The Vegas Golden Knights have hired Gerard Gallant as the first coach of the NHL expansion team.
Fort Wayne is making its fourth straight appearance in the Kelly Cup Playoffs while Quad City is in the postseason for the third consecutive season.
The ECHL on Monday announced that Tyson Spink of the Toledo Walleye has been named CCM Rookie of the Year and the recipient of the John A. Daley Memorial Trophy.
Fort Wayne beat Quad City 6-1 in a preview of the opening round of the ECHL Kelly Cup Playoffs.
Mike Cazzola tallied a hat trick as the Komets rookie reached 30 goals for the season as Fort Wayne won on the road over Quad City 5-2 on Friday night.
The Komets fell to division rival Toledo 6-1 on Wednesday night but not before Shawn Szydlowski took out some frustration on the Walleye.
Mike Cazzola leads Fort Wayne and is tied for first among rookies with 45 assists and 72 points and is tied for third with 27 goals among first year skaters.
Komets forward Trevor Cheek has been loaned to the Tucson Roadrunners of the AHL.
The Komets swept all four games for week 25 to improve to 43-18-8 and 94 points and secure second place and home-ice advantage in the first round of the ECHL’s Central division semifinals.
With the ridiculous coast-to-coast goal, Fort Wayne caps their fourth win in five night with the 2-1 victory over Toledo.
The Komets will face the Quad City Mallards in the first round of the 2017 ECHL Kelly Cup playoffs starting in Fort Wayne Friday, April 14.
With Robbie Knievel on hand, it was a daredevil victory for the Komets as they beat the Fuel 5-4.
The Komets began a rough road weekend on the right foot Friday night, besting the Cincinnati Cyclones 4-3.
Up until Wednesday night the Alaska Aces had never made a trip to play the Komets at War Memorial Coliseum. They might never want to come back, as Fort Wayne earned a 5-2 win as the Komets continue their push to the playoffs.
The Class of 2017 inductees include former Komet players Carey Lucyk and Dale Baldwin, long-time Off-Ice Official Ken Roehrs and team statisticians Don Detter and Ted Rolf.
The Komets earned five points (2-1-1) for week 24 to improve to 39-18-8 and 86 points and maintain second place in the Central division of the ECHL’s Western Conference with seven games remaining before the Kelly Cup Playoffs.
After taking a 4-0 lead in the first period, Fort Wayne collapsed and lost to the Florida Everblades on Sunday night, 6-4.
The Komets honored legendary coach Al Sims by lifting a “504” banner to the rafters before Saturday night’s game against Cincinnati, then went out and beat the Cyclones 1-0.
Gabriel Desjardins tallied two goals to lead the Komets to a 6-3 win over the Norfolk Admirals at War Memorial Coliseum on Wednesday night in the first-ever meeting between two franchises.
The Komets announced Wednesday that defenseman Gabriel Beaupre has been activated from injured reserve and placed on waivers. Also, forward Colin Mulvey have been placed on waivers.