Joly: Pickett has makings to be a star

ALBANY -- After a 25-point home loss to College of Charleston on Tuesday night, it was clear during the postgame press conference that Jalen Pickett was disappointed. He did not have a bad night, scoring nine points on 3-9 shooting and had…

Saints can’t matchup with Charlestown

ALBANY — After a ten day break, the Siena Saints returned to the Times Union Center to play the College of Charleston Cougars. After a tightly contested first half, the Saints were outmatched in the second, losing 83-58. “When you…

Giants have that losing stench

Another Giants season. Another losing season. Another year of no playoffs. After the Giants’ 17-0 loss to the Tennessee Titans on Sunday afternoon at MetLife Stadium and the Redskins’ 16-13 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars, it will…

Same old song with Jets

This Jets season can’t end soon enough. It already has been a long season that won’t end. It’s the third straight season this Jets team has been unwatchable. They know how to lose in all those three years. It’s a problem they have yet to…

Spa Catholic defeats Cambridge 63-51

SARATOGA SPRINGS —The Saratoga Central Catholic Saints played their first home league game tonight against the Cambridge Indians. Strong guard play by senior Jake Welcome lead the Saints to a 63-51 victory. Jake Welcome, a second year…

No use thinking what if with LeBron

Sports fans and sports media love to play the game of revisionist history and what if. It helps get through the day. No one does it well here than our town. After the Los Angeles Lakers celebrated a 108-105 victory over the Miami Heat on…

Cooperstown might never be the same as it was

It was supposed to be a great moment for Harold Baines on Sunday night. He and Lee Smith were selected Sunday night for the 2019 Baseball Hall of Fame class by the Today’s Game Era Committee, a 16-member panel appointed by the Hall of Fame.…