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Colorado Jr. Mammoth

Mammoth’s Law serves as an inspiration for Jr. NLL players

0 - Published August 29, 2014 by in National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse, Youth

With the second annual Jr. NLL Tournament set to get underway, excitement is in the air and soon enough 21 youth clubs, representing eight NLL franchises, will hit the floor at Toronto Rock Athletic Centre (TRAC) in Oakville, Ontario this weekend. As the first player in the youth’s program history to ascend to the ranks of a professional team, Law has truly begun to make a name for himself in the box lacrosse world.

Red, White and Box: American Box Lacrosse Update #1

0 - Published August 28, 2014 by in Box, Featured, National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse, Youth

Welcome to my new series Red, White and BOX!

Let’s throw this up front, box lacrosse is Canada’s game and I’m not going to deny that. Whether you want to call us renegades, wanna-be’s, or noobs, we don’t care, there is a small, but solid, core group of Americans who have experienced box lacrosse in one way or another and this is where we can band together to share information and successes of box lacrosse entities in the United States.

Tweet of the Week

Tweet of the Week: Back to the Future for John Grant Junior, CP22

0 - Published August 28, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse

John Grant Junior just led the Denver Outlaws to their first MLL Championship with a Championship Game MVP performance to top off an outstanding season, and Casey Powell led the Florida Launch in their first year of existence – and the entirety of Major League Lacrosse – in points this year to be named overall season MVP. Have we gone back to the future?

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Connor Versus: Mitch Belisle

0 - Published August 27, 2014 by in Pro Lacrosse

For the newest episode of Connor Versus, I met up with Mitch Belisle nice and early in Brooklyn’s Fort Green Park, and we did 1-on-1 battle for Connor Versus supremacy. Can you guess who won this epic NYC title belt tilt?

2014 MLL Championship Game Denver Outlaws vs. Rochester Rattlers

Denver Outlaws Pick Lock, Score MLL Hardware For 1st Time

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

On August 23, 2014, the Denver Outlaws brought home the franchise’s first Major League Lacrosse championship after 5 title appearances in just 9 seasons. The winningest major league sports franchise in Pat Bowlen’s portfolio of teams, Denver is also the first professional lacrosse organization West of the Mississippi to ever win a championship. Branden Geyer hits us with awesome game photos and a full recap.

Ohio Machine vs Denver Outlaws 7.26.14

MLL Championship Game: Will You Watch It?

0 - Published August 22, 2014 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.