ECHL This Week – January 31
National Conference – West Division

Alaska Aces
* Scott Gomez leads the ECHL with 44 assists and ranks third in scoring with 51 points.
* Chris Minard scored his league-leading 29th goal in 4-3 win against Idaho on Sunday.
* Alaska hosts Bakersfield on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday.

Bakersfield Condors
* Yutaka Fukufuji ranks fifth in the ECHL with 16 wins.
* Lars-Peder Nagel is tied for fourth in rookie scoring with 37 points (15g-22a).
* Bakersfield visits Alaska on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday.

Fresno Falcons
* Shaun Sutter is tied for the league lead with 10 power-play goals.
* Falcons goaltender Jamie Hodson leads the ECHL with five shootout wins.
* Fresno visits Victoria on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.

Idaho Steelheads
* Frank Doyle stopped 20-of-21 shots and was named MVP at the ECHL All-Star Game.
* Steelheads penalty-kill ranks sixth in the ECHL at 86.3 percent (177-for-205).
* Idaho hosts Long Beach on Friday and Saturday.

Las Vegas Wranglers
* Dustin Johner is tied for second among league rookies with 18 goals.
* Ryan Gaucher (9g-17a) and Jason McBain (5g-21a) are tied for sixth in scoring by defensemen.
* Las Vegas hosts Victoria on Monday.

Long Beach Ice Dogs
* Dogs have exceeded 2003-04 totals for points (51), wins (23), home and road wins (10).
* Marco Rosa’s 36 points (18g-18a) tie him for sixth among ECHL rookies.
* Long Beach visits Idaho on Friday and Saturday.

San Diego Gulls
* Gulls power-play ranks third in the ECHL at 19.2 percent (41-for-213).
* Sylvain Deschatelets has12 points (4g-8a) in his last 10 games.
* San Diego visits Wheeling on Friday and Sunday.

Victoria Salmon Kings
* Brad Dexter leads the Salmon Kings in assists (19) and power-play assists (12).
* Victoria is winless in its last 17 games, going 0-15-2 to set an ECHL record.
* Victoria visits Las Vegas on Monday before hosting Fresno on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday.