ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Kim Pegula, co-owner of the Buffalo Bills and Sabres, is receiving medical care for "unexpected health issues," according to the Pegula family.
In a statement released to 2 On Your Side, the family said Pegula has been making progress over the past few days; however, they did not go into further detail. It is unclear at this time how long Pegula has been receiving medical treatment.
You can read the full statement from the Pegula family below:
"Kim Pegula is receiving medical care as a result of some unexpected health issues. 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.
"We ask that you keep Kim and our family in your prayers and ask that you respect our need for privacy."
Bills head coach Sean McDermott briefly addressed the media at the top of his press conference on Tuesday.
"In my mind, they're the best owners in the NFL," McDermott said. "Look at what they've done for Western New York, this organization, personally what they've done for me and my family. We love them and want to be there for them."