Up in Canadia-land, the Mann Cup Finals are just getting started. The Mann Cup is a club team championship tournament where many of the best boxla clubs go at it for the annual trophy. Teams pick up some of the best NLL players, stack their rosters and take it very seriously. The action is always good and the intensity is unbeatable. Peterborough took down New Westminster in Game 1. NW came back and took game 2 behind a superhuman effort from John Tavares. Links below!
We’ve got highlights of Game 1 below:
NEWS & NOTES
– Rochester’s pro sports teams are losing at the box office | D&C
– Fans will decide if Rochester is a sporting city | Roc Now
– As said above, New Westminster won Game 2 of the Mann Cup | Peterborough Examiner
– Is MLB pitcher Jeff Samardzija going to play lax? Seems like he’s considering it | Chicago Tribune
– Ohio Wesleyan (the 2nd best Wesleyan) makes a good hire in Mike Plantholt | Lacrosse Magazine