Roughnecks Blow Out Mammoth at LEC 20-11

December 9, 2012

Once again the Langley Event Center home of the two time WLA Champs Langley Thunder played host to the National Lacrosse League.  This year the Calgary Roughnecks and Colorado Mammoth were the combatants.  The game had a local flavor to it, as the fans had the chance to watch two of there on Thunder in action.  Matt Leveque (Calgary) and Ian Poole (Colorado). After falling behind 6-2 the Mammoth score…

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Rougnecks and Mammoth Faceoff in Langley

December 8, 2012

This Saturday night at 7pm The National Lacrosse League returns to the home of the two time Western Lacrosse Association Champions Langley Thunder. The Calgary Roughnecks will face the Colorado Mammoth. The Roughnecks are led by forwards Jeff Shattler, Scott Ranger, Dane Dobbie & Daryl Veltman., along with faceoff specialist Geoff Snider. If the names sound familiar to you, that’s because most of these players have played in the Event…

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NLL Power Rankings: Pre Season

December 5, 2012

Colorado Mammoth….. Finished 11-5 last season, then suffered a 14-10 playoff loss at home to the Minnesota Swarm.  In 2013 the Mammoth have to be the favorite right now. Led by John Grant Jr’s record 116 points last season, Rookie of the Year Adam Jones, cagey veteran Gavin Prout, and Sean Pollock, this high powered offense can definitely fill the net and look to add more to that total by signing Colton…

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One on One with Johnny Mouradian

December 4, 2012

This weekend at Philadelphia Wings training camp, we got to sit down and talk to head coach and general manager Johnny Mouradian. Topics included the epic goalie battle between eight netminders, the most impressive rookies and free agents, plus the contract statuses of Dan Dawson and Kyle Hartzell. Click on the link below to hear it, and tune in to Wings Nest tonight at 6pm for more Wings talk. Johnny_Mouradian

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Wings: No Hartzell, Dawson, Sealock or Wray At Camp

December 3, 2012

Saturday night started the way the morning session ended.  Miller and Fryer where manning the nets along with Brett Perras, Scotty Komer , Chris Collins, Chad Peiper.  Once again the rookies did not disappoint the coaches or the fans in attendance. Veterans Westervelt, Crowley, Ross, Buchanan showed their mid-season form, Miller and Fryer where true to form as well.  But we all know what the veterans can do.  The story…

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Audio: CJ Costabile, Ethan Farrell

December 2, 2012

Last night at Philadelphia Wings training camp, we spoke with rookie CJ Costabile and free agent signee Ethan Farrell. Costabile played MLL with the Long Island Lizards and won a title at Duke, while Farrell is a veteran of the Vermont Voyageurs and played with the Charlotte Copperheads. C.J. Costabile Ethan Farrell

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Wings Training Camp: Morning Report

December 1, 2012

Just like the free agent/rookie camp, the players did not disappoint the coaches.  The Wings brought in 18 players from the free agent camp 2 weeks ago, and each player is aware that there first mistake could be there last. Players fighting for a roster spot, Will Harrington, Farrell, Rogowski have not only impressed the 15+ fans who came out early this morning, but also impressed the coaches had Wiedmaier, Erik…

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NLL Training Camp Preview: Philadelphia Wings

November 30, 2012

As the Wings head into the start of camp this weekend the memory of losing six in a row (including playoff games) still lingers in the minds of players and fans. So you ask yourself; What can be done so this doesn’t happen again?  Enter Jimmy Butler.  Butler is the mastermind who helped build the Titans. In 2009, the Titans went to the East Conference finals to only fall 15-10…

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Which Philadelphia Players Will Spread Their Wings in 2013

November 29, 2012

As we enter year 27 of the N.L.L. for the Philadelphia Wings, fans are asking will this be the year. After finishing 7-9 in the regular season, and suffering a first round defeat to the eventual champion Rochester Knighthawks, we ask ourselves which Philadelphia Wing will the opponents need to look out for. After a 103 pt season (3rd overall) and breaking the all-time assist record at 78, only to…

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Happy Thanksgiving from ILWT

November 22, 2012

As we approach Thanksgiving Day here in the United States, other than our families and friends, our focus turns to sports & shopping for the next 4 days.  You have the NFL Turkey Day games, college football Friday & Saturday, and NFL Sunday, as well as the 100th Grey Cup on Sunday. And let’s not forget those sales!!! So I started to think…What am I thankful for?  Yes I am thankful for…

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