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Graham to return as Komets' coach

It was considered a foregone conclusion, but it’s now official. Gary Graham will be back as the Komets’ coach. He made the announcement on the “Sports Rush̶ ...

May 31, 2017 11:50 pm


K's president responds to Toledo remarks

Here is what Komets president Michael Franke said:

May 26, 2017 2:50 pm


Auger's comeback from cancer

Beloved former Komets forward Chris Auger missed a lot of early play last season. He's opened as to what was going on -- cancer.  Click here to read the story from the Brampton Be ...

May 26, 2017 10:47 pm


A must-read on Toledo's plight

You have to read the column below by Toledo Blade columnist David Briggs, in which the Toledo Walleye's president and CEO, Joe Napoli, voices his discontent with the state of ECHL postseason play.

May 26, 2017 2:00 pm


Finals set: South Carolina vs. Colorado

At long last, we know who will meet in the ECHL's Kelly Cup finals. The South Carolina Stingrays' Game 7 victory over the Manchester Monarchs sent them into the finals against the ...

May 24, 2017 11:30 pm


Gretzky, who has a K's connection, to be at All-Star Game

Wayne Gretzky’s professional hockey career began with the World Hockey Association’s Indianapolis Racers in 1978. He’ll return to the city, and to the arena, for ...

May 19, 2017 12:00 am


Analyzing Komets' schedule

The Komets will open next season with six consecutive home games, beginning with the Oct. 14 game at Memorial Coliseum against the rival Toledo Walleye. And the home-heavy early s ...

May 16, 2017 8:30 pm


Komets unveil 2017-18 schedule

The Komets announced their 2017-18 schedule Tuesday. Fort Wayne's 66th season, sixth in the ECHL, will open with the Komets hosting the Toledo Walleye on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 7:30pm.

May 16, 2017 4:09 pm


Komets release full 2017-18 schedule

The Komets announced their 2017-18 schedule Tuesday. Fort Wayne's 66th season, sixth in the ECHL, will open with the Komets hosting the Toledo Walleye at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct ...

May 16, 2017 5:10 pm


Komets' home schedule available

The Komets will play their first home game next season – their 66th in professional hockey – Oct. 14 at Memorial Coliseum against the Toledo Walleye. To ...

May 15, 2017 4:40 pm


ECHL update: Walleye, Monarchs win

The Eastern and Western Conference finals kicked off today in the ECHL and the Manchester Monarchs beat the South Carolina Stingrays 2-1, while the Toledo Walleye took down the Col ...

May 13, 2017 12:00 am


Ex-Komet now head coach; my conference picks

Raise your hand if you remember this guy wearing a Komets uniform. Jamey Hicks, who played a game with the team in 1994-95 (he was scoreless but took a penalty), was named coach of ...

May 11, 2017 8:40 pm


News, notes from Komets' party

A few things from the Komets' annual end-of-season party and jersey auction, which took place tonight at the Appleseed Room in Memorial Coliseum. -- The team raised $22,600 for ch ...

May 9, 2017 11:00 pm


A Cody Sol poster

We hadn't gotten a chance to publish this yet, but I thought some of you may want to print out a copy of it. It's a poster of the Komets' Cody Sol. If you're a fan of Sol, it might ...

May 8, 2017 10:50 pm


Which Komets would you bring back?

Before we get to the big question here, I need to inform you the Komets have changed the start time for Tuesday's end-of-season party. Doors at Memorial Coliseum will open at 6:30 ...

May 8, 2017 8:10 pm