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Leef 1st in warm-ups; Fucale in net for K's

A couple things of note from warm-ups between the Komets and the Brampton Beast: Jackson Leef, who plays for Brampton and is making his debut in his hometown, was on the ice before ...

November 22, 2018 7:40 pm


Roy won't play for K's

Marco Roy will not play this week, Komets general manager David Franke said, as Roy recovers from the concussion he suffered at Rapid City, South Dakota, Nov. 9 on a hit from Adam ...

November 21, 2018 12:40 am


Facing Komets to be 'surreal' for Leef

When Jackson Leef skates on to the Memorial Coliseum ice Thursday night as a member of the Brampton Beast, he'll look toward the corner seats and it'll undoubtedly conjure up a mil ...

November 21, 2018 6:50 pm


Special Bob Chase bobblehead coming Thursday

As part of the Bob Chase Memorial Thanksgiving Game against the Brampton Beast, the Komets will be selling special Bob Chase bobbleheads to benefit WOWO's Penny Pitch charity. Th ...

November 20, 2018 7:30 pm


Komets' Roy on ice Tuesday

The Komets' Marco Roy, who has been out since he was hit by Rapid City's Adam Marsh on Nov. 9, is going to be back on the ice Tuesday. It will be his first skate since he entered t ...

November 19, 2018 11:30 pm


Slow starts for K's must go

TOLEDO, Ohio – I knew. You knew. And you can bet that Toledo knew. The Komets are slow starters. It showed tonight. “We talked about getting off to a quick start, ...

November 18, 2018 12:20 am


Hafner to start for K's

TOLEDO, Ohio – Lukas Hafner, who is a native of Toledo, will be in net tonight for the Komets. He had missed the 4-1 loss to the Cincinnati Cyclones on Friday night because o ...

November 17, 2018 6:30 pm


Poor start leads to Komets' 2-1 loss

TOLEDO, Ohio – Slow starts. They are something the Komets need to fix. A wretched first period led to their 2-1 loss to Toledo that dropped them to 5-8-0 this season, inclu ...

November 17, 2018 10:00 pm


Batherson's goal vs. Wings

OK, it may pain me a bit to bring this to you, since it comes against my Detroit Red Wings, but here video of Drake Batherson's goal on his first NHL shot for the Ottawa Senators. ...

November 16, 2018 8:40 pm


Hodgman stays hot; K's lose to Cincy

Zach Fucale was back in the Komets’ lineup Friday night. Despite making a terrific save early in the first period – he foiled Alex Wideman at the end of a 3-on-1 rush & ...

November 16, 2018 10:50 pm


Former Komet into ECHL Hall of Fame

Rick Judson, who played for the Komets in the United Hockey League in 2000-01, will be inducted into the ECHL's Hall of Fame as part of the 2019 All-Star Classic in Toledo, Ohio. ...

November 15, 2018 5:00 pm


On Komets' Trine practice, Irons' game

ANGOLA -- It may have only been 20 to 30 people, but it's been a long while since I've seen that many people go to a Komets practice and stay the whole time.

November 14, 2018 1:30 pm


Fucale back to K's

Goaltender Zach Fucale has been reassigned to the Komets by the NHL’s Vegas Golden Knights, after a stint with the American Hockey League’s Chicago Wolves during which ...

November 14, 2018 6:00 pm


Komets to practice at Trine

There's an interesting opportunity for fans of the Komets coming up Wednesday and Thursday, when the team will practice at Thunder Ice Arena at Trine University in Angola from 10 t ...

November 12, 2018 8:00 pm


Ross does have AHL deal

Since my earlier post, I had a couple sources tell me that Garret Ross is going to sign with Milwaukee of the American Hockey League. So I was on the right track. And that explains ...

November 12, 2018 4:20 pm