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The deciding game between the Marlies and Griffins in their Western Conference Quarterfinal series is set for 5pm tonight at the Van Andel Arena. The winner of the game will advance to the Western Conference Semi-Finals.

Home ice and special teams have been the difference makers in the series. Following two victories at home, the Marlies had the early advantage before the series shifted to Grand Rapids for games 3 and 4. The Griffins defeated the Marlies in a 5-4 victory on Saturday in Game 4 to force Game 5. Two […]

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 The Western Conference Quarterfinal series between the Marlies and Griffins resume tonight with Game 4 set for 7pm in Grand Rapids. Catch all of the action on LeafsTV.

The Marlies currently hold a 2-1 series lead and have the opportunity to close out the series with a victory tonight. Toronto dropped a 5-2 game 3 decision in Grand Rapids on Wednesday. Troy Bodie scored for the Marlies in his return to the line-up while Christopher Gibson made 25 saves, including one on the penalty shot. Teemu Pulkkinen lead the way for […]

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Game 3 of the Western Conference Quarter Final series between the Toronto Marlies and Grand Rapids Griffins is set for today at 7pm as the series shifts to Grand Rapids, Michigan. Catch all of the action live on LeafsTV and TSN1050.

The Marlies currently hold a 2-0 lead in the best-of-five series and have an opportunity to close out tonight against the Griffins. Games 1 and 2 in Toronto were both decisive victories for the Marlies, with Toronto scoring a combined 12 goals over the two games. TJ Brennan, Byron Froese […]

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The Western Conference Quarterfinal match-up between the Marlies and Griffins continues today as Game 2 is set for 3pm at Ricoh Coliseum.

The Marlies took a 1-0 lead in the best-of-five series against the Griffins with a 7-4 win yesterday at Ricoh Coliseum. Seven different Marlies tallied for Toronto in the win, with 13 different players tallying at least one point. Josh Leivo lead the way with a four point effort including one goal and three assists. Jack Rodewald and Matt Rupert both scored their first pro goals in the victory. […]

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The Marlies kick off their quest for the Calder Cup this Saturday versus the Grand Rapids Griffins in Round 1. Take a look below at how the teams match-up:

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The Toronto Marlies will close out their 2014-15 regular season schedule with a tilt against the Chicago Wolves this afternoon at 5pm on AHL Live. The last time these two teams met was on April 1st, where the Marlies fell 2-1 to the Wolves at Ricoh Coliseum.

The Wolves are coming off of a 4-3 win over the Milwaukee Admirals on Saturday evening. Shane Harper currently leads the team in scoring with 80 points. At 87 points, the Wolves currently sit in 7th place in the Western Conference.

The Marlies are coming […]

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The Toronto Marlies continue their road trip as they make a visit to Rockford to take on the IceHogs at 8pm ET on AHL Live. This will be the second and final meeting between the two teams this season. The last time the two teams met was on October 19th in Toronto where the Marlies defeated the IceHogs 3-0.

The IceHogs are coming off of a 4-3 win over the Chicago Wolves on Friday evening, marking their 9th straight home victory. With 99 points, the IceHogs are 4th in the Western […]

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The Toronto Marlies continue their road trip with a tilt against the Admirals in Milwukee tonight at 8pm on AHL Live. This will be the second game of a two-game season series between the two teams this season. The last time these two teams met, the Marlies defeated the Admirals 3-2 in overtime at home.

The Admirals last hit the ice a week ago on Friday, where they lost to the Chicago Wolves by a score of 4-1. They are currently in the middle of a 4-game losing streak and were […]

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The Toronto Marlies finish off the 2014-15 regular season with a four-game road trip, starting on Tuesday evening in Iowa as they face the Wild at 8pm on AHL Live. This will be the second and final match-up between Toronto and Iowa this season, with the Marlies holding the 1-0 advantage over the Wild. Their last meeting was on February 7th, where the Marlies skated to a 5-1 victory over Iowa at home.

Iowa has won five of their last four games, their last victory being a 1-0 win over the […]

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The Toronto Marlies will play their final regular season game at home on Saturday as they host the Rochester Americans today at 3pm on RogersTV. This will be the 10th and final match-up between the Marlies and Americans this season and the second game of a back-to-back, home-and-home weekend match-up between the two teams.

The Marlies defeated the Americans 3-1 in Rochester on Friday evening. With the victory, the Marlies currently hold a 7-2 advantage in the season series against Rochester. Sam Carrick, Brendan Leipsic and Connor Brown tallied for the […]

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The Toronto Marlies are in Rochester in the first of back-to-back games against the Americans this weekend. This will be the 9th of 10 match-ups between the two teams this season with the Marlies leading the season series 6-2 so far. Puck drop is at 7pm on AHL Live.

