A day after terminating their affiliation with the Komets the Colorado Avalanche named the Colorado Eagles their ECHL affiliate.
With the affiliation agreement between the Fort Wayne and the Colorado Avalanche terminated Komets general manager David Franke sat down with WANE-TV to discuss what’s next for the Komets.
Crowder tallied 24 points (5 goals, 19 assists) and eight penalty minutes in 29 contests while helping the Komets reach the Western Conference Finals in the playoffs.
The Fort Wayne Komets announced Tuesday that they have mutually agreed with the Colorado Avalanche of the NHL to terminate the second and final year of their affiliation agreement.
The Komets announced Monday that defenseman Gabriel Beaupre will be returning to the Fort Wayne blue line for 2016-17. Also, center Mike Cazzola has agreed to terms and will make his pro debut with the Komets.
Belzile, 24, split time between San Antonio and the Fort Wayne Komets (ECHL) last season, recording six goals and four assists in 25 games with the Rampage and 10 goals and 21 helpers in 29 contests with the Komets.
The left wing skated 34 games with the Komets scoring 11 goals and 30 points before he received a call-up to the AHL’s San Antonio Rampage where he amassed six goals and 13 points in 32 games.
The Komets also have added rookie defenseman Carl Tremblay.
Thomas has announced that he will become the assistant coach with Macon of the SPHL, teaming up with Macon head coach and former Komet Kevin Kerr.
The Komets will remain in the Western Conference, but have been moved to the Central Division joining Indy, Kalamazoo, Quad City, Toledo, Tulsa and Wichita.
The Komets announced Thursday that veteran Shawn Szydlowski has agreed to terms and will return to the Fort Wayne lineup for 2016-17.
Komets also add Taylor Crunk to 2016-17 roster.
Fort Wayne has made qualifying offers to three forwards and one defenseman including Shawn Szydlowski (F), Garrett Thompson (F), Kyle Thomas (F) and Cody Sol (D).
K’s captain entering 13th year of professional hockey.
Appearing on the roster are 11 players including one goaltender, three defensemen and seven forwards.
Forward Brett Perlini has been dealt to Rapid City to complete a trade made with the Rush on March 9, 2016 for forward Daniel Barczuk.
February 8, 2003 was a night Komet hockey fans will never forget as Muhammad Ali thrilled the crowd of 10,503 at War Memorial Coliseum that evening.
The ECHL announced that the Premier ‘AA” League in North America and its 27 Teams for the 2016-17 Season will be available for play in the latest release in the upcoming EA SPORTS™ NHL® 17 videogame.
The Norfolk Admirals announce today that the team has named Rod Aldoff head coach for the upcoming season.
One goaltender, five defensemen and 11 forwards were placed on the list.
Bob Chase also announced he will return for his 64th season “radio rinkside.”
The Komets season came to a close with a loss at Allen on Sunday night meaning The News-Sentinel beat writer Blake Sebring and WANE-TV sports director Glenn Marini put a wrap on this hockey season with a final 2015-16 edition of Inside The Zone.
The Komets fell 6-4 Sunday at Allen as the Americans eliminated Fort Wayne from the ECHL Western Conference finals series 4-1.
With the win Allen has a 3-1 series lead over the Komets with Game 5 win on Sunday.
Mike Embach tallied both of Fort Wayne’s goals as the Komets earned a critical win in game three of the Western Conference Finals, beating the Allen Americans 2-1 on Thursday night.