Mark Rackham 29/01/2014 When former schoolteacher Steve Spott took on the role of Marlies Head Coach last summer, expectations weren’t exactly high from the outside. The success born from Dallas Eakins’ time as coach was founded mostly around having a core of experienced AHL pro’s with a dash of the Leafs future talent thrown in.
Lightning Strike Twice but Bernier, Kadri lead Leafs to Win
Toby Kerr 28/01/2014 The Toronto Maple Leafs came in to this one in a precarious position. They sat in the third spot of the Atlantic, only 6 points up on 12th in the conference, but a entire 7 points back of Tampa for second in the division. Essentially, the Leafs were barely at the front of the peloton, making a win against the Lightning that much more important.
Mark Rackham 01/27/2014 Legs were tired playing their third games in as many days but secondary scoring came to the rescue for the Marlies after a sloppy start to this divisional match up against the Lake Erie Monsters