This year seems to be a progressive one for box lacrosse. I’ve seen more programs and tournaments pop up these past few months than ever before, and even the NLL is getting on board by hosting its first Junior Tournament in Toronto.
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This week’s Reader Poll is all about the NLL draft!
55 players were drafted into the NLL last night in Oakville, Ontario. The Lacrosse Network held a LIVE Hangout, which was a lot of fun, and can be seen above. See below for the complete 2013 NLL Draft Results and some commentary on how it all went down. I’ll provide some general observations, and name a couple of guys worth watching!
The Lacrosse Network broadcast the 2013 NLL Combine Prospects Game last night, and it’s a great watch! These guys are all trying to make a name for themselves in this game, and are playing with hopes of being drafted tonight (Monday, Sep. 16th).
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.
This old ABC Sports video truly has it all. From the Gait Brothers to Dallas Eliuk to spandex, Jofa helmets and some of the best hair the 80s and 90s ever saw, not a single second of the video is anything less than awesome.
The fans at the Langley Events Center are going to be treated to an absolute beaut of a game this Saturday. The Rochester Knighthawks are slated against the Washington Stealth for the Champion’s Cup.
Absolutely amazing first round of NLL playoffs games – had something for everyone. This weekend should be no disappoint as pro box lacrosse approaches its championship.
The NLL playoffs are finally here! Time to sit back, relax, and enjoy some top-notch lacrosse
Final week in the NLL! I’m going to break down the playoff race team-by-team. I’ll let you know who is in, and who is on the outside looking in.
Second to last week in the NLL regular season – lets go!
As it is in the NLL, one week can change the whole dynamic of the season – this was very evident for several teams this past weekend.
First we knew Matt Gibson as a Yale baller, and then an MLL All Star. Now we see Matt Gibson tearing up the world of box lacrosse for the Minnesota Swarm. Sick diving goal by Gibby!
Brett Manney comes out of nowhere for the Philadelphia Wings to snag a ball off the goal line, making what just might be the save of the year. Not bad for a shot stick defender!
There weren’t many games last week, but there sure was a bunch of action! I feel like I blinked and when I opened my eyes Edmonton went from the bottom of the rankings to top of the West Division…
This week’s match-up takes a different look at the Field vs. Box debate, which is more fun to watch?
Ryan Connors, Chris Rosenthall, and Connor Wilson predict winners in the Week 12 NLL games after Ryan breaks down last week’s action. Plus Week 11 highlights from The Lacrosse Network.
Ryan Connors, Chris Rosenthall, and Connor Wilson predict winners in the Week 11 NLL games after Ryan breaks down last week’s action. Plus Week 10 highlights from The Lacrosse Network.