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Nick Boucher, left, guards the Sydney net.

Boucher jerseys available

Komets goaltender Nick Boucher spent his summer playing for the Sydney Bears in Australia, and the team is trying to offload some jerseys.

They are is selling for about $125 U.S., depending on the exchange rate. They have 10 of them.

They aren't game worn, but are authentic with the patches and such.

If you are interested, e-mail:

Brett Nelson Bond, the Bears' marketing manager, had this to say about Boucher: "Nick was simply amazing in net for us this year. Not only was he an awesome player, but all-around great guy. We have never had an import of his caliber or class come down here before and properly will never be able to find another one like him in the future."

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