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He had millions of miles with Komets

Jack Loser, who drove the Komets' bus for almost 40 years, died Monday at 82. He was an important figure to the team behind the scenes. The following is a story our Greg Jones did ...

January 31, 2017 9:10 pm

K's notes: Keep an eye on Avs' net

Fans of the Komets may want to keep a close watch on the Colorado Avalanche the rest of the season -- I mean, if you can stomach watching a team that's an NHL-worst 13-31-2 -- beca ...

January 30, 2017 9:14 pm

Baptista's goal streak to 6 games in K's loss

Mason Baptista scored in a sixth straight game – tied for the longest such streak in the ECHL this season – but it was the lone bright spot for the Komets in a 6-1 loss ...

January 28, 2017 7:17 pm

Sol to return to Komets' lineup

Defenseman Cody Sol, who missed the last 15 games with a knee injury, will be back in the Komets' lineup tonight at Elmira, New York.

January 27, 2017 10:37 am

Another winning goal for Komets' Baptista

Mason Baptista did it again. His third-period goal in Elmira, New York, was the difference in the Komets’ 3-2 victory over the Elmira Jackals. In front of 2,426 fans at Fir ...

January 27, 2017 6:58 pm

Chaulk, Sims ceremonies finalized by Komets

The Komets have finalized their plans to retire jersey numbers in honor of former captain Colin Chaulk and championship coach Al Sims, who also played for Fort Wayne. Chaulk’ ...

January 26, 2017 12:28 pm

Baptista, Bartus spark K's to victory

Mason Baptista kept up his torrid scoring pace, netting a goal in a fourth straight game, and goaltender Garrett Bartus got his second shutout of the season, as the Komets defeated ...

January 25, 2017 6:56 pm

Penalties foil Komets again

Another day, another ill-timed penalty for the Komets in a 4-3 loss. After clawing their way back twice at Brampton, Ontario, a boarding penalty on Brett Perlini with 2:09 remaini ...

January 22, 2017 3:11 pm

Poor 3rd period costs Komets

All three goals of the third period were scored by the Kalamazoo Wings in a 6-3 victory Saturday night over the Komets in front of 3,804 fans at Wings Event Center. Six different ...

January 21, 2017 7:19 pm

Readying for K's vs. Cyclones

The Komets are 21-11-4 heading into today's 8 p.m. game at Memorial Coliseum against the Cincinnati Cyclones, who are 17-15-4. While the Komets have been strong at home with a 14-5 ...

January 20, 2017 2:28 pm

Different offense results in K's victory

Three of the Komets’ four goals tonight came off redirections, and they defeated the Cincinnati Cyclones 4-2 at Memorial Coliseum. While it’s unreasonable to expect so ...

January 20, 2017 8:59 pm

Baptista scores twice, K's win

With the Komets missing so many of their top scorers, including all-star team captain Shawn Szydlowski, they need other players to step up offensively. Mason Baptista did that ton ...

January 20, 2017 7:44 pm

Bartus back to K's

After serving as the backup goalie in one game for the American Hockey League’s Manitoba Moose, Garrett Bartus has been released and will rejoin the Komets in time for their ...

January 19, 2017 2:48 pm

ECHL All-Star Game headed to Indianapolis

They haven't played this year's All-Star Game yet -- it's tonight in Glens Falls, New York -- but we now know where the 2018 game will be held: Indianapolis "Indianapolis is a ter ...

January 18, 2017 3:28 pm

Szydlowski's goal the difference at All-Star Game

Shawn Szydlowski, who captained the ECHL All-Stars, netted a breakaway goal by lifting a backhand shot into the top of the net and it was the difference in an 8-7 victory over the ...

January 18, 2017 7:57 pm