Bandits and Black Wolves Will Play Pre Season Game in Allentown

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The National Lacrosse League has announced the Buffalo Bandits and New England Black Wolves will face off for a preseason game at PPL Center in Allentown, Pennsylvania on Saturday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. ET.

“It’s great to bring the National Lacrosse League to the Lehigh Valley with an exhibition game at PPL Center,” said NLL Commissioner George Daniel. “There are many loyal fans in the area who can expect an entertaining night of lacrosse between two division rivals in Buffalo and New England.”

NLL stars hitting the turf include Buffalo’s Ryan Benesch, Anthony Cosmo, Steve Priolo, Billy Dee Smith, Dhane Smith and Mark Steenhuis along with New England’s Kevin Buchanan, Kyle Buchanan, Garrett Billings, Kevin Crowley, Brett Manney, Pat Saunders, Garrett Thul and more.

Tickets starting at $17 go on sale on Friday, Oct. 16 and can be purchased online at or in person at the Mealey’s Furniture Box Office located at PPL Center.