Ben Street celebrates his first period goal against the San Antonio Rampage on Wednesday

Ben Street celebrates his first period goal against the San Antonio Rampage on Wednesday

(VIDEO) Abbotsford Heat host Toronto Marlies, aim for 6th straight win

Abbotsford can take over first place in the AHL's Western Conference from Grand Rapids with a win on Saturday.



The Abbotsford Heat host the Toronto Marlies on Friday, searching for their sixth straight win and (possibly) the top spot in the AHL’s Western Conference.

The Heat are coming off a 3-2 shootout victory over the San Antonio Rampage.

They are currently one point back of first-place Grand Rapids with 19 points. A Saturday win would move them ahead of Grand Rapids, who is idle tonight.

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Toronto is currently sitting in third place in the West, with 13 points.

Puck drop is set for 7 p.m. PST at the Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre.