"On Nov. 22 (we will make) history by playing the first-ever professional hockey game in the iconic Carrier Dome," Crunch owner Howard Dolgon said in the release, "a facility that has hosted numerous sporting and entertainment events.
If online projections are to be believed, at least 5-13 teams are going to make a huge mistake on draft day. They are going to pass on Tyler Ennis, the most NBA ready point guard in the draft.
"It's a hard rule. It's a really difficult call, anyway. And obviously, it takes a little getting used to when it's changed. So we'll see if officials adjust as we go forward. I think they're attempting to make sure people are set. I think they're trying to encourage people to not take the charge a little bit, trying to get them to make a play on the ball and I think that's good. I don't like people trying to take too many charges. It's not really a basketball play. So I would like to see it enforced pretty strictly and try to take the block away as much as possible, have players have the opportunity to get to the basket and score."
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"My dad always taught me the value of hard work, to me that's the most important thing because in order to get where I wanted, that's what it would take, doing the extra," Giudice said. "I work out and run every day of the week ... I would just hit the weights hard and eat A LOT, and run a lot to increase my speed while gaining the weight. Yes, it was hard at times, but obviously worth it. My mom's great Italian cooking didn't hurt."
I think I learned the value of winning. My first year we had a Final Four run, and my last year we had the best start in Syracuse history, starting off 25-0. I definitely think winning is something that is hard to teach, but it’s something I learned at Syracuse, and going forward, I definitely think teams and scouts value winning and being able to pull out games in tough situations.
"I got a text this morning that my flight was cancelled because there was no crew," Lydon said by telephone. "I'm nervous about it, but at the same time I'm excited to go out there and show them what I can do."
Rutgers and Penn State are both going through chances in their respective programs. This is an opportunistic time for Syracuse to take back what was once theirs.
Only three active Football Bowl Subdivision quarterbacks have more game-winning drives than Hunt, who has three.
Cooney, who started last season as a sophomore, will likely be SU's starting shooting guard in 2015-16.
Kris Joseph: "THAT'S A MUST!! That's the best rivalry ever. I don't see why kids like Kaleb Joseph and Chris McCullough can't get a chance to experience that."
In honor of the renewed rivalry that made the Big East what it once was, here are the top five Syracuse-Georgetown games in the history of the longstanding rivalry.
Kaleb Joseph, Class of 2014: "I think it's pretty cool. It should be fun. I've actually never seen a Syracuse-Georgetown game, but I've heard a lot about the history of it."