Nov. 2: Marlies 2 at Abbotsford 4
Forward lines:: Ashton-Colborne-Komarov, Hamilton-Kadri-Zigomanis, McKegg-Aucoin-Ross, D’Amigo-Abbott-Scott
Defence pairings: Fraser-Holzer, Ranger-Blacker, Gardiner-Kostka
Goaltenders: Owuya (Loss, 58:17 minutes played, 15 SV, 4 GA), Rynnas (0:00)
Roman Horak scored a natural hat trick to lead the Abbotsford Heat past the Toronto Marlies 4-2 in AHL action on Saturday night. Horak’s 10 goals on the season lead the NHL, and have been collected in just nine games.
Spencer Abbott and Paul Ranger each registered their first goals of the year for the Marlies. Mark Owuya took the loss in net.
In other news, the outdoor game between the Marlies and Grand Rapids Griffins that was to be held as part of the NHL Winter Classic has now been moved inside. Originally the game was scheduled for December 30 at Comerica Park. With the cancellation of the event, the AHL game will now be held in the Griffins’ home arena on December 29.
Game Recap: Yahoo! Sports.