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NLL Playoffs 2014

2014 NLL Playoffs: First-round matchups set for this Saturday

0 - Published April 30, 2014 by in National Lacrosse League, Pro Lacrosse

With the completion of the 2014 National Lacrosse League regular season, the NLL Playoffs are set to begin this weekend on Saturday, May 3 with two first-round single-elimination postseason matchups. The Buffalo Bandits visit the Toronto Rock at Air Canada Centre for the NLL East Division Semifinal at 7 p.m. ET while the Calgary Roughnecks host the Colorado Mammoth at Scotiabank Saddledome for the West Division Semifinal at 9 p.m. ET.

Machine’s Dominique Alexander Named HEADstrong Humanitarian of the Month

0 - Published April 28, 2014 by in Major League Lacrosse, Pro Lacrosse

This month, MLL recognizes Machine midfielder Dominique Alexander for his outstanding community work in the city of Columbus. Alexander arrived in Ohio’s capital city back in 2009 as a freshman at The Ohio State University. As a Buckeye, Alexander amassed 95 points, was named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete all four years and co-captained the team alongside now-teammate Logan Schuss. However, it was also at Ohio State where Alexander truly started donating his time to others.

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2014 Major League Lacrosse Preview

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

Ladies and gentlemen, once again, it’s on. It’s time for the 2014 Major League Lacrosse season to begin. Which team will end up in Atlanta four months from now, hoisting the Steinfeld Cup and doing the Nae Nae or whatever it is they’re doing in Atlanta four months from now? No idea whatsoever, but it’s time to find out, so let’s start things off with a team-by-team season preview.

Tweet of the Week

Tweet of the Week: Snapchats with Junior

0 - Published April 24, 2014 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:

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.