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Toronto Marlies news, opinion and analysis from Maple Leafs Hotstove. Previews, post-games, weekly roundups, playoff coverage and more.

Playoff Platoon: A Look at the Toronto Marlies Goaltending Situation

Could one of the Toronto Marlies' perceived weakness heading into the post-season actually turn into one of their greatest strengths? Two young goaltenders with less than 80 minutes of playoff experience between them might appear to other...

Game #2 Review: Toronto Marlies 3 vs. Bridgeport Sound Tigers 0

All the talk before the playoffs was about how the Toronto Marlies were going to blow teams away with their potent offense. That hasn’t been the case so far, as they’ve shown impressive defensive fortitude...
William Nylander

Game #1 Review: Toronto Marlies 4 vs. Bridgeport Sound Tigers 1

A four-goal second period powered the Toronto Marlies past a dogged Sound Tigers team in Game 1 in Bridgeport. First Period In front of a somewhat underwhelming announced crowd of 3,567, the home side came out the better team...

Toronto Marlies vs. Bridgeport Sound Tigers — Game Two Projected Lines & Discussion Thread

Post Game Update: Toronto Marlies win 3-0 in Game 2, take 2-0 series lead back to Toronto Goals from Connor Brown (shorthanded), Ben Smith (primary assist to Kasperi Kapanen in his first playoff appearance after sitting...

Toronto Marlies vs. Bridgeport Sound Tigers: Round One Preview & Schedule

The most anticipated Calder Cup campaign in Toronto Marlies history begins Saturday night in Bridgeport. As has been mentioned often, this will be the first occasion in franchise history that Toronto will face off against the...

Previewing the Toronto Marlies Quest for the Calder Cup

Never has a Toronto Marlies team been better prepared for a shot at the Calder Cup. The Marlies have come close twice in the last five years. Even without their numerous injuries, I'd argue Toronto would not...

Toronto Marlies Week in Review: April 20

The final week of the regular season saw the Toronto Marlies claim four of a possible six points. The two victories ensured Toronto finished tied for the third-best record in AHL history with a 54-16-5-1...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 4 vs. Rochester Americans 2

The Toronto Marlies ended their season just as it begun -- with a victory. Both goalies were kept busy in a meaningless game featuring plenty of scoring chances but little in the way of sound defensive play.Once...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 3 vs. Rochester Americans 1

Wins at this stage of the season mean nothing for the Toronto Marlies. That was made obvious before the game, with Andrew Campbell collecting the Macgregor Kilpatrick Trophy before the Saturday meeting with the Rochester Americans.A lineup...
William Nylander

Game Review: Hartford Wolf Pack 3 vs. Toronto Marlies 2

The Toronto Marlies' big guns returned to the Ricoh after the Maple Leafs season once again finished prematurely. Today's lineup was more reminiscent of earlier in the season, but Toronto failed to match the intensity and desire of...

Toronto Marlies Week in Review: April 12

The Toronto Marlies had the opportunity to clinch all three league titles this weekend and break more franchise records in the process. With the Marlies giving opportunity to recently-signed younger players and rotating out their...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 3 vs. Albany Devils 0

The first and second place teams in the Eastern Conference did battle in what was essentially a meaningless game. Both teams dressed players who are likely not to feature in the playoffs, but Toronto did have one...

Game Review: Syracuse Crunch 3 vs. Toronto Marlies 2 (SO)

The Toronto Marlies winning streak was brought to a halt on the road Saturday night in Syracuse. Although fielding yet another altered lineup, this was a game the baby buds controlled in spells and really should...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 4 vs. Lake Erie Monsters 3 (OT)

The Toronto Marlies are the best team in the American Hockey League. It's a sentence that has been spoken and written many times in the past weeks and months, but it is now officially a...

Toronto Marlies Weekend Preview: April 8-10

The penultimate weekend of the AHL season will see the Toronto Marlies play a three in three for the eighth and final time in 2015-16. It will be the first time the Marlies have played...
Sam Carrick

Sam Carrick recalled from the Toronto Marlies

Sam Carrick will replace Rich Clune on the Toronto Maple Leafs roster for the last home game of the season Wednesday night versus Columbus. It looked like the chance for an NHL appearance had past Sam Carrick by...

Toronto Marlies Week in Review: April 5

The revolving door roster was in full effect this past week, but the Toronto Marlies were still a dominant force on the ice. After a perfect three for three against some tough opponents, the Marlies...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 6 vs. Grand Rapids Griffins 3

The half-century mark has been reached. The historic season continues as the Marlies' notched their 50th win with six games still to play in the 2015-16 regular season.Standing in the way were the Grand Rapids Griffins, who have...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 4 vs. Syracuse Crunch 3

The revolving door of lineup changes continued for the Toronto Marlies on Friday night. A visit to Syracuse saw Rich Clune named captain in the absence of Andrew Campbell. Tony Cameranesi, Willie Corrin and Kasimir...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 4 vs. St. John’s IceCaps 0

Special teams and goaltending proved the difference as Toronto and St. John's met for the last time this season. This was an all or nothing game for the IceCaps, as they were required to run the...