Marlies draw first blood

Antoine Bibeau stopped all but one of the 32 shots directed his way as the Marlies opened the Calder Cup playoffs with a 4-1 win over the Bridgeport Sound Tigers.

Four different goal scorers found the net for Toronto: TJ Brennan, William Nylander, Nikita Soshnikov and Connor Brown.

Connor Carrick and Josh Leivo each had a pair of assists.

Game Two of the best-of-five North Division SemiFinals series is Sunday at 5pm ET.