Toronto Marlies at Barons
When: 7 p.m. Thursday
Where: Cox Convention Center
Radio: KXY 96.1 FM, Jim Byers play-by-play, Doug Sauter color
Tickets: Prices range between $10 and $40. Tickets can be purchased at the Cox Center box office or by calling 232-4625.
Scouting report: Coming off two road losses by a combined 13-3 score at Charlotte, the Barons host the Marlies, the Triple-A affiliate of the Toronto Maple Leafs. OKC is tied for 13th, six standings points below the playoff cutoff line. Toronto leads the North Division. ... The Barons are led by team captain Anton Lander (25 points in 27 games) and defenseman Taylor Fedun (22 points). Barons goalie Richard Bachman (8-12-3, 3.00 goals against average, .910 saves percentage) is coming off back-to-back wins last weekend at home against Milwaukee. ... Toronto is led by 24-year-old T.J. Brennan, the American Hockey League's top scoring defenseman (43 points). Spencer Abbott, 25, is second in the AHL in assists (33) and has 42 points. Toronto's top goalie is Drew MacIntyre (20-9-3, 2.32 GAA and .920 saves percentage).