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Niagara University has chosen former top Hockey East Conference assistant and current top-level junior coach Jason Lammers to be its next men's hockey coach, sources close to the program report. Lammers, 41, has spent the past two years as the hea…

Niagara University has chosen former top Hockey East Conference assistant and current top-level junior coach Jason Lammers to be its next men's hockey coach, sources close to the program report. Lammers, 41, has spent the past two years as the hea…

Niagara picks experienced Jason Lammers as hockey coach Mon, Apr 24, 2017

Niagara University has chosen former top Hockey East Conference assistant and current top-level junior coach Jason Lammers to be its next men's hockey coach, sources close to the program report. Lammers, 41, has spent the past two years as the hea…

The Sabres have fired General Manager Tim Murray and coach Dan Bylsma. So what is next? The News' Mike Harrington says the first job for the Pegulas is to …

I’m dedicating this year’s column to Al Sillato, a local golf legend who died last month, four days after his 102nd birthday. Sillato passed on after b…

Two months ago, Sabres captain Brian Gionta made a point to say coaching systems didn't really matter in the NHL. It was the 15-year veteran's way of sayin…

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This week, it's my turn to ask a question or two. It occurred to me while working on our annual golf preview section -- which runs in the paper on April 19…

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Road to the Draft 2017: A compilation of profiles for Bills' potential draft targets Mon, Apr 24, 2017

The Buffalo News has featured one prospect a day leading up to the NFL Draft, listing three reasons the player could become a Buffalo Bill. Here is a compilation of the News' series, ordered by position for easy searching. The draft begins Thurs…

Murray knew he needed to find Sabres' perfect fit Mon, Apr 24, 2017

When communication became of one of Terry Pegula’s buzzwords, it reminded me of the day Tim Murray fired Ted Nolan. The Sabres’ general manager knew he had to get it right with his next coach. “You have to find a perfect fit to be really …

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 ev…

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: Monday's big games & more Mon, Apr 24, 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 Monday 1. Baseball - Williamsville North at Clarence, 4:45 p.m. No. 1 large school Williamsvill…

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Niagara picks experienced Jason Lammers as hockey coach Mon, Apr 24, 2017

Niagara University has chosen former top Hockey East Conference assistant and current top-level junior coach Jason Lammers to be its next men's hockey coach, sources close to the program report. Lammers, 41, has spent the past two years as the hea…

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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' playoff hopes die in painful and historic manner Sat, Apr 22, 2017

This may sound familiar to Buffalo’s sports fans: Another local team will miss the playoffs. The Bandits joined their sports “cousins,” the Bills and Sabres, on the outside looking in at the postseason. They lost any hopes of reaching the pl…

Jerry Sullivan's Power Take: Thames' power surge brews suspicion from Cubs Mon, Apr 24, 2017

Talk about a comeback player. Milwaukee's Eric Thames, who as of Monday led the Majors in home runs (8) and slugging (.828), came back to the U.S. after spending three years playing in South Korea, and until this year hadn't appeared in a big-league …

As we head into another hockey-free spring, it’s time to clean out the notebook: *The NHL is a billion-dollar business, so it’s easy to get flippant ab…

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Catches of the Week (April 19) Wed, Apr 19, 2017

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

Outdoors calendar (April 19) Wed, Apr 19, 2017
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The Fishing Beat (April 12) Wed, Apr 12, 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.
Jerry Sullivan's Power Take: Thames' power surge brews suspicion from Cubs Mon, Apr 24, 2017

Talk about a comeback player. Milwaukee's Eric Thames, who as of Monday led the Majors in home runs (8) and slugging (.828), came back to the U.S. after spending three years playing in South Korea, and until this year hadn't appeared in a big-league …

Puerto Rico women's national team to face St. Bonaventure Sun, Apr 23, 2017

A memorable match awaits the St. Bonaventure women's soccer team on Monday, as Steve Brdarski's Bonnies will clash with the Puerto Rico women's national team at 7 p.m. at Marra Athletic Complex (3261 W. State Road, Olean) for the program's final spri…

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.
Niagara picks experienced Jason Lammers as hockey coach Mon, Apr 24, 2017

Niagara University has chosen former top Hockey East Conference assistant and current top-level junior coach Jason Lammers to be its next men's hockey coach, sources close to the program report. Lammers, 41, has spent the past two years as the hea…