ECHL Today - March 18

Adirondack Thunder (36-21-7) at Brampton Beast (24-29-10)                            2 p.m. ET

  • Adirondack’s Brian Ward has six goals in his last five games.
  • Chris Leveille leads Brampton against the Thunder with five goals.
  • Thunder are 24-2-1 when leading after two periods.
  • Beast are second on the penalty kill at home at 88.7 percent (133-for-150).

Jacksonville Icemen (24-32-7) at Norfolk Admirals (25-32-7)                               2 p.m. ET

  • Jacksonville’s Elgin Pearce is fifth among rookies with 47 points (21g-26a).
  • Darik Angeli leads Norfolk against the Icemen with five goals.
  • Icemen are fourth with 29.10 shots-against per game.
  • Admirals have won seven consecutive home games.

Toledo Walleye (45-15-5) at Cincinnati Cyclones (35-24-2)                                   3:05 p.m. ET

  • Toledo’s Kyle Bonis is on a six-game point streak (6g-4a).
  • Cincinnati’s Eric Knodel leads defensemen with 24 power-play points (7g-17a).
  • Walleye are 33-2-3 when scoring first.
  • Cyclones are first on the power play at home at 25.0 percent (28-for-112).

Utah Grizzlies (25-24-14) at Worcester Railers (29-25-7)                                      3:05 p.m. ET

  • Utah’s Taylor Richart has at least one point in 12 of his last 13 games (7g-9a).
  • T.J. Syner leads Worcester against the Grizzlies with four points (0g-4a).
  • Grizzlies are 8-1-4 in their last 13 games.
  • Railers are tied for fourth with six shorthanded goals at home.

Allen Americans (31-25-6) at Colorado Eagles (41-16-6)                                       3:05 p.m. ET

  • Allen’s David Makowski is second among defensemen with 54 points (10g-44a).
  • Colorado’s Ryan Olsen is on a four-game goal streak (4g).
  • Americans are 24-5-1 when scoring first.
  • Eagles are fourth with 3.60 goals per game.

Quad City Mallards (20-39-4) at Kansas City Mavericks (30-28-4)                     4:05 p.m. CT

  • Quad City’s Matt Pohlkamp leads rookies with 253 shots on goal.
  • Mark Cooper leads Kansas City against the Mallards with four goals.
  • Mallards are 10-2-1 when leading after two periods.
  • Mavericks are 7-0-4 in games decided in overtime or a shootout.