1. So long Shelley, 'Boogeyman' is Broadway bound

    For better or worse, Derek Boogaard is a New York Ranger and Jody Shelley is not. General Manager Glen Sather signed the 6-foot-8 Boogaard, 28, to a four-year deal today worth $1.65 million per season after Shelley, 34, accepted a three-year, $3...

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  2. Video: Fedor's 10-year MMA winning streak ends

    Photo / Squabbles.com Fedor Emelianenko is arguably the greatest heavyweight mixed martial arts fighter in the world. The 230-pound Russian "lost" in his fifth pro fight after a cut on his head was deemed too severe for the bout to continue...

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  3. Nasty's back

    Photo - ESPN.com The Syracuse Crunch announced today that they re-signed fan-favorite forward Jon "Nasty" Mirasty for the upcoming 2010-11 season...

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  4. Former G-Men defensive tackle fights Kimbo Slice tonight

    The mere mention of the 2002 New York Giants or 2005 Minnesota Vikings seasons makes fans of both franchises want to punch someone in the face. That's exactly what Matt Mitrione, a defensive tackle who was on the roster for both squads, is going to do...

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  5. UFC 113: Now with 100% less Anderson Silva!

    It's been four weeks since Anderson Silva's in-octagon antics at UFC 112 bruised the company that promotes him far more than the opponent opposite him that night in Abu Dhabi...

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  6. Strasburg dominates AAA debut, brings old fans back to Chiefs

    Stephen Strasburg warms up before Friday's game No one can ever ask Stephen Strasburg which Hollywood actor he would choose to portray him in a movie. Robert Redford took that gig four years before the stud Nationals prospect was born...

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  7. Strasburg starts Syracuse stint tonight

    The Salt City is buzzing with anticipation for the Syracuse Chiefs debut of stud pitching prospect Stephen Strasburg...

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  8. Ernie Harwell dies after battle with cancer

    "For lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone; the flowers appear on the earth; the time of the singing of birds is come, and the voice of the turtle is heard in our land...

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  9. Source: Oswego State's Eric Selleck signs pro deal

    Oswego State forward Eric Selleck has signed a contract with the NHL's Florida Panthers, a source close to the team told TheVOTL.com today...

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  10. College Hockey: Neil Musselwhite Dazzles at Frozen Four Skills Competition

    The SUNY Oswego athletic department has posted a write-up on men's hockey player Neil Musselwhite's performance at the NCAA Frozen Four Skills Challenge...

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  11. Nats call up Bernadina; Mock coming to 'Cuse

    Mock Bernadina There was one bat noticeably missing from the Syracuse Chiefs lineup today, that of red-hot outfielder Roger Bernadina...

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  12. Syracuse Chiefs bid for sweep foiled by late rally

    From SyracuseChiefs.com:Syracuse, N.Y. - The Syracuse Chiefs fell Sunday in the finale of the four-game series with Lehigh Valley 6-5...

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  13. Former (Sky)Chiefs, Doubledays starter Casey Jannsen on pace for 81 wins

    The Toronto Blue Jays (5-1) are sitting atop the American League East thanks to a five-game winning streak after dropping their season opener...

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  14. Syracuse Chiefs win third walk-off to start 2010

    Pete Orr is off to a hot start in Syracuse The 2010 International League baseball season is just three days old, but only one unbeaten club remains...

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  15. Donahue ends 10-year tenure at Cornell to take BC job

    It was hard to imagine Steve Donahue leaving Cornell on his own terms a few short years ago. The Big Red men's basketball program had losing seasons in each of the coach's first six ...

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  16. Lundqvist pulled as Rangers trail Sabres in 2nd

    The New York Rangers are fighting to keep their playoff hopes alive in Buffalo tonight. With four three game left and two points separating the Blue Shirts from a spot in the NHL's ...

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  17. Costly gaffes doom Lakers

    Last week, Syracuse Post-Standard assistant sports editor Jason Murray sent me on assignment to cover the Oswego State men's hockey team's appearance in the Division III Frozen Four...

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  18. NCAA Hockey: Rochester Tech upsets Denver to advance

    The 2010 NCAA men's hockey tournament has seen its first upset some two and a half hours after the drop of the first puck...

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  19. Syracuse (Finally) Joins Big East Tourney At High Noon

    Conference rivals Georgetown and Syracuse will tangle for a third time this season when the 2010 Big East tournament resumes today at noon...

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  20. Oswego State's Musselwhite Selected For Frozen Four Skills Competition

    It has been said that Oswego State senior Neil Musselwhite has "NHL speed." He'll get the chance to show that he at least has Division I speed when he participates in the NCAA Frozen Four Skills Challenge on Apr...

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  21. NCAA D3 Hockey Tournament Preview: Adrian at St. Norbert

    8 p.m. - Cornerstone Community Center It's put up or shut up time for the Adrian men's ice hockey program...

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  22. NCAA D3 Hockey Tournament Preview: St. Thomas at Gustavus Adolphus

    8 p.m. - Don Roberts Ice Rink St. Thomas sent shock waves through the Division III hockey troposphere when they upset Hamline and Gustavus Adolphus--both on the road and in overtime--to ...

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  23. NCAA D3 Hockey Tournament Preview: Curry at Elmira

    7 p.m. - Murray Athletic Center Five losses over the last seven games of a season will normally kill a team's chances at making the 11-team NCAA tournament field, but not if you're Aaron Saul and the Elmira College men's hockey program...

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  24. Coming Soon: TheVOTL.com Podcast

    For the past four years, I had used Garage Band's Gcast service to host all of the radio work I had done with 88.9 FM WNYO Oswego, SportsRadio 620 WHEN Syracuse, and 570 WSYR Syracuse...

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  25. Perfect Weekend Puts Syracuse Crunch Back In Calder Cup Playoff Picture

    A three-win weekend has the Syracue Crunch thinking playoffs again. The club posted a 5-2 decision over Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Friday, topped Portland 4-3 the next night, then ...

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