Category: Professional

Marcus Stroman takes shot at Yankees while also saying he’d pitch for them: ‘Their pitching always folds in the end’

Marcus Stroman takes shot at Yankees while also saying he’d pitch for them: ‘Their pitching always folds in the end’

Marcus Stroman grew up a Yankees fan on Long Island. Safe to say he doesn’t get the fuzzies anymore when he sees the pinstripes. Stroman ripped the Yankees’ pitching and went after old comments by general manager Brian Cashman while on Twitter ... MORE
Bills promote DT Justin Zimmer to the 53-man roster

Bills promote DT Justin Zimmer to the 53-man roster

The Bills have promoted defensive tackle Justin Zimmer from the practice squad to the 53-man roster. Zimmer has played in two games this season and accounted for 10 tackles – including two tackles for loss. He’s played in five career games in ... MORE
Sabres, Cyclones extend affiliation agreement

Sabres, Cyclones extend affiliation agreement

The Cincinnati Cyclones have extended their affiliation agreement to be the ECHL affiliate of the Buffalo Sabres (NHL) and Rochester Americans (AHL). Terms of the new agreement were not announced. The Cyclones recently completed their third season as Buffalo’s ECHL affiliate as ... MORE
Bills release Quinton Spain

Bills release Quinton Spain

The Bills announced the release of guard Quinton Spain on Wednesday. Spain joined the Bills as an unrestricted free agent in 2019. He started all 16 games in 2019 at guard and started two of four games in 2020. He is in ... MORE
Cody Ford, Cam Lewis, Tyrel Dodson all week-to-week

Cody Ford, Cam Lewis, Tyrel Dodson all week-to-week

As he does every week the day after a game, Bills head coach Sean McDermott updated the media on injuries to several players Tuesday, and said that cornerback Cam Lewis (wrist), guard Cody Ford (knee), and linebacker Tyrel Dodson (hamstring) are all ... MORE
Sabres play-by-play announcer Rick Jeanneret plans to return for 50th season

Sabres play-by-play announcer Rick Jeanneret plans to return for his 50th season

Buffalo Sabres play-by-play announcer Rick Jeanneret sang the praises of Mike “Doc” Emrick on Monday after the legendary NBC play-by-play announcer announced his retirement. But Jeanneret doesn’t plan to follow the 74-year-old Emrick out the door if the next National Hockey League ... MORE
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Bills fall to 4-2 with 26-17 loss to Chiefs (full coverage)

Bills fall to 4-2 with 26-17 loss to Chiefs (full coverage)

The Buffalo Bills have followed up their first 4-0 start since 2008 with a two-game losing streak that’s included a disappearing act for the high-powered offense that dominated in the first month of the season. The Bills fell to 4-2 after a ... MORE
New sod is down at Syracuse Mets’ NBT Bank Stadium (time lapse video)

New sod is down at Syracuse Mets’ NBT Bank Stadium (time lapse video)

The Syracuse Mets have their own new field of dreams, one that was a dozen years in the making. Installation of the Mets’ new grass field at NBT Bank Stadium has been completed. It consists of 100,000 square feet of Kentucky Bluegrass ... MORE
Sabres sign Steven Fogarty to 1-year deal

Sabres sign Steven Fogarty to 1-year deal

The Buffalo Sabres have signed forward Steven Fogarty to a one-year deal worth $700,000, the team announced Monday. Fogarty, 27, tallied 37 points (13+24) in 54 games last season with the Hartford Wolfpack, the AHL affiliate of the New York Rangers. He ... MORE
Can the Sabres end their NHL drought, emulating the Bills in the NFL?

Can the Sabres end their NHL drought, emulating the Bills in the NFL?

Achieving even a modicum of success during the 2020-21 NHL season will be absolutely crucial for the Buffalo Sabres. Then again, after so many disappointing campaigns, it all depends on the yardstick we use to judge what can genuinely be considered a ... MORE
Report: Bills one of three teams Le’Veon Bell is considering signing with

Le’Veon Bell signs with Chiefs over Bills

The Buffalo Bills appear to have lost the long-awaited one day journey of the Le’Veon Bell sweepstakes. First considered to be a team in contention to sign the running back, the Bills will not being doing so because their upcoming opponent, the ... MORE
Hal Steinbrenner: ‘Aaron Boone will be back next year’

Hal Steinbrenner: ‘Aaron Boone will be back next year’

Hal Steinbrenner said on Tuesday that he was “very disappointed” with the Yankees’ inconsistent play throughout the 2020 season, believing that his team was capable of achieving much more than a five-game exit after facing the Rays in the American League Division ... MORE
Yankees’ DJ LeMahieu among finalists for Hank Aaron Award

Yankees’ DJ LeMahieu among finalists for Hank Aaron Award

Yankees INF DJ LeMahieu has been nominated for the 2020 Hank Aaron award, given out each year to the “most outstanding” offensive performer in each league. Along with LeMahieu, Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox, Jose Ramirez of the Cleveland Indians, Mike ... MORE
BILLS GAME DAY: Buffalo trails Titans 21-10 at half

Bills suffer first loss of season, fall to Titans 42-16 (full coverage)

Well, no one truly believed that the Buffalo Bills were going to go undefeated in 2020. Of course, not many people figured the start to their perfect season would be ended by a team that had practiced once in two weeks, but ... MORE
Tampa Bay Lightning re-sign Syracuse Crunch forward

Tampa Bay Lightning re-sign Syracuse Crunch forward

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Ross Colton to a one-year, two-way contract, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Colton, 24, played in 62 games for the Syracuse Crunch during the 2019-20 season, recording 11 goals and 42 ... MORE