The Buffalo Bandits Are Off To A Great Start
The 2022 National Lacrosse League season is underway and this year, the Buffalo Bandits have been able to do something that no other team can say they've done.
Buffalo sports fans have seemingly been cursed. For years now, plenty of people have screamed that they want to see a Buffalo team win "just one before I die." What many of them don't realize is that we already have.
Bandits fans will be sure to remind you that they've won 4 championships throughout their time in the National Lacrosse League (NLL) and even more division championships.
They're trending in the right direction this year too! They've already done what no other team in the league has been able to do. They've remained undefeated through 6 games. It's the first time they've been able to do it since 1996.
A lot of it has to do with their goalie Matt Vinc who leads the league in wins with six, is third in save percentage at .811, and fourth in goals-against average at 9.63.
Want to go see them and support them throughout the rest of the season? Their next game is Saturday night against the Toronto Rock. The rest of the schedule looks like this:
(It starts with game 8 because their game vs. Halifax was postponed)
Game 8 (Week 11): Saturday, February 12: Buffalo at Toronto – 7 p.m.
Game 9 (Week 12): Friday, February 18: Albany vs. Buffalo – 7:30 p.m.
Game 10 (Week 13): Saturday, February 26: Buffalo at Rochester – 8 p.m.
Game 11 (Week 14): Saturday, March 5: Buffalo at Albany – 7 p.m.
Game 12 (Week 15): Saturday, March 12: Philadelphia vs. Buffalo – 7:30 p.m.
Game 13 (Week 17): Saturday, March 26: Halifax vs. Buffalo – 7:30 p.m.
Game 14 (Week 18): Thursday, March 31: Buffalo at Philadelphia – 7:30 p.m.
Game 15 (Week 18): Saturday, April 2: Buffalo at Colorado – 9 p.m.
Game 16 (Week 19): Saturday, April 9: New York vs. Buffalo – 7:30 p.m.
Game 17 (Week 20): Saturday, April 16: Buffalo at Georgia – 7 p.m.
Game 18 (Week 22): Saturday, April 30: Toronto vs. Buffalo – 7:30 p.m.
Home games at KeyBank Center in bold.
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