Black Wolves Defeat Bandits

The Black Wolves defeated Buffalo 9-7 to wrap up exhibition play on Saturday evening at the PPL Center in Allentown, PA.

Trailing 7-3 at the end of the third quarter, New England held the Bandits scoreless while rattling off six consecutive goals to secure the victory. Shawn Evans had three during that span, including the game-winner with 1:25 remaining in play.

For the game, Evans’ three goals led the Black Wolves while Kevin Crowley added two. Kyle Buchanan, Sheldon Burns, Pat Saunders and Jimmy Purves each had one goal apiece to round out the scoring.

The Black Wolves will open the 2016 season on January 9th at Vancouver before returning to Mohegan Sun Arena on January 15th. Game time that day is 7 p.m.