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”

Cannons Acquire Cole, Staats, Wasserman Via Trade

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It was a busy day for the Boston Cannons as they acquired three high-level players in Bryan Cole, Randy Staats, and Bryce Wasserman to beef up their offense. 

The first trade of the day for the Cannons was one that saw them send attackman Will Sands to the Connecticut Hammerheads in exchange for attackman Bryce Wasserman.  Continue reading “Cannons Acquire Cole, Staats, Wasserman Via Trade”

Breaking Down The Tyler Digby Trade

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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

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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”

Jordan Wolf Changing Number to 33 in Honor of Kobe Bryant

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Chrome LC attackman Jordan Wolf announced via Instagram on Tuesday afternoon that he would be changing his number from 32 to 33 this upcoming season. The number change is to honor the late, great, Kobe Bryant. Bryant wore the number 33 in high school.  Continue reading “Jordan Wolf Changing Number to 33 in Honor of Kobe Bryant”

MLL to hold Supplemental Draft Next Month

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Major League Lacrosse (MLL) has recently added two new teams with the Connecticut Hammerheads and Philadelphia Barrage being announced over the past few weeks. The league has also made some major changes to their business model over the past few months, as well.  Continue reading “MLL to hold Supplemental Draft Next Month”

Welcome Back to the MLL, Philadelphia Barrage

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Major League Lacrosse (MLL) has announced that their newest franchise will be called the Philadelphia Barrage. 

The Barrage are the second ever MLL franchise to call Philadelphia home. From 2004-2008 the City of Brotherly love was home to an MLL franchise, which was also called the Philadelphia Barrage. The original Barrage franchise won three MLL titles (2004,2006,2007). Continue reading “Welcome Back to the MLL, Philadelphia Barrage”

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

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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”