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Last updated: October 27, 2011 2:05 p.m.

Players happy with moves

Justin A. Cohn
The Journal Gazette
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Henley

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Lovell

I spoke with several Komets players over the last couple days and they are pleased with the moves to bring Brent Henley and Jamie Lovell in, though I don't anticipate either being in the lineup Saturday.

The players I spoke to -- who shall remain nameless -- warned that no one should think either Henley or Lovell will be "saviors," but that they solidify what is clearly the weakest part of the team -- the blue line.

The one concern I heard voiced several times: The bad penalties that Henley has sometimes been prone to giving up.

This clearly sets up some battles to stay on the roster, though. I don't think it's any secret that David Starenky and Tristin Llewellyn can't afford to play poorly right now.

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