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Celebrating Komets' Sol

The Komets' roster may remain a bit of a mystery, but we know one of the big names from the team that is going to be back this season: Cody Sol. So I thought I'd help you celebrate ...

July 31, 2018 11:00 pm


ECHL names manager of officiating

Stephen Thomson, 28, who spent the last four years officiating in the ECHL, has been named manager of officiating by the league. Thomson was one of the two referees — the oth ...

July 23, 2018 9:20 pm


All things connected to Komets

It never ceases to amaze me how all of the hockey world seems tied to the Komets. Wherever I go, there is someone who is a fan of the K's. Pick about any hockey organization on the ...

July 22, 2018 10:40 pm


K's GM asks for patience; affiliation update

Komets general manager David Franke knows the fans are getting a little antsy. With the nucleus of last season’s team, which was one goal from making it to the Kelly Cup fina ...

July 18, 2018 9:00 pm


Bartus from K's to Greenville?

A well-placed source told me tonight that Garrett Bartus, who had been with the Komets, is signing with the Greenville Swamp Rabbits. That team is now coached by former Komets forw ...

July 18, 2018 8:20 pm


Ex-Komet Thomas signs AHL deal

Former Komet Kyle Thomas has signed a deal with the AHL's Utica Comets, the team announced. Thomas last skated with Fort Wayne in 2016-17.  Thomas, 28, played the majority o ...

July 17, 2018 10:30 pm


Komets get 2-time Kelly Cup champion goalie

Kelly Cup-winning goaltender Lukas Hafner and center Kevin Miller have signed with the Komets for the 2018-19 season, the club announced today.

July 16, 2018 2:10 pm


Ex-Komet Chaulk renews contract as Brampton coach

Colin Chaulk, the former Komets captain, has renewed his contract as coach of the ECHL’s Brampton Beast. This will be his fourth season with Brampton.

July 15, 2018 12:39 pm


Maggio re-signs with AHL team

Daniel Maggio, who split time last season between the Komets and Tucson of the higher-level American Hockey League, has re-signed with the Roadrunners. Maggio, who plays forward ...

July 12, 2018 8:50 pm


Former Komet Larraza retires

Zac Larraza, who had seven goals and 25 points in 34 games last season with the Komets, announced he is retiring from hockey at the age of 25 to go into medical device sales. He pl ...

July 10, 2018 8:40 pm


Komets re-sign Sol, Crunk

Defenseman Cody Sol and forward Taylor Crunk are back in the fold for the Komets, agreeing to terms and being added to the preseason roster, the team announced Monday. Sol, 27, r ...

July 2, 2018 7:00 pm