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Parting Schotts

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Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015

NFL 2015: Week 12 picks (and why I've quit on my Eagles)

The Philadelphia Eagles have quit on their fans. So, I have quit on the Eagles. I am no longer picking them the rest of this season. I don’t care if this means I lose to Gazette columnist Sara Foss in our head-to-head contest. The Eagles were an embarrassment at home ...
Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015

NFL 2015: Week 12 TV schedule

The NFL 2015 TV Week 12 schedule kicks off Thursday with the traditional Thanksgiving Day tripleheader. Word of advice: Avoid the Eagles-Lions game. It will be a turkey, and I’m an Eagles fan. CBS has the Sunday doubleheader. Here is the Week 12 schedule and the games that will be ...
Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015

ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections 2015-16: Week 9

Fourteen players, including yours truly, went 5-1-4 in Week 8 of The Daily Gazette ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections. Among them, Still Crazy In Section 17, Alan Kratzke Jr., GB-BE-ME, Achilles 375, Matthew Ruffini and Harvey Kagan, all pulled to within a point of first-place Brian Unger. Here are the standings, ...
Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015

College Football 2015: Week 13 TV schedule

The College Football 2015 Week 13 TV schedule kicks off tonight with two games. It’s a big rivalry week. 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. ...
Monday, Nov. 23, 2015

Ex-Union's Gostisbehere scores game-winner for Flyers (updates with postgame video)

Former Union defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere scored a power-play goal 24 seconds into overtime Monday, giving the Philadelphia Flyers a 3-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Gostisbehere took a pass from Claude Giroux and fired a one-timer from the slot past goalie Eddie Lack, ...
Monday, Nov. 23, 2015

College Hockey Slap Schotts: Fit to be tied

College hockey tied one on over the weekend. Or should I say it tied a lot on. There were 21 games that went to overtime over the weekend. Of those, 17 ended in ties, including 11 on Friday night. Breaking that down, ECAC Hockey had four of the nine games ...
Friday, Nov. 20, 2015

Broadcasting Schotts: Big high school football weekend

Here are some TV news and notes for you as you enjoy the weekend. — The road to the state high school football championships in Syracuse continues Saturday on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel. TWCS-50/323 will televise three Eastern games from Kingston’s Dietz Stadium. It starts at 11 a.m. with the ...
Friday, Nov. 20, 2015

Readers' ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Week 8

The Daily Gazette readers’ Week 8 ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Matthew Ruffini (44-21-7 95 points) Friday RPI at Bentley - RPI 4-3 St. Lawrence at Princeton - St. Lawrence 4-0 Clarkson at Quinnipiac - Quinnipiac 3-2 Cornell at Yale - Yale 5-3 Colgate at Brown - Colgate 5-2 Saturday St. ...
Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015

ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections 2015-16: Week 8

Several players in Week 7 of The Daily Gazette ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections posted 8-3-1 records. But two players stood out, thanks to predicting a tie between Brown and RPI. Of course, if the video replay hadn’t malfunctioned in overtime, we could have different records. But I digress. Michael Hutter ...
Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015

'Slap Schotts' podcast, with Starman, now available

The "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment" podcast is now available. The guest was CBS Sports Network college hockey analyst Dave Starman. To listen to the podcast, click here. The musical selections for the segment: Bad Company's "Shooting Star," Johnny Rivers' "Secret Agent Man," Bing Crosby's "It's Beginning To Look ...

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