Musings of newsmakers in NY sports scene

Jamal Adams calling out Jets fans Anyone can be empathetic about Jamal Adams’ and his teammates’ frustration. It has not been a fun season for the Jets, and Adams has not experienced this much losing in his career until now. Still,…

A night full of highs and lows for Trotz

Islanders coach Barry Trotz circled Monday night’s game when the Islanders schedule came out this summer. He was getting his Stanley Cup ring from the Washington Capitals, and he was facing his old team for the first time since he was…

Giants did everyone a favor by losing

So much for Odell Beckham Jr.’s vision of the Giants going on an 8-0 run to finish the season. So much for the Giants rising from the dead to win the awful NFC East division. So much for the Giants making December interesting. So much for…

Glens Falls wins another State Championship

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Glens Falls traveled out to the Syracuse’s Carrier Dome to play the undefeated Batavia Blue Devils in the Class B title game Saturday. Joseph Girard III was magnificent and the Indians won their second state title in three…

Siena falls to Colgate at home

ALBANY, NY – Siena Basketball shot 53% from the field, but Colgate connected at a 55% clip including 11-23 from three to edge the Saints 84-79 at the Times Union Center. Freshman Jalen Pickett continued to dazzle the home crowd in…

RPI football advances to NCAA Quarterfinals

BROCKPORT, N.Y. - RPI Senior Nick Cella rushed for two touchdowns and the Engineers forced five turnovers and blocked a punt to defeat The College at Brockport 21-13 in an NCAA Playoffs Second Round contest Saturday. The team…

Adams sends Union hockey to championship game

BELFAST, Northern Ireland – Union sophomore Jack Adams provided the scoring needed to propel the Union College men's hockey team to the 2018 Friendship Four championship game, scoring in regulation and netting the shootout winner in a…

Adirondack Thunder win big at Reading

READING, PA – The Adirondack Thunder have plenty to be thankful for this holiday season including getting their scoring touch back. After netting just six goals in their previous four games, the Thunder struck for eight on Friday night…

RPI men’s hockey edges UMass Lowell 2-1

LOWELL, Mass. – RPI Junior Will Reilly scored the opening goal and assisted on the game-winner in his return to the lineup, leading the Engineers to a 2-1 victory over the University Massachusetts Lowell, on Friday afternoon at…