ECHL Today - Jan. 21

Elmira Jackals (9-22-5) at Manchester Monarchs (24-10-4)                                 6 p.m. ET

  • Kenton Miller leads Elmira against the Monarchs with five goals and six points.
  • Manchester’s Quentin Shore is tied for fourth among rookies with 15 goals.
  • Jackals are league’s fifth-least penalized team with 11.72 penalty minutes per game.
  • Monarchs are second with 3.92 goals per game.

Fort Wayne Komets (22-11-4) at Kalamazoo Wings (17-18-4)                             7 p.m. ET

  • Kyle Thomas leads Fort Wayne against the K-Wings with eight points (3g-5a).
  • Kalamazoo’s Joel Martin is third with 757 saves.
  • Komets are fourth on the power play on the road at 22.0 percent (13-for-59).
  • K-Wings are 11-2-3 when scoring first.

Florida Everblades (26-8-3) at Orlando Solar Bears (20-14-6)                             7 p.m. ET

  • Florida’s Brendan O'Donnell is tied for second with 23 goals.
  • Orlando’s Denver Manderson is third with 31 assists.
  • Everblades are 17-2-2 when scoring first.
  • Solar Bears have scored a league-leading 47 goals in the first period.

Wheeling Nailers (19-14-3) at Reading Royals (22-13-2)                                       7 p.m. ET

  • Wheeling’s Jordan Kwas leads the league with a 28.0 percent shooting percentage (14-for-50).
  • Chris McCarthy leads Reading with 16 goals and 35 points.
  • Nailers are fourth with 33.36 shots per game.
  • Royals have outscored their opponents 71-47 at home.

South Carolina Stingrays (21-13-2) at Atlanta Gladiators (15-18-6)                    7:05 p.m. ET

  • Rob Flick leads South Carolina against the Gladiators with five points (1g-4a).
  • Atlanta’s Josh Atkinson is third among rookie defensemen with 27 points (5g-22a).
  • Stingrays lead the league with 27.06 shots-against per game.
  • Gladiators are 12-2-1 when leading after two periods.

Adirondack Thunder (17-12-7) at Norfolk Admirals (12-21-4)                            7:15 p.m. ET

  • Adirondack’s Patch Alber is third with 12 power-play assists.
  • John Dunbar leads Norfolk against the Thunder with three goals.
  • Thunder are third on the power play on the road at 22.5 percent (16-for-71).
  • Admirals are tied for the league lead with two shorthanded goals against.

Cincinnati Cyclones (17-16-4) at Indy Fuel (12-24-3)                                            7:35 p.m. ET

  • Andrew Yogan leads Cincinnati with 13 goals and 30 points.
  • Alex Wideman leads Indy against the Cyclones with three goals and five points.
  • Cyclones are sixth with 28.95 shots-against per game.
  • Fuel are league’s second-least penalized team with 11.46 penalty minutes per game.

Wichita Thunder (13-19-2) at Allen Americans (25-13-3)                         7:05 p.m. CT

  • Wichita’s Vincent Arseneau is tied for the league lead with three shorthanded goals.
  • Bryan Moore leads Allen against the Thunder with 10 goals.
  • Thunder are tied for second with nine shorthanded goals.
  • Americans have outscored their opponents 63-36 in the third period.

Quad City Mallards (20-16-2) at Missouri Mavericks (14-17-7)                           7:05 p.m. CT

  • Brady Brassart leads Quad City against the Mavericks with five points (1g-4a).
  • Missouri’s Darren Nowick is tied for fourth among rookies with 32 points (12g-20a).
  • Mallards are 9-0-0 when leading after two periods.
  • Mavericks have had a league-high 13 games decided in overtime or a shootout.

Idaho Steelheads (22-12-5) at Tulsa Oilers (23-16-4)                                              7:05 p.m. CT

  • Idaho’s Will Merchant leads rookies with seven power-play goals.
  • Emerson Clark leads Tulsa with 14 goals.
  • Steelheads are tied for the league lead with five wins when trailing after two periods (5-8-1).
  • Oilers are tied for fifth with seven shorthanded goals.

Alaska Aces (21-11-5) at Utah Grizzlies (16-19-4)                                                  7 p.m. MT

  • Peter Sivak leads Alaska against the Grizzles with four goals and eight points.
  • Utah’s Ralph Cuddemi is tied for fourth among rookies with four power-play goals.
  • Aces are first on the penalty kill on the road at 93.1 percent (67-for-72).
  • Grizzlies are 7-0-4 in games decided in overtime or a shootout.

Colorado Eagles (22-13-4) at Rapid City Rush (13-17-7)                                      7:05 p.m. MT

  • Colorado’s Jesse Mychan is tied for third with 23 goals.
  • Ryan Walters leads Rapid City against the Eagles with 10 points (3g-7a).
  • Eagles have scored seven of their league-leading 10 shorthanded goals on the road.
  • Rush are third on the penalty kill at home at 89.3 percent (50-for-56).