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Mark covers all aspects of the Toronto Marlies for Maple Leafs Hot Stove. Mark has been covering the Marlies since 2008 at various outlets and has been with MLHS since 2015. Follow him on twitter: twitter.com/markukleaf
Alex Steeves, Toronto Marlies

Alex Steeves scores twice — including OT game-winner — as Toronto Marlies extend winning...

The Toronto Marlies could not have been facing a tougher challenge to kick off their six-game, 10-day road trip. The Atlantic Division leader Hershey Bears,...
Toronto Marlies vs. Belleville Senators, SDA

Erik Källgren turns aside 37 shots, Toronto Marlies win fourth straight with victory over...

“It’s a good sign when a group like this, at this time of the year, is starting to mature quickly as they are," said...
Toronto Marlies, Alex Steeves, Antti Suomela

Antti Suomela scores twice, Filip Král ties franchise record with three assists in one...

The Toronto Marlies extended their winning streak to three games by taking down the Atlantic Division leaders on Wednesday night. If there was a bone...
Alex Steeves, Toronto Marlies

Joey Anderson scores twice as Toronto Marlies topple league-leading Utica

"This was probably one of our more complete games in terms of effort and energy for 60 minutes... This is the time of year...
Toronto Marlies vs. Belleville Senators, Brett Seney

Mac Hollowell records multi-point game, Toronto Marlies bounce back with home win over Belleville

Slow starts have plagued the Toronto Marlies during Greg Moore’s tenure. Refreshingly, that was not the case in the rubber match against the Belleville...
Erik Kallgren, Toronto Marlies

Toronto Marlies suffer third consecutive home defeat with 2-1 loss to Belleville

Only twice this season have the Toronto Marlies managed to string two or more consecutive wins together. They never looked likely to follow up on...
Joseph Woll, Toronto Marlies

Joseph Woll’s 45 saves backstop Toronto Marlies to 5-2 road win over Belleville

For the third time this season, the Toronto Marlies recorded a 5-2 win over their 401 rivals in Belleville. In their first game action since...
Toronto Marlies vs. Belleville Senators

Toronto Marlies return to action with visit to Belleville following two-week COVID-19 hiatus

Writing out the following sentence still feels bizarre: The Toronto Marlies had 24 players test positive for COVID-19, along with five members of their...
Toronto Marlies vs. Syracuse Crunch

Covid protocol impacts Toronto Marlies lineup in 4-2 loss to Syracuse

Already hamstrung by an injury crisis and a string of NHL callups, COVID-19 protocols resulted in the Toronto Marlies playing a man short against...
Joseph Woll, Toronto Marlies

Toronto Marlies finish three-in-three weekend with defeat in Providence despite Joseph Woll’s strong effort

The Toronto Marlies continue to produce slow starts to games and cannot keep the puck out of their net. Despite some fantastic saves from Joseph...
Michael Hutchinson, Toronto Marlies

Toronto Marlies’ third-period collapse leads to regulation road loss in Bridgeport

Excellent special teams and a stellar goaltending performance from Erik Källgren helped paper over the cracks in Friday night’s win over Springfield. However, the defensive...
Joey Anderson, Toronto Marlies

Joey Anderson records first professional hat trick, Toronto Marlies win 4-2 in Springfield

Joey Anderson will rightly dominate the headlines from this victory thanks to his hat trick. However, the star of the show for the Toronto Marlies...
Petr Mrazek, Toronto Marlies

Petr Mrazek makes Toronto Marlies debut in lacklustre loss to Laval

The Toronto Marlies haven’t won a game in regulation since November 13, 2021. It is a run of seven games following a feeble 5-1 defeat...
Toronto Marlies vs. Cleveland Monsters

Alex Steeves scores OT winner, Keith Petruzzelli solid in debut as Toronto Marlies defeat...

The Toronto Marlies returned to winning ways despite a faltering penalty kill and another slow start. "Once we got through the first 15 minutes of...
Toronto Marlies vs. Cleveland Monsters

Defensive woes continue, Toronto Marlies concede five in loss to Cleveland

The Cleveland Monsters have outplayed the Toronto Marlies in the two previous contests between the clubs this year, but the Marlies managed to snag...
Toronto Marlies vs. Cleveland Monsters, Kyle Clifford

It was 4-1: Toronto Marlies blow another big lead in overtime loss to Cleveland

The Toronto Marlies may have led 4-1 at one point in the night, but they were outplayed throughout the game. In a strange contest featuring...
Josh Ho-Sang, Toronto Marlies

Josh Ho-Sang scores stunning OT winner, Toronto Marlies come back from 2-0 down in...

A Friday night tilt against a Lehigh Valley Phantoms team playing their sixth game in 11 days should have been the perfect recipe for...
Toronto Marlies vs. Laval Rocket

It was 5-1: Toronto Marlies blow four-goal lead inside 23 minutes in loss to...

Much of the post-game talk focused on this loss as a learning experience for a Toronto Marlies team guilty of letting its foot off...
Semyon Der-Arguchinstev, Toronto Marlies

Semyon Der-Arguchintsev scores dramatic game-winner, Toronto Marlies complete weekend sweep in Chicago

You could label this a gutsy and hard-fought Toronto Marlies victory. In truth, the two points were earned on the back of Michael Hutchinson's heroics...
Erik Kallgren, Toronto Marlies

Erik Källgren wins third straight, Toronto Marlies score five in win over Chicago

The final scoreline rarely tells the full story of a game. This was an extremely opportunistic victory for a Toronto Marlies team that is still...

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