ECHL Today – March 11

Cincinnati Cyclones (33-23-2) at Brampton Beast (23-27-10)                               2 p.m. ET

  • Cincinnati’s Justin Vaive is tied for third with nine power-play goals.
  • Brampton’s Reggie Traccitto leads defensemen with three shorthanded goals.
  • Cyclones are 22-12-2 when outshot by their opponent.
  • Beast are first on the penalty kill at home at 89.0 percent (129-for-145).

 

Orlando Solar Bears (29-26-6) at Greenville Swamp Rabbits (21-33-7)               3 p.m. ET

  • Max Novak leads Orlando against the Swamp Rabbits with nine points (3g-6a).
  • Greenville’s Ty Rimmer is third with 1,097 saves.
  • Solar Bears are 13-3-6 in one-goal games.
  • Swamp Rabbits are tied for the league lead with nine wins when trailing after one period.

 

Norfolk Admirals (23-32-6) at Manchester Monarchs (35-20-5)                          3 p.m. ET

  • Norfolk’s Grant Besse is tied for first among rookies with 28 goals.
  • Manchester’s Colton Saucerman is tied for third among defensemen with 32 assists.
  • Admirals are 12-3-3 when leading after two periods.
  • Monarchs are second with 3.68 goals per game.

 

Jacksonville Icemen (22-31-7) at South Carolina Stingrays (38-13-7)                  3:05 p.m. ET

  • Jacksonville’s Austin Lotz is fifth among rookie goaltenders with a 2.95 goals-against average.
  • Joe Devin leads South Carolina against the Icemen with three goals.
  • Icemen are fifth with 29.05 shots-against per game.
  • Stingrays lead the league on the penalty kill at 89.8 percent (203-for-226).

 

Adirondack Thunder (34-21-6) at Worcester Railers (26-25-7)                            3:05 p.m. ET

  • Adirondack’s Shane Conacher has 10 points (3g-7a) in his last seven games.
  • Chris Langkow leads Worcester against the Thunder with eight points (3g-5a).
  • Thunder are third on the power play on the road at 21.6 percent (25-for-116).
  • Railers are 13-1-2 when leading after one period.

 

Kalamazoo Wings (28-25-6) at Fort Wayne Komets (41-15-3)                              5 p.m. ET

  • Kalamazoo’s Justin Taylor is third with 29 goals.
  • Fort Wayne’s Shawn Szydlowski leads the league with 68 points (27g-41a).
  • Wings are fourth with 36.00 shots per game.
  • Komets have outscored their opponents 104-56 in the third period.

 

Rapid City Rush (20-35-5) at Colorado Eagles (39-16-6)                                      3:05 p.m. MT

  • Rapid City’s Daniel Leavens is tied for sixth among rookies with 28 assists.
  • Colorado’s Matt Register is tied for third among defensemen with 164 shots on goal.
  • Rush are 11-5-3 when leading after two periods.
  • Eagles are fourth with 3.54 goals per game.

 

Wichita Thunder (31-24-6) at Tulsa Oilers (27-23-11)                                           4:05 p.m. CT

  • Wichita’s Jeremy Beaudry is tied for third among defensemen with six power-play goals.
  • Tulsa’s Charlie Sampair is tied for third with 28 goals.
  • Thunder are 21-3-1 when leading after two periods.
  • Oilers are second with 37.30 shots per game.

 

Indy Fuel (29-28-3) at Toledo Walleye (42-14-5)                                                    5:15 p.m. ET

  • Matt Rupert leads Indy against the Walleye with six points (2g-4a).
  • Toledo’s Pat Nagle leads the league with 30 wins.
  • Fuel are tied for second with 12 shorthanded goals.
  • Walleye are second with 2.28 goals-against per game.

 

Kelly Cup Playoffs Update

 

Fort Wayne can clinch a berth in the Kelly Cup Playoffs on Sunday if:

 

Fort Wayne wins OR Fort Wayne loses in overtime/shootout

 

Colorado can clinch a berth in the Kelly Cup Playoffs on Sunday if:

 

Colorado wins AND Tulsa loses in regulation