Tag Archives | defense

The Lacrosse Show: Hamilton Pollard

0 - Published November 25, 2013 by in LXM PRO

Did you miss The Lacrosse Show last week? Mark Powers and I discussed four HOT topics, and then we brought Hamilton Pollard on for a lengthy interview on Maverik, the LXM PRO, the disappearance of the takeaway defenseman, and much, much more! Hamilton gives us some great answers, and even helps Mark deal with being older and slower. Advice any player needs to hear!

2015 Canadian Long Pole Throws Junk

0 - Published August 8, 2013 by in High School

When it comes to top level defensive recruits, it often seems like the junk throwing, slap check happy, risk taker is a thing of the past. Most of these top level recruits are athletic and tough position guys, who have great feet and excellent size… but every once in a while we get a throwback, and I’m thinking Michael Moriyama fits that mold pretty nicely.

Tweet of the Week

Tweet of the Week: D-Mids, The Interns

0 - Published August 8, 2013 by in The Life

There were multiple Tweet of the Week nominees this week. I thought I had picked a winner twice before I got to this gem, so I thought it would be fair to link Rosie’s guac-filled tweet about The Lacrosse Network’s MLL Hangout and the Bucket Helmet’s keen MLL observation. The winner, though, goes to one of the best tweeters in the game, and he speaks the truth.

Hot Pot: The Next Tucker Durkin

0 - Published August 7, 2013 by in High School, Hot Pot

Tucker Durkin’s high school highlight tape quickly became a thing of legend (at least in my mind) because of the sheer ferocity on display. Durkin thinks man first, and makes the opposition pay time and time again. If you haven’t seen it, it’s truly worth a watch or ten. He just knocks over everybody out there.

1000 Ways to Train for Lacrosse

2 - Published November 29, 2012 by in Training

1,000 Ways to Train for Lacrosse is back! We have a special guest that will give some great practice tips to defenders everywhere.

Video: Canada’s Dominant Lacrosse Defense

0 - Published September 13, 2012 by in International

Canada is usually known for its offensive prowess, but at the Duel in Denver, their defense came up big! Here is video of some of the BEST defensive plays Canada had to offer last weekend.

Defensive Lacrosse Drills: Takeaway Teacher

8 - Published April 4, 2012 by in Training

Connor Wilson shares a valuable lacrosse drill to help defensive players learn to throw great checks. This drill teaches timing, takeaways, precision and power. Plus, it can be done alone or during practice!

Lehigh Lacrosse defense practice

Lehigh’s Dominant Defense

0 - Published March 30, 2012 by in College, NCAA

An up close look at the Lehigh men’s lacrosse team’s impressive defense this season. Learn more about the best defense in the country, and how they went from mediocre to top dog.

How To Become A Dominant Lacrosse Defenseman

7 - Published March 28, 2012 by in Training

Do you want to become a dominant lacrosse player on the defensive side of the ball? Connor Wilson hits us with three major tips for improving your game!

joel white talks defense

Joel White Talks Defense

7 - Published June 21, 2011 by in High School, Interviews, Training

Day 1 of Rhino Lacrosse Camp in West Linn, Oregon is in the books. Now let’s check out some sweet video footage! First up, Syracuse All-American LSM Joel White talking defense.

Steve Panarelli Farmingdale Lacrosse kayak check West Genny

Best Lacrosse Stick Check Takeaway Video EVER.

4 - Published January 28, 2011 by in The Life, Training

How about a little stick check and takeaways highlight video to start your friday off right? Some of the best lacrosse checks over the years from High School to college to the World Games… defense is key in lacrosse. Now can you make it look pretty?

Daily Cheese: Major Big Time MCLA Report

1 - Published October 20, 2010 by in College

412 spews text like Nucky Thompson smuggled booze.