ECHL Today – March 12

Reading Royals (29-23-8) at Manchester Monarchs (36-17-8)                              7 p.m. ET
•    Cam Reid leads Reading with 16 goals and 40 points.
•    Manchester’s Colin Stevens is fifth among rookie goaltenders with a 2.39 goals-against average.
•    Royals are 22-7-5 when scoring first.
•    Monarchs lead the league with 34.84 shots per game.

Florida Everblades (37-20-2) at Greenville Swamp Rabbits (27-25-7)                 7 p.m. ET
•    Florida’s Logan Roe leads rookies in plus-minus at +20.
•    Scott Fleming leads Greenville with 17 goals and 42 points.
•    Everblades are tied for fourth with four shorthanded goals against.
•    Swamp Rabbits are 22-12-4 when outshooting their opponent.

Atlanta Gladiators (29-24-7) at South Carolina Stingrays (35-18-7)                     7:05 p.m. ET

•    Atlanta’s Derek Nesbitt is third with 201 shots on goal.
•    Brett Cameron leads South Carolina against the Gladiators with four goals.
•    Gladiators are tied for fourth with nine shorthanded goals.
•    Stingrays are 14-2-2 in their last 18 games.

Norfolk Admirals (25-30-4) at Toledo Walleye (38-15-5)                                      7:15 p.m. ET
•    Steven Whitney leads Norfolk with 18 goals and 46 points.
•    Toledo’s Jeff Lerg is tied for third with 23 wins.
•    Admirals are 16-1-1 when leading after two periods.
•    Walleye are 22-5-1 at home and have outscored their opponents 94-49.

Quad City Mallards (27-25-6) at Cincinnati Cyclones (32-20-6)                           7:35 p.m. ET

•    Matt Carey leads Quad City with 19 goals.
•    Jack Downing leads Cincinnati against the Mallards with 11 points (4g-7a).
•    Mallards are tied for fourth with four shorthanded goals against.
•    Cyclones are tied for fifth with 3.10 goals per game.

Kalamazoo Wings (27-26-5) at Wheeling Nailers (29-23-6)                                7:35 p.m. ET
•    Kalamazoo’s Joel Martin leads the league with 3,051 minutes played and 1,671 saves.
•    Cody Wydo leads Wheeling against the K-Wings with three goals.
•    K-Wings are 11-5-2 against North Division opponents.
•    Nailers are 18-6-2 when scoring first.

Wichita Thunder (14-33-12) at Allen Americans (34-20-5)                                  7:05 p.m. CT
•    Kale Kerbashian leads Wichita against the Americans with four goals and eight points.
•    Allen’s Chad Costello leads the league with 81 points (22g-59a).
•    Thunder have had a league-leading 19 games decided in overtime or a shootout.
•    Americans are 25-2-2 when scoring first.

Indy Fuel (27-30-3) at Evansville IceMen (23-27-8)                                            7:15 p.m. ET

•    Indy’s Ben Marshall is tied for first among rookie defensemen with 28 points (8g-20a).
•    Nathan Moon leads Evansville against the Fuel with five points (2g-3a).
•    Fuel are league’s second-least penalized team with 10.15 penalty minutes per game.
•    IceMen lead the league with 70 goals in the second period.

Idaho Steelheads (33-21-7) at Rapid City Rush (24-29-6)                                  7:05 p.m. MT
•    Idaho’s Joe Basaraba is on a four-game goal streak since March 4 (4g).
•    Rapid City’s Danny Battochio is fifth with 1,029 saves.
•    Steelheads are fourth on the penalty kill on the road at 86.4 percent (95-for-110).
•    Rush are 15-1-1 when leading after two periods.

Colorado Eagles (32-23-2) at Utah Grizzlies (32-24-5)                                       7:05 p.m. MT
•    Trent Daavettila leads Colorado against the Grizzlies with nine points (4g-5a).
•    Utah’s Charles Sarault is second with 19 power-play assists.
•    Eagles are third with 3.16 goals per game.
•    Grizzlies are 21-13-3 when outshooting their opponent.

Fort Wayne Komets (33-19-7) at Alaska Aces (22-31-7)                                     7:15 p.m. AKT
•    Fort Wayne’s Pat Nagle is tied for third with 23 wins.
•    Alaska’s Troy Redmann is third with 1,038 saves.
•    Komets have had four straight games decided in overtime or a shootout.
•    Aces are third on the power play at home at 21.0 percent (21-for-100).