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MLL Championship Game: Will You Watch It?

0 - Published August 22, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

In past years, the MLL Championship Game has drawn relatively large and small crowds alike, sometimes at the same venue of use, and sometimes with the same teams playing. What can we expect for 2014? Will people show up in Georgia? Will TV viewership be better or worse? And is Major League Lacrosse beginning to […]

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TBT: Adam Richman Played Lacrosse!

0 - Published August 21, 2014 by in Lifestyle

You know Adam Richman, right? He’s the man with over 600,000 Twitter followers who talks about great food on shows like Amazing Eats, Food Fighters, and Man Vs. Food. He has also been involved in the world of competitive eating… But did you also know that Adam Richman played lacrosse?

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Hot Pot: Face Off Rule Changes Uproar… Again

0 - Published August 20, 2014 by in College, NCAA

The last time the NCAA tried to install some college lacrosse face off rule changes, the face off community reacted with a focused passion, and some of the rules (no motorcycle grip for example) were not adopted. Now, the NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Rules Committee has provided an updated set of recommended changes, and the face […]

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Hot Pot: Making Lacrosse Safer

0 - Published August 13, 2014 by in Coaching, Featured, Hot Pot, Youth

Everywhere we look, people seem to be talking about making lacrosse safer in one way or another. It ranges from hitting being reigned in at the collegiate level through new rules, to concussion studies, a debate about helmets for girls in Florida, and beyond.

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Trameshional Tradmesh Stringing Tutorial

0 - Published August 12, 2014 by in Featured, Stringing, Tutorials

A couple of months back, we put up a couple of tradmesh pockets photos on Instagram that I dubbed Trameshional. Perhaps that name is stupid, but I’d never seen this variation of tradmesh done before, even though I’m sure it has been. People asked for a tutorial, I took my sweet time in making one, […]

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New High School Lacrosse Rules: Goodbye U Shooters

0 - Published August 11, 2014 by in Featured, High School

The National Federation for High Schools Sports (NFHS) has released new high school lacrosse rule changes for 2015, and many of them echo the moves in the college game. While many of the rules will impact the game in one way or another, one rule will definitely impact a number of players, and that is […]

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Ridiculous Miles Thompson Goal

0 - Published August 11, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Miles Thompson was named Coke Player of the Game for the Rochester Rattlers this past weekend, and he did so on the back of a 5 goal, 1 assist effort. One Miles Thompson Goal was particularly amazing. When asked about why that night was special, Miles said his new traditional stick was starting to get […]

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How Do You Go From First To Worst?

0 - Published August 11, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Both the Chesapeake Bayhawks and Charlotte Hounds experienced first to worst seasons this Summer in Major League Lacrosse. Did everyone else in the league just get that much better? Did Chesapeake and Charlotte get that much worse? Or is something else going on? Is it possible that the gap in parity was so slim this […]

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Introducing WoodLacrosseSticks.com!

0 - Published August 8, 2014 by in Gear

Justin Skaggs and I have talked about, compared, and share secrets when it comes to wooden lacrosse sticks. He appreciates these vestiges of our past as the part of our future that they are. When he told me about his new idea, I was excited, and I think he’s just the man for the job. […]

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Den Haag Beach Lacrosse Tournament 2014

0 - Published August 8, 2014 by in General

Timo Samson brings you an update on the 2014 Den Haag Beach Lacrosse Tournament, which is held annually in the Netherlands. This is a great example of the lacrosse community growing in Europe, and a decade ago, this event did not exist.