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That's a goaltending duel

The Komets lost 1-0 to the Wheeling Nailers, who got 44 saves from Peter Delmas. Jeff Deslauriers had 28 saves for Fort Wayne. From Feb. 24, 2013. By Justin A. Cohn

Amazing goaltending action

Check out the video from the Komets' 1-0 loss to the Wheeling Nailers at Memorial Coliseum, in which Peter Delmas stole the show, but Jeff Deslauriers was pretty darned good, too. There's also a lot of hitting to be seen.

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