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  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Komets captain Jamie Schaafsma launches a shot over the shoulder of Quad City goalie C.J. Motte to score a goal in the second period of their ECHL playoff game Saturday at Memorial Coliseum. Shaafsma's goal was his first of the playoffs and gave the Komets a 3-1 lead.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Shawn Szydlowski, right, celebrates with Jamie Schaafsma after Schaafsma scored a second-period goal against Quad City during Game 2 of their first-round ECHL playoff series Saturday at Memorial Coliseum. Szydlowski earned an assist on the goal that gave the Komets a 3-1 lead.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Quad City forward Jack Nevin, right, rifles a shot over the shoulder of Komets goalie Pat Nagel for a first-period goal Saturday at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Komets captain Jamie Schaafsma, center left, celebrates after beating Quad City goalie C.J. Motte to score a goal in the second period of their ECHL playoff game Saturday at Memorial Coliseum. Shaafsma's goal was his first of the playoffs and gave the Komets a 3-1 lead.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Komets forward Travis Ewanyk looks to take a shot on goal after crossing into the Quad City zone during the first period of their ECHL first-round playoff game Saturday at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Quad City's Brady Brassart, center watches the puck fly over the shoulder of and just outside the goalpost behind Komets goalie Pat Nagle during the second period Saturday at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Quad City's Guillaume Gelinas, left, and Jack Nevins touch gloves after Nevins scored a first-period goal against the Fort Wayne Komets during Game 2 of their first-round playoff series Saturday at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Komets defenseman Cody Sol left, tries to hold up Quad City's Alexander Kuqali near the blue line as the Mallards forward chases the puck into the Komets' zone during the second period of their ECHL playoff game Saturday at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Komets players Mike Embach, left, Kyle Thomas, center, and Ryan Lowney celebrate Embach's goal in the first period against the Quad City Mallards Saturday at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Mike Embach, right, skates around Quad City goalie C.J. Motte after the puck slips past Motte and into the goal during the first period Saturday at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Komets forward Garrett Thompson, left, and Quad City's Mike Wilson shove one another after a whistle in the first period of their first-round playoff game Saturday at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Komets forward Mike Cazzola, left, and Quad City's Nolan LaPorte tangle as the puck flips up between them during the second period on Saturday at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Jamie Schaafsma, left, skates past the puck after Quad City's Guillaume Gelinas poke checks the puck away from him in Saturday's playoff game at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Quad City forward Justin Kovacs, left, sweeps the puck toward the goal crease into the traffic of Komets goalie Pat Nagle, center, and defenseman Curtis Leonard during the second period Saturday at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Jamie Schaafsma, left, makes a rush as Quad City's Guillaume Gelinas reaches out to poke check the puck away from him in Saturday's playoff game at Memorial Coliseum.

  • Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette Komets players, from left, Ryan Lowney, Jamie Schaafsma, Mike Cazzola, Kyle Thomas and Shawn Szydlowski celebrate Schaafsma's goal in the second period that gave the Komets a 3-1 lead over Quad City on Saturday at Memorial Coliseum.

Monday, April 17, 2017 2:50 pm

Komets vs Quad City

Saturday's playoff game at Memorial Coliseum. Chad Ryan | The Journal Gazette