Las Vegas’ Miller named Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week

PRINCETON, N.J. – Adam Miller of the Las Vegas Wranglers is the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for March 26-31. It is the third time in his career that Miller has won the weekly honor.


The 27-year-old left wing scored three goals and added four assists for seven points last week as the Wranglers went 2-0-1 in the final week of the season.


Miller opened the week with three points (1g-2a) in a 4-2 win against Alaska on Tuesday and followed that up with a power-play goal in a 6-4 win against Colorado on Friday. He ended the week with another three-point effort (1g-2a) in a 4-3 shootout loss against the Eagles on Saturday.


A native of Livonia, Mich., Miller led the Wranglers, and finished second in the ECHL, with 84 points (32g-52a). Miller, who was named to the All-ECHL Second Team for the second time in his career, was fourth in the league with 32 goals.


Miller has 222 points (81g-141a) in 206 career regular-season games with Las Vegas and has added 32 points (9g-23a) in 43 career Kelly Cup Playoff games. He has also appeared in 10 career games with Milwaukee of the American Hockey League, tallying one goal.


On behalf of Adam Miller, a case of pucks will be donated to a Las Vegas youth hockey organization by Sher-Wood Hockey, the exclusive puck supplier of the ECHL. Since beginning its sponsorship of the award in 2000-01, Sher-Wood Hockey has donated more than 25,000 pucks to youth hockey organizations in ECHL cities.


Runner Up: Darren Archibald, Kalamazoo (3 gp, 3g, 2a, 5 pts.).        


Also Nominated: Artem Demkov (Elmira), Joey Haddad (Gwinnett), Matt Case (Idaho) and Maxime Lacroix (South Carolina).




Oct. 14-16
Evan BarlowElmira Jackals
Oct. 17-23Justin ShuggFlorida Everblades
Oct. 24-30Eric LampeLas Vegas Wranglers
Oct. 31-Nov. 6Brandon SvendsenKalamazoo Wings
Nov. 7-13Olivier LabelleReading Royals
Nov. 14-20Chris BartonWheeling Nailers
Nov. 21-27Chad KlassenIdaho Steelheads
Nov. 28-Dec. 4Mitch FaddenUtah Grizzlies
Dec. 5-11Chad CostelloColorado Eagles
Dec. 12-18Riley NelsonColorado Eagles
Dec. 19-25Michael ForneyColorado Eagles
Dec. 26-Jan. 1Tyler HelfrichBakersfield Condors
Jan. 2-8Dustin GazleyElmira Jackals
Jan. 9-15Joey MartinToledo Walleye
Jan. 16-22Jordan PietrusElmira Jackals
Jan. 23-29Justin BowersGreenville Road Warriors
Jan. 30-Feb. 5Chris Doyle
Stockton Thunder
Feb. 6-12Evan TruppBakersfield Condors
Feb. 13-19Andy BohmbachTrenton Titans
Feb. 20-26Kevin UlanskiColorado Eagles
Feb. 27-March 4Rylan GaliardiFlorida Everblades
March 5-11Paul McIlveenUtah Grizzlies
March 12-18Peter BoydBakersfield Condors
March 19-25Yannick Riendeau Reading Royals