The Komets rallied from 4-2 deficit in the third period to beat the Indy Fuel 5-4 in overtime.
Mantha made his debut with the Komets on Dec. 2 and skated 25 games scoring two goals and six points.
The Komets announced Tuesday that forwards Travis Ewanyk and Colin Mulvey have been acquired from the Idaho Steelheads in exchange for forward Brady Vail.
Cheek, 24, attended Tucson’s training camp and started the season with the Roadrunners.
The Komets swept both games of week 17 to gain four points and improve to 26-14-4 and 56 points after 44 games.
The Komets used a four goal third period to take down the Fuel 6-4 on Saturday night.
Nagle made 34 saves on 37 shots in his first game back in three months. He had been on the injured reserve battling a high ankle sprain.
Mason Baptista scored the lone goal for the Komets in a 6-1 loss to Reading on Saturday night.
Gabriel Desjardins, Garrett Thompson and Mason Baptista each scored in the win.
Chaulk will be honored when the Brampton Beast visit Saturday, Feb. 18 while Sims will be honored on Saturday, March 25 when the Cincinnati Cyclones visit.
Mason Baptista scored the game’s lone goal late in the third period.
The Komets are headed East for three games in four nights for week 16 of 2016-17 as their five-game road tour continues while the Shrine Circus claims the Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne through this weekend.
The Komets gave up a goal with less than two minutes in regulation in a 4-3 loss to the Brampton Beast.
The Kalamazoo Wings used a three goal third period in a 6-3 win over the Komets on Saturday night.
A high-powered second period from Mason Baptista helped lead the Komets past Cincinnati in a 4-2 win on Friday night.
Fort Wayne’s Shawn Szydlowski scored the eventual game-winner with 2:55 left to give the All-Stars an 8-6 lead.
Bartus, 27, has a record of 9-3-1, 2.47 goals-against average, .909 save percentage, and one shutout after 14 appearances with the Komets this season.
The ECHL’s all-star break is here and there’s no better time to pick up our weekly “Inside The Zone” segment with Blake Sebring of The News-Sentinel when it comes to talking Komets hockey.
Mike Cazzola scored a hat trick as the Komets stopped a three game losing streak with a 6-2 win over the Indy Fuel on Sunday.
The Komets early 2-0 lead in the first period did not last with Quad City rallying back to win 4-3.