Manchester Monarchs (0-0-0) at Brampton Beast (0-0-0) 4 p.m. ET
- Manchester’s Doug Christiansen makes his ECHL head coaching debut.
- Brampton’s Brandon Marino was tied for ninth in the ECHL last season with 42 assists.
- Monarchs were fourth in the league last season with 3.57 goals per game.
- Beast were fourth in league on the penalty kill last season at 86.1 percent (292-for-339).
Florida Everblades (0-1-0) at Newfoundland Growlers (1-0-0) 7 p.m. NT
- Florida’s Jeremy Helvig made 28 saves in pro debut on Friday.
- Kristians Rubins scored the first goal in Newfoundland team history in Friday’s 3-2 win over Florida.
- Everblades went 1-for-3 on the power play last night.
- Growlers outshot Florida 31-23 on Friday.
Adirondack Thunder (0-0-0) at Maine Mariners (0-0-0) 6 p.m. ET
- Adirondack’s Shane Conacher was tied for 14th in the league last season with 63 points (20g-43a).
- Maine’s Riley Armstrong makes his head coaching debut.
- Thunder were fourth on the power play last season at 19.1 percent (56-for-293).
- Mariners play four of their first five games at home.
Toledo Walleye (1-0-0) at Greenville Swamp Rabbits (0-0-1) 7 p.m. ET
- Toledo’s Dylan Sadowy scored two goals last night.
- Greenville’s J.C. Brassard had two assists on Friday.
- Walleye scored final four goals of Friday’s 4-3 overtime win at Greenville.
- Swamp Rabbits went 1-for-3 on the power play in last night’s game.
Worcester Railers (0-0-0) at Reading Royals (0-0-0) 7 p.m. ET
- Worcester’s Mitch Gillam led the league last season with five shutouts.
- Reading’s Frank Hora was third among rookies in plus-minus last season at +23.
- Railers went 16-6-2 in their last 24 games last season.
- Royals have advanced to the postseason in each of the last nine seasons.
Wheeling Nailers (0-0-0) at Norfolk Admirals (0-0-0) 7 p.m. ET
- Wheeling’s Mike Bavis makes his head coaching debut.
- Norfolk’s Ty Reichenbach led the league last season with 1,463 saves.
- Nailers have finished over .500 in each of the last 10 seasons.
- Admirals head coach Robbie Ftorek enters his 20th season as a pro hockey head coach.
South Carolina Stingrays (0-0-0) at Jacksonville Icemen (0-0-0) 7 p.m. ET
- South Carolina’s Parker Milner was 2017-18 ECHL Goaltender of the Year.
- Jacksonville head coach Jason Christie is ECHL all-time leader with 573 career coaching wins.
- Stingrays Spiros Anastas makes his professional head coaching debut.
- Icemen were fourth in the league last season with 28.88 shots-against per game.
Atlanta Gladiators (0-0-0) at Orlando Solar Bears (0-0-0) 7 p.m. ET
- Atlanta head coach Jeff Pyle ranks third in league history with 932 career games coached.
- Orlando’s Drake Berehowsky is 92-88-25 in three seasons as club’s head coach.
- Gladiators Derek Nesbitt has 391 points (156g-235a) in 426 career ECHL games.
- Solar Bears went 21-4-3 when scoring first last season.
Kalamazoo Wings (0-0-0) at Indy Fuel (0-1-0) 7:35 p.m. ET
- Kalamazoo’s Justin Taylor was second in the league last season with 35 goals.
- Quentin Shore scored Indy’s lone goal in 3-1 loss to Fort Wayne last night.
- K-Wings head coach Nick Bootland is tied for eighth in league history with 342 career wins.
- Fuel went 7-for-9 on the penalty kill on Friday.
Fort Wayne Komets (1-0-0) at Cincinnati Cyclones (0-0-0) 7:35 p.m. ET
- Fort Wayne’s Zach Fucale stopped 17 of the 18 shots he faced last night at Indy.
- Cincinnati’s Jesse Schultz led the league last season with 57 assists.
- Komets went 8-for-8 on the penalty kill in Friday’s 3-1 win at Indy.
- Cyclones head coach Matt Thomas is tied for eighth in league history with 342 career wins.
Allen Americans (0-1-0) at Wichita Thunder (1-0-0) 7:05 p.m. CT
- Casey Pierro-Zabotel scored Allen’s lone goal in 5-1 loss at Kansas City last night.
- Wichita’s Jakob Stukel scored first pro goal in 3-2 win against Idaho on Friday.
- Americans are 39-10-7 all-time against Wichita.
- Thunder went 4-for-4 on the penalty kill in last night’s win.
Idaho Steelheads (0-0-1) at Tulsa Oilers (0-0-0) 7:05 p.m. CT
- Idaho’s Brad McClure and Brady Norrish each scored first pro goal last night in 3-2 shootout loss at Wichita.
- Tulsa’s Devin Williams was tied for second in the league last season with four shutouts.
- Steelheads went 4-for-4 on the penalty kill on Friday.
- Oilers head coach Rob Murray is 262-179-62 in seven seasons as ECHL coach.
Rapid City Rush (0-1-0) at Utah Grizzlies (1-0-0) 7:05 p.m. MT
- Rapid City’s Adam Marsh scored his first pro goal last night.
- Utah’s Caleb Herbert had three points (2g-1a) in 4-2 win over Rapid City on Friday.
- Rush outshot Utah 28-27 on Friday.
- Grizzlies went 2-for-3 on the power play last night.