La Fontaine native and NBC hockey broadcaster Mike “Doc” Emrick came through the tunnel and on to the ice to surprise his long time mentor for his 90th birthday celebration.
Brett Perlini’s power play goal with 3:33 left in regulation proved to be the difference maker as the Komets shutout the Rapid City Rush 1-0.
The Orlando Solar Bears (16-15-2-3) saw their five-game road win streak snapped following a 5-2 loss to the Fort Wayne Komets (20-11-2-0) in front of a crowd of 8,111 on Friday night at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
Pat Nagle won for the fifth time in his last six starts as the Komets defeated the Cyclones 4-1 in Cincinnati on Wednesday night.
Brett Perlini started the season skating 24 consecutive games scoring seven goals and 16 points prior to going on I.R.
Joe Perry racked up his first hat trick as a pro Friday in a win at the Quad City Mallards.
The Komets will play four games in five days this week – three of them at home – and The News-Sentinel Komets beat writer Blake Sebring and WANE-TV sports director Glenn Marini break down a busy week for Fort Wayne in the latest edition of “Inside The Zone.”
Steve Michalek made 42 saves on the way to his first career shutout and Matt Carey- who also had an assist- and Olivier Archambault provided the goals as the host Quad City Mallards (17-15-3) blanked the Fort Wayne Komets (18-11-2) 2-0 Sunday.
Joe Perry’s hat trick propelled the Fort Wayne Komets (18-10-2) to a 7-4 victory over the host Quad City Mallards (16-15-3) Friday night.
The Komets released Reid Halabi on December 31 only to re-sign him on Wednesday and deal him to Allen.
A battle for first place in the Midwest Division will take place this weekend when the Komets skate a pair of games at division rival Quad City.
The Komets announced today that forward Dean Ouellet has been traded to the Norfolk Admirals in exchange for future considerations.
The ECHL announced Tuesday that Fort Wayne goaltender Pat Nagle has been named the CCM ECHL goaltender of the Week for Dec. 28-Jan. 3.
The Komets have gone 6-0-1 in their last seven games and The News-Sentinel Komets beat writer Blake Sebring and WANE-TV sports director Glenn Marini break in the new year with their first edition of Inside The Zone.
Shane Berschbach scored early for Toledo but the Walleye were shut down from there by the Komets 2-1 in front of a standing room only crowd of 7,802 Saturday night at the Huntington Center.
Rookie Mike Colantone scored his first professional goal for the Indy Fuel but it wasn’t enough as the Fort Wayne Komets nabbed the back end of a home-and-home series at Indiana Farmers Coliseum with a 2-1 win.
The Komets said goodbye to 2015 with a 7-0 shutout win over the Indy Fuel.
A Garrett Meurs goal with 2:10 left in regulation would send the game into overtime but Mike Vernace’s tally at 3:04 in OT was the difference Tuesday night as the Komets fell to Brampton 4-3 at War Memorial Coliseum.
Mike Embach of the Fort Wayne Komets is the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for Dec. 21-27.
Komet defenseman Gabriel Beaupre and forward Alex Belzile have been reassigned to San Antonio of the AHL.