Location: Air Canada Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada.
Time: 1:30 PM.
Season Series: Albany leads 2-1.
Albany: 14-11-0-1, 29 points, .558, 2nd place in North Division
Toronto: 12-11-1-1, 26 points, .520, 4th place in North Division
Marlies Leading Scorers/Goaltending:
Brendan Leipsic, 27 points (8 G, 19 A); Kasperi Kapanen, 25 points (13 G, 12 A); Andrew Nielsen, 18 points (5 G, 13 A)
Antoine Bibeau, 6-5-2, 2.54 GAA; Garret Sparks, 4-2-0, 2.36 GAA; Karri Ramo, 0-3-0, 3.80 GAA
Last Game, Marlies: Toronto lost 5-2 to Rochester in western New York on Wednesday night.
The Marlies have struggled as of late, going 3-6-1 in their last 10 games; this is the second game for Toronto on their parent club’s home ice this season, they defeated Utica 4-1 on November 26th; the Marlies have four veteran goalies at their disposal, including NHL vet Karri Ramo, who was signed to a PTO on December 6th; defenseman Josh Jacobs was reassigned to Adirondack on Friday, and finished a +2 in the Thunder’s 7-3 win over Brampton on Friday night.
Weathering the Storm (marlies.ca)
So far, so good for Albany Devils (Times Union)
Broadcast Info: AHL Live or Leafs TV
Social: @trace_1114, @AlbanyDevils, @TorontoMarlies