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The Komets expect center Leo Thomas (concussion) to be back in the lineup Thursday against the Dayton Gems.

Forward Brad MacMillan, however, has been moved to 30-day injured reserve with his shoulder separation and won't be eligible to return until about Feb 13.

As for forward Mitch Woods, who has a leg injury, the Komets didn't have a good estimation on when he'd be back.

For those wanting more detail on the alleged Nick Boucher incident in Flint, check the comments under this post, where a Flint fan gives a breakdown.

How is this for the all-time greatest box score in hockey history? Click here, then watch the video posted to the right.

More awesome video here: Clickity this.

As a reminder, the "We've got Game" internet radio show with Justin A. Cohn and Ben Smith will start April 6. I will remind you of it here, but you could help the cause by following us on Twitter, and on our page at Facebook and on our home page, from where the show will actually stream.

More details to follow on the show's inaugural broadcast.

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