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Parting Schotts

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Ken Schott blogs about college hockey & more
Monday, Sept. 28, 2015

Five ECAC Hockey teams in USCHO top 20 poll

The first college hockey poll of the season has been released Monday. Five ECAC Hockey teams are in the top-20 poll. Defending ECACH tournament champion Harvard is eighth. Yale, picked by the ECACH media to win the regular season, is 12th. Quinnipiac, the reigning ECACH regular season champions, is ...
Monday, Sept. 28, 2015

ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections' 7th season starts Thursday

The puck drops on the seventh season of my Daily Gazette ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections on Thursday. While Union and RPI don't begin their seasons until next Friday, Colgate opens its season with a two-game series at Mercyhurst on Saturday. So, we will get a head start. One slight change ...
Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015

YES Network to televise Berra funeral

The YES Network will televise the funeral of New York Yankees legend Yogi Berra on Tuesday. Coverage begins at 10 a.m. Berra, 90, died last Tuesday of natural causes. Follow @slapschotts on Twitter. Follow @dgazettesports on Twitter.
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015

NFL 2015: Week 3 TV schedule

The NFL 2015 TV Week 3 schedule kicks off Thursday with an NFC Easy showdown between Washington and the New York Giants. CBS has the Sunday doubleheader. Here is the Week 3 schedule and the games that will be seen in the Capital Region. Announcers, in order of play-by-play, analyst ...
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015

NFL 2015: Week 3 picks

My Week 2 NFL picks mirrored the play of my Philadelphia Eagles against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday — UGLY, UGLY, UGLY! Heck, I’m booing myself for how rotten I did. How bad was it? I went 6-10. I’m embarrassed. I feel shame. And I’ve made a vow — I ...
Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015

Ex-Union teammates Gostisbehere, Bodie shine in NHL preseason game in Philadelphia (updates with video)

It was Union College night at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere and New York Rangers defenseman Mat Bodie, who helped the Dutchmen win the 2014 NCAA hockey title in Philadelphia, each scored twice in Tuesday's NHL preseason game. Gostisbehere's Flyers got the best of ...
Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015

Panthers assign ex-Union goalie Stevens to Portland (AHL)

The Florida Panthers assigned former Union goalie and Niskayuna native Colin Stevens to the AHL's Portland Pirates. The transaction was announced Monday. Stevens played in the third period the Panthers' 5-2 NHL preseason loss to the Nashville Predators on Sunday. He stopped 10 of 12 shots. Stevens signed with the ...
Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015

Union 6th, RPI 10th in ECAC Hockey preseason polls

Union's Vecchione, Taylor on preseason all-conference teams
Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015

College Football 2015: Week 4 TV schedule

The College Football 2015 Week 4 TV schedule kicks off Thursday with two games. 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. The list will be updated, ...
Monday, Sept. 21, 2015

NBCSN to have 'Slap Shot' doubleheader

Old-time hockey. Toe Blake. Eddie Shore. The Hanson brothers. "Slap Shot." NBCSN will celebrate the iconic hockey movie next Tuesday in the city where the majority of the movie was filmed. It starts with coverage of the NHL preseason game between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Tampa Bay Lightning at Cambria ...

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