NHL playoffs

Sports
6:00 am
Mon June 2, 2014

Sports Report: LA Kings Head To Stanley Cup Against NY Rangers

NHL:

In the NHL, Los Angeles defeated Chicago 5-4 in overtime, for the Kings third Game 7 win in the playoffs which will send them to the Stanley Cup finals against the New York Rangers. Game 1 is on Wednesday at 8 p.m.

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Sports
6:24 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Sports Report: Landon Donovan Cut From World Cup Roster

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FIFA World Cup:

American career scoring leader Landon Donovan is among seven players cut as the U.S. announced its 23-man World Cup roster. The 32-year-old attacker was bidding to make his fourth World Cup team.

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Sports
6:17 am
Thu May 22, 2014

Sports Report: NBA And NHL Playoff Action; Obama In Cooperstown Today

NBA:

In the NBA playoffs, the San Antonio Spurs blew by the Oklahoma City Thunder 112-77 to take a 2-0 advantage in the Western Conference final. Tony Parker led the way with 22 points. Danny Green added 21 on seven 3-pointers. Tim Duncan contributed 14 points and 12 boards in just 29 minutes of action.

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Sports
5:54 am
Tue May 20, 2014

Sports Report: California Chrome Will Compete For Triple Crown

Officials at Belmont Park have cleared Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome to wear a nasal strip when he goes for the Triple Crown next month.

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Sports
6:25 am
Mon May 19, 2014

Sports Report: California Chrome Might Not Race For Triple Crown Title

Horse Racing:

California Chrome might abandon his Triple Crown bid if New York officials do not allow the colt to wear a nasal strip in the Belmont Stakes. Trainer Art Sherman made no threats about the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner passing on a chance to become horse racing's 12th Triple Crown winner, but he suggested it was a possibility. Sherman says the decision is up to the owners and added, "I know they'll be upset."

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Sports
6:18 am
Thu May 15, 2014

Sports Report: New York Knicks Get A D-League Team, The Westchester Knicks

NBA:

The New York Knicks officially get an NBA D-League affiliate team, announced yesterday in a press conference, the team will be called the Westchester Knicks. The team will play out of White Plains, New York.

In the NBA playoffs,

Miami squeaked by Brooklyn 96-94, winning the 7 game series 4-1,

San Antonio bested Portland 104-82, giving the Spurs the series win at 4-1.

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Sports
6:18 am
Wed May 14, 2014

Sports Report: Magic Johnson "Unfit" As A Role Model Says Donald Sterling

NBA:

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling only dug himself into a deeper hole after slamming Magic Johnson when he was supposed to be atoning for his own racist remarks.

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Sports
6:11 am
Tue May 13, 2014

Sports Report: The Rangers Have Game Seven Tonight In Pittsburgh

NCAA:

Union College men’s baseball team is going to the Division III NCAA tournament for the first time since 1965. This comes after winning the Liberty League title for the first time last Saturday.

The UAlbany softball team is headed the the Division I NCAA tournament on Friday.

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WAMC News
6:23 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Sports Report: NFL First Round Draft Picks

NFL:

The NFL Draft started last night at Radio City Music Hall. Johnny Manziel, the 2012 Heisman trophy winner out of Texas A&M, was expected to go early, but it wasn’t until pick 22 from the Cleveland Browns that he dropped his sullen expression. The first pick went to Houston, which selected Jadeveon Clowney a defensive end from South Carolina, St. Louis went next and picked Greg Robinson an offensive tackle out of Auburn, and Jacksonville took quarterback Blake Bortles out of Central Florida. Buffalo picked wide receiver Sammy Watkins from Clemson fourth pick, the Giants picked up Odell Beckham Jr., a WR out of LSU, the Jets went with safety Calvin Pryor of Louisville, and the Patriots grabbed Dominique Easley a DT from Florida.

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Sports
6:23 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Sports Report: Siena Falls In Tournament Bid, NFL Draft Tonight

The Siena Saints Division I men’s lacrosse team fell to Bryant University last night, 9-8. UAlbany will face Loyola on Saturday at noon on ESPNU.

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