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CHICAGO – No one denies it’s been an uncomfortable two months for the Sabres. That’s a given with a swap of general managers and coaches. Staffers wonder if they’ll be next. If they stay, they're curious where they fit. This week finally b…

CHICAGO – No one denies it’s been an uncomfortable two months for the Sabres. That’s a given with a swap of general managers and coaches. Staffers wonder if they’ll be next. If they stay, they're curious where they fit. This week finally b…

Quick Hits: Bisons' rally in Syracuse ends 10-game losing streak Sun, Jun 25, 2017

When the Buffalo Bisons' 10-game losing streak finally ended on Sunday at NBT Bank Stadium in Syracuse, it was no surprise that Roemon Fields and Christian Lopes had a hand in it. They have been two of the Herd's hottest hitters lately, despite all t…

Sun, Jun 25, 2017
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Inside the NHL: Petersen snub again shines spotlight on college free agent issue Sun, Jun 25, 2017

CHICAGO – Jason Botterill has made it clear from his 10 years in Pittsburgh and his few weeks in Buffalo that he likes college hockey players. The new Sabres' general manager drafted three of them over the weekend, including first-rounder Casey Mit…

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.
Sun, Jun 25, 2017

High schoolsAttention All-StarsPlease forward the following all-star selections to sports@buffnews.com.Baseball: ECIC IV, Niagara Frontier, CCAA East I, CCAA East II, CCAA West II.Softball: All-Catholic, CCAA West I, CCAA West II.Boys lacrosse: All-W…

2017 CCAA West I baseball team Thu, Jun 22, 2017
UB about to make $18 million football field house a reality Fri, Jun 23, 2017

A field house for the University at Buffalo football program finally is about to become a reality. UB has reached its fundraising goal to start work on the project and has received approval from the state Division of the Budget to begin constructi…

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: Botterill knows you're never too deep at center Sun, Jun 25, 2017

Column as I see 'em: Seven years ago around this time, then-Sabres general manager Darcy Regier invited a hail of ridicule by insisting that Tim Connolly and Derek Roy were two of the top 20 centermen in the NHL. At that point in their careers,…

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Erie Canal Fishing Derby runs July 5-16 Wed, Jun 21, 2017

The 27th Erie Canal Fishing Derby will once again be held from the Niagara River to Albion July 5-16. Over $20,000 in prizes will be up for grabs, including a boat package supplied by Brobeil Marine of Buffalo for the Grand Prize winner. The Grand Pr…

Outdoor Calendar (June 21) Wed, Jun 21, 2017
The Fishing Beat 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.
Inside Baseball: Cubs struggling to recreate magic of 2016 Sat, Jun 24, 2017

CHICAGO – The memories of 2016 linger all over Wrigley Field and its now construction-filled neighborhood. And that's one of the problems the Chicago Cubs have: Things will never be quite that magical again. You can only win your first World Series…

Playoff hopes wane as FC Buffalo fall to Rochester Sat, Jun 24, 2017

Knowing a loss to Rochester would even further damage their slim hopes at the National Premier Soccer League postseason, FC Buffalo came out flat. Very flat. Inexplicably. The scoreline of the Lancers' 2-1 win Friday at Aquinas Institute doesn'…

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.
Quick Hits: Bisons' rally in Syracuse ends 10-game losing streak Sun, Jun 25, 2017

When the Buffalo Bisons' 10-game losing streak finally ended on Sunday at NBT Bank Stadium in Syracuse, it was no surprise that Roemon Fields and Christian Lopes had a hand in it. They have been two of the Herd's hottest hitters lately, despite all t…

Sun, Jun 25, 2017