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Game #40 Review: Toronto Marlies 2 vs. Springfield Thunderbirds 1

A gutsy team performance from the Toronto Marlies and a good showing from Garret Sparks should have been the main headlines after this game. Instead, the focus will be on the injury to Brendan Leipsic,...

Game #39 Review: Bridgeport Sound Tigers 4 vs. Toronto Marlies 3

The Toronto Marlies completed a three-goal comeback but left Bridgeport pointless on Saturday. The Marlies have found a way to generate offense all of a sudden but can't seem to keep the puck out of their net this weekend,...

Game #38 Review: Toronto Marlies 7 vs. Hartford Wolf Pack 4

This was something of a must-have game for the Toronto Marlies as they look to put themselves back into the playoff picture this weekend. Struggling for offense throughout their four-game losing slide, a visit with...

Toronto Marlies Weekend Preview: January 20-22

Sitting at the foot of the North Division with a record four games below parity, a strong run of results on the upcoming six-game road trip is required for the Toronto Marlies to get...

Toronto Maple Leafs claim Seth Griffith (again), assign him to the Toronto Marlies

The Toronto Maple Leafs have picked up 24-year-old right winger Seth Griffith off of the waiver wire for the second time this season. Griffith, a former London Knight, was originally claimed by Toronto the day...

Toronto Marlies Week in Review: January 11-19

Sheldon Keefe’s quote after the loss to Rochester perfectly summed up the past week for the Toronto Marlies: “Anything that we got, we had to earn. Anything they got, they got it handed to...

Game #37 Review: Rochester Americans 3 vs. Toronto Marlies 2

The Toronto Marlies fell to their third straight loss Saturday night versus Rochester. After facing the league’s top team and the North Division leaders in the past two outings, this was an easier task on...

Game #36 Review: Syracuse Crunch 5 vs. Toronto Marlies 4

The Toronto Marlies fell to their 12th defeat on the road this season, but it wasn’t all their own doing in what was a particularly vicious game against a vindictive and physical Syracuse team. The...

Game #35 Review: Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins 2 vs. Toronto Marlies 1

The Toronto Marlies faced a daunting task on a rare Wednesday night tilt at Ricoh Coliseum. Wilkes-Barre Scranton sits atop the AHL standings, leading the league in goals and winners of 25 of their 35...

Toronto Marlies Week(s) in Review: December 23 – January 10

It’s been a busy post-Christmas stretch for the Toronto Marlies with seven games in 14 days. A record of 2-4-1-0 has dropped the Marlies below .500, but there is more reason for optimism lately with...

Game #34 Review: Rochester Americans 4 vs. Toronto Marlies 3 (OT)

The Toronto Marlies rallied late to salvage a point against their North Division rivals. However, Toronto was in a position to collect the full two points on offer despite a sloppy performance overall. First Period A back-and-forth start...

Game #33 Review: Toronto Marlies 5 vs. Rochester Americans 0

Only time will tell if this win will prove to be a turning point in the Toronto Marlies season. In what was arguably their best home performance of 2016-17 so far, the Marlies recorded their...

Kasperi Kapanen, Brendan Leipsic named to AHL All-Star Team

Brendan Leipsic and Kasperi Kapanen have both been selected to represent the North Division at the 2017 AHL All-Star event. It’s the second time Leipsic has received the honour, having been a late addition to the...

Game #32 Review: Toronto Marlies 4 vs. Manitoba Moose 3

The Toronto Marlies' struggling offense finally broke through on Wednesday night in Manitoba, snapping a four-game losing skid in the process. Toronto wasn't able to dominate the play as they did Tuesday evening -- partially due...

Game #31 Review: Manitoba Moose 2 vs. Toronto Marlies 1

A new year brings new hope, but it was a case of the same old issues for the Toronto Marlies. In fairness, this was a far better performance on the road than they've managed of late....

The 2016-17 Toronto Marlies: Where is it going wrong?

The 2015-16 Toronto Marlies will forever be remembered by those who bore witness to their exciting brand of hockey. Despite not fulfilling their championship potential, the team broke multiple records and proved incredibly entertaining...

Game #30 Review: Albany Devils 4 vs. Toronto Marlies 2

The Toronto Marlies finished 2016 with a whimper, falling to their tenth regulation road defeat of the season. Despite taking the lead on two occasions, Toronto rarely looked likely to hold off an Albany team...

Game #29 Review: Binghamton Senators 3 vs. Toronto Marlies 1

The Toronto Marlies hit a new low on Wednesday night when they were comprehensibly beaten by the bottom-ranked team in the American Hockey League. The Binghamton Senators have been in better of form of late...

Game #28 Review: St. John’s IceCaps 2 vs. Toronto Marlies 1

Individual defensive errors proved costly as the Marlies fell to defeat in a Boxing Day clash against the St. John’s IceCaps. With the two rivals missing their top offensive talent, goals were always going to...

Toronto Marlies Week in Review: December 14 – 22

The Toronto Marlies won just a single game for the third consecutive week. December has not been kind to the Marlies, who have now lost six of their last nine. Toronto's most recent win did...

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