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Embach ties it for K's

After two period at Memorial Coliseum, the Komets and Florida Everblades are tied at 1.

Fort Wayne's Mike Embach tied it at 7:02 of the second period, skating into the left circle, faking a shot and then sending the puck off the skate of a Florida defenseman and past goalie Trevor Cann.

Click here to see the goal.

Meanwhile, the Komets' power play continues to sputter. After coming into the night with the worst-rated power play in the ECHL in home games (9.7 percent), the Komets are 0 for 4.

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