Shorthanded Bandits find a way

By Budd Bailey When Buffalo Bandits coach John Tavares looked at his bench in the second half of Saturday night’s game, he could have asked himself, “Where did everybody go?”…

Bandits drop home opener

By Budd Bailey The Buffalo Bandits played their first game of the 2022-23 season on Saturday night, a contest against the Albany FireWolves in the KeyBank Center. If they needed…

Tavares talks training camp

By Budd Bailey (John Tavares has been the head coach of the Bandits since 2019, although he’s been around the team non-stop since 1992. John recently took some time after…

The Interview: Steve Dietrich

By Budd Bailey (The Buffalo Bandits came ever-so-close to an NLL Championship a year ago, falling in the third-and-deciding game of the Finals to Colorado. The team started to turn…

Bandits fall in title game

By Budd Bailey Steve Priolo had every reason to feel discouraged and frustrated on Saturday night. The Buffalo Bandits’ defenseman has been on the team since 2010. He’s been on…

Bandits knock off Thunderbirds

By Budd Bailey The Buffalo Bandits’ 16-11 win over the Halifax Thunderbirds on Saturday afternoon at the KeyBank Center came with some checks on the list. Clinch a playoff spot…