Coping…

July 31, 2021 Do you ever wonder what it's like to be the GOAT?  You know.  Greatest Of All Time.  Since there's probably only a handful of such people presently on earth... maybe that's a bit out of reach.  How about being good at something.  How about competent at something? I used to be competent ...

Duffy’s Redemption – Premiere Date Set

Find out where & when to watch Pat Duffy's return to the boxing ring! Follow the journey of Pat Duffy (WCMF 96.5 Breakroom, The Press Box) as he returns to the boxing ring for the 89th Annual Aquinas Mission Bouts. Will his body hold up after 17 years away from the ring? Will his family ...

Second Hand Celebrations

July 24, 2021 Dateline Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  The Deer District.  Party central. The celebration following the Milwaukee Bucks winning the NBA Championship Tuesday night reminded me of one of the reasons I got into sportscasting in the first place.   Bill Pucko, center, in a promotional ad for 'R News Sports', with John DiTullio and Mike Hedeen - ...

Duffy’s Redemption Poster Reveal

ROC Sports NOW and Classy Wolf Media, in association with 96.5 WCMF, unveil the poster for the upcoming documentary, "Duffy's Redemption". The short film follows the training and preparation for Pat Duffy's return to the boxing ring, at the 89th Annual Aquinas Mission Bouts , held June 25, 2021. The premiere date and viewing location ...

Remembering Danielle…

July 17, 2021 Rochester doesn't have a lot to call its own in a sports sense.  If you live here, chances are you are a fan of the Buffalo Bills and Syracuse basketball.  An hour either side of us.  But we do take pride in our people.  It's what we do best. Danielle Downey was a ...

2021 NASCAR Preview: Week 22 – New Hampshire

Today's race will be anything but flat!

Pete Gets Caught in the Middle

July 10, 2021 Fairport's own Pete DuPré is a 98-year-old veteran of World War II.  He worked in a hospital treating those injured in the Battle of the Bulge.  Essentially the last stand for Hitler in 1945.  DuPré graduated from Edison Tech in 1942.  Likes Johann Strauss waltzes.  Lives by the words, "Don't let the ...

2021 NASCAR Preview: Week 21 – Atlanta

First time we've run this late since 2014, and the last time we'll run Atlanta as we knew it.

It Takes Time…

Using the Olympic podium to stage a protest is certainly nothing new.  But the jury is still out on its effectiveness.  It takes time for sure.  U.S. athletes Tommie Smith, center, and John Carlos raise gloved hands skyward during the playing of the Star Spangled Banner after Smith received the gold and Carlos the bronze ...

2021 NASCAR Preview: Weeks 18 & 19 – Pocono

Exploring the Pocono Mountains for two days!

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