ECHL Today – April 23

Eastern Conference Quarterfinals (Best of Seven)

#7 Kalamazoo Wings at #2 South Carolina Stingrays                                 7:05 p.m. ET
South Carolina leads series 3-1

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Kalamazoo’s Justin Kovacs is tied for first among rookies with three power-play points (1g-2a).
•    South Carolina’s Brett Cameron is second among rookies with three goals.
•    K-Wings are third on the power play at 21.4 percent (3-for-14).
•    Stingrays are second with 24.00 shots-against per game.
•    Game 6, if necessary, is Sunday at 7:05 p.m. ET at South Carolina

#4 Florida Everblades at #5 Wheeling Nailers                                             7:05 p.m. ET
Series tied 2-2

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Florida’s Matt Willows is tied for second among rookies with six points (2g-4a).
•    Wheeling’s Riley Brace is tied for the playoff lead with eight points (2g-6a).
•    Everblades have scored 11 of their 17 goals in the second period.
•    Nailers are fifth with 31.00 shots per game.
•    Game 6 is Monday at 7:30 p.m. ET at Florida

Western Conference Quarterfinals (Best of Seven)

#2 Fort Wayne Komets at #7 Cincinnati Cyclones                                        7:35 p.m. ET
Series tied 2-2

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Fort Wayne’s Troy Bourke is tied for the playoff lead with two power-play goals.
•    Cincinnati’s Brad Thiessen is third with 126 saves.
•    Komets are tied for first on the power play on the road at 30.8 percent (4-for-13).
•    Cyclones have scored five of their eight goals in the second period.
•    Game 6 is Monday at 7:30 p.m. ET at Fort Wayne

#3 Colorado Eagles at #6 Utah Grizzlies                                                      7:05 p.m. MT
Utah leads series 2-1

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Kyle Kraemer leads Colorado with three goals.
•    Utah’s Marc Cantin is tied for fifth among defensemen with four points (1g-3a).
•    Eagles went 6-for-6 on the penalty kill in Game 3.
•    Grizzlies are fourth with 32.33 shots per game.
•    Game 5 is Sunday at 4:05 p.m. MT at Utah

#4 Allen Americans at #5 Idaho Steelheads                                                7:10 p.m. MT
Series tied 2-2

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Allen’s Casey Pierro-Zabotel is tied for the playoff lead with two power-play goals.
•    Carson McMillan leads Idaho with four points (0g-4a).
•    Americans are third with 32.75 shots per game.
•    Steelheads are 2-0 when scoring first.
•    Game 6 is Tuesday at 7:05 p.m. CT at Allen

Other 2016 Kelly Cup Playoffs Series

Eastern Conference Quarterfinals (Best of Seven)

#1 Toledo Walleye vs. #8 Reading Royals
Reading leads series 3-2

Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 – READING 4 at Toledo 3
Game 2 – Reading 3 at TOLEDO 4
Game 3 – Toledo 2 at READING 4
Game 4 – TOLEDO 3 at READING 1
Game 5 – READING 5 at Toledo 3
Game 6 is Sunday at 4 p.m. ET at Reading

#3 Manchester Monarchs vs. #6 Adirondack Thunder
Adirondack wins series 4-1

Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 – ADIRONDACK 3 at Manchester 2
Game 2 – ADIRONDACK 4 at Manchester 3 (OT)
Game 3 – Manchester 2 at ADIRONDACK 4
Game 4 – MANCHESTER 2 at Adirondack 1
Game 5 – ADIRONDACK 3 at Manchester 0

Western Conference Quarterfinals (Best of Seven)

#1 Missouri Mavericks vs. #8 Quad City Mallards
Missouri wins series 4-0

Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 – Quad City 3 at MISSOURI 6
Game 2 – Quad City 1 at MISSOURI 2
Game 3 – MISSOURI 4 at Quad City 2
Game 4 – MISSOURI 4 at Quad City 1