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Parting Schotts

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Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014

BU-RPI hockey talk with Corbett on Thursday's 'Slap Schotts'

We'll look at Saturday's matchup between second-ranked Boston University and RPI with BU radio play-by-play man Bernie Corbett on 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). Corbett will discuss the game and give us his thoughts ...
Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014

Week 15 NFL TV schedule

Week 15 of the NFL season kicks off Thursday with an NFC West matchup between the Arizona Cardinals and St. Louis Rams. For the second straight week, CBS6 (WRGB) has declined to show a New York Jets game. Here is the Week 15 schedule. Announcers, in order of play-by-play, analyst ...
Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014

Union gets commitment from Lone Star's Vidmar (updated)

Another player from the North American Hockey League's Lone Star Brahmas has committed to Union. Forward Sebastian Vidmar will join the Dutchmen next season. The 20-year-old native of Malmo, Sweden, leads the team in scoring with 17 goals and 16 assists in 24 games. His 33 points are tied for ...
Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014

NFL predictions Week 15

I’m starting to pull away in The Daily Gazette NFL picks contest between Sara Foss, Mark McGuire and I. I went 12-4 in Week 14, while Foss, who is the only one challenging me for the title, was 10-6. McGuire equalled me for the best record at 12-4. My record ...
Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014

Union's Ciampini, Scarfo win ECAC Hockey awards (updates)

Two Union men’s hockey players were honored by ECAC Hockey on Tuesday. Senior forward Daniel Ciampini was named player of the week. He had three goals and an assist in the Dutchmen’s wins over Brown and Yale over the weekend. Ciampini had a goal and an assist in Friday’s 7-1 ...
Monday, Dec. 8, 2014

College Hockey Slap Schotts: Eichel the future face of U.S. hockey

There is going to be just a tad bit of hype this week when the UAlbany and Siena men’s and women’s basketball teams meet at the Times Union Center on Saturday. It’s a big rivalry, and it will deserve everyone’s attention. But I will make a bold statement: It won’t ...
Monday, Dec. 8, 2014

Union returns to hockey poll

After a one-week absence, Union is back in the hockey poll. The defending NCAA-champion Dutchmen are ranked 20th in the poll released Monday. They received 66 points and edged out Penn State by 10 points for the spot. Union (3-4-1 ECAC Hockey, 9-6-1 overall) swept road games at Brown ...
Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014

College bowls set

The college bowl schedule was announced Sunday. Here is the lineup: Saturday, Dec. 20 New Orleans Bowl Nevada (7-5) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (8-4), 11 a.m. (ESPN) New Mexico Bowl At Albuquerque UTEP (7-5) vs. Utah State (9-4), 2:20 (ESPN) Las Vegas Bowl Colorado State (10-2) vs. Utah (8-4), 3:30 (ABC) Famous ...
Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014

Union takes care of Yale

Alex Sakellaropoulos provided a strong effort in goal, Daniel Ciampini scored two goals late in the second period, and Matt Wilkins got one early in the third. It added up to a Union win. Sakellaropoulos made 28 saves, while the tallies by Ciampini and Wilkins lifted the Dutchmen to a ...
Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014

Stevens, Pontarelli out of Union lineup

Union will be without goalie Colin Stevens and forward Michael Pontarelli for tonight's ECAC Hockey game at Yale. Both players were injured in Friday's 7-1 win over Brown. Stevens made 22 saves in the first two periods, but was replaced by Alex Sakellaropoulos at the start of the third period. ...

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