ECHL Today – April 18

       

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East Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)

#4 Orlando Solar Bears at #1 Florida Everblades                                 7 p.m. ET
Florida leads series 1-0
Series Matchup Sheet
• Orlando’s Jacob Cepis scored two goals in Game 1.
• Florida’s Nicolas Deschamps scored two goals, including game-winner, in Game 1.
• Solar Bears’ Garret Sparks made 30 saves in Game 1.
• Everblades went 1-for-5 on the power play in Game 1.
• Game 3 is Tuesday at 7 p.m. ET at Orlando

#3 Reading Royals at #2 South Carolina Stingrays                               7:05 p.m. ET
South Carolina leads series 1-0
Series Matchup Sheet
• Reading’s Connor Knapp made 37 saves in Game 1.
• South Carolina’s Frankie Simonelli scored game-winning goal in second overtime of Game 1.
• Royals’ Maxime Lamarche scored Reading’s goal in Game 1.
• Stingrays went 2-for-6 on the power play in Game 1.
• Game 3 is Thursday at 7 p.m. ET at Reading

North Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)

#4 Wheeling Nailers at #1 Toledo Walleye                                           7:35 p.m. ET
Wheeling leads series 1-0
Series Matchup Sheet
• Wheeling’s David Gilbert scored two goals in Game 1.
• Toledo’s Troy Schwab had two assists in Game 1.
• Nailers outshot Toledo 30-28 in Game 1.
• Walleye went 2-for-5 on the power play in Game 1.
• Game 3 is Wednesday at 7:05 p.m. ET at Wheeling

#3 Kalamazoo Wings at #2 Fort Wayne Komets                                   7:35 p.m. ET
Fort Wayne leads series 1-0
Series Matchup Sheet
• Kalamazoo’s Gergo Nagy had a goal and an assist in Game 1.
• Fort Wayne’s Roman Will made 28 saves in Game 1.
• K-Wings went 4-for-4 on the power play in Game 1.
• Komets outshot Kalamazoo 37-30 in Game 1.
• Fort Wayne broadcaster Bob Chase is broadcasting his 500th Komets’ playoff game tonight.
• Game 3 is Wednesday at 7 p.m. ET at Kalamazoo

Central Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)

#1 Allen Americans at #4 Tulsa Oilers                                                  7:35 p.m. CT
Allen leads series 2-1
Series Matchup Sheet
• Allen’s Spencer Asuchak is first with six points (3g-3a).
• Tulsa’s Stephen Perfetto leads rookies with three points (1g-2a).
• Americans have scored seven of their 12 goals in the second period.
• Oilers are tied for first with one shorthanded goal.
• Game 5 is Tuesday at 7:05 p.m. CT at Allen

#3 Quad City Mallards at #2 Rapid City Rush                                        7:05 p.m. MT
Quad City leads series 1-0
Series Matchup Sheet
• Quad City’s Liam Stewart scored first pro goal in Game 1.
• Rapid City’s Cody Ferriero had a goal and an assist in Game 1.
• Mallards went 1-for-2 on the power play in Game 1.
• Rush outshot Quad City 25-22 in Game 1.
• Game 3 is Wednesday at 6 p.m. CT at Quad City

Pacific Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)

#1 Idaho Steelheads at #4 Utah Grizzlies                                             7:05 p.m. MT
Series tied 1-1
Series Matchup Sheet
• Idaho’s Colton Beck leads rookies with two goals.
• Utah’s Igor Bobkov is fourth with a .930 save percentage.
• Steelheads have scored three of their five goals in the first period.
• Grizzlies are 8-for-8 on the penalty kill through two games.
• Game 4 is Friday at 7:10 p.m. MT at Idaho

Other 2015 Kelly Cup Playoffs Series

Pacific Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)

#2 Ontario Reign vs. #3 Colorado Eagles
Series tied 1-1
Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 – COLORADO 4 at Ontario 2
Game 2 – Colorado 1 at ONTARIO 4
Game 3 is Sunday at 7:05 p.m. MT at Colorado