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Broke and broken

buffalonews.com — ORLANDO, Fla. - Those closest to Darryl Talley are terrified. His wife, daughters and former teammates openly cry for him. They lament what has befallen him. They dread what his future might hold. ¶ Talley's life is in tatters. Loved ones say his mind is deteriorating. Heȁ...
Nov 27, 2014

On the off chance you cooked all day and haven't read the Darryl Talley story from @ByTimGraham, here it is again. buffalonews.com/sports/bills-n…

Nov 27, 2014

RT @richarddeitsch: Repost: All NFL fans -- especially @buffalobills fans -- should read this: @ByTimGraham on Darryl Talley's struggles: buffalonews.com/sports/bills-n…

Nov 27, 2014

Repost: All NFL fans -- especially @buffalobills fans -- should read this: @ByTimGraham on Darryl Talley's struggles: buffalonews.com/sports/bills-n…

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Sabres prepare for home-and-home with Montreal

sabres.buffalonews.com — The Buffalo Sabres spent about 30 minutes on the ice Thursday morning, preparing for their home-and-home weekend with the Montreal Canadiens. They're trying to build off their solid third period and induce amnesia about the first 40 minutes of their 2-1 loss to the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday. "Today's Thanksgiving...
Nov 27, 2014

RT @amymoritz: Ted Nolan really, really hopes Tyler Myers is ready to go on Friday. That and other notes from Sabres practice: sabres.wp.buffalonews.com/?p=32497

Nov 27, 2014

Ted Nolan really, really hopes Tyler Myers is ready to go on Friday. That and other notes from Sabres practice: sabres.wp.buffalonews.com/?p=32497

Hearing scheduled for Lowry after his hit on Kaleta

sabres.buffalonews.com — There's a hearing this afternoon with the Department of Player Safety involving Patrick Kaleta. This time, the Buffalo Sabres forward is the victim. Adam Lowry of the Winnipeg Jets faces supplemental discipline after he hit Kaleta from behind at First Niagara Center Wednesday night. The shot drove Kaleta face-first into the...

Update: Lowry suspended one game

sabres.buffalonews.com — One game without pay. That's the additional discipline Winnipeg Jets forward Adam Lowry will receive for his hit on Buffalo Sabres' forward Patrick Kaleta. The ruling came Thursday afternoon from the NHL's Department of Player Safety. Based on his average annual salary, Lowry will forfeit $4,453.41 with the money going...
Nov 27, 2014

Update: Adam Lowry suspended one game for his hit on Patrick Kaleta: sabres.wp.buffalonews.com/?p=32499

Darryl Talley: Broke and broken

Nov 27, 2014

More I learn about toll football extracts from players, more I wonder how long a civilized society will allow it. goo.gl/1jCXZF

Nov 27, 2014

Recommended reading: Broke and Broken: the plight of former #Bills' star Darryl Talley. #NFL goo.gl/1jCXZF

Nov 27, 2014

Here's a story that'll make you feel really good about watching football later today. Happy Thanksgiving. mobile.buffalonews.com/sectionfront/c…

Record Store Day launches first post-Thanksgiving event

buffalonews.com — Record Store Day is celebrated annually on the third Saturday of April, as a means of furthering the existence of long-embattled independent music retailers across the world. That will be the case once again in April of 2015, but this year, the folks behind RSD are trying something new: Black Friday...
Nov 27, 2014

Jeff Miers: Record Store Day launches first post-Thanksgiving event - Gusto - The Buffalo News buffalonews.com/gusto/music/re…

Fred Jackson puts Donte Whitner on blast, says he 'can't respect' former Bills safety

bills.buffalonews.com — Fred Jackson didn't hold back this afternoon when talking about former Bills safety Donte Whitner. Jackson said he "can't respect" Whitner following his comments over the summer, a sampling of which is shown below. "That's just him being him. Donte is a guy that likes to ruffle feathers," Jackson said this afternoon.
Nov 26, 2014

RT @JaySkurski: BN Blitz: Fred Jackson puts Donte Whitner on blast, says he 'can't respect' former Bills safety bills.buffalonews.com/2014/11/26/fre… via @TheBuffaloNews

Nov 26, 2014

From @JaySkurski, Fred Jackson on Donte Whitner disrespecting Buffalo: "It's just some dude that's being an idiot." bills.buffalonews.com/2014/11/26/fre…

Nov 26, 2014

BN Blitz: Fred Jackson puts Donte Whitner on blast, says he 'can't respect' former Bills safety bills.buffalonews.com/2014/11/26/fre… via @TheBuffaloNews

Paladino’s house featured in governor’s call to help the needy

buffalonews.com — Gov. Cuomo inadvertently added some humor to the Thanksgiving season when he put out an appeal on Facebook Tuesday urging everyone to remember those in need.Above a picture of a white, snow-covered South Buffalo house, he wrote, "To help those affected by the recent snowstorm, pleas... - The Buffalo News
Nov 26, 2014

