ECHL Today – April 27

Western Conference Quarterfinals (Best of Seven)

#7 Cincinnati Cyclones at #2 Fort Wayne Komets                                         7:30 p.m. ET
Series tied 3-3

Series Matchup Sheet
•    34th Game 7 in ECHL postseason history.
•    Andrew Yogan leads Cincinnati with five points (2g-3a).
•    Fort Wayne’s Pat Nagle is sixth with a 1.96 goals-against average.
•    Cyclones have scored six of their 14 goals in the second period.
•    Komets are second on the penalty kill at home at 94.4 percent (17-for-18).

#5 Idaho Steelheads at #4 Allen Americans                                                  7:05 p.m. CT
Series tied 3-3

Series Matchup Sheet
•    35th Game 7 in ECHL postseason history
•    Idaho’s Tommy Fallen leads rookies with four power-play points (1g-3a).
•    Allen’s David Makowski is fourth among defensemen with 20 shots on goal.
•    Steelheads are tied for the playoff lead with two shorthanded goals.
•    Americans are 5-0 when facing elimination in the Kelly Cup Playoffs over the last two seasons.

Other 2016 Kelly Cup Playoffs Series

Eastern Conference Quarterfinals (Best of Seven)

#1 Toledo Walleye vs. #8 Reading Royals
Reading wins series 4-3

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 – TOLEDO 3 at Reading 1
Game 7 – READING 4 at Toledo 1


#2 South Carolina Stingrays vs. #7 Kalamazoo Wings
South Carolina wins series 4-1

Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 – SOUTH CAROLINA 4 at Kalamazoo 1
Game 2 – SOUTH CAROLINA 5 at Kalamazoo 2
Game 3 – South Carolina 3 at KALAMAZOO 5
Game 4 – Kalamazoo 2 at SOUTH CAROLINA 3
Game 5 – Kalamazoo 1 at SOUTH CAROLINA 5

#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
   

#4 Florida Everblades vs. #5 Wheeling Nailers
Wheeling wins series 4-2

Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 – WHEELING 6 at Florida 3
Game 2 – Wheeling 1 at FLORIDA 4
Game 3 – FLORIDA 6 at Wheeling 3
Game 4 – Florida 4 at WHEELING 5
Game 5 – Florida 3 at WHEELING 4
Game 6 – WHEELING 2 at Florida 1

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

#3 Colorado Eagles vs. #6 Utah Grizzlies
Utah wins series 4-2

Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 – UTAH 3 at Colorado 2
Game 2 – Utah 4 at COLORADO 5 (3 OT)
Game 3 – Colorado 2 at UTAH 3
Game 4 – Colorado 2 at UTAH 7
Game 5 – COLORADO 5 at Utah 2
Game 6 – UTAH 7 at Colorado 2