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O'Connor receives 2017-18 Ryan Birmingham Memorial Award

The ECHL announced on Thursday that linesman Charlie O’Connor has been named the recipient of the 2017-18 Ryan Birmingham Memorial Award.

May 31, 2018 2:17 pm


Verbatim: Crelin to succeed McKenna as ECHL commissioner

The ECHL issued this news release today:

May 29, 2018 2:43 pm


Baptista to play in Germany next season

Mason Baptista, who had a career-best season with the Komets, has signed to play next season in Germany with EHC Freiburg.

May 29, 2018 10:37 am


Desjardins to play next season in Sweden

Gabriel Desjardins, who was voted MVP by his Komets’ teammates, has signed to play next season in Sweden with Västerviks IK. Desjardins had 33 goals and 67 points in 5 ...

May 27, 2018 4:00 pm


Komets auction nets $24,850

The Komets held their annual end-of-season Party and Charity Jersey Auction on Friday at the Coliseum and a total of 25 game-worn jerseys and the special scrapbook combined for a g ...

May 25, 2018 10:10 pm


Komets' Szydlowski: 'My favorite team'

LOVELAND, Colorado -- Just to give you an idea of just how close this Komets team was, and just how disappointed it is that the season has ended, here are some other quotes from th ...

May 24, 2018 6:30 pm


K's saddened after Game 7 loss

“Sports aren't fair sometimes." – Komets right winger Shawn Szydlowski

May 24, 2018 1:10 am


K's squander lead, lose Game 7

It just goes to show you, never count out a defending champion. The Komets were minutes from making it to the Kelly Cup finals for the first time, a two-goal lead in the hostile t ...

May 24, 2018 12:13 am


VIDEO: Komets' Game 7 loss

LOVELAND, Colorado -- Here are the video highlights produced by the Colorado Eagles of the Komets' 4-3 overtime loss to the Eagles in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals. They ...

May 24, 2018 1:30 am


Final Game 7 thoughts

LOVELAND, Colorado – OK, let me be clear on this. What Dennis Kravchenko did in overtime was absolutely a penalty. And full disclosure, it’s right in front of my vantag ...

May 24, 2018 1:20 am


Analyzing Komets' Game 6 victory

LOVELAND, Colorado – I came into this series having picked the Komets to win in seven games, so I shouldn't be surprised that we're headed to a Game 7. But I was not wild at ...

May 23, 2018 12:50 am


Resilient as ever, K's force Game 7

LOVELAND, Colorado – The Komets have been a resilient team all season. So maybe there never was a doubt they'd make this happen and force a Game 7. “Sometimes it's jus ...

May 23, 2018 12:40 am


News on Komets front

LOVELAND, Colorado – It sounds as if Kevin McKernan will be in the Komets’ lineup for Ryan Culkin, who looked pretty beat up after the 3-2 Game 6 victory. Not su ...

May 23, 2018 6:30 pm


K's remain up 2-1

LOVELAND, Colorado – It was an uneventful second period, meaning the Komets remain up 2-1 on the Colorado Eagles. The two biggest plays of the second were a Cody Sol s ...

May 23, 2018 10:40 pm


Captain's big goal gives K's lead

LOVELAND, Colorado – Colorado Eagles goaltender Joe Cannata had just stopped breakaways by Garrett Thompson and Trevor Cheek, but he wasn't able to stop Komets captain J ...

May 23, 2018 9:50 pm