June 24, 2019

[MEDIA RELEASE] Rock Lock Up Pair Of Core Players  Oakville, ON – Toronto Rock Owner, President and GM Jamie Dawick announced the signings of two pending unrestricted free agents today.  Starting goaltender Nick Rose and veteran defender Brock Sorensen have both agreed to two-year contracts.  The two Rock veterans could have become unrestricted free agents on August 1, had they not re-signed with the club today. “It was very important…


Cannons Remain Undefeated and Keep Lizards Searching for First Win 6/22/2019

June 23, 2019

Justin Ivey, MLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome It was another beautiful day in Quincy, MA as the Boston Cannons (3-0) hosted the Long Island Lizards (0-4) for the second time this season. The Lizards kept the score close in the first half, but a strong second half for the Cannons, including four goals from Mark Cockerton, secured their third straight win to open the year. The 3-0 record is the…


Outlaws Outduel the Blaze in High Scoring Contest 6/11/19

June 11, 2019

Di Miller, Correspondent Denver Outlaws Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit: John Zumbado On Saturday June 8, 2019, the Denver Outlaws (2-1) headed back down to Atlanta to face the Blaze (1-1) on after a rainy afternoon in what turned out to be a back and forth high scoring contest where the 1,607 Blaze fans would see a combined total of 34 goals between the two teams.  If you…


Rattlers Rattled by the Cannons 6/11/19

June 10, 2019

Tom Coyne, Correspondent Dallas Rattlers Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit: Pretty Instant On June 9, 2019 and the second week of regular season play in Major League Lacrosse, the MLL’s youngest franchise, the Dallas Rattlers (0-2) in front of 3,412 of their faithful fans at the Ford Center in Frisco, would suffer their second loss of the season this one to the Boston Cannons (2-0) by the score…


NLL Media Advisory: 2019 Expansion Draft 6/5/19

June 5, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY June 5, 2019 PHILADELPHIA – The National Lacrosse League has announced the 2019 Expansion Draft. The New York Riptide and Rochester Knighthawks will make their picks on Tuesday, July 9th. Ahead of the Expansion Draft, each team will designate 11 protected players before the June 25 deadline. Expansion teams are then allowed to select eligible players who are not on the protected list. The Rochester Knighthawks will select 1st…


MLL Opening Weekend in the Books 6/4/19

June 4, 2019

Di Miller, MLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  Pretty Instant Weekend One in the books for the MLL and it was a bit strange to watch teams that fans had grown to recognize their regular season rosters and see many of those names no longer there.  With the start of the Premiere Lacrosse League (PLL) this gave many players the opportunity to enter the game of professional…


Boston Cannons Open Season with a Boom 6/1/2019

June 3, 2019

Justin Ivey, MLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome Saturday’s Major League Lacrosse game in Quincy, MA could not have been scripted any better.  It was decided at the end of last season that the Boston Cannons (1-0) would move on from Harvard Stadium and play the 2019 season at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Quincy.  After nearly 1.5 million dollars in renovations, including a flashy new video board and bright red seats,…


John Grant, Jr. Returns to the Denver Outlaws in 2019

May 26, 2019

Di Miller, Denver Outlaws Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© We posted the news yesterday afternoon that the Denver Outlaws, the 2018 MLL Champions announced Saturday May 25, 2019 that veteran John Grant, Jr. has announced he will be coming out of retirement and returning to their roster for the 2019 season.  We can’t be more happy to hear the news.  Having covered the Outlaws since 2014 and becoming good friends with…


Roughnecks Strike Oil & Hoist the Champions Cup 5/25/19

May 26, 2019

Di Miller, NLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  Candice Ward On May 25, 2019 the Western Division Champion Calgary Roughnecks after having defeated the Eastern Division Buffalo Bandits on their turf last Saturday May 18, had the chance to close out the series final and walk away with the Champions Cup at home in front of 17,038 Riggers fans and they did not disappoint.  The game was…


Roughnecks Steal Game 1 in Buffalo – 5/18/2019

May 20, 2019

Justin Ivey, NLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© In the 2019 regular and postseason, the Buffalo Bandits held opponents to 10 or fewer goals 12 times. They won all 12 of those games. The Bandits finished the regular season 7-2 at home, and easily won rounds one and two as the host team. The offense seemed unstoppable at times this year, and the defense caused so much confusion in games that…


Justin and Friends Playoff Picks – NLL Finals, 5/18/2019

May 18, 2019

A lot of the team here thought Toronto was coming out of the East.  Buffalo proved them wrong!  In the West, most of us expected Calgary to move on and they did!  This should be an excellent NLL Finals.  Calgary and Buffalo are both very physical on defense and have players that can create with little space on offense.  Let’s see what we think for Game 1! Shawn Palmer :…


Rock Falls to the Bandits in Eastern Division Finals 5/11/19

May 11, 2019

Shawn Palmer, Correspondent Toronto Rock Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  Sara Schmidle The Toronto Rock (1-1) visited the Buffalo Bandits (2-0)  in the Eastern Division Finals on Saturday night and in a game of runs the Bandits would come out victorious by the score of 12 – 8 in front of 11,635 happy Bandit fans and will head to the NLL Finals to face the Western Division Champions…