ECHL Today – May 27

Kelly Cup Finals (Best-of-Seven)
Trenton Leads Series 2-0

Florida Everblades (42-20-10) at Trenton Titans (42-21-9) 7:30 p.m. ET
* Trenton scored two third-period goals for a 2-1 win in Game 2 at Florida.
* Titans’ Andrew Allen stopped 39 of 40 shots in Game 2 and has a 0.50 goals-against average in the series.
* Florida’s Tyler MacKay and Craig Kowalski have a combined 4.54 goals-against average in the finals.
* Andrew Allen is 4-1 with a 0.58 goals-against average and .981 save percentage in Titans’ last five games.
* Brad Church scored Florida’s first goal of the series at 10:59 of the second period in Game 2.
* Florida’s Craig Kowalski is 3-0 with a 3.27 goals-against average as a starter in the postseason.
* Trenton defenseman Stephen Wood has two assists and a plus-minus rating of +9 in his last five games.
* Florida’s losses in Games 1 and 2 were its first back-to-back postseason losses since 2004 Kelly Cup Finals.
* Everblades have scored two goals in their last three games and have been outscored 9-2.
* Titans have not allowed a power-play goal in their last three games and are 27-for-28 on penalty kill in their last six games.
* In the postseason, five of Trenton’s seven home games have been decided by one goal with Titans going 4-1, including 3-1 in overtime.
* Everblades are 5-1 with 1.80 goals-against average on the road in the playoffs.
* Michael Schutte leads all defensemen with four goals and leads Titans defense with nine points (4g-5a).
* David Lundbohm leads postseason scoring with 19 points (9g-10a) and has a plus-minus rating of +6.
* Trenton is 10-for-35 (28.6 percent) on the power play through seven postseason home games.
* Trenton has scored 10 of its 23 goals at home on the power play, accounting for 43.5 percent of its offense.
* Chris Lee leads Florida and is second among defenseman in playoff scoring with 11 points (2g-9a).
* Damian Surma, David Lundbohm and Reggie Berg lead Florida in scoring on the road with five points each.
* Titans’ Scott Bertoli (2g-9a) and Rick Kowalsky (3g-6a) have 20 points in seven postseason home games.
* Everblades have been outscored 9-1 despite out shooting Trenton 78-56 in Games 1 and 2.
* Paul Brown has two goals and two assists for Trenton in the first two games of the Kelly Cup Finals.
* Florida is 0-for-12 on the power play in its last three games and 1-for-21 (4.8 percent) on the road in the playoffs.
* Titans are 3-0 and have outscored their opponents 11-1 in the last three games.
* Everblades have a plus-minus rating of +38 in the playoffs, but are -36 in their last five games.
* Florida is 3-0 in the 2005 Kelly Cup Playoffs and 8-4 all-time in Game 3s.
* Trenton is 3-0 in the 2005 Kelly Cup Playoffs and 9-4 all-time in Game 3s.
* In his only postseason start on the road, Florida’s Craig Kowalski stopped 24 shots for a 2-1 overtime win at Greenville on April 26.
* Everblades’ forward Damian Surma has three goals and all are game winners in the postseason.
* Trenton is 9-0 when it leads or is tied after the second period in the postseason.
* Leon Hayward has five points (3g-2a) and is a +6 at home for Trenton in the playoffs.
* Everblades are first in the postseason averaging 3.27 goals-per game while Trenton is third with 3.13.

Kelly Cup Finals Head-To-Head Match-Up

2005 Kelly Cup Finals Results/Schedule

Saturday, May 21
Trenton 7 at Florida 0

Sunday, May 22 at 5 p.m.
Trenton 2 at Florida 1

Friday, May 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Florida at Trenton

Saturday, May 28 at 7 p.m.
Florida at Trenton

Monday, May 30 at 5 p.m.
Florida at Trenton (if necessary)

Wednesday, June 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Trenton at Florida (if necessary)

Friday, June 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Trenton at Florida (if necessary)