ECHL Today – November 16

Johnstown Chiefs (9-3-1) at Wheeling Nailers (8-3-1) 2:00 ET
* Chiefs won the first meeting, 3-1 on Friday in front of 4,191 fans, the largest crowd ever at Johnstown.
* Nailers were 5-4-0 against Johnstown in 2002-03 and are 72-42-15 all-time in the regular season.
* Chiefs’ Jason Notermann leads ECHL rookies with eight goals and ranks second in scoring with 15 points.
* 2003 ECHL Rookie of the Year Jason Jaffray leads Wheeling with seven goals and 15 points in 10 games.

Las Vegas Wranglers (9-1-3) at Trenton Titans (7-5-1) 3:00 ET
* In his first two starts, Titans’ Chris Houle is 2-0 with a shutout, a 0.50 goals against a .981 save percentage.
* Wranglers’ Greg Day is tied for the ECHL lead with 17 assists and tied for fifth in scoring with 21 points.
* Titans’ Joe Rybar has scored two goals, including a game winner, and five points in his last five games.
* Las Vegas’ Jason McBain and Dave Cousineau are tied for ECHL lead among defensemen with five goals.

South Carolina Stingrays (6-6-0) at Roanoke Express (7-5-0) 4:00 ET
* Roanoke is 17-13-4 all-time against South Carolina.
* Stingrays are 17-11-6 all-time against the Express.
* Express’ Duncan Dalmao ranks third among ECHL defensemen with 11 assists.
* Marty Clapton leads South Carolina with five goals.

Peoria Rivermen (5-4-2) at Dayton Bombers (3-5-0) 4:00 ET
* Rivermen won the first meeting 4-3 at Peoria on Saturday and are 40-22-8 all-time against Dayton.
* Bombers are 30-30-10 all-time in the regular season against Peoria.
* Trevor Baker leads the Rivermen with eight assists and 11 points.
* Jason Deskins leads Dayton with eight goals and nine points.

Mississippi Sea Wolves (6-3-4) at Augusta Lynx (4-6-1) 4:05 ET
* Lynx are 6-4-1 all-time in the regular season against Mississippi.
* Sea Wolves are 5-5-1 all-time in the regular season against Augusta.
* Scott Kelman leads Augusta with five goals and 10 points.
* Mississippi’s Steffon Walby leads the ECHL in scoring with 25 points (8g-17a).

Pensacola Ice Pilots (6-4-1) at Louisiana IceGators (7-3-0) 4:05 CT
* IceGators won first meeting, 5-4 at Pensacola on Friday, and are 40-17-3 all-time against Pensacola.
* Ice Pilots’ defenseman Corey Neilson leads ECHL with nine power-play assists and 11 power-play points.
* Louisiana ranks third in the ECHL in goals allowed with 2.40 goals per game.
* Pensacola leads the ECHL in scoring averaging 4.18 goals per game.

Greensboro Generals (8-4-0) at Reading Royals (6-3-3) 5:05 ET
* Generals were 4-2-0 against Reading in 2002-03 and are 8-5-0 all-time against the Royals.
* Reading leads the ECHL in penalty kill with 95.5 percent, allowing a league-low three power-play goals.
* Mark Turner leads Greensboro with 11 assists and 16 points.
* Royals’ Cody Rudkowsky leads the ECHL with a .956 save percentage.

Bakersfield Condors (4-7-1) at Fresno Falcons (6-5-0) 5:00 PT
* First game for Falcons in their new home, the 13,800-seat Save Mart Center at Fresno State.
* Fresno won the first meeting 3-0 at Bakersfield on October 17.
* Greg Bullock leads the Falcons with 11 assists and 17 points in 11 games.
* Johan Astrom and Denis Ladouceur are tied for the Condors team lead with four goals each.