Marlies Defeat Bulldogs 4-1 in HamiltonAbbott Tallies Three Points in Win
December 13, 2013
The Toronto Marlies defeated the Hamilton Bulldogs, AHL affiliate of the Montreal Canadiens, by a score of 4-1 tonight at Copps Coliseum.
Spencer Abbott’s fourth goal of the season opened the scoring at 11:08 of the first period. Kory Nagy gave Toronto a 2-0 lead at 7:24 of the middle frame on his first goal as a Marlie. T.J. Brennan and Brad Ross added second period goals less than two minutes apart, extending Toronto’s lead to four. Louis Leblanc notched Hamilton’s lone goal just 26 seconds after the Marlies made it 4-0.
Toronto returns to the ice on Sunday afternoon when they host the St. John’s IceCaps, AHL affiliate of the Winnipeg Jets, at 3 p.m. Tickets are still available and can be purchased by calling the team’s ticket line at 416-597-PUCK (7825).
Toronto Goal Scorers: Spencer Abbott, Kory Nagy (GWG), T.J. Brennan, Brad Ross
Hamilton Goal Scorer(s): Louis Leblanc
- Hamilton outshot Toronto 29-24
- Drew MacIntyre earned the victory while Robert Mayer took the loss
- Toronto went 1-for-3 on the powerplay and 4-for-4 on the penalty kill