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Tweet of the Week

Tweet of the Week: Snapchats with Junior

0 - Published 26 mins ago by in National Lacrosse League

John Grant Junior recently hit a huge NLL milestone: 600 career goals. Junior is only the third player to hit this mark, joining John Tavares and Gary Gait in the 600 club. A lot of well-deserved congratulations went out to the Mammoth star, but none funnier than this from face-off man Jerry Ragonese:

Throwback Thursday: Boston Strong in Time of Tragedy

0 - Published 1 hour ago by in Featured, Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

One of the best parts of being a Cannon in 2013 was the ability to interact with the so many in our community. Last year, after the Marathon bombings, a lot of people in our city were in dyer need of financial and moral support.

Wills Makes History with Lizards Practice Squad Nod

0 - Published April 22, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

On Monday Wills became the first female named to a Major League Lacrosse roster in any capacity, making the New York Lizards’ six-person practice squad to start the 2014 MLL season.

Boston cannons roster announced

Boston Cannons Announce 2014 Roster

0 - Published April 21, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

The Boston Cannons of Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the premier professional outdoor lacrosse league, today announced their 25-man active roster and 6-man practice squad for the start of the 2014 season, according to Cannons General Manager Kevin Barney.

Ohio Machine roster announced

Machine Announces 2014 Roster

0 - Published April 21, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

The Ohio Machine, Ohio’s professional lacrosse team in Major League Lacrosse (MLL), announced today its 2014 regular season roster ahead of the team’s first game against Charlotte on Saturday, April 26.

Garrett Billings of Toronto Rock NLL featured on CNN Humans to Hero

Spotted: Garrett Billings CNN Article

0 - Published April 20, 2014 by in National Lacrosse League

Toronto Rock star Garrett Billings was recently the subject of a CNN.com article in the site’s “Human to Hero” series. According to its website, “Human to Hero gets to the heart of what it takes to be a sporting star.” In Billings’ article and video, he discusses the abundance of lacrosse players on Wall Street, the lessons of playing college lacrosse that translate to the professional world, as well as the growth of the game and a bit about his personal life.

Matt Russell end caps

End Caps: It Comes, It Goes

0 - Published April 20, 2014 by in General, LXM PRO, Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse, The Life

Markbuster Videos! Markbuster Videos, long live Matt Russell… The great Matt Russell, goalie for Team STX and formerly at Navy, has decided to call it quits. I watched the broadcast of Matt’s final game on The Lacrosse Network, but honestly, I don’t remember ever hearing about Matt hanging it up. I had the chance to […]

Ohio Machine training camps

Inside Training Camp: Ohio Machine – New Vibe

0 - Published April 18, 2014 by in Featured, Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Last weekend I was invited out to the Ohio Machine training camp at St. Charles High School in Columbus, OH. Here are my key takeaways from the experience!

NLL Week 17 Preview and Predictions

0 - Published April 18, 2014 by in National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse

Only two weeks left in the NLL regular season and the playoff picture is almost complete. Toronto knocked Philly out of playoff contention and punched their ticket to the big dance simultaneously. The East Division is now all locked up – Minnesota and Philadelphia are warming up their golf games already. The first two seeds are Edmonton and Calgary respectively. Colorado earned a big win over Edmonton this past weekend control their own destiny – one more win gets them into the playoffs or a Stealth loss.

Tweet of the Week

Tweet of the Week: No More Neon, Grippy Lacrosse Balls for MLL

0 - Published April 17, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse

Major League Lacrosse has seemingly gone away from using the grippy, neon orange balls that they have used in the past. This caused quite a stir on Twitter, especially from the Chesapeake Bayhawk’s head coach Dave Cottle. At first the rumor was that grippy balls picked up too much dirt, making them hard to see on TV. When the discussion turned to the color of the balls being the issue, the best tweet came in the form of Trevor Tierney appealing to Connor Martin.

NLL Week 16 Previews and Predictions

0 - Published April 11, 2014 by in National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse

The NLL is winding down, find out how your team is looking moving toward the playoffs. Plus highlights, NLL Live, predictions and more!

Swarm Player Pays Tribute to Fan

0 - Published April 8, 2014 by in National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse

Andrew Suitor or the Minnesota Swarm wore the name of a lifelong fan who lost her life in the off-season. The link between lacrosse players and their fans couldn’t be any closer.

Ohio Machine

Good Time To Be On The Machine

0 - Published April 6, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

From the zoo, to the baseball park, to the pizza shop…being on the Ohio Machine has it’s benefits! Find out what kind of changes Ohio is going through and what that could mean for 2014!

Sidney Crosby NHL penguins playing lacrosse with Minnesota swarm

NHL Star Sidney Crosby Suits Up as NLL Goalie

0 - Published April 4, 2014 by in Box, General, National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse

Could the NHL All-star Sidney Crosby make the jump to the National Lacrosse League?

NLL Week 15 Preview & Predictions

0 - Published April 4, 2014 by in National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse

There are only a few weeks left in the NLL season and the playoff race is in full force. Rochester and Edmonton have locked up a playoff spot in the East and West respectively. Buffalo and Calgary are good position as well and can lock up playoff berths with at least one more win. The rest of the league is clamoring for the last two spots. The race couldn’t be closer as Philadelphia and Vancouver have gained wins recently.