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BUFFALO, N.Y. | Bettman tells AP: NHL in mediation on concussion lawsuit

BUFFALO, N.Y. — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman tells The Associated Press the league is complying with a judge’s order by entering mediation with former players in a bid to settle a concussion lawsuit. Bettman, however, downplayed the significance of the talks, saying the NHL is following the judge’s request and the league’s position has not … Continue reading BUFFALO, N.Y. | Bettman tells AP: NHL in mediation on concussion lawsuit

BUFFALO, N.Y. | Sabres acquire Sheary, Hunwick in trade with Penguins

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Sabres general manager Jason Botterill is drawing from his championship past in Pittsburgh to provide a boost in Buffalo. The Sabres improved their top-six forward ranks by acquiring Conor Sheary and defenseman Matt Hunwick in a trade with Pittsburgh on Wednesday. The Penguins obtained a conditional 2019 fourth-round pick that could … Continue reading BUFFALO, N.Y. | Sabres acquire Sheary, Hunwick in trade with Penguins

BUFFALO, N.Y. | Senators exec accused of touching, lewd comments to driver

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Ottawa Senators assistant general manager Randy Lee is accused of inappropriately touching and making lewd comments toward a hotel shuttle driver while in Buffalo for the NHL’s scouting combine. Lee was charged with second-degree harassment on Friday after being arrested and spending the night in jail. He appeared in court, where … Continue reading BUFFALO, N.Y. | Senators exec accused of touching, lewd comments to driver

BUFFALO, N.Y | AP source: Senators assistant GM Lee arrested in Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A person with direct knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Ottawa Senators assistant general manager Randy Lee is being charged with harassment following an altercation that occurred during a shuttle bus ride back to his Buffalo hotel. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity to The AP … Continue reading BUFFALO, N.Y | AP source: Senators assistant GM Lee arrested in Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. | Buffalo buzzing over Bills draft picks, Sabres lottery win

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills were so dull during their lean years, comedian Nick Bakay feared his body would fuse to the couch while watching them play. “It’s an incredibly disturbing image,” Bakay said of wasting away Sundays witnessing his hometown team sleepwalk through one loss after another during a 17-season playoff drought … Continue reading BUFFALO, N.Y. | Buffalo buzzing over Bills draft picks, Sabres lottery win

BUFFALO, N.Y. | Museum realizes collection’s rare elephant bird egg is real

BUFFALO, N.Y. — A Buffalo museum has made a rare discovery within its own collection: a fully intact egg from the extinct elephant bird that until now, was thought to be fake. Curators at the Buffalo Museum of Science were cataloging pieces in the museum’s collection when they realized and confirmed that the foot-tall egg … Continue reading BUFFALO, N.Y. | Museum realizes collection’s rare elephant bird egg is real