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LeSean McCoy shook his head repeatedly, knowing all too well how close he came to completely blowing it. The savvy veteran couldn’t believe what he had done — or better yet, what he had failed to do — in the most critical of moments, with a …

LeSean McCoy shook his head repeatedly, knowing all too well how close he came to completely blowing it. The savvy veteran couldn’t believe what he had done — or better yet, what he had failed to do — in the most critical of moments, with a …

Sabres' players, Twitter account find fun way to celebrate Sun, Oct 22, 2017

With a 2-5-2 record, there hasn't been a lot of fun in Sabreland so far. Give the Sabres' Twitter account credit for trying. After some of the goals or big saves this season, the @BuffaloSabres account tweets lighthearted video snippets of the guy…

Homeroom Announcements: Monday's big games & more Mon, Oct 23, 2017

Get yourself ready for today's #PrepTalkLive action with everything you need to know about the day ahead in high school sports. What to watch for Monday 1. Boys soccer - Class C semifinals at Pioneer Two teams will book their trip to Friday…

Why three Canisius College volleyball players decided to take a knee Fri, Oct 20, 2017

Before she did anything else, she called her mother. Tamia Bowden was about to make a stand -- an unpopular stand in an unpopular way. Before the freshman at Canisius College even mentioned to her teammates about taking a knee during the national …

Area colleges (Oct. 19) Thu, Oct 19, 2017
Area colleges (Oct. 19) Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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Bandits sign goalie Alex Buque to one-year deal Fri, Oct 20, 2017

The Buffalo Bandits locked up a goalie competing for their starting job, signing Alex Buque to a one-year deal. Buque, a three-year NLL veteran, was acquired from the Colorado Mammoth in August along with Callum Crawford in exchange for Ryan Benes…

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…

Outdoors calendar Wed, Oct 18, 2017

Oct. 18 – Environmental Forum sponsored by WGRZ entitled “What happens when animals are injured?” Three  wildlife rehabilitators will present. The presentation will held at Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Buffalo starting at 7:30 p…

The Fishing Beat Wed, Oct 18, 2017
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.
Blair, Canisius further raise profile in shutout of Monmouth Thu, Oct 19, 2017

Melvin Blair's eyes got really, really big. A lofted ball forward met the chest of Canisius striker Filippo Tamburini, with Blair lurking a few paces behind, eager to have a try at goal. Tamburini's layoff was exceptional, and the Jamaican midf…

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 dri… 

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: 10 questions leading up to Breeders' Cup Fri, Oct 20, 2017

I got questions. Whoever has the answers will likely unlock the path to financial gain. Here are my 10 questions that will need to be answered (some not so serious) leading up to the 34th annual Breeders’ Cup to be held two weeks from today f…

Amy Moritz's Running: The diversity of the New York City Marathon drives Melina Buck Fri, Oct 20, 2017

From the moment the gun went off, Melina Buck was in love with the New York City Marathon. As she was running through the streets of the Big Apple in 2009, she knew she would be back, knew she was compelled in her running soul to return every sing…

Running Calendar Fri, Oct 13, 2017
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 …