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A first-timer vs. a long-timer. The game's best defense corps against legendary forwards. A veteran goalie getting a long-awaited first chance against a kid trying to go 2 for 2. Smashville vs. the Steel City. There are no shortage of storylines f…

A first-timer vs. a long-timer. The game's best defense corps against legendary forwards. A veteran goalie getting a long-awaited first chance against a kid trying to go 2 for 2. Smashville vs. the Steel City. There are no shortage of storylines f…

Fifteen to be inducted into WNY Baseball Hall of Fame Fri, May 26, 2017

Two long-time Western New York high school coaches who also made major contributions to amateur baseball in the area are in the 2017 class of 15 individuals who will  be inducted into the Western New York Baseball Hall of Fame in September. The i…

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Joe Powell's long, unlikely journey leads to second chance with the Bills Fri, May 26, 2017

These are the moments that matter so much for guys like Joe Powell. Established players can pretty much cruise through voluntary OTA practices. There's no contact, nothing remotely close to game-like intensity. They know when they have to turn it …

Net results from Lehner, Ullmark have Sabres solid in goal Fri, May 26, 2017

Robin Lehner and Linus Ullmark shared an objective. The goaltenders wanted to skate to the crease and prove they could stay there all year. Based on the results, they figure to share something else next season: the net in Buffalo. Though contra…

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.
#PrepTalkLive from a wet Friday in high school playoffs Fri, May 26, 2017

We're #PrepTalkLive from another big day of spring high school playoff action, though some events have been moved due to weather. Check out today's top games and events in Homeroom Announcements, from Corey Desiderio, which is updated with the l…

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…

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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 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…

Sully's Mailbag: Some quotes are gifts that keep on giving Fri, May 26, 2017

A memorably dumb quote is like a bone to a sports writers. We have a hard time letting it go. So when Doug Whaley went on a national radio show early this week and bragged about leaving the Bills a "gift" of two 2018 first-round draft choices, it was…

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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.
Fifteen to be inducted into WNY Baseball Hall of Fame Fri, May 26, 2017

Two long-time Western New York high school coaches who also made major contributions to amateur baseball in the area are in the 2017 class of 15 individuals who will  be inducted into the Western New York Baseball Hall of Fame in September. The i…

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.
Fifteen to be inducted into WNY Baseball Hall of Fame Fri, May 26, 2017

Two long-time Western New York high school coaches who also made major contributions to amateur baseball in the area are in the 2017 class of 15 individuals who will  be inducted into the Western New York Baseball Hall of Fame in September. The i…