ECHL Today - Oct. 22

Manchester Monarchs (1-2-0) at Adirondack Thunder (2-0-0)                            7 p.m. ET

  • Manchester’s Cory Ward scored first pro goal in 5-1 win at Reading last night.
  • Adirondack’s Mikkel Aagaard is tied for fourth among rookies with three points (1g-2a).
  • Monarchs are 6-for-6 on the penalty kill through three games.
  • Thunder have outscored their opponents 4-0 in the first period.

Florida Everblades (2-0-0) at Orlando Solar Bears (0-0-0)                                   7 p.m. ET

  • Florida’s Levko Koper is tied for second among rookies with two goals.
  • Eric Faille led Orlando last season with 60 points (24g-36a).
  • Everblades are league’s least-penalized team with 6.00 penalty minutes per game.
  • Solar Bears were tied for second in the league last season with 11 shorthanded goals.

Norfolk Admirals (0-4-0) at Elmira Jackals (1-1-0)                                               7:05 p.m. ET

  • Norfolk’s Frankie Simonelli leads defensemen with 18 shots on goal.
  • Elmira’s Charlie Mosey is tied for second among rookies with one power-play goal.
  • Admirals are 16-for-18 on the penalty kill through four games.
  • Jackals are tied for fifth on the power play at 25.0 percent (3-for-12).

Greenville Swamp Rabbits (1-2-0) at South Carolina Stingrays (0-0-0)              7:05 p.m. ET

  • Angelo Miceli leads Greenville with three points (1g-2a).
  • South Carolina’s Ryan Warsofsky makes his head coaching debut tonight.
  • Swamp Rabbits have scored five of their seven goals in the second period.
  • Stingrays have won South Division title in two of the last three seasons.

Brampton Beast (1-0-1) at Toledo Walleye (3-1-0)                                     7:15 p.m. ET

  • Brampton’s Luke Pither is tied for second with six points (3g-3a).
  • Toledo’s Tyler Sikura scored two goals in 6-5 shootout win at Brampton on Friday.
  • Beast have gone beyond regulation in both of their games.
  • Walleye are tied for the league lead with two shorthanded goals.

Kalamazoo Wings (2-1-0) at Fort Wayne Komets (3-0-0)                                     7:30 p.m. ET

  • Justin Taylor leads Kalamazoo with four points (0g-4a).
  • Fort Wayne’s Pat Nagle is third with 82 saves.
  • K-Wings are league’s second-least penalized team with 7.00 penalty minutes per game.
  • Komets have outscored their opponents 5-1 in the second period.

Wheeling Nailers (0-1-1) at Cincinnati Cyclones (0-3-0)                                        7:35 p.m. ET

  • Josh Shalla leads Wheeling with two goals.
  • Peter Leblanc leads Cincinnati with nine shots on goal.
  • Both of the Nailers games have been decided by one goal.
  • Cyclones are fourth with 24.33 shots-against per game.

Atlanta Gladiators (2-2-0) at Tulsa Oilers (2-0-0)                                                   7:05 p.m. CT

  • Atlanta’s Matt Ginn leads the league with 103 saves.
  • Tulsa’s Darcy Murphy leads rookies, and is tied for second overall, with four goals.
  • Gladiators went 5-for-5 on the penalty kill last night at Allen.
  • Oilers lead the league with 5.00 goals per game.

Indy Fuel (2-1-0) at Missouri Mavericks (0-3-0)                                                     7:05 p.m. CT

  • Tyler Currier leads Indy with four points (2g-2a).
  • Missouri’s Justin Selman is tied for first among rookies with 11 shots on goal.
  • Fuel are 2-0-0 when leading after one period.
  • Mavericks lead the league with 40.67 shots per game.

Alaska Aces (0-1-0) at Colorado Eagles (3-0-0)                                                      7:05 p.m. MT

  • Alaska’s Kevin Carr made 22 saves in season-opening 2-0 loss at Colorado on Friday.
  • Colorado’s Kent Simpson is third with a 1.00 goals-against average.
  • Aces went 3-for-4 on the penalty kill last night.
  • Eagles have scored first in each of their three games.

Quad City Mallards (1-2-0) at Rapid City Rush (0-3-0)                                        7:05 p.m. MT

  • Quad City’s Jace Coyle is tied for first among defensemen with two power-play points (1g-1a).
  • Rapid City’s Brenden Walker is second with 17 shots on goal.
  • Mallards lead the league on the power play at 36.4 percent (4-for-11).
  • Rush have scored five of their eight goals in the second period.

Utah Grizzlies (2-1-0) at Idaho Steelheads (1-2-0)                                                  7:10 p.m. MT

  • Utah’s Jon Puskar is tied for the league lead with two game-winning goals.
  • Idaho’s Joe Faust leads defensemen with two goals.
  • Grizzlies are 2-0-0 when scoring first.
  • Steelheads have scored six of their nine goals in the third period.