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Friday, July 17, 2015

Ex-Union defenseman Bodie's deal with the Rangers is official

The New York Rangers made it official Friday, announcing that they have re-signed former Union College defenseman Mat Bodie to a one-year contract. Bodie signed with the Rangers a few days after Union won the 2014 NCAA title. He spent the 2014-15 season with the Hartford Wolf Pack, the Rangers' ...
Thursday, July 16, 2015

NCAA hockey: Contact with goalie rule modified

College hockey officials will have more leeway in judging whether incidental contact impacted the goalie's ability to defend the goal. The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel approved the modification to the rule regarding contact with the goalie on Thursday. When an offensive player makes incidental contact with the goalie and ...
Thursday, July 16, 2015

Report: Bodie re-signs with Rangers

Adam Herman of Blueshirt Banter is reporting that former Union College defenseman Mat Bodie has re-signed with the New York Rangers. Herman said the deal is for one year. The Rangers signed Bodie shortly after Union won the 2014 NCAA title. He spent the 2014-15 season with the Hartford Wolf ...
Thursday, July 16, 2015

Saturday night NBA games coming to ABC

The NBA is going to make the prime time on Saturdays. ESPN announced Thursday that ABC will televise a slate of NBA games on Saturday nights beginning Jan. 23. The Saturday games will start at 8:30 p.m. ABC will continue to televise Sunday afternoon games at 3:30 p.m. Previously, ABC ...
Thursday, July 16, 2015

Report: Cowherd leaving ESPN Radio

Colin Cowherd will be leaving ESPN Radio to join FOX Sports, according to a report by The Big Lead. ESPN President John Skipper confirmed the report in a statement to The Big Lead. “We’ve enjoyed a mutually beneficial run with Colin for over a decade," Skipper said. "He came to ...
Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Record-low rating for MLB All-Star Game on FOX

Not many people tuned in to Tuesday's Major League Baseball All-Star Game on FOX. The American League's 6-3 victory over the National League earned a 6.6 rating and 12 share, according to Nielsen. It's the lowest-rated All-Star Game ever. The previous low was a 6.8 in 2012. The broadcast averaged ...
Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Blue Jays promote Shaker's Hoffman to Class AA New Hampshire

The Toronto Blue Jays promoted pitcher and Shaker High School graduate Jeff Hoffman from Dunedin of the Class A Florida State League to the New Hampshire Fisher Cats of the Class AA Eastern League, it was announced Wednesday. Hoffman, the Blue Jays' first-round selection in last year's Major League Baseball ...
Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Stauffer signs with Sugar Land of Atlantic League

Saratoga Central Catholic High School standout Tim Stauffer has signed a contract to pitch for the Sugar Land Skeeters of the independent Atlantic League, it was announced Tuesday. The 33-year-old right-hander started the year with the Minnesota Twins. He appeared in 13 games and was 0-1 with a 6.60 earned ...
Monday, July 13, 2015

Jooris' salary arbitration hearing set

Calgary Flames forward and former Union hockey standout Josh Jooris will have an salary arbitration hearing July 28, the National Hockey Players Association announced on its website Monday. Jooris completed his rookie year with Calgary and had 12 goals and 12 assists in 60 games. He signed with the Flames ...
Monday, July 13, 2015

Schenectady native Patrick gets promotion at Vermont

Schenectady native and former Union hockey assistant coach Kevin Patrick has been promoted to associate head coach of Vermont, Catamounts head coach and former Union head coach Kevin Sneddon announced Monday. Patrick begins his fourth season at Vermont. He was an assistant coach at Union under Sneddon from 1998-2002. Sneddon ...

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