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Komets stay hot, top Quad CIty

Mike Cazzola and Shawn Szydlowski kept up their frenetic scoring pace and the Komets got another victory Wednesday night, 4-3 at Moline, Illinois, over the Quad City Mallards Cazz ...

December 21, 2016 7:27 pm

Honor for Cazzola

Komets rookie Mike Cazzola was selected an ECHL Player of the Week after he had five goals and nine points in three games. Also, he's been a big part of Shawn Szydlowski's recent r ...

December 20, 2016 4:13 pm

K's finally announce McDougall jersey retirement

As reported by The Journal Gazette Oct. 9, the Komets will retire the No. 19 in honor of Terry McDougall. The ceremony, announced today, will take place Jan. 7 before a game at Memorial Coliseum.

December 20, 2016 3:18 pm

Recapping Komets' 7-1 victory

The first period tonight was a snoozer, but the rest was really impressive by a Komets team that was playing its third game in three nights. Now, Orlando was playing its fourth gam ...

December 18, 2016 6:18 pm

Bartus getting more work

I wouldn't have ever guessed before the season began that if Pat Nagle were injured that Eric Hartzell would not get most of the work. But that's where we're at right now with the ...

December 18, 2016 2:05 pm

Komets wallop Solar Bears 7-1

Playing their third game in as many nights, it took the Komets some times to get their legs under them. After playing an unenthusiastic first period at Memorial Coliseum, they expl ...

December 18, 2016 4:51 pm

Changes for K's tonight

After losing 6-5 at Wheeling, West Virginia, on Friday night, it was safe to expect some changes to the Komets' lineup. They squandered a 4-0 second-period lead in that game. Judg ...

December 17, 2016 2:38 pm

Relief for Komets, praise for Bartus

Not surprisingly, there was a little bit of a feeling of relief in the Komets’ locker room. They knew if they squandered another big lead, they’d never hear the end of ...

December 17, 2016 8:50 pm

Komets hang on for win this time

It seems nothing is easy against the Wheeling Nailers. But the Komets got a 4-3 victory tonight, even after the comeback Nailers fired multiple shots in the final seconds at Memori ...

December 17, 2016 7:17 pm

Fort Wayne native back in ECHL

Fort Wayne-native Ian Harris was signed by the Brampton Beast, with which he was in training camp. Harris, a rookie, had two assists in eight games in the Southern Professional Hoc ...

December 16, 2016 4:14 pm

Komets squander 4-goal lead in loss

Earlier this season, the Komets bounced back from a four-goal deficit to miraculously defeat Missouri. Tonight, the Komets felt the other end of such a game. At WesBanco Aren ...

December 16, 2016 8:04 pm

Brady Vail returns to the Komets

Forward Brady Vail has returned to the Komets after an 18-game stint with Rochester.

December 14, 2016 9:53 am

Komets lose in Kalamazoo

Goaltender Eric Hartzell stopped 30 of 32 shots, but he was foiled by Tanner Sorenson’s power-play goal 6:09 into the third period as the Komets lost 2-1 to the Kalamazoo Win ...

December 10, 2016 7:29 pm

What made the Komets impressive tonight

I certainly wouldn’t say the Komets’ 4-2 victory over the Kalamazoo Wings tonight was exciting or pretty, but I would argue it was impressive considering how many playe ...

December 10, 2016 4:56 pm

Komets continue mastery of Wings

The Komets’ success with the rival Kalamazoo Wings continued tonight with a 4-2 victory at Memorial Coliseum. In the last two seasons, the Komets have defeated the Wings in 1 ...

December 9, 2016 7:58 pm