The National Lacrosse League today announced the Buffalo Bandits’ schedule for the 2017 NLL regular season.
The Bandits will open the campaign at home on Dec. 30 when the Colorado Mammoth visit Buffalo for the only meeting between the clubs this season. The team will then play two additional home games before visiting the New England Black Wolves for the first road game of the season on Jan. 28.
The team will play two sets of back-to-back games this upcoming season. The first is a home-and-home series versus the Rochester Knighthawks on March 3 and March 4. The other is a two-game road trip on April 14 (at Toronto) and April 15 (at Georgia). Buffalo will welcome the defending champion Saskatchewan Rush for their only meeting of the season on April 1.
The Bandits will play each East Division opponent three times, with the exception of the Toronto Rock, who the team will face four times. Buffalo will also play each West Division opponent one time, with the exception of the Vancouver Stealth, who they will meet twice.
Eight of nine Bandits home games in 2017 will begin at 7:30 p.m., with the March 3 matchup with Rochester beginning at 7 p.m. Ticket prices will be announced at a later date. For season ticket information, please contact the KeyBank Center box office at 1-888-467-2273.
Fri., Dec. 30 vs. Colorado, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Jan. 14 vs. Georgia, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Jan. 21 vs. Vancouver, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Jan. 28 at New England, 7:00 p.m.
Fri., Feb. 3 at Toronto, 7:30 p.m.
Fri., Feb. 17 vs. New England, 7:30 p.m.
Sun., Feb. 19 at New England, 1:00 p.m.
Sat., Feb. 25 vs. Toronto, 7:30 p.m.
Fri., March 3 vs. Rochester, 7:00 p.m.
Sat., March 4 at Rochester, 1:00 p.m.
Fri., March 17 at Vancouver, 10:30 p.m.
Sat., March 25 at Rochester, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., April 1 vs. Saskatchewan, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., April 8 at Calgary, 9:00 p.m.
Fri., April 14 at Toronto, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., April 15 at Georgia, 7:05 p.m.
Sat., April 22 vs. Georgia, 7:30 p.m.
Sat., April 29 vs. Toronto, 7:30 p.m.