ECHL Today – Dec. 16

South Carolina Stingrays (15-5-4) at Florida Everblades (19-3-3)                       7 p.m. ET

  • South Carolina’s Taylor Cammarata is on a nine-game point streak (5g-7a).
  • Michael Kirkpatrick leads Florida against the Stingrays with two goals.
  • Stingrays are 9-2-1 when outshooting their opponent.
  • Everblades are second with five wins when trailing after one period (5-3-2).

 

Brampton Beast (10-10-3) at Kalamazoo Wings (11-8-2)                                      7 p.m. ET

  • Brampton’s Matt Petgrave leads rookie defensemen with a 16.1 percent shooting percentage (5-for-31).
  • Lane Scheidl leads Kalamazoo against the Beast with five points (3g-2a).
  • Beast are tied for third with one shorthanded goal against.
  • Wings have outscored their opponents 16-8 during their four-game winning streak.

 

Orlando Solar Bears (10-12-4) at Norfolk Admirals (8-16-1)                                7 p.m. ET

  • Orlando’s Nolan Valleau leads defensemen with 91 shots on goal.
  • Norfolk’s Grant Besse is tied for fifth among rookies with nine goals.
  • Solar Bears are seventh with 34.85 shots per game.
  • Admirals are 4-0-1 in games decided in overtime or a shootout.

 

Wheeling Nailers (14-10-2) at Reading Royals (14-8-2)                                         7 p.m. ET

  • Hunter Fejes leads Wheeling against the Nailers with five goals and seven points.
  • Reading’s Nolan Zajac is fourth among defensemen with a 14.3 percent shooting percentage (6-for-42).
  • Nailers are fifth with 3.58 goals per game.
  • Royals have outscored their opponents 30-18 in the first period.

 

Adirondack Thunder (13-10-2) at Worcester Railers (9-9-4)                                7:05 p.m. ET

  • Eric Neiley leads Adirondack against the Railers with three points (2g-1a).
  • Worcester’s Patrick McNally is tied for first among defensemen with eight goals.
  • Thunder are tied for fourth on the power play on the road at 24.1 percent (13-for-54).
  • Railers are seventh with 30.59 shots-against per game.

 

Atlanta Gladiators (12-12-2) at Toledo Walleye (15-7-3)                                       7:15 p.m. ET

  • Atlanta’s Ben Danford is tied for eighth among defensemen with 17 points (5g-12a).
  • Christian Hilbrich leads Toledo with 11 goals.
  • Gladiators are 4-1-1 when leading after two periods.
  • Walleye are 11-1-2 when scoring first.

 

Greenville Swamp Rabbits (14-10-2) at Jacksonville Icemen (5-13-4)                  7:30 p.m. ET

  • Allan McPherson leads Greenville against the Icemen with four points (1g-3a).
  • Jacksonville’s Alexandre Goulet is tied for fifth among rookies with 22 points (9g-13a).
  • Swamp Rabbits are second with 3.96 goals per game.
  • Icemen are 5-2-1 when leading after one period.

 

Quad City Mallards (8-14-1) at Cincinnati Cyclones (14-9-1)                               7:35 p.m. ET

  • Quad City’s Willie Raskob leads rookie defensemen with 15 assists.
  • Brandon McNally leads Cincinnati against the Mallards with five points (0g-5a).
  • Mallards are league’s least-penalized team with 8.91 penalty minutes per game.
  • Cyclones are fifth with 2.67 goals-against per game.

 

Fort Wayne Komets (14-7-2) at Indy Fuel (8-12-3)                                                7:35 p.m. ET

  • Fort Wayne’s Cody Sol is fifth in plus-minus at +14.
  • Michael Neal leads Indy against the Komets with three goals.
  • Komets are 4-1-2 in one-goal games.
  • Fuel are fourth on the penalty kill at 87.1 percent (81-for-93).

 

Colorado Eagles (17-5-3) at Kansas City Mavericks (13-12-0)                             7:05 p.m. CT

  • Colorado’s Michael Joly leads the league with 20 goals.
  • Kansas City’s Tyler Parsons leads the league with 507 saves.
  • Eagles are tied for the league lead with 30 goals in the first period.
  • Mavericks are 5-0-0 in games decided in overtime or a shootout.

 

Allen Americans (13-7-3) at Tulsa Oilers (10-8-6)                                                  7:05 p.m. CT

  • Allen’s Jeremy Brodeur is fourth with a .926 save percentage.
  • Charlie Sampair leads Tulsa against the Americans with five points (3g-2a).
  • Americans are 10-0-0 when scoring first.
  • Oilers are second with 37.08 shots per game.

 

Rapid City Rush (7-17-0) at Utah Grizzlies (8-11-7)                                              7:05 p.m. MT

  • Rapid City’s Dante Salituro is tied for third among rookies with 11 goals.
  • Utah’s Taylor Richart leads defensemen with three game-winning goals.
  • Rush are second on the power play on the road at 25.6 percent (10-for-39).
  • Grizzlies are 6-0-1 when leading after one period.

 

Wichita Thunder (16-6-2) at Idaho Steelheads (16-7-4)                                         7:10 p.m. MT

  • Wichita’s Shane Starrett is third with a 2.27 goals-against average.
  • Idaho’s Steven McParland is third with 98 shots on goal.
  • Thunder are 10-3-1 when outshot by their opponent.
  • Steelheads are tied for sixth with four shorthanded goals.