ECHL Today – April 6

South Carolina Stingrays (41-18-10) at Atlanta Gladiators (33-29-7)                7:05 p.m. ET
•    South Carolina’s Joey Leach is second in plus-minus at +35.
•    Derek Nesbitt leads Atlanta against the Stingrays with four goals and nine points.
•    Stingrays are 20-2-5 in their last 27 games.
•    Gladiators are tied for second with 11 shorthanded goals.

Kalamazoo Wings (36-28-5) at Brampton Beast (21-37-11)                              7:15 p.m. ET
•    Kalamazoo’s Ludwig Blomstrand is tied for 10th with 60 points (28g-32a).
•    Nick McParland leads Brampton against the K-Wings with seven points (2g-5a).
•    K-Wings are tied for third with 3.23 goals per game.
•    Beast are tied for fifth with nine shorthanded goals.

Greenville Swamp Rabbits (28-31-10) at Norfolk Admirals (29-35-5)               7:15 p.m. ET
•    Greenville’s Jack Combs is tied for fifth with 27 goals.
•    Norfolk’s Alexis Loiseau is tied for third among rookies with 10 power-play assists.
•    Swamp Rabbits are tied for fifth with 17 games decided in overtime or a shootout.
•    Admirals are 18-2-1 when leading after two periods.

Quad City Mallards (35-28-6) at Fort Wayne Komets (39-21-9)                        7:30 p.m. ET
•    Tanner Eberle leads Quad City against the Komets with three goals.
•    Fort Wayne’s Jordon Southorn is tied for fifth among defensemen with 38 points (9g-29a).
•    Mallards are tied for fourth with four shorthanded goals against.
•    Komets are first on the power play at home at 21.6 percent (27-for-125).

Evansville IceMen (28-32-9) at Allen Americans (39-23-7)                              7:05 p.m. CT
•    Evansville’s Jordan Sims is tied for second among rookies in plus-minus at +21.
•    Allen’s David Makowski leads defensemen with seven game-winning goals.
•    IceMen are 13-1-6 when leading after two periods.
•    Americans are 29-3-3 when scoring first.

Tulsa Oilers (34-30-5) at Wichita Thunder (18-39-12)                                      7:05 p.m. CT
•    Tulsa’s Phil Brewer is tied for first among rookies with six game-winning goals.
•    Wichita’s Landon Oslanski leads defensemen with 10 power-play goals.
•    Oilers are 23-11-4 against Central Division opponents.
•    Thunder are tied for fourth on the penalty kill at home at 86.9 percent (133-for-153).

Colorado Eagles (39-26-4) at Alaska Aces (26-36-7)                                        7:15 p.m. AKT

•    Colorado’s Jesse Mychan is second with 30 goals.
•    Peter Sivak leads Alaska against the Eagles with nine points (3g-6a).
•    Eagles are 14-3-2 in their last 19 games.
•    Aces are second with 33.52 shots per game.

Kelly Cup Playoffs Update

Quad City can clinch a berth in the Kelly Cup Playoffs on Wednesday if:

Quad City wins AND Tulsa loses OR Quad City loses in overtime/shootout AND Tulsa loses in regulation

LONGEST ASSIST STREAK, ONE SEASON
20 – David Desharnais, Cincinnati Cyclones, Jan. 5-Feb. 29, 2008 (30 assists)
17 – Peter Kasowski, Roanoke Valley Rebels, Oct. 26-Dec. 7, 1991 (28 assists)
16 – Chad Costello, Allen Americans, Feb. 26, 2016-Present (23 assists)
15 – Scott Bertoli, Trenton Titans, Feb. 16-April 4, 2000 (21 assists)
    – Mike Reier, Dayton Bombers, Oct. 23-Nov. 28, 1992 (24 assists)
    – John Spoltore, Louisiana Ice Gators, Oct. 17-Nov. 24, 1998 (22 assists)
    – John Spoltore, Louisiana Ice Gators, Dec. 20, 1997-Jan. 16, 1998 (23 assists)
    – Matt Robbins, Charlotte Checkers, Jan. 12-March 11, 1994 (18 assists)