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PITTSFORD — Practice No. 1 is in the books for the Buffalo Bills. A large crowd filled both sets of bleachers surrounding the grass field at St. John Fisher College as the Bills opened their 2017 season with the first practice of training camp T…

PITTSFORD — Practice No. 1 is in the books for the Buffalo Bills. A large crowd filled both sets of bleachers surrounding the grass field at St. John Fisher College as the Bills opened their 2017 season with the first practice of training camp T…

Jay Skurski's 3 Bills thoughts: A message to the rookies, Seantrel Henderson's role & Sammy Watkins' comments Fri, Jul 28, 2017

1 Subtle as it was, there appeared to be a message sent from Sean McDermott on Thursday. During the first training camp practice for the Buffalo Bills, both of the team's second-round draft picks lined up with the backups. Wide receiver Zay Jones and…

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Sabres sign left winger Evan Rodrigues on two-year deal Thu, Jul 27, 2017

The Buffalo Sabres on Thursday signed forward Evan Rodrigues to a two-year contract. The deal is worth a total of $1.3 million with an average annual value of $650,000. The contract is a two-way deal for this season (different pay rates for playin…

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.
Randall lands coaching job at West Seneca West Thu, Jul 27, 2017

Desmond Randall is going home, at least in athletic terms. The former coach of the Bishop Timon-St. Jude basketball team said Thursday that he is moving to his alma mater, West Seneca West, to be the head basketball coach of the Indians. "Last …

Lance Leipold sees UB football roster foundation gaining strength Wed, Jul 26, 2017

CANTON, Ohio -- University at Buffalo football coach Lance Leipold thinks his house is getting in order. In a figurative sense, the family room is not yet fully furnished, and the in-ground pool remains a hole in the back yard. Is the kitchen upda…

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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Brownell, England sign with Bandits Mon, Jul 24, 2017

The Buffalo Bandits have announced the signing of transition player Kevin Brownell to a two-year contract and forward Craig England. Brownell has been with the team for five seasons after being a third-round pick in 2012. He has not missed a game …

Bucky Gleason: As training camp opens, message from Bills' brass has familiar ring Thu, Jul 27, 2017

PITTSFORD – Sean McDermott and Brandon Beane were embarking on their first training camp in their respective positions Thursday, so naturally they weren't lacking for enthusiasm. At times, they beamed with excitement like freshmen who had been invi…

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Scattershot: Outdoors news and notes Wed, Jul 26, 2017

Outdoor forum discusses science of climate change WGRZ’s next “2 the Outdoors” Forum will focus on the Science of Climate Change. The presentation will take place on Aug. 2 at Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Buffalo, starting at …

Outdoors Calendar (July 26) Wed, Jul 26, 2017
The Fishing Beat Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Catches of the Week (July 26) Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Catches of the Week (July 19) Wed, Jul 19, 2017
The Fishing Beat (July 19) Wed, Jul 19, 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.
Morning Pitch: Bisons open series with Louisville Fri, Jul 28, 2017

The Buffalo Bisons open a three-game series with the Louisville Bats, starting Friday night. The Herd won the series in Louisville last week, 3-2. Game time: 7:05 p.m. (Gates at 5 p.m.) Promotion: fridaynightbash! It's Hawaii Night for festiv…

Quick Hits: Durham 3, Bisons 1 Thu, Jul 27, 2017
Quick Hits: Bisons 8, Durham 3 Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Quick hits: Durham 3, Bisons 1 Tue, Jul 25, 2017
Yemen Elite silence Pendleton, face BUSS in Tehel Cup final Fri, Jul 28, 2017

Buffalo & District Soccer League first division team Pendleton United had a chance to become the first non-premier or championship-level squad to reach the Tehel Cup finals in more than a decade, but Yemen Elite refused to be on the wrong side of…

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.
Jay Skurski's 3 Bills thoughts: A message to the rookies, Seantrel Henderson's role & Sammy Watkins' comments Fri, Jul 28, 2017

1 Subtle as it was, there appeared to be a message sent from Sean McDermott on Thursday. During the first training camp practice for the Buffalo Bills, both of the team's second-round draft picks lined up with the backups. Wide receiver Zay Jones and…