Utica Comets News

Legendary Utica Devils to present new Comets team awards Friday

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets will host their inaugural season awards ceremony prior to Friday's game and both Tom McVie and Eric Weinrich will be in attendance to present awards named in their honor. Read More »

Utica Heat? Comets put rumors to rest, are here to stay

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - It was about this time last year when rumors began about the potential for Utica to become a host for a professional hockey team once again. Read More »

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Comets tame Monsters in overtime

CLEVELAND (WKTV) - Courtesy of a Pascal Pelletier game-winning goal, the Utica Comets lived to see another day as they defeated the Lake Erie Monsters in overtime, 3-2 on Thursday evening in Cleveland. Read More »

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Comets comeback falls short in Toronto

TORONTO, O.N.- The Utica Comets were unable to rebound from last evening's defeat in Syracuse, as they dropped a tight 3-2 decision to the Toronto Marlies on Sunday afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum. Read More »

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Crunch rally to stun Comets in overtime

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Utica Comets suffered a gut wrenching loss at the hands of their rivals, the Syracuse Crunch, 6-5 in overtime on Saturday evening at the War Memorial Syracuse. Read More »

Comets eliminated from playoffs after Wednesday loss

(WKTV) - Playoff hopes for the Utica Comets were dashed Wednesday after a 4-1 loss to the Rochester Americans at The Aud. David Marshall scored the lone goal for the Comets, with Ray Kaunisto... Read More »

Corrado back to Vancouver

VANCOUVER, B.C. (WKTV) - Vancouver Canucks President & General Manager Michael D. Gillis announced today that the Canucks have recalled defenseman Frank Corrado from the AHL Utica Comets. Read More »

Five goal second carries Comets past Marlies

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets used a team record five-goal second period to surge past the visiting Toronto Marlies on Friday evening in front of a sold out and rambunctious Utica Memorial Auditorium. Read More »

Brandon DeFazio named Utica Comets 2013-14 IOA/American Specialty Man of the Year

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets are proud to announce that Brandon DeFazio has been named the team's winner of the IOA/American Specialty AHL Man of the Year award for his outstanding contributions to the Utica community during the 2013-14 season. Read More »

Pelletier's three points leads Comets past Wild

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - After a tough two game set with Abbotsford, the Utica Comets rebounded nicely on Sunday with a 3-2 victory over the Iowa Wild at the Utica Memorial Auditorium. Read More »

Comets fall in OT at home to Heat

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets recorded a franchise record 44 shots on goal but were defeated 2-1 by the Abbotsford Heat on Friday evening at the Utica Memorial Auditorium. Read More »

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Comets keep playoff hopes alive with shootout win

UTICA, N.Y. - It took a shootout, but the Utica Comets pulled out a thrilling victory, 4-3 over the Miwaukee Admirals at the Utica Memorial Auditorium on Sunday evening. Read More »

Comets keep playoff hopes alive with win over Penguins

WILKES-BARRE, P.A. - The Utica Comets inched closer to the playoff line in the Western Conference as they gritted out another close game with a 2-1 victory over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Saturday evening at Mohegan Sun Arena. Read More »

Comets fall short at Aud against Phantoms

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - A come from behind effort from the Utica Comets came up just short in the third period, as they dropped a tough 4-3 decision to the Adirondack Phantoms on Friday evening at the Utica Memorial Auditorium Read More »

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Comets beat Abbotsford 3-1 to stay in playoff hunt

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets righted the ship and earned a weekend split, as they collected a 3-1 victory over the Abbotsford Heat on Saturday evening at the Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre. Read More »

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Comeback Comets shock B-Sens

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - A thrilling come from behind effort gave the Utica Comets their fourth straight victory, a 6-5 decision over the Binghamton Senators at Broome County Veterans Arena on Saturday evening. Read More »

O'Reilly wins it in shootout on Irish Night for Comets

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets continue to roll as they picked up their third straight victory with a 2-1 shootout decision over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in front of a sold-out Utica Memorial Auditorium on Friday evening. Read More »

Jensen wins it again for Comets in shootout

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets overcame a strong Oklahoma City run during the third period and surged past the Barons with a 4-3 victory in a shootout Wednesday night at the Utica Memorial Auditorium. Read More »

Canucks trade Luongo, get Markstrom & Matthias

The Canucks have traded Roberto Luongo to Florida for Jacob Markstrom and Shawn Matthias. Read More »

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Ericksson mutes Sound Tigers

BRIDGEPORT, C.T. - The Utica Comets snapped a three game losing streak as they quieted the Bridgeport Sound Tigers with a 2-1 victory at Webster Bank Arena in Connecticut Sunday afternoon. Read More »

Phantoms slip past Comets, 3-2

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets dropped a nail biter on home ice, a 3-2 decision to the Adirondack Phantoms. Despite a 29-23 shots on goal advantage, the Comets surrendered a late goal to drop their third contest in a row. With the defeat, Utica fell to 22-26-3-4 on the season. Read More »

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Comets game Friday vs Adirondack sold out

UTICA, N.Y. - The Utica Comets have announced that Friday night’s game against the Adirondack Phantoms is SOLD OUT. Read More »

Markstrom and Crabb too much for Comets

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets were unable to build on a productive weekend, as they were shutout for the first time in franchise history on home ice, 3-0 to the San Antonio Rampage. Read More »

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Devils snap Comets' win streak

ALBANY, N.Y. (WKTV) - A weary Utica Comets squad put in a valiant effort in their third game in as many nights, but came up just short in a 2-1 defeat to the Albany Devils. Read More »

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Comets extend win streak to four games

UTICA, N.Y. - For the first time in franchise history, the Utica Comets completed a third period come from behind victory, as they defeated the Binghamton Senators 3-2. Read More »

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