Charting this year’s MAAC Champions

Canisius’ baseball championship over the weekend marked the final event of the 2012-13 MAAC season (and from the ticker on the MAAC site, it’s less than 90 days until the next one starts). Here’s a look at the championships each school accumulated this academic year.

maac2013Here’s a slightly larger version if you want a better look

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Conacher Watch

Conacher WatchI started a running list of goalies Cory Conacher has scored on while working for The Griffin. Now that I’m done at TGN, I’m keeping the list going here and beefing it up a little.

Asterisks (*) denote playoff games. Carrots (^) mark game-winning goals. 

Goals & goalies scored on


10/5/13: Reimer (video)


1/19/13: Braden Holtby, Washington Capitals (video)

1/22/13^: Cam Ward, Carolina Hurricanes (video)

1/29/13: Jose Theodore, Florida Panthers (video)

2/1/13^: Ondrej Pavelec (2), Winnipeg Jets (videovideo)

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Buffalo bucket list

I’m leaving town at the end of the month to take a position in Pittsburgh. This is a list of things I always thought looked cool or wanted to do in Buffalo (or just need to do again). If you have suggestions, I’d love to hear them — let me know on Twitter. Only condition is don’t be cliche.

— Drive Niagara Falls Boulevard from one end to the other

Have wings at Anchor Bar

Have beef on weck 

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