Black Wolves Comeback Falls Short in Georgia 2/1/19

February 2, 2019

Justin Ivey, Correspondent New England Black Wolves Lacrosse is Awesome© The Georgia Swarm (6-2) were held to 10 goals at home Friday night by the New England Black Wolves (3-3) and they won.  In a goaltender battle, Mike Poulin was able to out duel New England net-minder Alex Buque in front of 4,405 fans at Infinite Energy Arena.  Lyle Thompson led the way on offense with three goals and four…

Read More >>

Justin’s Picks NLL Week Seven 1/26/19

January 24, 2019

Justin Ivey, NLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Week One: 1-2 Week Two: 2-1 Week Three: 3-2 Week Four: 4-1 Week Five: 4-1 Week Six: 4-3 Season Total: 18-10 What a weekend!  Across the board we were graced with exciting lacrosse games.  My most erroneous

Read More >>

Black Wolves Win Back and Forth Battle With Swarm 1/19/19

January 22, 2019

Justin Ivey, Correspondent New England Black Wolves Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  Justin Ivey The Georgia Swarm (4-2) came into the weekend with the only perfect record left in the NLL.  Friday night, they lost a tough game in Toronto and Saturday wasn’t any better.  The New England Black Wolves’ (3-1) only loss on the season came in their first game in Georgia, and they returned the favor…

Read More >>

Justin’s Picks NLL Week Six 1/18/19

January 17, 2019

Justin Ivey, NLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Week One: 1-2 Week Two: 2-1 Week Three: 3-2 Week Four: 4-1 Week Five: 4-1 Season Total: 14-7 Another perfect week ruined by a struggling home team.  Last week it was the Colorado Mammoth, and this week it was the Philadelphia Wings falling to the

Read More >>

Calgary Chemistry Off in Loss to Black Wolves 1/12/19

January 13, 2019

Marcelo A. Sagüez, Correspondent Calgary Roughnecks Lacrosse is Awesome© Featured Image Photo Credit:  Candice Ward On Saturday January 12, 2019 in the Scotiabank Saddledome, twelve thousand plus fans in attendance were there to see Curtis Dickson’s return to the Roughnecks line up. His return was not what he had expected after signing a multiyear deal with Calgary as they would lose only their second of the season.  Final Score:  New…

Read More >>

Justin’s Picks NLL Week Five 1/12/19

January 11, 2019

Justin Ivey, NLL Correspondent Lacrosse is Awesome© Week One: 1-2 Week Two: 2-1 Week Three: 3-2 Week Four: 4-1 Season Total: 10-6 The Colorado Mammoth ruined my perfect weekend, losing to the Calgary Roughnecks at home on Sunday. They kept it close, but just didn’t seem able to adjust during the game. My score predictions were quite off, and I am

Read More >>

Black Wolves Handle Rush in Home Opener 12/28/2018

December 29, 2018

Justin Ivey, Correspondent New England Black Wolves Lacrosse is Awesome© Photo Credit Cover Photo:  Justin Ivey On Friday, December 28, 2018 The New England Black Wolves (1-1) hosted the defending champion Saskatchewan Rush (0-1) in front of 6,445 fans at Mohegan Sun Arena.  The Rush were opening their season after winning their third Champion’s Cup in four years.  The team returned MVP Mark Matthews, Ben McIntosh and signed Robert Church…

Read More >>

Justin’s Picks NLL Week Three 12/28/18

December 27, 2018

Justin’s Picks Week Three 12/28/18 & 12/29/18 Week One:  1-2 Week Two:  2-1 I was able to reverse my fortunes last week and reach .500 early in the season.  The self confidence boost was much needed.  Now comes the real test.  There are five games in the NLL this week, four on Friday and one on Saturday.  Can San Diego stay hot?  Will Philadelphia get their first win?  Read on…

Read More >>

Georgia Holds Off New England on Star Wars Night 12/15/2018

December 16, 2018

Justin Ivey, Beat Writer New England Black Wolves Lacrosse is Awesome The second game of the 2018-2019 NLL opening day pitted the visiting New England Black Wolves (0-1) against the host Georgia Swarm (1-0) in front of 4,943 fans at the Infinite Energy Arena.  Both teams donned some outstanding uniforms – the Swarm in Star Wars themed black and the Black Wolves in orange and white for the first time. …

Read More >>

The Battle for First in The East 4/29/18

April 30, 2018

Justin Ivey, Beat Writer, New England Black Wolves Lacrosse Is Awesome The final week of the NLL season has never been quite like this.  Until this week’s action, no team had clinched a playoff berth in the East Division.  Saturday night’s games determined the players – but seeding wouldn’t be finalized until the completion.  Rochester secured the two seed by beating Buffalo, and Toronto was eliminated with the loss against…

Read More >>

New England Grabs Second Place in the East 4/27/18

April 26, 2018

Christopher Crane, Beat Writer Rochester Knighthawks Lacrosse is Awesome With the NLL regular season winding down and post season dreams still yet to be decided in the Eastern Division, the Rochester Knighthawks (9-8)  played host to the New England Black Wolves (9-8) at the Blue Cross in a must win to punch their ticket to the post season.  Unfortunately, the Knighthawks would come up short as New England would take…

Read More >>