The Komets coughed up a three-goal lead and lost 4-3 to the Elmira Jackals in front of 7,322 fans at Memorial Coliseum tonight.
January 31, 2014 in Ice Chips 13 comments
Sy Nutkevitch has been the player called up by the Komets who has done the most. In 16 games since the Komets brought him in from Bloomington of the Southern Professional Hockey League on Dec. 27, he has one goal, eight points and a plus-4 rating.
Without Scott Fleming, who had been called up to Worcester of the American Hockey League the day before, the Komets defeated the Wheeling Nailers 3-1 on Wednesday night in Wheeling, W.Va.
January 29, 2014 in Ice Chips 10 comments
The Komets have now made 10 trades since Nov. 11.
January 29, 2014 in Ice Chips 11 comments
Komets forward Scott Fleming, who has 11 goals and 34 points in 39 games, has been called up to Worcester of the American Hockey League.
January 28, 2014 in Ice Chips 20 comments
The San Francisco Bulls, who were in their second season, ceased operations because of financial losses.
January 27, 2014 in Ice Chips 24 comments
Brandon Marino scored twice and Ben Meisner made 33 saves for the Komets’ first shutout of the season, as they defeated the Elmira Jackals 4-0 on Saturday in front of 3,066 fans at First Arena in Elmira, N.Y.
January 25, 2014 in Ice Chips 13 comments
The Komets game at Elmira, N.Y., has been delayed because of poor ice conditions. Still not sure when it will begin.
January 25, 2014 in Ice Chips 14 comments
The Komets defeated the Elmira Jackals 4-3 on Friday night, and the Jackals were done in by some familiar faces in the first of three games in three days at First Arena.
January 24, 2014 in Ice Chips 19 comments
Linda Leslie/Special to Journal Gazette
January 23, 2014 in Ice Chips 11 comments
While the Komets' record has been middle of the road, the season has been anything but uninteresting. Here's a look at the top happenings – good and bad – so far
January 23, 2014 in Ice Chips 4 comments
Defenseman Jace Coyle has been released by Lake Erie of the American Hockey League.
January 21, 2014 in Ice Chips 4 comments
The Komets have been offensively challenged in general lately – they have been outscored 15-19 and gone 2-2-3 over their last seven games – but it has been magnified when they have the man-advantage.
January 21, 2014 in Ice Chips 14 comments
The Komets have brought on former player Konstantin Shafranov as a specialty coach, working primarily with forwards. He will not be on the bench during games, though.
January 20, 2014 in Ice Chips 24 comments
The Komets and Elmira Jackals are going to get to know each other awfully well in the next couple weeks. The relationship got off to a bad start for the Komets as they lost 5-3 to the Jackals tonight at Memorial Coliseum.
January 17, 2014 in Ice Chips 12 comments
Justin A. Cohn/The Journal Gazette
January 15, 2014 in Ice Chips 25 comments
KALAMAZOO, Mich. – The Komets had snagged a point in seven straight games heading into Wednesday, but the streak ended with a 3-1 loss to the Kalamazoo Wings in front of 1,549 fans at Wings Stadium.
January 15, 2014 in Ice Chips 18 comments
Komets goalie Ben Meisner has been suspended one game by the ECHL for shooting the puck into the stands after giving up a goal in Sunday's 4-2 victory over Kalamazoo.
January 14, 2014 in Ice Chips 22 comments
Komets goaltender Andrey Makarov, who suffered a head injury in Wednesday's 3-2 overtime loss to Kalamazoo, won't be in the lineup tonight at Toledo, Ohio.
January 10, 2014 in Ice Chips 15 comments
Joe Hartman spent the last four seasons playing college hockey for Miami of Ohio, and he wasn't naïve enough to think that he was going to be ready for professional hockey on Day 1.
January 10, 2014 in Ice Chips 7 comments
Komets goaltender Andrey Makarov is day-to-day, coach Gary Graham said, and it's unknown whether he'll be in the lineup Friday at Toledo, Ohio.
January 9, 2014 in Ice Chips 10 comments
By my count, the Komets have made nine trades in the last eight weeks. They have sent nine players to other teams: Nick Tuzzolino, Rob Kwiet, Brett Lyon, Bobby Hughes, Phil Mangan, Mickey Lang, Cody Reichard, Mike Vaskivuo and Nik Pokulok.
January 6, 2014 in Ice Chips 38 comments
Because of the impending inclement weather, the game Sunday between the Komets and Kalamazoo Wings at Memorial Coliseum has been postponed.
January 4, 2014 in Ice Chips 2 comments
The Komets have won two or more games consecutively only twice this season, but they believe they turned a corner with their 5-3 victory over Toledo on New Year's Eve.
January 2, 2014 in Ice Chips 35 comments