ECHL Today – Feb. 7

Utah Grizzlies (17-20-10) at Rapid City Rush (15-28-2)                                        10:30 a.m. MT

  • Kyle Thomas leads Utah against the Rush with 10 points (4g-6a).
  • Rapid City’s Dante Salituro is tied for third among rookies with 18 goals.
  • Grizzlies are fourth on the penalty kill on the road at 87.1 percent (88-for-101).
  • Rush are 5-0-2 in games decided in overtime or a shootout.

 

Tulsa Oilers (20-20-9) at Kalamazoo Wings (23-17-4)                                            7 p.m. ET

  • Tulsa’s Adam Pleskach leads the league with 220 shots on goal.
  • Kalamazoo’s Joel Martin is second with 1,826 saves.
  • Oilers lead the league with seven shorthanded goals on the road.
  • Wings are 16-8-2 when outshooting their opponent.

 

Florida Everblades (31-9-5) at Orlando Solar Bears (20-20-6)                             7 p.m. ET

  • Stephen MacAulay leads Florida against the Solar Bears with six goals and 11 points.
  • Orlando’s Joshua Winquist is tied for fifth with 18 power-play points (5g-13a)
  • Everblades lead the league with 12 shorthanded goals.
  • Solar Bears are 12-3-1 when scoring first.

 

Reading Royals (27-19-2) at Worcester Railers (19-19-6)                                      7:05 p.m. ET

  • Reading’s John Muse is fifth with a 2.25 goals-against average.
  • Barry Almeida leads Worcester against the Royals with six points (3g-3a).
  • Royals have outscored their opponents 50-36 in the first period.
  • Railers are tied for sixth with 2.98 goals-against per game.

 

Wichita Thunder (25-16-3) at Fort Wayne Komets (29-13-2)                               7:30 p.m. ET

  • Mark MacMillan leads Wichita with 16 goals.
  • Fort Wayne’s Shawn Szydlowski leads the league with 54 points (22g-32a).
  • Thunder are 12-5-3 against Central Division opponents.
  • Komets are tied for the league lead with two shorthanded goals against.

 

Idaho Steelheads (25-15-6) at Colorado Eagles (31-10-4)                                      7:05 p.m. MT

  • Steven McParland leads Idaho against the Eagles with six goals and nine points.
  • Colorado’s Matt Register is tied for second among defensemen with 10 goals.
  • Steelheads are 14-0-1 when leading after one period.
  • Eagles are 14-0-3 in their last 17 home games.