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Ice Chips

  • Looks almost official
    Center Thomas Frazee posted on his twitter account he will play for the Komets this season.
  • Next great local hockey star?
    Karch Bachman is on track to a professional career in hockey. Possibly one in the NHL. It'll be fun to follow his development.
  • A possible new Komet
    No official word yet, but I'm hearing that the Komets may be completing a deal with Thomas Frazee, who had 24 goals and 47 points in 60 games last season with Quad City of the CHL.

Readying for final 10

What do the Komets have to do over the last 10 games? Click here to find out.

  • I'm way late with this, but I neglected to post it when it came out and wanted to: Ben Smith's story on Fort Wayne's junior hockey team.
  • Did you see the brutal hit from the Montreal vs. Boston game? Click here. And click here to read about it. This hit is not totally unlike the one that the Komets' Robin Bawa suffered at Orlando in the late 1990s, when he got that awful concussion toward the end of his career.

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