ECHL Today - February 17
February 17, 2016 - ECHL (ECHL) News Release
A preview of ECHL games for Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016
Indy Fuel (24-25-2) at Orlando Solar Bears (22-19-6) 7 p.m. ET
- Indy's Peter Schneider is tied for first among rookies with five game-winning goals.
- Orlando's Eric Baier is tied for fifth among defensemen with 30 points (8g-22a).
- Fuel are league's least-penalized team with 10.10 penalty minutes per game.
- Solar Bears are second with 58 goals in the third period.
Manchester Monarchs (30-14-5) at Reading Royals (24-19-7) 7 p.m. ET
- Manchester's Maxim Kitsyn is on a four-game goal streak since Feb. 3 (5g).
- Mike Pereira leads Reading against the Monarchs with four goals.
- Monarchs are tied for fourth with 3.14 goals per game.
- Royals are third on the power play at home at 21.2 percent (21-for-99).
Wheeling Nailers (22-21-5) at Elmira Jackals (25-22-3) 7:05 p.m. ET
- Wheeling's Mathew Maione is tied for second among defensemen with 15 power-play points (1g-14a).
- Tyler Currier leads Elmira against the Nailers with three goals.
- Nailers are 16-0-0 when leading after two periods.
- Jackals are 15-3-3 in one-goal games.
Florida Everblades (33-14-1) at Norfolk Admirals (20-27-3) 7:15 p.m. ET
- Florida's Mark Nemec is tied for second among defensemen in plus-minus at +23.
- Norfolk's Alexis Loiseau is tied for second among rookies with eight power-play assists.
- Everblades are second with 2.21 goals-against per game.
- Admirals are 6-0-3 in games decided in overtime or a shootout.
Colorado Eagles (25-20-2) at Toledo Walleye (29-13-5) 7:15 p.m. ET
- Colorado's Trent Daavettila is second with 52 points (16g-36a).
- Toledo's A.J. Jenks is second with 165 shots on goal.
- Eagles are only team in the league to have not played a shootout this season.
- Walleye are third on the power play at 19.8 percent (32-for-162).
Atlanta Gladiators (26-18-5) at Utah Grizzlies (28-19-3) 7:05 p.m. MT
- Atlanta's Derek Nesbitt is tied for the league lead with 23 goals.
- Utah's Charles Sarault is tied for third with 18 power-play points (0g-18a).
- Gladiators are 22-5-4 when scoring first.
- Grizzlies have scored seven of their 10 shorthanded goals at home.
Rapid City Rush (18-26-4) at Idaho Steelheads (27-19-5) 7:10 p.m. MT
- Rapid City's Danny Battochio is sixth with 846 saves.
- Carson McMillan leads Idaho against the Rush with five goals and seven points.
- Rush are fourth on the penalty kill at 86.5 percent (135-for-156).
- Steelheads are 20-5-1 in their last 26 games.
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ECHL Stories from February 17, 2016
- Norfolk Takes Bite out of Conference Leader in 4-2 Win at Home - Norfolk Admirals
- Fuel Tame Solar Bears 5-3 - Indy Fuel
- Eagles Score Three Power-Play Goals in 4-3 Loss at Toledo - Colorado Eagles
- Comeback Attempt Comes up Short as Solar Bears Fall to Fuel, 5-3 - Orlando Solar Bears
- Walleye Bull Past Colorado 4-3 for Seventh Home Win - Toledo Walleye
- Monarchs Dethrone Royals, 4-3, in Overtime Thriller - Manchester Monarchs
- Elmira Falls to Wheeling in Overtime, 3-2 - Elmira Jackals
- Everblades Open Road Trip with 4-2 Loss to Admirals - Florida Everblades
- Nailers Bat Away Jackals, 3-2 in Overtime - Wheeling Nailers
- Aces Trade Goaltender Steven Summerhays to Missouri - Alaska Aces
- ECHL Transactions - February 17 - ECHL
- Bootland Brothers Clash, Familiar Faces Return this Weekend at Wings Event Center - Kalamazoo Wings
- Knight Assigned to Mallards - Quad City Mallards
- Stingrays Sign Forward Kelly Zajac - South Carolina Stingrays
- Mallards Kick off Homestand this Weekend - Quad City Mallards
- Nailers at Jackals Game Day Snap Shot - Wheeling Nailers
- 2016/17 Season Tickets on Sale Now at 20% Off - Alaska Aces
- Josh Robinson Called-Up to American Hockey League - Kansas City Mavericks
- Jackals Return Home to Host Wheeling - Elmira Jackals
- Everblades Announce Several Roster Moves - Florida Everblades
- INTRUST Bank Arena Implements Security Enhancements - Wichita Thunder
- Monarchs Game Day Capsule - Manchester Monarchs
- ECHL Today - February 17 - ECHL
- Mavericks Shutout Tulsa 3-0 - Kansas City Mavericks
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