ECHL Today – November 2

Reading Royals (3-2-1) at Wheeling Nailers (4-1-1) 2:00 ET
* Nailers won the first meeting of the season, 2-1 on Friday at Reading.
* Royals’ David Masse is tied for the ECHL rookie lead with eight assists.
* Jason Jaffray leads the Nailers with five goals and 11 points.
* Reading was 6-0-0- against Wheeling in 2002-03 and is 9-3-1 all-time in the regular season.

Augusta Lynx (2-5-0) at Columbus Cottonmouths (3-5-0) 4:00 ET
* Augusta was 5-2-1 against the Cottonmouths in 2002-03 and is 10-2-2 all-time against Columbus.
* Columbus was 3-5-0 against the Lynx in 2002-03 and is 4-10-0 all-time against Augusta.
* Greg Jacina leads Augusta with six points and is tied for the team lead with three goals.
* Defensemen Ray DiLauro (3g-3a), Peter Hogan (2g-4a) and Troy Mick (4g-1a) lead Columbus in scoring.

Toledo Storm (4-2-1) at Dayton Bombers (2-3-0) 4:00 ET
* Dayton was 4-6-0 against the Storm in 2002-03 and is 57-47-12 all-time in the regular season
* Toledo was 6-2-2 against the Bombers in 2002-03 and is 59-44-13 all-time in the regular season.
* Bombers’ Jason Deskins is tied for the ECHL lead with two shorthand goals.
* Wheeling’s J.F. Dufour is tied for the ECHL lead with three game-winning goals.

Charlotte Checkers (2-2-2) at Roanoke Express (3-4-0) 4:00 ET
* Checkers were 4-3-1 against Roanoke in 2002-03 and are 31-31-9 all-time against the Express.
* Express was 4-2-2 against Charlotte in 2002-03 and is 40-18-13 all-time against the Checkers.
* Dusty Jamieson leads Charlotte with three goals and is tied for the team lead with six points.
* Shawn Limpright leads the Express with five goals and is tied for the team lead with nine points.

Idaho Steelheads (4-5-0) at Long Beach Ice Dogs (2-3-1) 5:00 PT
* Idaho was 12-0-2 against the Ice Dogs in 2002-03.
* Long Beach’s T.J. Aceti leads the ECHL with a .958 save percentage.
* Steelheads’ Dan Ellis leads the ECHL with two shootout wins.
* John McNabb leads the Ice Dogs with six assists and is tied for the team scoring lead with eight points.