KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- The hard work of John Dubar set it up. And Eric Giosa had one of the prettiest goals of the season to win it for the Komets, 2-1, at Wings Stadium.
January 30, 2013 in Ice Chips 2 comments
Former Komet Leo Thomas of Pensacola has been suspended for the rest of the season and the playoffs following what the Southern Professional Hockey League called "an incident involving fans" at the end of the Pensacola-Louisiana game Friday night.
January 29, 2013 in Ice Chips
And this isn't it: The CHL is adding another team in Brampton, Ontario.
January 23, 2013 in Ice Chips 6 comments
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January 23, 2013 in Ice Chips 16 comments
Defenseman Daniel Maggio is excited to participate in the ECHL All-Star Game.
January 22, 2013 in Ice Chips 1 comment
The Komets and the Vera Bradley Foundation have planned their second annual "Pink the Rink" weekend Feb. 1 and 2 to raise money to fight breast cancer and to promote awareness for early detection and treatment, the club said today.
January 22, 2013 in Ice Chips
We have a story today looking at the difference between the Komets at Memorial Coliseum (bad) and the Komets on the road (decent).
January 21, 2013 in Ice Chips 3 comments
In the All-Star Game skills competition, the Komets' Daniel Maggio will compete for the hardest shot and the most accurate shot Tuesday night in Loveland, Colo.
Forward Luca Caputi has been called up to Norfolk of the American Hockey League.
January 21, 2013 in Ice Chips 3 comments
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January 19, 2013 in Ice Chips 3 comments
KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- The most grueling stretch of the season -- perhaps any season in Komets history -- is over.The Komets' 25th game in 44 days ended with a 3-2 loss to the Kalamazoo Wings, in front of 4,039 fans, about 400 of them from Fort Wayne, at Wings Stadium on Saturday night.
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The Komets had a chance to pull into a tie for first place in the North Division, but they squandered it with a 5-3 loss to the Toledo Walleye at Memorial Coliseum on Friday night.
January 18, 2013 in Ice Chips 8 comments
Additionally, the ECHL has added 10 more players for the All-Star game next Wednesday.
January 17, 2013 in Ice Chips 6 comments
Mike Hoban scored the lone goal in the third period as the visiting Komets beat Evansville 1-0 on Wednesday.
January 16, 2013 in Ice Chips 8 comments
They won't be in the lineup tonight at Evansville, but the Komets have a lot of help on the way.
January 16, 2013 in Ice Chips 6 comments
The Komets are hopeful that Luca Caputi, who had been sidelined with a shoulder injury, will be back in the lineup Wednesday at Evansville.
January 15, 2013 in Ice Chips 3 comments
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That's good news for the Komets, assuming he is on his way back, because I've heard that Brent Henley is going to Lake Erie of the AHL.
January 15, 2013 in Ice Chips 7 comments
Former Komets forward Matt Syrocznski was released by Florida after one game. He was scoreless.
January 14, 2013 in Ice Chips 8 comments
Goaltender Kenny Reiter was exceptional -- he stopped 32 of 33 shots and all four shootout attempts he faced -- and the Komets defeated the Cincinnati Cyclones 2-1 in front of 5,437 fans at U.S. Bank Arena on Friday night.
January 11, 2013 in Ice Chips
The Komets have also called up Nick Wheeler from Dayton of the Federal Hockey League.
January 10, 2013 in Ice Chips 4 comments
The Komets have lost two more players to American Hockey League teams today.
January 10, 2013 in Ice Chips 7 comments
You think Toledo coach Nick Vitucci scouted the Komets much last season?
Corey Elkins of the Komets has been named ECHL player of the week for the week of Dec. 31 to Jan. 6, the league announced today.
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January 6, 2013 in Ice Chips 10 comments
The Komets missed some golden opportunities to tie the game late and lost, 4-2, to the Cincinnati Cyclones at Memorial Coliseum on Friday.
Here's what Komets general manager David Franke had to say about Daniel Maggio making the All-Star Team:
January 3, 2013 in Ice Chips 19 comments
Rookie defenseman Daniel Maggio was selected to play in the ECHL All-Star Game on Jan. 23, when the stars take on the host Colorado Eagles. And forward Brandon Marino was completely snubbed.
January 3, 2013 in Ice Chips 9 comments
Corey Elkins scored in the third period of his first game with the Komets, as he was pulled down from behind, and it proved to be the game-winner in a 4-2 victory over the Gwinnett Gladiators.
The ECHL's starters for the game Jan. 22 in Loveland, Colo., have been announced. That game will pit ECHL stars against the host Eagles.
The Toledo Walleye has claimed Stephon Thorne, who was waived by the Komets on Tuesday.
January 2, 2013 in Ice Chips 2 comments