Albany Area Sports

Closer’s Saratoga Selections (August 21st)
Every day throughout the meet, our horse racing insider Brian "The Closer" Mariano will give you his picks to help you win at the windows. The picks will be in order of preference and will include an early Pick 5 ticket, late pick 4 ticket and a best bet on the card! Follow him on twitter …
Local Cal Ripken Team Heads To World Series
Another local team looks to bring some hardware back to the capital region. The Spring Renegades of Troy will represent the capital region in the 2017 Cal Ripken World Series.
The Renegades have had nothing short of an extraordinary season to this point...
TVG Analyst Todd Schrupp Talks About His Friend Paul Lo Duca
For all of us who spend our days at the racetrack, we all have a group of people who frequent the track with us. The guy who has his head buried in the racing form and has all the angles, the guy who always bets the long shot, even the guy who's there to just drink all the adult beverages...
Local Trainer Gets First Triple Crown Victory
From the backyard of his home in Mechanicville to the winners circle at Pimlico, Chad Brown has remained humble. "Its a dream come true" said Brown after winning, "But more than me, its my staff. So many dedicated employees who work so hard particularly on this horse (Cloud Computing)…
James Allen Breaks Down Section 2 High School Football Playoffs
Nobody in the Capital Region covers high school football like 'Big Game' James Allen of the Times Union. Allen stopped by Big Board Sports in his weekly Friday slot to serve up reaction to the class AA Super Bowl between Troy and Shaker from the night before, tell us how well he expects the Flying H…
Local Bowler breaks National Record
For those who bowl, a score of 890 is always a thought for us who shoot a 300 game and think we have a chance to hit such an impossible number. But for a local bowler it wasn't just a thought, it was history.
Liz Kuhlkin, a Rotterdam native and professional bowler on the Professional Women's Bowling …
UAlbany’s Cremo Named to NCAA Watch List
It was a banner season for Scotia-Glenville native Joe Cremo, who helped lead UAlbany to the No. 2 seed in the America East men's basketball tournament this past season. Cremo averaged more than 10 points a game in 20+ minutes of play this year and was named the conference's Sixth Man of t…

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