ECHL Today – April 16

Eastern Conference Quarterfinals (Best of Seven)

#2 South Carolina Stingrays at #7 Kalamazoo Wings                                   7 p.m. ET
South Carolina leads series 1-0

Series Matchup Sheet
•    South Carolina’s David Pacan had two assists in Game 1.
•    Kalamazoo’s Ludwig Blomstrand scored team’s lone goal in Game 1.
•    Stingrays had a 40-23 advantage in shots on goal in Game 1.
•    K-Wings went 1-for-5 on the power play in Game 1.
•    Game 3 is Monday at 7 p.m. ET at Kalamazoo

#5 Wheeling Nailers at #4 Florida Everblades                                              7 p.m. ET
Wheeling leads series 1-0

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Wheeling’s Cody Wydo had four points (1g-3a) in Game 1.
•    Florida’s Matt Willows had two assists in Game 1.
•    Nailers went 7-for-7 on the penalty kill in Game 1.
•    Everblades’ Rasmus Tirronen made 21 saves in Game 1.
•    Game 3 is Wednesday at 7:05 p.m. ET at Wheeling

#3 Manchester Monarchs at #6 Adirondack Thunder                                    7:30 p.m. ET
Adirondack leads series 2-0

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Manchester’s Doug Carr leads the playoffs with 49 saves.
•    Adirondack’s Greg Wolfe leads the playoffs with three goals.
•    Monarchs have scored four of their five goals in the third period.
•    Thunder are fourth with 3.50 goals per game.
•    Game 4 is Monday at 7 p.m. ET at Adirondack

#8 Reading Royals at #1 Toledo Walleye                                                     7:35 p.m. ET
Reading leads series 1-0

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Reading’s Cam Reid scored game-winning goal in Game 1.
•    Toledo’s Jeff Lerg made 30 saves in Game 1.
•    Royals went 2-for-5 on the power play in Game 1.
•    Walleye’s Tylor Spink had two points (1g-1a) in Game 1.
•    Game 3 is Tuesday at 7 p.m. ET at Reading

Western Conference Quarterfinals (Best of Seven)

#7 Cincinnati Cyclones at #2 Fort Wayne Komets                                        7:30 p.m. ET
Cincinnati leads series 1-0

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Cincinnati’s Tommy Mele scored two goals in Game 1.
•    Fort Wayne’s Pat Nagle made 20 saves in Game 1.
•    Cyclones went 1-for-5 on the power play in Game 1.
•    Komets outshot Cincinnati 35-23 in Game 1.
•    Game 3 is Wednesday at 7:35 p.m. ET at Cincinnati

#8 Quad City Mallards at #1 Missouri Mavericks                                           7:05 p.m. CT
Game 1

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Quad City’s Matt Neal was tied for seventh among rookies with 51 points (18g-33a).
•    Missouri’s Andrew Courtney was second with 12 power-play goals.
•    Mallards were first on the penalty kill on the road at 87.5 percent (112-for-128).
•    Mavericks outscored their opponents 84-56 in the second period.
•    Game 2 is Sunday at 4:05 p.m. CT at Missouri

#5 Idaho Steelheads at #4 Allen Americans                                                 7:05 p.m. CT
Idaho leads series 1-0

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Idaho’s Philippe Desrosiers made 36 saves in 3-1 win in Game 1.
•    Allen’s Gary Steffes scored team’s only goal in Game 1.
•    Steelheads went 1-for-2 on the power play in Game 1.
•    Americans had a 37-24 edge in shots on goal in Game 1.
•    Game 3 is Wednesday at 7:10 p.m. MT at Idaho

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