ECHL Today - Jan. 11

Adirondack Thunder (20-10-5) at Newfoundland Growlers (23-11-1)    7 p.m. NT

  • Shane Conacher leads Adirondack against the Growlers with four goals.
  • Newfoundland’s Marcus Power has at least one point in five of his last six games (5g-6a).
  • Thunder lead the league with one shorthanded goal against.
  • Growlers are tied for second with 3.77 goals per game.


Reading Royals (17-9-8) at Manchester Monarchs (17-16-2)                       7 p.m. ET

  • Chris McCarthy leads Reading against the Monarchs with seven points (1g-6a).
  • Manchester’s Nic Pierog is second among rookies with 16 goals.
  • Royals are 10-2-2 in their last 14 games.
  • Monarchs are second with 35.63 shots per game.


Orlando Solar Bears (17-15-3) at Norfolk Admirals (15-18-4)                     7 p.m. ET

  • Orlando’s Mitch Hults has four points (1g-3a) in his last two games.
  • Ben Duffy leads Norfolk against the Solar Bears with four goals and seven points.
  • Solar Bears are 11-2-1 when scoring first.
  • Admirals are 10-0-0 when leading after two periods.


Atlanta Gladiators (8-19-6) at South Carolina Stingrays (20-14-1)             7:05 p.m. ET

  • Atlanta’s Alex Overhardt is tied for second among rookies with five power-play goals.
  • Tad Kozun leads South Carolina against the Gladiators with four goals.
  • Gladiators have scored 42 of their 84 goals in the second period.
  • Stingrays are first on the power play at home at 24.2 percent (15-for-62).


Utah Grizzlies (21-8-4) at Wheeling Nailers (17-15-2)                                    7:05 p.m. ET

  • Utah’s Ryan Walters is on a three-game point streak (1g-5a).
  • Wheeling’s Zac Lynch is fourth with 12 power-play assists.
  • Grizzlies have outscored their opponents 40-25 in the first period.
  • Nailers are fifth with 3.62 goals per game.


Greenville Swamp Rabbits (14-20-5) at Florida Everblades (24-7-5)         7:30 p.m. ET

  • Austen Brassard leads Greenville against the Everblades with three goals.
  • Florida’s Justin Auger is on an eight-game point streak (5g-4a).
  • Swamp Rabbits are 7-0-2 when leading after two periods.
  • Everblades are 15-1-4 when scoring first.


Brampton Beast (15-17-3) at Kalamazoo Wings (15-18-1)                   7:30 p.m. ET

  • Brandon Marino leads Brampton against the K-Wings with six points (2g-4a).
  • Kalamazoo’s Chris Collins is on a four-game goal streak (4g).
  • Beast are fifth with 33.46 shots per game.
  • K-Wings lead the league with 11 shorthanded goals.


Fort Wayne Komets (19-14-1) at Indy Fuel (19-16-0)                             7:35 p.m. ET

  • Justin Hodgman leads Fort Wayne against the Fuel with seven points (3g-4a).
  • Indy’s Matt Tomkins leads the league with 15 wins.
  • Komets are second on the penalty kill on the road at 90.1 percent (64-for-71).
  • Fuel are tied for third with six shorthanded goals at home/


Wichita Thunder (15-14-8) at Allen Americans (9-27-2)                                7:05 p.m. CT

  • Wichita’s Ralph Cuddemi is tied for the league lead with 11 power-play goals.
  • Braylon Shmyr leads Allen against the Thunder with four goals.
  • Thunder are second on the power play on the road at 26.5 percent (18-for-68).
  • Americans are tied for second with two shorthanded goals against.


Cincinnati Cyclones (23-7-5) at Kansas City Mavericks (18-14-2)              7:05 p.m. CT

  • Cincinnati’s Eric Knodel is tied for fifth among defensemen with 24 points (7g-17a).
  • Mark Cooper leads Kansas City with 34 points (12g-22a).
  • Cyclones lead the league with 2.43 goals-against per game.
  • Mavericks are 13-2-0 at home, having outscored their opponents 66-37.


Tulsa Oilers (19-12-6) at Rapid City Rush (15-18-5)                              7:05 p.m. MT

  • Tulsa’s Adam Pleskach leads the league with 158 shots on goal.
  • Shaquille Merasty leads Rapid City against the Oilers with three goals.
  • Oilers are 9-1-4 when leading after one period.
  • Rush are tied for the league lead with four wins when trailing after two periods.


Toledo Walleye (23-9-3) at Idaho Steelheads (21-11-3)                       7:10 p.m. MT

  • Toledo’s Matt Register leads defensemen with 30 points (6g-24a).
  • Steven McParland leads Idaho against the Walleye with three goals and four points.
  • Walleye are 13-1-3 in one-goal games.
  • Steelheads are 16-4-0 in their last 20 games.