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Anchor Bar "medium" and "suicidal" wings. July 25, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
March 24, 2020 - 4:00 am
Local restaurants trying to adapt to the new regulations set forth by New York State.
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Stefon Diggs
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WBEN Newsroom
March 18, 2020 - 9:01 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Frustrated by the Bills collapse in an AFC wild-card playoff loss at Houston, general manager Brandon Beane opened the offseason suggesting Buffalo wasn’t one player away from being a better team. Beane backed up that sentiment by making a series of additions – highlighted...
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WBEN Newsroom
March 16, 2020 - 11:36 pm
A blockbuster deal Monday night lands Buffalo a top pass-catcher
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Empty stadiums and arenas
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WBEN Newsroom
March 16, 2020 - 6:05 am
The already-delayed professional sports seasons in North America could be on hiatus for significantly longer than first planned after federal officials said Sunday that they recommend all in-person events involving 50 people or more be called off for the next eight weeks. That’s twice as long as...
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Outside entrance to Key Bank Center, Buffalo, N.Y.
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WBEN Newsroom
March 14, 2020 - 3:36 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Pegula Sports andEntertainment released a statement Saturday indicating that game day employees will be paid for lost wages. Also, company employees have been given the option to work from home.
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Empy NHL arena
WBEN Newsroom
March 13, 2020 - 1:01 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) - Michael Peca knows all about NHL work stoppages. The two-time Frank Selke Award-winning forward endured two lockouts and lost another season due to a contract dispute with the Buffalo Sabres during his 14-year career, which ended with Columbus in 2009. Never...
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Gary Bettman
WBEN Newsroom
March 12, 2020 - 1:52 pm
New York (WBEN) - The National Hockey League is suspending its season and hoping to resume at play at later date.
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Dominik Kahun
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WBEN Newsroom
March 09, 2020 - 10:30 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Dominik Kahun scored the decisive goal in the seventh round of a shootout and the Buffalo Sabres snapped a six-game skid with a 3-2 win over the Washington Capitals on Monday night. Linus Ullmark stopped 33 shots through overtime and six of seven shootout attempts in his...
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Buffalo Sabres
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WBEN Newsroom
March 07, 2020 - 10:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (WBEN/AP) — Claude Giroux scored two goals and Carter Hart made 38 saves to lead the streaking Philadelphia Flyers to their ninth straight victory, 3-1 over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night. Joel Farabee also scored and Jakub Voracek and Travis Sanheim each had a pair of assists...
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Buffalo Sabres
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WBEN Newsroom
March 05, 2020 - 9:53 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Patric Hornqvist scored twice in leading the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 4-2 win over Buffalo on Thursday night that extended the Sabres’ skid to five straight.
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