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Parting Schotts

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Ken Schott blogs about college hockey & more
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Blues sign ex-Union standout Welsh

Former Union hockey standout Jeremy Welsh has signed a one-year, two-way contract with the St. Louis Blues, the NHL team announced Tuesday. Welsh, who led the Dutchmen to the team's first Frozen Four appearance in 2012, split last season between the Vancouver Canucks and the AHL's Utica Comets. The 6-foot-3, ...
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

NBC Sports Group announces NHL broadcast schedule

NBC Sports Group announced its NHL broadcast schedule for the 2014-15 season on Tuesday. A total of 103 games will be televised during the regular season. Here is the schedule. It is subject to change: Date Away Home Network Time (ET) Wed., Oct. 8 Philadelphia Boston NBCSN 7:30 p.m. Wed., ...
Monday, July 21, 2014

NCAA hockey-champion Union welcomes 8 players to team

Union announced its 2014-15 recruiting class Monday. Eight players season — five forwards and three defensemen — make up the class. The forwards are Roman Ammirato, Spencer Foo, Tyler Hynes, Ryan Scarfo and Kevin Shier. The defensemen are JC Brassard, Nick DeSimone and Connor Light. They will help try to ...
Thursday, July 17, 2014

Union women's hockey announces six-player recruit class

The Union women's hockey team announced its six-player recruit class Thursday. There are three forwards -- Hannah Erickson of Achiever Academy, Erica Kelly of King's-Edgehill School and Nicole Russell Honeybaked). There are two defensemen -- defenseman Caitlyn McLaren of the Ottawa Lady Senators and Brandy Streeter of the Buffalo Bisons ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014

NBC Sports Group announces broadcast schedule for first 3 months of English Premier League soccer

The NBC Sports Group announced the first three months of its English Premier League soccer broadcast schedule on Wednesday. The season starts Aug. 16. NBCSN will have Manchester United vs. Swansea City at 7:45 a.m. Later that day, NBC televises Arsenal against Crystal Palace at 12:30 p.m. Here is the ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014

ValleyCats third baseman Davis moves up

The Houston Astros promoted third baseman J.D. Davis from the Tri-City ValleyCats to the Quad Cities River Bandits of the Class A Midwest League on Tuesday. Davis batted .279 in 30 games and the led the 'Cats with five homers. He was second on the team in RBI (20) and ...
Sunday, July 13, 2014

Gostisbehere interview on Flyers' website

Day 4 of the Philadelphia Flyers prospect development camp is done, and there is a quick interview and highlight with former Union defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere on the Flyers' website. To see it, click here. Gostisbehre's spot comes 36 seconds into the video. Follow @slapschotts on Twitter. Follow
Friday, July 11, 2014

Murray compares Gostisbehere to Coffey, Iafrate

In an interview with Randy Miller of, Lehigh Valley Phantoms head coach Terry Murray compared former Union defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere to Paul Coffey and Al Iafrate. To read Murray's comments in Miller's article, click here. Follow @slapschotts on Twitter. Follow @dgazettesports on Twitter.
Thursday, July 10, 2014

Gostisbehere interviewed after Day 1 of Flyers' prospect camp

Day 1 of the Philadelphia Flyers prospect development camp has concluded. Former Union defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere is in the camp. Gostisbehere, the Flyers' third-round selection in the 2012 NHL draft, helped the Dutchmen win the NCAA championship in April. He is featured in an interview on the Flyers' website. To ...
Thursday, July 10, 2014

Western Michigan hockey officially names Barr assistant coach

Former RPI player, Union assistant coach.

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