The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Monday that forward Robbie Earl has been recalled from the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League.
Earl has played in five games for the Maple Leafs this season collecting one assist. The 22-year-old native of Chicago, Illinois recorded an assist in his first NHL game on February 2 versus the Ottawa Senators. Earl has skated in 48 games for the AHL’s Toronto Marlies this season, registering 35 points (12 goals, 23 assists) with 44 penalty minutes.
Now in their third season as the Maple Leafs' primary affiliate, the Marlies lead the North Division with a record of 37-14-1-4 and are one of 29 teams competing in the American Hockey League's 73rd season. The Marlies next home game is Saturday, March 1 at 7:00 p.m. versus the Iowa Stars at Ricoh Coliseum at Exhibition Place. For ticket information call 416-597-PUCK.