The Komets defeated the Rapid City Rush 5-3 Thursday night to take a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven Turner Conference semifinals, which continue Sunday at Memorial Coliseum.
April 5, 2012 in Ice Chips 1 comment
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The Komets got a 3-1 victory Tuesday at Memorial Coliseum over the Rapid City Rush to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven Turner Conference semifinals.
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Komets defenseman Brent Henley has been suspended three games – including the one game he’s already served – for his actions in Saturday’s game at Dayton.
March 26, 2012 in Ice Chips 13 comments
Paced by a goal and four assists from Colin Chaulk, the Komets defeated the Dayton Gems 6-2 and clinched the Turner Conference's regular-season title.
TROTWOOD, Ohio – The Dayton Gems gave the Komets about all they could handle – brutally hard hits, fights, terrific goaltending – but Fort Wayne still got out with the victory they desperately needed Saturday in their chase for the Turner Conference title.
Riley Weselowski of Rapid City has been named the Central Hockey League's most outstanding defenseman, the league announced today.
The Komets gave up four unanswered goals and lost 5-2 to the Quad City Mallards on Wednesday night at Memorial Coliseum. All of the goals the Komets gave up were on turnovers against a team fighting just to stay in the playoffs.
Rapid City's Riley Weselowski was selected as the CHL's Man of the Year.
March 20, 2012 in Ice Chips 2 comments
Komets defenseman Frankie DeAngelis earned a spot on the All-CHL team.
March 19, 2012 in Ice Chips 1 comment
The Central Hockey League announced today its All-Rookie Team for the 2011-12 season, selected through balloting of CHL head coaches.
March 19, 2012 in Ice Chips 9 comments
Komets items and memorabilia are included in a March 22 fundraiser for Whitney Young Early Childhood Center.
March 19, 2012 in Ice Chips
Led by two goals from Lincoln Kaleigh Schrock, the Komets defeated the Laredo Bucks 5-2 on Saturday night and clinched a playoff berth for the 10th straight season.
The Komets squandered their chance to clinch a playoff spot, giving up a two-goal lead and losing 4-3 to the Laredo Bucks on Adam Rivet’s power-play goal in overtime at Memorial Coliseum on Friday night.
The Central Hockey League issued this news release today:
Al Genovy, the first-ever player and captain in Kalamazoo Wings history, died Saturday, the K-Wings have announced.
The Komet legends are playing the Detroit Red Wings alumni team at 5 p.m. Saturday, before the Komets-Evansville game at 7:30.
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I am still awaiting a finalized roster for the Detroit Red Wings alumni game against the Komets Legends at Memorial Coliseum, which will be Saturday at 5 pm.
March 8, 2012 in Ice Chips 14 comments