Blake Siebenaler of Fort Wayne has signed to play with the Niagara IceDogs of the Ontario Hockey League, one of the top junior leagues in the world, he confirmed on Twitter.
Jean-Michel Rizk, who was traded from the Komets to Alaska for Bobby Hughes, has been traded again.
The Bradford Rattlers of the Greater Metro Junior 'A' Hockey League posted on their website today that they have hired Al Sims to be their new coach.
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The Komets will retire the numbers of former goaltenders Chuck Adamson (1) and Nick Boucher (33) in a ceremony Oct. 26, the club announced today.
The Komets have sent the ECHL contract rights to defenseman Mathieu Gagnon to the Stockton Thunder for future considerations, the Thunder has announced.
Cody Reichard's first goaltending clinic was taught by Komets legend Robbie Irons. This season, Reichard will play at Memorial Coliseum – Irons' No. 30 hangs from the rafters there – and try to become the next celebrated Komets goalie.
The Komets said today they have acquired the rights to goaltender Cody Reichard of the Florida Everblades in exchange for future considerations.
Sign pair of defensemen to bring roster to 23
So, Komets fans (and fans of Fort Wayne sports in general), what do you think of this?
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'Lot to prove' after 2012-13, Franke says
Forward Mike Vaskivuo has agreed to terms for the 2013-14 season, and the rights to defenseman Daniel Maggio have been traded to San Francisco to complete the Simon Danis-Pepin deal, the Komets announced today.
The Komets have traded the rights to forward J.M. Rizk to Alaska to complete the deal that brought them center Bobby Hughes earlier in the week.
The Komets will host Wheeling at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 in their only home exhibition game.