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Komeets Name Schaafsma Player/Assistant Coach

September 20, 2016 - Fort Wayne, IN-- The Komets announced Tuesday that veteran center Jamie Schaafsma has been named player/assistant coach and will join head coach Gary Graham on the Fort Wayne coaching staff while skating his second season with the Komets. Schaafsma will be replacing Konstantin Shafranov. Shafranov has decided to return to Russia to pursue his coaching career. Schaafsma, 33, will be entering his 13th pro season after scoring 25 goals and 39 points in 70 games last season with Fort Wayne. The veteran forward began his ca... Full Story

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Komets Ink Defenseman Shea

August 31, 2016 - Fort Wayne, IN-- The Komets announced Wednesday that they have added two more names to the 2016-17 preseason roster. Defenseman Bobby Shea and goaltender Garrett Bartus have agreed to terms. Shea, 26, will be entering his fourth pro season after spending most of last season appearing in 64 ECHL games with South Carolina while adding three AHL games in Hershey. The Harrison Township, Michigan native logged career highs and led Stingray defensemen with 24 assists and 29 points while leading South Carolina with 180 penalty min... Full Story

Komets Ink Defenseman Shea; Goalie Bartus Signs Tryout Agreement

August 31, 2016 - Fort Wayne, IN-- The Komets announced Wednesday that they have added two more names to the 2016-17 preseason roster. Defenseman Bobby Shea and goaltender Garrett Bartus have agreed to terms. Shea, 26, will be entering his fourth pro season after spending most of last season appearing in 64 ECHL games with South Carolina while adding three AHL games in Hershey. The Harrison Township, Michigan native logged career highs and led Stingray defensemen with 24 assists and 29 points while leading South Carolina with 180 penalty m... Full Story

Komets Add Four to Preseason Roster

August 17, 2016 - Fort Wayne, IN-- The Komets announced Wednesday that they have expanded the preseason roster to 24 players with the addition of a pair of defensemen and two forwards. Will Weber and Trevor Cheek have agreed to terms for a second campaign in Fort Wayne. Brady Vail has inked an agreement for 2016-17 and the Komets have acquired Dan Milan from Wichita in exchange for future considerations.Weber, 27, skated 64 games with the Komets last year scoring eight assists and 11 points while accumulating 103 penalty minutes. The defensem... Full Story


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Home: Fort Wayne, Indiana
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