Today In The ECHL – October 31

Dayton Bombers (0-3-0) at Johnstown Chiefs (4-1-0) 7:00 ET

* Dayton is 0-1-0 against Johnstown in 2003-04 and 50-27-12 all-time in the regular season.
* Jason Notermann scored two goals in Johnstown’s 6-1 win at Dayton on October 24.
* Bombers rank 31st in the ECHL in goals allowed with 5.00 goals per game.
* In their last four games the Chiefs have outscored their opponents 21-5.

Wheeling Nailers (3-1-0) at Reading Royals (3-0-1) 7:05 ET

* Reading was 6-0-0 against Wheeling in 2002-03 and is 9-3-1 all-time in the regular season.
* Jason Jaffray leads Wheeling in scoring with eight points (4g-4a).
* Royals’ power play ranks second in the ECHL with 30.8 percent (8-for-26).
* Nailers’ Martin Brochu is 3-1-0 with a 2.83 goals against average and a .890 save percentage.

Roanoke Express (1-4-0) at Greenville Grrrowl (0-3-0) 7:05 ET

* Roanoke was 0-0-1 against Greenville in 2002-03 and is 3-0-1 all-time in the regular season.
* Han Sung Kim, the first Korean-born player in the ECHL, leads the Grrrowl with two goals.
* Dan Carlson leads the Express in scoring with seven points (2g-5a).
* Rae Metz leads Greenville in scoring with three points (1g-2a).

Trenton Titans (2-3-0) at Charlotte Checkers (2-1-1) 7:30 ET

* Trenton is 14-8-2 all-time against Charlotte in the regular season.
* Charlotte ranks 30th in the ECHL on the power play with 5.3 percent (1-for-19).
* Matt Zultek scored two goals at Greensboro on Thursday, and leads the Titans with five points (3g-2a).
* Checkers are tied for the ECHL lead with two shorthand goals.

Augusta Lynx (2-3-0) at Florence Pride (1-3-1) 7:30 ET

* Florence is 1-0-0 against Augusta in 2003-04 and 21-7-2 all-time in the regular season.
* Lynx’ Wes Swinson recorded his 200th career point with an assist in Saturday’s 3-2 loss against Florence.
* Pride’s goals against average of 4.00 goals per game is tied for 26th in the ECHL.
* Augusta’s Scott Corbett is tied for eighth among ECHL rookies with five points (2g-3a).

Gwinnett Gladiators (3-1-1) at Florida Everblades (4-1-0) 7:30 ET

* First-ever meeting between Gwinnett and Florida.
* Florida is tied for the ECHL scoring lead averaging 4.60 goals per game.
* Gladiators’ penalty kill ranks fourth in the ECHL with 91.7 percent (22-for-24).
* Everblades’ Keith Anderson has 13 points (5g-8a) in five games and is tied for the ECHL scoring lead.

Atlantic City Boardwalk Bullies (6-0-0) at Greensboro Generals (3-2-0) 7:30 ET

* Atlantic City was 4-2-0 against Greensboro in 2002-03 and is 8-2-0 all-time in the regular season.
* Generals’ Bryson Busniuk is tied for second among ECHL rookies with four goals.
* Bullies rank third in the ECHL in goals allowed with 1.83 goals per game.
* Greensboro’s Geno Parrish is tied for the ECHL scoring lead among defensemen with seven points (0g-7a).

Columbia Inferno (3-2-1) at South Carolina Stingrays (3-1-0) 7:30 ET

* Columbia was 5-3-0 against South Carolina in 2002-03 and is 10-5-1 all-time in the regular season.
* South Carolina is tied for fourth in the ECHL in goals allowed, averaging 2.00 goals per game.
* Inferno’s Jesse Schultz is tied for second among ECHL rookies with four goals.
* Kirk Daubenspeck earned his first shutout of the season in Stingrays’ 3-0 win against Florence on Tuesday.

Cincinnati Cyclones (3-3-0) at Toledo Storm (3-1-1) 7:30 ET

* Cincinnati is 1-0-0 against Toledo in 2003-04 after a 4-3 shootout win on October 22.
* Toledo ranks 27th in the ECHL on the power play with 6.3 percent (2-for-32).
* Cyclones’ Terry Marchant scored a goal and tallied an assist in the October 22 win.
* Storm’s Drew MacIntyre is 2-0-0 with a 1.87 goals against average and a .949 save percentage.

Idaho Steelheads (4-3-0) at Las Vegas Wranglers (4-1-1) 7:05 PT

* Idaho is 2-2-0 against Las Vegas after a 4-1 loss on October 24.
* Wranglers’ power play ranks fourth in the ECHL with 24.2 percent (8-for-33).
* Steelheads’ Jan Kopecky has two goals and three assist in four games against the Wranglers.
* Las Vegas’ Greg Day leads the ECHL with 10 assists and is tied for the scoring lead with 13 points.

Peoria Rivermen (2-2-1) at Alaska Aces (3-1-0) 7:00 AT

* Alaska is 1-0-0 against Peoria after a 4-3 win on Wednesday.
* Trevor Baker leads the Rivermen in scoring with six points (0g-6a).
* Aces’ power play ranks third in the ECHL with 25.0 percent (6-for-24).
* Peoria’s Mike Valley is 2-1-1 with a 1.95 goals against average and a .929 save percentage.