ECHL Today - Dec. 8

Reading Royals (9-7-6) at Newfoundland Growlers (16-7-1)            7 p.m. NT

  • Reading’s Michael Huntebrinker is on a five-game goal streak (7g).
  • Newfoundland’s Giorgio Estephan is tied for first among rookies with 12 goals and 25 points.
  • Royals are sixth with 33.18 shots per game.
  • Growlers are fifth with 2.75 goals-against per game.


Manchester Monarchs (10-9-2) at Norfolk Admirals (12-9-2)          7 p.m. ET

  • Spencer Watson leads Manchester with 10 goals.
  • Norfolk’s Jalen Smereck leads rookie defensemen with 63 shots on goal.
  • Monarchs are 3-0-0 against non-divisional opponents.
  • Admirals are fifth with 33.22 shots per game.


Brampton Beast (10-10-3) at Adirondack Thunder (13-8-2)             7 p.m. ET

  • Brampton’s Jordan Henry is tied for second among defensemen with seven goals.
  • James Henry leads Adirondack against the Beast with six points (0g-6a).
  • Beast are tied for fifth with six shorthanded goals.
  • Thunder are 12-0-0 when leading after two periods.


Greenville Swamp Rabbits (9-13-3) at Florida Everblades (13-5-4)         7 p.m. ET

  • Greenville’s Johno May is tied for first among rookies with 12 goals.
  • Florida’s Derek Sheppard is tied for first among defensemen with four power-play goals.
  • Swamp Rabbits are 5-0-1 when leading after two periods.
  • Everblades are second with 2.45 goals-against per game.


Atlanta Gladiators (5-11-3) at South Carolina Stingrays (12-11-0)      7:05 p.m. ET

  • Derek Nesbitt leads Atlanta with 15 points (5g-10a).
  • South Carolina’s Jonathan Charbonneau is tied for fifth among rookies with 21 points (5g-16a).
  • Gladiators are second on the penalty kill at 89.4 percent (59-for-66).
  • Stingrays are 7-2-0 when scoring first.


Wheeling Nailers (7-11-1) at Toledo Walleye (15-3-2)                       7:15 p.m. ET

  • Wheeling’s Kevin Spinozzi is tied for second among defensemen with two game-winning goals.
  • Bryan Moore leads Toledo against the Nailers with two goals.
  • Nailers lead the league with 27.37 shots-against per game.
  • Walleye are 9-1-2 in one-goal games.


Tulsa Oilers (13-5-4) at Kalamazoo Wings (8-10-1)                           7:30 p.m. ET

  • Tulsa’s Kyle Rhodes is third among defensemen with a 17.5 percent shooting percentage (7-for-40).
  • Kalamazoo’s Justin Taylor is on a four-game goal streak (5g).
  • Oilers are league’s least-penalized team with 10.05 penalty minutes per game.
  • K-Wings are tied for second with seven shorthanded goals.


Indy Fuel (10-11-0) at Fort Wayne Komets (11-9-0)                            7:30 p.m. ET

  • Indy’s Matt Tomkins is fifth with 446 saves.
  • Garrett Ladd leads Fort Wayne against the Fuel with four points (2g-2a).
  • Fuel are 5-1-0 in one-goal games.
  • Komets are tied for third on the power play at home at 23.8 percent (5-for-21).


Allen Americans (6-17-2) at Kansas City Mavericks (13-5-2)          7:05 p.m. CT

  • Zach Pochiro leads Allen against the Mavericks with five points (3g-2a).
  • Kansas City’s Rocco Carzo has six points (2g-4a) in his last three games.
  • Americans are 4-0-1 when leading after two periods.
  • Mavericks are only team to have not allowed a shorthanded goal.


Rapid City Rush (11-9-5) at Wichita Thunder (9-9-4)                          7:05 p.m. CT

  • Rapid City’s Tyler Poulson is on a six-game point streak (5g-5a).
  • Wichita’s Ralph Cuddemi is second with six power-play goals.
  • Rush are tied for the league lead with three wins when trailing after two periods.
  • Thunder are tied for the league lead with 28 goals in the first period.


Utah Grizzlies (13-4-4) at Idaho Steelheads (12-8-3)                         7:10 p.m. MT

  • Utah’s Cole Ully leads the league with 22 assists.
  • Steven McParland leads Idaho against the Grizzlies with four goals and six points.
  • Grizzlies are fourth with 3.67 goals per game.
  • Steelheads are fourth with 33.91 shots per game.