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Yzerman and Stamkos ensure Lightning will have an extended stay…

Yzerman and Stamkos ensure Lightning will have an extended stay at top of the NHL

thehockeynews.com Updated 3 hours ago
We can only assume that Steven Stamkos’ agents aren’t terribly excited at the moment. His accountants? Well, since there’s no state tax in Florida and Stamkos will earn an average salary of $8.5 million each of the next eight years, well, that should ma…
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  • Sabres sign defenceman Nelson to 2-year contract extension

    Sabres sign defenceman Nelson to 2-year contract extension

    NHL.com 3 hours ago
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Buffalo Sabres have signed defenceman Casey Nelson to a two-year contract extension. Nelson made his NHL debut in March last season after signing a one-year deal with Buffalo shortly after completing his college career at ...
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  • Bills personnel among NFL’s most important people

    Bills personnel among NFL’s most important people

    buffalobills.com 7 hours ago
    Recently, USA Today put together a compelling list detailing the NFL’s 100 most important people. Among the collection of NFL greats are Bills Owner/CEO Terry Pegula and Owner/President, Pegula Sports Entertainment (PSE) Kim Pegula, as well as Quality C…
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  • Down Goes Brown: The five worst free agent signings of the past…

    Down Goes Brown: The five worst free agent signings of the past 20 years

    thehockeynews.com 7 hours ago
    Free agency opens on Friday, as teams will be officially allowed to sign players on the open market, and fans around the league should be excited. No, wait, excited isn’t the right word. What’s the one I’m looking for? Terrified. That’s the one. You sho…
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  • Wednesday morning one-liners

    Wednesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 14 hours ago
    Joe Namath says all the Jets on the Super Bowl III-winning team loved their defensive line coach, Buddy Ryan. Bills WR Sammy Watkins might be better off not talking about his injury. Patriots coach Bill Belichick says it was Buddy Ryan’s 46 that drove t…
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  • Jim Kelly getting stronger as he goes through cancer battle: “I…

    Jim Kelly getting stronger as he goes through cancer battle: “I feel awesome”

    profootballtalk.com 15 hours ago
    Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly didn’t want to dive back into his recent controversial comments about the future of coach Rex Ryan, but said something that was even more important to Bills fans. Via Jack Woods of the Buffalo News, Kelly said he…
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  • Bills coach competes on ‘American Ninja Warrior’

    Bills coach competes on ‘American Ninja Warrior’

    buffalobills.com Jun 28 (yesterday)
    Those who tuned in to watch ‘American Ninja Warrior’ on Monday, June 27, may have been pleasantly surprised to see Dan Liburd, Buffalo Bills strength and conditioning assistant, as a contestant on the suspenseful show. Liburd, who has spent eight years …
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  • Odd-man out in Florida, Kulikov excited to join Sabres

    Odd-man out in Florida, Kulikov excited to join Sabres

    NHL.com Jun 28 (yesterday)
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Dmitry Kulikov was initially excited upon learning the Florida Panthers had acquired and then signed free-agent defenceman Keith Yandle to a long-term contract last week. Little did Kulikov realize that Yandle's addition would...
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  • Here are the need-to-know picks from the CHL Import Draft

    Here are the need-to-know picks from the CHL Import Draft

    thehockeynews.com Jun 28 (yesterday)
    The CHL Import Draft establishes major junior rights for European players and it’s never a dull process. Because the kids picked are under no pressure to come over here, it’s never just a matter of Best Player Available. And since junior teams all have …
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  • Rex Ryan: We take comfort knowing Buddy lives through us

    Rex Ryan: We take comfort knowing Buddy lives through us

    profootballtalk.com Jun 28 (yesterday)
    Hours after the death of Buddy Ryan, Bills coach Rex Ryan has released a statement remembering his legendary father. “On behalf of the entire Ryan family, we want to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their sympathies, prayers and warm thoughts…
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jun 28 (yesterday)
    When serving as a Bills assistant gets frustrating, Ed Reed hits golf balls. An attempt to project Dolphins WR Kenny Stills‘ output for the coming season. Patriots WR Julian Edelman will hold a football clinic for women. The Jets will hold six public pr…
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  • Bills are in no hurry to build a new stadium

