National Sports

Jun. 22, 2015

Offseason hockey moves continued Monday, with the Canucks bringing back two 2014-15 Comets.

Jun. 22, 2015

Mike talks about the new allegations against MLB hit king Pete Rose

Jun. 19, 2015

Yankees DH Alex Rodriguez's 3,000th hit came on a home run Friday

Jun. 18, 2015

News on two members of the 2015 Western Conference Champion Utica Comets

Jun. 17, 2015

The 2014-15 season hasn't even been over for a week yet, but it is never too soon to look ahead to next year. We now take a look at a few key players for the 2015 Western Conference Champion, Utica Comets, and what their future may hold in Blue-and-Green.

Jun. 17, 2015

There are several ways to vote, including through Twitter

Jun. 17, 2015

The St. Louis Cardinals were not caught off-guard when details of the FBI and Justice Department investigation into computer hacking of the Houston Astros database were revealed.

Jun. 17, 2015

The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-97 in Cleveland on Tuesday night to win the NBA Finals 105-97.

Jun. 17, 2015

New Hartford native, Mike Zalewski is set to become a Restricted Free Agent (RFA) on July 1, but wishes to remain with Canucks/Comets organization.

Jun. 15, 2015

The 2014-2015 Utica Comets season has come to an end, and despite falling just short of the ultimate goal, the Calder Cup, the Comets had an unbelievably memorable run that united a city. We now look back on the season that was!

Jun. 14, 2015

After uniting a city for an incredible Calder Cup Finals run, Comets players took some time to reflect on the season and thank the best fans in the AHL during their locker clean-out day, Sunday.

Jun. 15, 2015

Some of the best plays by the Utica Comets throughout the season

Jun. 14, 2015

The Manchester Monarchs defeated the Comets 2-1 in Game 5 of the Calder Cup Finals, in order to capture the 2015 Calder Cup Championship in front of another sell-out, white-out crowd at The Aud.

Jun. 12, 2015

Manchester leads the Calder Cup Finals 3-1 and can clinch the series Saturday

Jun. 11, 2015

The Comets still trail in the series 2-1, but have guaranteed two more home games

Jun. 8, 2015

The AHL's championship trophy made a cameo during the Live at Five Newshour

Jun. 8, 2015

The United States beat Australia 3-1 in their first game of the 2015 World Cup

Jun. 7, 2015

For the first time this postseason, the Comets dropped back to back games.

Jun. 6, 2015

At the Celtic Harp in Utica today, locals got together to watch the historic Belmont Stakes, and to raise money for the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Mohawk Valley.

Jun. 6, 2015

Manchester won Game One of the 2015 Calder Cup Finals 3-2 in overtime.

Jun. 6, 2015

After winning the Belmont Stakes Saturday, American Pharoah became the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years.

Jun. 4, 2015

Follow WKTV Weekend Sports Anchor Spencer Davidson this weekend as he covers the Comets in Games 1 & 2

Jun. 4, 2015

Proctor grad Brianna Kiesel has made the Tulsa Shock's roster

Jun. 3, 2015

Here is the schedule for the championship series between the Comets and Manchester

Jun. 2, 2015

The Utica Comets have just one more hill to climb in the 2015 Calder Cup Playoffs, and after beating the Grand Rapids Griffins 2-0 at the Utica Memorial Auditorium in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals, Tuesday night, are the 2015 Western Conference Champions.

Jun. 1, 2015

The Utica Comets journey to a Calder Cup championship just got a whole lot closer, Sunday evening, as a 3-2 win over the Grand Rapids Griffins in Game 5 of the Western Conference Final brought the team just one win away from the final round.

May. 30, 2015

The Utica Comets played about as good a road game as a team could play in the Calder Cup Playoffs and not come away with the victory as the fell 3-2 in overtime in Game 4 of the Western Conference Final, Thursday.

May. 29, 2015

Sven Baertschi scored a rare natural hat-trick in the second period, and the Comets added another goal late in the third as Utica regained the series lead in the Western Conference Final with a 4-1 win, Thursday.

May. 25, 2015

Grand Rapids scored four goals in the first two periods to tie the Western Conference Finals

May. 25, 2015

Utica took a 1-0 lead in the Western Conference finals

May. 25, 2015

Mike gives his thoughts on the 7th annual HOF Classic from Doubleday Field

May. 21, 2015

Here is the schedule of the games between the Comets and the Grand Rapids Griffins

May. 21, 2015

Utica defeated Oklahoma City to advance to the Conference Finals

May. 19, 2015

Bad luck hit the Knicks again, this time at the NBA Draft Lottery.

May. 19, 2015

Mike spoke with the Canucks 2014 1st round draft pick after his pro debut

May. 19, 2015

Utica and Oklahoma City to play Game 7 Wednesday at the AUD.

May. 14, 2015

The Utica Comets did what they do best, bounce back from a tough loss to notch a big win as they put the Oklahoma City Barons on the brink of oblivion with a 3-1 win in Game 5 of the Western Conference Semifinals, Thursday.

