Category: Sports

Brian Cashman on Yankees’ rough start to season: ‘It’s 15 games I’d like to forget’

Brian Cashman on Yankees’ rough start to season: ‘It’s 15 games I’d like to forget’

Like the rest of the Yankees, GM Brian Cashman can’t believe what he’s seeing from his team. The 5-10 record over the first 15 games of the season is the second-worst in MLB, and something the pinstripes just aren’t used to. But also ... MORE
Crunch topple Comets, 6-2

Crunch topple Comets, 6-2

The Syracuse Crunch toppled the Utica Comets, 6-2, tonight at the Upstate Medical University Arena. Otto Somppi paced the Crunch with his second consecutive two-goal game to advance the team to 12-8-1-0 on the season and 3-4-0-0 in the 14-game season series ... MORE
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Sabres goalie Dustin Tokarski named NHL First Star of the Week

Sabres goalie Dustin Tokarski named NHL First Star of the Week

Buffalo Sabres goaltender Dustin Tokarski has been named First Star of the Week by the NHL, the league announced Monday. Tokarski went 2-1-1 in four games over the past week, stopping 128 of 137 shots for a save percentage of .934. His ... MORE
Syracuse Crunch forward Taylor Raddysh named CCM/AHL Player of the Week

Syracuse Crunch forward Taylor Raddysh named CCM/AHL Player of the Week

The American Hockey League announced today that Syracuse Crunch forward Taylor Raddysh has been selected as the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending April 18, 2021. Raddysh paced the Crunch offense with three goals and three assists in three ... MORE
Defenseman Nick DeSimone loaned to Amerks from Vegas

Defenseman Nick DeSimone loaned to Amerks from Vegas

The Rochester Americans announced today that defenseman Nick DeSimone has been loaned to the team from the Vegas Golden Knights (NHL). DeSimone, 26, joins the Amerks after beginning the 2020-21 season with the San Jose Barracuda (AHL), where he recorded five assists ... MORE
Syracuse football linebacker Tyrell Richards enters transfer portal

Syracuse football linebacker Tyrell Richards enters transfer portal

The transfer portal saga has been ongoing through all of the Syracuse Orange sports, and will continue for the foreseeable future this offseason. The latest iteration of football news involves linebacker Tyrell Richards, who has now officially entered the transfer portal. Originally ... MORE
Amerks announce make-up date with Comets

Amerks announce make-up date with Comets

The Rochester Americans announced today that their game against the Utica Comets originally scheduled for Sunday, March 28 has been rescheduled to Sunday, May 16 at 5:05 p.m. at The Blue Cross Arena ... MORE
SYRACUSE SPEAKS: The Crunch are playing for pride, and a few new faces (podcast)

SYRACUSE SPEAKS: The Crunch are playing for pride, and a few new faces (podcast)

In this episode we begin the podcast by discussing the most recent Crunch news and notes, including Syracuse owner Howard Dolgon’s affirmation that the Crunch will not be participating in the AHL’s 2021 postseason. We take a look at how COVID has- ... MORE
Mets beat Rockies, 2-1, behind Marcus Stroman’s 8 dominant innings

Mets beat Rockies, 2-1, behind Marcus Stroman’s 8 dominant innings

It was starting pitching that carried the Mets to a 2-1 win and series victory over the Rockies on Sunday. Marcus Stroman, in his third start of the season, pitched six scoreless innings before giving up his first run at Coors Field ... MORE
Yankees swept by Rays, as disastrous start continues

Yankees swept by Rays, as disastrous start continues

Gerrit Cole’s instinct was to duck, his fastball making solid contact with the barrel of Joey Wendle’s bat for a lined single. The Yankees’ ace glanced toward his dugout, saw no movement and focused on the next hitter. With his team scuffling, ... MORE
Tim Locastro’s MLB record stolen base streak ends; Auburn native added to injured list

Tim Locastro’s MLB record stolen base streak ends; Auburn native added to injured list

After Auburn native Tim Locastro’s 29-steal streak to start his major league career ended, Arizona’s center fielder immediately knew something was wrong with his left pinkie finger. “Saw it was not facing the right way,” Locastro said. “Looked down again and got ... MORE
Sam Reinhart scores two goals as Sabres top Penguins, 4-2

Sam Reinhart scores two goals as Sabres top Penguins, 4-2

The Buffalo Sabres led the whole way Sunday afternoon in their 4-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins at KeyBank Center. Sam Reinhart scored twice while Arttu Ruotsalainen and Rasmus Asplund also tallied. Dustin Tokarski stopped 34 shots. Victor Olofsson and Rasmus Dahlin each ... MORE
Syracuse women’s lacrosse completes sweep of Louisville (full coverage)

Syracuse women’s lacrosse completes sweep of Louisville (full coverage)

No. 3/3 Syracuse used a balanced offense and a stifling defense to defeat No. 18/15 Louisville, 19-7, on Sunday in women’s lacrosse action. The win extends the Orange’s winning streak to four and improves their record to 11-1, including a 7-1 mark ... MORE
Yankees’ Jay Bruce announces retirement from baseball

Yankees’ Jay Bruce announces retirement from baseball

After 14 seasons in MLB, Yankees 1B/OF Jay Bruce is hanging up the cleats. Bruce released a statement on Sunday, per The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal, to announce his “very difficult decision.” “After 14 incredible seasons, I’ve decided to make the very difficult decision ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Rhett Ticconi of Seneca Falls Country Club in-studio (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Rhett Ticconi of Seneca Falls Country Club in-studio (podcast)

Rhett Ticconi is the new General Manager and Director of Golf Operations at Seneca Falls Country Club. He will be in-studio with Sydney Rogers and Jim Sinicropi to talk about his new position, the growth of the game of golf during the ... MORE