@CarlPaladino’s house featured in @NYGovCuomo’s call to help the needy - City & Region - The Buffalo News buffalonews.com/city-region/st…

Nov 26, 2014

RT @TheBuffaloNews: Cuomo urges Facebook followers to donate to people need, uses photo of Carl Paladino's house buffalonews.com/city-region/st… pic.twitter.com/9aewOOUSZw

Nov 26, 2014

RT @makibecker: Paladino’s house featured in governor’s call to help the needy - City & Region - The Buffalo News buffalonews.com/city-region/st…

Bills’ Jackson fires verbal volley at Whitner

buffalonews.com — Fred Jackson spoke without a filter Wednesday on ex-teammate Donte Whitner.The former Buffalo Bills safety created a stir over the summer when he tweeted "wonder how you Bills fans gonna feel when the team is moved?" then followed that with "Can you say Toronto Bills?!... - The Buffalo News
Nov 27, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving! From today's News, read about what a turkey the Bills think Donte Whitner is buffalonews.com/sports/bills-n…

Bills’ Jackson fires verbal volley at Whitner

bills.buffalonews.com — Fred Jackson spoke without a filter Wednesday on ex-teammate Donte Whitner. The former Buffalo Bills safety created a stir over the summer when he tweeted "wonder how you Bills fans gonna feel when the team is moved?" then followed that with "Can you say Toronto Bills?!"
Nov 26, 2014

It's fitting on a day Darryl Talley's plight is profiled, he's part of another story -- for having Bills' fans backs. bills.buffalonews.com/2014/11/26/bil…

A thin blue line hampers Sabres

buffalonews.com — The Buffalo Sabres' organization spent the morning doing holiday good deeds collecting turkeys. The evening started with several more in First Niagara Center, as the team honored the memories of Pat Quinn and local snowstorm victims as well as the work of local first responders and the Nation...

Sabres Live Chat Wednesday

Nov 26, 2014

RT @BuffNewsVogl: Sabres live chatters: Sorry for the technical difficulties. New link is up and running here ... sabres.buffalonews.com/2014/11/26/sab…

Nov 26, 2014

Sabres live chatters: Sorry for the technical difficulties. New link is up and running here ... sabres.buffalonews.com/2014/11/26/sab…

Buffalo police officer charged with stealing $130 from woman’s purse

buffalonews.com — A Buffalo police officer has been charged with taking $130 from a woman's pocketbook while on duty this summer outside an Elmwood Avenue cafe.Northwest District Officer Michael R. Missana, 42, was arraigned Thursday before acting State Supreme Court Justice M. William Boller on a se... - The Buffalo News

Forbes: Sabres worth $288 million, giving Pegula $99 million boost over his 2011 purchase price

sabres.buffalonews.com — Terry Pegula famously said that if he needed money, he'd just drill another well. It turns out owning a hockey team isn't a bad way to make a few bucks, either. According to Forbes, which has released its 16th annual NHL valuations, the Sabres are worth $288 million. Pegula bought...
Nov 26, 2014

Forbes: Sabres worth $288 million, giving Pegula $99 million boost over his 2011 purchase price - sabres.buffalonews.com/2014/11/26/for…

Nov 26, 2014

Forbes: Sabres are worth $288 million, giving Terry Pegula a $99 million boost over his 2011 purchase price. sabres.buffalonews.com/2014/11/26/for…

Black Friday shoppers may find only leftovers

buffalonews.com — Thursday we give thanks for our blessings. We give thanks for our families, our health, our homes; and for Black Friday, or Gray Thursday, or whatever it is we now call the holiday formerly known as Thanksgiving.Despite emphatic disapproval and the threat of boycotts, retailers will jumpst...

‘Snowvember’ survivors are full of reasons to give thanks

buffalonews.com — After the snow comes the celebrating. And the feasting. And the thankfulness.For those of us who made it through the historic snowstorm of last week - though we still might be a bit dinged by it - this week is a time to give thanks.We're grateful it's ...

Sabres' Kaleta ready for first game in Buffalo in nearly 14 months

sabres.buffalonews.com — Back on Oct. 10, 2013, Patrick Kaleta took the final shift of a 4-1 loss to Columbus. No one had any idea it would be his last shift in Buffalo for nearly 14 months. The unlikely streak will end tonight. Kaleta will be in the lineup when the Sabres host...
Nov 26, 2014

RT @BuffNewsVogl: Sabres' Patrick Kaleta ready for first game in Buffalo in nearly 14 months: "You guys don’t know how much it means." sabres.buffalonews.com/2014/11/26/sab…

Nov 26, 2014

Sabres' Patrick Kaleta ready for first game in Buffalo in nearly 14 months: "You guys don’t know how much it means." sabres.buffalonews.com/2014/11/26/sab…

Live coverage: Jets at Sabres

sabres.buffalonews.com — Follow The Buffalo News' coverage of tonight's game between the Buffalo Sabres and Winnipeg Jets at First Niagara Center.