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Tweet of the Week

Tweet of the Week: Mammoth Trending

0 - Published January 2, 2014 by in Box, National Lacrosse League

The NLL kicked off last weekend, and although Colorado dropped their home opener, they were making big waves online. Trendsmap, a website that monitors what’s trending on Twitter in different cities, tweeted that “Mammoth” was trending in Denver during the game against Edmonton.

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Tweet of the Week: The Best Man I’ve Ever Met

0 - Published December 26, 2013 by in The Life

Last week we debuted Flip, a documentary about Flip Naumburg. Who is Flip Naumburg? Oh, only the visionary behind offset heads, the architect of the MCLA dynasty that is Colorado State, and the founder of Rock-It-Pocket. A recent CSU grad, Patrick Sullivan, responded to my tweet about the film with these words about Flip.

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Tweet of the Week: CBC on the Wills Pick

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

By now you probably know that Devon Wills has become the first female player on a Major League Lacrosse roster. While she wasn’t picked up in the Supplemental Draft as some may have hoped, the NY Lizards claimed the two-time FIL Women’s World Cup gold medalist out of the Player Pool. While she still has to prove herself to make it from the training camp roster to the game roster, she has the support of many in the lacrosse community, including Connor Martin.

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Tweet of the Week: Suit & Tie for MLL Players

0 - Published December 12, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, The Life

The rise of the “lax bro” has been evident over the past few years, and has certainly led to a lot of discussion. Over the summer, Connor wrote about the difference between “swag” and “swagger,” and I continued the conversation. After prompting from a recent article, Connor centered this week’s Hot Pot on the issue again. The debate has also resurfaced on social media, leading goalie John Geagan, of the NY Lizards and Manhattan College, to tweet his mind.

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Tweet of the Week: Brodie Merrill, Ageless Warrior

0 - Published December 5, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

As we all know by now, Brodie Merrill was traded from the Florida Launch to the Boston Cannons. Brodie was called the long stick middie GOAT (Greatest Of All Time) by John Grant, Jr., and when you’re the best you’ve clearly logged some miles. How much does he have left in the tank?

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Tweet of the Week: Thanksgiving for Junior?

0 - Published November 28, 2013 by in The Life

John Grant, Jr., is one of the best Canadian lacrosse players of all time, not to mention one of the best lacrosse players of all time period. But did you know he recently gained American citizenship? What does this mean for his Thanksgiving plans? Canadian Thanksgiving is in October, which means it already happened. Does that mean he gets double the turkey and pumpkin pie?

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Tweet of the Week: Pass, Catch, and Scoop

0 - Published November 21, 2013 by in Training

This week’s Tweet of the Week is brought to you by Coach Peter Tumbas through his club program, American Revolution LC, and it’s a reminder that fundamentals are vital to success.

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Tweet of the Week: The Salt Shakerz Vegas Juggle

0 - Published November 14, 2013 by in General

So technically this is a Salt Shakerz Instagram post, but I saw it on their Twitter, so it still counts. In some downtime at the Las Vegas Lacrosse Showcase, this Shaker got his juggling game going!

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Tweet of the Week: Junior’s “Wall” Ball

0 - Published November 7, 2013 by in Pro Lacrosse, Training

At the beginning of October, we showed you Brian Langtry’s makeshift wall ball wall. This week, we show you how John Grant Jr. plays “wall” ball.

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Tweet of the Week: Show and Tell

0 - Published October 31, 2013 by in The Life

Aw, the good old days. When you went to school and each kid had their day to show and tell their favorite things. For some people (and probably most on this site!), that favorite things is lacrosse.

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Tweet of the Week: Ken Clausen’s Return

0 - Published October 24, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Words of Wisdom

After years of injury recovery, UVA alum Ken Clausen returned to the playing field for the Denver Outlaws as they scrimmaged the Denver University Pioneers last weekend at the Colorado Lacrosse Showcase. His teammate, Mack Bocklet, gave him a shout out on Twitter for the successful return. Clausen is also the co-founder of Lacrosse Mustache Madness, a fundraising campaign for the HEADstrong Foundation, which helps families affected by blood cancers.

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Tweet of the Week: Senior Leadership

0 - Published October 17, 2013 by in NCAA

For this week’s tweet, Paul Carcaterra drops some knowledge on leadership, specifically on how to be a good senior leader.

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Tweet of the Week: Youth Sports “Rules” For Parents

0 - Published October 10, 2013 by in Words of Wisdom

Today’s message is brought to you by Trevor Tierney, and it reminds parents everywhere how to be great spectators and supporters at youth sporting events.

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Tweet of the Week: Langtry’s “Wall” Ball

0 - Published October 1, 2013 by in Training

Brian Langtry is a really good lacrosse player. Getting there definitely took tons of training, including hours and hours on the wall. And sometimes, not the wall.

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Tweet of the Week: Gibby Trifecta

0 - Published September 26, 2013 by in General

It’s pretty common knowledge that Matt Gibson is one of the best tweeters in the lacrosse world, if not the entire world. This week he just had too many good ones to pick only one Tweet of the Week, so here are three. With cameos from Casey Powell and Connor Martin, this is a Gibby Trifecta.