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When the tribute videos are running at the close of his career and the Hall of Fame montage is on display to celebrate his greatness, we will relive the goal we saw Sidney Crosby score Tuesday night in KeyBank Center. It will be on an endless loop…

When the tribute videos are running at the close of his career and the Hall of Fame montage is on display to celebrate his greatness, we will relive the goal we saw Sidney Crosby score Tuesday night in KeyBank Center. It will be on an endless loop…

Buffalo's blue-line injuries create opportunities for young defensemen Wed, Mar 22, 2017

The best way Brady Austin could describe his first NHL game was "surreal." It was, after all, the moment the 23-year old had been working toward his entire life. This was the goal from the time he put on skates and picked up a stick -- to play in …

Area bowling (March 22) Tue, Mar 21, 2017
Area colleges (March 22) Tue, Mar 21, 2017

OK, so you didn’t survive the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament without your bracket getting blown to smithereens. You're drowning in regret while bra…

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All week long, Bonzie Colson had insisted that the right ankle was fine. So what if he had sprained it late in the ACC title game against Duke just five da…

A symbolic passing of the torch was a smidgeon from taking place with 6:29 left Thursday night in KeyBank Arena. Villanova senior guard Josh Hart, the best…

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Jay Wright took a seat Wednesday and began with the usual respectful tone reserved for coaches making their opening remarks. He was happy to be back in Buf…

Buffalo's blue-line injuries create opportunities for young defensemen Wed, Mar 22, 2017

The best way Brady Austin could describe his first NHL game was "surreal." It was, after all, the moment the 23-year old had been working toward his entire life. This was the goal from the time he put on skates and picked up a stick -- to play in …

After Hamburg resident and Lancaster special education teacher Andrea McFall died suddenly last week, her husband became determined to spread her message o…

After the overwhelming success of our Buffalo Memories book, The Buffalo News is proud to announce a second beautiful, hardcover volume of this historic retrospective of Buffalo.
High school scores & schedules (March 22) Tue, Mar 21, 2017

High schools Boys hockey13th Scotty Bowman ShowcaseWednesday at KeyBank CenterBuffalo vs. Rochester juniors, 5 p.m.Forwards: Andrew Bruno (Wmsv. North), Matt Carden (Lew-Port), Tyler Edholm (Sweet Home), Gavin Farrell (Timon), Logan Gare (Canisius), …

Area colleges (March 22) Tue, Mar 21, 2017

Area collegesBASEBALLNiagara at St. Bonaventure, ppd. to Apr. 5.Geneva 11-9, Medaille 6-17SOFTBALLGeorge Washington 6-7, UB 1-3Wisconsin-Whitewater 8, Buffalo State 2BSC: Laura Crooks (Niagara-Wheatfield) 2-4, RBI; Allie Block (Starpoint) 2-3; Julia …

Area colleges (March 21) Mon, Mar 20, 2017
Area colleges (March 20) Sun, Mar 19, 2017

I have three words of advice for new Buffalo Bills head coach-elect Sean McDermott: Ignore The Drought. Notice, Sean, that The Drought is upper-cased. That…

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Bandits' burst defeats Stealth; Buffalo moves to 5-6 Sat, Mar 18, 2017

Buffalo sports fans didn't mind staying up late Friday night to see their favorite teams in action. The Bandits celebrated St. Patrick's Day with a 15-11 win over the Vancouver Stealth at the Langley (B.C.) Events Centre. The win, which raised Buf…

Bucky Gleason: Gold nuggets from the silver anniversary of Duke-Kentucky classic Tue, Mar 21, 2017

A few months ago, somebody suggested tracking down people who had direct and indirect connections to the Duke-Kentucky epic in the 1992 NCAA Tournament East Region final. The greatest game in history ended with Christian Laettner taking a long pass f…

Making sense of most of what Doug Whaley said/tried to say during the 40 minutes of blathering he did at One Bills Drive Monday is an exercise in futility…

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Grand Island coyote-trapping debate is over, but the coyotes remain Mon, Mar 20, 2017

It was over a year ago, at the end of October in 2015, when Grand Island residents Nicole Gerber and David Reilly found leghold coyote traps on public land near their posted property. After seven months of often-heated discussions, the Grand Islan…

Outdoors calendar (March 15) Wed, Mar 15, 2017
The Fishing Beat (March 15) Wed, Mar 15, 2017
Catches of the Week (March 14) Mon, Mar 13, 2017
Outdoors calendar Wed, Mar 8, 2017

You could say Sunday's game meant nothing, and, in the grand scheme, that's true. The Buffalo Bills and New York Jets had been eliminated from postseason s…

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Tim Graham's Power Take: Little things make up baseball's charm Mon, Mar 6, 2017

Baseball, you're winning me back. The favorite sport of my youth lost me in the 1990s, when it started to yak on steroids and marginalized half the game by sacrificing pitchers on a nightly basis. Charles Nagy was the ace of a playoff team in 1998…

10 impact youngsters added to BDSL premier, championship Mon, Mar 20, 2017

As the Buffalo & District Soccer League has expanded in size, it's also gotten younger. New sides Grand Island FC and Crusaders FC (Canisius) pull largely from their respective high school programs, while recent entrants Pendleton United boast…

INDIANAPOLIS – With a new head coach and an easy reset button to hit at quarterback, the Buffalo Bills could easily blow things up. If the team wanted to…

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Buffalo's blue-line injuries create opportunities for young defensemen Wed, Mar 22, 2017

The best way Brady Austin could describe his first NHL game was "surreal." It was, after all, the moment the 23-year old had been working toward his entire life. This was the goal from the time he put on skates and picked up a stick -- to play in …

Area bowling (March 22) Tue, Mar 21, 2017
Area colleges (March 22) Tue, Mar 21, 2017