Bowers scored 10 goals and added 18 assists for 28 points in 15 games during the month.
The 26-year-old scored at least one point in 13 of his 15 games during January, including 10 multi-point games. He opened the month with three points (2g-1a) in a 4-2 win at Chicago on Jan. 1, and closed the month with three consecutive three-point games at Florida, on his way to being named ECHL Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 30. Bowers closed the month on a six-game scoring streak (6g-9a), tallying at least two points in each of his last five games.
Bowers leads the Road Warriors, and is tied for second in the ECHL, with 57 points (14g-43a) in 44 games. He leads the league with 43 assists, 20 power-play assists and 24 power-play points.
A native of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Bowers has 154 points (45g-109a) in 132 career ECHL games with Dayton and Greenville. He also has 20 points (9g-11a) in 55 career American Hockey League games with Lake Erie, Quad City, Abbotsford and Portland.
Also Nominated: Tyler Donati (Chicago), Nikita Kashirsky (Gwinnett), Jacob Cepis (Idaho), Trent Daavettila (Kalamazoo), Derek Couture (Ontario), Dale Mitchell (Reading), Jordan Fulton (Stockton), Andrej Nestrasil (Toledo) and Peter Lenes (Wheeling).
|October||Eric Lampe||Las Vegas Wranglers|
|November||Jeff Prough||Greenville Road Warriors|
|December||Wes Goldie||Alaska Aces|