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Good for Dan Bylsma, good for Tim Murray. As for Sam Reinhart? Tough break. Learn from it, kid. Murray is a no-nonsense general manager who's constantly evaluating his team. He makes suggestions to his coaches every day on a variety of topics. …

Good for Dan Bylsma, good for Tim Murray. As for Sam Reinhart? Tough break. Learn from it, kid. Murray is a no-nonsense general manager who's constantly evaluating his team. He makes suggestions to his coaches every day on a variety of topics. …

Homeroom Announcements: Thursday's big games & more Thu, Mar 30, 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 Thursday 1. Girls lacrosse - Frontier at Amherst, 7 p.m. Last year's Class A runner-up Frontie…

Area bowling (March 30) Wed, Mar 29, 2017
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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 …

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…

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Vic Carucci's top NFL meeting takeaways: With Whaley, perception of being silenced still suggests harsh reality Wed, Mar 29, 2017

PHOENIX -- Here are my five takeaways from this week's NFL meeting, which ended with Wednesday's NFC coaches' breakfast with the media: *I'll take Terry Pegula at his word. He insists the CBS report that Doug Whaley is nearing the end of his run a…

Report: Sabres add free agent forward Smith from UMass-Lowell Wed, Mar 29, 2017

The Buffalo Sabres are adding an interesting college free agent to their organization Wednesday, as they are signing UMass-Lowell left winger C.J. Smith to an entry-level contract. The news was initially reported by Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet but…

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: Thursday's big games & more Thu, Mar 30, 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 Thursday 1. Girls lacrosse - Frontier at Amherst, 7 p.m. Last year's Class A runner-up Frontie…

Swimmer of Year honors for Buffalo State's Mergler Wed, Mar 29, 2017

Buffalo State junior Connor Mergler (Williamsville North) was named Swimmer of the Year in the State University of New York Athletic Conference. Mergler won the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle events in the conference meet and swam on the 400 and 200 frees…

Area colleges (March 30) Wed, Mar 29, 2017
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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…

Classified Widget: Cars
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…

Sully's Power Take: U.S. women win faceoff for equality Wed, Mar 29, 2017

I remember the crestfallen faces of the U.S. women's hockey players after they lost the Olympic gold medal to Canada in OT in Sochi. They weren't millionaires who would soon return to their NHL jobs, but women who played mainly out of love of sport a…

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 29) Wed, Mar 29, 2017

March 29 – Buffalo Audubon Society volunteer bird surveyor orientation and training session at the Nike Base Park on Grand Island starting at 1 p.m. Weekly monitoring will take place in Buckhorn Island State Park. For more info contact Loren Smith…

The Fishing Beat (March 29) Wed, Mar 29, 2017
Catches of the Week (March 29) Tue, Mar 28, 2017
Outdoors Calendar (March 22) Fri, Mar 24, 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…

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.
Bisons add tributes to Larry the Peanut Man, Butcher to Opening Day lineup Wed, Mar 29, 2017

The Buffalo Bisons unveiled their full lineup of Opening Day activities Wednesday and they will include memorial tributes to a pair of iconic figures in Buffalo baseball lore. Larry Owens, the longtime "Peanut Man" of Coca-Cola Field, and former W…

Know your premier club: The Series Wed, Mar 29, 2017

Over the last 20 years, premier youth clubs have changed the landscape of Buffalo soccer. Long gone are the days of Buffalo Premier and Germania, both important at times when AAU basketball and Pee Wee football still had their clutches around youth s…

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…

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: Thursday's big games & more Thu, Mar 30, 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 Thursday 1. Girls lacrosse - Frontier at Amherst, 7 p.m. Last year's Class A runner-up Frontie…

Area bowling (March 30) Wed, Mar 29, 2017
Area colleges (March 30) Wed, Mar 29, 2017