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Parting Schotts

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Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

Union drops out of hockey poll again

Union's return to the hockey poll was short-lived. The Dutchmen, who were idle over the weekend, fell out of the top 20 on Monday. Penn State overtook them at No. 20. The Nittany Lions received 79 points, while the Dutchmen got 61 points. Union's 29-week run in the poll ...
Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

Readers' ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Week 10

The Daily Gazette readers’ Week 10 ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Luke Devoe (64-43-10 138 points) Friday Minnesota State 6, Princeton 1 Vermont 3, SLU 2 Saturday Minnesota State 4, Princeton 2 BU 5, RPI 2 Vermont 3, SLU 2 Sunday Dartmouth 5, Sacred Heart 3 Michigan State 2, Clarkson 1 ...
Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014

ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections 2014-15: Week 10

The last two Daily Gazette ECAC Hockey Faceoff champions are now the two players in this season’s edition of the contest. RedLiner36, who won last year’s title, used a 10-2 week to take over the top spot. Ryan Fay, the 2012-13 champ, went 9-3 to claim second place. Andy Weise, ...
Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014

'Slap Schotts' podcast, featuring Bernie Corbett, now available

The latest podcast of the "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment" is now available. The guest was Boston University hockey play-by-play announcer Bernie Corbett. To listen to the podcast, click here. The musical selections for the segment: Boston's "Foreplay/Long Time," J Geils Band's "I Do" and Michael Buble's version of ...
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 ...

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