ECHL Today – Feb. 6


Cincinnati Cyclones (20-18-4) at Elmira Jackals (24-17-5)                                    7:05 p.m. ET 

·     Josh Shalla leads Cincinnati with 16 goals and 35 points.

·     Elmira’s Steven Shamanski is second among rookie defensemen with 28 points (11g-17a).

·     Cyclones are third with 27.12 shots-against per game.

·     Jackals are seventh on the power play at 19.1 percent (31-for-162).  


Allen Americans (31-7-4) at Brampton Beast (13-27-2)                                         7:30 p.m. ET 

·     Allen’s Gary Steffes leads the league with 31 goals.

·     Brampton’s Mathew Maione is third among defensemen with 117 shots on goal.

·     Americans are second with 33.02 shots per game.

·     Beast have scored 44 of their 98 goals in the second period.  


Fort Wayne Komets (29-10-3) at Kalamazoo Wings (19-16-4)                               7:30 p.m. ET 

·     Fort Wayne’s Drew Daniels is tied for the league lead in plus-minus at +30.

·     Eric Kattelus leads Kalamazoo against the Komets with seven points (2g-5a).

·     Komets are fourth with 3.69 goals per game.

·     K-Wings are fourth with two shorthanded goals against.  


Florida Everblades (29-7-5) at Reading Royals (29-13-2)                                      7:30 p.m. ET 

·     Florida’s Cameron Burt is tied for third among defensemen with 30 points (4g-26a).

·     Reading’s Pat Mullane is tied for second with three shorthanded goals.

·     Everblades lead the league on the power play at 24.5 percent (37-for-151).

·     Royals are 14-5-2 in one-goal games.  


Orlando Solar Bears (22-15-3) at Gwinnett Gladiators (15-24-3)                           7:35 p.m. ET 

·     Orlando’s Garret Sparks is 6-1-0 in his last seven starts with a 1.69 goals-against average and a .959 save percentage.

·     Gwinnett’s Casey Pierro-Zabotel is tied for third with 49 points (18g-31a).

·     Solar Bears are league’s third-least penalized team with 13.08 penalty minutes per game.

·     Gladiators are tied for ninth on the power play at 18.8 percent (28-for-149).


Toledo Walleye (28-7-5) at Wheeling Nailers (20-22-0)                                        7:35 p.m. ET 

·     Toledo’s Jeff Lerg is third with 19 wins.

·     Wheeling’s Derek Army is fourth among rookies with 18 goals.

·     Walleye are tied for second with 16 road wins (16-3-1).

·     Nailers are first on the power play at home at 26.6 percent (21-for-79).  


Rapid City Rush (19-22-3) at Missouri Mavericks (17-20-4)                                    7:05 p.m. CT 

·     Rapid City’s Kale Kerbashian is on a three-game goal streak since Jan. 29 (3g).

·     Lindsay Sparks leads Missouri against the Rush with six points (3g-3a).

·     Rush are seventh on the penalty kill on the road at 86.6 percent (84-for-97).

·     Mavericks are 12-4-2 when scoring first.  


Wichita Thunder (20-17-6) at Quad City Mallards (21-15-6)                                  7:05 p.m. CT 

·     Ian Lowe leads Wichita with 40 points (15g-25a).

·     Quad City’s Parker Milner is 3-0-0 against the Thunder with a 1.50 goals-against average.

·     Thunder are fourth with 27.37 shots-against per game.

·     Mallards are tied for third with 2.67 goals-against per game.  


Indy Fuel (15-22-7) at Evansville IceMen (12-26-6)                                               7:15 p.m. CT 

·     Indy’s Rhett Bly is tied for second among rookies with nine power-play assists.

·     Myles Bell leads Evansville against the Fuel with six points (3g-3a).

·     Fuel are sixth on the power play at 19.4 percent (35-for-180).

·     IceMen are 8-1-1 when leading after two periods.  


Bakersfield Condors (18-21-6) at Utah Grizzlies (20-18-7)                                     7 p.m. MT 

·     Brendan Brooks leads Bakersfield against the Grizzlies with six goals and 13 points.

·     Utah’s Michael Pelech is tied for fifth with 21 goals and 47 points.

·     Condors are sixth with 27.98 shots-against per game.

·     Grizzlies are third on the penalty kill at home at 88.5 percent (69-for-78).  


Ontario Reign (26-12-6) at Colorado Eagles (30-14-1)                                           7:05 p.m. MT 

·     Judd Blackwater leads Ontario against the Eagles with five goals and 11 points.

·     Colorado’s Taylor Vause is on a 16-game point streak (14g-14a).

·     Reign are 20-2-2 when scoring first.

·     Eagles are 10-2-0 in their last 12 home games.  


Stockton Thunder (14-28-1) at Alaska Aces (18-19-4)                                            7:15 p.m. AKT 

·     James Henry leads Stockton against the Aces with 11 points (1g-10a).

·     Alaska’s Greg Wolfe is tied for third among rookies with 38 points (14g-24a).

·     Thunder are 10-1-0 when leading after two periods.

·     Aces have scored six of their eight shorthanded goals at home.