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Parting Schotts

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Ken Schott blogs about college hockey & more
Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections 2014-15: Week 2

Three-way tie for first after Week 1
Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

'Slap Schotts' podcast, with Bangor Daily News' Mahoney, now available

The latest podcast of the "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment" is now available. Bangor Daily News Maine hockey beat writer Larry Mahoney was the guest To listen to the podcast, click here. The musical selections for the segment: The B-52's "Rock Lobster," Barry Manilow's "Weekend In New England" and ...
Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

Calgary Flames recall ex-Union player Jooris from Adirondack (updates with Jooirs' reaction)

If you were hoping to see former Union hockey standout Josh Jooris play for the Adirondack Flames against Rockford tonight at the Glens Falls Civic Center, forget it. The Calgary Flames recalled the 24-year-old Jooris from Adirondack Thursday morning. He will replace David Jones on the roster. Jones was placed ...
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Week 7 NFL TV schedule

Week 7 of the NFL season kicks off Thursday with an AFC East matchup between the New York Jets and New England Patriots. Here is the Week 7 schedule. Announcers, in order of play-by-play, analyst and sideline reporter, are in parentheses: Thursday CBS6 (WRGB) and NFL Network — N.Y. Jets ...
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

NFL predictions Week 7

The even weeks of the NFL picking season have been unusual. In Weeks 2 and 4, I, along with Daily Gazette colleagues Sara Foss and Mark McGuire, have struggled with our selections. Week 6 last week was different. We posted very good records. However, there was one oddball game. Carolina ...
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Mahoney talks Union-Maine on Thursday's 'Slap Schotts'

We will look at this weekend's Union-Maine non-conference college series with veteran Bangor Daily News Black Bears hockey writer Larry Mahoney on Thursday's "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment." The segment, part of Rodger Wyland's "Big Board Sportstalk," will start at 11:05 a.m. Mahoney will give us some insight on the ...
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Union's Vecchione named ECAC Hockey player of the week

Union sophomore center Mike Vecchione was named ECAC Hockey player of the week on Tuesday. Vecchione had two goals and two assists in Union's victories over American International and New Hampshire over the weekend. He scored a short-handed goal in the 7-3 triumph over AIC. The other award winners were ...
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Week 8 college football TV schedule (updated)

Here is the updated Week 8 college football TV schedule, with the ESPN3 games that will be on Time Warner Cable. Announcers (where available), in order of play-by-play, analyst and sideline reporter, are in parentheses. Announcers and schedules are subject to change. Thursday ESPN3 — West Alabama at Shorter, 7 ...
Monday, Oct. 13, 2014

College Hockey Slap Schotts: Seeing the lights

When I went over to Messa Rink a couple of weeks ago, I was struck by how bright it looked inside the rink. For a moment, I thought that Union had gotten a retractable roof and was letting the sun shine in. But that wasn’t the case. Instead, a new ...
Monday, Oct. 13, 2014

Union moves up to second in hockey poll (updated)

When Union faces Maine on Friday in Orono, Maine, it will do so as the No. 2 team in the country. The defending NCAA hockey-champion Dutchmen moved from fifth to second in the latest poll on Monday. Union, which opened the season with weekend wins over American International and ...

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