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IceMen go for 2

The Evansville IceMen, who are moving from the CHL to the ECHL along with the Komets, have inked a second affiliation agreement with an NHL team. They have joined forces with the St. Louis Blues, having already aligned with the Columbus Blue Jackets.

If you are a Komets fan, this is where you insert your joke about them needing the Blues since the Blue Jackets probably won't send anyone.

This is interesting in that having double affiliations can be a mixed bag.

Read this story -- click here -- and it will tell you more.

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