Games Going Past Regulation

Fourteen of the 28 games played in the ECHL last week went past regulation with 11 decided in a shootout and three determined in overtime. Of the 57 games played there have been five games decided in overtime (nine percent) and 13 games determined in a shootout (23 percent). In 1,116 games in 2003-04, there were 75 games that were won in overtime (seven percent) and 143 that went to a shootout (13 percent).

Gwinnett lost three of its four games in a shootout last week and the Gladiators have been involved in a league-high four shootouts (1-3). Dayton, Mississippi and Wheeling are all undefeated and lead the league with two shootout wins each. Charlotte is undefeated in overtime and leads the league with two overtime wins while Columbia has not won in overtime and has a league-leading two overtime losses.