The Toronto Marlies (25-13-2-2) are in Oklahoma City to take on the Barons (16-22-1-5) in the first of only two match-ups between the two teams this season.
The Barons currently sit last in the West Division and are coming off a 9-3 loss against the Charlotte Checkers on the road last Friday. Anton Lander currently leads the team in scoring with 25 points over 27 games. Former Marlies Will Acton and former Marlies captain Ryan Hamilton currently play for the Barons.
The Marlies last hit the ice on Sunday with a 3-2 overtime win over the Lake Erie Monsters at home. Stuart Percy scored his first goal of the season in the victory while Drew MacIntyre stopped all four shooters he faced in the shootout. The Marlies currently have an eight point lead over the Rochester Americans for first place in the North Division.
Puck drop is at 8:00 pm ET, 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 Marlies prize pack. There’s just a few rules and regs you need to know about so read them here.