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by Ken Schott

Parting Schotts

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Union's Sakellaropoulos named ECAC Hockey goalie of the week

Union senior Alex Sakellaropoulos was named ECAC Hockey goalie of the week on Tuesday. Sakellaropoulos helped the 15th-ranked Dutchmen (6-1-1 ECAC Hockey, 10-3-2 overall) to their third league weekend sweep. He made 27 saves in Friday’s 7-3 win at Princeton, and then followed that up with a career-high 52-save performance ...

Union moves up three spots in USCHO NCAA hockey poll (updated)

An ECAC Hockey weekend road sweep at Princeton and No. 5 Quinnipiac vaulted Union up the USCHO.com NCAA hockey top-20 poll on Monday. The Dutchmen (6-1-1 ECACH, 10-3-2 overall) moved up from 18th to 15th. They beat Princeton 7-3 on Friday, and then downed Quinnipiac 5-2 on Saturday, their first ...

Sabres recall ex-RPI defenseman Burgdoerfer

The Buffalo Sabres called up former RPI defenseman Erik Burgdoerfer from the Rochester Americans on Monday. The 27-year-old Burgdoerfer, who played for the Engineers from 2006-10, signed with the Sabres on July 21 as an unrestricted free agent after playing the last two years with the Hershey Bears. He was ...

Union's Vecchione wins second straight ECAC Hockey player of the month award

Union College senior center Mike Vecchione was his second straight ECAC Hockey player of the month award on Thursday. Vecchione was named the conference's top player for November after collecting four goals and six assists in five games. He recorded a hat trick in the Dutchmen's 5-3 win over Yale ...

College Football 2016: Week 14 TV schedule

championship games. It’s also the final week of Verne Lundquist calling SEC games. Here are the games that will be televised. Announcers, in order of play-by-play, analyst and sideline reporter, are in parentheses. Friday ESPN2 — MAC championship: Western Michigan vs. Ohio, 7 p.m. (Adam Amin, Mack Brown, Molly McGrath). ...

NFL Picks 2016: Week 13

What a nice Week 12 I had with my NFL picks. Too bad Daily Gazette news columnist Sara Foss ruined it. We both went 12-4 last week. So, Sara maintains her one-game lead over me. She is 113-62-2, and I am 112-63-2. Here are my Week 13 picks. Thursday Dallas ...

NFL 2016: Week 13 TV schedule

Week 13 of the NFL season kicks off Thursday an NFC matchup between two teams that played Thanksgiving Day, the Dallas Cowboys and Minnesota Vikings. Here are the Week 13 games. Announcers, in order of play-by-play, analyst and sideline reporter, are in parentheses. Thursday NBC13 (WNYT), NFL Network and Twitter ...

Devils goalie Wedgewood has shoulder surgery

Albany Devils goalie Scott Wedgewood had successful surgery to fix a torn labrum in his right shoulder, the New Jersey Devils announced Tuesday. New Jersey said that the surgery was performed by Devils chief medical officer Dr. Jonathan Glashow and team orthopedic surgeon Dr. Michael Shindle. Wedgewood's expected recovery time ...

NHL All-Star Game moved from NBCSN to NBC Sports

NBC announced Monday that it's moving the coverage of the NHL All-Star Game from NBCSN to NBC Sports. The game will be played Sunday, Jan. 29, at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Coverage starts at 3:30 p.m. It's the first time the All-Star Game will be on over-the-air network television ...

Union drops one spot in USCHO NCAA hockey poll

The Union men's hockey team, which hasn't played in two weeks, dropped a spot in the latest USCHO.com NCAA poll Monday. The Dutchmen (4-1-1 ECAC Hockey, 8-3-2 overall) fell from 17th to 18th. They received 199 points. Union last played Nov. 12, dropping a 3-1 decision to Clarkson. Now that ...

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