In return, the Komets acquired 6-foot-2, 217-pound Brock Montgomery from the Solar Bears who scored 13 goals and 37 points last year in 58 games with 73 penalty minutes. He scored nine goals and 24 points in 45 games a rookie two years ago with Idaho.
The Komets also announced that forward Mike Montagna has accepted an invitation to the Fort Wayne training camp. Montagna, 23 and a 5-11, 185-pound forward, played 28 games last season for Oswego-SUNY, scoring 14 goals and 30 points while being named all-conference third team.
The Komets have 18 players on their preseason roster, including one goaltender, six defensemen and 11 forwards. Training camp opens Oct. 3.