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The Toronto Marlies (41-21-2-4) return home to host the Rochester Americans (32-27-6-4) today at 3pm for their eighth of 10 meetings this season.

The Americans hosted the Binghamton Senators last night where they came away with a 4-3 victory, winning their second game in a row to keep their pursuit of the playoffs alive. With the win, the Americans are one point out of eighth place for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

The Marlies return home following a 5-1 loss to the Comets in Utica last night. ...

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The Toronto Marlies (41-20-2-4) are in Utica tonight to face the Comets (30-29-4-4) at 7pm for their fourth of six match-ups this season. The last time the Comets and Marlies met was on February 16th in a 2-1 Marlies loss.

The Comets last game was on Sunday where they defeated the Iowa Wild 3-2. Pascal Pelletier had a three point night, while goaltender Joe Cannata made 32 saves. The Comets currently sit in third place in the North Division and are 5 points out of the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

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Timing. It is everything in the world of AHL team pictures. You can’t show up the day before…though for the Marlies there was no shortage of trying…you have to be with the team the moment they snap the photo. Now whatever happens to you after or before matters very little. For all of history, a hundred years from now when they look at the photo on the walls of whatever rink they’ve built, you will have been on the team.

Take Jerry D’Amigo who has been instrumental ...

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Science is to academics what baking is to cooking. When you cook, you can add a little of this, a little of that and maybe come up with something interesting. When you bake, there is only following the recipe. IF you want the cookies to look and taste like the cookies in the book…you need to follow the recipe. This kind of rulemaking applies to a lot of science. There is no room to discuss how two negatives make a positive…it is just the rule. Creative people will ...

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The Toronto Marlies (40-20-2-4) will face the Abbotsford Heat (37-24-5-2) this afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum for their final match-up this season. The Marlies and Heat last faced off last Sunday on March 23rd, where the Marlies defeated Abbotsford 3-2.

The Heat roll into town following a 7-2 victory over the Comets in Utica, scoring 5 goals in the second period alone. Today’s match-up against the Marlies will be compete a six-game road trip for the Heat. With a record of 37-24-5-2 and 81 points, the Heat currently sit second in the ...

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The Toronto Marlies (40-20-2-3) host the Iowa Wild (25-30-6-4) this afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum for their second game of their three in three. The last time the Marlies and the Wild met was on January 15th where the Marlies defeated the Wild 4-3 in Iowa.

The Wild are coming off of a 7-0 shutout loss to the Charlotte Checkers this past Wednesday at home in an eventful affair. The teams amassed 44 penalties and 248 combined total penalty minutes. Today’s match-up against Toronto will be the first stop in a 5-game ...

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