Darren Archibald



  • DOB: 2/9/1990
  • Ht: 6-3
  • Wt: 212
  • Shoots: L
  • Years on Team: 3
  • Hometown: Newmarket, ON

Season Notes: Registered most goals in Comets history in a single season with 23rd goal on Apr. 15 vs. Hartford, also amassed two assists for three point night. Game winning goal with two assists on Mar. 12 vs Binghamton. Scored game winning goal on Feb. 24 vs. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. Tallied game tying goal on Feb. 20 at Albany with a shorthanded goal. Scored overtime game winning goal on Jan. 11 vs Syracuse and Nov. 19 vs. Rochester. Recorded sixth multi-goal game of his career with a two-goal game, including the overtime game winning goal, on Nov. 12 vs Hartford. 

2015-16: Skated in 51 games with the Comets scoring 10-9-19 and totaling 96 PIM, the most on the team. Began the season with Kalamazoo scoring two goals in six games. 

Pro Career: Led Comets in 2014-15 with 107 PIM. Scored first goal as a Comet on Oct. 19, 2013 against Rochester. Made NHL debut on Oct. 25, 2013 at St. Louis. Recorded first NHL point with an assist on Nov. 2, 2013 vs. Toronto.

Amateur Career: Played 186 career OHL games from 2008-2011. Finished ninth in the OHL with 41 goals in 2010-11, split between Barrie and Niagara. Finished third on the Colts in scoring in 2008-09 with 49 points (25g, 24a).

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