ECHL Today – Jan. 23


Adirondack Thunder (25-9-3) at Manchester Monarchs (23-12-5)                      7 p.m. ET
•    Adirondack’s Michael Kirkpatrick is fifth among rookies with 31 points (14g-17a).
•    Maxim Kitsyn leads Manchester against the Thunder with three goals.
•    Thunder are third with 2.24 goals-against per game.
•    Monarchs are sixth with 3.03 goals per game.

Evansville IceMen (14-19-4) at Atlanta Gladiators (25-14-2)                              7:05 p.m. ET

•    Evansville’s Chris Rumble had his first career hat trick in Friday’s 6-3 win at Greenville.
•    Atlanta’s Derek Nesbitt leads the league with 20 goals.
•    IceMen have scored a league-high 50 goals in the second period.
•    Gladiators are 8-0-2 in games decided in overtime or a shootout.

Greenville Swamp Rabbits (19-17-6) at South Carolina Stingrays (21-14-5)     7:05 p.m. ET
•    Bretton Cameron leads Greenville against the Stingrays with four goals.
•    South Carolina’s Brett Cameron is tied for sixth among rookies with 11 goals.
•    Swamp Rabbits are tied for fifth with six shorthanded goals.
•    Stingrays are third on the penalty kill at home at 87.8 percent (65-for-74).

Utah Grizzlies (23-14-2) at Toledo Walleye (23-10-4)                                        7:15 p.m. ET
•    Utah’s Charles Sarault is second with 28 assists.
•    Toledo’s Tyler Sikura is tied for second among rookies with seven power-play assists.
•    Grizzlies are 16-4-0 when scoring first.
•    Walleye are fifth with 2.38 goals-against per game.

Elmira Jackals (21-18-1) at Norfolk Admirals (18-23-2)                                     7:15 p.m. ET
•    Elmira’s Jacob MacDonald is tied for fourth among defensemen with eight goals.
•    Norfolk’s Ty Rimmer is third with 715 saves.
•    Jackals are 12-3-1 in one-goal games.
•    Admirals are 8-2-0 in their last 10 games.

Fort Wayne Komets (23-11-2) at Cincinnati Cyclones (17-16-5)                        7:35 p.m. ET
•    Mike Embach leads Fort Wayne against the Cyclones with three goals.
•    Cincinnati’s Jack Downing is tied for second with 18 goals.
•    Komets are tied for second with eight shorthanded goals.
•    Cyclones are league’s fourth-least penalized team with 11.16 penalty minutes per game.

Quad City Mallards (19-17-3) at Indy Fuel (19-20-2)                                         7:35 p.m. ET
•    Olivier Archambault leads Quad City against the Fuel with three goals.
•    Indy’s Ben Marshall is second among rookie defensemen with 23 points (5g-18a).
•    Mallards are 11-2-1 when scoring first.
•    Fuel are 13-1-1 when leading after two periods.

Kalamazoo Wings (15-19-5) at Wheeling Nailers (16-18-4)                              7:35 p.m. ET
•    Dane Fox leads Kalamazoo against the Nailers with seven points (3g-4a).
•    Wheeling’s Mathew Maione is second among defensemen with 27 points (5g-22a).
•    K-Wings are 9-0-4 when leading after two periods.
•    Nailers are fourth with 33.32 shots per game.

Tulsa Oilers (17-14-4) at Missouri Mavericks (31-4-2)                                       7:05 p.m. CT
•    Tulsa’s Dan DeSalvo is tied for second among rookies in plus-minus at +16.
•    Jesse Root leads Missouri against the Oilers with six goals and nine points.
•    Oilers are fifth with 27.49 shots-against per game.
•    Mavericks are 20-1-1 when outshooting their opponent.

Allen Americans (22-14-3) at Wichita Thunder (9-23-8)                                   7:05 p.m. CT
•    Allen’s Chad Costello leads the league with 41 assists and 56 points.
•    Kenton Miller leads Wichita with nine goals.
•    Americans are first on the power play on the road at 25.3 percent (20-for-79).
•    Thunder are 7-0-2 when leading after two periods.

Colorado Eagles (18-18-2) at Rapid City Rush (17-17-3)                                  7:05 p.m. MT
•    Colorado’s Collin Bowman is second among defensemen with 109 shots on goal.
•    Winston Day Chief leads Rapid City against the Eagles with four goals and six points.
•    Eagles are fourth on the penalty kill at 86.6 percent (136-for-157).
•    Rush are 8-3-3 in one-goal games.

Idaho Steelheads (18-17-5) at Alaska Aces (15-19-5)                                      7:15 p.m. AKT
•    Idaho’s Jack Campbell has three shutouts in his last six games.
•    Tommaso Traversa leads Alaska against the Steelheads with three goals.
•    Steelheads are 11-3-1 in their last 15 games.
•    Aces are second with 34.05 shots per game.


16 – Josh Robinson, Missouri Mavericks (Nov. 4, 2015-Present)

     – Jeff Jakaitis, South Carolina Stingrays (Feb. 15-April 2, 2015)
13 – Daniel Berthiaume, Roanoke Express (1994-95)
12 – Cory Cadden, Knoxville Cherokees (1993-94)
11 – seven times, most recent:
Daniel Manzato, Charlotte Checkers/Las Vegas Wranglers (Oct. 27-Dec. 19, 2007)