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Ice Chips

  • Some updates for you
    I don't have anything new to report on the alleged merger between the ECHL and CHL -- wouldn't it actually be an absorption of the CHL?
  • 18 Komets road games on TV this season
    Eighteen Komets road games this season will be broadcast live on MyTV Fort Wayne. Play-by-play duties will be handled by 21 Alive’s Tommy Schoegler and Kent Hormann.
  • Komets sign three players
    The Komets added goaltender Eric Levine, forward Nicola Levesque and defenseman Paul Arnott to their roster Tuesday, giving them 24 players so far for the upcoming season.

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