ECHL Today - Jan. 4

Adirondack Thunder (15-8-5) at Norfolk Admirals (6-20-4)                                7:15 p.m. ET

  • Adirondack’s Mason McDonald is third among rookie goaltenders with a 2.76 goals-against average.
  • T.J. Foster leads Norfolk with 17 points (7g-10a).
  • Thunder lead the league with 26.43 shots-against per game.
  • Admirals are tied for fourth with two shorthanded goals.

Manchester Monarchs (21-8-2) at Florida Everblades (20-7-3)                            7:30 p.m. ET

  • Manchester’s Sam Brittain is tied for second with 15 wins.
  • Florida’s Brant Harris is on a nine-game point streak (6g-7a).
  • Monarchs are 10-1-0 in their last 11 games.
  • Everblades are fourth on the penalty kill at home at 89.1 percent (49-for-55).

Fort Wayne Komets (18-9-3) at Quad City Mallards (18-10-2)                            6:35 p.m. CT

  • Fort Wayne’s Shawn Szydlowski is fourth with 14 power-play points (3g-11a).
  • Sam Warning leads Quad City against the Komets with five points (1g-4a).
  • Komets are second on the power play on the road at 23.1 percent (12-for-52).
  • Mallards are tied for second with 2.70 goals-against per game.

Cincinnati Cyclones (13-13-4) at Wichita Thunder (11-15-1)                               7:05 p.m. CT

  • Cincinnati’s Michael Houser is fourth with a 2.31 goals-against average.
  • Alexis Loiseau leads Wichita with 14 goals and 24 points.
  • Cyclones are 11-1-3 when leading after one period.
  • Thunder are tied for the league lead with eight shorthanded goals.

Alaska Aces (18-7-5) at Idaho Steelheads (18-11-3)                                               7:10 p.m. MT

  • Alaska’s Peter Sivak is tied for second with 45 points (24g-21a).
  • Joe Basaraba leads Idaho against the Aces with five points (1g-4a).
  • Aces are 13-0-4 when scoring first.
  • Steelheads have had a league-high 10 games decided beyond regulation.