The NLL has announced a new partnership with Alterna Bank and Alterna Savings. This partnership between the league and Alterna makes them the official and exclusive financial institution for the NLL in Canada.
In addition to the partnership, the league has announced that Alterna will sponsor a season-long competition between the league’s five Canadian franchises for the 2019-20 season. The competition will be based on head-to-head matchups.
The Calgary Roughnecks, Halifax Thunderbirds, Saskatchewan Rush, Toronto Rock, and Vancouver Warriors will be competing with each other to be named the NLL’s Canadian champion. The winner of this competition will be awarded the Alterna Cup.