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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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NLL: Wings Open Up Against Bandits

January 10, 2013

The Wings open up their 27th season on Friday January 11 when the Buffalo Bandits come to town. Game time is at 7 PM at the Wells Fargo Center. The Wings look to get back on track after losing there last 5 regular season games of 2012, along with a defeat in the first round of the playoffs has left a very bitter taste in the mouths of players. The Wings are looking to rinse that…

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Ten NLL Stories to Watch in Week Two

January 9, 2013

As we head into Week 2 of the NLL season, we have a jammed packed weekend of lacrosse action.  Here are the 10 stories to look out for. Friday Night: Philadelphia Wings v Buffalo Bandits 1. With many new additions to the team, will the Wings have another opener like 2012, or will a team comprised of 17 Americans write a different ending? 2.  Paul Rabil.. Will he quiet the critics? …

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Top Five NLL Stories in 2013

January 4, 2013

Each week we will look at the top stories of the week’s action, but today we get you ready for the season. 1. Rochester Knighthawks. Can they repeat as Champions in 2013? With the blockbuster deal bringing Dan & Paul Dawson to town, along with the return of Casey Powell it has the Rochester fans thinking repeat. 2. Mark Matthews/Edmonton Rush. Already penciled in as the Rookie of the Year,…

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Wings Release Crotty, Activate Hall

January 2, 2013

On Friday December 21st the Philadelphia Wings activated Jordan Hall from the IR to the 23 man active roster.  With that move the Wings released forward Ned Crotty.  Is this a true move? Or was it just so Hall can get some game action to see how the knee is doing after knee surgery that had him miss the last half of the 2012 season?  In my opinion I think it…

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