FORT WAYNE, IN. (WANE) – A fourth member of the Komets 2013-14 roster is heading overseas. According to a report from Blake Sebring of the News-Sentinel, Komets forward Chris Auger has signed with a European team. Auger declined to state which team.
Auger tallied 29 goals and 55 points last season with the Komets, finishing second on the team in both categories.
According to the report, Auger’s decision was based largely on a hefty increase in salary. The 26-year-old added that he doesn’t expect to be the last member of the current roster to sign overseas, but he wouldn’t comment on any specific players.