NFL Power Rankings – Week 12

Follow @wolfebltd Another week is in the books – football fans have had themselves a good week of football to watch. Who doesn’t love watching a rookie who has no business starting and throwing five interceptions? *sobbing* I MEAN I LOVE FOOTBALL, MAN.

Justice League (2017) – Film Review

Follow @theREELevankern I’m just going to come right out and say it: I’ve always been more of a sucker for Marvel than DC. That said, I know Marvel has had their flukes, but (more attributable to Disney’s bottomless wallet, I’d wager) they’ve always had their formula down; when Iron Man came out in 2009—you could… Read more »

Stranger Things – Season Two Review

Follow @theREELevankern No television premiere has had me this excited. Ever. The return of Stranger Things on Netflix has been all anyone’s talked about for the last six months, and it’s finally here! It’s clear that the Duffer Brothers haven’t lost the vision that they set out with, during season one; a lot of the… Read more »

Trust the Podcast #10 – Bills vs. Saints

Follow @DelReid Follow @wolfebltd Trust the Podcast is back on the air with another week of Bills analysis but this week, things are a little different. With the breaking news of Nathan Peterman getting his first NFL start over Tyrod Taylor, surely there was more than enough to talk about. That doesn’t even begin to… Read more »

NFL Power Rankings – Week 11

Follow @wolfebltd The good teams continue to win and the bad teams continue to lose – what a novel concept! These mutually exclusive events have created a bit of a logjam throughout our weekly power rankings. Either way, jump below and take a look to see where your favorite tackle football franchise ranks this week.

Murder on the Orient Express (2017) – Film Review

Follow @theREELevankern When a movie kicks off with visuals that blur the line between naturally-shot and digitally-enhanced, you know you’re in for something special. The Harry Potter franchise was the first to do this, in my recorded memory, and continues to do so with its Fantastic Beasts spin-off films (yes, multiple; Warner Bros. is definitely… Read more »

Joywave Kicks Off Tour in Style

Follow @wolfebltd Rochester’s own Joywave kicked off their month-long, 21 city tour in style on Saturday night. Anthology played host to Joywave, Kopps, The Aces and The Demos. According to their Facebook page, Anthology is “a restored multi-level auto warehouse in the historic East End district”. This venue is a very nice addition to a Rochester-area… Read more »

NFL Power Rankings – Week 10

Follow @wolfebltd Heading into Week 10, the Philadelphia Eagles hold serve and continue to look very impressive in the process. Carson Wentz continues to look like a surefire MVP candidate as well. The only issue? The dreaded bye week. They need to maintain momentum moving forward. A quick side note: Continue to trust the process,… Read more »

Trust the Podcast #9 – Bills at Jets

Follow @DelReid Follow @wolfebltd The playoff momentum train came to a screeching halt last Thursday night, when the Buffalo Bills faceplanted against the New York Jets. Del Reid and Ryan Wolfe are back to try and make sense of what exactly went wrong on Thursday (spoiler: almost everything) and where the Bills go from here…. Read more »

From Greek Freak to Greek God: The Ascension of Giannis Antetokounmpo

Follow @9pointplay Put the NBA on notice. The future is here, and outcries of  “the sky is the limit” are ringing  through the air. The six-foot-eleven-inch small forward/point guard/positionless wonder of Athens, Greece is on full display. It doesn’t take statistics to see that Giannis Antetokounmpo (pronounced ah-deh-do-KUN-bo, if you’re still struggling with it) is… Read more »

  • Sabres GM having best offseason ever

    The Buffalo Sabres head into the 2015-16 NHL season with a giant question mark surrounding the entire franchise. While many throughout the hockey world would see that as a bad sign, that most certainly is not the case, at least for this group of guys. Since the last time we saw this team on the… Read more »

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  • BLTD Podcast #58

    The guys are back on the air with a special edition of the BLTD podcast! After taking a week off, Perez and Ryan get us ready for the impending arrival of the NFL season with an episode dedicated solely to the upcoming season. This episode is full of predictions, as well as a Super Bowl… Read more »

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  • Top fantasy football sleepers

    Follow @DiBiaseWBNY To win your fantasy football league, you cannot just rely on the players you get on your first few picks. Almost everyone gets great players there. Great fantasy owners make their dues in the mid to late rounds, finding diamonds in the rough. A “sleeper” is a player that goes later than round five… Read more »

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  • 2015-16 season expectations: Will the dynasty continue?

    Follow @BJWilsonWGR Only one word can describe the Chicago Blackhawks over the past six seasons: Dynasty. In 2010, Chicago broke a long 49-year drought by beating the Philadelphia Flyers in six games. In 2013, two late goals by the Blackhawks in the third period of game six sank the Boston Bruins on the road. In… Read more »

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  • BLTD Extracast #2

    John Cimino, of Get Ready, America! and Ryan Wolfe, of Better Live Than Dead, get together to discuss the Buffalo Bills cutting veteran running back Fred Jackson. John and Ryan also discuss a few potential landing spots for Jackson.  

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  • BREAKING: Bills release Fred Jackson

    Follow @BJWilsonWGR After eight seasons with the Buffalo Bills, the team today has released 34-year old, and beloved running back, Fred Jackson. Jackson was signed by the Bills back in 2007 out of Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Jackson would become a staple in the Buffalo lineup in 2009 when he started eleven of… Read more »

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  • 2015-16 season expectations: Team to watch in the East

    Follow @BJWilsonWGR We are now less than six weeks, 41 days away from the beginning of the 2015-2016 NHL season! We continue our series of season expectations around the NHL, and this week we look at the team in the Eastern Conference who is bound to have a bounce-back season after missing the playoffs in… Read more »

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    Posted on August 27, 2015 by
  • BLTD Podcast #57

    ​Episode 57 of the Better Live Than Dead podcast is here! Perez and Ryan discuss some of the past week’s hottest sports topics. We find out who Ronda Rousey will defend her Bantamweight Championship against at UFC 194, and it is a head scratching decision. Tune in to find out. Also, the guys discuss fantasy… Read more »

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  • Bills Preseason Primer: Bills vs. Browns

    Follow @DerekKramer49 After two joint practices with the Cleveland Browns that resulted in many injuries, the Buffalo Bills now travel to Cleveland for a Thursday night tilt with the Browns in the second week of NFL Preseason action. What should Bills fans watch for? Here’s a quick rundown of some of the stories that Buffalo’s… Read more »

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    Posted on August 20, 2015 by
  • 2015-16 season expectations: Team to watch out West

    Follow @BJWilsonWGR We continue on with out weekly series of what to expect from the 2015-2016 National Hockey League season. We have hit the seven week point until the first game of the regular season with the Toronto Maple Leafs hosting the Montreal Canadiens at the Air Canada Center. This week, we look at which… Read more »

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    Posted on August 19, 2015 by