Only one other time in the 24-year history of the I-90 rivalry has a regular-season finale had so much at stake for both the Rochester Knighthawks and the Buffalo Bandits.
Duane Jacobs sits in the first row of seats at the Iroquois Lacrosse Arena (ILA) and watches the action below this vantage point. The players swing passes across the floor before racing in on goal to release their shots.
The Rochester Knighthawks control their playoff fate, entering the final weekend of the season. The Knighthawks will secure a playoff berth, and second place in the East Division, with a win over the Buffalo Bandits on Saturday.
The Rochester Knighthawks dropped their regular season home finale, 11-6, Saturday night against the New England Black Wolves. Rochester (9-8) enters the final weekend of the season tied with New England (9-8) for second place in the East Division.
Prior to tonight’s game, the Rochester Knighthawks held their annual Team Awards Ceremony. Goalie Matt Vinc headlined the field of winners, as he was voted the RICOH Team MVP for a record sixth time.
In the latest issue, fans can read about the role of veteran defenseman Billy Dee Smith and the Legend of Graeme Hossack.
In a game with playoff implications, the Rochester Knighthawks will host the New England Black Wolves in their regular season home finale on Saturday, April 21 at Connors & Ferris Field at The Blue Cross Arena.
The Rochester Knighthawks can lock up a playoff berth on Saturday with a victory over the New England Black Wolves. Rochester can also clinch a home playoff game with a win and a Buffalo loss.
The Rochester Knighthawks won for the seventh time in their last eight games by defeating the Toronto Rock 14-11 Friday night.
The Rochester Knighthawks knocked off the Toronto Rock 14-11 Friday night to move into sole possession of first place in the East Division. The win was Rochester’s third straight and moved them a half-game ahead of Buffalo and Georgia.
The Rochester Knighthawks will try to earn their seventh win in their last eight games when they head to the Air Canada Centre on Friday, April 13 to play the Toronto Rock. Faceoff is set for 7:30 p.m.
The Rochester Knighthawks announced today that they are partnering with Play Like a Girl! (PLAG) on Saturday, April 21. The regular season home finale against the New England Black Wolves is set for 7:30 p.m. at Connors & Ferris Field at The Blue…