Curry named CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week


John Curry of the Orlando Solar Bears is the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for the week of Nov. 4-10. It is the third time in his ECHL career that Curry has received the weekly honor.


The 29-year-old went 2-0-0 with a 2.00 goals-against average and a save percentage of .943 in two appearances last week.


Curry stopped 35 shots in a 4-1 win against Elmira on Thursday and then made 31 saves in a 6-3 victory over Toledo on Sunday.


A native of Shorewood, Minn., Curry has appeared in five games with the Solar Bears this season posting a record of 4-1-0 with a 2.38 goals-against average and a save percentage of .927.


Curry has played in 44 career ECHL games with Orlando, Wheeling and Las Vegas with a 25-14-2 record, a 2.78 goals-against average and a save percentage of .910. He has appeared in 178 career games in the American Hockey League with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and Houston, and has four games of NHL experience with the Pittsburgh Penguins.


Runners Up: Mark Guggenberger, Alaska (2-1-0, 2.00 GAA, .943 save pct.) and Tyler Beskorowany, San Francisco (1-0-0, 1.00 GAA, .971 save pct.).


Also Nominated: Andy Chiodo (Bakersfield), Andrey Makarov (Fort Wayne), Peter Delmas (Gwinnett), Pat Nagle (Idaho), Jordan Binnington (Kalamazoo), Mathias Niederberger (Ontario), Jeff Jakaitis (South Carolina), Mac Carruth (Toledo) and Mike Condon (Wheeling).




Oct. 18-20Jeff JakaitisSouth Carolina Stingrays
Oct. 21-27Mike ClementeEvansville IceMen
Oct. 28-Nov. 3Laurent BrossoitAlaska Aces