The Komets are without their top two goaltenders and it showed Wednesday night in Kalamazoo, as Fort Wayne fell 8-4 to the K-Wings in a game that took place after Saturday’s contest in Kalamazoo was postponed because of bad ice.
The Komets announced today that defenseman Dylan Quaile and forward Andrew Harrison have been placed on waivers.
The Komets announced Monday that forwards Mike Embach and Shawn Szydlowski have been released by Norfolk of the American Hockey League and will return to the Fort Wayne lineup. Embach and Szydlowski were both called up to the Admirals March 3 and each served three games during their stay.
The Komets shut out the visiting Kalamazoo K-Wings 3-0 Friday at the Memorial Coliseum in the only game of week 21 and improved to 37-12-6 and 80 points.
Saturday night’s postponed Komet game at Kalamazoo has been rescheduled for this Wednesday night, March 11, at 7 p.m. at Wings Stadium.
It took more than 40 minutes to find the net, but it was enough for the Komets to earn their 37th win Friday night. The Komets scored three third-period goals to top Kalamazoo, 3-0.
Former Komet defenseman and Hall-of-Famer Terry Pembroke passed away Thursday night in Sequin, Texas from cancer complications at age 70.
The Lake Erie Monsters have reassigned defenseman Joey Leach to Fort Wayne.
Aaron Clarke, 32, may make his season debut this Friday when the Komets host the Kalamazoo Wings.
A familiar face will soon be back on the ice for the Fort Wayne Komets. News-Sentinel Komets Beat Writer Blake Sebring told NewsChanel 15 Monday that the Komets are expected to sign free agent Aaron Clarke as soon as Tuesday.
The Komets finished week 20 of 2014-15 holding on to first place in the Eastern Conference after gaining four points in three games and improving to 36-12-6 and 78 points. It’s the first time the Komets have reached 78 points in 54 games since 2007-08. The earliest the Komets reached the 78-point plateau was in 1959-60 at 52 games.
In the ninth of 11 head-to-head meetings between the two teams this season, the Indy Fuel defeated the Fort Wayne Komets in a shootout on Saturday at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Indiana by a final score of 5-4.
In the eighth of 11 head-to-head meetings between the two teams this season, the Indy Fuel defeated the Fort Wayne Komets in overtime on Friday at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne by a final score of 3-2.
Shawn Szydlowski and James Martin have been released from their PTO’s with the AHL’s Lake Erie Monsters and will return to the Fort Wayne lineup.
Capped by Matthew Pistilli’s goal with 2:42 remaining in regulation the Komets light the lamp three times in the third period to come from behind and defeat Evansville 4-3 Wednesday night at War Memorial Coliseum.
The Komets skated three home games in four nights for week 19 going 2-0-1 for five points and improving to 35-12-4 and 74 points to lead the ECHL Eastern Conference with seven weeks remaining.
The Komets announced today that goaltender Pat Nagle has been loaned to the AHL’s Utica Comets.
The Gladiators (16-31-3-1) dropped a one-goal contest to the Fort Wayne Komets (35-12-1-3) for the third time this season on Saturday night. This time, the Gladiators jumped out to a 2-0 first period lead, but they could not hold onto it as the Komets responded with three unanswered goals.