After clinching their series win over Kalamazoo on Saturday night the Komets are playing the waiting game.
The Komets announced Monday their schedule for the 2015-2016 season.
The Komets upended the Wings at Kalamazoo Saturday night in game five of the best-of-seven first-round series 6-4 to take the series four games to one and advance to the ECHL North Division Finals against the winner of the Toledo-Wheeling series. Toledo defeated Wheeling Saturday night to lead their first round best-of-seven series 3-2 with game six Tuesday, April 28 at Toledo.
The Wings put up enough fight to hold off a first round sweep by the Komets, as Kalamazoo topped Fort Wayne 4-3 in game four of their playoff series on Friday night.
After taking a three games to none lead with a 3-1 victory in Kalamazoo on Wednesday night a number of Komets hit the ice Thursday for an optional skate.
The Komets are one win away from sweeping Kalamazoo in their first round playoff series as Fort Wayne topped the Wings 3-1 in game three Wednesday night at Wings Stadium to take a 3-0 lead in the series.
After winning the first two games against the Wings at War Memorial Coliseum the Komets now hit the road as the first round playoff series shifts to Kalamazoo with game three on Wednesday night.
Heard, 23, appeared in one previous stint in Fort Wayne at the beginning of the season from Oct. 18 through Nov. 19 scoring 10 goals and 16 points in 12 games.
Following two stellar performances by rookie goaltender Roman Will the Komets find themselves up two games to none in their best-of-seven first round ECHL playoff series against rival Kalamazoo.
Already up one game on the Kalamazoo Wings in their first round of the ECHL Playoffs, the Komets extended their lead to two after a 3-0 win in game two on Saturday night.
The Komets opened the ECHL playoffs in dominating fashion on Friday night, topping Kalamazoo 4-2 in game one of their first round playoff series at War Memorial Coliseum.
Head coach Gary Graham told WANE-TV he hasn’t made a decision on who will start the series opener in goal for the Komets, nor has he decided if he will use a rotation at the position throughout the series against Kalamazoo.