ECHL Today – Feb. 21

     

Check out last night’s highlights from around the league on ECHL REWIND

  

Orlando Solar Bears (25-20-3) at Florida Everblades (31-11-16)                            7 p.m. ET 

·      Jacob Cepis leads Orlando against the Everblades with 13 points (4g-9a).

·      Adam Brace leads Florida with 43 points (20g-23a).

·      Solar Bears are fourth with 32.75 shots per game.

·      Everblades are tied for second on the penalty kill at home at 88.5 percent (77-for-87).  

 

Indy Fuel (19-23-8) at Elmira Jackals (27-19-5)                                                     7:05 p.m. ET 

·      Indy’s Pete Massar is second among rookies with 10 power-play assists.

·      Elmira’s Steven Shamanski is fourth among defensemen with 11 goals.

·      Fuel are seventh on the power play at 19.2 percent (39-for-203).

·      Jackals are 11-3-5 in one-goal games.  

 

Greenville Road Warriors (28-19-3) at South Carolina Stingrays (26-18-7)           7:05 p.m. ET 

·      Greenville’s Spencer Humphries is tied for first among rookies in plus-minus at +18.

·      Caleb Herbert leads South Carolina against the Road Warriors with three goals and nine points.

·      Road Warriors are 18-1-1 when scoring first.

·      Stingrays are fourth on the penalty kill at 86.6 percent (161-for-186).  

 

Wheeling Nailers (23-24-0) at Toledo Walleye (31-10-5)                                      7:15 p.m. ET 

·      Riley Brace leads Wheeling against the Walleye with four points (2g-2a).

·      Toledo’s Shane Berschbach is fifth among rookies with a 20.9 percent shooting percentage (9-for-43).

·      Nailers are tied for the league low with three games decided beyond regulation.

·      Walleye are 26-3-2 when scoring first.  

 

Gwinnett Gladiators (16-30-4) at Fort Wayne Komets (34-12-4)                            7:30 p.m. ET 

·      Gwinnett’s Casey Pierro-Zabotel is tied for third with 56 points (21g-35a).

·      Fort Wayne’s Pat Nagle is sixth with 2.36 goals-against average.

·      Gladiators are 13-2-1 when leading after two periods.

·      Komets are 22-7-2 when outshooting their opponent.  

 

Evansville IceMen (12-33-6) at Kalamazoo Wings (23-19-5)                                 7:30 p.m. ET 

·      Brandon Wong leads Evansville with 37 points (16g-21a).

·      Kalamazoo’s Joel Martin is third with 2,087 minutes played.

·      IceMen are 8-1-1 when leading after two periods.

·      K-Wings are third on the penalty kill at 87.9 percent (167-for-190).  

 

Reading Royals (34-14-3) at Cincinnati Cyclones (24-21-5)                                  7:35 p.m. ET 

·      Sean Wiles leads Reading against the Cyclones with three goals.

·      Cincinnati’s Sam Brittain leads rookie goaltenders with four shutouts.

·      Royals are league’s second-least penalized team with 11.31 penalty minutes per game.

·      Cyclones are second with 26.32 shots-against per game.  

 

Rapid City Rush (25-24-3) at Missouri Mavericks (19-25-5)                                    7:05 p.m. CT 

·      Winston Day Chief leads Rapid City against the Mavericks with nine points (3g-6a).

·      Missouri’s Andrew Courtney is on a five-game goal streak since Feb. 3 (7g).

·      Rush are seventh on the penalty kill on the road at 85.8 percent (91-for-106).

·      Mavericks are tied for seventh with four shorthanded goals against.  

 

Tulsa Oilers (24-23-4) at Wichita Thunder (24-19-7)                                              7:05 p.m. CT 

·      Tulsa’s Adam Pleskach is second with 27 goals.

·      Ian Lowe leads Wichita against the Oilers with three goals and eight points.

·      Oilers are tied for seventh with 3.47 goals per game.

·      Thunder are fourth with 27.56 shots-against per game.  

 

Colorado Eagles (33-17-2) at Bakersfield Condors (21-23-6)                                 7 p.m. PT 

·      Taylor Vause leads Colorado against the Condors with five goals.

·      Bakersfield’s Sebastien Sylvestre is third among rookies with 142 shots on goal.

·      Eagles are 6-0-2 in games decided in overtime or a shootout.

·      Condors are fourth on the power play at home at 22.4 percent (26-for-116).  

 

Idaho Steelheads (30-16-4) at Stockton Thunder (16-34-1)                                   7:30 p.m. PT 

·      Idaho’s Jason Bast leads rookies, and is fourth overall, with 25 goals.

·      Tyler Maxwell leads Stockton against the Steelheads with four goals and seven points.

·      Steelheads are fifth with 2.66 goals-against per game.

·      Thunder are fifth on the power play at home at 21.4 percent (22-for-103).  

 

Utah Grizzlies (23-20-8) at Alaska Aces (24-20-5)                                                  7:15 p.m. AKT 

·      Barry Almeida leads Utah against the Aces with five goals.

·      Alaska’s Quinn Sproule is fifth among defensemen with a 13.9 percent shooting percentage (5-for-36).

·      Grizzlies are tied for the league lead with 16 wins by one goal (16-7-8).

·      Aces have scored seven of their nine shorthanded goals at home.