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Parting Schotts

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Ken Schott blogs about college hockey & more
Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

ECAC Hockey suspends RPI's Wood two games

Hit Union's Charlie Vasaturo from behind late in Mayor's Cup game.
Monday, Jan. 26, 2015

College Hockey Slap Schotts: Does Mayor's Cup win spark Union?

Union fans who witnessed the team’s 8-3 victory over RPI in the third annual Mayor’s Cup game Saturday at the Times Union Center had to be wondering, “Is this the game that turns the season around?” It’s been a question that has been asked a few times over the past ...
Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

Union-RPI Mayor's Cup postgame report (with 2 videos)

Analysis from Union’s 8-3 victory over RPI in the third annual Mayor’s Cup game. — Union dominated RPI. But for a while, the score didn’t indicate that. RPI had a 3-1 lead after Drew Melanson’s second goal of the game with 6:56 in the second period. The way things have ...
Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015

Union-RPI Mayor's Cup pregame report

Good evening from the Times Union Center, where it’s time for the third edition of the Mayor’s Cup as Union takes on RPI. Of course, we all know what happened at the end of last year’s 2-1 RPI win. The postgame brawl made national headlines, and the image of Dutchmen ...
Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

FOX23 shifts Duke-St. John's game to WTEN's digital channel

With FOX23 (WXXA) televising its annual Center For Disability Services Telethon on Sunday afternoon, the station has to move FOX Sports' broadcast of the Duke-St. John's men's basketball game. The game will be seen on WTEN's digital 10-2 channel, which is its 24-hour weather channel. Time Warner Cable customers can ...
Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

Readers' ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Week 15

The Daily Gazette readers’ Week 15 ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Luke Devoe (97-60-15 209 points) Friday Brown at Clarkson — Clarkson, 3-2. No. 13 Yale at St. Lawrence — Yale, 3-2. No. 4 Harvard at Cornell — Harvard, 5-2. Dartmouth at No. 15 Colgate — Colgate, 3-2. Saturday RPI vs. ...
Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

Saturday's Union-RPI hockey broadcast moved to WAIX-AM and FM

Due to a large outage in Schenectady from Verizon, Empire Broadcasting is moving the broadcast of Saturday's Union-RPI Mayor's Cup game from WPTR-AM (1240) to WAIX-AM (1160) and WAIX-FM (106.1). To listen online, click here. Because of the outage, WPTR has been barely audible this week. Follow @slapschotts ...
Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015

ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections 2014-15: Week 15

Someone must have deflated the picks in last week’s Daily Gazette ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections. How else can you explain that all but two players managed not to finish below .500? And how do you explain Quinnipiac losing twice to Merrimack, and St. Lawrence dominating Harvard? Who saw that coming? ...
Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015

'Slap Schotts' podcast, with Union coach Bennett, now available

The latest podcast of the "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment" is now available. The guest was Union hockey coach Rick Bennett. To listen to the podcast, click here. The musical selections for the segment: The Eagles' "In The City," "Woodstock" by Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young and Bob Dylan's ...
Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015

Mayor's Cup talk on Thursday's 'Slap Schotts'

We'll talk Mayor's Cup with Union hockey coach Rick Bennett on the next edition of the "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment" on Rodger Wyland's "Big Board Sportstalk" at 11:05 a.m. Thursday on FOX Sports 980 (WOFX-AM). We'll talk to Bennett about Saturday's game against RPI at the Times Union Center, ...

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