The Toronto Marlies (15-9-1-1) take on the Charlotte Checkers (12-15-0-1) in the second game of a back-to-back series this afternoon at Time Warner Cable Arena at 12pm. This will conclude the season series between the two teams this season.
The Marlies defeated the Checkers last night in a 3-1 victory. Tyler Biggs, Spencer Abbott and Brad Ross notched goals for the Marlies while Zach Boychuk tallied the lone goal for the Checkers. The loss ended a 4 game winning streak for the Checkers. Currently, the Marlies lead the season series 3-0. With the loss, Charlotte drops to fourth in the West Division while the Marlies take sole possession of first place in the North with the victory.
Puck drop is at 12:00 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 pair of tickets to see the Marlies take on the Grand Rapids Griffins at Comerica Park on December 30th as part of the SiriusXM Hockeytown Winter Festival. There’s just a few rules and regs you need to know about so read them here.