The Americans are coming off of a 5-1 victory over the Lake Erie Monsters on Thursday evening to sweep their season series against Lake Erie. The win snapped a four-game losing streak for the Americans. Tim Schaller leads the Americans in scoring […]

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The Toronto Marlies return to the ice at home as they host the Adirondack Flames for their 8th and final match-up. This year, the Marlies hold a 3-4 record against the Flames.

Adirondack comes to Toronto following a 7-3 win over the San Antonio Rampage on Saturday on the road. This will be the fourth game of a five-game road trip for the Flames. David Wolf leads the team in scoring with 36 points. With 74 points, the Flames sit in 4th in the North Division and 11th in the Western […]

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The Toronto Marlies will play their second game in as many nights as they take on the Grand Rapids Griffins at the Van Andel Arena on Saturday night at 7pm on AHL Live. This will be the fourth and final match-up meeting between the two teams this season. The last time the Marlies and Griffins met was on February 4th, where the Marlies fell to the Griffins 3-1.

After clinching a playoff berth on Thursday, the Griffins are coming off of a 6-2 loss to the Rockford IceHogs on Friday evening […]

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The Toronto Marlies are on the road this weekend, their first stop on the roadie is in Cleveland when they take on the Lake Erie Monsters tonight at 7:30pm. This will be the fourth and final meeting between the Marlies and Monsters this season. The Marlies are 1-2 against Lake Erie so far this year. The last meeting between the two teams was on Friday, March 20th at home where the Marlies defeated the Monsters 2-1.

The Monsters last game was on Wednesday, April 1st where they hosted the Milwaukee Admirals […]

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The Toronto Marlies are back on home ice as they host an April Fool’s tilt against the Chicago Wolves at 7pm on AHL Live. This will be the first meeting between the two clubs this season, both of whom are vying to secure a post-season berth.

The Wolves currently sit in 8th place in the Western Conference with 75 points. Chicago comes into Ricoh riding a five-game win streak, their last victory being a 3-2 win over the Iowa Wild at home on Sunday. Shane Harper currently leads the team in […]

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It’s an afternoon tilt for the Marlies as they take on the Americans in Rochester today at 3pm on AHL Live. This will be the 8th of 10 meetings between the North Division rivals this season.

Rochester is coming off of a 2-0 shutout win over the Syracuse Crunch last night on the road. It was the second game of a three-in-three weekend for the Americans. Andrey Makarov earned his third shutout of the season for the Americans, his second against the Crunch this season. Chad Ruhwedel leads the Americans on […]

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The Toronto Marlies will be facing the Hamilton Bulldogs one last time at 3pm today on RogersTV. This will be the final meeting between the two teams of this storied rivalry, as the Bulldogs will be moving to St. John’s starting next season. Today will also be Canadian Women’s Hockey Day at Ricoh Coliseum with members of the Toronto Furies of the CWHL in attendance.

Hamilton is coming off of a 3-2 OT loss to the Rochester Americans last night in Rochester. T.J. Hensick and Charles Hudon currently lead the team […]

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The Toronto Marlies return ot the ice at Ricoh Coliseum today at 11am when they host the Oklahoma City Barons in their final S

chool Day Game of the season as they host students from the York Catholic District School Board. This will be the final meeting between the Marlies and Barons this season, with the Marlies holding a 0-1 record against OKC so far this year.

Oklahoma City comes into Ricoh on a 4-game losing streak, their last game being a 4-1 loss against the Chicago Wolves at home on Sunday. […]

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The Toronto Marlies return to the ice on Saturday at 3pm when they host the Rochester Americans on RogersTV. This will be the 7th of 10 match-ups between the two teams this season.

Rochester is coming off of a 4-2 loss to the Utica Comets last night on the road. Evan Rankin notched his 100th AHL point with a goal in the loss. Tim Schaller leads the team in scoring with 40 points. With 56 points, the Americans currently sit in 13th in the Western Conference.

The Marlies are coming off of […]

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The Toronto Marlies will host their inaugural Star Wars Night tonight at 7pm as they face the Lake Erie Monsters on AHL Live. In partnership with Toronto ComiCon, the Marlies are encouraging fans to dress up as their favourite characters in a celebration of fandom to kick off Toronto ComiCon weekend. $5 from every ticket sold through Toronto ComiCon will be going to SickKids Foundation.The 501st Legion Canadian Garrison will be in attendance to meet with fans, with Star Wars themed programming and giveaways in-game.

This will be the third match-up […]

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