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 Utica Comets in their final match-up of the season. Brad Staubitz and Josh Leivo scored the two goals for the Marlies. T.J. Brennan continues to lead the team in scoring with 72 points over 75 games.
Puck drop is at 3:00 pm ET, catch all of the action on RogersTV. The first 3000 fans will receive a Marlies team photo. Don’t forget to follow the official Marlies Twitter account (@TorontoMarlies) and join us for the #MarliesLive live chat. We’ll be looking for the #MarliesLive Tweet of the Night and the winner will take home 4 tickets to a round 1 Toronto Marlies playoff home game. There’s just a few rules and regs you need to know about so read them here.