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.
Albany Empire Secure Top Seed & Arena Bowl Homefield
The regular season finale carried series postseason weight for the Albany Empire. A win would lock up the number one seed in the playoffs and a big crowd would give the Empire homefield advantage if they were to reach the Arena Bowl in three weeks.
Ninety Percent Mental: Author Scott Miller Joins Big Board Sports
Despite some injuries, the Yankees are still on pace to break the single season home run record by a team. The number to beat is 264 set by the 1997 Mariners highlighted by Ken Griffey, Jr's 56 that season.
Report from AAA: Filling the Gleyber Torres Void
When Gleyber Torres went to the disabled list with a hip strain, the Yankees lost their number nine hitter in the lineup and still one of their biggest power bats.
I Like Tim Tebow, But He’s Not an All-Star
I root for Tim Tebow and I was a gleeful passenger on his inexplicable ride to a playoff win over the Steelers as quarterback of the Broncos. That said he hasn't had the type of season that warrants an all-star game appearance in the minors.
From Worldwide Tours to Worldwide Leader: Jason Fitz Weighs In
He studied classical violin at Julliard in New York City. Toured around the world as musical director and fiddle player with country music's The Band Perry. Jason Fitz gave all that up to follow another dream of his: sports talk radio host.
NBA Free Agency Picks Up Speed with Opt-Outs
Most everything is out of place and at the same time exactly where we want it to be. If you're into uncertainty, speculation and dream scenarios that is. And who isn't?
Hawks Head Coach Lloyd Pierce Breaks Down Kevin Huerter
One day after Kevin Huerter was officially introduced as a member of the Hawks, his head coach joined Big Board Sports and Pierce shared his perspective on the three-time NewsChannel 13 All-Star and what his immediate impact can be as a rookie.
Empire Stay in Hunt for Top Seed in the Playoffs
Albany's win over Baltimore moves the Empire within one game of 1st place and gives them the point differential advantage
Kevin Huerter Goes to the Hawks, Joins Big Board Sports
Kevin joined Rodger and Chris the morning after being drafted to describe the moment, the night and all that comes next
ESPN’s Jessica Mendoza on Yanks, Her New Book & Breaking Barriers
Every Sunday night, Jessica Mendoza has one of the best seats to Major League Baseball's marquee game that week.
Should They or Shouldn’t They? Trade Options for Mets
I understand the difficulty that comes with parting with a known quantity, but this Mets team is not close to contending so why not start the rebuild?
Jimmer Fredette Gets Ready for The Basketball Tournament
He's done with the polo shirt and dry erase board from last year's TBT and the former Glens Falls and BYU star is lacing them up this summer.