Buffalo Bills and Sabres co-owner Kim Pegula is undergoing medical treatment for “unexpected health issues” that began last week, according to a statement released by the Pegula family.
“Kim Pegula is receiving medical care as a result of some unexpected health issues,” the Pegula family said. “We are very grateful for the progress she has made over the past few days. She has an exceptional team of medical experts at her side.”
The concluded the statement by saying, “We ask that you keep Kim and our family in your prayers and ask you respect our need for privacy.”
Team officials declined to expand on the statement, which didn’t address the specific nature or duration of the health issues, or where Pegula is receiving care.
The Pegula family purchased the Bills in 2014 for $1.4 billion. Additionally, they bought the Sabres for $165 million.