The Journal Gazette

Binkley back for K's

Jason Binkley, who missed much of last season with a broken arm, is back and healthy for the Komets. "Offseason was extremely busy," said Binkley, a defenseman. "Healing an injur ...

September 30, 2019 6:00 pm

Komets, with new goalie, open camp

The Komets opened training camp today at Memorial Coliseum. It’s the 30th year of the Franke family owning the team. To put that into perspective, not a single one of the players had been born then.

September 30, 2019 2:19 pm

K's still have 5 in AHL camps

The Komets had 14 players in American Hockey League training camps heading into the weekend but only five remain there. Matthew Boudens, Shawn St-Amant and Olivier Galipeau are w ...

September 29, 2019 7:20 pm

Spacemen off to 3-0-0 start

The Fort Wayne Spacemen improved to 3-0-0 this season with an 8-4 victory over the Motor City Hockey Club at the SportONE/Parkview Icehouse. The Spacemen, in their first season of ...

September 29, 2019 6:00 pm

Both K's preseason games now at Coliseum

Both of the Komets’ preseason games against the Wheeling Nailers – 8 p.m. Oct. 4 and 7:30 p.m. Oct. 5 – will now be at Memorial coliseum. What had originally be ...

September 26, 2019 4:50 pm

Komets' Galipeau scores in AHL preseason game

Defenseman Olivier Galipeau, who is one of the players the Komets are particularly excited about, scored for the American Hockey League's Ontario Reign in a 5-2 preseason loss toda ...

September 26, 2019 6:10 pm

K's, Coliseum to open some practices to public

It used to be a cool thing that Komets practices were open to the public, but that was before insurance liability got in the way. Next week, however, some practices will be opene ...

September 25, 2019 6:50 pm

K's add 3, up to 26 players

The Komets’ roster is up to 26 players for Monday’s opening of training camp with the additions of rookies Matt Brassard, Connor Sanvido and Marc-Olivier Duquette.

September 24, 2019 2:43 pm

New player, buzz with Komets

The Komets have a slew of players in American Hockey League training camps. Fourteen, to be exact. And I’m hearing positive reports on several of them. In the Ontario Reign ...

September 24, 2019 8:30 pm

K's flavor in Far East

Take a gander at the roster of ORG Beijing in China -- that's the team coached by former Komets coach Gary Graham -- and you will notice some Fort Wayne connections. ORG Beijing, ...

September 20, 2019 8:00 pm

Kamrass unexpectedly retires from hockey

Jake Kamrass, who was one of their top players last season and was expected to be the same this season, has retired.

September 20, 2019 2:06 pm

Growlers, St. John's could be close to deal

Fears have been allayed – for now – that the Newfoundland Growlers, who won the ECHL’s Kelly Cup last season, would be without a home after this season. The Tele ...

September 17, 2019 7:00 pm

Vote: Komets' Coach of Decade

We wrap up our voting for the Komets' Team of the Decade with the poll on the Coach of the Decade, which is below. But before we get to that, remember to vote in all our polls, in ...

September 12, 2019 7:47 pm

K's add 2 rookies for camp

The Komets added goaltender Jake Kupsky and forward Tayler Munson to their roster, giving them 26 players for training camp. Kupsky is the third netminder on the roster, joining ...

September 11, 2019 2:00 pm

All-Star Classic format unveiled

The ECHL unveiled plans for its All-Star Classic, which will be Jan. 22 in Wichita, Kansas. The host Thunder will have two squads and the Eastern and Western Conference teams will ...

September 10, 2019 8:40 pm