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by Ken Schott

Parting Schotts

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Ken Schott blogs about college hockey & more
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

MAAC announces basketball TV schedule

The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference released its basketball TV schedule Wednesday. The Siena men's team and the Siena women's team are scheduled for one appearance each on ESPN3. However, there is the potential for more of the Siena men's games to be on either ESPNU or ESPN3. Here is the ...
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

NFL predictions Week 5

I interrupt the breaking hockey news blogs for my NFL picks. My Week 4 NFL picks were as awful as my Philadelphia Eagles’ offense last week against the San Francisco 49ers. My picks overshot their intended receivers. My running game was non existent. I went 6-7. The one result that ...
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

Flyers send Gostisbehere to Phantoms (AHL)

The Philadelphia Flyers have sent former Union defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere to the AHL's Lehigh Valley Phantoms. The move was announced Wednesday. Gostisbehere, the Flyers' third-round selection in the 2012 NHL draft, had two goals and an assist in preseason action. He had a goal and an assist in Monday's 6-3 ...
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

Former Union forward Jooris remains in Flames' camp

The Calgary Flames trimmed their training camp roster by seven players on Wednesday. Former Union College forward Josh Jooris was not among them. Being sent to the Adirondack Flames are forwards Bill Arnold, Corban Knight and Max Reinhart, and defensemen Brett Kulak and Sena Acolatse. Acolatse must clear waivers first ...
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

Rangers send former Union D Bodie to Hartford (AHL)

The New York Rangers sent former Union College defenseman Mat Bodie to their AHL affiliate, the Hartford Wolf Pack, on Wednesday. Bodie played in his first NHL preseason game Tuesday in Philadelphia against the Flyers. He had an assist and one penalty in the Rangers' 4-2 loss. Meanwhile, former RPI ...
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

ECAC Hockey team previews 2014-15: Colgate

Today is the second installment of my team-by-team previews of Union's and RPI's ECAC Hockey opponents. The featured team is Colgate. Coach: Don Vaughan (21st season, 348-345-80). 2013-14 record: 20-14-5 (13-6-3 ECACH, finished 2nd). Key returning players: Junior forwards Tyson Spink (10-23-33), Tylor Spink (14-16-30), Darcy Murphy (19-9-28), Mike Borkowski ...
Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

Week 6 college football TV schedule

Here is the Week 6 college football TV schedule 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 when Time Warner Cable finalizes the ESPN3 games it will show. ...
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014

Ex-Union forward T.J. Fox announces retirement from pro hockey

Former Union College hockey forward T.J. Fox announced his retirement from professional hockey on Tuesday. Fox, who, played for the Dutchmen from 2005-07, spent seven years mostly in minor pro hockey with a couple of stops in Germany. Last season, he had eight goals and 19 assists in 63 games ...
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014

Former Union defenseman Bodie gets an assist in Rangers' loss to Flyers

Former Union defenseman Mat Bodie made his NHL preseason debut Tuesday night for the New York Rangers. He had an assist in the Rangers' 4-2 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Bodie got his assist on Carl Hagelin's short-handed goal 4:47 into the game ...
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014

ECAC Hockey team previews 2014-15: Clarkson

Today is the second installment of my team-by-team previews of Union's and RPI's ECAC Hockey opponents. The featured team is Clarkson. Coach: Casey Jones (4th season, 46-54-17). 2013-14 record: 21-17-4 (11-9-2 ECACH, finished tied for 5th). Key returning players: Junior forward Jeff DiNallo (11-14-25), senior forward Joe Zarbo (6-11-17), junior ...

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