Ranking the Newly Announced PBLA Team Names

PBLA

The Professional Box Lacrosse Association recently let the fans vote on the team names for the leagues inaugural seven teams. As expected when letting fans decide anything at all, we had some pretty comical names in the running. Thankfully the PBLA kept a watchful eye on these names and gave us the top seven. The […]

Is Ryan Lanchbury a Future NLL Star?

ryan lanchbury

With the NLL season ending, the PLL has been the main focus of the lacrosse world the last two months, but it isn’t the only professional lacrosse being played right now. The Western Lacrosse Association and Major Series Lacrosse are currently in their playoff seasons up north in Canada. Ryan Lanchbury has been having a […]

NLL Names Brett Frood as Its Newest Commissioner

NLL Commissioner

(Philadelphia, Pa. August 2, 2022) – The National Lacrosse League (@NLL), the top professional indoor lacrosse league in North America, today named Brett Frood as Commissioner. Frood joins the NLL from Stewart-Haas Racing, where he has served as President of the NASCAR team since its inception in 2008, leading all business initiatives for the championship-winning organization co-owned […]

Ranking Every NLL Teams’ Helmets

nll helmets

We have ranked the top NLL jerseys, but now its time to rank the best helmets in the NLL. Box lacrosse helmets are definitely more subtle compared to their field counterparts. Even though there is a smaller surface area, the NLL does have some great helmets that stand out to fans in the arena and […]

What is the Professional Box Lacrosse Association?

Professional Box Lacrosse Association

This week we saw the Professional Box Lacrosse Association (PBLA) announce their original seven teams. With the announcement we were also met with several questions from curious fans about the new league. Luckily, I was able to immediately make contact with the leagues front office, and a representative of the league was able to answer […]

Mike Messenger: Player Profile

Mike Messenger

May 2nd, 2022, a tweet flew heavily under the radar from the Chrome LC account, announcing they have signed Mike Messenger from the player pool. While other signings tend to garnish much recognition, praise, and rebuttal. But there was not a peep about the Messenger signing. Most probably even wondered, who is Mike Messenger?  For […]

NLL 2021-22 Season Takeaways

NLL Season

The 2021-22 NLL season is in the books! This was certainly an exciting year for professional box lacrosse as it is very apparent that the league is growing every season. There many lessons to be learned this year, what are the biggest takeaways coming out of this NLL season? What do we have to look […]

2022 NLL Finals Preview: Buffalo vs Colorado

2022 NLL Finals

What a season it’s been for the National Lacrosse League! After 26 weeks of NLL action, all of which have been broadcasted on the ESPN family, we finally have the 2022 NLL Finals matchup set. It’s a rematch of the 2006 NLL Cup final between the Colorado Mammoth and the Buffalo Bandits. Let’s take a […]

NLL Playoffs Conference Finals Preview

nll Playoffs

The second round of the NLL Playoffs begins this weekend! Both the Eastern and Western Conference Finals are best of three series with the higher seeds (San Diego and Buffalo) hosting the first matchup of the series. Colorado Mammoth @ San Diego Seals Friday, May 13, 10:00pm ET After Colorado defeated Calgary for only the […]

NLL Playoffs: Team by Team Breakdown

nll playoffs

With the NLL Playoffs starting this weekend, we can throw regular season records and stats out the window. It’s a brand new season for all 8 teams involved, and every team believes they are about to go on a playoff run and win the NLL Cup. Here is the aspect each team needs to accomplish […]

Ranking Every NLL Logo

NLL Logo

Since this is my first time writing for Lacrosse All Stars, I thought it would be a good idea to introduce myself. My name is Neil Barrett. For the last seven years, I have been known on the internet as Cardinal Lacrosse, or the newly renamed, Cardinal Designs. I am a graphic designer who has […]

Albany Firewolves to the Playoffs: NLL Week 22 Recap

Albany Firewolves

It was week zero for the NLL playoffs this week. With so many games having playoff implications, including a “win or go home” game that went to overtime, this weekend was a must watch for fans. The Albany Firewolves and Philadelphia Wings had some fantastic games with playoff implications. Here is your review of the […]