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Graham getting started

Things are ramping up for former Komets assistant coach Gary Graham, a Fort Wayne native, who is now the head coach of Pensacola in the Southern Professional Hockey League.

He had a free-agent camp preceding training camp, and he talks about the NHL lockout in this story: Click here.

Looks like Graham is following the Komets' method of signing former Neumann College players: Click here.

By the way, I've been trying to figure out who is in camp with the Federal League's Dayton Demonz -- Wait, they named the team Demonz? Ugh. -- and this is what I came up with: Click here.

Theoretically, the Komets could send players to Dayton, or call some up from there.

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