NLL: Bandits Look to Spoil Wings Good Start

January 26, 2013

Team Leaders: Goals: Kevin Crowley (7), Assists: Kevin Buchanan and Jordan Hall (6) Points: Crowley (10), Loose Balls: Brodie Merrill (26), Goals Against: Brandon Miller (7.50), Saves: Miller (96) Off to a 2-0 start for the first time since 2008, the Philadelphia Wings will play a weekend of back to back games for the first time during the 2013 season first of which with a visit to Buffalo for a…


Stories to Watch in NLL Week Four

January 24, 2013

Philadelphia Wings: 17 Americans? “You can’t play the indoor game with a field team” That was the sound echoed as the Wings roster took shape for the 2013 season. If they were 0-2 there be “I told you so’s” all over the place.  Instead they now sit at 2-0, after an 8-7 victory over the Rock in the final 10.9 seconds, and have some people wondering. Now this young team…


NLL Power Rankings: Week Three

January 21, 2013

1—-Philadelphia Wings 2-0 (Last Week #3) This American style field team has done it again!! They go into the unfriendly confines of the ACC and defeat the Rock 8-7 in a very well played game, with standout performances from both Brandon Miller and Nick Rose. This was Philadelphia’s third straight win in Toronto dating back to last season. Heads are starting to turn in the NLL. Next Opponent: Jan 26…


Pollock OT Goal Gives Mammoth First Win

January 20, 2013

As if the night of indoor lacrosse action couldn’t get any more exciting….. The Colorado Mammoth erased a 4 goal deficit in the last 5 minutes to force overtime with the Calgary Roughnecks.  Sean Pollock’s game-winner came at 6:02 of the overtime to give the Mammoth (1-1) their first win of the season.  The loss sent Calgary to 0-2 in the early stages if the 2013 season. Both teams lost…


Wings Win Second in A Row

January 20, 2013

Drew Westervelts goal with 11 seconds left capped off a 4 goal run for the Wings as they defeat the Toronto Rock 8-7 at the ACC. This game was spectacular from start to finish.  Goaltenders Nick Rose and Brandon Miller played outstanding in the net for their respected teams. Toronto was first on the board at 2:43 with a goal from Josh Sanderson on a beautiful transition play.  The Rock…


Ten NLL Players to Watch in Week Three

January 18, 2013

1.  Cliff Smith (Stealth)   Another 7 point game, can he continue his hot streak, and lead the Washington Stealth to another victory? 2.  Curtis Knight/Mark Matthews (Edm)  Fantastic first game, just fell short against Toronto, can they hand the Stealth their first loss? Both rookies playing in their second game. 3.  Levis/Roik (Col)   Can they get on track vs Calgary?   Goaltending has been a HUGE question since pre-season. 4.  Anthony…


Top Ten NLL Questions in Week Three

January 17, 2013

Now that every team has played a game, we know a lot more about what the NLL will look like this 2013 season. However, we still have questions, and look at what to watch for in the third week. Can the defending Champion Knighthawks bounce back after road loss in Washington in week one? Rochester is raising their banner on this night and face a Bandits team looking to move…


NLL Power Rankings: Week Two

January 14, 2013

The season is now in full swing, a nd once again we have a new #1. The Rock opened up with back to back road games this weekend.  First defeating Calgary on Saturday night 13-10, then traveling and defeating a very competitive Rush team 10-9.  But one of our biggest jumpers was the Washington Stealth.  The Stealth are now ranked #2, and showed that their win over the Knighthawks was…


Stealth Bomb Mammoth 17-13

January 13, 2013

Last week the Stealth pulled of an upset by defeating the Champion Knighthawks.  Last night the Stealth go into Colorado and defeat the Mammoth 17-13. Lewis Ratcliff opened the scoring for the Stealth at the :33 second mark.  Both teams alternated goals to tie the game at two a piece.  Then the Stealth ( 4 goal run) and the Mammoth (3 goal run) have the score at 6-5 after the…


Wings Open 2013 With Win Over Bandits

January 12, 2013

Last night in front of a crowd of 9,096 at the Wells Fargo Center the Philadelphia Wings put together a game of lacrosse the Philadelphia fans have been waiting to see for a long time by beating the Buffalo Bandits 13-8. This was a total team effort from top to bottom.  Led by a three headed monster Kevin Buchanan (3G/3A) and Kevin Crowley (4G/1A) and Jordan Hall (1G/6A), the Wings…