The Komets announced their playoff roster for the 2015 Kelly Cup Playoffs Tuesday. The roster consists of 20 active players (11 forwards, seven defensemen and two goaltenders) and three players on the Playoff Eligible list.
Blake Sebring – a new inductee to the Indiana Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association Hall of Fame – and WANE sports director Glenn Marini break down Fort Wayne’s first round playoff series with rival Kalamazoo in this week’s edition of “Inside The Zone.”
The Cincinnati Cyclones (31-30-2-9) had their playoff hopes cut just short as they fell to the Fort Wayne Komets (48-18-2-4) in a shootout by a 3-2 final score in front of 8,790 at Memorial Coliseum on Saturday night.
Making a statement heading into the playoffs, the Kalamazoo Wings received a hat trick from Dane Fox and 35-save performance from Joel Martin to defeat the Fort Wayne Komets 6-0.
The Komets activated center Paul Crowder from injured reserve on Friday and placed defenseman Matt Krug on waivers.
Komets Hall of Famers Eddie Long, George Drysdale, Nick Boucher, and Guy Dupuis headlined Thursday night’s annual Lamp Lighters Hockey Ministry fund raiser at The Summit.
Shawn Szydlowski of the Fort Wayne Komets is tied for fifth in the ECHL with 38 goals and is tied for seventh with 73 points despite playing in just 55 games this season.
Brett Perlini knotted the game with his 19th goal of the season then found the net during the shootout to lead the Komets to a 3-2 victory over Cincinnati on Wednesday night at War Memorial Coliseum.
Will, 22, has appeared in 22 games with the Komets registering a 15-8-4 record and ranks seventh in the league, first among rookies with a 2.45 goals-against average.
Jessica Starbard sits down with Blake Sebring for this week’s edition of Inside the Zone,
In the 11th of 11 head-to-head meetings between the two teams this season, the Indy Fuel defeated the Fort Wayne Komets on Saturday at Indiana Farmers Coliseum by a final score of 3-2, to claim Indy’s first-ever home win over their arch-rivals.
With two weeks until the start of the playoffs, the Komets extended their win streak to three with a 4-1 win over the Elmira Jackals on Friday night.