The Toronto Marlies (39-20-2-3) are once again in Rochester to take on the Americans (30-26-6-4) for their 7th match-up of the season. The last time these two teams met was on Tuesday, March 25th at Ricoh Coliseum, where the Marlies defeated the Americans 3-1.
The Americans fell to the Milwaukee Admirals on Wednesday at home by a score of 3-1 for their eighth loss in a row. With 70 points, the Americans currently sit 2nd in the North Division, and 9th in the Western Conference.
The Marlies last hit the ice on Tuesday against the Americans at home and will be playing three games in three nights this weekend. Spencer Abbott continues to lead the team in scoring with 69 points over 61 games.
Puck drop is at 7:05 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 third jersey. There’s just a few rules and regs you need to know about so read them here.