ECHL Today – Nov. 18


Reading Royals (6-7-1) at Manchester Monarchs (8-4-1)                                      7 p.m. ET

  • Reading’s Steven Swavely is tied for second among rookies with 13 points (5g-8a).
  • Joe Diamond leads Manchester against the Royals with six points (2g-4a).
  • Royals are 3-1-1 in one-goal games.
  • Monarchs are tied for third on the penalty kill at 88.9 percent (48-for-54).


Elmira Jackals (2-7-2) at Brampton Beast (5-3-3)                                                  7:15 p.m. ET

  • Elmira’s John Muse is third with a .938 save percentage.
  • Yannick Veilleux leads Brampton against the Jackals with four points (1g-3a).
  • Jackals are league’s least-penalized team with 9.73 penalty minutes per game.
  • Beast have played beyond regulation in six of their 11 games.


Kalamazoo Wings (6-6-1) at Toledo Walleye (10-3-0)                                            7:15 p.m. ET

  • Kalamazoo’s Nick Riopel is tied for fifth with a 2.18 goals-against average.
  • Toledo’s Tyson Spink leads rookies with 14 points (4g-10a).
  • K-Wings are 5-1-0 when scoring first.
  • Walleye have outscored their opponents 25-12 in the second period.


Greenville Swamp Rabbits (3-4-2) at Florida Everblades (10-0-1)                       7:30 p.m. ET

  • Bretton Cameron leads Greenville against the Everblades with two goals.
  • Florida’s Matt Mackenzie is tied for fourth in plus-minus at +12.
  • Swamp Rabbits have scored 13 of their 22 goals in the second period.
  • Everblades have outshot their opponents in each of their 11 games.


Idaho Steelheads (8-5-1) at Norfolk Admirals (1-8-3)                                            7:30 p.m. ET

  • Idaho’s Will Merchant leads rookies with five power-play goals.
  • Nick MacNeil leads Norfolk with four goals and seven points.
  • Steelheads lead the league on the power play at 26.3 percent (15-for-57).
  • Admirals are 1-0-2 when scoring first.


Atlanta Gladiators (7-7-2) at Cincinnati Cyclones (7-6-1)                         7:35 p.m. ET

  • Atlanta’s Trevor Mingoia is second among rookies with seven goals.
  • Cincinnati’s Andrew Yogan is tied for third with eight goals.
  • Gladiators are fifth with 3.81 goals per game.
  • Cyclones are 6-0-1 when leading after one period.


Quad City Mallards (7-3-1) at Fort Wayne Komets (7-3-2)                                  8 p.m. ET

  • Quad City’s C.J. Motte leads the league with a .944 save percentage.
  • Fort Wayne’s Shawn Szydlowski is on a seven-game point streak since Oct. 28 (5g-6a).
  • Mallards are 6-1-0 when scoring first.
  • Komets are tied for second with four shorthanded goals.


Wheeling Nailers (7-3-1) at Indy Fuel (4-6-1)                                                         8:05 p.m. ET

  • Wheeling’s Doug Carr is fifth with 254 saves.
  • Tyler Currier (3g-4a) and Kevin Lynch (3g-4a) lead Indy with seven points each.
  • Nailers are 4-1-0 when outshooting their opponent.
  • Fuel are 3-0-0 when leading after two periods.


Rapid City Rush (4-9-1) at Tulsa Oilers (11-4-0)                                                    7:05 p.m. CT

  • Rapid City’s Adam Morrison is 2-0-0 with a 0.50 goals-against average and a .987 save percentage in two games with the club.
  • Tulsa’s Adam Pleskach is tied for second in plus-minus at +13.
  • Rush are second on the power play on the road at 30.0 percent (6-for-20).
  • Oilers lead the league with five shorthanded goals.


Alaska Aces (6-3-1) at Wichita Thunder (6-3-0)                                                     7:05 p.m. CT

  • Stephen Perfetto leads Alaska with 16 points (6g-10a).
  • Wichita’s Scott Greenham is fourth with a .932 save percentage.
  • Aces have outscored their opponents 11-4 in the first period.
  • Thunder lead the league on the penalty kill at 94.4 percent (34-for-36).


Adirondack Thunder (7-3-3) at Utah Grizzlies (7-5-1)                                          7 p.m. MT

  • Adirondack’s Brian Ward is tied for the league lead with nine goals.
  • Utah’s Ryan Faragher is tied for second with six wins.
  • Thunder lead the league with 23.54 shots-against per game.
  • Grizzlies are 6-1-1 when scoring first.