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Bills in familiar spot trailing Patriots as showdown looms

Dec. 02, 2021 19:16 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills safety Jordan Poyer can appreciate the message coach Sean McDermott is attempting to send in publicly referring to Buffalo’s next opponent as “the first-place New England Patriots.” Subtle or not, McDermott just might be reminding...

Starbucks fights expanding unionization effort at its stores

Dec. 02, 2021 18:22 PM EST

Starbucks is fighting an expanded effort to unionize its stores, even as a union vote proceeds at three of the coffee-chain's locations in Buffalo, New York. Union organizers from three additional Buffalo-area stores appeared before the National Labor Relations Board on...

Sabres acquire Subban from Chicago to fill thin goalie depth

Dec. 02, 2021 16:48 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres addressed their suddenly thin depth in goal by acquiring Malcolm Subban in a trade with the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday. The move became necessary when goaltender Dustin Tokarski was placed in the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol....

Ex-Democratic Party figure charged with sex assault on child

Dec. 02, 2021 15:00 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A former chair of the Erie County Democratic Committee pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges he sexually assaulted a child who was younger than 11. G. Steven Pigeon, 61, was ordered held without bail after his arraignment on five felony charges...

Bills return starters at practice in preparing to host Pats

Nov. 30, 2021 18:27 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Difficult as it will be to replace the loss of Tre’Davious White in the Bills secondary, Buffalo is getting healthier up front on both lines just in time for a key AFC East showdown against the New England Patriots. The Bills returned to...

McCann, Appleton each score twice, Kraken beat Sabres 7-4

Nov. 29, 2021 23:06 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jared McCann and Mason Appleton each scored two goals, and the Seattle Kraken beat the Buffalo Sabres 7-4 on Monday night. Brandon Tanev had a goal and two assists, and Carson Soucy and Jaden Schwartz also scored for the expansion Kraken, who had...

Mballa leads Buffalo past Point Park 94-49

Nov. 29, 2021 21:58 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Josh Mballa tallied 19 points and 12 rebounds to carry Buffalo to a 94-49 win over Point Park on Monday night. Jeenathan Williams had 18 points for Buffalo (4-2). Keishawn Brewton added 13 points. Ronaldo Segu had 10 points and seven assists. ...

Stingy defense has Pats in good shape ahead of tough stretch

Nov. 29, 2021 15:27 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — It’s beginning to feel like old times in New England. The Patriots were solid in all three phases as they romped to a 36-13 win over Tennessee on Sunday. It was their sixth straight victory and kept them atop the AFC East standings with five...

Editorial Roundup: Nebraska

Nov. 29, 2021 10:12 AM EST

Omaha World-Herald. Nov. 28, 2021. Editorial: Nebraskans should reject radical overhaul of state education board, department Societies should hold fast to an important guiding principle for government: avoid a heavy centralizing of power. This is why...

Thompson scores 2, leads Sabres to 4-1 win over Canadiens

Nov. 26, 2021 23:00 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Tage Thompson scored twice, Cody Eakin had a goal and an assist, and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Friday night to snap a four-game skid. Buffalo also got a short-handed goal from Kyle Okposo and won for the third time in 13...