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Wake up on Wednesdays to the Hot Pot of Lax. An interesting take on a current lacrosse topic coupled with news and links to top stories and the lax video of the week.

Hot Pot Of Lax: Top 205 One Hand Lacrosse Goal

2 - Published August 22, 2012 by in College, Gear, Hot Pot

There was a sick one handed goal at Top 205 this Summer, and we wonder if the new stick rules will result in less plays like that in 2013. Plus the top news, links and video from across the lacrosse world!

Hot Pot Of Lax: What D1 Teams Will Thrive Under The New Rules?

5 - Published August 15, 2012 by in College, Grow The Game, Hot Pot

How will each and every proposed 2013 rule change impact the top D1 college lacrosse teams? Which teams will excel? And who will struggle?

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Hot Pot Of Lax: How Do YOU Feel About The Rule Changes?

8 - Published August 8, 2012 by in College, Hot Pot

We’ve heard a LOT about the newly proposed rule changes, but now we need to hear from YOU. First up is a poll, and then a chance where you can win gear just for offering up your opinion! Plus rule changes news and links!


Hot Pot Of Lax: Issuing The August Challenge

2 - Published August 1, 2012 by in Hot Pot

The Hot Pot is back and issuing a SERIOUS August Challenge! It’s all about Growing The Game, and YOU making a difference. Plus news, links and our lacrosse video of the week!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Professional Lacrosse League

1 - Published July 25, 2012 by in Hot Pot, Pro Lacrosse

Connor Wilson takes a look at new Professional Lacrosse League. It’s more box lacrosse in the US, but is that a good thing? Is it needed? Plus BIG news, links and a great video!

Hot Pot Of Lax: The MLL Playoff Picture

1 - Published July 18, 2012 by in Hot Pot, International, Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

The Hot Pot is back with an update on the MLL standings, great news and links and the Lacrosse Video Of The Week is from the U19 Iroquois Nationals in Finland!

Hot Pot Of Lax: Putting Politics Aside

0 - Published July 11, 2012 by in Grow The Game, Hot Pot

Putting Politics aside can be the difference maker your area needs when it comes to real lacrosse growth. Here is how you do it! Plus news, links and the CRAZIEST place we’ve ever seen a GTG sighting!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Does Professional Lacrosse Need Fighting?

2 - Published June 27, 2012 by in Hot Pot, Pro Lacrosse

We want YOUR opinion on fighting in professional lacrosse! Where does it belong? Does it belong at all? Answer our poll for the TRUTH! As always, we also have lacrosse news links and video!

Hot Pot of Lax: “Best-of” Playoff Format for Pro Lacrosse

0 - Published June 13, 2012 by in Hot Pot, Pro Lacrosse, The Life

With the NHL and NBA Playoffs in full swing, we take a detailed look at what a multiple game playoff series would mean for each of the professional lacrosse leagues in America.

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Hot Pot Of Lax: As Usual, Everyone Misses The Bro Point

4 - Published June 6, 2012 by in Hot Pot, The Life

The Lax Bro phenomenon is sweeping the nation! At least it is according to the Boston Globe… there have been many responses, but all got it wrong. CW sets you straight!

Hot Pot Of Lax: The Funniest Lacrosse Shot Ever

0 - Published May 23, 2012 by in Hot Pot

One of the most skilled college lacrosse players should switch to baseball. He’s got great glove and throwing skills. It results in a funny shot. We’ve also got news, links and our lacrosse video of the week inside!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: The MCLA Is The WILD West

5 - Published May 16, 2012 by in College, Hot Pot, MCLA

This week’s Hot Pot takes an outsider’s look at the MCLA. If you know the MCLA, what did Connor get wrong? If you don’t know the MCLA, did this make you want to check it out? Also some great news links and a fantastic German lax video!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: NCAA Lacrosse Tournament Snubs

2 - Published May 9, 2012 by in College, Hot Pot, NCAA

Let’s talk NCAA Lacrosse Tournament snubs! Who was left out? Who got an unfair draw? Who seemed to get a bad draw but really lucked out? It’s all inside plus lacrosse news, links and a great Billy Bitter video! Grow The Game!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Congratulations To Birmingham Southern (NCAA D3)!

5 - Published May 2, 2012 by in College, High School, Hot Pot

Congratulations go out to Birmingham-Southern College in Alabama for winning the SCAC and getting their first-ever NCAA tourney bid! We also have video of one of the biggest cheap shots EVER from a High School game in Florida.

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Hot Pot of Lax: But The Game Was Over…

3 - Published April 25, 2012 by in Hot Pot, The Life

With Connor off laxing in Prague, Krieg Shaw takes over the ‘Hot Pot of Lax’ to touch on an issue that occurs in lacrosse all too often: disrespecting the officials.

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Who Should Be #1? Loyola Vs. UMass

2 - Published April 18, 2012 by in College, Hot Pot

UMass and Loyola are tied atop the Polls. Who is the REAL #1? Connor’s answer may surprise you! Plus UMass has new Warrior helmets, F&M suspensions and firings, Wesleyan wins, Lacrosse at the White House and MORE!

Hot Pot Of Lax: NLL On TV & Powell Brothers – Did You Watch It?

1 - Published April 11, 2012 by in Hot Pot, National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse

There was actually an NLL game broadcast on national TV in the US last weekend! Did you watch the game on TV? Would you? We want to know! Plus links to Cuse’s new gear, a great Thailand Lax teaser video and more!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Lacrosse Is NOT Easy

1 - Published April 4, 2012 by in Hot Pot, Training

Lacrosse is NOT easy, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be fun! If you take care of YOU you will love lax! Great advice for players of all ages. Plus news, links, video and TWO great photos!