ECHL Today – March 5

Adirondack Thunder (29-17-10) at Kalamazoo Wings (29-25-4)                         3 p.m. ET

  • Adirondack’s Stepan Falkovsky leads defensemen with 20 goals.
  • Kalamazoo’s Joel Martin is fifth with 2,076 minutes played.
  • Thunder are 22-1-5 when scoring first.
  • K-Wings are 13-0-3 when leading after one period.

 

Wheeling Nailers (28-22-6) at Fort Wayne Komets (34-15-7)                               5 p.m. ET

  • Garrett Meurs leads Wheeling against the Komets with four goals.
  • Fort Wayne’s Mike Cazzola is third among rookies with 58 points (20g-38a).
  • Nailers are fifth with five shorthanded goals against.
  • Komets are first on the penalty kill at home at 90.0 percent (108-for-120).

 

Norfolk Admirals (21-31-4) at Reading Royals (33-21-3)                                      5 p.m. ET

  • T.J. Foster leads Norfolk with 17 goals.
  • Reading’s Mike Pereira is on a four-game goal streak (4g).
  • Admirals lead the league with one shorthanded goal allowed on the road.
  • Royals are sixth with 33.40 shots per game.

 

Tulsa Oilers (26-28-6) at Missouri Mavericks (26-23-7)                                         4:05 p.m. CT

  • Garrett Ladd leads Tulsa against the Mavericks with five goals and eight points.
  • Missouri’s Darren Nowick is tied for sixth among rookies with 44 points (21g-23a).
  • Oilers are 18-0-2 when leading after two periods.
  • Mavericks are tied for second with 16 games decided in overtime or a shootout.

 

Brampton Beast (32-17-7) at Toledo Walleye (39-13-3)                                         5:15 p.m. ET

  • Brampton’s David Pacan leads the league with 33 goals.
  • Tyson Spink leads Toledo against the Beast with eight goals.
  • Beast are fourth on the power play on the road at 21.6 percent (22-for-102).
  • Walleye have outscored their opponents 117-68 at home.