ECHL Today – March 7

       

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

 

Florida Everblades (35-13-6) at Greenville Road Warriors (31-23-3)                   7 p.m. ET 

·      Mitch Wahl leads Florida against the Road Warriors with seven points (0g-7a).

·      Greenville’s Vinny Saponari is on a 10-game point streak since Feb. 13 (7g-16a).

·      Everblades are third with 3.67 goals per game.

·      Road Warriors are 17-0-0 when leading after two periods.  

 

South Carolina Stingrays (32-18-7) at Gwinnett Gladiators (17-34-5)                  7:05 p.m. ET 

·      Brandon Wong leads South Carolina with 44 points (18g-26a).

·      Gwinnett’s Casey Pierro-Zabotel is tied for fifth with 60 points (23g-37a).

·      Stingrays lead the league with 26.14 shots-against per game.

·      Gladiators are 9-0-1 when leading after two periods at home.  

 

Toledo Walleye (35-12-5) at Reading Royals (37-14-4)                                        7:05 p.m. ET 

·      Toledo’s Martin Frk is on a six-game goal streak since Jan. 25 (8g).

·      Reading’s Mike Marcou is tied for second among defensemen with 14 power-play assists.

·      Walleye lead the league on the power play at 23.2 percent (44-for-190).

·      Royals have outscored their opponents 75-49 in the third period.  

 

Fort Wayne Komets (37-12-6) at Kalamazoo Wings (26-24-5)                              7:30 p.m. ET 

·      Fort Wayne’s Roman Will made 34 saves to record first pro shutout on Friday in 3-0 win against K-Wings.

·      Eric Kattelus leads Kalamazoo against the Komets with nine points (2g-7a).

·      Komets are 18-4-6 in one-goal games.

·      K-Wings are league’s fifth-least penalized team with 13.76 penalty minutes per game.  

 

Wheeling Nailers (26-26-1) at Indy Fuel (24-23-8)                                                7:35 p.m. ET 

·      Riley Brace leads Wheeling against the Fuel with three goals and four points.

·      Indy’s Nick Bruneteau leads rookie defensemen with 27 assists.

·      Nailers are second with a .474 shootout shooting percentage (9-for-19).

·      Fuel are 18-2-2 in their last 22 games.  

 

Allen Americans (37-11-7) at Quad City Mallards (29-22-7)                                  7:05 p.m. CT 

·      Allen’s Gary Steffes leads the league with 38 goals.

·      Quad City’s Mario Lamoureux is fourth with 42 assists.

·      Americans are second on the penalty kill on the road at 88.3 percent (128-for-145).

·      Mallards are tied for fourth with three shorthanded goals against.  

 

Ontario Reign (30-16-9) at Utah Grizzlies (28-21-8)                                              7 p.m. MT 

·      Ontario’s Matt Register is tied for seventh among defensemen with 35 points (11g-24a).

·      Utah’s Alex Krushelnyski is tied for seventh among rookies with 39 points (12g-27a).

·      Reign are 21-1-2 when leading after one period.

·      Grizzlies are 20-4-6 when scoring first.  

 

Bakersfield Condors (23-26-8) at Colorado Eagles (37-19-3)                                 7:05 p.m. MT 

·      Sebastien Sylvestre leads Bakersfield with 19 goal and 37 points.

·      Colorado’s Colin Joe leads defensemen with a 19.4 percent shooting percentage (6-for-31).

·      Condors are sixth with 28.02 shots-against per game.

·      Eagles are 27-3-0 when scoring first.  

 

Stockton Thunder (17-40-1) at Idaho Steelheads (37-16-4)                                   7:10 p.m. MT 

·      Stockton’s Jack Combs is third with 62 points (24g-38a).

·      Wade MacLeod leads Idaho against the Thunder with 14 points (6g-8a).

·      Thunder are sixth on the power play on the road at 19.8 percent (25-for-126).

·      Steelheads are on a team-record eight-game winning streak.

 

LONGEST WINNING STREAK, ONE SEASON
17 – Cincinnati Cyclones (Jan. 13-Feb. 29, 2008)
15 – Victoria Salmon Kings (Dec. 6, 2008-Jan. 10, 2009)
14 – South Carolina Stingrays (Feb. 7, 2015-Present)
     – Louisiana IceGators (Nov. 23-Dec. 22, 2001)
     – Knoxville Cherokees (Dec. 28, 1993-Jan. 29, 1994)
13 – South Carolina Stingrays (Nov. 24-Dec. 19, 2009)
     – Las Vegas Wranglers (March 10-April 7, 2007)
12 – nine times, most recent:
       Reading Royals (Jan. 17-Feb. 11, 2015)