ECHL Today – Jan. 29


Manchester Monarchs (27-12-5) at Orlando Solar Bears (17-18-5)                   7 p.m. ET
•    Manchester’s Maxim Kitsyn leads the league in plus-minus at +25.
•    Orlando’s Eric Faille is tied for sixth with 40 points (17g-23a).
•    Monarchs are 9-1-4 in their last 14 games.
•    Solar Bears are 12-1-1 when leading after one period.

Reading Royals (19-16-7) at Adirondack Thunder (25-10-4)                             7 p.m. ET

•    Reading’s Justin Crandall leads rookies with 42 points (11g-31a).
•    Peter MacArthur leads Adirondack against the Royals with three goals.
•    Royals are fifth with 27.76 shots-against per game.
•    Thunder have outscored their opponents 42-28 in the first period.

Quad City Mallards (19-18-3) at Kalamazoo Wings (16-19-5)                           7 p.m. ET
•    Quad City’s Mike Monfredo is tied for fourth among defensemen with 20 assists.
•    Dane Fox leads Kalamazoo against the Mallards with three goals.
•    Mallards are fourth on the penalty kill on the road at 87.3 percent (62-for-71).
•    K-Wings are 6-0-2 when leading after one period at home.

Wheeling Nailers (16-19-4) at Elmira Jackals (22-19-1)                                    7:05 p.m. ET
•    Wheeling’s Mathew Maione is third among defensemen with 22 assists.
•    Elmira’s Cason Hohmann is tied for fourth among rookies with 14 goals.
•    Nailers are 13-0-0 when leading after two periods.
•    Jackals are 13-3-1 in one-goal games.

Brampton Beast (14-18-8) at Toledo Walleye (24-11-4)                                     7:15 p.m. ET
•    Scott Howes leads Brampton against the Walleye with five points (2g-3a).
•    Toledo’s Shane Berschbach is on a nine-game point streak since Jan. 2 (7g-9a).
•    Beast are sixth on the power play at 18.8 percent (31-for-165).
•    Walleye are sixth with 2.44 goals-against per game.

Greenville Swamp Rabbits (20-17-6) at Florida Everblades (29-11-1)               7:30 p.m. ET

•    Scott Fleming leads Greenville with 29 points (11g-18a).
•    Florida’s Anthony Peters leads rookie goaltenders with a 2.07 goals-against average.
•    Swamp Rabbits are 11-5-1 when scoring first.
•    Everblades are tied for fourth on the penalty kill at home at 87.0 percent (60-for-69).

South Carolina Stingrays (21-15-5) at Norfolk Admirals (18-24-2)                     7:30 p.m. ET

•    South Carolina’s David Pacan is on a four-game goal streak since Jan. 16 (4g).
•    Norfolk’s Ty Rimmer is third with 741 saves.
•    Stingrays are fourth with 2.34 goals-against per game.
•    Admirals are 11-1-0 when leading after two periods.

Idaho Steelheads (20-18-5) at Atlanta Gladiators (25-15-2)                              7:35 p.m. ET
•    Idaho’s Rob Linsmayer is tied for eighth with 39 points (11g-28a).
•    Brock Higgs leads Atlanta against the Steelheads with three goals.
•    Steelheads are 15-5-2 when scoring first.
•    Gladiators are sixth with 31.50 shots per game.

Evansville IceMen (15-20-5) at Indy Fuel (21-21-2)                                           7:35 p.m. ET
•    Evansville’s Alex Wideman is tied for second among rookies with seven power-play assists.
•    Indy’s Ben Marshall leads rookie defensemen with 108 shots on goal.
•    IceMen are fourth on the power play on the road at 21.2 percent (14-for-66).
•    Fuel are league’s least-penalized team with 9.70 penalty minutes per game.

Cincinnati Cyclones (19-16-5) at Fort Wayne Komets (23-13-2)                        8 p.m. ET

•    Zach Budish leads Cincinnati against the Komets with four goals and nine points.
•    Fort Wayne’s Mike Embach is tied for the league lead with nine power-play goals.
•    Cyclones are 15-1-0 when leading after two periods.
•    Komets are first on the power play at home at 26.2 percent (22-for-84).

Tulsa Oilers (19-14-4) at Allen Americans (24-15-3)                                          7:05 p.m. CT
•    Tulsa’s Kevin Carr is fourth with a 1.97 goals-against average.
•    Chad Costello leads Allen against the Oilers with eight points (2g-6a).
•    Oilers lead the league with one shorthanded goal against.
•    Americans are 17-2-2 when scoring first.

Wichita Thunder (10-25-8) at Missouri Mavericks (32-5-2)                                7:05 p.m. CT
•    Mason Baptista leads Wichita against the Mavericks with three goals.
•    Missouri’s Tanner Fritz is tied for second among rookies with three shorthanded points (1g-2a).
•    Thunder are 8-0-2 when leading after two periods.
•    Mavericks are 17-3-1 against Central Division opponents.

Alaska Aces (16-20-5) at Colorado Eagles (20-18-2)                                         7:05 p.m. MT
•    Alaska’s William Wrenn leads defensemen with 26 assists.
•    Trent Daavettila leads Colorado against the Aces with three goals.
•    Aces are second with 34.24 shots per game.
•    Eagles lead the league with 25.75 shots-against per game.

Rapid City Rush (17-19-3) at Utah Grizzlies (24-16-2)                                       7:05 p.m. MT

•    Winston Day Chief leads Rapid City against the Grizzlies with seven points (1g-6a).
•    Utah’s Alex Krushelnyski is on a four-game goal streak since Jan. 22 (4g).
•    Rush are 7-3-0 when outshooting their opponent.
•    Grizzlies have scored seven of their 10 shorthanded goals at home.

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

16 – 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)