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The Toronto Marlies and Chicago Wolves are back in action for Round 2 of the Calder Cup playoffs tonight at 8pm on LeafsTV.

The Marlies currently lead the best-of-seven series 1-0 following a convincing 5-2 victory last night. Trevor Smith opened up the scoring for the Marlies on the powerplay. In his return to the line-up from injury, Peter Holland tallied three points including a goal and two assists. Spencer Abbott, who was also playing in his first game back from injury also had two assists in the victory. With an ...

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The Toronto Marlies quest for the Calder Cup continues tonight as game 1 of the Western Conference Semi-Finals kicks off in Chicago at 8:30 pm ET. The Marlies will be taking on the Chicago Wolves, AHL affiliate of the St. Louis Blues in the best-of-seven series.

The Marlies were last in action on Thursday, May 1st, where they completed the sweep of their first round opponents, the Milwaukee Admirals in Game 3 at Ricoh Coliseum. Jerry D’Amigo currently leads the Marlies in playoff scoring with 6 points over three games.

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As the Marlies get set for Round 2 of the Calder Cup Playoffs which kicks off tomorrow night in Chicago, here’s an infographic preview of how the two teams stack up against one another:

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On Tuesday, the OHL announced in a press conference at Ricoh Coliseum that Leafs prospect Connor Brown was the winner of the Red Tilson Trophy for the OHL’s Most Outstanding Player of the Year.

Brown captured the Eddie Powers Memorial Trophy as the league’s Top Scorer setting a franchise record with 128 points in 68 games including 45 goals and 83 assists leading the Otters to their best season in team history with 52 wins and 106 points.

Take a closer look at Brown’s season in the infographic below:

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Game 3 of the Marlies Round 1 series shifts to Ricoh Coliseum as the Marlies take on the Milwaukee Admirals tonight at 7pm ET on RogersTV.

The Marlies currently lead the best-of-fives series 2-0 after two convincing victories in Milwaukee this past weekend and have a chance to close out the series tonight. The Marlies have outscored the Admirals 11-4 with Sam Carrick leading the way with 3 goals over the two games. Jerry D’Amigo has 5 points so far in the playoffs, while Drew MacIntyre hads a 0.933 save percentage over ...

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The Toronto Marlies currently lead their Round 1, best-of-five playoff series versus the Milwaukee Admirals 2-0. The series is set to return home tomorrow for Game 3 in a possible deciding game. Puck drop is at 7pm, you won’t want to miss it. Click here for tickets or tune in on RogersTV.

Check out how the series stacks up so far in this nifty infographic:

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The Toronto Marlies won’t have to wait long to defend their round 1 series lead over the Milwaukee Admirals as Game 2 of the best-of-five series is set for tonight at 8pm ET at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee. The Marlies took a 1-0 series lead after defeating the Admirals by a score of 6-2 last night in Wisconsin.

After a tentative start for both teams, the Marlies seemed to take control of the game after Sam Carrick opened up the scoring for the Marlies late in ...

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The quest for the Calder Cup begins tonight for the Toronto Marlies as game 1 of their first round match-up versus the Milwaukee Admirals, AHL affiliate of the Nashville Predators, kicks off tonight at the Bradley Center in Wisconsin at 8pm ET on LeafsTV.

The Marlies finished the season with 96 points, good for first in the North Division and third overall in the Western Conference. The Marlies captured their third straight North Division title this season and became only the sixth team in AHL history to do so. ...

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As the Marlies get set to take on the Milwaukee Admirals in Round 1 of the Calder Cup Playoffs, here’s an infographic that takes a look at how the two teams stack up:

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The Toronto Marlies (44-25-2-4) finish off the regular season at home as they host the Rochester Americans (37-27-6-5) today at 3pm for Fan Appreciation Day.

The Americans officially clinched a playoff berth earlier this week and are coming off of a 5-1 victory over the Syracuse Crunch at home on Saturday evening. Phil Varone leads the team in scoring with 61 points over 68 games this season.

The Marlies return home after being on the road for the past 5 games. The team is coming off of a 3-2 loss to the ...

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The Toronto Marlies (44-24-2-4) are in Utica to take on the Comets (33-32-5-4) in their final match-up this season and their final road game of the regular season tonight at 7pm on AHL Live. The last time these two teams met was on Sunday, April 6th at home, where the Marlies defeated the Comets 3-2. The victory clinched the North Division title for the third straight year for the Marlies.

