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Bills' LeSean McCoy to miss practice with hamstring injury

Dec. 12, 2018 11:53 AM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy won't practice Wednesday, leaving uncertain his status to play against the Detroit Lions this weekend. Coach Sean McDermott would only say "we'll just take it one day at a time right now" when asked if he expects McCoy to be able to practice...

A look at the unbeaten and the winless in college basketball

Dec. 12, 2018 3:59 AM EST

Just more than a month after the season started, there are only nine unbeaten teams left in Division I men's college basketball. And it's a similar story at the other end of the spectrum: Only five teams have yet to win a game. Getting this far without a loss is no small feat. Just ask Gonzaga, which knocked off...

Skinner seals Sabres comeback in 4-3 OT win over Kings

Dec. 11, 2018 11:49 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Rather than lament another sloppy performance after being booed off the ice at the end of the second period, Jack Eichel and the Buffalo Sabres decided to do something about it. Eichel scored and had a hand in setting up Jeff Skinner's power-play goal 1:49 into overtime, and the Sabres...

Former Cuomo economic guru sentenced to prison

Dec. 11, 2018 6:22 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The former head of the State University of New York's Polytechnic Institute was sentenced Tuesday to 3½ years in prison for his role in corrupting the state's Buffalo Billion project. Alain Kaloyeros, 62, was sentenced in Manhattan federal court by Judge Valerie E. Caproni, who noted...

The Latest: Former Cuomo economic guru sentenced to prison

Dec. 11, 2018 4:44 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of Alain Kaloyeros in the Buffalo Billion corruption trial (all times local): 4:40 p.m. The former head of the State University of New York's Polytechnic Institute has been sentenced to 3½ years in prison for his role in corrupting the state's Buffalo...

Sabres sending Matt Hunwick to AHL on rehab assignment

Dec. 11, 2018 12:28 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres are sending Matt Hunwick to the minors on a rehabilitation assignment in the veteran defenseman's next step in recovering from a neck injury he sustained last summer. Coach Phil Housley said Hunwick will play at least one and possibly two games for Buffalo's American...

Faster pace helps Colts rebound, jump back into playoff hunt

Dec. 10, 2018 7:51 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Frank Reich learned the value of an up-tempo offense playing in Buffalo. He figured out how to deploy it more effectively as an assistant coach. So with the Indianapolis Colts in an offensive funk Sunday, the first-year coach changed gears. He cranked up the tempo, wore down Houston's...

Bills linebacker Matt Milano out with broken left leg

Dec. 10, 2018 7:38 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills starting linebacker Matt Milano will miss the final three weeks of the season with a broken left leg, while the status of running backs LeSean McCoy and Chris Ivory are considered more promising. Milano had surgery for a broken fibula on Monday, a day after being hurt in a...

Jets see progress from Darnold in return from injury

Dec. 10, 2018 5:02 PM EST

The New York Jets hoped to see two things from rookie quarterback Sam Donald in his return from missing three games with a right foot injury: health and progress. Mission accomplished, with a victory thrown in. Darnold, the third overall selection in this year's draft, showed poise, creativity and, yes, some guts...

Miscues cost Bills in 27-23 loss to New York Jets

Dec. 9, 2018 8:26 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Sean McDermott knows the Buffalo Bills aren't going to win too many more games if they keep allowing opponents to start drives at midfield — or beyond. "That wasn't part of the game plan, for them to start at the 48," McDermott said, sarcastically. Three turnovers by...