TORONTO — Joey Anderson scored twice to help the Toronto Marlies upset the Utica Comets 6-4 on Wednesday afternoon in American Hockey League action.
Anderson also assisted on Mikhail Abramov's eventual winner for the Marlies (13-10-2), the minor-league club for the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Matthew Hellickson and Brett Seney each had a goal and two assists, while Alex Steeves also found the back of the net.
Erik Källgren made 32 saves for the win.
Chase De Leo had a power-play goal and an assist for the North Division-leading Comets (18-2-3). Fabian Zetterlund, Colton White and Brian Flynn rounded out the attack.
Mareks Mitens stopped 25-of-30 shots in net for Utica.
Toronto did not have any power plays and the Comets went 1 for 3 with the man advantage.
This report by The Canadian Press was first published Jan. 5, 2022.