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Makarov out for tonight's game

Strang back from Bloomington

Komets goaltender Andrey Makarov, who suffered a head injury in Wednesday's 3-2 overtime loss to Kalamazoo, won't be in the lineup tonight at Toledo, Ohio.

The team has brought back Max Strang from Bloomington of the Southern Professional Hockey League to take his place. He will likely back up Ben Meisner tonight.

Justin A. Cohn, pro sports coordinator for The Journal Gazette, has been covering the Fort Wayne Komets since 1997. His reporting includes game stories from home and away, features about the players and personalities associated with the Komets, plus coverage of issues affecting hockey at all levels. A native of Bloomfield Hills, Mich., Cohn graduated from Emory University in Atlanta. He can be reached at 260-461-8429 or by email at jcohn@jg.net.

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