The Atlanta Gladiators of the ECHL will have Marvel Super Hero Night on March 23 at the Infinite Energy Arena when they host the Kansas City Mavericks. Fans will have the opportunity to meet Thor and Captain America, and bid on Groot-themed game-worn jerseys. There will also be many super-hero themed activities throughout the evening and fans will be able to purchase some great Gladiators items for only $5!
The Gladiators are currently in a tight playoff race in the ECHL South Division with the South Carolina Stingrays and the Norfolk Admirals. With a record of 24 wins, 23 regulation losses, seven overtime losses and one shootout loss for 56 points, Atlanta is in fifth place in the division with the top four teams making the playoffs. They are one point back of the South Carolina Stingrays and three points up on the Norfolk Admirals. However, it should be noted that Atlanta has played three fewer games than South Carolina and Norfolk.
The Gladiators current leading scorer is Derek Nesbitt, who has 15 goals and 25 assists for 40 points. Kansas City's leading scorer is Rocco Carzo, who has 14 goals and 32 assists for 46 points. The Mavericks are currently in a playoff spot in the Mountain Division as they are in fourth place with a record of 29 wins, 22 regulation losses, three overtime losses and one shootout loss for 62 points.
The Gladiators' last win was a 3-2 victory over the Greenville Swamp Rabbits on March 1. The Gladiators goal scorers were Nesbitt, Avery Peterson and Matt Lane.
Get your tickets to see the Atlanta Gladiators and the Kansas City Mavericks on March 23 at the Infinite Energy Arena today!