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After what they went through to go see him, perhaps it’s fitting that the Buffalo Bills selected Wyoming’s Josh Allen as their next franchise quarterback. Thousands of hours of scouting went into the team’s research. So, too, did one terrifying pl…

After what they went through to go see him, perhaps it’s fitting that the Buffalo Bills selected Wyoming’s Josh Allen as their next franchise quarterback. Thousands of hours of scouting went into the team’s research. So, too, did one terrifying pl…

Bisons lose late to Durham Thu, Jul 19, 2018

It seemed as if the Buffalo Bisons had done just enough to open their series with the Durham Bulls with a win at Coca-Cola Field Thursday night. But it wasn’t quite enough. The Herd had built a 3-0 lead, but starter Thomas Pannone gave up two l…

2018 Boys lacrosse honor roll Thu, Jul 19, 2018

The initial reaction was surprise leaning toward shock. Did the Buffalo Beauts really just sign Shannon Szabados, the best goaltender in women’s hockey and one of the sport’s most recognizable names? But soon, the shock turned to no-brainer, at…

The initial reaction was surprise leaning toward shock. Did the Buffalo Beauts really just sign Shannon Szabados, the best goaltender in women’s hockey and one of the sport’s most recognizable names? But soon, the shock turned to no-brainer, at…

Farming has been the Allen family business for generations. Seeing everything his family has gone through has helped mold the QB into the player he is today.

Farming has been the Allen family business for generations. Seeing everything his family has gone through has helped mold the QB into the player he is today.

Seven players from WNY received first-team all-state baseball honors Thu, Jul 19, 2018

Seven baseball players from Section VI schools were first-team all-state selections by the New York State Sportswriters Association. Roy-Hart senior pitcher Jacob Brunning (Class B) and Brocton junior pitcher/shortstop Ronald Brown (Class D) earne…

2018 Boys lacrosse honor roll Thu, Jul 19, 2018
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Canisius forward Foley to transfer to McNeese State Thu, Jul 19, 2018

Former Canisius College forward Spencer Foley has found a new home – McNeese State of the Southland Conference. Foley announced the decision on Twitter Thursday. "I want to sincerely thank all the coaches that have recruited me and the people t…

Bisons lose late to Durham Thu, Jul 19, 2018

It seemed as if the Buffalo Bisons had done just enough to open their series with the Durham Bulls with a win at Coca-Cola Field Thursday night. But it wasn’t quite enough. The Herd had built a 3-0 lead, but starter Thomas Pannone gave up two l…

Bandits lose pair in expansion draft, acquire promising defenseman Mon, Jul 16, 2018

The Buffalo Bandits were one of the bigger players in Monday afternoon's NLL expansion draft, making two trades in addition to losing their mandated two players. The Philadelphia Wings selected a pair of Bandits in the draft, snagging forward Vaug…

France defeats Croatia, 4-2, to win World Cup Sun, Jul 15, 2018

By Andrew Das and Victor Mather MOSCOW – France's first goal came off a Croatian’s head. The second was scored with the aid of the Argentine referee, and became the first video-assistant-reviewed goal in World Cup history. But the next two – ha…

Buffalo Subaru Chase brings in the elites Tue, Jul 17, 2018

It's another impressive field among the elites for the 38th annual Buffalo Subaru Chase. The annual event will be held in the Elmwood Village on Friday night with the four-mile race beginning at 7 p.m. On the women's side, Rochester native Kathryn…

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.
Bill Hilts Jr.: A mother’s love and support cannot be replaced Wed, Jul 18, 2018

As we transferred our mother, Sylvia, to Niagara Hospice via ambulance, I couldn’t believe the brilliant sunset and picturesque cloud formations that greeted her. My thoughts were on the pearly gates preparing for a grand entrance. If anyone deserved…

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NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer finds Kansas connection at Bills complex Thu, Jul 19, 2018

On a day when the NFL and NASCAR meshed at New Era Field, two celebrities from these respective sports realized that they have a common connection. Call it the Kansas connection. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Clint Bowyer was given a tou…

MUNY tennis signup deadline is July 6 Fri, Jun 29, 2018

The registration deadline for the 96th Annual MUNY Tennis Tournament is July 6. The tournament, started by the National Public Parks Association, is played on the Delaware Park courts and has hosted some of the most exciting players in Western New…

Post Time: Saratoga Race Course open for business Thu, Jul 19, 2018

SARATOGA SPRINGS -- For horseplayers, it’s the most wonderful time of the year. On Friday afternoon, Saratoga Race Course will open the gates for its 40-day meeting through Labor Day, Sept. 3. Located in the foothills of the Adirondacks, the Ne…

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Area bowling (July 19) Wed, Jul 18, 2018

Area bowlingSTRIKERS: Junior Summer Have A Ball — Kendyll Jaskier 289-696, Thomas Klenke 250.

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Bisons lose late to Durham Thu, Jul 19, 2018

It seemed as if the Buffalo Bisons had done just enough to open their series with the Durham Bulls with a win at Coca-Cola Field Thursday night. But it wasn’t quite enough. The Herd had built a 3-0 lead, but starter Thomas Pannone gave up two l…

2018 Boys lacrosse honor roll Thu, Jul 19, 2018