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Toronto vs Grand Rapids - Jussi Rynnas

Usually I’m game for coincidental stats. But this time I’m not too hot on it.

The Marlies are coming off a 4-3 shootout win. It’s only the second time they have seen the shootout this season. The first time was a Sunday home game against Grand Rapids. A contest the Griffins won 4-3.

Do you see what I’m talking about? A little close for comfort.

That said, I’m all about turning a new leaf; putting past demons behind me; and improving on lessons learned. I don’t expect the Marlies to take ...

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Kenny Ryan

So here we go, one more game and we will have all made it through our first three-in-three of the season. The more of these I experience, the more respect I gain for the players.

Thankfully for us all, this is one of only five this season. So we’re 20% of the way through.

Sunday brings with it a game against the Grand Rapids Griffins – AHL affiliate to the Detroit Red Wings. This is one of four meetings between the two clubs, half as many as last season as the Griffins ...

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Steeltown Showdown

A line of 175 people draws attention in even the most usual places on the most usual of days.

Now dress them in maroon and white jerseys in midday heat reaching well into the seventies. At this point both my empathy and intrigue go through the roof.

I’ll lay this out at the beginning; no, there was not an ice-cream truck fronting the group.

Hockey tickets went on sale Monday in Hershey, PA, for an event which is designed to take place in far cooler outdoor temperatures. The fourth year of the AHL’s ...

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@DJXMarksDaSpot

Highlight of the Night: Orr Flattens Griffin

 

Top Tweets:

@LeafsgirlSteph :: #LetsGoMarlies I wanna hear folks from Ricoh Colliseum at home

@discoposse :: First blood by Kadri. @TorontoMarlies at 1:04. Sweet!

@JE_Iannicello :: Nazem says ‘CALL ME UP!’ as he scores quickly in the first! 1-0 #Marlies

@ReMaxAllStar :: Colton Orr adds some spice to the game by taking out a couple of Griffins! #letsgomarlies

@MarliesSpartan :: Grand rapids scores and takes the lead 2-1 over the #Marlies. Time to dig deep for the W. #letsgomarlies

@cookwithnikki :: So many penalties?!? Nooooooo!!!!! The @TorontoMarlies need their guys ...

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