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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.

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Hot Pot Of Lax: I Was Wrong About Stevenson

0 - Published March 21, 2012 by in College, Hot Pot, NCAA

Yesterday I predicted that Tufts would beat Stevenson, but that did NOT happen. Now I’ll explain why I made the call, and why it was wrong! Plus news, links and highlights from Boy’s Latin (MD) and St. Andrew’s (FLA)!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: The Weirdest Lacrosse Goal Ever

3 - Published March 14, 2012 by in College, Hot Pot, NCAA

This week’s Hot Pot features the weirdest lacrosse goal, possibly of all-time. Corresponding explanation after the jump! We’ve also got news and links and a BIG illegal hit as our video of the week. If we don’t play with restraint, our game could get the NFL “no hitting” treatment. Is that a bad thing?

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Shoot Overhand!

8 - Published March 7, 2012 by in Hot Pot

In this week’s Hot Pot we take a look at the importance of shooting overhand, give you links to some of the best lacrosse news out there and have a Polish Lacrosse Rap Video, which is actually pretty darn good! What a Wednesday!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Playing With A Target On Your Back

2 - Published February 22, 2012 by in Hot Pot

Being the top dog in lacrosse can be tough! How can a highly ranked team effectively play, and win, with a HUGE target on their back? We need look no further than Johns Hopkins Lacrosse for a perfect example.

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Disappointment And Youth Sports

15 - Published February 15, 2012 by in Hot Pot, Youth

This week’s Hot Pot goes in depth on tryouts and youth lacrosse. Is the focus in the wrong place? Are we really doing it all “for the kids”? Plus links to NLL arrests, new lids and ranking dance teams. Also Furman going D1 video!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Mardi Gras Lacrosse Tournament

3 - Published February 8, 2012 by in Club, Hot Pot, The Life

This week’s Hot Pot is all about New Orleans! The Mardi Gras Lacrosse Tournament is this weekend and LAS will be there. We talk NOLA, Mardi Gras and so much more. Plus links and video!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: All Lacrosse Around The World

0 - Published February 1, 2012 by in Hot Pot, International

This week’s Hot Pot takes a look at lacrosse on six different continents. There is lacrosse ALL around the world, and we’re celebrating and updating you on all of it! From Africa to Amsterdam to Australia. This post has it all.

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Hot Pot Of Lax: College Lacrosse Starts In 2 Days

1 - Published January 25, 2012 by in College, Hot Pot

Welcome to another Hot Pot!  This week’s HP has us REALLY excited and the reason should be obvious: College Lacrosse GAMES start in only TWO DAYS!!!!!!  I mean, how could you not be excited by that????  The first game of the year, at least that we are aware of, will take place this Friday and […]

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Crooked Arrows Is Lacrosse’s Mighty Ducks

4 - Published January 18, 2012 by in Club, Hot Pot, The Life

We’ve all seen the trailer for Crooked Arrows by now and it DEFINITELY looks like a lacrosse version the Mighty Ducks movie from 1992. Bombay is Joe Money, Finkel is Einhorn! But don’t judge harshly, because being like the Mighty Ducks is a GOOD thing!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: West Coast Lacrosse

3 - Published January 11, 2012 by in Grow The Game, High School, Hot Pot, The Life

For this week’s Hot Pot, Connor Wilson takes a look at West Coast Lacrosse and how it has grown and transformed over the past decade. Is lacrosse out West on par with the East Coast gold standard of the game?

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Paying College Athletes

2 - Published January 4, 2012 by in College, High School, Hot Pot, Pro Lacrosse

The Hot Pot just can’t seem to stay away from controversy for too long. Last week it was giving away old lacrosse equipment and now the Hot Pot is all about paying college athletes. Plus news and hghlights from a 2014 lights out HS player!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Post Holiday Giving

0 - Published December 28, 2011 by in Gear, Grow The Game, Hot Pot, The Life

It’s a Holiday Hot Pot! And you know the holidays are ALL about giving… so you know where we’re going with this one! Time to re-gift to Grow The Game!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Changing Sports Rules And The Unintended Consequences

14 - Published December 21, 2011 by in Hot Pot, The Life

This week’s Hot Pot touches on the subject of the sometimes dangerous unintended consequences that can come along with changes to the game. Plus all the news, links and videos you need to get your Wednesday off the ground!

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Hot Pot Of Lax: Making The Most Of Winter

1 - Published December 14, 2011 by in Hot Pot, Training

This week’s Hot Pot is all about getting after it during the winter months. Sun, snow, rain and power outages… there are no excuses! Plus all the news, links and sweet lax video you need to start off the day.

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Hot Pot Of Lax: A Tale Of Two Lacrosse Movies

6 - Published December 7, 2011 by in Hot Pot

In today’s Hot Pot we talk about HS lax movies! As if that wasn’t enough, we also have some awesome Petro/IMLCA video from 412 and all the news and links you need to get your Wednesday off to a great start!