Marlies Point Streak Snapped by Rockford on WednesdayToronto's last regulation loss was March 9th.
March 27, 2013
Marlies forward Spencer Abbott opened the scoring at 12:06 of the first period. Rockford would respond in the middle frame when Jeremy Morin tallied his 26th and 27th goals of the season to give the IceHogs a 2-1 lead. Steve Montador extended the Rockford lead early in the final stanza on his 2nd goal of the year. Brad Mills added an empty net marker to help secure the win.
Toronto returns to the ice on Friday night when they travel to New York for a 7:05 p.m. game against the Rochester Americans, AHL affiliate of the Buffalo Sabres. The Marlies return home on Saturday, March 30 for a 3 p.m. contest with the Abbotsford Heat, AHL affiliate of the Calgary Flames. Tickets are still available and can be purchased by calling the team’s ticket line at 416-597-PUCK (7825).
Toronto Goal Scorer(s): Spencer Abbott
Rockford Goal Scorers: Jeremy Morin (2; GWG), Steve Montador, Brad Mills (EN)
• Rockford outshot Toronto 30-20
• Carter Hutton earned the victory while Drew MacIntyre took the loss
• Toronto went 0-for-2 on the powerplay and 4-for-5 on the penalty kill