ECHL Today - January 5

January 5, 2013 - ECHL (ECHL)

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A preview of ECHL games for Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013

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Trenton Titans (14-13-5) at Wheeling Nailers (14-12-6) 7 p.m. ET

- Trenton's Andy Bohmbach is tied for second with three shorthanded goals.

- Luke Pither leads Wheeling against the Titans with four points (1g-3a).

- Titans are 11-2-3 when scoring first.

- Nailers are tied for third with two shorthanded goals against.

South Carolina Stingrays (15-17-4) at Greenville Road Warriors (20-14-3) 7 p.m. ET

- South Carolina's Ryan Zapolski leads the league with a 1.72 goals-against average.

- Andrew Yogan leads Greenville against the Stingrays with three goals.

- Stingrays are league's fourth-least penalized team with 14.47 penalty minutes per game.

- Road Warriors have scored a league-high 50 goals in the third period.

Reading Royals (23-8-2) at Elmira Jackals (16-14-3) 7:05 p.m. ET

- Barry Almeida leads Reading against the Jackals with four goals.

- Elmira's Andrew Rowe is on a six-game point streak since Dec. 22 (3g-6a).

- Royals are 15-0-2 when scoring first.

- Jackals are 13-2-0 when leading after two periods.

Orlando Solar Bears (14-16-4) at Toledo Walleye (19-13-2) 7:05 p.m. ET

- Orlando's Michael Wilson is tied for second among defensemen with 20 assists.

- Toledo's Ben Youds leads defensemen with 27 points (4g-23a).

- Solar Bears are 10-0-1 when leading after two periods.

- Walleye are tied for second with eight shorthanded goals.

Florida Everblades (15-12-6) at Gwinnett Gladiators (23-12-1) 7:05 p.m. ET

- Mathieu Roy leads Florida with 34 points (13g-21a).

- Rylan Galiardi leads Gwinnett against the Everblades with three goals.

- Everblades are third with 3.61 goals per game.

- Gladiators are first on the penalty kill at 86.9 percent (119-for-137).

Evansville IceMen (12-20-3) at Kalamazoo Wings (13-16-3) 7:30 p.m. ET

- Dylan Clarke leads Evansville against the K-Wings with five points (2g-3a).

- Kalamazoo's Sam Ftorek is fourth among defensemen with 23 points (3g-20a).

- IceMen are fifth on the penalty kill on the road at 85.1 percent (63-for-74).

- K-Wings are 8-1-2 when leading after two periods.

Fort Wayne Komets (17-15-2) at Cincinnati Cyclones (20-10-2) 7:35 p.m. ET

- Fort Wayne's Brandon Marino is third with 30 assists.

- David Pacan leads Cincinnati against the Komets with four points (2g-2a).

- Komets are tied for fifth with four shorthanded goals on the road.

- Cyclones are 11-5-1 against North Division opponents.

Alaska Aces (27-8-0) at Ontario Reign (23-8-2) 6 p.m. PT

- Alaska's Gerald Coleman is third with a .921 save percentage.

- Ontario's Colton Yellow Horn leads the league with 23 goals.

- Aces are fourth with 26.51 shots-against per game.

- Reign are first with 4.00 goals per game.

Bakersfield Condors (8-24-3) at Idaho Steelheads (21-7-5) 7:10 p.m. MT

- Peter Boyd leads Bakersfield against the Steelheads with three goals.

- Idaho's Justin Dowling is second with 44 points (12g-32a).

- Condors are 6-0-1 when leading after two periods.

- Steelheads are 17-1-1 when scoring first.

Utah Grizzlies (13-13-5) at Las Vegas Wranglers (14-14-4) 7:05 p.m. PT

- Utah's Mitch Wahl (5g-6a) and Brad Mills (3g-8a) are both on seven-game point streaks.

- Las Vegas' Joe Fallon is fourth with a 2.33 goals-against average.

- Grizzlies are second on the power play on the road at 22.8 percent (18-for-79).

- Wranglers are second with 32.50 shots per game.

Colorado Eagles (17-15-3) at Stockton Thunder (18-11-7) 7:30 p.m. PT

- Colorado's Jason Beatty leads defensemen with two shorthanded goals.

- Yannick Riendeau leads Stockton against the Eagles with three points (0g-3a).

- Eagles are first on the power play at 25.0 percent (42-for-168).

- Thunder are 13-1-4 when scoring first.

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