Robbie Earl scores shootout winner to lead Marlies to 4-3 win over Wolves

Brett Sterling had a chance to extend the shootout for Chicago, but he couldn’t beat Marlies goalie Jean-Francois Racine.

Colin Murphy and Aleksander Suglobov also scored shootout goals for Toronto (18-23-2-3).

Kevin Doell and Kyle Wanvig had Chicago’s shootout goals.

Kris Newbury lead Toronto’s offence with a goal and an assist in regulation. Tyson Nash and Erik Westrum also scored.

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Derek MacKenzie, Colin Stuart and Darren Haydar scored in regulation for the Wolves.

Racine finished with 41 saves. Fred Brathwaite stopped 46 shots for Chicago (28-14-1-3).