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The Toronto Marlies advanced to the Calder Cup Finals for the first time since 1992 with a 3-1 victory over the Oklahoma City Barons in front of over 7500 fans at Ricoh Coliseum on Friday night.
Defenseman Simon Gysbers broke a 1-1 tie midway through the third period and Toronto held on to eliminate the team the top seed in the AHLâs Western Conference in five games.
Toronto will face the...
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The bust that was the Toronto Maple Leafs 2011-12 season has a silver lining, and, perhaps, optimism on the horizon.
There’s a glimmer of hope west of the Air Canada Centre at the Ricoh Coliseum, home of the AHL Toronto Marlies.
The Marlies became the first Leafs-affiliated team to clinch the finals since the 1992 St. John’s club.
The go-ahead game was a 3-1 win...
Dallas Eakins had to be concerned.
Already playing without wingers Carter Ashton and Marcel Mueller, the Toronto Marlies were further disadvantaged going into a pivotal Game Four of the Calder Cup Western Conference Finals by injuries to centers Nazem Kadri and Mike Zigomanis.
âI think you could look at those names and put up your top two lines in this league.â