FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – With just 15 games left in the regular season every game is crucial for the Komets, who are tied for the eighth and final playoff spot in the ECHL’s Eastern Conference.
The Komets and Florida Everblades are tied for eighth at 63 points apiece with the Ks and Blades playing at War Memorial Coliseum on Friday and Saturday. The Komets wrap up the week with a road game at Toledo on Sunday.
The Komets have fared well against Florida this season, going 3-2 against the Everblades so far. Florida is currently struggling, having gone 1-5-2 over the last eight games.
The Komets and Florida are two of four teams who are realistically battling for the final two playoff spots in the Eastern Conference. Wheeling currently sits in seventh place with 64 points while Evansville is 10th with 62.