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K's add forwards Ross, Torrel

The Komets’ roster for this season is up to 13 players with the additions of forwards Brad Ross and Gage Torrel. Torrel, 25, who played two games last season with Fort Wayn ...

July 31, 2019 5:00 pm

Komets sign three forwards

The Komets continued to fill out their roster Wednesday by signing three forwards, Brett McKenzie, Taylor Ross and Alan Lyszczarczyk. McKenzie, 22, is coming off a rookie season ...

July 24, 2019 4:10 pm

More Bob Chase talk on Le Batard show

The "Dan Le Batard Show" had some more talk today of late Komets broadcaster Bob Chase, as they delved very deep into Fort Wayne history. They recounted a story of an exchange betw ...

July 18, 2019 10:17 pm

Affiliation, not yet done, will be better for K's

No one doubts the Komets are going to affiliate with the NHL’s Vegas Golden Knights again, but general manager David Franke stressed today that it’s not a done deal bec ...

July 18, 2019 8:20 pm

Chase mentioned on Le Batard's show

Bob Chase, the beloved former Komets broadcaster and longtime radio personality at WOWO, was mentioned today on ESPN's "Dan Le Batard Show."

July 17, 2019 9:19 pm

K's love new goalie amid murky affiliation situation

Ben Boudreau was clear from his first day as the Komets’ head coach, May 30, that it was important to build his team from the net out. Things are easier said than done, how ...

July 17, 2019 8:50 pm

Komets add goaltender Dhillon to roster

Fort Wayne, IN-- The Komets announced Wednesday that the first goaltender has been added to the preseason roster. Stephen Dhillon has agreed to terms and will join the Komets when ...

July 17, 2019 12:14 pm

K's affiliation looks even more done

We've been reporting for many weeks that the Komets and Vegas Golden Knights were almost certain to renew their affiliation. Today, Komets president Michael Franke told TV station ...

July 17, 2019 11:45 pm

Icemen ownership changes

The ECHL transferred ownership of the Jacksonville Icemen from EI Acquisitions, a group led by Ronald Geary, to SZH Hockey LLC, a group led by Andrew Kaufmann. Geary had owned the ...

July 16, 2019 6:00 pm

Former K's coach headed to China

Gary Graham, who coached the Komets the last six seasons, has found a new job – coaching in Beijing, China. He will coach ORG Beijing. “It’s a two-year deal, ...

July 15, 2019 2:00 pm

Szydlowski eager to up production for K's

Most players would salivate over the idea of totaling 19 goals and 55 points in 59 games, the numbers accrued by Shawn Szydlowski last season. Szydlowski, however, expects more o ...

July 15, 2019 7:10 pm

Graham ready for 'unique' coaching job

Gary Graham ably led the Komets for six seasons as their head coach, making the playoffs each year and twice getting to the conference finals, before he was relieved of his duties ...

July 15, 2019 9:00 pm

Szydlowski back with Komets

Shawn Szydlowski is back. The Komets have re-signed the ECHL’s MVP and leading scorer from 2017-18 and he’ll don the fireball logo for a seventh straight season. He ...

July 15, 2019 1:10 pm

K's talking with Vegas and mystery team

Signs continue to point to the Komets renewing their affiliation with the NHL’s Vegas Golden Knights, at least that’s how it sounds from general manager David Franke. ...

July 8, 2019 6:30 pm

Fucale gets AHL deal

Goaltender Zach Fucale won’t be back with the Komets, it seems. Fucale has signed a one-year deal with Syracuse of the higher-level American Hockey League.

July 2, 2019 11:35 am