Home Authors Posts by Mark Rackham

Mark Rackham

692 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
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

Toronto Marlies Weekend Preview: February 19-20

After four outings on the road, the Toronto Marlies will begin a six-game homestead on Friday evening -- the longest stretch of consecutive games...

Toronto Marlies Week in Review: February 16

It was supposed to be a week that saw Sheldon Keefe put his group through rigorous drills after some poor play of late. That was turned on...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 2 vs. St. John’s 1

Toronto may not have gotten just reward for Saturday’s much-improved performance, but they were compensated Sunday afternoon despite another stellar performance from the man...

Game Review: St. John’s 3 vs. Toronto Marlies 1

St. John’s, Newfoundland may have become familiar surroundings for Toronto this season, but this was a much changed Marlies team visiting the East coast for...

How does the Dion Phaneuf trade impact the Toronto Marlies?

After Tuesday's Dion Phaneuf trade sent shockwaves through Leafs Nation, it’s the Toronto Marlies who will be most affected in the short term while the...

Toronto Maple Leafs recall Josh Leivo and Mark Arcobello; Bozak, Lupul and Matthias to...

Since getting sent down on January 11, Mark Arcobello has been on an offensive tear for the Toronto Marlies. He failed to register on the scoresheet...

Game Review: Manitoba Moose 6 vs. Toronto Marlies 5 (OT)

Despite beating the same opposition by a 6-2 score on Thursday evening, Marlies coach Sheldon Keefe was not a happy man during the post-game...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 6 vs. Manitoba Moose 2

Marlies too hot for Moose to handle The Manitoba Moose must be sick and tired of the all-conquering Toronto Marlies. Having lost all previous six games to...

Toronto Marlies Week In Review: February 2

While they took five of the last six available points entering the break, the All Star Game probably came at the right time for the Toronto Marlies. They’ve been...

Game Review: Binghamton Senators 6 vs. Toronto Marlies 5 (OT)

It was a game featuring many spills and thrills for the fans to enjoy, but there's no doubt Sheldon Keefe was tearing his hair out. Mental fatigue may...

Game Preview: Toronto Marlies vs. Binghamton Senators

After prevailing over the Grand Rapids Griffins with a late third period comeback on Friday evening, Toronto travelled back through the night for today’s...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 4 vs. Grand Rapids Griffins 2

Antoine Bibeau enables late third-period comeback Trailing 2-1 with less than seven minutes to play, the Toronto Marlies needed yet another comeback. Watching them, you never feel...
William Nylander - Christian Bonin / TSGphoto.com

Game Preview: Toronto Marlies vs. Grand Rapids Griffins

The return of William Nylander. A return to full practice with no issues this week means William Nylander will be allowed to make his return Friday...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 4 vs. Grand Rapids Griffins 0

Sparks superb as Marlies shut out Griffins Toronto crossed the border to play a school-day game in Grand Rapids on Wednesday. These two teams used to wage epic...

Toronto Marlies Week In Review: January 26

It was a perfect week for the Toronto Marlies, capturing all six points to take their season total to 70. The seven goals against Utica...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 7 vs. Utica Comets 1

Connor Brown back with a bang October 30, 2015 feels like a lifetime ago in this incredible season for the Toronto Marlies. It’s probably felt longer...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 4 vs. Utica Comets 2

Marlies power past Comets On Superhero day at Ricoh Coliseum, it was perhaps fitting that five of the six goals were scored on the powerplay. The...

Toronto Marlies Weekend Preview: January 23-24

Connor Brown is expected back at some point this weekend as the Toronto Marlies and the Utica Comets face off in a back-to-back situation...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 5 vs. Syracuse Crunch 4 (OT)

Mark Arcobello sparks Marlies comeback Are the Toronto Marlies ever a beaten team until the final buzzer? It's a question that the Syracuse Crunch must be asking...

Toronto Marlies Week In Review: January 19

The Toronto Marlies took four from a possible six points this past week. The road trip may have ended on a sour note, but Toronto...

Recent MLHS articles