The Komets said goodbye to their three-game losing streak, defeating the Kalamazoo Wings 4-3 at Memorial Coliseum on Thursday night.
"Guentzel is expected to be in the lineup tonight when the Komets host Kalamazoo.”
November 22, 2012 in Ice Chips 2 comments
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November 17, 2012 in Ice Chips 15 comments
The Komets lost 5-0 to the Evansville IceMen at Memorial Coliseum on Saturday night, extending their losing streak to three games.
The Komets' Daniel Maggio was suspended one game and fined an undisclosed amount by the ECHL for cross-checking Toledo's Byron Froese in the face Friday.
November 17, 2012 in Ice Chips 4 comments
The Komets looked good late.But it was too late.They lost 2-1 to the Toledo Walleye at Memorial Coliseum, after giving up two power-play goals -- one after Daniel Maggio took a major penalty for cross-checking, the other after Lincoln Kaleigh Schrock got called for diving.
November 16, 2012 in Ice Chips 1 comment
The Komets have called up forward Mike Hoban from Dayton of the Federal Hockey League. Hoban was in training camp with Fort Wayne, and has eight goals and 14 points in nine games with the Demonz.
November 15, 2012 in Ice Chips 3 comments
The Komets are 7-3-1, but it's a little hard to figure out just how good they are because of the strength of schedule and all the injuries.
November 14, 2012 in Ice Chips
Thanks to the Kalamazoo Wings for retrieving the video of Colton Hayes giving Dan Nycholat a little peck on the "Kiss Cam" for a moment of levity late in the Komets' 6-2 loss at Wings Stadium on Saturday night.
November 13, 2012 in Ice Chips
I will be on the "BS Sports Show" at about 4:30 p.m. today, talking Komets and Movember.
November 13, 2012 in Ice Chips
Komets general manager David Franke said Bobby Chaumont is not someone who interests him at this time because he's a veteran. Chaumont was released in Scotland today.
KALAMAZOO, Mich. - The Komets' five-game winning streak, their longest of the season and the third longest in the entire ECHL, was snapped with a 6-2 loss to the Kalamazoo Wings tonight.
KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- Former Komets defenseman David Starenky was released by Toledo.
November 10, 2012 in Ice Chips 1 comment
The Komets' Colton Hayes has been fined by the ECHL for a spearing incident in Friday's 5-2 victory over Evansville.
Josh Brittain had two goals and an assist Friday, leading the Komets to a 5-2 victory over the Evansville IceMen at Memorial Coliseum.
The Komets extended their winning streak to five games, defeating the Evansville IceMen 5-2 at Memorial Coliseum on Friday night.
In a game played in the morning at the Huntington Center, the Komets scored three unanswered goals in the third period to defeat the Toledo Walleye 4-2 and extend their winning streak to four games.
TOLEDO, Ohio -- Stephon Thorne's third-period goal at the Huntington Center, in a rare morning game, gave the Komets a 4-2 victory over the Toledo Walleye.
TOLEDO, Ohio -- After two periods at the Huntington Center, the Komets and Toledo Walleye are still tied at 1.
TOLEDO, Ohio -- The wildest thing about this morning game is the noise. I heard the loudest shriek I have ever heard in my life from the kids, and I've covered four Super Bowls, Indy 500, been to Stanley Cup and NBA Finals, etc.
Still no word on the condition of Komets goaltender Marco Cousineau, who suffered a groin injury in the 6-5 victory at Kalamazoo, Mich., on Saturday.
November 5, 2012 in Ice Chips
KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- Paced by a hat trick by Thomas Beauregard, the Komets defeated the Kalamazoo Wings 6-5 this afternoon and nabbed their first three-game winning streak in the ECHL.
TOLEDO, Ohio --The Komets' first trip to Toledo since 1985 was a successful one.
November 2, 2012 in Ice Chips
The Komets only got one goal Saturday night -- from forward Josh Brittain -- but that was all they needed as they defeated the Gwinnett Gladiators 1-0 at Memorial Coliseum.
The ECHL on Saturday announced that Fort Wayne's Brent Henley has been suspended for one game and fined an undisclosed amount as a result of his actions in ECHL Game #55, Gwinnett at Fort Wayne, on Oct. 26.
October 27, 2012 in Ice Chips 3 comments
The Komets lost to the Gwinnett Gladiators 4-2 Friday at Memorial Coliseum in the first-ever meeting between the teams.
The ECHL has renewed its partnership with the MeiGray Group, which sells game-worn jerseys of league players, and that had caused some Fort Wayne fans to worry that a longtime tradition was coming to an end because of an exclusivity agreement.
October 25, 2012 in Ice Chips 5 comments