Bandits clinch spot in NLL playoffs
The Buffalo Bandits took the field Saturday night against the Saskatchewan Rush in Saskatoon assured of a berth in the National Lacrosse League playoffs.
The Rochester Knighthawks’ 15-14 loss to the Georgia Swarm on Friday night clinched a playoff spot for the Bandits, who took an NLL-best 10-3 record into Saturday.
Four of the five teams in the Eastern Division will make the playoffs. Buffalo is assured of finishing in front of fifth-place Rochester (2-9) because the Bandits have just four games remaining.