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Andy Zilch Named Voice of the Utica Comets

August 23, 2016 - Utica Comets President Robert Esche announced today that Andy Zilch has been named the play-by-play broadcaster for the team's fourth season in the American Hockey League. "We are extremely excited to have Andy on board as the voice of the Utica Comets," said Esche. "His energy and enthusiasm as well as his experience in the American Hockey League will be a great addition to our staff. He is a talented broadcaster, and we look forward to the high-caliber listening experience he will bring to our fans." Zilch joins the ... Full Story

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Comets Announce 2016-17 Schedule

August 22, 2016 - The Utica Comets and the American Hockey League have announced their 2016-17 regular season schedule. The fourth season of Comets hockey will begin with a Saturday-Sunday weekend series in Toronto when they face the Marlies on Oct. 15 at 1p.m., and Oct. 16 at 5p.m. Opening weekend in Utica will kick-off with an intra-division rivalry showdown when the Binghamton Senators visit The AUD on Wednesday, Oct. 26. It will continue with a Friday night contest against the Providence Bruins on Oct. 28. The Comets 2016-17 season ... Full Story

MSG Network Names Brendan Burke as Play-By-Play Announcer for the New York Islanders

August 11, 2016 - MSG Networks, the television home of the New York Islanders, today announced that Comets broadcaster, Brendan Burke, will be the Islander's new play-by-play announcer. He replaces Howie Rose, who had been calling Islanders games since 1995. Burke will team with Islanders legend Butch Goring to call all the action for the 2016-17 Islanders campaign. "It is an incredible honor to be joining MSG Networks and becoming part of the Islanders family," said Burke. "It's very humbling to think I am following in the footsteps of tw... Full Story

Utica to Battle with Syracuse in Preseason Series

August 3, 2016 - Comets will travel to Syracuse on Oct. 8, and host the Crunch the following day Utica Comets Director of Hockey Operations Pat Conacher has announced that the Comets will play a home and home preseason series against the Syracuse Crunch. The Comets will host the second game of the series at the Utica Memorial Auditorium on Sunday, Oct. 9 at 5 p.m. The first game of the series will be played at the Syracuse War Memorial on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 5 p.m. Ticketing information for the preseason game at The AUD will be announc... Full Story

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Utica Comets Minor League Hockey

League: American Hockey League
Home: Utica, New York
Affiliation: Vancouver Canucks
Website: Utica Comets site
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