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Ice Chips

  • Explaining ECHL/CHL lawsuit
    Many of you had interest in a post I had Aug. 21, regarding an appellant brief that was filed Jan.
  • Wolcottville player invited to prospects game
    Karch Bachman of Wolcottville was one of 42 players selected to compete in the CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game on Sept. 25 in Buffalo, New York.
  • Komets acquire Severyn
    C.J. Severyn, a left wing who had 34 goals and 79 points in 109 ECHL games over the last two seasons with Orlando, is a now a member of the Komets.

Lots to read on K's, more

I'm on vacation for a couple of weeks, so thanks to the rest of the Journal Gazette staff for picking up my coverage while I'm out. Ben Smith has a story on the Komets' signings of Lincoln Kaleigh Schrock and Mike Embach. Click here to read it.

This is humorous, on the recent draft of Fort Wayne's Blake Siebenaler to the Columbus Blue Jackets: Click here.

Colin Chaulk is returning to the Kalamazoo Wings this season as an assistant coach: Click here.

Finally, as you may know, Komets coach Gary Graham is the owner of Pyromaniac Fireworks in Fort Wayne. If you bring canned goods to him to benefit the Community Harvest Food Bank, he'll give you a free sample of fireworks. Spread the word. It runs through July 6.

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