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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 cool things

As you will see in the video above, former Komets goaltender Cody Reichard made SportsCenter's Top 10 on ESPN.

  • Speaking of former Komets, Mickey Lang was selected Player of the Week in the ECHL. He had seven goals and one assist as Orlando went 4-0-0.
  • I neglected to post this story off the Komets' 4-3 victory Sunday: Click here to read it.
  • No, Komets Dean and Christian Ouellet are not related. However, Dean has a brother named Christian and both have fathers named Guy.
  • As a reminder, all of our Komets videos -- and there are lots of them -- are kept in one place. Bookmark this page.
  • Did you see this? Click here.
  • I know some of you are fans of the Mad Ants. If so, please make sure you regularly check the Mad Antics blog: Click here.

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