ECHL Today – Feb. 10

Trenton Titans (22-17-5) at Columbia Inferno (17-22-7) 1:05 p.m. ET
• Trenton ranks third in the ECHL on the power play on the road with 18.3 percent (24-for-131).
• Columbia is third in the ECHL on the penalty kill at home with 87.5 percent (126-for-144).
• Titans’ Mike Pandolfo is third in the ECHL in points with 62 (33g-29a).
• Inferno’s Mike Jarmuth is tied for fifth in the ECHL with 20 power-play assists.

Dayton Bombers (22-15-4) at South Carolina Stingrays (24-18-3) 5:00 p.m. ET
• Dayton ranks eighth in the ECHL with 26 points (12-8-2) on the road.
• South Carolina is second in the ECHL on the power play at home with 23.3 percent (35-for-151).
• Bombers’ Yannick Tifu is on a seven-game point streak (4g-10a).
• Stingrays’ Brendan Bernakevitch is tied for fourth in the ECHL with four shorthand goals.

Wheeling Nailers (18-23-2) at Johnstown Chiefs (19-20-4) 7:00 p.m. ET
• Johnstown is on a three-game win streak.
• Wheeling is 8-6-2 in one-goal games.
• Chiefs’ P.J. Atherton has eight points (1g-7a) in seven games against Wheeling.
• Nailers’ Sean Collins has 11 points (2g-9a) in five games against Johnstown.

Texas Wildcatters (26-13-8) at Charlotte Checkers (25-16-3) 7:30 p.m. ET
• Charlotte has 16 points (8-2-0) in their last 10 games.
• Texas ranks second in the ECHL on the power play with 20.0 percent (72-for-360).
• Checkers’ Mark Lee has five points (1g-4a) in four games against Texas.
• Wildcatters’ Mike Madill is tied for fifth among ECHL defensemen scoring with 32 points (3g-29a).

Pensacola Ice Pilots (14-31-2) at Florida Everblades (28-14-2) 7:30 p.m. ET
• Florida ranks eighth in the ECHL with 29 points (14-7-1) at home.
• Pensacola is 7-5-2 in one-goal games.
• Everblades’ Brent McDonald has nine points (4g-5a) in five games against Pensacola.
• Ice Pilots’ Michael Mole is 2-1-0 with a goals-against average of 2.64 against Florida.

Gwinnett Gladiators (28-13-5) at Augusta Lynx (26-20-2) 7:35 p.m. ET
• Augusta had ECHL season-high 25 shots in the first period in a 5-2 win against Trenton on Friday.
• Gwinnett leads the ECHL with 197 goals and an average of 4.28 goals per game.
• Lynx’s Shane Hynes has eight points (4g-4a) in five games against Gwinnett.
• Gladiators’ Brad Schell has eight points (1g-7a) in six games against Augusta.

Long Beach Ice Dogs (16-26-3) at Utah Grizzlies (18-25-4) 7:05 p.m. MT
• Grizzlies have seven points (3-1-1) in their last five games.
• Long Beach won 4-3 on Friday and is 3-1-1 in season series and is 7-4-1 overall.
• Utah’ s Ryan Kinasewich had a three points (1g-2a) on Friday to extend his point streak to seven games (6g-10a).
• Ice Dogs’ Alexei Smirnov had season-high three points (1g-2a) on Friday.

Victoria Salmon Kings (20-28-1) at Idaho Steelheads (24-18-3) 7:10 p.m. MT
• Steelheads’ Marty Flichel had three points (1g-2a) on Friday.
• Victoria won 6-3 on Friday and is 3-3-1 in season series and is 10-13-1 overall.
• Idaho is 13-0-1 when leading after the second period.
• Salmon Kings’ Derek Krestanovich tied season high with three points (1g-2a) on Friday.

Phoenix RoadRunners (22-20-4) at Alaska Aces (33-12-2) 7:15 p.m. AT
• Phoenix is sixth in the ECHL on the power play on the road with 17.9 percent (30-for-168).
• Alaska won 5-2 on Friday and is 1-0-0 in season series and is 7-1-0 overall.
• RoadRunners’ Cam Paddock had two goals against Alaska on Friday.
• Aces’ Mike Scott had three points (1g-2a) to extend his point streak to three games (2g-4a).

Premier ‘AA’ Hockey League Fast Facts
* Affiliations with 25 of the 30 teams in the National Hockey League marking 10th consecutive season that the league has had affiliations with at least 20 teams in the NHL.
* 319 former ECHL players have played in NHL.
* 174 have played their first NHL game in the last five seasons.
* 95 former ECHL players have played in the NHL this season.
* More than 100 players under contract to NHL teams have played in the ECHL this season.
* 16 former ECHL players have played their first NHL game this season: Krys Barch (Dallas on Jan. 15), Sheldon Brookbank (Nashville on Feb. 6), Barry Brust (Los Angeles on Nov. 30), Drew Fata (New York Islanders on Feb. 4), Yutaka Fukufuji (Los Angeles on Jan. 13), Daniel Girardi (New York Rangers on Jan. 27), Martin Houle (Philadelphia on Dec. 13), D.J. King (St. Louis on Oct. 5), Drew Larman (Florida on Nov. 13), Martin Lojek (Florida on Feb. 3), Joey MacDonald (Detroit on Oct. 19), Kris Newbury (Toronto on Dec. 23), Pierre Parenteau (Chicago on Feb. 7), Jesse Schultz (Vancouver on Nov. 28), former ECHL All-Star goaltender Mike Smith (Dallas on Oct. 21), and Mike Wall (Anaheim on Nov. 26).
* Record 47 former ECHL players played their first NHL game in 2005-06.
* ECHL has been represented on last six Stanley Cup champions.
* Two NHL head coaches (Peter Laviolette & Jim Playfair) and 9 assistant coaches have ECHL experience.
* Affiliations with 24 of the 27 teams in the American Hockey League.
* ECHL has been represented on last 17 Calder Cup champions.
* ECHL has affiliations with 24 of the 27 teams in the American Hockey League and for the past 17 years there has been an ECHL player on the Calder Cup Champion.
* 86 players under contract to AHL teams have played in the ECHL this season.
* For each of the past four seasons, the ECHL has had more players called up to the AHL than all other professional leagues combined with 1,646 call ups involving almost 1,000 players, including 2005-06 when there were 416 call ups involving 263 players.
* ECHL and its member teams contributed more than $2.3 million for charity and relief funds in 2005-06.
* Further information on the ECHL is available from its website at ECHL.com.