The Comets were officially eliminated from playoff contention after a 4-1 loss to the Rochester Americans on Wednesday evening. David Marshall ...

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The road trip continues for the Toronto Marlies (43-24-2-4) as they visit the Binghamton Senators (42-24-2-5) in their final match-up this season at 7:05pm on AHL Live. The last meeting between the Marlies and Senators was on February 26th in Toronto, where the Marlies defeated the Senators by a score of 4-2.

The Senators currently sit 5th in the Eastern Conference and officially clinched a berth in the 2014 Calder Cup Playoffs this past Sunday despite falling 1-0 to the Hershey Bears in overtime. Stephane da Costa currently leads the team ...

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The Toronto Marlies (42-24-2-4) are in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton to take on the Penguins (42-23-3-5) to close out a three-in-three weekend. This will be the second and final match-up between the two teams this season. The Marlies and Penguins faced off on March 9th at Ricoh Coliseum where the Marlies fell 4-3 in a shootout.

The Penguins are coming off of a 2-1 victory over the Binghamton Senators on Saturday evening that officially clinched the team a berth in the 2014 Calder Cup Playoffs. With 92 points, the Penguins currently sit atop the ...

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The Toronto Marlies (42-23-2-4) are in Syracuse to take on the Crunch (29-30-4-6) tonight at 7:00 pm in their final match-up this season. The last time these two teams met was on January 3rd at Ricoh Coliseum where the Marlies were defeated by the Crunch 6-3.

The Crunch currently sit last in the East Division with 70 points and are coming off of a 3-2 shootout loss to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at home on Friday night. Brett Connolly leads the team in scoring with 51 points and has collected ...

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Check out more in the Marlies Weekly Release.

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The Toronto Marlies (42-22-2-4) are hitting the road this week for three games in three days. First stop, they visit the Rochester Americans (33-27-6-4) for a 7:05 tilt tonight on AHL Live. The Marlies are 4-3-0-1 against the Americans this year. This will be the 9th of 10 match-ups between the two teams this season.

The Americans last game was against the Marlies on Saturday, April 5th where they stunned the Marlies with a 4-3 comeback win. The Americans erased a 3 goal deficit with 4 unanswered goals in ...

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It’s a busy weekend for the Toronto Marlies (41-22-2-4) as they close out a three-in-three weekend as they hit the ice this afternoon against the Utica Comets (31-29-4-4) at 3pm. The last time these two teams met was this past Friday, where the Comets defeated the Marlies in a convincing 5-1 victory. The Marlies will once again be looking to secure the North Division championship with a win this afternoon.

The Comets were defeated 6-5 in OT by the Syracuse Crunch last night on the road. The Comets held ...

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The Toronto Marlies (41-21-2-4) return home to host the Rochester Americans (32-27-6-4) today at 3pm for their eighth of 10 meetings this season.

The Americans hosted the Binghamton Senators last night where they came away with a 4-3 victory, winning their second game in a row to keep their pursuit of the playoffs alive. With the win, the Americans are one point out of eighth place for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

The Marlies return home following a 5-1 loss to the Comets in Utica last night. ...

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The Toronto Marlies (41-20-2-4) are in Utica tonight to face the Comets (30-29-4-4) at 7pm for their fourth of six match-ups this season. The last time the Comets and Marlies met was on February 16th in a 2-1 Marlies loss.

The Comets last game was on Sunday where they defeated the Iowa Wild 3-2. Pascal Pelletier had a three point night, while goaltender Joe Cannata made 32 saves. The Comets currently sit in third place in the North Division and are 5 points out of the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

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The Toronto Marlies (40-20-2-4) will face the Abbotsford Heat (37-24-5-2) this afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum for their final match-up this season. The Marlies and Heat last faced off last Sunday on March 23rd, where the Marlies defeated Abbotsford 3-2.

The Heat roll into town following a 7-2 victory over the Comets in Utica, scoring 5 goals in the second period alone. Today’s match-up against the Marlies will be compete a six-game road trip for the Heat. With a record of 37-24-5-2 and 81 points, the Heat currently sit second in the ...

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