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LAS VEGAS -- The Buffalo Sabres are on their first trip to Sin City and get down to business Tuesday night, closing their four-game road trip with their first meeting against the expansion Vegas Golden Knights. The Sabres (1-4-1) are coming off Su…

LAS VEGAS -- The Buffalo Sabres are on their first trip to Sin City and get down to business Tuesday night, closing their four-game road trip with their first meeting against the expansion Vegas Golden Knights. The Sabres (1-4-1) are coming off Su…

Where is Alex Nylander? On the mend Tue, Oct 17, 2017

LAS VEGAS -- Former No. 1 draft pick Alexander Nylander has been off the ice since he was injured in the Sabres' first prospect game in mid-September. He missed all of training camp, derailing any hope of him cracking the NHL lineup. Now he's missed …

John Murphy Show: Steve Tasker says healthy bye week is boost for Bills Tue, Oct 17, 2017

ESPN football analyst Trey Wingo joined John Murphy and Chris Brown (in place of Donald Jones for the first 20 minutes) on WGR-550 AM on Tuesday. Wingo discussed the injuries to Jameis Winston and Aaron Rodgers, with the potential for backups Ryan…

Where is Alex Nylander? On the mend Tue, Oct 17, 2017

LAS VEGAS -- Former No. 1 draft pick Alexander Nylander has been off the ice since he was injured in the Sabres' first prospect game in mid-September. He missed all of training camp, derailing any hope of him cracking the NHL lineup. Now he's missed …

Power 10: Miguel Rodriguez ranks the best of the scholastic fall season Tue, Oct 17, 2017

This is the penultimate Power 10 for the fall season until the completion of the scholastic postseason. 1. East Aurora cross country. A weekend off definitely recharged the Blue Devils' collective batteries. The girls and boys teams deliver triump…

UB third-string QB Kyle Vantrease getting starting reps at practice Tue, Oct 17, 2017

UB has dealt with ambiguity at quarterback for three weeks. The questions were compounded after another injury Saturday. Coach Lance Leipold had no update Tuesday on Drew Anderson, who left Saturday's game against Northern Illinois with an upper-b…

Area colleges (Oct. 17) Mon, Oct 16, 2017
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Bandits sign Mitch Jones, Tim Edwards to one-year deals Fri, Oct 13, 2017

Two players from last year's roster are returning to the Bandits, as Buffalo signed forward Mitch Jones and transition player Tim Edwards to one-year deals. Jones is expected to have a large role in the offensive unit after an enormous summer in t…

Bucky Gleason: Talking about 'The Process' never fails, even when teams do Tue, Oct 17, 2017

Aaron Judge surprised nobody last week when he was asked about his shortcomings after the Yankees took down the Indians in the American League Division Series. Judge was 1 for 20 in the five games and struck out 16 times, a record for one player in a…

Archers, get ready for the 'rut' – love is in the air as bucks seek out does Wed, Oct 11, 2017

  In less than three weeks, serious (and not so serious) archery big game hunters will need to make every effort to spend as much time in the woods as possible – the “rut” will be on. The “rut” is when bucks (male whitetail deer,…

Outdoors Calendar (Oct. 11) Wed, Oct 11, 2017
The Buffalo News is proud to present this hardcover pictorial book to commemorate the Buffalo Blizzard of '77, and the indomitable spirit of our friends and neighbors who live here. This heirloom-quality coffee-table book documents the storm’s worst and our community’s best.
Youth soccer boom a boon for Daemen women's soccer Sat, Oct 14, 2017

As the quality of girls youth soccer development has risen in the Buffalo area over the last five to 10 years, local college programs have begun to feel the benefit. Look no farther than Daemen College, who jumped from NAIA to NCAA Division II offici…

Larry Ott: Emerling scores win as Majchrzak family celebrates milestone day Sun, Oct 15, 2017

On a day when the local auto racing community responded in a positive way at Wyoming County International Speedway to honor the memory of the late Jim Pierce Sr., standout driver Patrick Emerling scored still another large win Saturday, this time in …

Post Time: Breeders’ Cup looms, big weekend at Woodbine Fri, Oct 13, 2017

Breeders’ Cup Notes Working towards a climactic Breeders’ Cup (BC) in three weeks, where some major match-ups are looming in several of the most important divisions in racing. The Win and You’re In races are complete and the fields will star…

Running Calendar Fri, Oct 13, 2017

Sunday, Oct. 15 Niagara Falls International Marathon, 9 a.m., marathon, half marathon, 10K, 5K, Various starting locations. Ridge Walk & Run, 9 a.m., 25K Trail, 10K Trail, 5K Trail, Wellsville Campus, Alfred State College. Lou Reuter Sch…

Racket Sports: Maureen Rasp-Glose defies her age in tennis Mon, Oct 2, 2017

Even at the age of 7 Maureen Rasp-Glose possessed outstanding athletic skills, skills that continue to serve her well on the tennis court at the age of 64. She competed in a baseball league (hard ball!) and football with boys 8-10 years old. "Even …

Where is Alex Nylander? On the mend Tue, Oct 17, 2017

LAS VEGAS -- Former No. 1 draft pick Alexander Nylander has been off the ice since he was injured in the Sabres' first prospect game in mid-September. He missed all of training camp, derailing any hope of him cracking the NHL lineup. Now he's missed …