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Thomas' goal lifts Wings past K's

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – The Komets know plenty about how deadly a Kyle Thomas shot can be. And if they forgot, they were reminded of it tonight. Thomas snapped a shot from the r ...

October 19, 2018 10:40 pm


Don't freak out yet, Komets fans

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – OK, I know a lot of you are flat freaking out right now. I’m not going to tell you there aren’t some reasons to be concerned after the Komets&r ...

October 19, 2018 11:50 pm


Hafner in net for Komets

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – Lukas Hafner will get his first start in net tonight for the Komets, as they take on the Kalamazoo Wings in the first half of a home-and-home series. Rem ...

October 19, 2018 6:52 pm


Previewing Komets vs. Wings, more

It's been a bit dizzying to keep track of the lineup. And don't even get me started on the line combinations. But I can tell you this: The Komets got a lot bigger in short order.

October 18, 2018 5:20 pm


K's add offense with Kea

The Komets are continuing to try to improve their offense, trading defensemen Jeff King to the Idaho Steelheads today for 6-foot-4, 220-pound forward Justin Kea. Idaho had acquir ...

October 17, 2018 5:40 pm


Komets: suspension, injury updates

Taylor Crunk was suspended two games by the ECHL for his post-game cross-check of Cincinnati's Adrian Carbonara on Saturday night, after the Cyclones polished off a 5-2 victory ove ...

October 15, 2018 9:40 pm


Komets acquire forward J.C. Campagna

The Komets acquired forward J.C. Campagna from the Allen Americans for cash. Campagna (cam-PAN-ya), 25, started this season appearing in two games with the Allen Americans. Last ...

October 15, 2018 5:10 pm


Komets' captain injured

We're two games into the season – the Komets have won one and lost the other – and they've got some injury concerns already. Perhaps. Captain Jamie Schaafsma was lo ...

October 14, 2018 12:20 am


ECHL should review hit on Schaafsma

We already knew the ECHL would need to take a long look at what the Komets' Taylor Crunk did after the final horn blared Saturday night at Cincinnati, cross-checking Adrian Carbona ...

October 15, 2018 12:20 am


Crunk keeps rumbling, but K's lose

The Komets and Cincinnati Cyclones picked up where they left off during the playoffs – with a good bit of hatred – but this time the Cyclones ended up with a victory. ...

October 13, 2018 11:20 pm


Our Komets' season-preview package

I truly hope you supported The Journal Gazette -- the only daily newspaper in Fort Wayne -- and our coverage of the Komes by buying a copy of the paper today to get our comprehensi ...

October 12, 2018 2:50 am


Crunk, Hodgman lead K's to opening-night victory

INDIANAPOLIS – Taylor Crunk hadn’t scored a goal since the 2016-17 season. It didn’t take the rugged, bearded forward long to get this season started right for ...

October 12, 2018 10:40 pm


Analyzing Komets' season-opening win

INDIANAPOLIS – The thing that stood out for me about the Komets’ 3-1 season-opening victory over the Indy Fuel was the team’s speed at Indiana Farmers Coliseum. ...

October 13, 2018 12:00 am


Roy gets the 'A' for K's

INDIANAPOLIS -- Marco Roy, unsurprisingly, has the 'A' on his sweater tonight as alternate captain for the Komets for their regular-season opener at the Indiana Farmers Coliseum ag ...

October 12, 2018 7:50 pm


Update on Komets, Martineau

Phelix Martineau, who had been with Laval of the higher-level American Hockey League, is slated to fly in to Fort Wayne tonight, according to coach Gary Graham. However, it's unk ...

October 11, 2018 11:00 pm