Jim Flannery

Jim covers the Calgary Roughnecks and is an NLL columnist for In Lacrosse We Trust. He also writes for Bleacher Report, H4-TV and Stadium Journey. Twitter: @CalgaryJimbo

Mammoth vs Stealth Grant
By Jim Flannery On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

NLL Draft Needs: Vancouver Stealth

The Vancouver Stealth finished the 2014 NLL season tied for the worst record in the league, a disappointing 4-14. They were second-worst in goals for (181) and second-worst in goals against (223). Quite the fall More...

Knight Shot
By Jim Flannery On Monday, September 15th, 2014

NLL 2015 Breakout Players: Karsen Leung

This week we will be focusing on NLL breakout players for the 2015 season. We begin with Calgary transition player Karsen Leung. Leading up to the 2013 NLL Draft, the Calgary Roughnecks traded forward Joe Resetarits More...

Knighthawks Vinc
By Jim Flannery On Thursday, September 11th, 2014

NLL Draft Needs: Rochester Knighthawks

The Rochester Knighthawks have won an unprecedented three Champion’s Cups in a row, arguably making them one of the greatest dynasties in NLL history. More impressively, they’ve improved in each season during More...

By Jim Flannery On Monday, September 8th, 2014

NLL Draft Needs: Edmonton Rush

The Edmonton Rush set an NLL record for consecutive wins in 2014 en route to winning the West Division in the regular season. Unfortunately, their storybook season came to an abrupt end in the playoffs when the More...

By Jim Flannery On Friday, September 5th, 2014

NLL Draft Needs: Calgary Roughnecks

The Calgary Roughnecks came within five minutes of winning their third Champion’s Cup in franchise history in the 2014 playoffs but ultimately fell just shy. Although that means the Calgary head office has More...

Toronto Rock Lacrosse
By Jim Flannery On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

NLL Draft Needs: Toronto Rock

The Toronto Rock struggled for consistency through much of the 2014 season before finally going on a 4-0 run to wrap up the schedule. And then, after such a strong finish, they were upset by the Buffalo Bandits More...

Greer Rush Goal
By Jim Flannery On Monday, September 1st, 2014

NLL Free Agent Update: Brodie Merrill Trade the Big News

A few more free agents were locked down in the past week as NLL teams continue to re-sign their players, but the biggest newsmaker was a trade between the Toronto Rock and the unnamed Connecticut franchise that More...

Miller O'Connor 2014 vs Philadelphia
By Jim Flannery On Sunday, August 24th, 2014

NLL Free Agency Update: Stealth Make Moves

After a couple busy weeks of signings in the NLL. this past week was fairly quiet, with only a handful of free agent signings while the Toronto Rock and Minnesota Swarm swapped transition players. The Vancouver More...

Brett Mydske Rush
By Jim Flannery On Monday, August 18th, 2014

NLL Free Agency Update: Culp Signs for Two Years

The NLL free agency period is well underway now, with teams steadily locking down their outstanding players. The Colorado Mammoth have been very busy, signing Eric Law, John Gallant, Nick Carlson, Ian Hawksbee, More...

Photo by Jim Flannery
By Jim Flannery On Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

Calgary Roughnecks Have Some Offseason Decisions to Make

The Calgary Roughnecks made a bit of a splash before the free agent period in the NLL got underway as they announced a two-year contract extension for goaltender Mike Poulin, who would have become a restricted More...

Calgary Canada Day Tournament, June 29, 2014
By Jim Flannery On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Canada Day Tournament Puts Junior Lacrosse Front and Center in Calgary

The 36th annual Canada Day tournament was hosted by the Subway South Soccer Centre in Calgary this weekend, making it the longest-running box lacrosse tournament on Earth. The tournament gives kids from the Novice, More...

Small Shamrocks
By Jim Flannery On Friday, June 20th, 2014

WLA Has a Busy Weekend Ahead

There are five games scheduled in the WLA this weekend, featuring all seven teams. With the season about halfway done, there is still plenty of time for the teams at the bottom of the standings to move up and plenty More...

Knight Shot
By Jim Flannery On Monday, June 9th, 2014

2014 NLL Season Recap: Roughnecks Come Close

The Calgary Roughnecks came up about five minutes short of winning their third Champion’s Cup in franchise history. ln the tie-breaking mini-game for all the marbles, the Roughnecks built up a 2-0 lead, then More...

By Jim Flannery On Monday, June 2nd, 2014

WLA: New Westminster Beats Maple Ridge 11-8

The New Westminster Salmonbellies overcame the Maple Ridge Burrards by an 11-8 score on Sunday. The win improves the Salmonbellies to 2-1 on the season while the Burrards drop to 2-2. Maple Ridge jumped out to the More...

By Jim Flannery On Sunday, June 1st, 2014

What Went Wrong/What Went Right in the Champion’s Cup

The Rochester Knighthawks became the first team in NLL history to win three consecutive championships on May 31 when they soundly defeated the Calgary Roughnecks in Game 2 and then came from behind to win the deciding More...

Self Knighthawks
By Jim Flannery On Saturday, May 31st, 2014

Knighthawks Must Fight to Stay Alive in Champion’s Cup

After losing Game 1 of the Champion’s Cup to the Calgary Roughnecks last weekend, the Rochester Knighthawks will be fighting an uphill battle Saturday night when they host Game 2. They’ll be looking More...

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