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Komets add two amateurs

The Komets added two amateurs to their playoff roster, who are eligible to compete immediately but do not count against the 19-man roster limit, per CHL rules.

They are forward Derek Roehl and defenseman Daniel Maggio. Roehl, 23, recently completed his season with Western Michigan with 10 goals and 15 points in 40 games.

Maggio, 21, was with Oshawa of the Ontario Hockey League, scoring seven goals and 19 points on 66 games. He was the New York Rangers' sixth-round pick in the 2009 draft.

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 jcohn@jg.net.

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