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Ice Chips

  • Talked to new K's goalie Nagle
    I spoke to Komets goaltender Pat Nagle. Super nice guy. And I don't just say that because we're both from Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.
  • K's invading AHL camps
    When American Hockey League training camps opened today, there were lots of players under contract to play for the Komets this season who took part.
  • Bachman in Prospects Game
    The USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game, in which Karch Bachman of Walcottville, is playing will be on NHL a network at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Some fun things going on

There are some fun Komets promotions coming up: Click here and here.

  • What are they saying in Bloomington about what's going on with the Blaze and Komets? Click here.
  • Here's an interesting feature on Wichita coach Kevin McClelland: Click here.
  • Speaking of Wichita, mark your calendars for March 4, when it plays at Memorial Coliseum. Thunder goalie Adam Russo was trashing Fort Wayne goaltender Nick Boucher on Twitter and now has engaged in a spirited back-and-forth with Komets fans. His followers have grown by about 60 in the past day because of it. Click here.
  • We need some more entries for the Ice Chips contest: Click here. They're doing similar things elsewhere; I'm requiring much less work.

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