Breaking Down The Tyler Digby Trade

(Photo Courtesy of Alex McIntyre/New York Riptide)

Coming into the season, Tyler Digby was heralded as the most prolific offensive threat for this New York Riptide squad entering their first year as a franchise. And he proved that that to be true, leading the team in scoring with 36 points (14G/22A) through their first ten games.  Continue reading “Breaking Down The Tyler Digby Trade”

What to Watch: NLL Week Thirteen

(Photo: Calgary Roughnecks)

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

Week thirteen features five games, including four on Saturday. The weekend gets started on Friday night as Toronto travels to Halifax in a North Division showdown. Saturday will see Vancouver travel to San Diego, Saskatchewan take on Philadelphia on the road, New England host Rochester, and Georgia host Calgary. Continue reading “What to Watch: NLL Week Thirteen”

NLL Saturday Recap: Saskatchewan Edge Halifax in OT, Swarm Get Revenge on Riptide

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Saskatchewan 16, Halifax 15 (OT) (Box Score)

The first three quarters of this contest were all Rush, and it looked like they might just run away with a blowout victory on the road inside “The Nest”. But Halifax turned on the jets in the fourth quarter. After starting to get their act together late in the third, Halifax came all the way back to tie the game up at 15 late in the fourth. After being down by nine in the third when the comeback started, it is the largest comeback since 2005, when record be came available, according to Graeme Perrow. Austin Shanks scored the game tying goal to force overtime for Halifax in the final minute of the quarter.  Continue reading “NLL Saturday Recap: Saskatchewan Edge Halifax in OT, Swarm Get Revenge on Riptide”

What to Watch: NLL Week Twelve

(Photo Courtesy of Georgia Swarm)

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

Week twelve features six games, including five on Saturday night. On Saturday, Saskatchewan travels to Halifax, Vancouver travels to Toronto, New York travels to Georgia, Philadelphia travels to Buffalo, and San Diego travels to Colorado. Philadelphia will face New England on the road on Sunday night.  Continue reading “What to Watch: NLL Week Twelve”

Where Will The NLL Expand Next?

(Photo Courtesy: New York Riptide)

Over the past two seasons, the NLL has grown from just nine teams at the end of the 2018 season to 13 teams entering the 2019-20 season. In 2019, the league added the San Diego Seals and Philadelphia Wings. In 2020 the league added the New York Riptide and the Rochester Knighthawks. Additionally, the old Rochester Knighthawks moved to Halifax and rebranded as the Halifax Thunderbirds. Continue reading “Where Will The NLL Expand Next?”

NLL Sunday Recap: Second Half Surge Pushes Toronto Past Buffalo, Vancouver Edges Rochester in OT

(Photo Courtesy of Toronto Rock)

Sunday featured two games across the NLL landscape as the Toronto Rock hosted the Buffalo Bandits and Rochester Knighthawks hosted the Vancouver Warriors. 
Continue reading “NLL Sunday Recap: Second Half Surge Pushes Toronto Past Buffalo, Vancouver Edges Rochester in OT”

What to Watch: NLL Week Eleven

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

Week eleven features five games from Friday through Sunday. The week kicks off on Friday as the Buffalo Bandits take on the Vancouver Warriors on the road. Saturday will see Saskatchewan host Colorado and Calgary host New York. On Sunday, Vancouver will travel to Rochester and Buffalo will travel to Toronto.  Continue reading “What to Watch: NLL Week Eleven”

NLL Saturday Recap: San Diego, Vancouver Both Record Wins at Casinos

(Photo Courtesy of San Diego Seals)

Week 10 in the NLL came to a close on Saturday night as the Vancouver Warriors and San Diego Seals each secured a victory. Vancouver went into the Casino and took down New England while San Diego took down Colorado at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. Continue reading “NLL Saturday Recap: San Diego, Vancouver Both Record Wins at Casinos”