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Walters, Queener, And Junior: 2008 MLL Showtime

0 - Published August 22, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

John Grant Junior, Joe Walters, Brett Queener, and the rest of the 2008 Rochester Rattlers put on an absolute show to win Major League Lacrosse’s title over the Denver Outlaws, 16-6 in Boston. When Casey Powell is barely even in the highlights, you know the action is legit.

Major League Lacrosse: So You Didn’t Make it to Philly

0 - Published August 22, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Four disappointed teams will be stuck at home on Championship Weekend. What went wrong, and can they turn things around next season?

Ten MLL Rips From 2006

0 - Published August 20, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse

Each MLL Championship Game, and Championship Weekend presented by Smartlink, is different. Some result in physical brawls where teams trade goals and hits. That’s intense! Other finals have showcased some of the best lacrosse plays we’ve ever seen, and still others feature shooting the likes of which we rarely see. Major League Lacrosse’s 2006 title game was one of the latter.

Kip Turner

Photo of the Week: Turner Turning

0 - Published August 20, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

If Chesapeake wants a shot at the title, Kip Turner will have to be on point his weekend, even when shots go wide. WARNING: There be GIFs ahead!

Reader Poll: One Team to Rule Them All

0 - Published August 19, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

As the hours and minutes tick down to Saturday and the start of Championship Weekend, this week’s Reader Poll is a no-brainer – Which MLL team will be crowned Champion this weekend?

Top 5 Plays – 2005 MLL Championship Game

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

Today we’re counting down the Top 5 Plays from the 2005 MLL Championship Game, which was won by the Bayhawks, 15-9, over the Lizards. As you may have guessed from the video, Gary Gait was named the game MVP.

Roy Colsey Vs. The Dive

0 - Published August 18, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse

Major League Lacrosse’s Championship Game in 2003 was incredibly physical. While 2004 also showcased two tough teams, what really stood out was Roy Colsey’s epic shooting day, and the Cannons’ Michael Watson pulling out the most acrobatic assisted dive shot goal of all-time.

Video: Big MLL Championship Hits From 2003

0 - Published August 17, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse, Videos

2003′s Major League Lacrosse championship game was particularly physical. Both the Bayhawks and Lizards were stacked with with long poles, and the middies on both of those teams were particularly tough. This match up was contentious from the start, and was the third straight time in the league’s short three year history that we saw a Lizards-Bayhawks match up in the finals.

Pick Your Poison: Powell Vs Millon 2002

0 - Published August 16, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse

It’s not scientific, and just for fun. No reason is really needed other than that! We respect both of these legends immensely, and we’re just interested to hear which assist you like more… Millon’s dodge and dump from X? Or Powell’s quick stick feed to a cutter? We thought they were both great, but which was BETTER?

Forum Friday

What Color Balls for the MLL?

0 - Published August 16, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Last week the MLL tested yellow and white balls rather than their usual orange ones, and the conversation heated up on twitter with #CanYouSeeMeNow. But did you know the discussion STARTED on our forums? Okay, the discussion has been going on for awhile, but it recently started up again right before the MLL’s most recent testing of different colored lacrosse balls. Here’s what the LAS community had to say.

Throwback Thursday: 2001 Casey Powell Hit and Goal

0 - Published August 15, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse

We’re counting down the days to Major League Lacrosse’s Championship Weekend present by Smartlink, and we’re kicking it off in video style with this week’s Throwback Thursday! We’ve got a great short clip of Casey Powell chasing someone down from behind, and then scoring a goal off the dodge, against the Bayhawks.

Traditional Thursday: MLL Championship Goals 2001-2003

0 - Published August 15, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Traditional

It’s Traditional Thursday! This week we have Championship goals from Major League Lacrosse’s first three seasons, and each and every one is scored with a traditional stick! It’s a bygone day, where the best of the best all used leather and cross lace to get the job done. Lizards and Bayhawks just going AT IT!

MLL End of Season Awards Spotlight League’s Best

0 - Published August 14, 2013 by in General, Major League Lacrosse

With Championship Weekend right around the corner, Major League Lacrosse has been recognizing some of the hardest working members of their organization, and rightfully so!

Charlotte Hounds

Photo of the Week: Hounds Stay Hounds

0 - Published August 13, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

Last weekend’s Hounds vs. Bayhawks game was a good one, with the Hawks holding on for a two goal lead and establishing the matchups for the playoffs. Photographer Craig Chase was on hand to take in the game, and he got a great one of Loyola Greyhounds grads Eric Lusby and Josh Hawkins, both of the MLL’s Charlotte Hounds.

Major League Lacrosse: The Philadelphia Four

0 - Published August 9, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

It’s the final weekend of the regular season, and three out of four playoff seedings are still up in the air. Who can take which spot, and which spot do they want? We’re not talking practice, we’re talking PLAYOFFS!