Archives for December 2016

Monthly Archives: December 2016

College

North Dakota tops Union men’s hockey

SCHENECTADY, NY—Austin Poganski scored on the first shot of the game and added an empty-net goal to lead eighth-ranked University of North Dakota ...
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National

Updated NFL Playoff picture

One thing is for sure heading into the final weekend of the NFL regular season, it is going to be a wild finish.  ...
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Local

Top 10 most memorable local sports headlines of 2016

To say it’s been a memorable year in local sports would be an understatement, we’ve witnessed championships lost legends and made history in the ...
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High School

Maple Hill boys’ basketball falls to Mayfield in Holiday Hoopfest opener

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College

Season-high 24 free throws sends UAlbany Men’s Basketball past Columbia

NEW YORK, NY – The UAlbany men’s basketball team came back from down nine and hit 24-of-28 free throws (85.7%) to earn a ...
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College

Jaspers hold off Saints in tightly contested battle

RIVERDALE, N.Y. – Three three-point plays and a new career-high for Kollyns Scarbrough was not enough to push past Manhattan who took the ...
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High School

Thursday’s Section II boys basketball rundown

Thanks to mother nature it ended up being a pretty light night in Section II hoops, but here are the highlights: Broadalbin-Perth- 64, ...
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College

Vermont hands Siena men’s basketball their first loss at home

Albany, NY — The Siena College Men’s basketball team dropped their first home game of the season in a 76-60 loss to the Vermont ...
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Local

The 10 most popular 518 Sports posts of 2016

There have been 2,000+ articles published on 518Sports.com, but here are the top 10 you just couldn’t keep your eyes off of in 2016. 10. Cuomo’s potty ...
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Psych, Chris Berman is not retiring from ESPN just yet

Psych, Chris Berman is not retiring from ESPN just yet

Apparently, the rumors aren’t true; Chris Berman is not leaving ESPN, but the 61-year-old is taking a lesser role. In an interview, Wednesday ...
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High School

UPDATE: Mother nature forces changes at Maple Hill’s Hoopfest

Thanks to mother nature and the impending winter storm Maple Hill has adjusted its Holiday Hoopfest. Opening round girls’ JV games have not ...
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High School

Wednesday’s Section II girls basketball rundown

It was a busy night around the Section II girls basketball scene, here are the highlights: Bishop Gibbons- 41, Schalmont- 38 Sarah Malinowski ...
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High School

Wednesday’s Section II boys basketball rundown

It was a busy night in the Section II boys’ basketball scene, here are the highlights: Northville- 67, Galway- 58 Danny Reidell led all ...
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Media Buzz National

UFC Broadcasting shakeup sends Goldberg out and Jim Rome in

After 20 years of mispronouncing fights, fighters, and promotions Mike Goldberg will call his final UFC event on Friday, league President Dana White confirmed ...
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Trouble in Paradise: Jeanie Buss and Phil Jackson part ways

Trouble in Paradise: Jeanie Buss and Phil Jackson part ways

In a middle of the night Twee, Knicks president of basketball operations Phil Jackson announced that he and Lakers president Jeanie Buss were parting ways after 13 years, and ...
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High School

Tuesday’s Section II girls basketball rundown

With Christmas behind us and schools out on holiday recess, Tuesday marked day one of many area basketball tournaments, here are the highlights ...
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Tuesday’s Section II boys basketball rundown

With Christmas behind us and schools out on holiday recess, Tuesday marked day one of many area basketball tournaments, here are the highlights ...
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Aidan Joly’s bracketology: December 27

Aidan Joly’s bracketology: December 27

This is the final bracketology of the calendar year, and it was a short week due to the Christmas holiday. Here is the ...
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High School

ROUNDUP: Day one of the Colonie girls basketball tournament

Even with few suburban council games over the holiday break for girls varsity basketball, there was plenty of excitement inside Colonie’s MUG gymnasium ...
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High School

Latest state high school hockey rankings released

The New York State Sportswriters Association has released their latest high school hockey rankings from across the state’s 11 sections. Below are ranked teams ...
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High School

Latest state boys basketball rankings released

The New York State Sportswriters Association has released this week’s boys basketball rankings. Below are ranked teams from Section II. CLASS AA 11- ...
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Media Buzz National

ESPN’s Max Kellerman knows how to save Thursday Night Football

Max Kellerman, the new Skip Bayless on ESPN’s First Take knows how the National Football League can reinvigorate its Thursday Night Football package. ...
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National

DeMarcus Cousins is in love with Joel Embiid

During last night’s 102-100 Kings win over the Sixer, DeMarcus Cousins, and Joel Embiid got really really into it. DeMarcus Cousins says Joel Embiid has a chance to ...
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High School

2016 Amsterdam girls’ holiday college showcase schedule

Here’s the schedule for the 2016 Amsterdam holiday girls’ basketball college showcase: Games begin at 9:30 am. pic.twitter.com/eMYCErpxyn — Coach Duemler (@askthecoach1) December ...
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High School

2016 Mohonasen Kirvin Cup Schedule

Below is the schedule for this year’s Mohonasen Kirvin Cup holiday basketball tournament(s): Tuesday, Dec. 27  11:30 a.m – JV Boys, Catskill vs. Bishop Gibbons ...
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