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The ’92 East Regional final between Duke and Kentucky has remained the standard for the best game ever in NCAA Tournament play,

The ’92 East Regional final between Duke and Kentucky has remained the standard for the best game ever in NCAA Tournament play,

Five Things to Know as Sabres visit Blue Jackets Tue, Mar 28, 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Hot teams. Hotter goalies. Here are Five Things to Know as the Sabres visit the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. 1. Teams are rolling Buffalo improved to 4-1 in its last five games Monday with a 4-2 victory over Flo…

The Sabres came up for oxygen over the weekend in their 5-2 victory over the Maple Leafs, a gasp before they sink beneath the surface and drown in another …

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The Bills should fire GM Doug Whaley right now and be done with it, Sully says. "Stop the charade that he's still empowered. Put him out of his misery."

Last week at the NCAA Tournament in Buffalo, I chatted with an FBI agent who asked if I was glad to cover sports these days and not politics. You bet, I sa…

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Filling out the Sabres’ expansion list is harder than you’d think. Not because of the players Buffalo should keep, but because of who they should try t…

Vic Carucci's Bills Wake-Up Call: Raiders' move another reminder of what might have been Tue, Mar 28, 2017

PHOENIX -- That could have been the Buffalo Bills. Blink, and just like that, they could have been on their way to Toronto or Las Vegas or some other place willing to spend the millions of dollars to make it attractive for owners to move the team …

Five Things to Know as Sabres visit Blue Jackets Tue, Mar 28, 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Hot teams. Hotter goalies. Here are Five Things to Know as the Sabres visit the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. 1. Teams are rolling Buffalo improved to 4-1 in its last five games Monday with a 4-2 victory over Flo…

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…

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.
Homeroom Announcements: Tuesday's big games & more Tue, Mar 28, 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 Tuesday 1. Girls lacrosse - Mount St. Mary at Niagara Wheatfield, 5:30 p.m. Mount St. Mary Aca…

College Power 10: Canisius surprised everyone in Atlantic Hockey Mon, Mar 27, 2017

It was a decent year for Big 4 college basketball, and an excellent year for Western New York small college basketball. Hockey, however, tops the winter season-ending College Power 10. 1. Canisius hockey. The Golden Griffins were picked for ninth …

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You know the promotional spots that universities run on TV during NCAA games? Penn State should get sophomore hockey player Andrew Sturtz to do one. Ask th…

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Bandits trade Brad Self, add draft picks Mon, Mar 27, 2017

Brad Self’s stay as a member of the Buffalo Bandits ended in less than a season. Self was dealt to the Colorado Mammoth on Monday in exchange for Creighton Reid and a fourth-round draft pick in 2019. Reid then was sent to Calgary for a fourth-ro…

Jerry Sullivan's Power Take: A unique, breakthrough Final Four Mon, Mar 27, 2017

This Final Four lacks star power, but it's one of the most unique fields ever. I love seeing teams break through in an event too often dominated by the established powers. South Carolina and Gonzaga got in for the first time. We haven't had two fi…

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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Outdoors Calendar (March 22) Fri, Mar 24, 2017

March 26 – Fishing Tackle and Outdoor Show at Clute Park Community Center, East 4 th Street, Route 414, Watkins Glen from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 607-651- 0053 for more info. March 27 – St. Catharines Game and Fish Association monthly meeting at…

The Fishing Beat (March 22) Thu, Mar 23, 2017
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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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Bisons' 2017 menu to feature local foods Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Local foods got top billing Thursday as the Buffalo Bisons unveiled several new food, beverage and merchandise items they will offer for the 2017 season. When the gates open for the season opener April 6 against Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, the team wi…

FC Buffalo announces preliminary roster for 2017 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

Through a week-long roll-out on Twitter, local National Premier Soccer League club FC Buffalo announced its preliminary roster for the 2017 season, which begins May 20. With the roster expected to have a more local bent this season under the new c…

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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Five Things to Know as Sabres visit Blue Jackets Tue, Mar 28, 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Hot teams. Hotter goalies. Here are Five Things to Know as the Sabres visit the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. 1. Teams are rolling Buffalo improved to 4-1 in its last five games Monday with a 4-2 victory over Flo…