Toronto Marlies 10 Rochester Americans 5 (Ricoh Coliseum) That film title perfectly reflects up each period of play for the Toronto Marlies, although not necessarily in that order. Playing an Amerks team who struggle to score with much regularity, the Marlies barely reached third gear and almost paid the price for little structure and individuals … More The good, the bad and the ugly
It proved to be a tale of goaltending, special teams and missed opportunities as Toronto fell in regulation at home for the first time in 2016. Garret Sparks had a game to forget and allowed the very first shot he faced during an opening period that was dominated by the home team. After relinquishing control … More Marlies taught lesson by experienced Bears
The Binghamton Senators made be rock bottom of the Eastern Conference but they‘ve been far from an easy touch at times this season. Just ask Toronto who have fallen to defeat twice against Binghamton, most recently a 6-5 OT loss where recent addition Tobias Lindberg scored the winner. Coming into this encounter, the B-Sens had … More Quick fire double enough for Marlies to down Bingo
Just two games for the Toronto Marlies this past week but a pair of memorable comebacks wins against some of the better opposition in the AHL. Beginning a six game home stand, Toronto welcomed second place Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to Ricoh Coliseum on Friday evening. Young goaltender Matt Murray is probably the best prospect between the … More Marlies Monday: February 22, 2016
During the last campaign, the Toronto Marlies fought and scrapped their way into the playoffs, winning the last game of the regular season to finish with forty wins. It’s quite incredible then, that they’ve managed the same feat with 23 games of the 2015/16 season still to play and are on course to finish as … More Leipsic’s double strike sinks Pirates
This Toronto Marlies team continue to confound and astound as they performed yet another miraculous comeback. Back in December Toronto trailed 3-0 early in the third period against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins before scoring three short-handed goal to tie the game and winning in a shootout. The Marlies were horribly out-played in that game but this … More Third Period-Four goal blast lift’s Marlies over Pens.
It was supposed to be the week that saw Sheldon Keefe put his young crop of recruits through rigorous drills in training after some very poor play of late. That was turned on it’s head somewhat and Keefe’s best laid plans were put on hold with the Dion Phaneuf trade, injuries and call-ups leaving the … More Marlies Monday: February 15, 2016