    Bills are in no hurry to build a new stadium

    profootballtalk.com Jun 28 (yesterday)
    The league is nudging the Bills to begin the process of replacing Ralph Wilson Stadium. The Bills aren’t budging, yet. “We have not met and discussed anything relative to all the noise,” Bills president Russ Brandon said regarding a public and private g…
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  • Bills former personnel man Dwight Adams passes

    Bills former personnel man Dwight Adams passes

    buffalobills.com Jun 27 (2 days ago)
    Dwight Adams, a key personnel man for the Bills during the 90’s, passed away Sunday. Adams was a critical component of Buffalo’s strong draft record under former GM John Butler through the 90’s, when the Bills were one of the league’s winningest teams. …
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  • Monday morning one-liners

    Monday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jun 27 (3 days ago)
    A positive take on the Bills’ offensive plans. More than 1,300 players took part in a Dolphins-hosted 7-on-7 tournament over the weekend. A projection of the Patriots’ 53-man roster. CB Marcus Williams is in line for a bigger role on the Jets defense. D…
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  • Sammy Watkins changes stance, says he could miss camp

    Sammy Watkins changes stance, says he could miss camp

    profootballtalk.com Jun 26 (3 days ago)
    Not long after Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins said he expected to be on the field early in training camp, Watkins is apparently changing his prognosis. Watkins told ESPN’s Vaughn McClure that though he “feels good,” he doesn’t know when he’ll be clea…
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  • Steven Stamkos sweepstakes: Buffalo Sabres are chasing ‘big fis…

    Steven Stamkos sweepstakes: Buffalo Sabres are chasing ‘big fish’

    yahoo.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)
    BUFFALO, NY – NHL teams had their first chance to speak with the agents for prized free agent Steven Stamkos after the first day of the NHL Draft. (Well, legally, right Vancouver?) So who's in the Stamkos Sweepstakes? The Buffalo Sabres have declared th…
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  • Sabres on Evander Kane accusations: ‘If true, we have to deal w…

    Sabres on Evander Kane accusations: ‘If true, we have to deal with it’

    yahoo.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)
    BUFFALO, NY – The Buffalo Sabres’ draft weekend opened with news that forward Evander Kane was under investigation for two criminal complaints for alleged ‘physical harassment' of two women at the Buffalo bar Bottoms Up. The news was reported by WIVB, w…
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  • Panthers, Sabres swap Kulikov, Pysyk and picks

    Panthers, Sabres swap Kulikov, Pysyk and picks

    yahoo.com thehockeynews.com NHL.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)
    Good morning hockey fans! It's Day 2 of the NHL draft and we have a trade to announce. The Florida Panthers acquired Mark Pysyk plus pick No. 38 and No. 89 in this year's draft from the Buffalo Sabres for Dmitry Kulikov and pick No. 33. Prior to the sta…
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  • Video - Tyrod Taylor comes at a ridiculous discount 00:59

    Tyrod Taylor comes at a ridiculous discount

    Jun 26
    NFL Insider Mike Sando looks at the numbers behind Tyrod Taylor's contract.
  • Video - Brunell believes in Rex to get job done 00:43

    Brunell believes in Rex to get job done

    Jun 26
    Mark Brunell breaks down if Bills coach Rex Ryan should be concerned about his job security heading into next season.
  • Video - Marquise Goodwin risking NFL future for Olympics 01:43

    Marquise Goodwin risking NFL future for Olympics

    Jun 22
    Molly Qerim joins Mike & Mike to discuss Buffalo Bills WR, Marquise Goodwin possibly foregoing his roster spot for a place on the 2016 USA Olympic team. Is Goodwin's risky move a shot at redemption from 2012 Olympics?
  • Video - Wingo: The Bills had the worst offseason 01:27

    Wingo: The Bills had the worst offseason

    Jun 16
    Trey Wingo thinks Rex Ryan is expressing insanity by continuing to make bold statements and can't believe he thinks the Bills won the offseason.