Seven different Fort Wayne players scored as they beat Kansas City on Friday night, 8-2.
After the first game of the year, Tyson Fawcett leads with three goals and three points.
The ECHL announced Tuesday that Michael Houser has been named the CCM ECHL Goaltender of the Week for the first week of 2017-18.
Tyler Fawcett scored three goals in his debut as Fort Wayne beat Toledo in their season opener, 4-2.
The Komets will open 2017-18 hosting the Toledo Walleye on Sweetwater Ice at the Coliseum Saturday, Oct. 14 at 7:30pm.
Maggio, 26, made his first pro appearance with Komets when he joined the team for the 2012 CHL playoffs and was on board for the CHL Presidents’ Cup championship, appearing in 15 games contributing two goals, five points and 14 penalty minutes.
The ECHL Board of Governors has voted to approve the Colorado Eagles’ request to withdraw from the ECHL at the conclusion of the 2017-18 Season.
The Komets scored three goals in the third period to eventually pull away from Kalamazoo and record a 4-1 victory in their third and final exhibition game of the 2017-18 season.
Defenseman Don Olivieri, forward Brad Bourke, and goaltender Sean Bonar were all released on Monday.
The Komets gained a split of a home-and-home preseason series against the Indy Fuel with a 5-2 victory Saturday night in Fort Wayne.
The netminder will be entering his sixth pro year after posting a 22-14-1 record and 2.58 goals-against average in 41 games last season with the Cincinnati Cyclones of the ECHL.
The Komets also announced that forward Marco Roy has signed a tryout agreement and has been added to the preseason roster.
The voice of Komets hockey was memorialized on Monday afternoon as the circle drive in front of War Memorial Coliseum was officially dedicated as “Bob Chase Way.”
The Komets hosted their annual media luncheon on Monday afternoon and WANE-TV gathered interviews with head coach Gary Graham, assistant coach Ben Boudreau, and players Shawn Szydlowski, Garrett Thompson, Garrett Bartus, Bobby Shea, and Justin Hodmgan!
The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum will hold a dedication ceremony to officially designate the circle drive in front of the building as “Bob Chase Way” on Monday, October 2 at 11:30 a.m.
Goaltender Sean Bonar and defenseman Mitch Nylen have agreed to terms and will join the Komets when training camp begins Oct. 2 on Sweetwater Ice at the Memorial Coliseum.
As announced on Tuesday, Aug. 15, the Komets traded the rights to forward Kyle Thomas to the Utah Grizzlies for the rights to Cuddemi.
The Komets announced Wednesday that forward Tyson Fawcett and defenseman Blake Thompson have agreed to terms for 2017-18 and have been added to the preseason roster.
The Komets announced Tuesday that they have traded the rights to forward Kyle Thomas to the Utah Grizzlies in exchange for forward Ralph Cuddemi.
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.