ECHL This Week – March 8
American Conference – East Division

East Division

Elmira Jackals
* Elmira has won 15 of its last 19 games and has taken points in 16 of those games.
* Defenseman Brennan Turner scored his first career game-winning goal against Johnstown on March 7.
* Jackals host Kalamazoo on Friday, Cincinnati on Saturday and play at Reading on Sunday.

Johnstown Chiefs
* Johnstown has five power-play goals in their last two games (5-for-10).
* All-Star rookie Conner Shields had a career-high four assists against Kalamazoo on March 3.
* Chiefs host Reading on Friday and Wheeling on Saturday.

Reading Royals
* Matt Ward (March 2), Robert Slaney (March 2) and Kyle Laughlin (March 7) all scored their first professional goals this past week.
* Stefano Giliati is on a seven-game point streak (7g-10a) that started on Feb. 26 against Wheeling.
* Royals play at Johnstown on Friday, host Toledo on Saturday and host Elmira on Sunday.

Trenton Devils
* Trenton is 20-2-2 when leading after two periods.
* Tony Zancanaro had five points (2g-3a) in back-to-back games at Wheeling on March 6 and 7.
* Devils host Toledo on Wednesday and Friday and Kalamazoo on Saturday.