The 2008–09 Steel City Phantoms season began when the American Inline Hockey League-based Steel City Phantoms (now the Pittsburgh Bandits) started the season against the Garden State Savage Wolves. The Phantoms lost the both games with the scores 5-2 and 8-2, even though they outshot the Wolves in both games.
The Phantoms traveled to South Hampton to play against the South Hampton Cyclones. The Phantoms won the first game 10-3, but lost the second game 6-3.
2008-09 Season Statistics