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Chris Onorato

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.
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FBI Investigation, Charges Rock College Basketball World

Very little of what was revealed in an FBI investigation into the underbelly of recruiting in college basketball was surprising. Bribes, in many different forms, have almost always taken place to gain an advantage, both from a basketball and business standpoint. Coaches want to win and they are paid a lot of money to do so.

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Football is Helping Hurricane Victims Heal: Lars Anderson Joins Big Board Sports

When Hurricane Harvey swept through the state of Texas with furious winds and rain, one small community regrouped and rebuilt its spirits around high school football. Author Lars Anderson of the Bleacher Report visited that town which lost almost everything.

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Is There Hope for the Giants? Should Netting Be an MLB Mandate? And Freddie Coleman on What to Read When You Aren’t Watching Football

Freddie Coleman doesn't need a lot of sleep. And that's a good thing for us at 104.5 The Team because it allows the last night ESPN Radio host to join Big Board Sports every Friday morning during the NFL season.

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Mature Audiences Only: Sports Illustrated’s Ben Baskin on the Giants

Facing an 0-3 start to the season and with it, the all-but-guarantee of missing the playoffs (only 3 teams in NFL history have reached the postseason after losing its first 3 games), the Giants face arguably their toughest test yet.

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Is Monday a Must-Win for the Giants? Daily News Reporter Pat Leonard Joins Big Board Sports

It's too early for real panic to set in, isn't it? One more-than-lackluster offensive performance into the season with the threat, no, fear of watching this Giants team operate again without Odell Beckham, Jr. and the prospects of an 0-2 start to the season have everyone a little fidgety.

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Passion Unrivaled, Knowledge to Match it: ESPN’s Marty Smith on Why He Loves College Football & What Makes Him Tick

ESPN's Marty Smith on Why He Loves College Football & What Makes Him Tick

You've seen him across all ESPN platforms, from his start covering NASCAR to the world of college football and now his new show "Marty Smith's America", Marty Smith brings the passion like no one else covering sports today.

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