ECHL Today – November 9

Johnstown Chiefs (7-2-0) at Atlantic City Boardwalk Bullies (7-3-0) 2:05 ET
* Atlantic City was 3-1-0 against the Chiefs in 2002-03 and is 6-1-2 all-time against Johnstown.
* Chiefs’ Pierre-Luc Courchesne is tied for the lead among ECHL defensemen with four power-play goals.
* Bullies’ Sam Paolini is second among rookies in scoring with 12 points and tied for second with five goals.
* Johnstown’s Jason Notermann leads all rookies with six goals and is tied for third in scoring with 11 points.

Columbus Cottonmouths (3-8-1) at Louisiana IceGators (5-2-0) 4:05 CT
* Bobby Brown had two points (1g-1a) as Louisiana won the first meeting 3-2 at Columbus on November 1.
* Cottonmouths’ Dan Tudin has five points (1g-4a) in his last five games.
* Louisiana’s Kenny Corupe has four assists in his last four games and leads the team with six assists.
* Columbus is 0-5-1 in its last five games, and is also 0-5-1 in its last five road games.

Fresno Falcons (5-3-0) at Mississippi Sea Wolves (3-3-3) 4:05 CT
* Jeff Hutchins has scored a goal in each of Mississippi’s first five home games (6 goals).
* Fresno’s Greg Bullock has a six-game assist streak (8 assists) and an eight-game scoring streak (2g-10a).
* Brent Gauvreau has an assist in each of the Sea Wolves first five home games (8 assists).
* Kris Porter has four goals, including two game-winning goals, and five points in his last three games.

Dayton Bombers (3-3-0) at Wheeling Nailers (6-2-1) 6:05 ET
* Bombers were 4-3-1 against Wheeling in 2002-03 and are 45-33-11 all-time in the regular season.
* Wheeling was 4-3-1 against the Bombers in 2002-03 and is 44-39-6 overall in the regular season.
* Jason Deskins has a three-game goal-scoring streak (3 goals) and leads Dayton with six goals.
* Nailers’ Chris McNamara has five points (2g-3a) in his last five games.

Pensacola Ice Pilots (5-3-0) at Texas Wildcatters (1-6-1) 5:05 CT
* Texas had a sellout crowd of 8,314 on Saturday, the second largest ECHL home opener in 2003-04.
* Pensacola’s Corey Neilson has an assist in six consecutive games (10 assists).
* Wildcatters’ Bobby Cunningham has a five-game goal-scoring streak (7 goals).
* Ice Pilots lead the ECHL in scoring with 4.25 goals per game.

Florida Everblades (6-2-3) at Bakersfield Condors (3-6-1) 7:05 PT
* Florida’s Keith Anderson has a nine-game goal streak (11 goals) and a 10-game point streak (11g-10a).
* Condors’ Joe Watkins is tied for sixth with a 2.00 goals against average.
* Everblades’ Brian McCullough has nine points (2g-7a) in his last four games.
* Kevin Riehl leads Bakersfield with six assists and eight points.