By: Hamilton Bulldogs
12/24/2013 1:50 PM -
TORONTO, ONTARIO – The American Hockey League’s Battle of Ontario resumes on Boxing Day as the Hamilton Bulldogs and Toronto Marlies go head-to-head at 1:00 p.m. at Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario.
Thursday’s game will mark the seventh of 12 scheduled match ups between the Marlies and Bulldogs this season and will also be the first half of a home-and-home series, with Toronto set to visit Hamilton on Friday evening at Copps Coliseum. The last time these two teams met on Friday, December 13th at Copps Coliseum, the Marlies topped the Bulldogs 4-1. In six games so far this season, Hamilton is 2-4-0-0 against Toronto.
The ‘Dogs will come out of their brief holiday break looking to end a five-game losing streak. Hamilton did earn a point in a 3-2 shootout loss to the Abbotsford Heat on Sunday afternoon at Copps Coliseum after losing the previous four contests in regulation. The last time the Bulldogs won on the road was against the Marlies, 2-1 on Saturday, December 7th at Ricoh Coliseum.
The Marlies have been hot as of late, with wins in four of their past five games and seven of their past 10.
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Note: Thursday’s game will be broadcast live on TVA Sports.
Hamilton Bulldogs flex tickets and group tickets are on sale now. Starting as low as $99 for a 10-ticket Holiday Flex Pack until the end of December, we have great packages available for you to enjoy more Hockey Unleashed! For more information, call 1-866-DOGS-TIX or visit hamiltonbulldogs.com. Holiday Flex Packs are available for purchase at Mapleview Centre (900 Maple Avenue, Burlington), at the Bulldogs office (101 York Boulevard, Hamilton) at games or by calling 1-866-DOGS-TIX. Single-game tickets are available at the Copps Coliseum FirstOntario Box Office, online at www.ticketmaster.ca, or by calling 1-866-DOGS-TIX or 905-529-8500.
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