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Who Has The Best Summer Highlights?

0 - Published September 11, 2013 by in General

Steele Stanwick, Chris Bocklet, and Brendan Mundorf each posted pretty remarkable numbers and seasons in 2013. The three attackmen each put up some highlight reel goals, assists, and plays as well and the MLL has created short highlight videos featuring Stanwick, Bocklet, and Mundorf. Now we KNOW that all of these guys are legit ballers, but who is the BEST of the best?

Top 10 Plays From MLL Championships

0 - Published September 10, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse

Major League Lacrosse’s 2013 Championship Weekend looks like it was the last of its kind. Moving forward, higher seeded MLL teams will host playoff games, with a single championship game being played at a predetermined location. We probably won’t see semifinals and finals all wrapped up into one big weekend, so this is the LAST Top 10 from MLL Championship Weekend ever.

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My MLL Journey: PT Ricci – Boston Cannons

0 - Published September 3, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Training

Boston Cannons defenseman and Loyola graduate, P.T. Ricci, stops by to share his story, and how he got on the road to Major League Lacrosse.

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Five Takeaways from Championship Weekend

0 - Published August 30, 2013 by in LAS Insider, Major League Lacrosse

So, Philadelphia: Are you guys just not really interested in watching lacrosse? Goodness, an announced attendance of just 3,792 for the MLL championship. Like Connor said, we’ll get into that later; this is about being there, and what you may have missed from your couch.

New MLL Playoff Format And Key Dates

0 - Published August 30, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, National Lacrosse League

Major League Lacrosse has announced a new playoff format, and some key dates for next season. For the MLL, it means home playoff games for the top seeds, an extended playoff schedule, and a stand alone championship game. Below, I get into the details of the new moves, and then look at how this could impact players who compete in the MLL and NLL.

Even More Video: MLL Championship

0 - Published August 26, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Videos

The semifinal highlight videos were excellent. No surprise there! Now we’re on to the Finals, Eric Law’s 9 goal semifinal performance and much, much more. If you didn’t check out the game in person (unfortunately, less than 4,000 people did so), or catch the game on TV the first time around, YouTube has you covered. Phew.

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Video: MLL Championship Weekend Semifinals

0 - Published August 25, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Videos

Major League Lacrosse’s Championship Weekend presented by Smartlink has already provided some huge story lines, and great games, and we’ve still got the Finals to go! If you’re not in Philly yourself, check out the game on ESPN2 at 3pm.

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2011 Flashback: Boston – Hamilton Highlights

0 - Published August 23, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse

2011 saw the Boston Cannons win their first Major League Lacrosse title, and although it took the team from Beantown a while to grab their first Steinfeld Cup (they’re an original franchise!), when they did, it was special! It took a great game from Jordan Burke in goal, and a heck of a day shooting by Matt Poskay, but the Cannons pulled out the 10-9 win.

Walters, Queener, And Junior: 2008 MLL Showtime

0 - Published August 22, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

John Grant Junior, Joe Walters, Brett Queener, and the rest of the 2008 Rochester Rattlers put on an absolute show to win Major League Lacrosse’s title over the Denver Outlaws, 16-6 in Boston. When Casey Powell is barely even in the highlights, you know the action is legit.

Major League Lacrosse: So You Didn’t Make it to Philly

0 - Published August 22, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Four disappointed teams will be stuck at home on Championship Weekend. What went wrong, and can they turn things around next season?

2007 MLL Championship: Big Hits And A Sick Goal

0 - Published August 21, 2013 by in General

There were a couple of body-rocking, jaw-dropping hits in the 2007 Major League Lacrosse Championship Game between the Los Angeles Riptide and the Philadelphia Barrage. Philly came out on top, even if they took the worst of the hits in the video. Kyle Sweeney’s goal at end the short clip is one for the ages, and that’s why we showed it three or four times.

Ten MLL Rips From 2006

0 - Published August 20, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse

Each MLL Championship Game, and Championship Weekend presented by Smartlink, is different. Some result in physical brawls where teams trade goals and hits. That’s intense! Other finals have showcased some of the best lacrosse plays we’ve ever seen, and still others feature shooting the likes of which we rarely see. Major League Lacrosse’s 2006 title game was one of the latter.

Reader Poll: One Team to Rule Them All

0 - Published August 19, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

As the hours and minutes tick down to Saturday and the start of Championship Weekend, this week’s Reader Poll is a no-brainer – Which MLL team will be crowned Champion this weekend?

Top 5 Plays – 2005 MLL Championship Game

0 - Published August 19, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse

Today we’re counting down the Top 5 Plays from the 2005 MLL Championship Game, which was won by the Bayhawks, 15-9, over the Lizards. As you may have guessed from the video, Gary Gait was named the game MVP.

Roy Colsey Vs. The Dive

0 - Published August 18, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse

Major League Lacrosse’s Championship Game in 2003 was incredibly physical. While 2004 also showcased two tough teams, what really stood out was Roy Colsey’s epic shooting day, and the Cannons’ Michael Watson pulling out the most acrobatic assisted dive shot goal of all-time.

Video: Big MLL Championship Hits From 2003

0 - Published August 17, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse, Videos

2003′s Major League Lacrosse championship game was particularly physical. Both the Bayhawks and Lizards were stacked with with long poles, and the middies on both of those teams were particularly tough. This match up was contentious from the start, and was the third straight time in the league’s short three year history that we saw a Lizards-Bayhawks match up in the finals.

Throwback Thursday: 2001 Casey Powell Hit and Goal

0 - Published August 15, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse

We’re counting down the days to Major League Lacrosse’s Championship Weekend present by Smartlink, and we’re kicking it off in video style with this week’s Throwback Thursday! We’ve got a great short clip of Casey Powell chasing someone down from behind, and then scoring a goal off the dodge, against the Bayhawks.

Traditional Thursday: MLL Championship Goals 2001-2003

0 - Published August 15, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Traditional

It’s Traditional Thursday! This week we have Championship goals from Major League Lacrosse’s first three seasons, and each and every one is scored with a traditional stick! It’s a bygone day, where the best of the best all used leather and cross lace to get the job done. Lizards and Bayhawks just going AT IT!