BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - It was an emotional night at the First Niagara Center. Former Head Coach Lindy Ruff made his debut in Buffalo as head coach for the visiting team, but he still felt the love from Sabres fans Monday night.
During the first commercial break, the team played a highlight video of Ruff’s time here. Afterward, fans gave him a standing ovation.
The Buffalo Sabres posted the video tribute on their website which you can watch below.
Ruff said, “You know I spent my whole life here really. A lot of good memories.”
Fans also got their first taste of the new winger Matt Moulson, and he put on a pretty good show, scoring twice for the Sabres.
A tractor trailer veered off the road and went through a fence, while crashing into the Forest Hill Cemetery, in Fredonia, Friday morning.
Officials in Wyoming have captured a wanted man and his girlfriend, who were allegedly heading to Buffalo.
After a slow and slippery commute Thursday night, many western New Yorkers are waking up early, hoping they can get to work on time Friday morning.
NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has obtained a court order to prevent a Buffalo woman from ever selling puppies again.
Around 5 p.m. on Thursday near the corner of Model City Road and Rt. 104, police say 84-year-old Jose Martinez was hit by a car driven by 82-year-old Maura Nolan. Both are residents of Lewiston.
Continued cold temperatures as the lake effect winds down late today, more snow on the way this weekend.