AHL Toronto Marlies vs Preoria Rivermen, March 10, 2013


Congrat’s are in order for Marlies forward Mike Zigomanis. The Scarborough native is in his 4th year with his hometown franchise and recently hit a pair of AHL milestones. After playing in his 500th AHL game on February 23rd vs Milwaukee, number 7  again laced em’ up for the Marlies on March 6th vs Syracuse and recorded point number 400 in his AHL career. That mark was acheived at Ricoh and in front of over 7 thousand students from around the GTA as the Marlies defeated the Crunch 6-3.



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Toronto vs Peoria - Jesse Blacker

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Here are six notes from me, to you, ahead of Sunday’s game against the Peoria Rivermen:

I’d way rather take a cab ride to the ACC than a bus to Peoria (10hrs)
Despite the 4-2 loss to Abbotsford on Saturday, Marlies maintain their top-of-the-division, third-in-the-conference ranking
Joe Colborne has points in three straight games
Peoria sit 14th in the Western Conference and have managed only two wins over their past five
Stud Peoria goaltender – and former Canadian World Junior – Jake Allen was recently recalled to […]

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Toronto vs Abbotsford - Ryan Hamilton

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Here are six things to keep in mind ahead of Saturday’s game against the Abbotsford Heat:

With 21 games left in the regular season the Toronto Marlies sit third in the conference, four points out of second and ten back of first
With a pair of assists on Wednesday, Mike Zigomanis hit the 400 point marker
Wednesday’s school-day win over Syracuse was the first time Drew MacIntyre has allowed more than two goals in his six starts with Toronto
The Heat have lost three straight and a […]

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Toronto vs Binghamton - Jerry D'Amigo

Here are six points ahead of Wednesday’s game against Syracuse:

The Marlies play the first of two school-day games at Ricoh Coliseum, to catch the action make sure you tune in starting at 11am
In five appearances for the Marlies, Drew MacIntyre has allowed only six goals against and was most recently named the AHL Player of the Week
Sam Carrick has an assist and three shots through his first two AHL games
Syracuse ranks second in the East while the Marlies sit third in the West
Syracuse’s Ondrej Palat has four goals […]

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AHL Toronto Marlies vs Binghamton Senators, March 2, 2013


Sam Carrick has played hockey in the Toronto area for a long time. The 21-year-old played his entire OHL career in Brampton, totalling almost 300 games with the Battalion. After a stint with Idaho in the ECHL, the Stouffville native returned home to play his 1st AHL game in his own backyard. Lacing them up for the Marlies on Saturday vs the Binghamton Senators, the Maple Leafs 5th rounder was quick

to make it a milestone affair. Sam tallied an assist on Toronto’s opening goal of the game, and grabbed his […]

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Toronto vs Binghamton - Paul Ranger Jake Gardiner

Here are six points ahead of Saturday’s game against Binghamton:

Toronto’s captain Ryan Hamilton ranks second in the league with a shooting percentage of 24
Ranked third in the conference, Toronto needs four points to take second
Making his first return to Toronto is ex-Maple Leafs defenceman Brett Lebda
Binghamton has won only three of their last seven
The Marlies are 5-4-0-1 in their last ten meetings against the Senators
Tune into all the action starting at 3pm on Rogers TV, TSN 1050 and AHL Live

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