A few odds and ends, and then hockey
Center Brett Smith has been named to the CHL's league all-star team, the Komets announced today.
We have a story today on goalie Nick Boucher, and how the Komets have performed so well without Jean-Michel Rizk and Chris Auger. And it has video.
Komets goalie Nick Boucher has been named to start for the league team at its All-Star Game in Prescott Valley, Ariz., next month, the Central Hockey League announced today.
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In Evansville, they are building up this idea of an IceMen vs. Fort Wayne rivalry. Do you think it is?
The Komets are 13-7-0 and one point out of first place in the Turner Conference. Through 20 games last season, they were 5-14-1.
We have some great photos, courtesy of Cathie Rowand, from the Komets' 4-2 victory over Dayton on Sunday at Memorial Coliseum.
Two players refused to get on the bus in Bloomington?
The New York Times has some very interesting stuff on fighting in hockey.
Nick Boucher made 30 saves, leading the Komets to a 3-1 victory at Rapid City on Saturday.
Colin Chaulk had one goal and two assists and the Komets stayed hot with a 3-2 victory Friday at Rapid City.
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Komets forward Brett Smith has been selected as the CHL's Player of the Month. He had seven goals and 20 points in November, tallying a point in every game, as the Komets went 8-4-0.
ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Anaheim Ducks have fired coach Randy Carlyle and hired former Washington coach Bruce Boudreau, who was dismissed by the Capitals just two days earlier.Boudreau is a fomer Komets player and coach.