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By Gene Kershner » 7:45 AM

By Gene Kershner  The Cubs and Astros are in the MLB playoffs, so you just had to figure it’s a Triple Crown year, as those things happen every 37 years. We’re three weeks from Breeders’... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, October 2, 2015

Today marks opening day for the fall meeting at Keeneland Race Course, which will host the first Breeders’ Cup in its history at the end of the month. In a huge weekend of racing featuring... Read More

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Time is running out to register for this year's 120th annual YMCA Buffalo Niagara Turkey Trot. The Thanksgiving race is capped at 14,000 participants and routinely sells out. The YMCA's press... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Wednesday, September 30, 2015

The Buffalo Bandits were blanked in the annual awards ceremony of the National Lacrosse League, which was held Tuesday night in Toronto.The Bandits had five finalists selected: Ryan Benesch, Dhane... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, September 25, 2015

That’s Beholder, the 5-year-old mare who has both a 2-year-old and 3-year-old Eclipse trophy on her mantle and will likely add an older female award in 2016. She’s currently one of the top... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, September 18, 2015

The 3-year-old class heads to Philadelphia and Parx Racing for this weekend’s $1 million Pennsylvania Derby. A Grade 2 race covering 1 1/8-miles that at one time attempted to attract Triple... Read More

By Jeff Schober » Wednesday, September 16, 2015

At 13,000 feet, Joe Eberhardt surveys a checkerboard of Western New York’s landscape from the cargo door of a Cessna Caravan. He has leaped from planes before, more than 5,300 times, but his heart... Read More

By Greg Connors » Friday, September 11, 2015

Saturday night's race at Richmond International Raceway is the last one before the 16-driver Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup field is set. (The Federated Auto Parts 400 is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, September 11, 2015

A field of 11 will attack the Woodbine turf course late Sunday afternoon in the $1 million Grade 1 Ricoh Woodbine Mile, one of the highlights of the Canadian track’s racing schedule. Earlier in... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Life for the Buffalo Bandits without John Tavares on the field begins on January 9, 2016. The National Lacrosse League released its 2016 schedule on Tuesday, and the Bandits will open with a home... Read More

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