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ECHL Today – April 7

Florida Everblades (45-20-5) at Orlando Solar Bears (35-25-10)             7 p.m. ET

  • Brendan O’Donnell leads Florida against the Solar Bears with 14 points (7g-7a).
  • Orlando’s Mason Marchment is on a four-game goal streak (6g).
  • Everblades are 34-9-4 against South Division opponents.
  • Solar Bears are 23-0-1 when leading after two periods.

 

Cincinnati Cyclones (36-29-5) at Greenville Swamp Rabbits (39-25-6)               7 p.m. ET

  • Cincinnati’s Michael Houser is tied for third with a .917 save percentage.
  • Greenville’s Angelo Miceli is fourth with 54 assists.
  • Cyclones are fourth with 2.89 goals-against per game.
  • Swamp Rabbits are 25-7-1 when scoring first.

 

Atlanta Gladiators (26-36-8) at South Carolina Stingrays (38-28-4)                    7:05 p.m. ET

  • Derek Nesbitt leads Atlanta against the Stingrays with nine points (3g-6a).
  • South Carolina’s Parker Milner is tied for fifth with 25 wins.
  • Gladiators are sixth on the power play on the road at 20.5 percent (24-for-117).
  • Stingrays are 24-14-1 when outshooting their opponent.

 

Adirondack Thunder (39-20-11) at Elmira Jackals (17-45-8)                               7:05 p.m. ET

  • Adirondack’s Brian Ward is on a 13-game point streak (10g-9a).
  • Elmira’s Kenton Miller has 13 points (8g-5a) in his last nine games.
  • Thunder are fourth on the power play at 23.6 percent (68-for-288).
  • Jackals are 10-1-3 when leading after two periods.

 

Manchester Monarchs (36-23-11) at Brampton Beast (39-23-8)                           7:15 p.m. ET

  • Joe Diamond leads Manchester with 23 goals.
  • Brampton’s Brandon Marino is on a seven-game point streak (3g-8a).
  • Monarchs are 32-0-5 when leading after two periods.
  • Beast are fifth on the penalty kill at home at 86.8 percent (145-for-167).

 

Reading Royals (39-25-6) at Norfolk Admirals (26-39-5)                                      7:30 p.m. ET

  • Justin Crandall leads Reading against the Admirals with five goals.
  • T.J. Foster leads Norfolk with 25 goals and 58 points.
  • Royals lead the league with five shorthanded goals against.
  • Admirals are league’s sixth-least penalized team with 12.19 penalty minutes per game.

 

Toledo Walleye (49-17-4) at Indy Fuel (23-40-7)                                                    7:35 p.m. ET

  • Shane Berschbach leads Toledo against the Fuel with three goals.
  • Indy’s Jake Hildebrand leads the league with 1,442 saves.
  • Walleye lead the league with 2.70 goals-against per game.
  • Fuel are league’s fourth-least penalized team with 11.93 penalty minutes per game.

 

Kalamazoo Wings (37-29-4) at Wheeling Nailers (33-29-8)                                   7:35 p.m. ET

  • Lane Scheidl leads Kalamazoo against the Nailers with six goals and seven points.
  • Wheeling’s Kevin Schulze leads rookie defensemen with 58 points (12g-46a).
  • K-Wings are 22-3-3 when scoring first.
  • Nailers are tied for second with six shorthanded goals against.

 

Fort Wayne Komets (43-19-8) at Quad City Mallards (40-26-4)                          7:05 p.m. CT

  • Fort Wayne’s Cody Sol is tied for second in plus-minus at +35.
  • Sam Warning leads Quad City against the Komets with eight points (2g-6a).
  • Komets are fourth with 34.16 shots per game.
  • Mallards are 22-10-4 in one-goal games.

 

Allen Americans (47-17-6) at Tulsa Oilers (27-35-8)                                              7:05 p.m. CT

  • Allen’s Joel Chouinard leads the league in plus-minus at +47.
  • Darcy Murphy leads Tulsa against the Americans with eight points (4g-4a).
  • Americans are 30-6-5 when outshot by their opponent.
  • Oilers are third with 34.61 shots per game.

 

Missouri Mavericks (32-29-9) at Utah Grizzlies (35-28-7)                         7 p.m. MT

  • Dane Fox leads Missouri with 32 goals and 73 points.
  • Utah’s Colin Martin leads the league with a 26.2 percent shooting percentage (22-for-84).
  • Mavericks have had a league-leading 20 games decided in overtime or a shootout.
  • Grizzlies are sixth on the penalty kill on the road at 85.6 percent (125-for-146).

 

Colorado Eagles (46-19-5) at Rapid City Rush (25-38-8)                                      7:05 p.m. MT

  • Colorado’s Casey Pierro-Zabotel is second with 88 points (24g-64a).
  • Ryan Walters leads Rapid City against the Eagles with 14 points (4g-10a).
  • Eagles lead the league with 20 shorthanded goals.
  • Rush are 12-5-3 when leading after one period.

 

Idaho Steelheads (41-22-7) at Alaska Aces (32-28-10)                                           7:15 p.m. AKT

  • Idaho’s Branden Komm has posted shutouts in his last two starts.
  • Daniel Moynihan leads Alaska against the Steelheads with six goals.
  • Steelheads are 21-9-3 when outshooting their opponent.
  • Aces are 24-2-6 when scoring first.

 

MOST SHOTS ON GOAL, ONE SEASON

443 – Darren Colbourne, Dayton (1991-92)

402 – Ryan Ginand, Trenton (2010-11)

397 – Darren Colbourne, Richmond (1993-94)

361 – Dane Fox, Missouri (2016-17)

360 – Bobby Russell, Jackson (2000-01)

 

MOST ASSISTS, ONE SEASON

93 – Dan Gauthier, Knoxville (1990-91)

92 – John Spoltore, Louisiana (1999-00)

90 – Hugo Belanger, Nashville (1995-96)

86 – Chad Costello, Allen (2016-17)

85 – Brad Schell, Gwinnett (2006-07)

Kelly Cup Playoffs Update

Orlando can clinch a berth in the Kelly Cup Playoffs on Friday if:

 

Orlando wins OR Cincinnati loses in regulation OR Orlando loses in overtime/shootout AND Cincinnati loses

 

South Carolina can clinch a berth in the Kelly Cup Playoffs on Friday if:

 

South Carolina wins OR South Carolina loses in overtime/shootout OR Cincinnati loses

 

Utah can clinch a berth in the Kelly Cup Playoffs on Friday if:

 

Utah wins OR Alaska loses in regulation OR Utah loses in overtime/shootout AND Alaska loses

 

Adirondack can clinch the North Division title on Friday if:

 

Adirondack wins OR Brampton loses in regulation OR Adirondack loses in overtime/shootout AND Brampton loses

 

Allen can clinch the Mountain Division title on Friday if:

 

Allen wins OR Colorado loses in regulations OR Allen loses in overtime/shootout AND Colorado loses

 

Toledo can clinch the Brabham Cup on Friday if:

 

Toledo wins AND Allen loses