The Toronto Marlies (24-13-2-2) host the Lake Erie Monsters (17-20-0-3) this evening at Ricoh Coliseum to close out their third game in three days this weekend.
The Monsters hosted the Hamilton Bulldogs at Quicken Loans Arena where they fell 6-2, dropping their 7th straight game. Karl Stollery notched an assist and has five points over his last five games. With a record of 17-20-03, the Monsters sit fourth in the North Division.
The Marlies fell to the Chicago Wolves 2-1 yesterday afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum. T.J. Brennan scored the lone goal for the Marlies and continues to lead the AHL in scoring for a defenceman.
This will be the fourth of eight match-ups between the Marlies and Monsters this season. The last time these two teams faced off was on December 5th in Cleveland, where the Marlies dropped the decision 2-1.
Puck drop is at 5pm, catch all of the action on AHL Live. 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 a pair of House of Marley headphones. There’s just a few rules and regs you need to know about so read them here.