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Thompson knows true meaning of family

Saturday, April 18, 2015
The phone rang as Lyle Thompson was close to crossing the border from Canada to the U.S. at Niagara Falls.

Yankees ignoring A-Rod's quest

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
If a tree falls in the woods and everybody’s there to hear it, does it make a sound?

Mike MacAdam: Code Blue 8K more than just a race

Sunday, April 5, 2015
Realizing what Code Blue 8K is all about after running the race

Two historic teams, linked by pizza and much more

Saturday, April 4, 2015
Shenendehowa and Scotia were linked by more than just pizza, operating on parallel planes in Class AA and Class A, through seasons that will go down in history among the best we’ve seen.

NCAA's position on Indiana bill is loud and clear

Saturday, April 4, 2015
I felt like giving Charles Barkley an “A” for effort and an “F” for practical application for his stance on the Indiana state senate bill on religious freedom that caused an uproar this week.

UConn, Albany make a nice couple

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Well, that was fun while it lasted.

UConn's Stewie simply the best

Sunday, March 29, 2015
UConn's Breanna Stewart is the best player in women's college basketball

Auriemma the gold standard of coaches

Saturday, March 28, 2015
UConn women's coach Geno Auriemma best there is

Huerter the link between two state champs

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Tom Huerter was in the crowd at the Glens Falls Civic Center in 1987 when Shenendehowa lost to Archbishop Molloy in the New York State Federation semifinals.

State champs all share common thread

Sunday, March 22, 2015
So that’s two state titles in a row for the Scotia-Glenville boys’ basketball team. Easy game, right?

Cremo makes opponents pay

Sunday, March 22, 2015
Scotia-Glenville's Joe Cremo thrives on physical play

The Chief was one of a kind

Saturday, March 21, 2015
I can’t remember the first time I interviewed trainer Allen Jerkens at Saratoga Race Course, but I’m pretty sure it was a short one.

Don't dawdle on that bracket

Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Annnd . . . pen down, please.
I clocked in at eight minutes filling in my NCAA men’s basketball bracket.

Brown happy, but he'll listen to offers

Tuesday, March 17, 2015
A little advice to some of the Division I men’s basketball programs who will be looking for a new head coach soon: make Will Brown an offer.
More advice: make it count.
A shot heard, quite literally, 'round the world

A shot heard, quite literally, 'round the world

Sunday, March 15, 2015
With his family following in Australia, Peter Hooley hits the game-winning shot for UAlbany

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