ECHL This Week
West Division

Alaska Aces, Fourth Season

Location: Anchorage, Alaska
Arena (Opened): Sullivan Arena (1983)
Capacity: 6,251
Conference: National
Division: West
Coach: Davis Payne, Fourth Season (136-59-21)
NHL Affiliate: St. Louis Blues
AHL Affiliate: Peoria Rivermen

2006 Kelly Cup Playoffs
Won Kelly Cup
Defeated Gwinnett in Kelly Cup Finals
(4 games to 1)

2005-06 In Review
Record: 53-12-7
Points:: 113
Division Finish: First
Conference Finish: First
Overall Finish: First
Goals-Per Game: 4.01 (2nd)
Goals-Against Average: 2.33 (1st)
Power Play: 20.6% (6th)
Penalty Kill: 87.7% (1st)

Idaho Steelheads, Fourth Season

Location: Boise, Idaho
Arena (Opened): Qwest Arena (1997)
Capacity: 5,006
Conference: National
Division: West
Coach: Derek Laxdal, Second Season (43-21-8)
NHL Affiliate: Dallas Stars
AHL Affiliate: Iowa Stars

2006 Kelly Cup Playoffs
Lost West Division To Las Vegas
(3 games to 4)

2005-06 In Review
Record: 43-21-8
Points:: 94
Division Finish: 3rd
Conference Finish: 4th
Overall Finish: 8th
Goals-Per Game: 3.72 (3rd)
Goals-Against Average: 3.07 (13th)
Power Play: 21.8% (2nd)
Penalty Kill: 82.3% (14th)

Phoenix RoadRunners, Second Season

Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Arena (Opened): US Airways Center (1992)
Capacity: 7,922
Conference: National
Division: West

Coach: Ron Filion, Second Season (20-47-5)
NHL Affiliate: Phoenix Coyotes
AHL Affiliate: San Antonio Rampage

2006 Kelly Cup Playoffs
Did Not Qualify

2005-06 In Review
Record: 20-47-5
Points:: 45
Division Finish: 6th
Conference Finish: 11th
Overall Finish: 25th

Goals-Per Game: 2.17 (25th)
Goals-Against Average: 3.65 (22nd)
Power Play: 13.5% (24th)
Penalty Kill: 79.6% (20th)

Utah Grizzlies, Second Season

Location: West Valley City, Utah
Arena (Opened): The “E” Center (1997)
Capacity: 10,207
Conference: National
Division: West
Coach: Jason Christie, Second Season (36-30-6)
NHL Affiliate: Independent
AHL Affiliate: Independent

2006 Kelly Cup Playoffs
Lost West Division Semifinals To Alaska
(0 games to 4)

2005-06 In Review
Record: 36-30-6
Points:: 78
Division Finish: 4th
Conference Finish: 7th
Overall Finish: 14th
Goals-Per Game: 3.26 (10th)
Goals-Against Average: 3.28 (15th)
Power Play: 18.1% (11th)
Penalty Kill: 76.3% (24th)

Victoria Salmon Kings, Second Season

Location: Victoria, British Columbia
Arena (Opened): Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre (2005)
Capacity: 7,000
Conference: National
Division: West
Coach: Tony MacAulay, First Season
NHL Affiliate: Vancouver Canucks
AHL Affiliate: Manitoba Moose

2006 Kelly Cup Playoffs
Did Not Qualify

2005-06 In Review
Record: 26-37-9
Points:: 61
Division Finish: 5th
Conference Finish: 9th
Overall Finish: 20th
Goals-Per Game: 2.83 (20th)
Goals-Against Average: 3.63 (21st)
Power Play: 18.0% (12th)
Penalty Kill: 78.4% (23rd)