Komets center Brett Smith, who has missed the last five games with a concussion, is hopeful he will be able to make the trip to Arizona and play against the Sundogs on Friday and/or Saturday. Smith has 14 goals and 42 points in 33 games.
Last updated: January 24, 2012 5:49 p.m.
Smith could return Friday
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.