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Friday, December 4, 2020

Utica to host Division Three men’s ice hockey playoffs in 2026

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor Utica College is set to host the 2026 NCAA Division III Men’s Hockey Championships at Adirondack Bank Center. This will mark the second time in school history that Utica College has hosted the championships,...

Rumors circulating Lionel Messi leaving FC Barcelona

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor Barcelona star forward Lionel Messi is rumored to have an interest in leaving the club. If in fact Messi does leave, his near 16 year legendary journey at Camp Nou would be over.

Tampa Bay Lightning win Stanley Cup, a reaction

Abin Boris, Sports Editor After two months inside the bubble in Canada, The National Hockey League crowned a champion this week.  After an embarrassing playoff run last year being swept by the Columbus Blue Jackets in...

NFL Season Underway, Fans Excited

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor The 2020 NFL season started as two star quarterbacks in Patrick Mahomes for the Kansas City Chiefs and Deshaun Watson of the Houston Texans squared off on Sept. 9 for Thursday Night Football. The...

MLB Regular Season Coming to an End; Reactions & Predictions for Upcoming Playoffs

Abin Boris, Sports Editor After what has been an unprecedented time in the world, baseball restarted toward the end of July and what came after that was an experience like no other. Baseball was bound to...

Op-Ed: The new Madden game still has fan following

Jack Varian, Staff Writer One of the most popular video games since 1990 has been released to the public for its 2021 installment. Every year millions of people line up to buy Madden, the football game modeled after the...

Former men’s hockey defenseman Daniel Fritz signs contract in ECHL with the Cincinnati Cyclones

Abin Boris, Sports Editor Former Utica College Pioneer Daniel Fritz has signed a professional hockey contract to play in the ECHL with the Cincinnati Cyclones. Fritz became another name added to the list of UC men’s...

Christopher Bamba: Beyond the Number 5

Robert Stevens, Special Assignments Reporter On June 23, news broke on the passing of Christopher Bamba while at Rondout Creek just outside his hometown of Kingston in High Falls. The 6 foot 7 inch forward had...

Utica College anticipates return of winter sports

Matthew Breault, Staff Writer After the cancelation of fall sports, many at Utica College are looking at the prospect of winter sports and the much-anticipated returns of hockey and basketball. Sporting events at the college have been put on...

NBA and NHL lead sports protests against racial injustice

Abin Boris, Contributing Writer The sports world took a pause a couple of weeks ago after the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin which led to professional players and coaches in the four major sports to cancel their...