Opinion

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Sal Capaccio
July 17, 2018 - 11:43 pm
The Buffalo Bills' 2017 NFL Draft class had quite the rookie season as a group. From All-Rookie honors to one of the worst starting debuts in NFL history, the group had a little bit of everything along the way. So, what does 2018 hold for these sophomores? Here’s a rundown of the group and what may...
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Howard Simon
July 17, 2018 - 3:41 pm
Major League Baseball is having a rough season. Strikeouts are up…again. The number of strikeouts has actually increased each of the last 11 years, but this season, the MLB is on pace for more strikeouts than hits for the first time in its history. Batting averages are down. The use of defensive...
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July 15, 2018 - 11:16 am
The Buffalo sports scene has gone a bit quiet with the Bills and Sabres both in the middle of their offseasons. However, we are inching closer to Bills training camp at St. John Fisher, which starts on Thursday, July 26. While the sports scene around town has gone a bit cold, that doesn't stop us...
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Jeremy White
July 12, 2018 - 2:06 pm
The 3-2-1: Three quick points to raise awareness for the NHL's desperate need to move to a 3-2-1 point system. 3.) Max Pacioretty The Buffalo Sabres should be kicking the tires on Max Pacioretty. An established 30-goal scorer in a contract year that would fill a position of need is most definitely...
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Howard Simon
July 11, 2018 - 6:13 am
I was on vacation last week, but that didn’t mean the sports world stopped. With that, it's time for me to get caught up with some opinions and observations: Ryan O’Reilly traded No surprise here. The O’Reilly trade speculation morphed from if to when over the course of the offseason. While some...
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Brayton Wilson
July 10, 2018 - 11:43 am
The Buffalo Sabres are in the thick of the offseason with the NHL Draft come and gone, and the free agency period now open league-wide. Now, as the activity around the league starts to slow down, the focus shifts towards addressing the lineup and where certain guys will slot in for the upcoming...
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Mike Schopp
July 10, 2018 - 11:33 am
I've mentioned plenty of times over the last year or two how much time and effort I've spent on fantasy football. I really love all of it -- the mental exercises, the social element, and all the strategy. Here are 10 small bits of advice I'd offer up: 1.) Read and compile There's more fantasy-...
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July 10, 2018 - 10:29 am
July in Buffalo brings a bit of a lull in the Buffalo sports scene. The Buffalo Bills are awaiting the day they can check in to training camp at St. John Fisher, while the Buffalo Sabres' offseason has slowed down after free agency opened and the trade of Ryan O'Reilly. However, that doesn't stop...
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July 09, 2018 - 2:17 pm
Joe DiBiase reporting @SneakyJoeWGR The Buffalo Sabres and Sam Reinhart have decisions to make this offseason. Reinhart was tendered as a restricted free agent and now he'll either sign a long-term contract with the Sabres or a bridge deal. Had Reinhart not bounced back last season, we'd almost...
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Bulldog
June 28, 2018 - 1:47 pm
I’d like to begin here referencing something I wrote back in March. “My bet is if the likes of Mittelstadt, Nylander, Bailey etc can’t be counted on then an O’Reilly trade is the move we see this summer. It may not make for a dramatic improvement right away but it would change the group immensely...
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