Szydlowski returns to Komets for fifth season

Last season Szydlowski scored 25 goals and 66 points in 50 games, reaching the 25-goal mark for the third straight year after serving as captain and a starter for the 2016 ECHL All-Star Classic.

Komets re-sign defenseman Bobby Shea

The Komets announced Wednesday that defenseman Bobby Shea has agreed to terms and will be returning to the Fort Wayne fold for 2017-18. 

Komets name Ben Boudreau assistant coach

Boudreau, 32, is the son of former Komet player and head coach Bruce Boudreau, who was a Fort Wayne fan favorite the first two years of the Franke family ownership in 1990-91 and 1991-92.

Komets bring back Schaafsma, Leonard, and Crunk

Komet general manager David Franke signed all three players before the ECHL’s June 30 deadline of making Qualifying Offers to players from the season ending roster, but waited to announce until after the July 4th holiday.