ECHL Today - March 4
Adirondack Thunder (22-24-13) at Newfoundland Growlers (38-17-1) 7 p.m. NT
- Casey Pierro-Zabotel leads Adirondack against the Growlers with five goals.
- Newfoundland’s Justin Brazeau has seven goals in his last five games.
- Thunder are first on the penalty kill on the road at 88.9 percent (80-for-90).
- Growlers are first on the power play at home at 28.5 percent (35-for-123).
Greenville Swamp Rabbits (27-29-5) at Orlando Solar Bears (26-27-6) 7 p.m. ET
- Greenville’s Liam Pecararo is fourth among rookies with 22 points.
- Chris LeBlanc leads Orlando against the Swamp Rabbits with five points (1g-4a).
- Swamp Rabbits are tied for third with 12 shorthanded goals.
- Solar Bears are seventh with 2.86 goals-against per game.
Jacksonville Icemen (22-28-6) at Florida Everblades (41-13-5) 7:30 p.m. ET
- Mike Hedden leads Jacksonville against the Everblades with three goals.
- Florida’s Michael Huntebrinker leads the league with seven shorthanded points (4g-3a).
- Icemen are 16-0-1 when leading after two periods.
- Everblades are 16-for-16 on the penalty kill over their last three games.
Brampton Beast (30-24-3) at Norfolk Admirals (13-36-7) 7:30 p.m. ET
- Brampton’s David Vallorani leads the league with eight game-winning goals.
- Norfolk’s Alex Rodriguez is third among rookies with 176 shots on goal.
- Beast are tied for the league lead with 70 goals in the first period.
- Admirals are 8-0-2 when leading after two periods.
Kalamazoo Wings (22-26-8) at Cincinnati Cyclones (35-16-8) 7:35 p.m. ET
- Kalamazoo’s Aaron Thow is tied for fifth among rookies with nine power-play assists.
- Ben Johnson leads Cincinnati against the K-Wings with eight goals.
- K-Wings are 11-0-1 when leading after two periods.
- Cyclones have a league-leading 23 wins at home (23-5-3).
Wheeling Nailers (24-26-5) at Fort Wayne Komets (28-22-8) 7:35 p.m. ET
- Cam Brown leads Wheeling against the Komets with four goals and seven points.
- Fort Wayne’s A.J. Jenks is tied for the league lead with nine power-play goals.
- Nailers are league’s least-penalized team with 8.44 penalty minutes per game.
- Komets have outscored their opponents 70-56 in the first period.
South Carolina Stingrays (43-11-4) at Idaho Steelheads (34-17-7) 7:10 p.m. MT
- South Carolina’s Andrew Cherniwchan is tied for second with 28 goals.
- Idaho’s Tomas Sholl is tied for the league lead with 26 wins.
- Stingrays are a league-best 24-2-4 on the road.
- Steelheads have outscored their opponents 21-10 during their six-game winning streak.