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The Toronto Marlies will look to bounce back after falling to the Texas Stars on Wednesday evening 3-2 as Game 4 is set for  tonight at Ricoh Coliseum. With the loss, the Stars now lead the best-of-seven series 2-1.

The Marlies opened the scoring once again in the game when T.J. Brennan scored just over 9 minutes into the first period. Texas would come back early in the second period to tie it, and the two teams traded goals in the third period but Travis Morin would ultimately score the difference ...

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Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals between the Toronto Marlies and Texas stars comes to Toronto tonight at 7pm. The Stars evened up the series 1-1 with a convincing 6-3 victory over the Marlies on Monday night in Texas.

Brett Ritchie and Scott Glennie had two goals each for the stars while Mike Hedden had three assists in the Stars win. The two teams traded goals in a 5-goal second period, but the Stars ultimately came out on top in the end to tie up the series. Toronto went 1-for-5 ...

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After a weekend off, the Toronto Marlies and Texas Stars return to the ice for Game 2 of the Calder Cup Western Conference Finals at Cedar Park Center. Puck drop is at 8:30pm live on LeafsTV.

The Marlies currently lead the series 1-0 after a 5-1 victory over the Stars in Texas on Friday night. Brandon Kozun opened the scoring for the Marlies while T.J. Brennan and Peter Holland scored just 13 seconds apart in the second period. Drew MacIntyre made 49 saves in the Marlies winning effort.

Despite the score, Marlies ...

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The Western Conference Finals of the Calder Cup playoffs kicks off tonight with the Toronto Marlies and Texas Stars facing off in Texas, live on LeafsTV at 8:30pm.

The Stars eliminated the Grand Rapids Griffins in six games in Round 2 to advance to the Western Conference Finals. The team finished the AHL regular season 1st in the Western Conference with 106 points and 48 wins. Travis Morin lead the league in scoring with 88 points over 66 games played. He also currently leads the Stars in playoff scoring with 10 points ...

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Tomorrow, the Marlies quest for the Calder Cup continues as Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals versus the Texas Stars kicks off at 8:30pm on LeafsTV live from Texas.

The Texas Stars finished off the season first in the Western Conference and boasts a skilled line-up. The Stars defeated the Grand Rapids Griffins in Round 2 in six games to advance to the Western Conference Finals and faced the Marlies 4 times during the regular season. Check out this infographic on how the two teams match-up:

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History, when it comes to team play, often doesn’t mean much in the American Hockey League. What happened last year is so disconnected from what is happening now that establishing any kind of rivalry beyond geographical is a reach. Even what happened during the year doesn’t play into the current narrative that much.

Way back in the previous era that was November (it just seemed that long ago) the teams split home games with a SO win in Toronto for the Marlies. Korbinian Holzer had the game tying and Jamie Devane ...

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