Bayhawks Begin Myles Jones Era in Boston

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June 23, 2016

It is the biggest trade in MLL since the deal that sent Paul Rabil to New York.  It took the lacrosse world by storm, with analysts providing all sorts of different takes.  And now, finally, Myles Jones can just play lacrosse.  When Chesapeake travels to Harvard Stadium to take on the Boston Cannons, it will be the first time for Myles Jones in a Chesapeake jersey.  The Bayhawks enter the…

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MLL Power Rankings: Machine Drop, Lizards at Top

lizards vs outlaws
June 23, 2016

Two wild overtime games and a postponement have caused quite the shake up in the rankings heading into Week 10. We have a new team atop the rankings with the Machine’s loss and the Rattlers rose up the rankings thanks to their dominant victory over the Outlaws. How far did they rise? Take a look for yourself below: Week 9 MLL Top 9 1- New York (6-1)- The Lizards continue…

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MLL Three Stars: Young Talent on a Roll

jordan wolf
June 23, 2016

This past weekend of Major League Lacrosse action saw two more overtime games and an impressive road performance to help his team win handily. Here are the three stars from the week that was. Jordan Wolf (Rochester) – six goals, four assists Undoubtedly the number one star of the week was Wolf and his 10 points. Wolf helped his Rattlers jump out to a 7-4 lead after 15 minutes of…

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Crease Coach MLL Goalies of the Week: Galloway Stands Tall

rattlers celebrate
June 22, 2016

With nine teams in the MLL, that means there are only nine starting spots for goalies. We truly get to see the best goalies in the world play each week. But it’s Wednesday, which means we have to narrow that nine down to three for the keepers of the week. The best of the best: First Star—John Galloway If you saw the Rattlers demolish the Outlaws Saturday night this one comes at…

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Mackrides Score OT Winner to Lead Blaze Past Machine

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June 20, 2016

It seemed almost too good to be true; the week after trading Myles Jones, a transcendent college lacrosse star, the Atlanta Blaze defeated the then-first place Ohio Machine in overtime.  Adding to the Hollywood-like script, Matt Mackrides, who was acquired for Jones, scored the goal to win the game in overtime for the Blaze. The game was constantly tight, an entertaining, back and forth offensive explosion that saw Marcus Holman…

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Lizards Get Past Cannons in OT Again

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June 20, 2016

For the second meeting in a row between the New York Lizards and Boston Cannons, the game went in overtime to determine a winner. And for the second time in a row, it was Lizards scoring the crucial overtime goal that gave them a 13-12 victory over the Cannons. The play of both teams in the first quarter indicated to fans this was going to be another close game in…

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Machine Looks to Stay Hot Against Blaze

marcus holman machine
June 18, 2016

Newcomers to the MLL, the Atlanta Blaze, head to the Midwest to take on the Ohio Machine this weekend. This meeting between these teams will prove to be historic, as it is the first time in history they will meet on the field. The Machine have been rolling on a two game win streak after a close loss to Rochester a couple weeks back. Atlanta is searching for a win…

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Blaze Open Era Without Myles Jones Against Machine

Jun 4, 2016; Kennesaw, GA, USA; New York Lizards XXX against the Atlanta Blaze in the second half at Fifth Third Bank Stadium. The Lizards won 17-16. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis
June 18, 2016

Despite trading away arguably the greatest player in college lacrosse history in Myles Jones, the expansion Atlanta Blaze (2-4) enter their upcoming game against the Ohio Machine (6-2) not short of offensive firepower. Having previously defeated Denver 23-12, as well as putting up 16 goals in an overtime loss to first-place New York, the Blaze look to keep humming offensively, while trying to tighten up at the back, a task…

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Boston Cannons Travel to Defending Champs

Lizards Celebrate
June 18, 2016

The Boston Cannons are on the outside of the playoff picture and look to rebound after last week’s loss to the Charlotte Hounds in New York this weekend. The defending champion Lizards are looking to stay atop the league standings, with only one loss this season. Statistically, neither team has a decided advantage over the other. Currently the Lizards have a plus 4 scoring differential. The Cannons are -4 in…

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Launch Seek Second Win, Host Hounds

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June 17, 2016

Spending a week in a car with your friend driving across the state of Florida is something many people find themselves doing at some point in their life.  Working while you do it is rare, but not unlikely.  To do that and then play one of the most competitive and athletic sports in American against each other is astounding.  Face Off Academy coaches Chris Mattes and Brendan Fowler and not…

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