ECHL Today - March 12



Reading Royals (29-23-8) at Manchester Monarchs (36-17-8) 7 p.m. ET
Cam Reid leads Reading with 16 goals and 40 points.
• Manchester’s Colin Stevens is fifth among rookie goaltenders with a 2.39 goals-against average.
• Royals are 22-7-5 when scoring first.
• Monarchs lead the league with 34.84 shots per game.

Florida Everblades (37-20-2) at Greenville Swamp Rabbits (27-25-7) 7 p.m. ET
• Florida’s Logan Roe leads rookies in plus-minus at +20.
Scott Fleming leads Greenville with 17 goals and 42 points.
• Everblades are tied for fourth with four shorthanded goals against.
• Swamp Rabbits are 22-12-4 when outshooting their opponent.

Atlanta Gladiators (29-24-7) at South Carolina Stingrays (35-18-7) 7:05 p.m. ET

• Atlanta’s Derek Nesbitt is third with 201 shots on goal.
Brett Cameron leads South Carolina against the Gladiators with four goals.
• Gladiators are tied for fourth with nine shorthanded goals.
• Stingrays are 14-2-2 in their last 18 games.

Norfolk Admirals (25-30-4) at Toledo Walleye (38-15-5) 7:15 p.m. ET
Steven Whitney leads Norfolk with 18 goals and 46 points.
• Toledo’s Jeff Lerg is tied for third with 23 wins.
• Admirals are 16-1-1 when leading after two periods.
• Walleye are 22-5-1 at home and have outscored their opponents 94-49.

Quad City Mallards (27-25-6) at Cincinnati Cyclones (32-20-6) 7:35 p.m. ET

Matt Carey leads Quad City with 19 goals.
Jack Downing leads Cincinnati against the Mallards with 11 points (4g-7a).
• Mallards are tied for fourth with four shorthanded goals against.
• Cyclones are tied for fifth with 3.10 goals per game.

Kalamazoo Wings (27-26-5) at Wheeling Nailers (29-23-6) 7:35 p.m. ET
• Kalamazoo’s Joel Martin leads the league with 3,051 minutes played and 1,671 saves.
Cody Wydo leads Wheeling against the K-Wings with three goals.
• K-Wings are 11-5-2 against North Division opponents.
• Nailers are 18-6-2 when scoring first.

Wichita Thunder (14-33-12) at Allen Americans (34-20-5) 7:05 p.m. CT
Kale Kerbashian leads Wichita against the Americans with four goals and eight points.
• Allen’s Chad Costello leads the league with 81 points (22g-59a).
• Thunder have had a league-leading 19 games decided in overtime or a shootout.
• Americans are 25-2-2 when scoring first.

Indy Fuel (27-30-3) at Evansville IceMen (23-27-8) 7:15 p.m. ET

• Indy’s Ben Marshall is tied for first among rookie defensemen with 28 points (8g-20a).
Nathan Moon leads Evansville against the Fuel with five points (2g-3a).
• Fuel are league’s second-least penalized team with 10.15 penalty minutes per game.
• IceMen lead the league with 70 goals in the second period.

Idaho Steelheads (33-21-7) at Rapid City Rush (24-29-6) 7:05 p.m. MT
• Idaho’s Joe Basaraba is on a four-game goal streak since March 4 (4g).
• Rapid City’s Danny Battochio is fifth with 1,029 saves.
• Steelheads are fourth on the penalty kill on the road at 86.4 percent (95-for-110).
• Rush are 15-1-1 when leading after two periods.

Colorado Eagles (32-23-2) at Utah Grizzlies (32-24-5) 7:05 p.m. MT
Trent Daavettila leads Colorado against the Grizzlies with nine points (4g-5a).
• Utah’s Charles Sarault is second with 19 power-play assists.
• Eagles are third with 3.16 goals per game.
• Grizzlies are 21-13-3 when outshooting their opponent.

Fort Wayne Komets (33-19-7) at Alaska Aces (22-31-7) 7:15 p.m. AKT
• Fort Wayne’s Pat Nagle is tied for third with 23 wins.
• Alaska’s Troy Redmann is third with 1,038 saves.
• Komets have had four straight games decided in overtime or a shootout.
• Aces are third on the power play at home at 21.0 percent (21-for-100).