ECHL Today - March 30

Kalamazoo Wings (33-28-6) at Norfolk Admirals (25-36-7)                                  7 p.m. ET

  • Kalamazoo’s Brendan Bradley leads rookies with 35 assists.
  • Norfolk’s Ty Reichenbach leads the league with 1,389 saves.
  • Wings are tied for third with 3.60 goals per game.
  • Admirals are league’s fourth-least penalized team with 11.40 penalty minutes per game.

Manchester Monarchs (40-22-5) at Reading Royals (36-23-8)                              7 p.m. ET

  • Jordan LaVallee-Smotherman leads Manchester against the Royals with eight goals and 10 points.
  • Reading’s John Muse is tied for fifth with a 2.18 goals-against average.
  • Monarchs are first on the power play on the road at 22.2 percent (34-for-153).
  • Royals have outscored their opponents 123-87 at home.

Brampton Beast (26-31-10) at Worcester Railers (32-26-8)                                   7:05 p.m. ET

  • Stefan Fournier leads Brampton against the Railers with four goals.
  • Worcester’s Mitch Gillam leads the league with five shutouts.
  • Beast are fourth on the penalty kill at 86.3 percent (270-for-313).
  • Railers are 6-1-1 in their last eight games.

Wheeling Nailers (33-26-9) at Toledo Walleye (47-16-5)                                        7:15 p.m. ET

  • Wheeling’s Cam Brown is tied for first among rookies with 19 power-play points (3g-16a).
  • Mike Borkowski leads Toledo against the Nailers with five goals.
  • Nailers are tied for second with one shorthanded goal allowed on the road.
  • Walleye lead the league with 27 home wins (27-6-1).

Greenville Swamp Rabbits (23-36-8) at Florida Everblades (47-13-6)                 7:30 p.m. ET

  • Joe Basaraba leads Greenville against the Everblades with two goals.
  • Florida’s Joe Cox is tied for first among rookies with seven game-winning goals.
  • Swamp Rabbits are tied for fourth on the power play on the road at 18.9 percent (25-for-132).
  • Everblades have outscored their opponents 80-49 in the third period.

South Carolina Stingrays (44-15-7) at Jacksonville Icemen (25-35-7)                  7:30 p.m. ET

  • South Carolina’s Parker Milner is tied for third with 26 wins.
  • Dajon Mingo leads Jacksonville against the Stingrays with three goals.
  • Stingrays are second with 21 road wins (21-7-4).
  • Icemen have outscored their opponents 71-56 in the first period.

Fort Wayne Komets (44-18-5) at Cincinnati Cyclones (37-27-3)                          7:35 p.m. ET

  • Shawn Szydlowski leads Fort Wayne against the Cyclones with 10 points (3g-7a).
  • Cincinnati’s Eric Knodel is tied for third among defensemen with 47 points (13g-34a).
  • Komets are tied for second with 12 shorthanded goals.
  • Cyclones are second on the power play at home at 25.2 percent (32-for-127).

Kansas City Mavericks (33-29-5) at Indy Fuel (32-29-5)                                       7:35 p.m. ET

  • Jared VanWormer leads Kansas City against the Fuel with three goals.
  • Indy’s Robin Press is tied for 11th among defensemen with 40 points (10g-30a).
  • Mavericks are 18-2-2 when leading after two periods.
  • Fuel are first on the power play at home at 25.6 percent (32-for-125).

Colorado Eagles (44-17-6) at Allen Americans (33-27-7)                                       7:05 p.m. CT

  • Joey Ratelle leads Colorado against the Americans with six points (2g-4a).
  • Allen’s Joel Chouinard is tied for fourth among defensemen with 34 assists.
  • Eagles are tied for the league lead with 21 games decided in overtime or a shootout.
  • Americans are 25-5-1 when scoring first.

Tulsa Oilers (30-26-11) at Wichita Thunder (33-27-8)                                           7:05 p.m. CT

  • Tulsa’s Devin Williams is third among rookie goaltenders with a 2.51 goals-against average.
  • Mark MacMillan leads Wichita against the Oilers with four goals and eight points.
  • Oilers are tied for third with three shorthanded goals against.
  • Thunder are 21-9-2 when scoring first.

Quad City Mallards (22-41-4) at Rapid City Rush (21-40-6)                                7:05 p.m. MT

  • Quad City’s Willie Raskob leads rookie defensemen with 32 assists.
  • Peter Sivak leads Rapid City with 24 goals and 55 points.
  • Mallards are league’s second-least penalized team with 9.85 penalty minutes per game.
  • Rush are 12-5-3 when leading after two periods.

Utah Grizzlies (26-26-15) at Idaho Steelheads (40-20-7)                                        7:10 p.m. MT

  • Ryan Walters leads Utah against the Steelheads with seven goals and 11 points.
  • Idaho’s Justin Parizek is fourth among rookies with 24 goals.
  • Grizzlies are sixth with 30.06 shots-against per game.
  • Steelheads are fourth with 2.66 goals-against per game.

Kelly Cup Playoffs Update

Adirondack can clinch a berth in the Kelly Cup Playoffs on Friday if: 

Wheeling loses OR Worcester loses

Reading can clinch a berth in the Kelly Cup Playoffs on Friday if: 

Reading wins AND Wheeling loses in regulation OR Reading wins in regulation/overtime AND Worcester loses in regulation

Colorado can clinch the Mountain Division title on Friday if: 

Colorado wins AND Idaho loses in regulation OR Colorado wins in regulation/overtime AND Idaho loses