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.
Kevin Huerter on His Decision to Stay in the NBA Draft
A day after making his decision official, Kevin Huerter joined the guys on Big Board Sports to explain the move to stay in the NBA Draft and what he's hearing about where he'll be selected.
Columbia High’s Kevin Smith Tears Up Blue Jays Class A, Gets Promoted
In 44 games, Smith hit .355 with seven home runs and 44 RBI. On top of that, Smith had a .407 on-base percentage and a 1.046 OPS.
Kevin Huerter is Staying in the NBA Draft
With the deadline to withdraw his name from next month's NBA Draft fast-approaching, Kevin Huerter has decided his time is now. The Shenendehowa grad wildly impressed NBA team brass and scouts during the combine and in private workouts.
UAlbany Season in Review & an Injury Played on Longer than Almost Anyone Knew
Connor Fields should have won the Tewaaraton Award last year as a junior and as it turns out, he did all of that with a torn ACL.
Yankees Early Trade Target: Starting Pitching
With the Yankees’ biggest in-season need easily identified, I won’t understand if they wait until July to make a significant trade.
Cavs-Warriors Round 4? Yes, Please
The overwhelmingly popular opinion this week will be negative towards another Warriors-Cavaliers NBA Finals, but you won’t hear me go there.
Local Baseball Team Taking the Field in Support of Family in Need
The Saratoga Horses are in their second season of existence and this baseball team made up of police officers, firefighters and corrections officers has built every one of its games around a fundraiser to benefit the area which it serves every day.
All Aboard the Dane Train on Albany’s Most-Famous Train
When your team is nicknamed the Dane Train, interviews are just better on a train.
First and Last’s Mike Golic, Jr Doesn’t Need Sleep
The former Notre Dame offensive lineman and now early morning radio show host at ESPN is on the fast track while following in his father's footsteps
Live from Bristol: Trey Wingo Joins Big Board Sports
One half of Golic and Wingo weighs in on all things that make the sports world turn.
UAlbany Makes Program History with Trip to NCAA Quarters
The Great Danes are still dancing and headed where they’ve never been before; championship weekend.
At the half: UAlbany leads Denver 7-5
UAlbany’s NCAA quarterfinal game against Denver couldn’t have started any better. So much was made all week about the matchup between TD Ierlan and Trevor Baptiste at the faceoff dot and it was the Great Danes’ sophomore who took control at the start.