Pistilli scored seven goals and added four assists for 11 points in October as the Everblades posted a 6-0-0 record in the opening month of the ECHL season.
The 25-year-old had at least two points in five of his six games during the month, and had a three-point game (1g-2a) in a 6-2 win at Bakersfield on Oct. 26. He had two goals in a game three times in October – Oct. 19 at Orlando, Oct. 27 at Ontario and Oct. 29 at Las Vegas.
A native of Montreal, Quebec, Pistilli is tied for the ECHL lead with seven goals and is tied for second with 12 points. His three power-play goals are also tied for the league lead while his five power-play points are second.
Pistilli has 121 points (49g-72a) in 120 career ECHL games with Florida and South Carolina and he has added 19 points (7g-7a) in 21 career games in the Kelly Cup Playoffs. He has also seen action in 167 career American Hockey League games with Albany and Charlotte, recording 52 points (25g-27a).
Also Nominated: Peter Sivak (Alaska), Wade Megan (Cincinnati), Mickey Lang (Fort Wayne), Anthony Nigro (Idaho), Chris Lawrence (Kalamazoo), C.J. Severyn (Orlando), Dale Mitchell (San Francisco), Kevin Lynch (Toledo) and Jamie MacQueen (Utah).