Today In The ECHL – November 19

Las Vegas Wranglers (9-3-3) at Roanoke Express (8-5-0) 7:00 ET

* First-ever meeting between Las Vegas and Roanoke.
* Roanoke’s Rick Kowalsky has five goals and five assists in his last five games.
* Wranglers’ Marc Magliarditi leads the ECHL with nine wins, 790 minutes and 396 saves.
* Express’ Tim O’Connell is tied for the ECHL lead among defensemen with five goals.

Gwinnett Gladiators (10-2-1) at Charlotte Checkers (3-5-3) 7:00 ET

* Charlotte is 1-1-0 against Gwinnett after a 4-3 shootout win on October 25.
* Gwinnett’s Michael Garnett is 5-1-0 with a 1.95 goals against average in his last six games.
* Checkers’ Blaz Emersic has three points (2g-1a), including a shorthand goal, in two games against Gwinnett.
* Gladiators’ Mike Vigilante has a nine-game point streak (3g-8a) dating back to October 29.

Dayton Bombers (3-6-0) at Cincinnati Cyclones (6-7-0) 7:30 ET

* Cincinnati is 2-1-0 against Dayton in 2003-04 and 18-6-2 in the regular season since 2001-02.
* Bombers’ Jason Deskins is tied for the ECHL lead with two shorthand goals.
* Ryan Brindley leads the Cyclones in scoring with 11 points (4g-7a).
* Dayton ranks 30th in the ECHL in goals allowed with 3.89 goals per game.

Long Beach Ice Dogs (8-3-0) at Bakersfield Condors (5-7-1) 7:00 PT

* Long Beach is 1-0-0 against Bakersfield in 2003-04 after a 3-0 win on November 1.
* Condors’ Kevin Riehl leads the team in scoring with 11 points (3g-8a).
* Ice Dogs penalty kill ranks third in the ECHL with 90.5 percent (57-for-63).
* Bakersfield ranks second in the ECHL in fewest shots allowed with 25.38 shots per game.

Fresno Falcons (6-5-1) at San Diego Gulls (4-4-2) 7:05 PT

* San Diego was 6-8-0 against Fresno in 2002-03 and 63-26-6 all-time in the regular season.
* Falcons’ Greg Bullock (6g-12a) has a point in each of the Falcons first 12 games.
* Gulls are tied for second in the ECHL with three shorthand goals.
* Fresno’s Terry Friesen is 3-1-1 with a 4.04 goals against average in his last five games.

Idaho Steelheads (8-6-0) at Alaska Aces (8-5-0) 7:00 AT

* Idaho is 1-1-0 against Alaska in 2003-04 and 49-21-3 all-time in the regular season.
* Aces’ Charles Linglet leads ECHL rookies with 17 points (6g-11a).
* Steelheads’ Blair Allison is 5-1-0 and ranks third in the ECHL with a 1.17 goals against average.
* Alaska is tied for fourth in the ECHL in scoring with 3.62 goals per game.