ECHL Today – Jan. 30

 

 

Cincinnati Cyclones (19-16-4) at Toledo Walleye (27-6-5)                                    7:15 p.m. ET 

·     Josh Shalla leads Cincinnati with 15 goals and 33 points.

·     Toledo’s Jeff Lerg is third with 19 wins.

·     Cyclones are third with 27.15 shots-against per game.

·     Walleye are 23-1-2 when scoring first.  

 

Greenville Road Warriors (25-14-3) at Florida Everblades (27-7-4)                      7:30 p.m. ET 

·     Greenville’s Jeff Malcolm is tied for third with a .919 save percentage.

·     Evan Bloodoff leads Florida against the Road Warriors with four goals.

·     Road Warriors are fifth with 2.76 goals-against per game.

·     Everblades are third with 3.87 goals per game.  

 

Wheeling Nailers (19-20-0) at Kalamazoo Wings (18-15-3)                                  7:30 p.m. ET 

·     Wheeling’s Derek Army is seventh among rookies with 32 points (17g-17a).

·     Kalamazoo’s Curtis Valk is tied for fifth among rookies with 19 assists.

·     Nailers are tied for fifth with seven shorthanded goals.

·     K-Wings are 8-0-1 in their last nine games.  

 

South Carolina Stingrays (18-17-7) at Orlando Solar Bears (19-15-3)                  7:30 p.m. ET 

·     South Carolina’s Adam Morrison is second with a 2.16 goals-against average.

·     Jacob Cepis leads Orlando against the Stingrays with five points (1g-4a).

·     Stingrays are second on the penalty kill on the road at 89.8 percent (53-for-59).

·     Solar Bears are fourth with 32.78 shots per game.  

 

Reading Royals (26-13-2) at Indy Fuel (14-21-7)                                                  7:30 p.m. ET 

·     Pat Mullane leads Reading against the Fuel with seven points (1g-6a).

·     Indy’s Garret Bembridge is on a four-game goal streak since Jan. 23 (4g).

·     Royals are league’s second-least penalized team with 10.93 penalty minutes per game.

·     Fuel are sixth on the power play at 19.8 percent (33-for-167).  

 

Elmira Jackals (22-16-5) at Fort Wayne Komets (28-9-3)                                     8 p.m. ET 

·     Elmira’s Steven Shamanski is fourth among defensemen with 28 points (11g-17a).

·     Fort Wayne’s Drew Daniels is tied for second in plus-minus at +29.

·     Jackals are only ECHL team to not allow a shorthanded goal this season.

·     Komets are fourth on the power play at home at 22.9 percent (16-for-70).  

 

Rapid City Rush (17-22-3) at Allen Americans (30-6-4)                                        7:05 p.m. CT 

·     Rapid City’s Daniel Tetrault is fifth among defensemen with 108 shots on goal.

·     Ian Schultz leads Allen against the Rush with six goals and 10 points.

·     Rush are fifth on the penalty kill on the road at 87.8 percent (79-for-90).

·     Americans have outscored their opponents 107-56 at home.  

 

Quad City Mallards (18-15-6) at Wichita Thunder (20-15-6)                                 7:05 p.m. CT 

·     Joe Perry leads Quad City against the Thunder with four goals.

·     Wichita’s Todd Hosmer is on a six-game goal streak since Jan. 11 (6g).

·     Mallards are tied for second with one shorthanded goal against.

·     Thunder are first on the penalty kill at home at 91.0 percent (71-for-78).  

 

Gwinnett Gladiators (14-22-3) at Evansville IceMen (11-25-6)                              7:15 p.m. CT 

·     Gwinnett’s Casey Pierro-Zabotel is tied for third with seven power-play goals.

·     Brandon Wong leads Evansville with 13 goals and 32 points.

·     Gladiators are fourth on the power play on the road at 21.8 percent (12-for-55).

·     IceMen are 7-1-1 when leading after two periods.  

 

Brampton Beast (13-24-2) at Tulsa Oilers (20-19-4)                                              7:35 p.m. CT 

·     Brampton’s Mathew Maione leads rookie defensemen with 111 shots on goal.

·     Drew Fisher leads Tulsa against the Beast with eight points (3g-5a).

·     Beast have scored 41 of their 93 goals in the second period.

·     Oilers are 7-0-4 in games decided in overtime or a shootout.  

 

Utah Grizzlies (19-16-7) at Bakersfield Condors (18-19-6)                                    7 p.m. PT 

·     Mathieu Aubin leads Utah against the Condors with five goals.

·     Bakersfield’s Michael Colavecchia is tied for first among rookies with five power-play goals.

·     Grizzlies are 14-2-5 when scoring first.

·     Condors are 13-0-0 when leading after two periods.  

 

Idaho Steelheads (26-13-4) at Ontario Reign (25-11-6)                                         7 p.m. PT 

·     Idaho’s Olivier Roy leads the league with 1,936 minutes played.

·     Judd Blackwater leads Ontario against the Steelheads with eight points (5g-3a).

·     Steelheads have outscored their opponents 54-28 in the first period.

·     Reign are 11-5-6 in one-goal games.  

 

Colorado Eagles (28-14-0) at Alaska Aces (17-18-4)                                              7:15 p.m. AKT 

·     Colorado’s Collin Bowman leads defensemen with 12 goals and 31 points.

·     Brendan Connolly leads Alaska against the Eagles with four goals.

·     Eagles are 21-0-0 when leading after two periods.

·     Aces are tied for second with eight shorthanded goals.