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It was a run for the ages. The Dark Ages. Thankfully for Buffalo sports fans, it's over. Buffalo backers suffered through a historically painful four-day run, culminating in the Sabres' 3-2 loss to Columbus on Monday night. The Sabres also l…

It was a run for the ages. The Dark Ages. Thankfully for Buffalo sports fans, it's over. Buffalo backers suffered through a historically painful four-day run, culminating in the Sabres' 3-2 loss to Columbus on Monday night. The Sabres also l…

WNY College hoops: UB wins in overtime, Griffs lose Tue, Nov 21, 2017

The University at Buffalo blew two sizable second-half leads Tuesday night, but took charge in overtime for a 96-91 triumph over Alabama-Birmingham in a consolation round game of the Cayman Islands Classic in George Town, Cayman Island. After trai…

Tre'Davious Tracker: Another strong game from Bills' rookie CB goes relatively unnoticed Tue, Nov 21, 2017

Yet another poor defensive outing for the Bills in which Tre'Davious White played a fine game. Buffalo's defense allowed 40 points (not counting the two Chargers touchdowns on turnovers), but the rookie cornerback fared well carrying out his respo…

Sabres Notebook: Josefson could return to lineup Tue, Nov 21, 2017

The injury list is finally growing shorter for the Buffalo Sabres. After taking the morning skate on Monday, center Jacob Josefson was back in KeyBank Center fully participating in the team's practice. Josefson missed 15 games with an ankle inj…

Trench Trophy finalists unveiled Tue, Nov 21, 2017

The Trench Trophy announced the finalists vying for the honor of Western New York's top senior lineman for 2017. Those who will be honored at the annual dinner banquet ceremony Dec. 6 at the Lancaster Elks Lodge are: Cleveland Hill's Manny Al-Hemy…

Bucky Gleason: UB star Anthony Johnson looking to come full circle Tue, Nov 21, 2017

Anthony Johnson is still learning the ways of the world like any college kid, but the University at Buffalo wide receiver is smart enough to know this: When your inner circle includes a half-dozen players with NFL experience, including a former first…

Area colleges (Nov. 19) Sun, Nov 19, 2017
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Buque and DiRuscio battling for Bandits' starting goalie position in training camp Tue, Nov 14, 2017

For the first time since Ken Montour and Mike Thompson in the late aughts, the Buffalo Bandits have a goalie battle. Last year's starter, Anthony Cosmo, announced his retirement earlier this month after six years manning the pipes for Buffalo. Wit…

Bucky & Sully Show: Debating the Bills' quarterback conundrum Tue, Nov 21, 2017

Bills rookie quarterback Nathan Peterman's poor performance in his debut on Sunday was the primary topic of discussion for News sports columnists Bucky Gleason and Jerry Sullivan during their weekly radio show Monday night on 1270 The Fan. Sully: …

Catches of the Week (Nov. 21) Tue, Nov 21, 2017

Email submissions to outdoors@buffnews.com and include name, hometown and particulars of the catch. One photo will be selected as Catch of the Week and be published on the Thursday Outdoors page.

Outdoors Calendar Wed, Nov 15, 2017
The Fishing Beat Wed, Nov 15, 2017
Catches of the Week (Nov. 15) Wed, Nov 15, 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.
Joe Morgan to Hall of Fame voters: 'Steroid users don't belong here' Tue, Nov 21, 2017

The Baseball Hall of Fame announced its 2018 ballot on Monday and the guess is that it's going to be arriving on my doorstep today. But when I opened my email this morning, the plot just got quite a bit thicker. Sitting in the inbox was a 1,074-wo…

'Big Money' Matt Hirschman cashes in at Wyoming County Speedway Mon, Oct 23, 2017

For the second consecutive year, "Big Money" Matt Hirschman, using speed, patience and his usual calculated pit strategy, emerged victorious in the $10,000-to-win third annual American Racer 100 Saturday at Wyoming County International Speedway. F…

Post Time: Reviewing the 2017 Racing Kreskin Fri, Nov 17, 2017

The annual Racing Kreskin predictions are in the books with the Gun Runner victory in the Breeders’ Cup Classic two weeks ago. The crystal ball emerged last December with a look at how we thought the 2017 racing year would progress. The Racing K…

Buffalo teacher thankful to run Turkey Trot after health scare Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Jennifer Bardrof squeezed in lots of stuff in the spring of 2016, during the weeks she helped move her family from the Florida Gulf Coast back to her native Western New York: The Goofy, a 10K run followed by a half-marathon at Disney World; landing a…

Running Calendar for Oct. 29 Sat, Oct 28, 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 …

WNY College hoops: UB wins in overtime, Griffs lose Tue, Nov 21, 2017

The University at Buffalo blew two sizable second-half leads Tuesday night, but took charge in overtime for a 96-91 triumph over Alabama-Birmingham in a consolation round game of the Cayman Islands Classic in George Town, Cayman Island. After trai…