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Komets lose to Toledo

Despite getting two goals from Matt Firman, the Komets lost again -- 4-2 to the Toledo Walleye at Memorial Coliseum on Saturday night.

It was the fifth loss in six games for the Komets, who play their next five games on the road and don't return to the Coliseum until Dec. 12.

Despite the loss, Komets coach Al Sims said he was satisfied with the effort of his team, which has suffered a plethora of injuries and lost defenseman Daniel Maggio in the first two minutes because he removed his elbow pad before fighting.

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 jcohn@jg.net.

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