The Orlando Solar Bears have announced that the club has acquired the ECHL rights to right wing Eric Faille from the Fort Wayne Komets in exchange for right wing Brock Montgomery, after Faille agreed to a two-way AHL/ECHL contract with the Toronto Marlies.
The six-foot, three-inch, 205-pound defenseman was the Komets’ Defenseman of the Year when he appeared in 53 games during 2013-14 leading Fort Wayne defensemen in scoring with 12 goals, 30 assists and 32 points.
Forwards Shawn Szydlowski and P.J. Fenton sign with the team, along with defenseman Drew Daniels
The Komets announced Wednesday that three players have been added to the preseason roster including goaltender Pat Nagle, defenseman Alex Boak and forward Adam Pawlick.
This season will mark the second consecutive season the NHL’s Avalanche has been affiliated with the ECHL’s Fort Wayne Komets.
ECHL veteran champion Peter Sivak (F) will be joining the Komets for 2015-16 while Cody Sol (D), Brett Perlini (F) and Kyle Thomas (F) are returning to the Fort Wayne fold. Austin Levi (D) and rookies Alex Grieve (F) and Josh Ranalli (F) also have been added to the lineup.
Former Komet Justin Hodgman has agreed to terms on a contract with the St. Louis Blues of the NHL per the team’s Twitter account.
Farrish served as a head coach in the IHL with the Salt Lake City Golden Eagles (1993-94) and Fort Wayne Komets (1995-96 and 1996-97).
The Fort Wayne native logged his entire six-year pro career as a member of the Komets.
The move reunites Crowder with his younger brother Tim, who is a right wing for Amiens.
The list includes Eric Faille, Matthew Pistilli, Shawn Szydlowski, Brett Perlini, Drew Daniels, Cody Sol, James Martin and Pat Nagle.
Left wing was player/assistant coach for Komets during 1999-00 season.
Overtime will consist of five minutes of “sudden death” in a 3-on-3 format.
Kucera, 24, completed a four-year college career at Bowling Green last season before making his pro debut with the Komets during the playoffs appearing in five games.
The Komets announced Tuesday that forward Dean Ouellet has agreed to terms and becomes the first player to be officially named to the 2015-16 roster.
The ECHL announced Monday that Blake Sebring of The Fort Wayne News-Sentinel has been selected as the 2014-15 recipient of the ECHL Outstanding Media Award.
When most people think of the Stanley Cup finals, they hear Mike “Doc” Emrick. What most people don’t know is that the man who taught the NHL Hall of Famer is Komets Broadcaster Bob Chase.
Chase will be featured in an online article that will appear on SI.com this Sunday.
Pat Nagle, Drew Daniels, Ian Barteaux, Cody Sol, Mikael Tam, William Lacasse, James Martin, Connor Kucera, C.J. Severyn, Brett Perlini, Mike Embach, Matt Lowry, Paul Crowder, Christian Ouellet, Shawn Szydlowski, Eric Faille, Matthew Pistilli, Kaleigh Schrock, Marcus Power, Scott Fleming, Dean Ouellet
The Komets held their annual End-of-Season Party and Charity Jersey Auction Friday night at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne.