Toronto Marlies Game Report- January 20
BarnBurner Sports Writer
Monday, January 21, 2019
TORONTO MARLIES (5) @ CHARLOTTE CHECKERS (0)
Toronto: J. Jooris (7) (F. Corrado, C. Grundstrom), A. Brooks (8) (M. Marchment, T. Moore), J. Bracco (10) (C. Mueller, S. LeBlanc), P. Engvall (11) (D. Timashov, C. Rosen), S. Jardine (1) (S. LeBlanc)
Goaltender: K. Kaskisuo (22/22)
Charlotte: No goals
Goaltender: S. Darling (32/37)
ON THE SCORESHEET
- Josh Jooris opened the scoring at 8:06 of the first period. Jooris has 12 points (7 goals, 5 assists) in 41 games. This is his second game-winning goal.
- Adam Brooks scored Toronto’s second goal at 4:10 of the second period. This was his eighth goal of the season matching his career-high in 28 games.
- Jeremy Bracco scored at 4:28 of the second period. Bracco has five points (2 goals, 4 assists) in four games against Charlotte this season.
- Pierre Engvall scored at 19:48 of the second period. Engvall has two goals in consecutive games and four goals in his last five games.
- Sam Jardine scored his first goal as a Marlie at 10:58 of the third period. Jardine has six points (1 goal, 5 assists) in 20 games this season.
- Frank Corrado recorded the primary assist on Jooris’ first period goal. Corrado has four points (1 goal, 3 assists) through 29 games this season.
- Carl Grundstrom registered the secondary assist on Jooris’ first period goal. Grundstrom has four points (2 goals, 2 assists) in his last five games.
- Mason Marchment had the primary assist on Brooks’ second period goal. Toronto is 7-0-0-1 when Marchment records an assist. Marchment has 23 points (11 goals, 12 assists) through 36 games.
- Trevor Moore collected the secondary assist on Brooks’ second period goal. Moore has 27 points (19 goals, 8 assists) in 32 games this season.
- Chris Mueller registered the primary assist on Bracco’s second period goal. Mueller has 41 points (19 goals, 22 assists) through 39 games. Mueller has 29 points (13 goals, 16 assists) on the road in 20 games this season.
- Stefan LeBlanc had the secondary assist on Bracco’s second period goal and the lone assist on Jardine’s third period goal.
- Dmytro Timashov picked up the primary assist on Engvall’s second period goal. Timashov has nine assists in his last 10 games.
- Calle Rosen recorded the secondary assist on Engvall’s second period goal. Rosen has three points (1 goal, 2 assists) in his last two games. This was Rosen’s 100th game with the Toronto Marlies.
- Kasimir Kaskisuo stopped all 22 shots he faced in his second shutout of the season. Kaskisuo is now 6-6-1-0 on the season with a .874 Save Percentage and a 3.57 Goals Against Average.
- Toronto went 6-for-6 on the penalty kill and 0-for-6 on the power play.
- Toronto had a 36-21 edge in shots in all situations. Colin Greening led the Marlies with four shots on goal.
- Toronto’s away record is 12-5-1-2 and the team is second in the AHL in scoring on the road (93).
- The Marlies are 5-3-0-0 against North Division opponents and end this season’s series against the Charlotte Checkers with a record of 3-1-0-0. Toronto outscored Charlotte 14-12, winning two games in overtime and one in a shutout.
- The Marlies are currently on their annual Boat Show road trip, returning to Coca-Cola Coliseum on February 1. Toronto is 2-0-0-0 and have outscored their opponents 9-3. Before the All-Star Break (January 27 to January 30), Toronto will face the Charlotte Checkers twice, the Cleveland Monsters and the Belleville Senators twice.
REGULAR SEASON LEADERS
- Goals: T. Moore, C. Mueller (19)
- Assists: J. Bracco (30)*
- Points: C. Mueller (41)
- PPG: C. Mueller (9)
- Shots: S. Gagner (108)
- +/-: C. Grundstrom (+10)
- PIMS: M. Marchment (56)
- Toronto is 18-4-1-0 when scoring first.
- The Marlies are 14-1-1-0 when leading after the first period and 15-0-1-0 when leading after the second period.
- Toronto is 12-8-2-1 when outshooting their opponent.
- The Marlies are 3-3-1-0 in Sunday games and are 6-2-0-0 in January.
CURRENT POINT STREAKS
- Jeremy Bracco has recorded points (1-2-3) in two consecutive games.
- Pierre Engvall has recorded goals (2) in two consecutive games.
- Mason Marchment has recorded points (1-1-2) in two consecutive games.
- Chris Mueller has assists (2) in two consecutive games.
- Calle Rosen has recorded points (1-2-3) in two consecutive games.
- Michael Carcone (concussion) did not dress for oday’s game. He served a match penalty in the third period of Toronto’s game on January 12 against Rochester and did not return.
- Timothy Liljegren (ankle) did not dress for today’s game. He is week-to-week with a high ankle sprain.
- Steve Oleksy (concussion) did not dress for today’s game. He left Toronto’s game on January 5 against Syracuse and did not return.
- Rasmus Sandin (elbow sprain) did not dress for today’s game following an injury sustained during the World Juniors.
- January 18: Loaned forward Emerson Clark to Allen (ECHL).
- January 17: Reassigned defenceman Timothy Liljegren by Toronto (NHL) from Newfoundland (ECHL).
- January 16: Reassigned defenceman Timothy Liljegren by Toronto (NHL) to Newfoundland (ECHL).
- January 15: Returned forwards Hudson Elynuik, Griffen Molino, goaltender Michael Garteig and defenceman Kristians Rubins on loan to Newfoundland (ECHL).
- January 15: Reassigned goaltender Eamon McAdam by Toronto (NHL) to Newfoundland (ECHL).
- January 14: Returned goaltender Michael Hutchinson on loan from Toronto (NHL).