Rattlers and Outlaws Clash In Title Rematch

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June 20, 2015

The Rochester Rattlers (5 – 3) travel to Colorado to face the Denver Outlaws (4 – 4) this Saturday, June 20th at Sports Authority Field at Mile High Fresh for the second overall meeting between the two clubs in the regular season. Fresh off a great outing from the MLL All-Star Games, the Rattlers, who now lead the league in shots on goal, will look to sweep the defending MLL…

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What to Watch for in the MLL Week Ten

Charlotte Hounds v New York Lizards
June 20, 2015

With the All-Star game in the books, it is now time for the MLL to collectively take a breath and get ready for an intense finale to the regular season.  While every team will say they take things one game at a time, I’m not part of any MLL team, so let’s take a look at everything coming down the road in the next few weeks.  Here are the top…

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MLL All Star Game: Houston A Success

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June 16, 2015

Well that was fun. The MLL All-Star game provided a few hours of quality lacrosse entertainment on Saturday evening. I, for one, prefer this type of game as opposed to the Team USA vs MLL that takes place during FIL years. There is too much on the line in those games and they’re not as fun and free-flowing. But Houston got it dialed in really nicely. Let’s revisit the items…

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Boston Cannons Acquire Josh Hawkins

Charlotte Hounds v Florida Launch
June 16, 2015

The Boston Cannons of Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the premier professional outdoor lacrosse league, announced today that they have acquired midfielder Josh Hawkins from the Charlotte Hounds in exchange for a college and supplemental draft pick in 2016. “We are thrilled to add a player with Josh’s skills and style of play.  He is a very athletic midfielder that plays great defense, and puts pressure on opposing teams by pushing transition…

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McDaniels: MLL Post-All Star Break

tom schrieber all star
June 16, 2015

Major League Lacrosse had a successful All-Star Game in Houston on Saturday. With an announced crowd of 10,084 on hand to watch the game, it was a great way to showcase the league to a new audience. And, a what a great show they got. Two fans got to pick each team and named them after their high school mascots. The game was a fast-paced offensive explosion, which featured 142…

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MLL At the Break: Chesapeake Bayhawks

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June 14, 2015

The Chesapeake Bayhawks finish the All Star break on the doorstep of a grueling stretch to make a return to the playoffs.  Sitting at .500 currently with a record of 4 wins, 4 losses, the Bayhawks are tied with three teams.  They are within one game of another two, so it will be a dogfight until the last weekend. Some of the usual names have come and gone from the…

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MLL At the Break: Ohio Machine

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June 14, 2015

While team captains Kyle Harrison and Marcus Holman, along with Peter Baum, Brian Karalunas, Tom Schreiber and Dana Wilber are coming back to the Buckeye state from Houston, let’s step back and take a look at Ohio as they head into the final six games of the regular season. First off, the Machine were one of the hottest teams in the league heading into the all-star break, having won their…

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2015 Houston MLL All Star Game Rosters

Denver Outlaws v Hamilton Nationals
June 13, 2015

This season’s “MLL Ultimate Fan” winners, Hayden MacArthur and Ethan Sorkin, participated in a playground style draft earlier today (Friday night), which determined both the team names and the opposing rosters for Saturday’s MLL All-Star Game. Just before the draft the Ultimate Fans revealed that they wanted to both name the teams after their hometown high school mascots of Coppell, TX (Cowboys) and Alpharetta, GA (Gladiators). Here are the results of the draft……

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2015 MLL All Star Game: What to Watch For

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June 13, 2015

When you take a moment to think about it, what can really be said to preview an All-Star game? Almost regardless of the sport under examination, All-Star games are an exhibition of offensive skill. Sure, defenders are invited to show up, but really this is their moment to shine on the other half of the field. I’ll admit to writing this on Friday afternoon before the teams have been picked…

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MLL At the Break: Rochester Rattlers

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June 13, 2015

With the MLL All-Star break coming up, now is a time to look back at the Rochester Rattlers’ opening half of the 2015 MLL season. Last year’s runner up in the 2014 MLL Championship game against the Denver Outlaws in Kennesaw, Georgia, the Rattlers (5 – 3) are currently tied for second overall in the league with the Ohio Machine (5 – 3). Six Rattlers will be representing the team…

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