ECHL Today – January 7

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Dayton Bombers (15-13-2) at Johnstown Chiefs (9-18-3) 7:00 p.m. ET
* 2006 All-Star Jonathan Boutin stopped all 31 shots in Johnstown’s 4-0 win over Dayton on Dec. 10.
* Brian Gornick has five points (2g-3a) in his last four games for the Bombers.
* Justin Kelly leads the Chiefs with 16 points (5g-11a) in nine home games in 2005-06.
* Scott Cameron has 12 assists and 14 points in 14 games on the road for Dayton.

Reading Royals (15-13-2) at Trenton Titans (9-18-3) 7:00 p.m. ET
* 2006 All-Star Cody Rudkowsky is 3-1-0 with a 0.99 goals-against average in four games against Trenton.
* 2006 All-Star Scott Bertoli had four assists in Trenton’s 9-1 win at Dayton on Friday.
* Royals have the league’s best power play at 25.6 percent (40-for-156).
* Titans have the league’s best penalty kill at 86.5 percent, killing off 160 of 185 penalties in 2005-06.

South Carolina Stingrays (15-13-2) at Augusta Lynx (9-18-3) 7:05 p.m. ET
* Cam McCaffrey has three goals and is a +5 in four games against the Lynx in 2005-06.
* Nicolas Corbeil, Dan Sullivan and Brian Passmore each have five points in six games against the Stingrays.
* Davis Parley is 1-0-1 with a 2.33 goals-against average in three appearances against Augusta.
* Ryan Lang had four points (1g-3a) and was a +4 in Augusta’s 7-3 win over Charlotte on Friday.

Charlotte Checkers (15-13-2) at Greenville Grrrowl (9-18-3) 7:05 p.m. ET
* John Snowden has four goals and Colin Pepperall has six assists in three games against the Checkers.
* Dusty Jamieson (4g-2a) and Mike Bayrack (3g-3a) lead Charlotte with six points in their last five games.
* Grrrowl have 18 of 20 players, not including goalies, who scored a point in three games against Charlotte.
* Jeff Glass is a perfect 3-0-0 with a 1.33 goals-against average in his last three starts for the Checkers.

Pensacola Ice Pilots (15-13-2) at Florida Everblades (9-18-3) 7:30 p.m. ET
* 2006 All-Stars Dan Sisca and Ernie Hartlieb each have 10 points (3g-7a) in five games against Pensacola.
* Defenseman Corey Neilson leads the Ice Pilots with four points, all assists, in their last five games.
* Everblades are 9-for-26 (34.6 percent) on the power play against the Ice Pilots in 2005-06.
* Pensacola has scored five of its eight goals against the Everblades in the first period.

Toledo Storm (15-13-2) at Wheeling Nailers (9-18-3) 7:30 p.m. ET
* Kurtis McLean had two goals, including the game winner, and assist in a 6-5 overtime win at Toledo Friday.
* Ten different players recorded at least one point for the Storm in their loss to Wheeling on Friday.
* Teams combined to score an average of 8.5 goals per game in four meetings with each other in 2005-06.
* Rookie Chris Blight has an assist and three power-play goals in four games against the Nailers.

Columbia Inferno (15-13-2) at Gwinnett Gladiators (9-18-3) 7:35 p.m. ET
* Leon Hayward has three goals and five points in three games against the Gladiators in 2005-06.
* Rookie Milan Gajic scored his first pro hat trick in Gwinnett’s 6-3 win at Pensacola on Friday.
* Travis Lisabeth has five goals and eight points in his last five games for the Inferno.
* Gladiators have a six-game winning streak, outscoring their opponents 31-14 in that span.

Alaska Aces (15-13-2) at Bakersfield Condors (9-18-3) 7:00 p.m. PT
* 2006 All-Star starter Chris Beckford-Tseu is 2-0-0 with a 0.50 goals-against average against Bakersfield.
* Condors have scored all three of their goals on the power play against Alaska in 2005-06.
* Aces are 2-0-0 on their current eight-game road trip, outscoring their opponents 9-2 in that span.
* Ryan Munce stopped ECHL season-high 63 saves in Condors’ 2-1 shootout win at Long Beach on Friday.

Idaho Steelheads (15-13-2) at Long Beach Ice Dogs (9-18-3) 7:00 p.m. PT
* Matthew Yeats is 3-0-0 with a 1.67 goals-against average, stopping 78 of 83 shots against the Ice Dogs.
* Chris Kenady leads the Ice Dogs with six points (3g-3a) in the last five games.
* Steelheads have a combined +60 rating on the road and average 4.3 goals per game in 2005-06.
* Ice Dogs are 1-3-2 in their last six games, five of which have been decided by one goal.

Fresno Falcons (15-13-2) at Victoria Salmon Kings (9-18-3) 7:00 p.m. PT
* Shawn Mather (0g-2a) and Peter Fregoe (1g-1a) had two points in a 4-3 win at Victoria on Friday.
* Ryan Wade leads the Salmon Kings with six goals and seven points in his last four games.
* Falcons are unbeaten in regulation when tied (5-0-2) and leading (10-0-5) after the second period.
* Kings’ have had five different goaltenders start in 14 home games in 2005-06.

Stockton Thunder (15-13-2) at Las Vegas Wranglers (9-18-3) 7:05 p.m. PT
* 2006 All-Star Mike McKenna is 2-0-0 with a 2.01 goals-against average against Stockton.
* Stockton has scored 57.7 percent (26 of 45) of its goal on the power play when playing on the road.
* Thunder has scored all seven of their goals in the second and third period in three games against Las Vegas.
* Chris Stanley has four goals and six points in his last five games for the Wranglers.

Utah Grizzlies (15-13-2) at San Diego Gulls (9-18-3) 7:05 p.m. PT
* Gulls are 2-0-0 against Utah in 2005-06 and each has been decided by one goal and each played at Utah.
* Utah’s Ryan Kinasewich had goal and assist on Friday extending his scoring streak to nine games (9g-12a).
* Alex Kim has five points (2g-3a) in two games against the Grizzlies in 2005-06.
* Utah has scored the most power-play goals with 45 is fourth in the ECHL at 23.1 percent.

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