ECHL Today – April 5

Elmira Jackals (36-28-5) at Adirondack Thunder (37-26-6)                                7 p.m. ET
•    Elmira’s Jacob MacDonald is fourth among defensemen with 182 shots on goal.
•    Louick Marcotte leads Adirondack against the Jackals with six goals.
•    Jackals are 10-2-4 in one-goal games on the road.
•    Thunder are tied for fourth with four shorthanded goals against.

Florida Everblades (43-23-2) at Orlando Solar Bears (32-27-9)                         7 p.m. ET
•    Florida’s Kevin Lynch is on a six-game assist streak since March 20 (9a).
•    Jack Rodewald leads Orlando against the Everblades with nine points (5g-4a).
•    Everblades are fourth with 2.44 goals-against per game.
•    Solar Bears are tied for second with 11 shorthanded goals.

Tulsa Oilers (33-30-5) at Missouri Mavericks (51-13-5)                                      7:05 p.m. CT
•    Tulsa’s Phil Brewer is third among rookies with 24 goals.
•    Missouri’s Parker Milner is third with a .928 save percentage.
•    Oilers are tied for the league lead with three shorthanded goals against.
•    Mavericks are fourth with 27.62 shots-against per game.

Idaho Steelheads (36-23-10) at Rapid City Rush (29-33-7)                                6:35 p.m. MT
•    Carson McMillan leads Idaho against the Rush with seven goals and 12 points.
•    Rapid City’s Ryan Walters is tied for third with seven game-winning goals.
•    Steelheads are third on the penalty kill on the road at 87.1 percent (108-for-124).
•    Rush are 19-1-2 when leading after two periods.

Kelly Cup Playoffs Update

Adirondack can clinch a berth in the Kelly Cup Playoffs on Tuesday if:

Adirondack wins

Reading can clinch a berth in the Kelly Cup Playoffs on Tuesday:

Elmira loses

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     – San Diego Gulls, 2003-04
     – Louisiana Ice Gators, 2001-02
29 – Missouri Mavericks, 2015-16
     – Alaska Aces, 2011-12
     – Cincinnati Cyclones, 2007-08
     – Gwinnett Gladiators, 2005-06
     – Toledo Storm, 2002-03
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