The Buffalo Bandits today announced that the team acquired Creighton Reid and a fourth-round pick in the 2019 NLL Draft from the Colorado Mammoth in exchange for transition player Brad Self. The Bandits then traded Reid to the Calgary Roughnecks in exchange for a fourth-round pick in the 2017 NLL Draft and a second-round pick in the 2019 NLL Draft.
Self was brought to the Bandits on Sept. 27, 2016 from the Rochester Knighthawks in exchange for the 16th overall selection in the 2016 NLL Draft. In 12 games for the Bandits this season, Self posted career-highs in goals (13) and points (36), while adding 23 assists and one game-winning goal.
Reid, is in his eighth NLL season. The native of Milton, Ontario, has spent time with Colorado and the Toronto Rock, recording 22 goals and 73 points along with 467 loose balls in 122 career games. He has 11 games of playoff experience, including two championship appearances, and in 2011 helped the Rock capture the league title.