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Cheek is Player of the Week

Forward Trevor Cheek was selected the ECHL’s Player of the Week, after he totaled seven goals, including a hat trick, and nine points in four games, as the Komets went 3-0-1. ...

February 28, 2017 5:14 pm

Cheek stays hot, so do Komets

Komets forward Trevor Cheek had been in the ear of coach Gary Graham, telling him he’d be more productive as a center than a wing. Graham made the change going into the week ...

February 26, 2017 5:33 pm

Nagle in net for K's

With Garrett Bartus coming off a shutout and having stopped 55 of 56 shots this weekend, you might have wondered if he would get the nod in net again today from Komets coach Gary G ...

February 26, 2017 2:05 pm

Komets continue dominance of Fuel

Despite a late press by the Indy Fuel, the Komets got a 5-1 victory Friday night and improved to 6-0-0 in the season series between the teams. Gabriel Desjardins had a goal and tw ...

February 24, 2017 7:43 pm

Cazzola called up; Aces go dormant

Mike Cazzola, who has 20 goals and 57 points in 50 games for the Komets, has been called up to Binghamton of the American Hockey League. Cazzola is second in ECHL rookie scoring be ...

February 23, 2017 3:21 pm

Former K-Wings owner dies

Martha Parfet, the former owner of the Komets’ longtime rivals, the Kalamazoo Wings, died at 91. Martha and Ted Parfet owned the Wings from 1974 to 2000 and 2002 to 2006, bui ...

February 22, 2017 5:39 pm

Readying for K's vs. ducks

The Komets are set to take on the Quad City Mallards at 7:30 p.m. at Memorial Coliseum and, so, far the series has firmly been in favor of Fort Wayne. The Komets have won six of t ...

February 22, 2017 4:07 pm

Missed opportunities add up for K's

Oh, but if only the Komets could play the full 60 minutes, eh? Once again, they had a great comeback. Once again, it was only for a point in the standings. With the Komets clingin ...

February 22, 2017 8:26 pm

Another shootout, another loss for K's

The Komets continue to need a deficit on the scoreboard to bring out their best. They rallied from a two-goal deficit to salvage a point in the standings, losing 3-2 to the Quad Ci ...

February 22, 2017 7:33 pm

Komets to Pink the Rink

The Komets will wear special jerseys for their games Saturday and Sunday, against Wichita and Wheeling, for the sixth annual "Pink the Rink" nights to raise awareness and money for ...

February 21, 2017 3:31 pm

Szydlowski returns to the Komets

Shawn Szydlowski, who has 21 goals and 39 points in 41 games with the Komets, is back from Cleveland of the American Hockey League.

February 21, 2017 11:29 am

K's rally from 4 down, lose in shootout

The comeback Komets rallied yet again, surging back from a four-goal deficit to salvage a point in the standings Sunday with a 5-4 loss to the Cincinnati Cyclones in an overtime sh ...

February 19, 2017 3:56 pm

The predictable reaction to jersey error

While it may be true the Komets' relationship with Colin Chaulk has been a bit strained since he retirement – it's well known that he wanted to coach here after his play ...

February 19, 2017 2:13 pm

Just when you thought you'd seen it all

In 20 years of covering minor-league hockey, I thought I'd seen it all. But, no. The No. 91 of Komets legend Colin Chaulk was upside down at his jersey retirement ceremony tonight. ...

February 18, 2017 5:46 pm

Komets' penalties must decrease

I know we’re beating a dead horse here, but the Komets simply have to stop taking penalties – especially those in the last half of the third period. Friday night, in a ...

February 18, 2017 4:21 pm