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HOF announces Golden Era Vets Ballot

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Nine former major league players and one former executive comprise the 10-name Golden Era ballot for the Baseball Hall of Fame. Read More »

Crunch hold Frozen Dome round table w/Comets

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WKTV) - With the Frozen Dome Classic less than three weeks away, the Crunch hosted a round table discussion with the Comets and members of the media at the Oncenter to talk about the big event. Read More »

Comets win fourth straight

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (WBNG) - The Comets ran their win streak to four games Wednesday night, with a 3-2 win over the Binghamton Senators at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena. Read More »

Markstrom named Player of the Week

WKTV - The AHL announced Monday that Utica Comets goaltender Jacob Markstrom has been selected as the CCM/AHL Player of the Week. Read More »

Horvat joins Comets for home opener

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - When the Comets take to the ice at the Utica Memorial Auditorium for their home opener Wednesday night against Adirondack, they'll have Bo Horvat, the ninth overall pick of the NHL Draft, in uniform. Read More »

UC holds first practice

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Utica College men's hockey team to the ice at the Utica Memorial Auditorium for their first practice of the season Monday. Read More »

Markstrom shuts down Rampage

SAN ANTONIO - Jacob Markstrom returned to the AT&T Center for the first time since being traded at the NHL Trade Deadline last season, and paced the Comets to a 3-0 win over the San Antonio Rampage Friday night. Read More »

Melo leads Knicks to Dome win

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Carmelo Anthony scored 17 points in a successful return to his college home, and the New York Knicks beat the Philadelphia 76ers 84-77 in a preseason game on Tuesday night. Read More »

Slive to retire as SEC commish

WKTV (AP) - Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive, a UFA grad, will retire next summer after 13 years. Read More »

Comets with three goalie attack heading into season

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Comets open a new season Saturday and will have three goalies on the roster. Read More »

Excitement for Comets builds as ASG announced

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - While the Utica Comets prepare to open their second season in the AHL, the league announced Tuesday that its annual All-Star Classic will be held at the Utica Memorial Auditorium on January 25-26, 2015. Read More »

Globetrotters returning to Aud Feb 2 to face Generals

PHOENIX (WKTV) - The world famous Harlem Globetrotters will bring their unrivaled family show to Utica Memorial Auditorium on Monday, Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. during the Harlem Globetrotters 2015 “Washington Generals’ Revenge” Tour. Read More »

Orange toppled by Cardinals, 28-6

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Brandon Radcliff rushed for 110 yards on 23 carries and scored twice as Louisville defeated Syracuse, 28-6, in the Orange's ACC opener at the Carrier Dome on Friday night. Read More »

NFL investigating Bills laser pointer complaint

BUFFALO - The NFL is attempting to shed light on who allegedly shined a laser pointer at Buffalo Bills players at Detroit's Ford Field last weekend. Read More »

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Comets fall in preseason opener

WILKES-BARRE. Pa. - The Utica Comets opened up their three-game preseason schedule with a 4-2 loss at the hands of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Wednesday. Read More »

Generals beat HVCC on Pete McAvoy Night

HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Herkimer men's soccer team beat Hudson Valley 2-0 Wednesday on Pete McAvoy Night at Wehrum Stadium. Read More »

Comets continue camp with day two

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Training camp continued for the Comets with day two Tuesday featuing the debuts of familiar faces like Darren Archibald and Brandon DeFazio. Read More »

HOF to celebrate Community Day this Sunday

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - The Baseball Hall of Fame will host Community Day this Sunday. Read More »

New Hartford hockey player hits the ice with the Utica Comets

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) -- Most people leave home to chase their dreams, but for Mike Zalewski his dreams have brought him back. Read More »

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Archibald among players coming to Comets

UTICA, N.Y. - As their training camp Monday, the Utica Comets found out fan favorite Darren Archibald is among seven players being sent by their parent club, the Canucks, who reduced their roster Monday. Read More »

Stewart never considered retiring after Ward death

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. - Tony Stewart never considered retiring from racing following the death of Kevin Ward Jr. The three-time NASCAR champion talked with reporters Monday at his first news conference... Read More »

Olympian Michael Phelps apologizes for DUI arrest

BALTIMORE - Olympic champion Michael Phelps is apologizing for his latest brush with the law, saying he is "deeply sorry to everyone I have let down" with an arrest early Tuesday on a DUI charge. Read More »

Jeter completes career with hit and 9-5 win over Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) - The Yankees close out their season, and the career of captain Derek Jeter with a 9-5 win over rival Red Sox. Read More »

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Comets getting more familiar faces

WKTV - Henrik Tommernes, Alex Friesen, Kent Huskins, John Negrin and Joe Cannata are among the players being sent to the Comets after the Canucks reduced their roster again Friday. Read More »

NFL says Abdullah should not have been penalized

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The NFL says Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for dropping to his knees in prayer in the end zone after an interception. Read More »

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