ECHL Today - April 18

North Division Semifinals

#4 Worcester Railers at #1 Adirondack Thunder                                                  7 p.m. ET

Adirondack leads series 2-1

Series Matchup Sheet

  • Worcester’s Jeff Kubiak is tied for third among rookies with 11 shots on goal.
  • Adirondack’s Mackenzie Blackwood is second with a 0.67 goals-against average.
  • Railers are third with 23.67 shots-against per game.
  • Thunder are 12-for-12 on the penalty kill.
  • Game 5 is Saturday at 7 p.m. ET at Adirondack

#2 Manchester Monarchs at #3 Reading Royals                                                    7 p.m. ET

Manchester leads series 3-0

Series Matchup Sheet

  • Manchester’s Charles Williams is fourth with a .944 save percentage.
  • Reading’s Chris McCarthy is tied for the playoff lead with six points (2g-4a).
  • Monarchs are first with 56.33 shots per game.
  • Royals have scored first in all three games.
  • Game 5, if necessary, is Thursday at 7 p.m. ET at Reading

Central Division Semifinals

#1 Toledo Walleye at #4 Indy Fuel                                                                          7:05 p.m. ET

Toledo leads series 2-0

Series Matchup Sheet

  • Toledo’s Christian Hilbrich leads the playoffs with four goals.
  • Ryan Rupert leads Indy with three points (1g-2a).
  • Walleye are tied for first with 4.00 goals per game.
  • Fuel are tied for fourth with 39.00 shots per game.
  • Game 4 is Thursday at 7:05 p.m. ET at Indy

Mountain Division Semifinals

#2 Idaho Steelheads at #3 Allen Americans                                                            7:05 p.m. CT

Allen leads series 2-0

Series Matchup Sheet

  • Idaho’s Justin Parizek is tied for first among rookies with three points (1g-2a).
  • Allen’s Joel Chouinard leads the playoffs in plus-minus at +7.
  • Steelheads are fourth with 24.00 shots-against per game.
  • Americans are tied for first with 4.00 goals per game.
  • Game 4 is Friday at 7:05 p.m. CT at Allen

#4 Wichita Thunder at #1 Colorado Eagles                                                           7:05 p.m. MT

Colorado leads series 2-0

Series Matchup Sheet

  • Ralph Cuddemi leads Wichita with eight shots on goal.
  • Colorado’s Matt Register is tied for first among defensemen with three assists.
  • Thunder have scored two of their three goals in the first period.
  • Eagles are first on the power play at 40.0 percent (4-for-10).
  • Game 4 is Friday at 7:05 p.m. MT at Colorado
 

Other 2018 Kelly Cup Playoffs Series

South Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)

#1 Florida Everblades vs. #4 Atlanta Gladiators

Florida leads series 2-0

Series Matchup Sheet

Game 1 – Atlanta 1 at FLORIDA 4

Game 2 – Atlanta 2 at FLORIDA 3

Game 3 is Thursday at 7:35 p.m. ET at Atlanta

#2 South Carolina Stingrays vs. #3 Orlando Solar Bears

Orlando leads series 2-0

Series Matchup Sheet

Game 1 – ORLANDO 2 at South Carolina 0

Game 2 – ORLANDO 2 at South Carolina 1

Game 3 is Thursday at 7 p.m. ET at Orlando

Central Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)

#2 Fort Wayne Komets vs. #3 Cincinnati Cyclones

Fort Wayne leads series 2-0

Series Matchup Sheet

Game 1 – Cincinnati 3 at FORT WAYNE 4 (2 OT)

Game 2 – Cincinnati 1 at FORT WAYNE 3

Game 3 is Thursday at 7:35 p.m. ET at Cincinnati