Today In The ECHL – October 19

Florida Everblades (1-1-0) at Florence Pride (0-1-1) 2:30 ET
* Florida’s Keith Anderson (2g-3a) and Brent McDonald (1g-4a) are tied for second in ECHL scoring.
* Florence overcame a 3-0 deficit against Columbia on Saturday before losing 4-3 in overtime.
* Everblades were 4-3-1 against Florence in 2002-03 and are 16-18-3 overall against the Pride.
* Pride was 4-3-1 against Florida in 2002-03 and is 21-10-4 all time against the Everblades.

Cincinnati Cyclones (1-1-0) at Johnstown Chiefs (1-1-0) 2:30 ET
* NHL All-Star Arturs Irbe made 26 saves in Chiefs’ 4-1 home-opening win on Saturday.
* Cyclones’ Ryan Brindley is tied for the ECHL lead among defensemen with four points (1g-3a).
* Chiefs have not scored a power-play goal in their first two games (0-for-13).
* Jason Deskins scored two goals in Cincinnati’s 5-3 win at Dayton on Saturday.

Texas Wildcatters (0-2-0) at Trenton Titans (0-2-0) 3:00 ET
* Titans were 22-8-6 at home in 2002-03 and are 93-35-15 overall at the Sovereign Bank Arena.
* Wildcatters play their first seven games on the road.
* Bryce Cockburn leads Trenton with two points (1g-1a) and one power-play goal.
* Steve Lowe leads Texas with two goals, two power-play goals and two points.

Gwinnett Gladiators (1-0-0) at Columbus Cottonmouths (1-0-0) 4:00 ET
* Olivier Michaud made 33 saves in Cottonmouths’ 3-1 win at Pensacola on Saturday.
* Kevin Doell scored the game winner in Gwinnett’s 5-3 win at Charlotte on Saturday.
* Columbus was 16-15-5 at home in 2002-03.
* Blue Bennefield (1g-1a) and Brandon Dietrich (0g-2a) lead the Gladiators in scoring.

Pensacola Ice Pilots (0-1-0) at Mississippi Sea Wolves (0-1-1) 4:05 CT
* Sea Wolves were 8-3-1 against Pensacola in 2002-03 and are 38-15-3 overall against the Ice Pilots.
* Dwayne Hay had a power-play goal on Saturday, his first game since being assigned by Tampa Bay.
* Mississippi’s Greg Gardner ranks second in the ECHL with 67 saves in two games.
* Ice Pilots were 4-5-3 against Mississippi in 2002-03.

Long Beach Ice Dogs (1-1-0) at Wheeling Nailers (1-0-0) 6:00 ET
* Wheeling scored four first-period goals en route to a 6-5 win over Roanoke on Saturday.
* Ice Dogs play their first five games on the road, returning home November 1 to host Bakersfield.
* Nailers’ Jason Jaffray scored a power-play goal and an unassisted goal on Saturday.
* Craig Lyons leads Long Beach with two goals and is tied for the team lead with three points.

Las Vegas Wranglers (1-0-1) at Idaho Steelheads (1-1-0) 7:05 MT
* Las Vegas scored two third-period goals, and lost 4-3 in shootout at Idaho on Saturday.
* Idaho’s Dan Ellis stopped all four Las Vegas shooters in shootout on Saturday.
* Wranglers’ Greg Day is tied for second in the ECHL in scoring with five points (2g-3a).
* Ian Kopecky (2g-1a) and Chris Marinucci (1g-2a) are tied for the Steelheads’ scoring lead.