ECHL Today – April 29

Eastern Conference Semifinals (Best of Seven)

#6 Adirondack Thunder at #2 South Carolina Stingrays                                7:05 p.m. ET
Game 1

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Adirondack’s Ken Appleby is third with a .942 save percentage.
•    South Carolina’s Wade Epp is tied for the playoff lead in plus-minus at +6.
•    Thunder are 11-for-11 on the penalty kill on the road in the playoffs.
•    Stingrays lead the playoffs with 24.00 shots-against per game.
•    Game 2 is Saturday at 7:05 p.m. ET at South Carolina

#8 Reading Royals at #5 Wheeling Nailers                                                    7:35 p.m. ET
Game 1

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Reading’s Brandon Alderson is tied for the playoff lead with six goals.
•    Wheeling’s Riley Brace leads the playoffs with 10 points (3g-7a).
•    Royals are second on the power play on the road at 30.8 percent (4-for-13).
•    Nailers are 3-0 in one-goal games.
•    Game 2 is Monday at 7:05 p.m. ET at Wheeling

Western Conference Semifinals (Best of Seven)

#6 Utah Grizzlies at #2 Fort Wayne Komets                                                   8 p.m. ET
Game 1

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Utah’s Charles Sarault is tied for the playoff lead with six goals.
•    Fort Wayne’s Pat Nagle leads the playoffs with two shutouts.
•    Grizzlies lead the playoffs with 4.33 goals per game.
•    Komets lead the playoffs with 39.14 shots per game.
•    Game 2 is Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET at Fort Wayne

#4 Allen Americans at #1 Missouri Mavericks                                                7:05 p.m. CT
Game 1

Series Matchup Sheet
•    Allen’s David Makowski is tied for fourth among defensemen with six points (2g-4a).
•    Missouri’s Rocco Carzo is tied for the playoff lead in plus-minus at +6.
•    Americans have scored nine of their 16 goals in the second period.
•    Mavericks are tied for the playoff lead with two shorthanded goals.
•    Game 2 is Saturday at 7:05 p.m. CT at Missouri

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


#2 Fort Wayne Komets vs. #7 Cincinnati Cyclones
Fort Wayne wins series 4-3

Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 – CINCINNATI 3 at Fort Wayne 2
Game 2 – CINCINNATI 3 at Fort Wayne 2
Game 3 – FORT WAYNE 8 at Cincinnati 0
Game 4 – FORT WAYNE 3 at Cincinnati 2 (2 OT)
Game 5 – Fort Wayne 4 at CINCINNATI 5 (2 OT)
Game 6 – Cincinnati 1 at FORT WAYNE 2 (OT)
Game 7 – Cincinnati 0 at FORT WAYNE 2

#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

#4 Allen Americans vs. #5 Idaho Steelheads
Allen wins series 4-3

Series Matchup Sheet
Game 1 – IDAHO 3 at Allen 1
Game 2 – Idaho 1 at ALLEN 3
Game 3 – ALLEN 3 at Idaho 1
Game 4 – Allen 1 at IDAHO 3
Game 5 – Allen 1 at IDAHO 7
Game 6 – Idaho 2 at ALLEN 4
Game 7 – Idaho 2 at ALLEN 3 (OT)