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K's needed to beat Brampton

I have a feeling the Brampton Beast is going to go pretty far in the playoffs. In that respect, it was pretty important that the Komets prove they could beat the Beast. They did so ...

February 18, 2017 8:40 pm

Perlini cements Komets OT victory

The Komets got a 4-3 overtime victory over the Brampton Beast, but tonight didn’t go off without a hitch. Not only did Colin Chaulk’s jersey retirement ceremony draw g ...

February 18, 2017 8:10 pm

Nagle gets 21 saves in 1-0 K's victory

Mike Embach had a wild first period, in which he missed an open net, got a controversial penalty and then used great hand-eye coordination to score. Goaltender Pat Nagle did the re ...

February 17, 2017 7:50 pm

Embach's goal for K's not just lucky

The only goal of the Komets' 1-0 victory tonight over the Kalamazoo Wings saw Mike Embach, camped out in front of the net, redirect a Cody Sol shot so that it went between the legs ...

February 17, 2017 9:01 pm

Fine for Komets' Baptista

Mason Baptista was fined an undisclosed amount by the ECHL for a kicking incident in Tuesday's 3-1 loss in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He got a match penalty for kicking the glove of the ...

February 17, 2017 4:39 pm

Video: Komets' loss on pink ice

Check out the video highlights from the Komets' 3-1 loss today at Kalamazoo, Michigan. Jason Binkley was the only player to score for the Komets, who play the Kalamazoo Wings for a ...

February 14, 2017 8:06 pm

Thomas called up to Cleveland

Kyle Thomas, who has 13 points in the last five games, has been called up from the Komets to Cleveland of the American Hockey League.

February 14, 2017 8:45 am

K's again struggle with Wings' goalie in loss

Jason Binkley kept up his scoring prowess – the defenseman scored for the seventh time this season and the third time in the last four games – but he was the only Komet ...

February 14, 2017 8:30 pm

Thomas is on a roll for K's

Kyle Thomas, who is coming off a hat trick with an assist and a fight in Sunday's 5-3 victory at Kalamazoo, Michigan, sure is on a roll. He has tallied a point in five straight gam ...

February 13, 2017 6:15 pm

Big day for Thomas in Komets' win

Kyle Thomas had his first hat trick of the season – the Komets’ fourth – including the game-winner and an empty-netter Sunday to cement a 5-3 victory ov ...

February 12, 2017 3:14 pm

Video: Komets' victory at Kalamazoo

Here are the video highlights from the Komets' 5-3 victory today at Kalamazoo, Michigan, during which Kyle Thomas had three goals, an assist and a fight. The teams meet again Tuesd ...

February 12, 2017 6:22 pm

With coach ejected, K's lose in overtime

The Komets have won only 2 of 7 games this season that have made it to overtime. But with coach Gary Graham having been ejected in the second period, and the Cincinnati Cyclones pl ...

February 11, 2017 8:10 pm

City native, son of ex-Komet up for award

Fort Wayne-native Jackson Leef, the son of former Komets player Ron Leef, is among 26 players that have been nominated for the 16th Joe Concannon Award that recognizes the top Amer ...

February 11, 2017 5:30 pm

What K's coach was mad about

Here is video of the play that preceded Komets coach Gary Graham getting ejected in the second period of tonight's 5-4 overtime loss to Cincinnati. Christaan Minella checks Will We ...

February 11, 2017 8:40 pm

Ewanyk on the ice

Yes, Travis Ewanyk is in the lineup. I'm not sure where it came from, but I know there was some talk that maybe he hadn't reported. But he's on the ice for warmups in advance of th ...

February 10, 2017 5:11 pm