Chris has been covering sports in the Capital Region since 2010 and joins 104.5 The Team in addition to his work as a sports anchor/reporter at Newschannel 13. A native of Glen Rock, NJ, Chris studied broadcast journalism at Ithaca College's Roy H. Park School of Communications. His childhood love of the Atlanta Braves and Green Bay Packers lives on today, but basketball is his sport of choice to play and has always been going back to the days in the driveway.
102 Years in the Making: Red Sox and Dodgers to Meet in World Series
With the Fall Classic matchup set, it's a meeting of two great franchises the world of baseball hasn't seen in more than a century.
Familiar Football Name Beats UAlbany on Homecoming
The historical tie-in? A Flacco at quarterback. Saturday was homecoming for UAlbany and the younger Flacco, Tom, looked right at home at times.
Sidelined by a Belly-Button Ring? Say it Ain’t So, Sale
Boston Red Sox star lefty Chris Sale told the media on Saturday that the cause of his hospitalization during the ALCS was irritation caused by a belly-button ring. Sale, of course, was joking. Or was he?
Joseph Girard III Makes His College Commitment
On Sunday night, Joseph Girard III made his long-awaited commitment to play college basketball at the high Division I level.
Down 1-0, How Can the Red Sox Start David Price?
The original plan was to hand the ball to the $217 million man at Fenway Park on Sunday night, but it's time for Alex Cora to call an audible.
Former 104.5 The Team Host Inducted into Scotia HOF
Never has someone been so proud to call Scotia their hometown. Zach Bye has praised the place that shaped him for as long as he's been alive and to anyone who will listen.
Union’s Keith Kinkaid Playing Big in Stand-In Role
Through the two wins, with a home game coming Sunday afternoon against the Sharks, Kinkaid has 38 saves and only those two goals allowed.
Another Week, Another Tough Loss for UAlbany
This year's matchup with Richmond had all the makings of being the curse breaker if you will.
The Price is Wrong in the Playoffs. Again.
All signs pointed to the $217 million man blowing up in the playoffs against the Yankees.
Yankees-Red Sox, Rangers’ Opener w/ESPN New York’s Don La Greca
The excitement of the Yankees' WC win and the doldrums created by the Giants' offensive deficiencies have left the Rangers season opener laying in the weeds.
RPI Gets Ready to Drop the Puck on Another Season
All season long, Coach Smith will join Rodger and Chris on Big Board Sports on Tuesday mornings at 11:15. If you miss the segment, you'll be able to find them all here on 1045theteam.com.
AFL Rookie of the Year Signing with Alliance of American Football
The Albany Empire is losing one of its best players to the newly-formed AAF backed by former NFL coaches and players