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Parting Schotts

A Daily Gazette sports blog
Ken Schott blogs about college hockey & more
Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014

NFL Pregame Shows Thursday Night Sound Bites: CBS' and NFL Network's 'NFL Thursday Night Kickoff'

Here are the sound bites from CBS' and NFL Network's "NFL Thursday Night Kickoff" pregame show. The quotes are provided by the CBS NFL Network PR departments. CBS’ James Brown’s Interview with Baltimore Ravens Owner Steve Bisciotti CBS’ James Brown sat down with Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti for an ...
Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014

NFL Pregame Shows Thursday Night Sound Bites: NFL Network's 'NFL GameDay Kickoff'

Here are the sound bites from NFL Network's "NFL GameDay Kickoff" pregame show. The quotes are provided by the NFL Network PR department. CBS’ Bill Cowher’s Interview with Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger Former Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Bill Cowher sat down with Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger: On the seven ...
Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014

HBO won't produce '24/7: Road to the Winter Classic' this year

HBO won't be producing a "24/7: Road to the Winter Classic" series this year. The cable network sent an email to The Canadian Press on Thursday, saying there was never an expectation that it would do such a show leading to the Winter Classic every year. The NHL said it ...
Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014

MLB postseason schedules set

The Major League Baseball postseason will start Sept. 30 when TBS televises the American League wild-card game. The next night, ESPN will have the National League wild-card game. TBS will be home to the AL division and championship series. Play-by-play man Ernie Johnson and analysts Ron Darling and Cal Ripken ...
Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014

Union, RPI competing in NCAA hockey's Frozen Four's finest (Updates with voting information)

Fans can vote starting Monday.
Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014

NHL announces rule changes for upcoming season

The National Hockey League announced some rule changes for this season. The one that caught my attention is that teams will change ends for the five-minute overtime period. This has been in use in college hockey the past couple of seasons. Here is the press release from the NHL on ...
Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014

49ers, Pac-12 Networks suspend Ted Robinson

Comment on Ray Rice situation draws two-weeks suspension.
Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014

NFL predictions Week 2 (with a challenge to Foss, McGuire)

Not a bad start to my weekly NFL picks. I went 10-6. That equalled my Daily Gazette colleague Mark McGuire, and was better than another Gazette colleague Sara Foss, who went 9-7. Am I starting a rivalry here? Perhaps. Maybe it’s because they failed to acknowledge in their blogs that ...
Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014

Week 3 college football TV schedule (Update No. 2)

Here is the Week 3 college football TV schedule 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. The list is now updated with the ESPN3 games Time Warner Cable will be showing. Thursday ...
Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014

Hunt for October continues on ESPN, MLB Network

The Hunt for October is heating up in Major League Baseball, and ESPN and MLB Network have announced broadcast schedules for the next few days. ESPN has added two games to its schedule. On Tuesday, ESPN will televise an National League Central Division showdown between the St. Louis Cardinals and ...

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