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Ice Chips

  • Pretty great highlights
      Check out the video highlights above from the Komets 2-1 victory over the Indy Fuel in an overtime shootout at Memorial Coliseum.
  • K's douse Fuel with shootout win
    Komets forward Eric Faille left the game for a spell in the third period, after he took a stick to the face that required stitches.But he returned and it was a good thing for the Komets; he had one of their two goals in an overtime shootout,
  • Meurs does it again
    Right wing Garrett Meurs has made another great play and it has the Komets up 1-0 on the Indy Fuel after two periods at Memorial Coliseum.

Some updates

The Komets have released goaltender Max Strang, so it looks as if Andrey Makarov will be back from his head injury in time for Friday's game at Elmira, N.Y.

Our old friend Greg Rajan had this sad story: Click here.

What did you think of the fracas in Vancouver vs. Calgary game on Saturday night? Bob Hartley and John Tortorella are not my favorite coaches, but I'll side with Tortorella on this one. If another coach puts the goons out in the starting lineup, you have to respond in kind. That being said, silly for him to go to the Calgary locker room; what good could come of that?

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