BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) - The Sabres drafted two local prospects in this year's NHL draft. In the second round, with the 52nd overall pick, Buffalo drafted Justin Bailey. Bailey is a Williamsville native. He is the son of former Bills linebacker, Carlton Bailey. At 6'3 the winger has good speed for big man along with a very hard shot. He played for the OHL's Kitchener Rangers last season, where he tallied 17 goals and 19 assists.
In the sixth round, the Sabres drafted West Seneca native Sean Malone. Malone is a centerman who played for the U.S U-18 National team, where he tallied 13 goals. Malone played at Nichols School in Buffalo. He was also a part of the All-American prospects game at the First Niagara center in September.
Most of the Sabres prospects should be in attendance at the Sabres Developement Camp starting July 8th.
Miles Wood, another Buffalo product, was drafted by the New Jersey Devils in 4th round.
An airman from Niagara Falls was away training for the Air Force for months. After being apart from his family, he decided to surprise them at Kelly’s Country Store in Grand Island.
A Buffalo city jail cell block attendant was arrested early Saturday morning on multiple animal cruelty charges.
The death of 30 year-old Desirae James remains a mystery. Her body was found inside a burning car last month and sources say she was stabbed several times.
Dozens of loved ones gathered at the crime scene Saturday night to remember the …
Buffalo police homicide detectives have identified an Eggertsville man as the victim of a shooting Saturday morning.
Detectives say Brandon Cahee, 28, was found in an upper apartment of a home on Ericson Avenue, and he had been shot.
It's been one month since Typhoon Haiyan barreled through the Philippines, leveling towns and killing nearly 6,000 people.
Rookie Mike Glennon rebounded from one of his worst performances of the season to throw two touchdown passes and lead the Tampa Bay Buccaneers a 27-6 victory over the struggling Buffalo Bills on Sunday.