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by Ken Schott

Parting Schotts

A Daily Gazette sports blog
Ken Schott blogs about college hockey & more
Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014

Week 1 NFL TV schedule

It’s what you have been waiting for since the Super Bowl ended last February. It’s time for the weekly NFL broadcast schedule for the Capital Region. There will be a different look to the schedule. Don’t assume that, for example, when an AFC team is visiting an NFC team on ...
Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

ValleyCats earn home-field advantage in NYPL playoffs (Updated)

The defending New York-Penn League-champion Tri-City ValleyCats clinched home-field advantage throughout the playoffs with a 3-2 victory over the Vermont Lake Monsters in the regular-season finale. The Stedler Division-champion 'Cats finished with a 48-28 record, the same as the Pinckney Division-champion State College Spikes, the team Tri-City beat to win ...
Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

ESPN's Anderson offers statement on Sam report, but it's missing 2 words

ESPN reporter Josina Anderson, who came under harsh criticism for her report earlier this week on St. Louis Rams linebacker Michael Sam, issued a statement Friday about the situation. Her report on Sam, who came out earlier this year and said he was gay, centered on who or who isn't ...
Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

Astros extend affiliation with ValleyCats through 2016

The Houston Astros have extended their affiliation with the New York-Penn League's Tri-City ValleyCats, it was announced Friday. The Astros and the 'Cats will be partnered through the 2016 season. Houston has been with the organization since the team since moving from Pittsfield, Mass., in 2002. “The ValleyCats are pleased ...
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014

Media Schotts: ESPN chooses Yanks-Orioles; MLBN news; LLWS ratings

Some non-college hockey media notes for you on this Thursday evening. — ESPN announced that its "Sunday Night Baseball" game Sept. 14 will be the New York Yankees at the Baltimore Orioles. This could be the final "SNB" game that features Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, who is retiring at the ...
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014

Boe promoted to Union women's hockey associate head coach

Union women's hockey assistant coach Ali Boe has been promoted to associated head coach, it was announced Thursday. Boe, who starts her eighth season with the program, recently completed her Master of Business Administration degree. "I am so proud of Ali and how hard she has worked to complete her ...
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014

NBCSN to televise Union-BU hockey game Jan. 3

Union, RPI will each have a game on
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014

Bogosian named Union hockey volunteer assistant coach

Aaron Bogosian has joined the Union men’s hockey staff as volunteer assistant coach. Bogosian, who was a forward for St. Lawrence from 2007 to 2011, replaces John Ronan. Union head coach Rick Bennett said Bogosian will help the Dutchmen on their faceoffs. That was a glaring weakness on last season’s ...
Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

TWC will televise Friday's Syracuse-Villanova football game

Time Warner Cable just announced that Friday's Syracuse football game against Villanova will be on the TWC system from ESPN3. The game will be seen on TWC channel 398. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. Follow @slapschotts on Twitter. Follow @dgazettesports on Twitter.
Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

RPI hockey names Thomas operations coordinator

Played with Devils, Phantoms.

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