AHL Eastern Conference notebook — Pre-season underway

The Toronto Marlies opened up their pre-season schedule Thursday with a 3-2 win over the St. John’s Ice Caps in Stephenville, N.L., in the first of three games to be played against the Caps before they return home to prepare for the start of the regular season. And that’s time. #Marlies prevail over the #IceCaps […]

Brampton Beast unveil Canadiens as NHL affiliate

BRAMPTON – The wait is over for fans of the Brampton Beast. The team announced Thursday evening that the Montreal Canadiens will be its NHL affiliate starting next season, signing a one year agreement with the historic, original six franchise, and its American Hockey League partner, the St. John’s IceCaps. This deal gives Montreal its […]

Brennan leads Toronto Marlies to third-straight win

T.J. Brennan’s hat trick led the Toronto Marllies to their third-straight win to start the season, Saturday afternoon at the Ricoh Centre. It was his second hat trick in a week and the margin of victory in a 6-3 win over the visiting St. John’s IceCaps. Brennan opened the scoring for the Marlies (3-0) on […]