ECHL Today – Dec. 30


Norfolk Admirals (10-21-1) at Atlanta Gladiators (18-10-2)                              7:05 p.m. ET
•    Tommy Mele leads Norfolk with 10 goals.
•    Atlanta’s Derek Nesbitt is tied for the league lead with 14 power-play points (6g-8a).
•    Admirals are 8-1-0 when leading after two periods.
•    Gladiators are third with six shorthanded goals.

Evansville IceMen (11-14-2) at Quad City Mallards (15-12-3)                          6:35 p.m. CT
•    Evansville’s Alex Wideman is tied for first among rookies with seven power-play assists.
•    Quad City’s Steve Michalek is third with 491 saves.
•    IceMen are first on the power play on the road at 30.0 percent (12-for-40).
•    Mallards are tied for the league lead with 11 home wins (11-3-1).

Elmira Jackals (18-11-0) at Toledo Walleye (17-7-4)                                      8 p.m. ET

•    Elmira’s Niklas Lundstrom is tied for second with a .938 save percentage.
•    Toledo’s Dominic Zombo is on a three-game goal streak since Dec. 19 (3g).
•    Jackals are 15-0-0 when leading after two periods.
•    Walleye are sixth with 2.50 goals-against per game.

Allen Americans (17-12-1) at Wichita Thunder (7-18-4)                                   7:05 p.m. CT

•    Allen’s Eric Roy is tied for second among rookies with four power-play goals.
•    Andrew Huff leads Wichita with 14 points (7g-7a).
•    Americans are third on the power play on the road at 25.0 percent (16-for-64).
•    Thunder are sixth on the penalty kill at home at 86.4 percent (57-for-66).

Colorado Eagles (14-14-2) at Idaho Steelheads (13-14-5)                                7:10 p.m. MT
•    Kyle Kraemer leads Colorado against the Steelheads with four goals.
•    Idaho’s Rob Linsmayer is tied for eighth with 29 points (9g-20a).
•    Eagles are second with 25.73 shots-against per game.
•    Steelheads are tied for the league lead with eight games decided in overtime or a shootout.