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Evil Empire moniker never looked so good for Yankees

There was this myth that the Yankees were so loveable this past season by overachieving and winning with homegrown players. Baseball writers, the ...
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College Local Sports

PHOTOS: 2017 Albany Cup

All photos below by Sequoia Cumming for Upstate Courier Sports.                           ...
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Adirondack Thunder Local Sports

Thunder take 4-2 win over Norfolk

GLENS FALLS — The Adirondack Thunder raised a banner to the rafters for legendary coach Bill Dineen and skated to a 4-2 victory ...
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College Local Sports

UAlbany claims Albany Cup for second straight year

ALBANY — It took a scare from a young Siena team, but UAlbany held on to claim their second straight Albany Cup at ...
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College Local Sports

Siena, UAlbany set for Albany Cup

On Saturday night, the Siena Saints and the UAlbany Great Danes will take the court at the Times Union Center for the annual ...
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Columns National Sports

Manning will make most of his last Giants days

With Giants head coach Ben McAdoo and Giants general manager Jerry Reese being fired this week, Eli Manning got his starting quarterback job ...
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College Local Sports

Cremo and Nichols lead second half surge as Danes take out Bryant 84-68

ALBANY — The University of Albany Great Danes men’s basketball team kicked off their Gotham Classic schedule last night as they took on ...
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Columns National Sports

Will pressure make or break Boone?

An introductory press conference is like a first day of school or a first day at a new job. It’s hard to mess ...
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High School Local Sports

CBA squeaks past Saratoga in thriller

SARATOGA SPRINGS — Late in games, the battle under the basket can be the main factor. This was the case in Tuesday night’s ...
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College Local Sports

UAlbany men’s basketball ranked #6 in mid-major poll

ALBANY — For the third straight week, the UAlbany men’s basketball team is ranked within the top 10 of the collegeinsider.com mid-major top ...
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Columns National Sports

Onus on Mara to get it right

In a move that surprised no one, the Giants fired head coach Ben McAdoo and general manager Jerry Reese Monday morning. That was ...
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Columns National Sports

Damage already done by not firing McAdoo sooner

Giants head coach Ben McAdoo started his Sunday by hearing rumors he could be fired this coming week. No matter to him. He ...
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College Local Sports

UAlbany uses second half rally to get past Columbia

Albany, N.Y. — Basketball is all about adversity and how a team can handle with playing from behind. The University of Albany Great ...
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College Local Sports

Union loses 5-3 to Yale

SCHENECTADY – The No. 19 Union College men’s hockey team dropped a 5-3 decision to Yale on Saturday night at Messa Rink. The ...
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Columns National Sports

Senators give Islanders something to think about

The NHL finished the first part of the season recently, so it’s time to check the standings of where your favorite NHL team ...
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Adirondack Thunder Local Sports

Thunder come back to beat Worcester in overtime

GLENS FALLS — Adirondack Thunder forward Ty Loney scored the game-winning goal 1:36 into overtime to help lift his team past the Worcester ...
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High School Local Sports

Mohonasen wins thriller at the buzzer

ROTTERDAM — Coming into the Mohonasen Warriors first game they were squaring up against a Green Tech team fresh off of a win ...
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Capital Region College Local Sports

UAlbany final non-conference schedule predictions

The University of Albany Great Danes men’s basketball have looked quite stellar to start the 2017/2018 season and now after a close 75-69 ...
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Columns National Sports

Not just another game for Revis

Talk about irony. Talk about something so delicious. The Chiefs signed Darrelle Revis last week to upgrade the Chiefs secondary, and as fate ...
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College Local Sports

Final thoughts: Siena vs St. Bonaventure

Another ugly loss for Siena, this time coming at the hands of St. Bonaventure, 75-55 for their third 20+ point loss of the ...
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Capital Region Sports

Join the Upstate Courier Sports team!

Do you love sports? Do you have an interest in writing? If you can say “yes” to those questions, then joining our team ...
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What if Porzingis is brittle for NBA?

The Knicks snapping their three-game losing streak by taking a 115-86 victory over the Miami Heat on Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden ...
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College Local Sports

Siena falls in Franciscan Cup

ALBANY — A career night from Ahsante Shivers was not enough for Siena in the 2017 edition of the Franciscan Cup against St. ...
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National Sports

All Mara has done is create Giant mess

Hard to believe the Giants would bench Eli Manning, but they actually did on Tuesday afternoon. Get this: They are actually going to ...
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College Local Sports

Union hockey ranked #19 in the nation

SCHENECTADY —  After an undefeated weekend at then-No. 3 North Dakota, the Union College men’s hockey team is back in the latest USCHO.com ...
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