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William Carrier has never been to Las Vegas. That’s about to change. The Golden Knights plucked the winger from Buffalo’s roster Wednesday night during the NHL expansion draft. It wasn’t a surprise to Carrier, who had been reading mock draft…

William Carrier has never been to Las Vegas. That’s about to change. The Golden Knights plucked the winger from Buffalo’s roster Wednesday night during the NHL expansion draft. It wasn’t a surprise to Carrier, who had been reading mock draft…

What happened in Vegas won't stay in Vegas Thu, Jun 22, 2017

CHICAGO -- The airports here are going to be wildly busy this morning as NHL teams burn up the red-eye miles from Las Vegas heading from Expansion Draft to Entry Draft, with the picks at United Center scheduled to start Friday night at 7 p.m Eastern.…

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Q&A: Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy talks #BillsMafia mini-documentary Wed, Jun 21, 2017

Multi-million dollar sports and entertainment media company Barstool Sports unveiled a 10-minute mini-documentary on #BillsMafia Tuesday, highlighting the likes of "Pinto Ron," Bills tailgaters doing Bills tailgating things and more. Barstool foun…

What happened in Vegas won't stay in Vegas Thu, Jun 22, 2017

CHICAGO -- The airports here are going to be wildly busy this morning as NHL teams burn up the red-eye miles from Las Vegas heading from Expansion Draft to Entry Draft, with the picks at United Center scheduled to start Friday night at 7 p.m Eastern.…

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.
Area results from New Balance Outdoor Nationals Sun, Jun 18, 2017

A slew of area runners ventured to Greensboro, North Carolina this weekend for the New Balance Outdoor Nationals. Here's how locals fared among the best in the country, one week after competing against the best in the state of New York. Note: The …

Bonnies to visit Syracuse on Dec. 22 Wed, Jun 21, 2017

St. Bonaventure's men's basketball game against Syracuse University will be played on Dec. 22 at the Carrier Dome. It's the the second time in three seasons Bona's will visit the Orange. Syracuse defeated the Bonnies in November 2015, 77-69. The B…

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…

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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.
Answers to reader questions about the Mets, high-def & 'This is Us' Tue, Jun 20, 2017

It's answer time. Many of my readers rely on this blog to explain what is going on in local television. First up: The New York Mets, who are dealing with a lot of injuries that have hurt their season. They are 31-37, 10 games behind Washington …

WNY Flash Academy, FC Buffalo push charitable efforts Thu, Jun 22, 2017

Buffalo's top-level sports organizations bear a responsibility to give back to the community, and the Western New York Flash Academy and FC Buffalo have laid out initiatives to give back. First, the Flash Academy will host Kicking Cancer, a 4-vs.-…

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.
What happened in Vegas won't stay in Vegas Thu, Jun 22, 2017

CHICAGO -- The airports here are going to be wildly busy this morning as NHL teams burn up the red-eye miles from Las Vegas heading from Expansion Draft to Entry Draft, with the picks at United Center scheduled to start Friday night at 7 p.m Eastern.…