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 Josh Gales | Special to The Journal Gazette 
Komets coach Ben Boudreau, right, walks off the Memorial Coliseum ice with Anthony Nellis after winning the Western Conference championship in June.  (Josh Gales)

K's coaching update: Team, Boudreau still negotiating

Ben Boudreau has been hard at work putting together the roster that will attempt to defend the Komets’ Kelly Cup Championship. So...

August 4, 2021 5:20 pm

 Courtesy Buffalo Sabres/Bill Wippert 
Stefanos Lekkas practices with the NHL's Buffalo Sabres last season.  (Sara SchmidleContributor)

K's re-sign Lekkas, Boka

July 29, 2021 4:00 pm

 Mike Wiser Photography 
Komets forward Anthony Petruzzelli stations himself in front of South Carolina Stingrays goaltender Hunter Shepard in Game 2 of the Kelly Cup Finals at North Charleston, South Carolina. 

Komets begin build of roster for Cup defense

The Komets’ defense of their Kelly Cup Championship began in earnest Monday as they started putting together their roster for the...

July 26, 2021 6:50 pm

Komets sign 5 to preseason roster

Four players from last season's Kelly Cup championship team will be returning to Fort Wayne in 2021-22, and a rookie defenseman also has...

July 26, 2021 1:06 pm

Haas comes out of retirement

Kyle Haas, who had an exciting rookie season with the Komets and then retired to pursue boxing, is back on the ice. He signed with the...

July 17, 2021 5:10 pm

Vaive re-signs in Cincinnati

The Cincinnati Cyclones have re-signed captain and player/assistant coach Justin Vaive to a contract for the 2021-22 ECHL season, the club...

July 14, 2021 2:53 pm

Jenks A.J. Jenks' jersey sold for $4,025 during the Komets' end-of-season jersey auction, which ended today.

Jenks’ jersey sells for most

The Komets’ end-of-season jersey auction ended today and A.J. Jenks’ sold for the most -- $4,025.

July 12, 2021 1:51 pm

Brodeur signes with Trois-Rivières

Mathieu Brodeur, who was part of the Komets’ Kelly Cup championship team, signed with the expansion Trois-Rivières...

July 9, 2021 4:20 pm

Verbatim: ECHL announces season-ending rosters

The ECHL issued this news release today:

July 9, 2021 1:07 pm

Shaw, St-Amant not on end-of-season roster

The Komets' end-of-season roster hasn't yet been made public, but general manager David Franke told me everyone who could be protected...

July 8, 2021 10:08 pm

  • K's meet with mayor, continue Cup celebrations
  • Roy to play in Slovakia
  • On-line Jersey Auction starts tomorrow at 10am
  • Komets' GM confident Boudreau will be back
  • Komets greeted at TinCaps game
  • 'I want to do it again': Szydlowski relishes Cup, possible return to K's
  • Lots of candidates, but Komets' Harper was Playoff MVP
  • Komets cap wildest of seasons with Kelly Cup
  • Komets capture Kelly Cup
  • Verbatim: ECHL announces protected lists
  • K's 1 victory from Cup, pledge not to take Stingrays lightly
  • Szyd's scoring, Fergie's saves take K's close to Cup
  • K's 1 victory from Cup; beat Stingrays 6-4
  • ECHL's equipment managers collectively honored
  • ECHL recognizes all team trainers for yearend honor
  • Reminders for K's fans from Coliseum
  • 'They showed us': Komets fall 4-2 in Game 2 of Finals
  • Komets fall 4-2, Kelly Cup Finals tied at 1
  • Ignore the sour grapes, a Cup for K's would be impressive
  • Hawkins 'starts clicking' with hat trick, as K's take Finals lead
  • Hawkins' hat trick leads K's to victory in Finals opener
  • Boudreaus make ECHL history, other nuggets
  • K's vs. Stingrays: Statistical breakdowns
  • Officials named for Kelly Cup Finals
  • From Stingrays' perspective: 3-0-0 record against K's unimportant
  • Nuggets, oddities as K's head to Kelly Cup Finals
  • 'So special': K's oust Americans, reach Kelly Cup Finals
  • K's win in OT, headed to Kelly Cup Finals
  • Sean MacFarlane wins ECHL's on-ice official's award
  • Late penalty kill sparks K's to 2-1 series lead
  • Big 1st period leads Ks to 4-3 victory, series lead
  • Cooper's OT goal cements 'pretty special' K's victory
  • Coopers' OT goal lifts K's to series-tying victory
  • Early onslaught costs K's in 5-2 loss to open series
  • Mistake-prone K's fall 5-2 in Game 1
  • Delving into some K's vs. Allen stats
  • Hawkins chosen as Komets' MVP
  • Officials named for ECHL conference finals
  • Komets ticket details
  • 'We dug deep': K's win in OT, advance to conference finals