NLL Cancels Remainder of 2019-20 Season

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The National Lacrosse League (NLL) has announced the cancellation of the remainder of the 2019-20 season due to the Coronavirus Outbreak. The league will now focus their attention on the 2020-21 season.  Continue reading “NLL Cancels Remainder of 2019-20 Season”

Looking at Pro Lacrosse’s Dynasties

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On Sunday night ESPN released the first two episodes of their highly anticipated 10-part docuseries, The Last Dance, which is centered around the 1997-1998 Chicago Bulls season, which was the last of their legendary dynasty. If you haven’t seen it yet, you need to. 

In the wake of this docuseries being released, Lacrosse Bucket thought it would be fun to take a look at the dynasties that we have seen in pro lacrosse in each league.  Continue reading “Looking at Pro Lacrosse’s Dynasties”

Pressing Questions Surrounding the NLL’s Season Suspension

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The National Lacrosse League (NLL) came out on Thursday and suspended the season until further notice, similar to both the NBA and NHL, due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Additionally, NLL Commissioner Nick Sakiewicz came out with a message on Thursday night where he stated that the league was monitoring the outbreak of the virus and was working to reschedule games, address ticketing policies, and adjust their content offerings on B/R Live. Continue reading “Pressing Questions Surrounding the NLL’s Season Suspension”

Coronavirus’ Impact on Lacrosse

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Amid the coronavirus outbreak, college and professional sports have been impacted by season cancellations and suspensions and fan limitations. This page will be regularly updated as information around the impact of this virus on lacrosse at the college and pro level is announced.  Continue reading “Coronavirus’ Impact on Lacrosse”

What to Watch: NLL Week Fifteen

Welcome to Week fifteen of the 2019-20 NLL season, y’all! 

Week fifteen will see eight games take place, including four on Saturday and four on Sunday. The weekend starts on Saturday with Philadelphia hosting New England. Georgia will also travel to New York, Vancouver will travel to Saskatchewan, and San Diego host Rochester on Saturday night. Sunday will see Buffalo travel to Halifax, Calgary travel to Toronto, Philadelphia travel to Georgia, and Rochester travel to Colorado.  Continue reading “What to Watch: NLL Week Fifteen”

NLL Saturday Recap: Halifax’s Comeback Falls Short, Staats Goes Off Against Calgary

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With almost every team in action, it was a jam packed Saturday night of NLL night. However, big performances from Dane Dobbbie and Austin Staats, and Buffalo taking down Halifax highlighted the night’s action. Continue reading “NLL Saturday Recap: Halifax’s Comeback Falls Short, Staats Goes Off Against Calgary”

What to Watch: NLL Week Fourteen

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Welcome to Week fourteen of the 2019-20 NLL season, y’all! 

Week fourteen features eight contest as every team will take the floor this weekend. The weekend gets started on Friday night as New England travels to New York. On Saturday, there are six games as New York travels to Rochester, Halifax travels to Buffalo, Toronto travels to Saskatchewan, Colorado host Philadelphia, Calgary host San Diego, and Georgia travels Vancouver. On Sunday, New England host Halifax.  Continue reading “What to Watch: NLL Week Fourteen”

NLL Saturday Recap: Merrill Breaks Loose Ball Record, Dobbie Comes up Big in First Game Back

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It was another exciting Saturday across the NLL landscape, and things got started a bit earlier as the San Diego Seals and Vancouver Warriors went to battle at 2PM ET. And that exciting 15-10 contest was just the tip of the iceberg.  Continue reading “NLL Saturday Recap: Merrill Breaks Loose Ball Record, Dobbie Comes up Big in First Game Back”