ECHL Today – Oct. 28


Wheeling Nailers (0-2-1) at Kalamazoo Wings (3-1-0)                                           7 p.m. ET

  • Jordan Kwas leads Wheeling with three points (1g-2a).
  • Kalamazoo’s Justin Taylor is tied for second in plus-minus at +7.
  • Each of the Nailers three games have been decided by one goal.
  • K-Wings are 3-0-0 when scoring first.


Cincinnati Cyclones (1-3-0) at Manchester Monarchs (2-1-1)                               7 p.m. ET

  • Cincinnati’s Michael Houser is tied for third with a 1.00 goals-against average.
  • Manchester’s Colin Stevens is fifth with 88 saves.
  • Cyclones are 8-for-8 on the penalty kill.
  • Monarchs are sixth with 3.75 goals per game.


Atlanta Gladiators (2-3-2) at Orlando Solar Bears (1-1-0)                                    7 p.m. ET

  • Atlanta’s Josh Atkinson leads rookie defensemen with five points (0g-5a).
  • Orlando’s Ryan Massa is fifth with a .958 save percentage.
  • Gladiators have outscored their opponents 8-4 in the first period.
  • Solar Bears are tied for second with 2.00 goals-against per game.


Adirondack Thunder (2-0-2) at Elmira Jackals (2-2-0)                                         7:05 p.m. ET

  • Adirondack’s Alex Wall is tied for third among rookies with four assists.
  • Elmira’s Cole Martin is tied for first among defensemen with two power-play assists.
  • Thunder have scored six of their 13 goals in the second period.
  • Jackals are tied for third on the power play at 25.0 percent (4-for-16).


Missouri Mavericks (1-4-0) at Brampton Beast (1-0-2)                                          7:15 p.m.ET

  • Missouri’s Darren Nowick leads rookies with a 50.0 percent shooting percentage (2-for-4).
  • Luke Pither leads Brampton with three goals.
  • Mavericks are second with 36.20 shots per game.
  • Beast have scored first in each of their three games.


South Carolina Stingrays (0-2-1) at Florida Everblades (3-0-0)                           7:30 p.m. ET

  • South Carolina’s John Parker is tied for first among rookies with one shorthanded goal.
  • Florida’s Levko Koper is tied for eighth among rookies with four points (2g-2a).
  • Stingrays are tied for second with two shorthanded goals.
  • Everblades are league’s least-penalized team with 4.67 penalty minutes per game.


Toledo Walleye (4-1-0) at Norfolk Admirals (1-4-0)                                              7:30 p.m. ET

  • Toledo’s Kyle Bonis leads the league with five goals.
  • Norfolk’s Frankie Simonelli is third among defensemen with 21 shots on goal.
  • Walleye lead the league with 5.00 goals per game.
  • Admirals are seventh with 2.20 goals-against per game.


Tulsa Oilers (5-0-0) at Indy Fuel (2-2-0)                                                                  7:35 p.m. ET

  • Tulsa’s Jamie Phillips leads the league with five wins.
  • Indy’s Alex Wideman is tied for the league lead with two game-winning goals.
  • Oilers are second with 4.40 goals per game.
  • Fuel have scored five of their seven goals in the first period.


Allen Americans (3-2-0) at Fort Wayne Komets (3-1-0)                                        8 p.m. ET

  • Allen’s Jamie Murray is third among rookies with a 2.04 goals-against average.
  • Fort Wayne’s Pat Nagle is sixth with a 1.33 goals-against average.
  • Americans are 29-for-29 on the penalty kill.
  • Komets are third on the power play at home at 25.0 percent (2-for-8).


Colorado Eagles (4-1-0) at Utah Grizzlies (3-1-0)                                                   7 p.m. MT

  • Colorado’s Casey Pierro-Zabotel has at least one point in all five games this season and leads the league with nine points (2g-7a).
  • Utah’s Shane Walsh is tied for fifth among rookies with five points (3g-2a).
  • Eagles are fourth with 27.80 shots-against per game.
  • Grizzlies are 3-0-0 when scoring first.


Reading Royals (3-1-0) at Idaho Steelheads (1-3-1)                                               7:10 p.m. MT

  • Reading’s Olivier Labelle leads the league with three power-play goals.
  • Idaho’s Joe Faust is tied for second among defensemen with five points (2g-3a).
  • Royals lead the league on the power play at 30.8 percent (4-for-13).
  • Steelheads have scored 10 of their 16 goals in the third period.


Rapid City Rush (0-5-0) at Alaska Aces (1-1-0)                                                     7:15 p.m. AKT

  • Rapid City’s Lindsay Sparks is on a four-game goal streak since Oct. 15 (4g).
  • Alaska’s Tim Coffman is tied for the league lead with a 50.0 percent shooting percentage (2-for-4).
  • Rush have scored eight of their 14 goals in the second period.
  • Aces are tied for second with 2.00 goals-against per game.