ECHL Today – April 18

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American Conference Quarterfinals (Best-of-Five)

No. 5 Mississippi Sea Wolves (40-24-9) at No. 4 Gwinnett Gladiators (40-25-8) 7:05 p.m. ET
(Gwinnett Leads Series 2-1)
* Jeff Campbell and Chris Durno each had three points (1g-2a) in Gwinnett’s 8-1 over Mississippi in Game 3.
* Jay Legault, Nick Greenough, Jeff Hutchins and Austin Miller have two points for Sea Wolves.
* Mike Stathopoulos has five points (3g-2a), including two goals in Game 3, and leads Gwinnett with a +6.
* Mississippi’s Phil Sauve and Randy Petruk combined have a 4.91 goals-against average.
* Gladiators have a goals-against average of 1.64 and have outscored Mississippi 15-5.
* Including 3-2 overtime win in Game 2, Sea Wolves won last three games decided by one goal.

No. 3 Florida Everblades (43-21-10) at No. 6 South Carolina Stingrays (40-25-9) 7:05 p.m. ET
(Florida Leads Series 2-1)
* Florida’s David Lundbohm, Paul Cabana, Steve Saviano and Matt Pagnutti each have five points.
* Trevor S Johnson leads the Stingrays defense with three points (2g-1a) in three games.
* Everblades scored the first three goals in 5-2 win in Game 3.
* Carlyle Lewis has a point in each game in the series and leads the Stingrays with five points (3g-2a).
* Everblades’ David Lundbohm has four goals on seven shots (57.1 percent).
* South Carolina’s Gregg Naumenko and Justin Eddy combined have a 5.00 goals-against average.

West Division Semifinals (Best-of-Five)

No. 4 Bakersfield Condors (41-23-10) at No. 1 Alaska Aces (46-20-8) 7:15 p.m. AT
(Series Tied 2-2)
* Alaska’s Charles Linglet leads ECHL playoff scoring with seven points (2g-5a).
* Condors rookie Connor James has three goals and an assist in last two games leads the team in scoring.
* Bakersfield has won the last two games, both decided by one goal, to force Game 5.
* Six of Alaska’s 13 goals have been power-play goals, accounting for 46.2 percent of playoff offense.
* Brad Mehalko scored the game winner 25 seconds in overtime of Bakersfield’s 4-3 win in Game 4.
* Alaska’s Ryan Gaucher is tied for the league playoff lead for defensemen with five points (2g-3a).

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North Division Semifinals (Best-of-Five)

No. 1 Reading Royals (44-23-7) at No. 4 Toledo Storm (42-27-5)
(Reading Leads Series 2-1)
Game 4 – Tuesday at 7:05 p.m. ET

No. 2 Trenton Titans (45-21-9) vs. No. 3 Atlantic City Boardwalk Bullies (42-25-8)
(Trenton Wins Series 3-0)

American Conference Quarterfinals (Best-of-Five)

No. 7 Charlotte Checkers (40-28-7) at No. 2 Columbia Inferno (40-23-12)
(Series Tied 2-2)
Game 5 – Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. ET

No. 1 Pensacola Ice Pilots (52-18-5) vs. No. 8 Greenville Grrrowl (41-28-5)
(Greenville Leads Series 2-1)
Game 4 – Tuesday at 7:05 p.m. ET

West Division Semifinals (Best-of-Five)

No. 2 Long Beach Ice Dogs (45-21-9) vs. No. 3 Idaho Steelheads (43-25-7)
(Long Beach Wins Series 3-1)