ECHL Today – April 15

Eastern Conference Quarterfinals (Best of Seven)

#2 South Carolina Stingrays at #7 Kalamazoo Wings                                  7 p.m. ET
Game 1

Series Matchup Sheet
•    South Carolina’s Joey Leach led the league in plus-minus at +40.
•    Kalamazoo’s Joel Martin led the league with 36 wins.
•    Stingrays led the league with 26.81 shots-against per game.
•    K-Wings were fourth on the power play at home at 19.6 percent (28-for-143).
•    Game 2 is Saturday at 7 p.m. ET at Kalamazoo

#6 Adirondack Thunder at #3 Manchester Monarchs                                   7 p.m. ET
Adirondack leads series 1-0

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Adirondack’s Greg Wolfe scored game-winning goal late in third period of Game 1.
•    Manchester’s Doug Carr made 22 saves in Game 1.
•    Thunder went 1-for-3 on the power play in Game 1.
•    Monarchs had a 27-25 shot advantage in Game 1.
•    Game 3 is Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET at Adirondack

#5 Wheeling Nailers at #4 Florida Everblades                                             7:30 p.m. ET
Game 1

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Wheeling’s Mathew Maione led defensemen, and was second overall, with 24 power-play points (3g-21a).
•    Florida’s Logan Roe led rookies in plus-minus at +23.
•    Nailers were 24-1-1 when leading after two periods.
•    Everblades were third with 27.44 shots-against per game.
•    Game 2 is Saturday at 7 p.m. ET at Florida

#8 Reading Royals at #1 Toledo Walleye                                                     7:35 p.m. ET
Game 1

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Reading’s Martin Ouellette was third with a 2.10 goals-against average.
•    Toledo’s Tyler Sikura was tied for fourth among rookies with 11 power-play assists.
•    Royals outscored their opponents 83-61 in the third period.
•    Walleye were third with 2.42 goals-against per game.
•    Game 2 is Saturday at 7:35 p.m. ET at Toledo
   
Western Conference Quarterfinals (Best of Seven)

#7 Cincinnati Cyclones at #2 Fort Wayne Komets                                        8 p.m. ET
Game 1

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Cincinnati’s Jack Downing was tied for the league lead with 32 goals.
•    Fort Wayne’s Shawn Szydlowski was third with 75 points (25g-50a).
•    Cyclones were tied for second with 82 goals in the third period.
•    Komets were second on the power play at home at 20.6 percent (27-for-131).
•    Game 2 is Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET at Fort Wayne

Other 2016 Kelly Cup Playoffs Series

Western Conference Quarterfinals (Best of Seven)

#3 Colorado Eagles vs. #6 Utah Grizzlies
Utah leads series 1-0

Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 – UTAH 3 at Colorado 2
Game 2 is Sunday at 7:05 p.m. MT at Colorado

#4 Allen Americans vs. #5 Idaho Steelheads
Idaho leads series 1-0

Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 – IDAHO 3 at Allen 1
Game 2 is Saturday at 7:05 p.m. CT at Allen

#1 Missouri Mavericks vs. #8 Quad City Mallards
Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 is Saturday at 7:05 p.m. CT at Missouri