ECHL Today – March 8

 

       

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

 

Wichita Thunder (27-21-7) at Brampton Beast (18-33-3)                                                2 p.m. ET 

·      Wichita’s Mike Wilson is tied for fifth among defensemen with 36 points (9g-27a).

·      Brampton’s Trevor Cann is fourth with 1,071 saves.

·      Thunder are fourth with 27.67 shots-against per game.

·      Beast have scored 60 of their 139 goals in the second period.  

 

Florida Everblades (36-13-6) at Gwinnett Gladiators (17-35-5)                                      2:05 p.m. ET 

·      Florida’s Mike Little is tied for fourth in plus-minus at +27.

·      Gwinnett’s Casey Pierro-Zabotel is fifth with 21 power-play points (8g-13a).

·      Everblades are first on the power play on the road at 24.2 percent (24-for-99).

·      Gladiators are 14-3-1 when leading after two periods.  

 

South Carolina Stingrays (33-18-7) at Greenville Road Warriors (31-24-3)                   3 p.m. ET 

·      Andrew Rowe leads South Carolina against the Road Warriors with 12 points (4g-8a).

·      Greenville’s Vinny Saponari is fifth with 40 assists.

·      Stingrays lead the league with 2.41 goals-against per game.

·      Road Warriors are 19-3-1 when scoring first.  

 

Indy Fuel (24-24-8) at Kalamazoo Wings (26-24-5)                                                        3 p.m. ET 

·      Rhett Bly leads Indy against the K-Wings with four points (2g-2a).

·      Kalamazoo’s Dane Fox is tied for fourth among rookies with 21 goals.

·      Fuel are fifth on the power play at 20.3 percent (46-for-227).

·      K-Wings are third with two shorthanded goals against.  

 

Toledo Walleye (36-12-5) at Reading Royals (37-15-4)                                                  5:05 p.m. ET 

·      Toledo’s Kyle Bonis is tied for fourth with 27 goals.

·      Reading’s Bryant Molle is tied for the league lead with four shorthanded assists.

·      Walleye are 25-1-0 when leading after one period.

·      Royals are 16-5-1 when outshot by their opponent.  

 

Rapid City Rush (28-25-5) at Missouri Mavericks (22-28-6)                                             4:05 p.m. CT 

·      Jesse Schultz leads Rapid City against the Mavericks with nine goals and 13 points.

·      Missouri’s Landon Oslanski is tied for fourth among defensemen with 16 power-play points (5g-11a).

·      Rush are 19-6-4 when scoring first.

·      Mavericks are eighth on the penalty kill at home at 85.8 percent (118-for-138). 

 

 

Wheeling Nailers (27-26-1) at Evansville IceMen (13-35-8)                                            5 p.m. CT 

·      Wheeling’s Derek Army is tied for fourth among rookies with 21 goals.

·      Braden Pimm leads Evansville with 20 goals and 38 points.

·      Nailers are 20-7-0 when scoring first.

·      IceMen are 9-2-2 when leading after two periods.


LONGEST WINNING STREAK, ONE SEASON
17 – Cincinnati Cyclones (Jan. 13-Feb. 29, 2008)
15 – South Carolina Stingrays (Feb. 7, 2015-Present)
     – Victoria Salmon Kings (Dec. 6, 2008-Jan. 10, 2009)
14 – 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)

LONGEST ROAD WINNING STREAK
10 – Long Beach Ice Dogs (Jan. 11-Feb. 17, 2006)
     – Las Vegas Wranglers (Nov. 22-Dec. 31, 2005)
     – South Carolina Stingrays (Nov. 2-Dec. 9,2000)
9   – six times, most recent:
        South Carolina Stingrays (Feb. 7, 2015-Present)