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Reviewing Game 5 loss

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- Before I forget, I want to thank the Missouri Mavericks' staff for their hospitality at the Independence Events Center.

Everything was awesome.

Click here to read the game story off the Mavericks' 5-2 victory over the Komets.

Brett Smith has been battling through a lot: Click here.

I did some new things with the video recap: Click here and tell me what you think.

They were chanting Gerry Festa's name here. Click here to read a local story on him.

Here's a game story out of the other local newspaper: Click here.

I'll check in when I get back to Fort Wayne. Or, you can always check me out on Twitter: @jgkomets.

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