Posts Tagged Winter weather

Sabres home game against Rangers postponed by NHL

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The NHL has postponed the Sabres’ home game against the New York Rangers on Friday night due to a severe lake-effect storm hitting the Buffalo region.

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Cuomo: ‘Impractical’ for Bills to play Jets Sunday

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo answers a question from the media during a storm briefing at the Thruway Authority in Cheektowaga, N.Y. Wednesday, Nov.19, 2014. The Buffalo area found itself buried under as much as 5½ feet of snow Wednesday, with another lake-effect storm expected to bring 2 to 3 more feet by late Thursday. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A severe lake-effect snowstorm hitting the Buffalo region has prompted the NFL to consider alternatives to the Bills playing their home game against the New York Jets on Sunday.

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Buffalo-Kent State football game postponed by snow

AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) — The University at Buffalo’s football game against Kent State on Wednesday night has been postponed because of a severe winter storm that continues to hit Western New York.

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Bills race clock to clear snow-filled stadium

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills are snowed in, and it’s unclear whether they’ll be able to clear 4 feet of snow at Ralph Wilson Stadium in time to host the New York Jets on Sunday.

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Niagara women’s hoops team stranded by storm

In this photo provided by Niagara's Tiffany Corselli, teammates Gabby Baldasare and Jamie Sherburne huddle under a blanket while stuck on a bus near Buffalo, N.Y., Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014. The NCAA college basketball team has been stuck on the highway in its bus for nearly 24 hours because of a winter storm that dumped about 4 feet of snow around Buffalo. The team was coming back late Monday night from a loss at Pittsburgh when they were stranded. (AP Photo/Tiffany Corselli)

Stranded on the highway for more than a day, the Niagara women’s basketball team is finally making its journey home.

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