TORONTO– It was a good week for the Toronto Marlies as they won three games in three days and increased their lead atop the North Division.
Two victories came against North Division rival the Rochester Americans, 2-1 on Friday in Rochester and 3-2 on Saturday in Toronto.
Their weekend was completed with a 4-3 victory against the Peoria Rivermen on Sunday.
Currently, the Marlies are 10-5-2-1, have won four games in a row and sit first in the North Division; four points ahead of the Americans.
With that said, here are the Toronto Marlies hot and cold performers for the week of November 14th to 20th.
LW Marcel Mueller
Season Stats: 15 GP 3 G 11 A 14 PTS
Had four points in three games including a goal and an assist against Peoria. Has nine points in seven games since returning from injury
D Simon Gysbers
Season Stats: 11 GP 3 G 5 A 8 PTS
Had a goal to go along with two assist on Saturday versus Rochester and picked up five points in three games this week
G Mark Owuya
Season Stats: 5 GP 3 W 1 L 1 SOL 1.51 GAA .944 SV%
Picked up two big wins against Rochester, allowing just three goals against on 58 shots. He currently leads the AHL with a 1.51 GAA
D Jeff Finger
Season Stats: 10 GP 1 G 1 A 2 PTS
Only played in Friday’s game against Rochester and sat out the remainder of the week. No clear injury has been diagnosed and Dallas Eakins said earlier in the season they would monitor they veterans playing time.
C Darryl Boyce
Season Stats: 11 GP 3 G 0 A 3 PTS
Continued to be listed as day to day with a back injury however hasn’t skated in a full team practice or played in a game since November 5th. Hopefully will start practicing this week and be ready for Friday.
D Matt Lashoff
Season Stats: 9 GP 1 G 4 A 5 PTS
Given the bad news that a knee injury will have him out up to six months which could mean the remainder of the season. The injury occurred after a questionable hit was thrown by Lake Erie Monsters forward Patrick Bordeleau on October 30th.
It was a good week for Toronto and worth noting that Jerry D’Amigo, Nazem Kadri, and Greg Scott also put together some solid play this week.
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