The Toronto Marlies (21-11-2-2) continue their road trip tonight in as they take on the Chicago Wolves (20-14-1-2) at Allstate Arena in Chicago at 8:30 pm ET. This will mark the first of second match-ups between the two teams this season.
The Wolves currently sit second in the Midwest Division behind the Grand Rapids Griffins and are coming off of a 3-1 loss to the Griffins this past Wednesday on the road. Corey Locke currently leads the team in scoring with 25 points over 34 games.
The Marlies last game was on Wednesday against the Iowa Wild at Wells Fargo Arena where they skated away with a 4-3 win in overtime. T.J. Brennan had 4 points in the victory while Spencer Abbott had 2 goals and an assist. With the win, the Marlies extended their lead in the North Division to a 4-point lead over second place Hamilton.
Puck drop is at 8:30 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 prize pack. There’s just a few rules and regs you need to know about so read them here.