Utica Comets News

Comets beat Flames 3-0 in thrilling home opener

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets returned to the Utica Memorial Auditorium for the first home game of the 2014-15 season and blanked the Adirondack Flames with a final score of 3-0. Read More »

Horvat joins Comets for home opener

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - When the Comets take to the ice at the Utica Memorial Auditorium for their home opener Wednesday night against Adirondack, they'll have Bo Horvat, the ninth overall pick of the NHL Draft, in uniform. Read More »

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Comets blanked by champs in Texas

(WKTV) - Despite 29 shots on goal, the Comets were shutout 1-0 by Jussi Rynnas and the Texas Stars Saturday Night at the Cedar Park Center. Read More »

Corrado heading back to the NHL

(WKTV) - Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the Canucks have recalled defenseman Frank Corrado from the AHL Utica Comets. Read More »

Markstrom shuts down Rampage

SAN ANTONIO - Jacob Markstrom returned to the AT&T Center for the first time since being traded at the NHL Trade Deadline last season, and paced the Comets to a 3-0 win over the San Antonio Rampage Friday night. Read More »

Comets fall in OT, take 3 of 4 points from Marlies in opening weekend

TORONTO, Ont. (WKTV) - The Comets let a third period lead slip away in Toronto, as the team lost 3-2 in overtime to the Toronto Marlies Sunday afternoon at the Ricoh Coliseum. Read More »

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Comets open 2014-15 season with win over Marlies

TORONTO, Ont. (WKTV) - Led by the team’s power play unit, the Utica Comets kicked off the franchise’s second season with a 2-1 victory over the Toronto Marlies at the Ricoh Coliseum, on Saturday afternoon. Read More »

Comets with three goalie attack heading into season

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Comets open a new season Saturday and will have three goalies on the roster. Read More »

For one night in January, Utica will be at the center of the hockey world

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - With the AHL's announcement today naming the Comets, and the Utica Memorial Auditorium as the hosts for the 2015 AHL All-Star Classic on January 25th and 26th, Utica has officially become one of the premier hockey towns in the country. Read More »

Excitement for Comets builds as ASG announced

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - While the Utica Comets prepare to open their second season in the AHL, the league announced Tuesday that its annual All-Star Classic will be held at the Utica Memorial Auditorium on January 25-26, 2015. Read More »

Utica to host 2015 AHL All-Star Classic

(WKTV) - Utica Comets, American Hockey League and local officials gathered at the Utica Memorial Auditorium on Tuesday afternoon to announce that the 2015 AHL All-Star Classic will be played at the... Read More »

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Comets, AHL to make 'major announcement' Tuesday

(WKTV) - The Utica Comets and American Hockey League tell WKTV exclusively that they will soon announce a "major" news conference scheduled for Tuesday. Details on the exact reason... Read More »

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Comets close out preseason slate with 4-1 win over Flames

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (WKTV) - Riding Wacey Hamilton’s three point night, the Utica Comets wrapped up their preseason slate of games with a 4-1 win over the Adirondack Flames Saturday night, at the Glens Falls Civic Center. Read More »

Draw of Comets tickets brings long line of fans

(WKTV) - It's Comet fever and excitement is building for the team's second season. It's not May, and this isn't the Build-a-Bike giveaway. no, this is October, and these folks have been... Read More »

Comets defeat Flames in Rome

ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica Comets evened their preseason record to 1-1 with a 4-2 win over the American Hockey League’s newest franchise, the Adirondack Flames, at John F. Kennedy Arena on Friday night. Read More »

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Comets fall in preseason opener

WILKES-BARRE. Pa. - The Utica Comets opened up their three-game preseason schedule with a 4-2 loss at the hands of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Wednesday. Read More »

Comets continue camp with day two

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Training camp continued for the Comets with day two Tuesday featuing the debuts of familiar faces like Darren Archibald and Brandon DeFazio. Read More »

New Hartford hockey player hits the ice with the Utica Comets

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- Most people leave home to chase their dreams, but for Mike Zalewski his dreams have brought him back. Read More »

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Archibald among players coming to Comets

UTICA, N.Y. - As their training camp Monday, the Utica Comets found out fan favorite Darren Archibald is among seven players being sent by their parent club, the Canucks, who reduced their roster Monday. Read More »

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Comets getting more familiar faces

WKTV - Henrik Tommernes, Alex Friesen, Kent Huskins, John Negrin and Joe Cannata are among the players being sent to the Comets after the Canucks reduced their roster again Friday. Read More »

Zalewski heading to Comets

WKTV - New Hartford native Mike Zalewski is among the players heading to Utica after Vancouver reduced their roster Thursday. Read More »

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Comets preseason home game sold out

The Utica Comets and John F. Kennedy Civic Arena have announced that the Comets preseason game on Oct. 3 in Rome, NY is sold out. Read More »

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AHL, Comets schedule announced

(WKTV) - The American Hockey League has announced the schedule for the 2014-15 season. The schedule for the Utica Comets is as follows: Day    Date     ... Read More »

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Comets to host Flames at Kennedy Arena

Utica Comets President Robert Esche has announced that the club will host a preseason contest at the John F. Kennedy Civic Arena in Rome, NY on Friday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. Read More »

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Comets home opener scheduled for Oct. 22

(WKTV) - The Comets 2014-2015 season home opener will be Oct. 22, Rob Esche of the Utica Comets announced Tuesday. Read More »

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