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Why Buffalo’s McDavid-less future is still brighter than Edmonton’s
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Was the NHL’s draft lottery presentation the pinnacle of television entertainment? Of course not. But, admit it, your heart pounded through your chest every time Bill Daly flipped over a rectangular team card in his hellish Rorschach test. It was quite …Share Tweet
The Bills held their pre-draft press conference Monday. During the free agent period the Bills signed TE Charles Clay, released Scott Chandler and let Lee Smith sign with Oakland. With four tight ends on the roster, Whaley was asked if there was a need …Share Tweetthehockeynews.com 13 hours agoThere are some coaches who, after losing or leaving an NHL job, need time to decompress and recharge their batteries before they start working again. Todd McLellan is clearly not one of those people. This Friday he’ll leave for Prague to coach Canada in…Share Tweetyahoo.com 14 hours agoHere are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . • The only beard is Nashville that…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 19 hours agoThe seven NFL teams with new head coaches received a head start of up to two weeks for launching their offseason workout programs. That leaves (abacus, please) 25 teams that launch Phase One of the lifting and conditioning and classroom sessions today. …Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 20 hours agoChargers offensive coordinator Frank Reich thinks Rex Ryan is the perfect coach for the Bills. Looking back on some of Dolphins exec Mike Tannenbaum’s drafts with the Jets. Patriots T Sebastian Vollmer got married, which meant he’s acquired two new ring…Share Tweet
Sabres GM Murray not calling Eichel a consolation prizeESPN.com Apr 19 (yesterday)Sabres GM Murray not calling Eichel a consolation prizeShare Tweetyahoo.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)GM Tim Murray of the Buffalo Sabres knows there’s a silver lining to the NHL Draft Lottery. He knows that the Edmonton Oilers’ winning the right to draft Connor McDavid – moving up to the No. 1 pick, from their third-worst record and third-best odds – l…Share TweetIt’s heartache in Buffalo and jubilation in Edmonton as for the fourth time in six drafts, the Oilers will pick first overall. This time, they’ll get a chance to draft generational talent Connor McDavid. And if they have any sense at all, they will swin…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 18 (3 days ago)Spoiler alert: The Buffalo Sabres will win tonight’s NHL draft lottery with the numbers 11, 5, 6 and 7. Your trusty correspondent knows this because he went to this really cool website that simulates the NHL draft lottery and it told him so. Then he did…Share Tweet
Richardson: “I’d love to be a contributor” – JMSbuffalobills.com Apr 17 (3 days ago)Wrapping up another week here at One Bills Drive. The players were off for the weekend as they finished their offseason workouts on Thursday. We caught up with a few players before they departed and got their opinions on their new teammates and the new …Share Tweet
Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your teamthehockeynews.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)It’s amazing how things will change by Saturday night. Connor McDavid will know which NHL team he will belong to. The McDavid parents will know in which city their son’s adult life will begin to unfold and flourish. Vendors will go crazy preparing McDav…Share Tweet
Rex looking most forward to O-line workbuffalobills.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)He’s a defensive coach by trade and a head coach by opportunity, but heading into his team’s first voluntary veteran minicamp in less than two weeks, Bills head coach Rex Ryan is looking forward to working with the offensive line the most. One can under…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Apr 17 (4 days ago)WR Percy Harvin thinks he can “show the world I can be an every down receiver” with the Bills. The Dolphins have to continue investing in their offensive line. Cameron Fleming’s versatility is useful to the Patriots offensive line. Jets CB Darrelle Revi…Share Tweet
How Buffalo’s Connor McDavid tank killed my passion for Sabres hockeyyahoo.com Apr 16 (5 days ago)(Ed. Note: The Buffalo Sabres have completed one of the most disappointing yet hopeful, logical yet controversial seasons in NHL history. Throughout the week, we’ll publish different perspectives on the Tank That Was. Today, it’s Harry Tee, a fairly new…Share Tweet
A Note To Our Readersyahoo.com Apr 16 (5 days ago)Editor's note: A fan's guest column posted earlier Thursday has been removed from the Puck Daddy blog and Yahoo Sports. The column was a fan's view of the Buffalo Sabres' 2014-15 season. The author of the column engaged with other fans on social media u…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Apr 16 (5 days ago)After finishing the season slowly following a hip injury, Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins created some concern when he had offseason hip surgery. But Watkins downplayed that procedure after a workout Wednesday, saying he’d be fine by the time training…Share Tweet
Fred Jackson: I won’t make it easy for LeSean McCoy to take my jobprofootballtalk.com Apr 16 (5 days ago)The Bills didn’t trade for LeSean McCoy and give him a huge new contract to be a backup. But Buffalo’s incumbent starter at running back says he’s not just going to step aside quietly and watch McCoy take his job. Fred Jackson, who started for the Bills…Share Tweet
NFL to release 2015 game scheduleApr 20Kevin Seifert discusses the pending release of the NFL game schedule and who would make for an interesting opponent to face the Patriots in the NFL Kickoff game.
'Caught in the Draft': Bills draft Bruce Smith and Andre ReedApr 16Take a look back at the 1985 NFL Draft, when the Buffalo Bills picked up defensive lineman Bruce Smith and wide receiver Andre Reed and began to build the spine of a team that would go to four consecutive Super Bowls.
Inside The Huddle: Percy Harvin A Buffalo BillApr 16Percy Harvin believes it is better to receive and hopes to do so more often in Buffalo.
Ryan makes fun of Brady's first pitchApr 15Bills coach Rex Ryan used his offseason news conference to poke fun at Patriots QB Tom Brady's first pitch at Fenway Park earlier this week.
Pelicans Warriors BasketballApr 20In the words of ESPN's J.A. Adande, this game is just coming down to quality of shots now. Fortunately for the Warriors, few in the NBA are better at ...
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2015 NBA Playoffs: Best of the first weekendApr 20Who will win the West? 5-on-5 breaks down each first-round series and picks the conference champions.
2015 NBA Playoffs: Highlights of first weekendApr 20Our writers break down the highlights and lowlights from the first weekend of NBA playoff action.