ECHL Today – Nov. 22

Trenton Titans (7-3-0) at Wheeling Nailers (4-8-0) 7:00 p.m. ET
* Nailers have won last two meetings, and were 7-5-1 against Trenton in 2005-06 and are 23-23-1 all-time.
* Titans were 6-6-1 against Wheeling in 2005-06 and are 24-18-5 all-time against the Nailers.
* Sean Collins (4g-12a) and Kurtis McLean (7g-9a) are tied for the Wheeling scoring lead.
* Trenton leads the league in scoring with 4.40 goals per game.

Texas Wildcatters (7-2-2) at South Carolina Stingrays (8-6-0) 7:05 p.m. ET
* South Carolina is 2-0-0 at home and 3-0-0 overall against the Wildcatters.
* Wildcatters are second in the league in scoring with 4.36 goals per game.
* Stingray rookie Daren Machesney recorded first pro shutout with 23 saves in 1-0 win at Charlotte Sunday.
* Texas’ Kevin Baker has scored in all 11 games (12g-7a) and is tied for the league lead in goals.

Florida Everblades (9-4-0) at Columbia Inferno (5-6-4) 7:05 p.m. ET
* Florida has won the last six meetings to improve to 21-11-6 all-time against the Inferno.
* Columbia’s Mac Faulkner has three-game goal streak (6g) and is tied for fourth in the league with 10 goals.
* Dustin Johner (2g-3a) and rookie Derek Damon (1g-4a) lead Everblades in scoring against Columbia.
* Inferno’s Todd Ford is 1-0-2 with goals-against average of 1.89 in three home games.

Reading Royals (5-4-3) at Dayton Bombers (4-4-0) 7:05 p.m. ET
* Bombers have won the last two meetings, including 4-2 at home on Apr. 1.
* Royals were 5-1-0 on the road and 9-3-0 overall against Dayton in 2005-06, improving to 22-8-0 all-time.
* Paul Kelly (1g-5a) and rookie defenseman Brad Farynuk (0g-6a) lead the Bombers in scoring.
* Reading’s Arpad Mihaly has a six-game point streak (6g-6a) and is tied for the league lead with 12 goals.

Toledo Storm (8-4-0) at Cincinnati Cyclones (5-8-0) 7:30 p.m. ET
* Storm has won the last two meetings and leads the season series 2-1-0 and the all-time series 22-14-4.
* Cyclones beat Toledo 4-0 at home on Oct. 21 as rookie Cedrick Desjardins made 37 saves in first pro start.
* Toledo rookie Jamie Tardif has an assist in his last three games and is tied for team lead with seven assists.
* Cincinnati is tied for second in the league in fewest goals allowed with 2.54 per game.

Las Vegas Wranglers (7-1-7) at Fresno Falcons (9-4-0) 7:00 p.m. PT
* Fresno won the first two meetings at home in shootouts, 3-2 on Oct. 20 and 4-3 on Oct. 22.
* Wranglers’ Tyler Mosienko has a six-game assist streak (9a) and a six-game point streak (3g-9a).
* Falcons lead ECHL with nine shorthand goals and are sixth in penalty killing at 87.2 percent (109-for-125).
* Las Vegas rookie Aki Seitsonen has a four-game goal streak (5g) and a four-game point streak (5g-3a).

Premier ‘AA’ Hockey League Fast Facts
* Affiliations with 25 of the 30 teams in the National Hockey League marking 10th consecutive season that the league has had affiliations with at least 20 teams in the NHL.
* 306 former ECHL players have played in NHL.
* 160 have made NHL debut in the last five seasons, including goaltenders Joey MacDonald and Mike Smith and center Drew Larman this season, and a record 47 in 2005-06.
* ECHL has been represented on last six Stanley Cup champions.
* Two NHL head coaches (Peter Laviolette & Jim Playfair) and 9 assistant coaches have ECHL experience.
* Affiliations with 24 of the 27 teams in the American Hockey League.
* ECHL has been represented on last 17 Calder Cup champions.
* For each of the past four seasons, ECHL has had more players called up to AHL than all other professional leagues combined. From 2002-06 the ECHL had 1,646 call ups, involving almost 1,000 players, including 416 call ups involving 263 players last season.
* Idaho Steelheads and City of Boise will host the 15th Annual ECHL All-Star Game presented by Rbk Hockey on Jan. 17 and the 10th Annual ECHL All-Star Skills Competition presented by Rbk Hockey on Jan. 16 at Qwest Arena.
* ECHL and its member teams contributed more than $2.3 million for charity and relief funds in 2005-06.