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By Gene Kershner » 7:45 AM

  The undercard on Sunday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack will feature three graded stakes in addition to the 157th addition of the Queen’s Plate. A Pick-3 starting with Race 8 will include two of the graded stakes and finish with the Plate. Here’s a capsule look at the three graded stakes on Sunday’s... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Etibicoke, Ont. -- The post position draw for the 157th Queen's Plate was completed this morning at the trackside terrace in suburban Toronto this morning.  Four-time Plate winning jockey Sandy Hawley served as the draw master for the event, with track announcer Robert Geller presiding. The Queen's Plate, the... Read More

By Qina Liu » Friday, June 24, 2016

How did I survive the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge, the annual 3.5-mile race along Amherst Street and Delaware Avenue? Well, I tried not to think about it. And this is how it went: In retrospect, I could have prepared for the race a lot more. If you just signed up for your first summer 5K, here's 5 tips so you... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, June 24, 2016

The Woodbine press office listed 14 probable starters for the 157th Queen’s Plate, with most of the usual suspects within the trainer and jockey ranks are duly represented. One name noticeably absent from the list was Woodbine Oaks winner Neshama, who will attempt to complete the Canadian Triple Tiara and points... Read More

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Our team will be on the scene in Delaware Park for another large gathering for Buffalo's JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge. Check out 12 things you need to know from Aaron Besecker. Here's a preview story from sports' Jack Goods. Updates from News reporters Amy Moritz and Qina Liu as well as photographer Harry... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Pegula Sports and Entertainment and MSG Networks announced this week that they had reached a long-term agreement about the rights to Sabres' broadcasts. (Read the release here.) That means the Sabres will be on MSG for some time to come. In addition, the broadcast outlet plans to do other local programming "relating to... Read More

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

The Buffalo portion of Lake Erie ranks first in the Northeast and fourth in the nation on the Bassmaster's compilation of the "100 Best Bass Lakes" issued this week. That will come as no surprise to area fishermen, or those who travel from well outside of Western New York to fish for smallmouth bass in Lake Erie... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Sunday, June 19, 2016

OAKMONT. Pa. – A three-putt on the eighth green Saturday during the third round of the U.S. Open was all Danny Willett could take. As he walked across the bridge that goes over the Pennsylvania Turnpike to his ninth and final hole of the day, Willett took his anger out on the bridge with his putter. Just one... Read More

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Follow News Sports Reporter Jay Skurski's updates and observations from the U.S. Open at Oakmont, along with scoring updates and other info from the USGA. Here's Skurski's Three things to know about Day Three of the U.S. Open A Twitter List by TBNSports Check back to Sports, Ink and for more... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Sunday, June 19, 2016

OAKMONT, Pa. – Jordan Spieth knows that if he's going to have any chance at defending his U.S. Open championship, he'll need to do something extraordinarily special Sunday. That's exactly what Johnny Miller did in 1973 at Oakmont Country Club, when he shot a final-round 63 to win the U.S. Open – a round that Golf... Read More

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