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.
Forecasting the Future: ESPN’s Bill Barnwell on the NFL
With the Giants, Jets and Bills all looking toward 2019 (or at least those respective fan bases), Barnwell gives us his read on those franchises and what the future holds.
Dino Babers Has a Brand New Contract Extension & ‘Cuse Headed to a Bowl
Coach Babers joined Big Board Sports to look back at the season and ahead for what's next:
Albany Academy’s Andre Jackson Should Have D-I Coaches Salivating
In Albany Academy's blowout win over Bishop Ludden on Saturday afternoon, Jackson had 22 points and seven rebounds.
College Football Coaching Changes as Bowl Season Nears
ESPN's Edward Aschoff is as close to the sport as anyone and he weighs in on Urban Meyer, Lincoln Riley and the "watchable" bowls.
Odell Beckham, Jr Spends How Much $$ on His Body?
OBJ is sparing no expense to make sure he continues to perform to his abilities and the expectations of his team.
Is It Only a Matter of Time or Can Todd Bowles Save His Job?
In spite of suggesting a full reboot, I don't think the Jets are too far off from winning the AFC East.
Home from Ireland, UAlbany Gets Back in the Win Column
What was a four point deficit turned into a blowout win with an offensive explosion in the second half to halt that four game losing streak.
How Much of an Offseason Factor are the Phillies to the Yankees’ Plans?
The Philadelphia Phillies have been anything but shy about the fact that they plan to be big players this MLB offseason.
Who Gets Left Out of the College Football Playoff?
Georgia went toe-to-toe with #1 Alabama, Oklahoma avenged its loss to Texas & Ohio State captured the Big Ten title
Elijah Burns Tells 104.5 The Team When He’ll Arrive at Siena
With another year and a half of eligibility, Burns is a huge get for a Saints program finding a new identity under head coach Jamion Christian.
NYRA To Discuss Saratoga Racing Season Expansion
According to multiple sources, the proposed expansion of the Saratoga racing season will be a key topic Thursday morning at a NYRA board meeting in New York City.
Union Hockey Wins Friendship Four in Ireland
The 12th ranked Dutchmen carrying momentum with them back from two wins overseas.