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Ohio Machine vs Denver Outlaws 7.26.14

MLL Championship Game: Will You Watch It?

0 - Published 9 hours ago 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 create some serious traction within the larger sporting world?

Ohio Machine vs Florida Launch 8.9.14 Major League Lacrosse

Ohio Machine Count on Momentum Through Semi-Finals

0 - Published August 16, 2014 by in Featured, Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Players, coaches, and staff, all laid out a challenge to Machine fans coming into Saturday’s game, and they accepted. Fans packed Selby Stadium in Delaware, Ohio Saturday night for the final home matchup between their Ohio Machine and the visiting Florida Launch. The ecstatic crowd knew exactly what was on the line; win and in to the playoffs for the first time in franchise history.

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Miles Thompson MLL Traditional

0 - Published June 30, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Many of you noticed that Miles Thompson had stopped using a traditional pocket when he joined Major League Lacrosse’s Rochester Rattlers. Some said he was now a “mesh guy”, but the more likely explanation for the switch is that a traditional pocket takes time to break in, and Miles had used a Nike head in college, which he couldn’t use in the MLL, because of manufacturer deals. But now he’s back with a new Miles Thompson MLL Traditional pocket!

Year of the Thompson, Miles, Lyle, Ty Thompson set records in 2014

Thompson Brothers Make History in 2014

0 - Published June 10, 2014 by in College, Featured, Major League Lacrosse, NCAA, Pro Lacrosse

I know you know this, but the Thompson Trio changed lacrosse this season. Brothers Lyle and Miles, along with cousin Ty, dominated opponents and highlight reels by being one of the most electrifying offenses in lacrosse history. The two brothers from the Onondaga reservation in Upstate New York changed many people’s views about lacrosse after the electrifying year that was 2014.

Notre Dame vs Albany Lacrosse 2014 NCAA Quarterfinal Credit: Joe Williams

Video: Miles Thompson Makes MLL Debut

0 - Published June 2, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Miles Thompson made his Major League Lacrosse debut for the Rochester Rattlers this past weekend, and the 2014 Tewaaraton winner (along with his younger brother, Lyle) got going right away in MLL play, with a hockey assist on the first goal of his first game. The ball swung to Miles at X, he moved it along quickly, and one more pass later, the ball was in the net…

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2014 Major League Lacrosse Preview

0 - Published April 26, 2014 by in Featured, Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Ladies and gentlemen, once again, it’s on. It’s time for the 2014 Major League Lacrosse season to begin. Which team will end up in Atlanta four months from now, hoisting the Steinfeld Cup and doing the Nae Nae or whatever it is they’re doing in Atlanta four months from now? No idea whatsoever, but it’s time to find out, so let’s start things off with a team-by-team season preview.

MLL Announces 23-Man Rosters

0 - Published November 12, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Major League Lacrosse has announced that every team in the league has submitted its 23-Man Protected Roster for 2014. The MLL also sent out the rosters for the 8 teams. Teams are granted a 40-man roster leading into the season, and they can fill those remaining 17 spots with supplemental draft picks, college draft picks, and trades, before the start of the 2014 campaign.