North Division capsules


Location: Cincinnati, Ohio

Arena (Capacity): U.S. Bank Arena (6,955)

Division: North

Coach: Jarrod Skalde, Third Season (68-57-19)

2012 Kelly Cup Playoffs: Did Not Qualify

NHL Affiliates: Florida Panthers and Nashville Predators

AHL Affiliates: San Antonio Rampage and Milwaukee Admirals

2011-12 in review

Record: 35-28-9, 79 points

North Division Finish: 3rd

Overall ECHL Finish: 14th

Goals Per Game (Rank): 3.17 (T8th)

Goals-Against Average (Rank): 3.15 (12th)

Power Play (Rank): 16.4% (T17th)

Penalty Killing (Rank): 84.0% (6th)

Location: Evansville, Indiana

Arena (Capacity): Ford Center (9,100)

Division: North

Coach: Rich Kromm, Third Season with Evansville; First Season in ECHL

NHL Affiliates: Columbus Blue Jackets and St. Louis Blues

AHL Affiliates: Springfield Falcons and Peoria Rivermen

Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

Arena (Capacity): Memorial Coliseum (10,500)

Division: North

Coach: Al Sims, Tenth Season with Fort Wayne; Second Season in ECHL (27-36-9)

NHL Affiliate: Anaheim Ducks

AHL Affiliate: Norfolk Admirals

Location: Kalamazoo, Michigan

Arena (Capacity): Wings Stadium (5,113)

Division: North

Coach: Nick Bootland, Fifth Season with Kalamazoo; Fourth Season in ECHL (120-70-26)

2012 Kelly Cup Playoffs: Lost Eastern Conference Finals to Florida (4 games to 1)

NHL Affiliate: Vancouver Canucks

AHL Affiliate: Chicago Wolves

2011-12 in review

Record: 38-26-8, 84 points

North Division Finish: 1st

Overall ECHL Finish: 5th

Goals Per Game (Rank): 3.67 (1st)

Goals-Against Average (Rank): 3.29 (16th)

Power Play (Rank): 22.7% (T2nd)

Penalty Killing (Rank): 77.0% (20th)

Location: Toledo, Ohio

Arena (Capacity): Huntington Center (7,431)

Division: North

Coach: Nick Vitucci, Eighth Season (236-205-40)

2012 Kelly Cup Playoffs: Did Not Qualify

NHL Affiliates: Chicago Blackhawks and Detroit Red Wings

AHL Affiliates: Rockford IceHogs and Grand Rapids Griffins

2011-12 in review

Record: 28-36-6, 62 points

North Division Finish: 4th

Overall ECHL Finish: 18th

Goals Per Game (Rank): 2.63 (19th)

Goals-Against Average (Rank): 3.58 (19th)

Power Play (Rank): 14.9% (19th)

Penalty Killing (Rank): 80.8% (T14th)