ECHL Today – Jan. 9

 

  

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

 

Fort Wayne Komets (24-6-2) at Greenville Road Warriors (21-12-1)                     7 p.m. ET 

·      Fort Wayne’s Drew Daniels is tied for second in the league in plus-minus at +23.

·      Greenville’s Andrew Himelson is tied for third among defensemen with a 16.7 percent shooting percentage (3-for-18).

·      Komets are tied for the league lead with 14 road wins (14-3-0).

·      Road Warriors have a league best five wins when trailing after two periods (5-10-0).  

 

Brampton Beast (10-17-2) at Elmira Jackals (17-13-4)                                          7:05 p.m. ET 

·      Brampton’s Mathew Maione leads rookie defensemen with 84 shots on goal.

·      Matt Tassone leads Elmira against the Beast with six points (3g-3a).

·      Beast have scored 32 of their 71 goals in the second period.

·      Jackals are only team in the league to have not allowed a shorthanded goal.  

 

Kalamazoo Wings (12-15-2) at Toledo Walleye (22-5-4)                                       7:15 p.m. ET 

·      Curtis Valk leads Kalamazoo with 11 goals and 26 points.

·      Alden Hirschfeld leads Toledo against the K-Wings with seven points (2g-5a).

·      K-Wings are first on the power play on the road at 24.5 percent (12-for-49).

·      Walleye are 19-0-1 when scoring first.  

 

Orlando Solar Bears (15-13-3) at Florida Everblades (23-5-1)                               7:30 p.m. ET 

·      Jacob Cepis leads Orlando against the Everblades with nine points (1g-8a).

·      Florida’s Cameron Burt is tied for first among defensemen in plus-minus at +23.

·      Solar Bears are third in the league with 33.03 shots per game.

·      Everblades are 18-1-0 when scoring first.  

 

Cincinnati Cyclones (14-12-4) at Indy Fuel (6-19-6)                                               7:35 p.m. ET 

·      Cincinnati’s Chris Reed is tied for third among defensemen with a 16.7 percent shooting percentage (4-for-24).

·      Garret Bembridge leads Indy against the Cyclones with four goals and six points.

·      Cyclones have outscored their opponents 40-17 in the second period.

·      Fuel are league’s fifth-least penalized team with 13.68 penalty minutes per game.  

 

Reading Royals (20-10-2) at Wheeling Nailers (14-16-0)                                       7:35 p.m. ET 

·      Adam Hughesman leads Reading against the Nailers with four goals.

·      Wheeling’s Derek Army is fifth among rookies with 86 shots on goal.

·      Royals are fourth in the league with 32.59 shots per game.

·      Nailers are third on the power play at home at 26.8 percent (15-for-56).  

 

Evansville IceMen (9-18-4) at Missouri Mavericks (14-15-3)                                   7:05 p.m. CT 

·      Evansville’s Chris Driedger is third in the league with 663 shots on goal.

·      Sebastien Thinel leads Missouri with 27 points (9g-18a).

·      IceMen are 5-1-0 when leading after two periods.

·      Mavericks are fourth in the league with 27.00 shots-against per game.  

 

Wichita Thunder (16-11-6) at Quad City Mallards (17-12-5)                                    7:05 p.m. CT 

·      Wichita’s Kenton Miller is fourth in the league with 118 shots on goal.

·      Todd Fiddler leads Quad City against the Thunder with six points (2g-4a).

·      Thunder are third in the league with 26.85 shots-against per game.

·      Mallards are tied for seventh in the league with 2.76 goals-against per game.  

 

Stockton Thunder (13-23-1) at Utah Grizzlies (13-15-5)                                          7 p.m. MT 

·      Tyler Maxwell leads Stockton with 12 goals.

·      Utah’s Jacob Johnston leads defensemen with 97 shots on goal.

·      Thunder are fifth on the power play on the road at 20.7 percent (17-for-82).

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

 

Tulsa Oilers (17-16-3) at Rapid City Rush (13-19-2)                                                7:05 p.m. MT 

·      Tulsa’s Drew Fisher is on a nine-game point streak since Dec. 20 (5g-11a).

·      Rapid City’s Jean-Philipp Chabot is tied for second in the league with six power-play goals.

·      Oilers are 10-4-3 in one-goal games.

·      Rush are 10-2-0 when leading after one period.  

 

Alaska Aces (15-13-2) at Idaho Steelheads (20-10-3)                                             7:10 p.m. MT 

·      Alaska’s Ryan Walters is on a four-game goal streak since Dec. 31 (6g).

·      Idaho’s Gaelan Patterson is tied for the league lead with three shorthanded assists.

·      Aces are tied for fourth in the league with six shorthanded goals.

·      Steelheads have outscored their opponents 39-17 in the first period.  

 

Colorado Eagles (20-13-0) at Bakersfield Condors (17-14-4)                                  7 p.m. PT 

·      Colorado’s Curtis Gedig is tied for second among rookies with eight power-play assists.

·      Chase Schaber leads Bakersfield with 11 goals.

·      Eagles lead the league with 26.12 shots-against per game.

·      Condors are 12-0-0 when leading after two periods.