ECHL Today – Nov. 25

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Wheeling Nailers (8-5-1) at Trenton Devils (5-11-0) 4:00 ET
• Nailers won 5-3 at Wheeling on Nov. 2 to improve to 30-27-2 all-time against Trenton.
• Trenton is 29-24-6 all-time against Wheeling.
• Wheeling’s Adam Henrich has three game-winning goals and 16 points (9g-7a) in his last 10 games.
Andrew Leach (1g-1a) and Jason Paige (2a) each scored two points for the Devils on Nov. 2.

Columbia Inferno (7-8-2) at Elmira Jackals (11-5-1) 4:05 ET
• Jackals have won team record five consecutive games and are 8-2-0 in their last 10 games.
• Inferno rookie Tyler Doig scored his first pro goal and had career-high three points (2g-1a) on Saturday.
• Elmira’s Dan LaCosta is 4-0-0 with a goals-against average of 1.47 in his last four starts.
• Columbia’s Jeff Miles has a three-game goal streak (4g) and a three-game point streak (4g-1a).

Utah Grizzlies (7-8-0) at Fresno Falcons (5-4-3) 5:00 PT
• Falcons’ Kris Mayotte is 2-0-1 with goals-against average of 1.63 and a save percentage of .944 at home.
• Grizzlies have won last two games at Fresno and are 3-3-1 on the road and 5-5-2 overall against Falcons.
• Fresno defenseman Tyler Kindle has a six-game point streak (2g-5a).
• Utah’s Micheal Haley has a four-game goal streak (5g) including two game winners.

Phoenix RoadRunners (6-8-0) at Las Vegas Wranglers (11-2-0) 5:05 PT
• Wranglers have a seven-game winning streak and are 24-2-0 in their last 26 regular season games.
• RoadRunners’ Jeff Kyrzakos has five points (1g-4a) in his last two games.
Tyler Mosienko leads Las Vegas against Phoenix with five assists and six points in three games.
• Phoenix’s Peder Skinner scored game winner and had career-best two goals and three points on Saturday.

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Premier ‘AA’ Hockey League Fast Facts
• Affiliations with 26 of the 30 teams in the National Hockey League, marking the 11th consecutive season that the league has had affiliations with at least 20 teams in the NHL.
333 former ECHL players have played in NHL.
• There were 69 former ECHL players on NHL opening-day rosters and there have been 188 former ECHL players who have played their first game in the NHL in the past six seasons.
• Twenty-six former ECHL players made their NHL debut in 2006-07, including two who played in both the ECHL and the NHL as goaltender Yutaka Fukufuji played for Reading and Los Angeles while defenseman Bryan Young skated for Stockton and Edmonton. Dave McKee played for Augusta and dressed for five games as the backup goaltender for Stanley Cup champion Anaheim.
• Four former ECHL players have made their NHL debut this season: former Johnstown Chiefs and Fresno Falcons goaltender Dmitri Patzold (San Jose on Oct. 7), former San Diego goaltender Tyler Weiman (Colorado on Oct. 4), former Charlotte right wing Craig Weller (Phoenix on Oct. 4) and former Phoenix RoadRunners center Daniel Winnik (Phoenix Coyotes on Oct. 4).
• Record 51 former ECHL players played their first NHL game in 2005-06.
• ECHL has been represented on last seven Stanley Cup champions.
• 14 Former ECHL coaches on NHL staffs.
• ECHL has been represented on last 18 Calder Cup champions.
• ECHL has affiliations with 26 of the 29 teams in the American Hockey League and for the past 18 years there has been an ECHL player on the Calder Cup Champion.
• The Stockton Thunder and the City of Stockton will host the Chase Chevrolet ECHL All-Star Game presented by Jackson Rancheria and Bud Light at Stockton Arena on Jan. 23, 2008 and the Chase Chevrolet ECHL All-Star Skills Competition presented by Jackson Rancheria and Bud Light on Jan. 22, 2008.
• In the last five seasons the ECHL has had more call-ups to the AHL than all other professional leagues combined with over 2,000 call-ups involving more than 1,000 players since 2002-03.
ECHL and its member teams contributed nearly $3 million for charity and relief funds in 2006-07.
• Further information on the ECHL is available from its website at ECHL.com.