ECHL Today – Dec. 9


Manchester Monarchs (14-8-0) at Brampton Beast (8-11-1)                            11 a.m. ET
•    Manchester’s Matt Leitner is tied for second with 18 assists.
•    Luke Pither leads Brampton against the Monarchs with four points (0g-4a).
•    Monarchs lead the league with 35.27 shots per game.
•    Beast are tied for fifth with four shorthanded goals.

Norfolk Admirals (7-14-1) at Elmira Jackals (13-9-0)                                      7:05 p.m. ET

•    Tommy Mele leads Norfolk against the Jackals with two goals.
•    Elmira’s Jacob MacDonald leads the league with three shorthanded goals.
•    Admirals are fourth on the penalty kill on the road at 88.3 percent (53-for-60).
•    Jackals are 8-1-0 when scoring first.

Evansville IceMen (6-12-1) at Toledo Walleye (11-5-4)                                  7:15 p.m. ET

•    Daultan Leveille leads Evansville with 14 points (10g-4a).
•    Toledo’s Alden Hirschfeld is tied for the league lead with five power-play goals.
•    IceMen are fifth on the power play on the road at 24.0 percent (6-for-25).
•    Walleye are league’s second-least penalized team with 10.10 penalty minutes per game.

Reading Royals (10-10-1) at Florida Everblades (16-8-0)                               7:30 p.m. ET

•    Readings Mike Pereira is tied for third with 11 goals.
•    Florida’s Daniel Altshuller is tied for fourth with nine wins.
•    Royals are third on the penalty kill on the road at 90.3 percent (28-for-31).
•    Everblades lead the league with 3.46 goals per game.

Idaho Steelheads (7-12-4) at Allen Americans (14-8-0)                                  7:05 p.m. CT
•    Idaho’s Brandon Magee is third among rookies with 67 shots on goal.
•    Allen’s Chad Costello leads the league with 30 points (9g-21a).
•    Steelheads are tied for the league lead with six games decided in overtime or a shootout.
•    Americans are 8-0-0 when leading after one period.

Wichita Thunder (6-14-1) at Colorado Eagles (8-12-2)                                   7:05 p.m. MT

•    Peter Sakaris leads Wichita against the Eagles with three goals and five points.
•    Colorado’s Collin Bowman is tied for fourth among defensemen with six goals.
•    Thunder have scored 19 of their 42 goals in the first period.
•    Eagles are second on the penalty kill at home at 91.1 percent (51-for-56).

Alaska Aces (8-12-3) at Utah Grizzlies (11-7-2)                                               7:05 p.m. MT

•    Alaska’s Tommaso Traversa is tied for fourth among rookies with nine goals.
•    Matt Berry leads Utah against the Aces with three goals.
•    Aces are third with 33.52 shots per game.
•    Grizzlies are second with six shorthanded goals.