Buffalo Bisons Team Trivia

Buffalo Bisons' Hockey Team Trivia (1928-70)

Fort Erie Era Bisons

  • First Game: November 19, 1928 (L 3-2 (OT) at London Panthers)
  • First (home) Game: November 24, 1928 (L 1-0 vs. Niagara Falls )
  • First (Bisons) Goal: Harry Lott (Nov. 19, 1928... 13:00, 1st Period)
  • First (Bisons) Win: Bor Norfolk ( Dec. 7, 1928 ... W 4 - 2 vs. Kitchener)
  • First Playoff Game: March 20, 1930 (W 5-1 vs. Detroit Olympics)
  • First Playoff Goal: Babe Bogardis (March 20, 1930... :45, 1st Period)
  • Last Goal: George Patterson (Dec. 8, 1936... vs. Springfield)
  • Last Win: Alex Woods (Dec. 8, 1936... vs. Springfield)
  • Most Goals (Season): Lloyd Gross - 30 (1932-33)
  • Most Points (Season): Lloyd Gross, Laverne "Roter" Roth - 50 (1932-33)
  • Most Goals (Bisons): Lloyd Gross - 97
  • Most Points (Bisons): Laverne "Roter" Roth - 204
  • Most Seasons: Laverne "Roter" Roth - 6 (1928-36)
  • Most Games: Laverne "Roter" Roth - 387 (383 consecutive)

American Hockey League Era Bisons

  • First Game: November 3, 1940 (L 4-2 vs. Cleveland Barons)(11,460 in attendance at the Aud)
  • First (Bisons) Goal: Bob Gracie - (3:49, 3rd Period)
  • First Goal (in the Aud): Joe Jerwa - (18:42, 1st Period)
  • First Win: Bill Beveridge (vs. Indianapolis)
  • Most Goals (Season): Guy Trottier - 55 (1969-70)
  • Most Assists (Season): Art Stratton - 84 (1964-65)
  • Most Points (Season): Ab DeMarco - 113 (1950-51)
  • Most Goals (Bisons): Larry Wilson - 267
  • Most Points (Bisons): Larry Wilson - 696
  • Most Seasons (Bisons): Larry Wilson - 12 (1955-68)