ECHL Today – Jan. 2


 

Greenville Swamp Rabbits (15-12-5) at Manchester Monarchs (20-11-1)         3 p.m. ET
•    Scott Fleming leads Greenville with 23 points (10g-13a).
•    Manchester’s David Kolomatis is tied for second among defensemen with four power-play goals.
•    Swamp Rabbits are tied for the league lead with 39 goals in the third period.
•    Monarchs are tied for the league lead with 33.84 shots per game.

Elmira Jackals (19-12-0) at Kalamazoo Wings (12-16-3)                                 7 p.m. ET
•    Elmira’s Spiro Goulakos is tied for first among rookie defensemen with four power-play goals.
•    Ludwig Blomstrand leads Kalamazoo against the Jackals with three goals and five points.
•    Jackals are 10-2-0 in one-goal games.
•    K-Wings are 8-0-3 when leading after two periods.

Florida Everblades (22-10-0) at Orlando Solar Bears (11-13-5)                       7 p.m. ET
•    Florida’s Marc Nemec is fourth among defensemen in plus-minus at +17.
•    Orlando’s T.J. Foster is tied for sixth among rookie with 25 points (9g-16a).
•    Everblades are first on the penalty kill on the road at 90.9 percent (60-for-66).
•    Solar Bears are tied for the league lead with eight shorthanded goals.

Adirondack Thunder (18-7-2) at Reading Royals (15-11-5)                               7 p.m. ET
•    Adirondack’s Michael Kirkpatrick is tied for second among rookies with 11 goals.
•    Reading’s Adam Comrie leads defensemen with five power-play goals.
•    Thunder are 12-0-2 when leading after one period.
•    Royals have outscored their opponents 37-20 in the third period.

Cincinnati Cyclones (14-10-4) at South Carolina Stingrays (18-10-3)               7:05 p.m. ET
•    Cincinnati’s Nick Huard leads rookies with 12 power-play points (7g-5a).
•    South Carolina’s Joey Leach is tied for second among defensemen in plus-minus at +18.
•    Cyclones are second on the power play at 21.9 percent (23-for-105).
•    Stingrays are 15-2-2 when scoring first.

Atlanta Gladiators (19-10-2) at Norfolk Admirals (10-21-2)                               7:15 p.m. ET
•    Atlanta’s Matt Register is on a four-game point streak since Dec. 26 (1g-8a).
•    Norfolk’s Ty Rimmer is second with 544 saves.
•    Gladiators are tied for the league lead with one shorthanded goal against.
•    Admirals are 8-1-0 when leading after two periods.

Fort Wayne Komets (16-10-2) at Toledo Walleye (17-9-4)                               7:15 p.m. ET
•    Fort Wayne’s Jordon Southorn is fourth among defensemen with 84 shots on goal.
•    Toledo’s Jeff Lerg is fifth with a .929 save percentage.
•    Komets are fourth on the power play on the road at 23.8 percent (10-for-42).
•    Walleye are sixth with 2.53 goals-against per game.

Wichita Thunder (7-20-4) at Indy Fuel (14-17-2)                                              7:35 p.m. ET

•    Andrew Huff leads Wichita with seven goals and 15 points.
•    Indy’s Garett Bembridge is fourth with 103 shots on goal.
•    Thunder are 5-0-1 when leading after two periods.
•    Fuel are league’s second-least penalized team with 10.15 penalty minutes per game.

Brampton Beast (11-15-4) at Wheeling Nailers (14-12-4)                                 7:35 p.m. ET
•    Brampton’s Brandon Marino is second with 24 assists.
•    Derek Army leads Wheeling against the Beast with six points (2g-4a).
•    Beast have gone past regulation in four straight games and in six of their last seven.
•    Nailers are third with 33.80 shots per game.

Allen Americans (18-13-1) at Quad City Mallards (16-13-3)                             7:05 p.m. CT

•    Allen’s Chad Costello leads the league with 43 points (12g-31a).
•    Quad City’s Matt Neal is tied for fifth among rookies with 10 goals.
•    Americans are 15-2-0 when scoring first.
•    Mallards are second on the penalty kill at 87.5 percent (105-for-120).

Missouri Mavericks (25-3-1) at Evansville IceMen (12-15-2)                            7:15 p.m. CT
•    Missouri’s Josh Robinson is tied for the league lead with a 1.58 goals-against average.
•    Evansville’s Mike Duco is on a three-game goal streak since Dec. 26 (3g).
•    Mavericks have outscored their opponents 38-14 in the second period.
•    IceMen are 6-0-1 when scoring first.

Tulsa Oilers (14-10-3) at Rapid City Rush (13-12-3)                                         7:05 p.m. MT
•    Tulsa’s Kevin Carr is tied for third with 12 wins.
•    Winston Day Chief leads Rapid City with 13 points (10g-13a).
•    Oilers are 5-0-1 in their last six games.
•    Rush are second on the penalty kill at home at 89.5 percent (51-for-57).

Colorado Eagles (15-15-2) at Idaho Steelheads (14-15-5)                               7:10 p.m. MT
•    Colorado’s Collin Bowman is second among defensemen with 23 points (8g-15a).
•    Idaho’s Zack Kamrass is tied for fourth among rookies with eight power-play points (2g-6a).
•    Eagles are second with 25.88 shots-against per game.
•    Steelheads are fifth on the power play at home at 22.7 percent (17-for-75).

Utah Grizzlies (18-10-2) at Alaska Aces (10-18-3)                                            7:15 p.m. AKT
•    Matt Berry leads Utah against the Aces with eight goals and 12 points.
•    Alaska’s Gleason Fournier is tied for second among defensemen with eight goals.
•    Grizzlies are 6-1-2 in one-goal games.
•    Aces are tied for the league lead with 33.84 shots per game.