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.
The annual End of Season Jersey Auction and Party will be held this Friday, May 15, at 7pm at the Memorial Coliseum in the Appleseed Room.
Fort Wayne’s season came to an end Wednesday night as the Komets fell 5-2 to Toledo in game seven of the North Division Finals.
Jessica Starbard was live at 5 p.m. with a report from the Huntington Center and went one-on-one with Komets head coach Gary Graham at 6.
At one point, the Komets were seconds away from going down 0-3 in the North Division Finals. But after winning all of their games on home ice, the Komets are preparing for a Game 7 with the Toledo Walleye on Wednesday night.
Jessica Starbard and Komets Beat Writer, Blake Sebring of the News Sentinel head Inside the Zone and discuss Wednesday’s Game 7 between the Komets and Toledo Walleye.
Game 7 will be necessary. The Komets stunned the visiting Toledo Walleye Sunday night in Fort Wayne 3-2 in double-overtime to force game 7 of the ECHL best-of-seven second round series. A Mother’s Day crowd of 5,246 were sent home after witnessing the Komets third straight overtime home win.
The Komets fell 3-2 Saturday night in front of 5,917 at the Huntington Center in downtown Toledo.
For the second game in a row overtime was kind to the Komets, as James Martin’s OT goal earned Fort Wayne a 2-1 win in game four of the North Division Finals and knotted the series at two games apiece.
The Komets announced Thursday that forward Shawn Szydlowski suffered a knee injury in Tuesday’s home playoff game against Toledo. The inury will prevent Szydlowski from further participation in the playoffs.