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Parting Schotts

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Monday, Nov. 30, 2015

Oakville's Kosack commits to Union hockey

The Union College hockey team has received a commitment from Oakville Blades forward Josh Kosack for the 2017-18 season. "Proud to announce my commitment to Union College for 2017-2018 season. Thanks to everyone who has helped me along the way!" Kosack tweeted Monday. The 18-year-old Kosack leads the team in ...
Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015

Ex-Union's Carr recalled by Canadiens

Daniel Carr, Union College hockey's all-time leading scorer at the Division I level, has been recalled by the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday. Carr, who signed with the Canadiens following Union's 2014 NCAA title season, was playing with the AHL' St. John's IceCaps. He's fourth on the team in scoring with ...
Friday, Nov. 27, 2015

Ex-Union's Gostisbehere does it again for Flyers (updates with postgame video)

Shayne Gostisbehere did it again. The former Union defenseman scored a game-winning power-play goal in overtime for the second consecutive home game, giving the Philadelphia Flyers a 3-2 victory over the Nashville Predators at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. The Predators were called for too many men on the ...
Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015

Readers' ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Week 9

The Daily Gazette readers’ Week 9 ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Matthew Ruffini (44-21-7 95 points) Friday RPI vs Western Michigan- RPI 4-3 Brown vs Colgate- Colgate 4-2 Arizona State at Clarkson- Clarkson 3-0 Princeton at Maine- Maine 2-1 Quinnipiac at Umass- Quinnipiac 4-3 Dartmouth at Michigan- Michigan 5-1 Harvard vs ...
Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015

NFL 2015: Week 12 picks (and why I've quit on my Eagles)

The Philadelphia Eagles have quit on their fans. So, I have quit on the Eagles. I am no longer picking them the rest of this season. I don’t care if this means I lose to Gazette columnist Sara Foss in our head-to-head contest. The Eagles were an embarrassment at home ...
Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015

NFL 2015: Week 12 TV schedule

The NFL 2015 TV Week 12 schedule kicks off Thursday with the traditional Thanksgiving Day tripleheader. Word of advice: Avoid the Eagles-Lions game. It will be a turkey, and I’m an Eagles fan. CBS has the Sunday doubleheader. Here is the Week 12 schedule and the games that will be ...
Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015

ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections 2015-16: Week 9

Fourteen players, including yours truly, went 5-1-4 in Week 8 of The Daily Gazette ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections. Among them, Still Crazy In Section 17, Alan Kratzke Jr., GB-BE-ME, Achilles 375, Matthew Ruffini and Harvey Kagan, all pulled to within a point of first-place Brian Unger. Here are the standings, ...
Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015

College Football 2015: Week 13 TV schedule

The College Football 2015 Week 13 TV schedule kicks off tonight with two games. It’s a big rivalry week. Here is the schedule of games for the Capital Region. Announcers (where available), in order of play-by-play, analyst and sideline reporter, are in parentheses. Announcers and schedules are subject to change. ...
Monday, Nov. 23, 2015

Ex-Union's Gostisbehere scores game-winner for Flyers (updates with postgame video)

Former Union defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere scored a power-play goal 24 seconds into overtime Monday, giving the Philadelphia Flyers a 3-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Gostisbehere took a pass from Claude Giroux and fired a one-timer from the slot past goalie Eddie Lack, ...
Monday, Nov. 23, 2015

College Hockey Slap Schotts: Fit to be tied

College hockey tied one on over the weekend. Or should I say it tied a lot on. There were 21 games that went to overtime over the weekend. Of those, 17 ended in ties, including 11 on Friday night. Breaking that down, ECAC Hockey had four of the nine games ...

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