Bandits To Unveil 20th Anniversary Jersey at Open Practice This Sunday

The Buffalo Bandits today announced they will hold an open practice event at HSBC Arena on Sunday, December 5, offering fans their first chance to catch this year’s Bandits roster in action. The event will also feature the unveiling of the team’s new retro jersey, commemorating 20 exciting years of Bandits lacrosse, as well as an autograph session featuring this year’s Bandits squad.

Doors for the event will open at 9 a.m. Sunday, with the Bandits taking the field at 10 a.m. for an open practice. Practice will run until noon, followed by the unveiling of the team’s new 20th anniversary retro alternate jersey and an autograph session featuring players seen on the field. The Buffalo Bandettes dance team will also be on hand to perform and sign autographs.

The Bandits, in conjunction with Upstate New York Transplant Services, will also hold a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fans are encouraged to stop by the East Wing of the 100 Level Concourse to donate.

Additional open practice events include the Select-A-Seat season ticket program and a silent auction presented by the Buffalo Bandits Brigade to benefit The Variety Club of WNY.

Admission to the event is free, along with free parking in the HSBC Arena ramp. The Sabres Store will be open for fans seeking Bandits merchandise. Select concession stands will be open throughout the event.

Individual game tickets for all regular season home games are on sale now. To purchase tickets visit or for more information – call 1-888-467-2273.

Posted in

Lacrosse Playground

In 2009, Adam O’Neill, Harry Alford and Thomas Alford launched Lacrosse Playground as the preeminent site for lacrosse gearheads. For years Lacrosse Playground provided lacrosse fans with tutorials and tips on how to string a lacrosse head, up-close looks at the gear the top players used and sneak peeks at equipment and uniforms before they were released. More than 10 years and millions of visits later, Lacrosse Playground has relaunched with a focus on storytelling. Our mission is to provide comprehensive coverage of the latest lacrosse news, share insights into the sports betting and fantasy lacrosse world and showcase the lifestyles and personalities of the sport of lacrosse through articles, videos and podcasts.

Leave a Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.