ECHL Today – Jan. 17


Norfolk Admirals (16-23-2) at Manchester Monarchs (22-12-4)                       3 p.m. ET
•    Alexandre Ranger leads Norfolk with 11 goals.
•    Manchester’s Maxim Kitsyn is fifth in plus-minus at +20.
•    Admirals are 11-1-0 when leading after two periods.
•    Monarchs lead the league with 34.76 shots per game.

Wheeling Nailers (15-17-4) at Indy Fuel (17-20-2)                                          3:05 p.m. ET
•    Wheeling’s Anton Zlobin is on a seven-game point streak since Dec. 31 (7g-5a).
•    Garett Bembridge leads Indy with 11 goals.
•    Nailers are 13-0-0 when leading after two periods.
•    Fuel are league’s least penalized team with 10.08 penalty minutes per game.

Alaska Aces (14-18-5) at South Carolina Stingrays (20-14-4)                         3:05 p.m. ET
•    Alaska’s Tommaso Traversa is fifth among rookies with 12 goals.
•    Colin Mulvey leads South Carolina with 11 goals.
•    Aces are third with 33.73 shots per game.
•    Stingrays are third on the penalty kill at home at 88.2 percent (60-for-68).

Adirondack Thunder (23-9-2) at Elmira Jackals (20-17-0)                              4:05 p.m. ET
•    Louick Marcotte leads Adirondack against the Jackals with four goals.
•    Elmira’s Jacob MacDonald leads defensemen with three shorthanded goals.
•    Thunder are fourth on the power play on the road at 22.4 percent (15-for-67).
•    Jackals are 11-2-0 in one-goal games.

Rapid City Rush (17-15-3) at Fort Wayne Komets (21-11-2)                            5 p.m. ET
•    Rapid City’s Daniel O’Donoghue is second with a 27.8 percent shooting percentage (5-for-18).
•    Fort Wayne’s Mike Embach is tied for the league lead with nine power-play goals.
•    Rush are second on the penalty kill at 87.6 percent (92-for-105).
•    Komets are 8-1-1 in their last 10 games.

Cincinnati Cyclones (15-15-5) at Allen Americans (21-14-1)                          4:05 p.m. CT
•    Cincinnati’s Nick Huard leads rookies with seven power-play goals.
•    Allen’s Chad Costello leads the league with 20 power-play points (4g-16a).
•    Cyclones are 13-1-0 when leading after two periods.
•    Americans are 16-2-0 when scoring first.

Kalamazoo Wings (14-19-4) at Quad City Mallards (19-15-3)                         4:05 p.m. CT

•    Dane Fox leads Kalamazoo with 13 goals and 29 points.
•    Quad City’s Steve Michalek is fourth among rookie goaltenders with a 2.36 goals-against average.
•    K-Wings are 8-0-3 when leading after two periods.
•    Mallards are tied for fourth on the penalty kill at home at 87.0 percent (67-for-77).