ECHL Today – Jan. 17


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 Gwinnett Gladiators (11-20-2) at Florida Everblades (25-5-3)                   7 p.m. ET 

·     Gwinnett’s Casey Pierro-Zabotel is tied for second with 14 power-play points (6g-8a).

·     Mike Little leads Florida against the Gladiators with 10 points (2g-8a).

·     Gladiators are 9-2-1 when leading after two periods.

·     Everblades are second on the penalty kill at home at 88.1 percent (52-for-59).  


Toledo Walleye (24-5-4) at Greenville Road Warriors (24-14-1)               7 p.m. ET 

·     Toledo’s Jeff Lerg is fifth with 16 wins.

·     Vinny Saponari leads Greenville with 31 points (11g-20a).

·     Walleye are 17-0-0 when leading after one period.

·     Road Warriors have a league-best six wins when trailing after two periods (6-12-0).  


Tulsa Oilers (19-17-4) at Orlando Solar Bears (16-14-3)                            7 p.m. ET 

·     Tulsa’s Drew Fisher is third with 29 assists.

·     Mike Ullrich leads Orlando with 31 points (8g-23a).

·     Oilers are fifth with 3.48 goals per game.

·     Solar Bears are league’s fourth-least penalized team with 13.06 penalty minutes per game.  


Wheeling Nailers (17-17-0) at Brampton Beast (11-20-2)                           7 p.m. ET 

·     Wheeling’s Derek Army is fifth among rookies with 14 goals.

·     Brampton’s Mathew Maione leads rookie defensemen with 97 shots on goal.

·     Nailers are 11-4-0 when scoring first.

·     Beast are seventh on the penalty kill at 84.8 percent (106-for-125).  


Reading Royals (21-13-2) at Elmira Jackals (19-14-4)                               7:05 p.m. ET 

·     Pat Mullane leads Reading against the Jackals with five goals.

·     Elmira’s Travis Fullerton is ninth with a 2.52 goals-against average.

·     Royals are seventh with 3.42 goals per game.

·     Jackals are tied for sixth with six shorthanded goals.  


Indy Fuel (8-21-7) at South Carolina Stingrays (17-13-6)                           7:05 p.m. ET 

·     Indy’s Matt S. White is tied for second among rookies with two shorthanded goals.

·     Wayne Simpson leads South Carolina with 25 points (10g-15a).

·     Fuel are fourth on the power play at 20.7 percent (30-for-145).

·     Stingrays are third with 2.61 goals-against per game.  


Fort Wayne Komets (27-6-3) at Kalamazoo Wings (14-15-2)                     7:30 p.m. ET 

·     Fort Wayne’s James Martin leads defensemen with 28 points (6g-22a).

·     Curtis Valk leads Kalamazoo against the Komets with five points (2g-3a).

·     Komets are 6-2-1 when trailing after one period.

·     K-Wings are league’s third-least penalized team with 13.03 penalty minutes per game.  


Wichita Thunder (18-13-6) at Allen Americans (26-5-3)                             7:05 p.m. CT 

·     Wichita’s Ian Duval is on a five-game goal streak since Jan. 4 (5g).

·     Kyle Follmer leads Allen against the Thunder with four goals.

·     Thunder are third with 27.11 shots-against per game.

·     Americans have outscored their opponents 90-48 at home.  


Rapid City Rush (15-20-2) at Missouri Mavericks (14-17-4)                        7:05 p.m. CT 

·     Rapid City’s Cody Ferriero is tied for second with a 28.6 percent shooting percentage (6-for-21).

·     Lindsay Sparks leads Missouri against the Rush with three goals.

·     Rush are fifth on the penalty kill on the road at 88.8 percent (71-for-80).

·     Mavericks are seventh with 27.86 shots-against per game.  


Cincinnati Cyclones (16-14-4) at Evansville IceMen (11-21-4)                    7:15 p.m. CT 

·     Josh Shalla leads Cincinnati against the IceMen with six points (3g-3a).

·     Evansville’s Chris Driedger is fifth with 689 saves.

·     Cyclones are tied for fourth with two shorthanded goals against.

·     IceMen are 7-1-0 when leading after two periods.  


Alaska Aces (15-16-3) at Colorado Eagles (24-13-0)                                  7:05 p.m. MT 

·     Alaska’s Ryan Walters is tied for the league lead with three shorthanded goals.

·     Trent Daavettila leads Colorado against the Aces with six points (1g-5a).

·     Aces are 13-0-1 when leading after two periods.

·     Eagles are 16-3-0 when scoring first.  


Ontario Reign (22-10-6) at Idaho Steelheads (23-11-4)                              7:10 p.m. MT 

·     Idaho’s Wade MacLeod is second with 154 shots on goal.

·     Alex Belzile leads Idaho against the Reign with eight points (3g-5a).

·     Reign are 12-2-4 in their last 18 games.

·     Steelheads have outscored their opponents 46-22 in the first period.  


Utah Grizzlies (17-15-6) at Bakersfield Condors (17-17-5)                          7 p.m. PT 

·     Utah’s Alex Krushelnyski is tied for second among rookies with two shorthanded goals.

·     Brendan Brooks leads Bakersfield against the Grizzlies with five goals and 10 points.

·     Grizzlies are tied for the league lead with 13 one-goal wins (13-6-6).

·     Condors are fourth on the power play at home at 23.7 percent (22-for-93).