Former Komets Kenton Miller and Garrett Klotz have signed with the Indy Fuel, a new ECHL team.
This photo is of Patrick Kane wearing a Lincoln Kaleigh Schrock T-shirt.
Justin Hodgman, a former Komet who played in Russia the past two seasons, signed with Arizona, general manager Don Maloney announced.
Karch Bachman, a forward from Wolcottville, was named Wednesday to the U.S. Under-18 Select team roster. The 17-year-old Bachman, listed at 5-foot-11 and 178 pounds, plays at Culver Academies Prep.
The Komets added three defensemen to the roster for next season, re-signing William Lacasse and Matthew Maione while Drew Daniels has agreed to terms, completing a trade for future considerations made last season with Utah.
The Komets made valid qualifying offers to six players by the June 30 deadline, the ECHL announced today.
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The Komets have re-signed forwards Kaleigh Schrock and Mike Embach for the 2014-15 season, the club announced today. Schrock and Embach are the first two players to be named to the roster.
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As soon as he was drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets today, the natural question was thrown at Fort Wayne’s Blake Siebenaler, who grew up in the adjacent state.
Blake Siebenaler, a Fort Wayne native, was selected in the third round of the NHL draft today by the Columbus Blue Jackets. He went 77th overall. He is a defenseman.
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The Komets’ website, www.komets.com , won the ECHL’s Website Award of Excellence.
“I like it,” Komets president Michael Franke said. “I like being back with Colorado. We started to create a rivalry with them (in the CHL) … and we’re kind of excited about being able to take them on."
After every team in the Western Conference made the playoffs last season, this is an attempt to even things out. The potential travel in the playoffs is going up.
Gerard Gallant, who was an assistant coach with the Komets under Grant Sonier in 1998-99 (their last season in the old IHL), has been hired as coach of the Florida Panthers.
Komets play-by-play announcer Bob Chase was named the 2013-14 ECHL Broadcaster of the Year on Thursday at the annual league meetings in Las Vegas.