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The joy of the victory that propelled the Toronto Marlies into the Calder Cup Finals has been tempered by the announcement that Matt Frattin, who leads the AHL in goal scoring will be lost for the remainder of the playoffs with a knee injury.
The 24 year old Frattin was injured in the process of scoring into an empty net with 42 seconds remaining in the series clinching game Friday night.
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The Toronto Marlies got some bad news today when they learned that former Fighting Sioux forward Matt Frattin has suffered a knee injury and will need surgery. That's a big loss for the Marlies because Frattin is tied for the lead in scoring for the Toronto Marlies with (10g-3a-13 pts). Frattin is a restricted free agent and will need to be signed in the off-season.
If forward Matt Frattin is hurt it could be a big hit for the Toronto Marlies.
Frattin's goal against OKC
Marlies move on to the Calder Cup finals
Frattin Scores two as Marlies win
Oklahoma City Barons bury Toronto Marlies 5-1
Frattin scores twice as Marlies take series lead against Baron
Seems like your typical Matt Frattin goal, hard working and doesn't give up on the effort, you can also see Frattin's other goal here by watching the Marlies game six in six minutes highlights.
Beast Mode - as he has been all series long against OKC Barons - Frattin was again a monster in game six against the Oklahoma City Barons. Frattin scored his ninth...
Here is the latest on the Toronto Marlies injury situation. Sound familiar? Sounds a lot like this year’s version of the UND Fighting Sioux – major injury problems – as it stands now, it looks like it could be all in for Marlies as well. Those that can dress could end up playing for the Marlies. The Marlies won their series with the OKC Barons, but...
Toronto Maple Leafs president and general manager Brian Burke told TVA Sports that he has not had serious discussions with the Vancouver Canucks about acquiring goalie Roberto Luongo.
There has not been significant discussion (with the Canucks) about that player.
That doesn’t mean Burke won’t end up doing so with Canucks general manager Mike Gillis.
David Nonis, the Leafs’...