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The Komets' failed attempt to clear the puck down the middle of the ice in overtime gave Luke Pither an open shot and a goal in the Wheeling Nailers' 3-2 victory at WesBanco Arena on Saturday night.
Don't look now, but the Komets (12-9-1) now have the sixth-best winning percentage in the ECHL's Eastern Conference.
Komets coach Al Sims and Josh Brittain meet with reporters after Wednesday's 7-3 win against Kalamazoo.
Luca Caputi scored two goals as the Komets defeated Kalamazoo 7-3 Wednesday at Memorial Coliseum.
Luca Caputi scored twice for Fort Wayne and the Komets lead Kalamazoo 3-1 after the first period Wednesday at Memorial Coliseum.
The Komets are probably in no rush to come home from Orlando, Fla., and not just because the weather is better.Led by two goals from Luca Caputi and 35 saves by Charlie Effinger, they defeated the Solar Bears 3-0 at the Amway Center on Saturday night.
Thomas Beauregard made the Komets’ return to Orlando a happy one.Beauregard had two goals and also scored the only goal in the shootout to help the Komets to a 5-4 victory against Orlando on Friday at Amway Center.
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The lockout has had a profound effect on the ECHL this season. With the help of the league, I discovered some astounding numbers about the number of NHL veterans who have played in the ECHL this season.
In the ECHL rule book, there are segments intended to protect the officials, even if those officials are attempting to break up a fight.
The Anaheim Ducks have reassigned forward Ryan Lasch to the Fort Wayne Komets from the Norfolk Admirals, and the Admirals have loaned the Komets forwards Luca Caputi and Garrett Klotz, the Admirals said today.
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Despite getting two goals from Matt Firman, the Komets lost again -- 4-2 to the Toledo Walleye at Memorial Coliseum on Saturday night.
The Komets said goodbye to their three-game losing streak, defeating the Kalamazoo Wings 4-3 at Memorial Coliseum on Thursday night.
"Guentzel is expected to be in the lineup tonight when the Komets host Kalamazoo.”
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The Komets lost 5-0 to the Evansville IceMen at Memorial Coliseum on Saturday night, extending their losing streak to three games.
The Komets' Daniel Maggio was suspended one game and fined an undisclosed amount by the ECHL for cross-checking Toledo's Byron Froese in the face Friday.
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The Komets looked good late.But it was too late.They lost 2-1 to the Toledo Walleye at Memorial Coliseum, after giving up two power-play goals -- one after Daniel Maggio took a major penalty for cross-checking, the other after Lincoln Kaleigh Schrock got called for diving.