ECHL Today – Dec. 29

Brampton Beast (14-11-3) at Greenville Swamp Rabbits (15-13-3)                      7 p.m. ET

  • Brampton’s Jordan Henry is third among defensemen with 93 shots on goal.
  • Greenville’s Ty Rimmer is fourth with 564 saves.
  • Beast are tied for fourth with three shorthanded goals on the road.
  • Swamp Rabbits are fifth with 3.61 goals per game.

 

Jacksonville Icemen (7-15-5) at Norfolk Admirals (11-17-1)                                 7 p.m. ET

  • Jacksonville’s Elgin Pearce is tied for seventh among rookies with 23 points (10g-13a).
  • Darik Angeli leads Norfolk against the Icemen with five points (2g-3a).
  • Icemen are eighth on the penalty kill on the road at 86.9 percent (53-for-61).
  • Admirals are league’s fourth-least penalized team with 12.76 penalty minutes per game.

 

Florida Everblades (21-4-3) at Orlando Solar Bears (12-14-5)                             7 p.m. ET

  • Mitchell Heard leads Florida against the Solar Bears with six points (2g-4a).
  • Orlando’s Joshua Winquist is tied for the league lead with 15 power-play points (5g-10a).
  • Everblades are 14-0-2 when scoring first.
  • Solar Bears are sixth with 35.77 shots per game.

 

Kalamazoo Wings (13-10-3) at Toledo Walleye (18-8-3)                                        7:15 p.m. ET

  • Kalamazoo’s Justin Taylor is tied for third with 16 goals.
  • Christian Hilbrich leads Toledo against the Wings with four points (2g-2a).
  • Wings are 7-1-1 when leading after two periods.
  • Walleye are first on the power play at home at 24.0 percent (12-for-50).

 

South Carolina Stingrays (18-6-4) at Atlanta Gladiators (13-16-2)                      7:35 p.m. ET

  • South Carolina’s Patrick Gaul is tied for the league lead with three shorthanded assists.
  • Phil Lane leads Atlanta against the Stingrays with four goals.
  • Stingrays are first on the penalty kill on the road at 96.6 percent (57-for-59).
  • Gladiators are 5-2-1 when leading after two periods.

 

Wheeling Nailers (16-11-2) at Fort Wayne Komets (17-8-2)                                 8 p.m. ET

  • Wheeling’s Cam Brown is tied for the league lead with 12 power-play assists.
  • Garrett Thompson leads Fort Wayne against the Nailers with two goals.
  • Nailers are second on the power play on the road at 24.7 percent (18-for-73).
  • Komets have outscored their opponents 43-23 in the third period.

 

Cincinnati Cyclones (17-10-1) at Quad City Mallards (8-17-2)                             7:05 p.m. CT

  • Justin Vaive leads Cincinnati against the Mallards with four goals.
  • Quad City’s Willie Raskob leads rookie defensemen with 17 assists.
  • Cyclones have outscored their opponents 32-18 in the first period.
  • Mallards are 5-2-2 in one-goal games.

 

Kansas City Mavericks (16-15-1) at Tulsa Oilers (12-11-6)                                   7:05 p.m. CT

  • Matt Robertson leads Kansas City against the Oilers with four goals and six points.
  • Tulsa’s Vladimir Nikiforov is on a three-game goal streak (3g).
  • Mavericks are 9-2-1 in one-goal games.
  • Oilers are 5-0-3 when outshot by their opponent.

 

Allen Americans (17-7-5) at Wichita Thunder (18-9-2)                                         7:05 p.m. CT

  • David Makowski leads Allen against the Thunder with eight points (1g-7a).
  • Wichita’s Jeremy Beaudry is third among defensemen with five power-play goals.
  • Americans are 13-0-1 when scoring first.
  • Thunder are tied for second with one shorthanded goal against.

 

Colorado Eagles (21-5-4) at Rapid City Rush (8-20-0)                                          7:05 p.m. MT

  • Drayson Bowman leads Colorado against the Rush with 11 points (4g-7a).
  • Rapid City’s Jack Walker is on a three-game goal streak (3g).
  • Eagles are third with 3.83 goals per game.
  • Rush are fourth on the penalty kill at home at 87.8 percent (72-for-82).

 

Idaho Steelheads (18-9-4) at Utah Grizzlies (10-12-8)                                            7:05 p.m. MT

  • Idaho’s Philippe Desrosiers is second with 13 wins.
  • Ryan Olsen leads Utah against the Steelheads with three goals.
  • Steelheads are third with 36.68 shots per game.
  • Grizzlies are 8-1-2 when scoring first.