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Looking back, Eric Wood is able to smile while remembering how the Buffalo Bills' medical staff simply tried to soften the blow of the bad news he fully expected to hear. There he was, on the field of Seattle's CenturyLink Field during last …

Looking back, Eric Wood is able to smile while remembering how the Buffalo Bills' medical staff simply tried to soften the blow of the bad news he fully expected to hear. There he was, on the field of Seattle's CenturyLink Field during last …

Dan Lambert fired as coach of Rochester Americans Fri, May 26, 2017

Jason Botterill will be conducting two coaching searches instead of one after firing Rochester coach Dan Lambert on Friday. More to come.

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Bills finalize scouting staff with three additional hires Thu, May 25, 2017

The Buffalo Bills have their personnel department in place. The team announced three hires Thursday, completing the staff under General Manager Brandon Beane. Marcus Cooper and Pete Harris return to the organization after serving under former Gene…

Dan Lambert fired as coach of Rochester Americans Fri, May 26, 2017

Jason Botterill will be conducting two coaching searches instead of one after firing Rochester coach Dan Lambert on Friday. More to come.

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.
High School Extra (May 26): Lancaster girls lacrosse reaches title game Fri, May 26, 2017

Lancaster wanted another opportunity to play for a girls lacrosse sectional title. The Legends will get that chance after holding off Orchard Park, 15-11, in the Class A semifinal. Lancaster will meet Frontier for the title on Thursday. “I fe…

D'Youville's Cochrane named AMCC Woman of the Year Fri, May 26, 2017

D'Youville basketball player Ali Cochrane, a senior from New Port Richey, Fla., has been named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Woman of the Year for her efforts in athletics, academics and community service. She will now be among the nom…

Area colleges (May 25) Wed, May 24, 2017
Area colleges (May 24) Tue, May 23, 2017

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: Bills DE Jerry Hughes has a lot to prove, and he knows it Thu, May 25, 2017

Jerry Hughes spoke rapidly, repeating his words to acknowledge the more painful realities. Of course, he feels he has something to prove this season. "Yeah, yeah, yeah," the Bills' veteran defensive end said Thursday after voluntary workouts at On…

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WNY kayak instructor talks safety, sharing Buffalo waterways Fri, May 26, 2017

Andrea Vaillancourt-Alder started paddling as a child on Lake George and began teaching paddle sports in the Chesapeake Bay as a teen while living in Norfolk, Va. She has since canoed or kayaked on the Thames River in London, in the Celtic Sea alo…

Outdoors Calendar (May 24) Wed, May 24, 2017
The Fishing Beat (May 24) Wed, May 24, 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.
Quick hits: Bisons 4, Gwinnett 1 Thu, May 25, 2017

Finally, the Buffalo Bisons picked up a win in Georgia. Coolray Field in Lawrenceville, Georgia has not been a kind place for the Herd nor have they had much success against the Gwinnett Braves the last four seasons. Thursday afternoon, the Bis…

Bisons lose again in Georgia Wed, May 24, 2017
McFayden injury causes concern before FC Buffalo visits rival Erie Thu, May 25, 2017

FC Buffalo were dealt a blow at the tail end of their season-opening loss to Dayton, as Kendell McFayden's broken hand will sideline him indefinitely and leave the Wolves without their first-choice striker heading into Friday's visit to rival Erie (7…

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.
Dan Lambert fired as coach of Rochester Americans Fri, May 26, 2017

Jason Botterill will be conducting two coaching searches instead of one after firing Rochester coach Dan Lambert on Friday. More to come.