May. 14, 2015

Mike Zalewski has now spent his first full season as a pro with his hometown Utica Comets, and recently caught up with his former teammate and old friend, NEWSChannel 2's Spencer Davidson, on the same ice that they won it the NYS Championship with the New Hartford Spartans in 2009.

May. 13, 2015

The Rangers advance to the Eastern Conference Finals with a Game 7 win.

May. 13, 2015

Mike's full interview with Greg Nettles, plus news from the HOF Classic

May. 12, 2015

Former Yankee Graig Nettles was the guest of honor at the 12th Annual Legends of the Diamond dinner Tuesday.

May. 12, 2015

Mike details the entire conference and division realignment for the AHL next season.

May. 8, 2015

The best of seven Western Conference Semifinal series is tied 1-1 heading to OKC.

May. 12, 2015

The NFL suspended Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady for the first four games of next season.

May. 8, 2015

Game One of the Western Conference Semifinal series ended as the sixth longest game in AHL history.

May. 3, 2015

The top-seeded Comets will host the sixth-seeded Barons for Games 1 and 2, beginning on Thursday, May 7th and Friday May 8th at the Utica Memorial Auditorium with both games slated for 7 p.m. starts.

May. 2, 2015

Utica came away with a 4-2 win over the Wolves in the do-or-die Game 5 in order to win the series and advance to the Western Conference Semifinals.

May. 1, 2015

The Utica Comets played all season long to get the #1 seed in order to have home-ice advantage in the playoffs. After a 4-3 overtime loss to the Chicago Wolves in Game 4 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals, Friday night, they will need it in Game 5.

May. 1, 2015

After 22 years and seven days, Calder Cup Playoff hockey returned to the Utica Memorial Auditorium for the first time in Game 3 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals between the Utica Comets and Chicago Wolves.

Apr. 30, 2015

Thursday night, Brianna Kiesel returned to Utica, the place that no matter where else she goes, she will always call home.

Apr. 30, 2015

The Comets took a 2-1 lead in their Calder Cup Playoff First Round series with their Game Three victory.

Apr. 28, 2015

Mike previews Game 3 of the Calder Cup Playoff series between the Comets and Wolves

Apr. 27, 2015

Mike talks about the upcoming event at Herkimer College featuring Mookie Wilson and Bill Buckner.

Apr. 24, 2015

The Western Conference First Round series between Utica and Chicago is tied at one game apiece.

Apr. 23, 2015

One win down, two wins to go in this Best-of-Five series between the Comets and Wolves, and if Game One was any indication, we are in for quite a ride.

Apr. 23, 2015

It look a little bit of extra effort, but the Comets won their first ever playoff game, 3-2 at Chicago Wednesday night.

Apr. 22, 2015

The head coach of the Comets spoke about having two different postseason series happening in Chicago at the same time.

Apr. 21, 2015

Mike talks about the reason the Comets begin their first ever playoff series on the road.

Apr. 21, 2015

We've got the 2015 regular season schedules for the Bills, Jets and Giants.

Apr. 20, 2015

Mike Levin previews the upcoming Calder Cup Playoff series between the Comets and the Wolves.

Apr. 19, 2015

The Utica Comets will begin their 2015 Calder Cup Playoffs run on Wednesday, April 22, against the Chicago Wolves in Chicago.

Apr. 20, 2015

The field for this year's classic is nearly complete and Alfonso Soriano will be back in pinstripes!

Apr. 18, 2015

One year removed from missing the playoffs by just four points in a nearly incredible comeback story, the Utica Comets are the Western Conference regular season champions!

Apr. 17, 2015

In their second to last game of the regular season, Utica won at North Division rival Rochester.

Apr. 17, 2015

Veterans Memorial Park will be the site of the 2015 PGCBL All-Star Game on July 20.

Apr. 17, 2015

Mike talks about the continued changes in next year's AHL

Apr. 17, 2015

Raiders girls basketball head coach Vincent Perrotta talks about Proctor grad and WNBA Draft Pick Brianna Kiesel

Apr. 17, 2015

Proctor grad Brianna Kiesel is heading to the WNBA after being selected by Tulsa in the league's draft.

Apr. 16, 2015

Mike recaps the infamous goalie fight Comets game at Binghamton.

Apr. 16, 2015

The NFL has reinstated Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, clearing the way for him to return after missing most of last season while facing child abuse charges in Texas.

Apr. 16, 2015

Utica picks up a point to improve their total to 99 on the season.

Apr. 13, 2015

The 12th annual Legends of the Diamond dinner will be held May 12 at DiPaolo's Conference and Event Center in Rome.

Apr. 13, 2015

21 year old Jordan Spieth led the Masters from start to finish.

Apr. 12, 2015

The Comets rocked the sold out house, as fans packed the Utica Memorial Auditorium for the 26th sell-out, as the Comets beat Thruway rival Syracuse Crunch in the regular season home finale, Sunday.

Apr. 11, 2015

The Utica Comets lead twice down in Binghamton, but had to settle for just one point as they fell to the Senators 3-2 in a shootout, Saturday.