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Komets add four to preseason roster

Defenseman Curtis Leonard and forward Mason Baptista have agreed to terms and will be returning to the Fort Wayne fold for 2016-17. Also rookie forwards Daniel Erlich and Chase Nieuwendyk have inked agreements to make their pro debuts with the Komets.

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Gabriel Beaupre returning to Komets blue line

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.


AHL’s Rampage signs former Komet Alex Belzile

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.

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Komets re-sign forward Garrett Thompson

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.

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Leo Thomas retires as a player

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.


Komets announce four qualifying offers

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).