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There’s no doubt the Sabres need to upgrade their roster. Free agency, which opens Saturday, is a prime time to do it. Buffalo has two problems, though. The lineup is crowded, and there’s not a lot of money available. That’s not the welco…

There’s no doubt the Sabres need to upgrade their roster. Free agency, which opens Saturday, is a prime time to do it. Buffalo has two problems, though. The lineup is crowded, and there’s not a lot of money available. That’s not the welco…

Jim Kelly: 'I would love to play under these rules' Wed, Jun 28, 2017

Long before "Kelly Tough" became the inspirational theme behind Jim Kelly's battle with cancer, the former Buffalo Bills quarterback had established a reputation for being one of the tougher players in pro football history. He withstood tremendous…

The Fishing Beat Wed, Jun 28, 2017
Outdoors Calendar (June 28) Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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Mike Harrington's Power Take: World Juniors will showcase Sabres' picks Wed, Jun 28, 2017

When the World Junior Championships were in Buffalo in 2011, Sabres fans were able to follow Buffalo draft picks Marcus Foligno and Zack Kassian playing for Team Canada. In the wake of last week's draft in Chicago, it will be more of the same when th…

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.
Scanlan, Lalley join exclusive club at Tom Borrelli Awards Tue, Jun 27, 2017

Lake Shore senior Shayla Scanlan and St. Joe's senior Jack Lalley were recognized as the top high school lacrosse players in Western New York at the ninth annual Tom Borrelli Memorial Awards presentation on Monday at Ilio DiPaolo's Restaurant & B…

2017 ECIC II baseball team Tue, Jun 27, 2017
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Big 4 Hoops: Two new veterans could put UB in hunt again Wed, Jun 28, 2017

UB SUMMER BASKETBALL PROSPECTUS Where the Program Stands: The Bulls earned the No. 3 seed in the Mid-American Conference last season and narrowly lost in the quarterfinals to eventual MAC champion Kent State. That makes four straight seasons and f…

Jerry Sullivan: UB football, the elephant in the room

Monday was a dark day for UB. It felt the way it had two years earlier, when basketball star Justin Moss was tossed out of school for stealing from other a…

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Bandits had a long list of problems in 2017 Thu, May 4, 2017

The Buffalo Bandits have played 26 seasons in their history. It’s easy to pick out the most disappointing of those seasons. We just witnessed it. The Bandits reached the finals of the National Lacrosse League playoffs in 2016 after winning th…

Jerry Sullivan: What drives me nuts? Let me count the ways Tue, Jun 27, 2017

Last week on Sports Talk Sunday, Stu Boyar said that I seemed uncommonly positive, even optimistic, about the Sabres. This has to stop. I can't have people thinking I've gone soft. It's bad for my reputation as a skeptic and curmudgeon. Surely,…

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Eden's O'Brien comes off the bench, scores $5,000 walleye Wed, Jun 28, 2017

As the saying goes, it’s better to be lucky than good. For Pat O’Brien of Eden, he was in the right place at the right time fishing in his first ever walleye tournament. Trolling off Barcelona with Dr. Jim Stoll of Eden and Nick Miller of Hamburg…

The Fishing Beat Wed, Jun 28, 2017
Outdoors Calendar (June 28) Wed, Jun 28, 2017
Outdoor Calendar (June 21) Wed, Jun 21, 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.
Bisons are slipping and so are their bats Tue, Jun 27, 2017

Buffalo's record is slipping, and so are its bats. Literally. In the past two days, bats have flown out of Bison hands four times. Once on Monday during a doubleheader, three more times Tuesday night. Jake Elmore has been the culprit three times, …

Giesen returns to UB as assistant for women's soccer Tue, Jun 27, 2017

Former University at Buffalo player Megan Giesen was named to the Bulls' women's soccer coaching staff as an assistant to head coach Shawn Burke. Giesen returns to UB after working as graduate assistant coach at Youngstown State the last two seaso…

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.
Jim Kelly: 'I would love to play under these rules' Wed, Jun 28, 2017

Long before "Kelly Tough" became the inspirational theme behind Jim Kelly's battle with cancer, the former Buffalo Bills quarterback had established a reputation for being one of the tougher players in pro football history. He withstood tremendous…

The Fishing Beat Wed, Jun 28, 2017
Outdoors Calendar (June 28) Wed, Jun 28, 2017