Cannons Notebook: Can the Cannons Get Back to .500?

June 19, 2014

The Boston Cannons have had the very definition of an up and down season as they have exchanged wins and losses in each of the past four weeks. As they head into the halfway point of the season, the Cannons are currently tied for the final playoff spot with the Charlotte Hounds, New York Lizards and Ohio Machine. What is a good way for the Cannons to secure the final…


Bayhawks Pull Out 16-15 Thriller Over Cannons

June 15, 2014

In a game that saw a 7-0 Boston run followed by a 6-1 Chesapeake response, it was the Bayhawks who came out victorious in the end, just barely. The Cannons’ Stephen Berger appeared to have tied the score at 16 with less than ten seconds remaining, but Chesapeake head coach Dave Cottle challenged the play and after review, it was ruled that Berger’s foot was in the crease, negating the…


Cannons Go for Two Straight, Take on Reeling Bayhawks

June 14, 2014

Tonight the Boston Cannons are looking for their first back-to-back wins of the season tonight as they finish off their road trip at Chesapeake. Meanwhile, the Bayhawks are 1-5 on the season and have not won since their second game of the season on May 3rd when they beat New York, 12-11. The good news for the Bayhawks is Peet Poillon will be back in the lineup after missing last…


MLL All Star Game: Evaluating the Roster

June 13, 2014

It is a unique year in the MLL with the season coinciding with the World Games this summer. This only means that the team of All Stars will be playing against those selected to represent Team USA in Denver this summer. There is a wealth of youth on the roster, so it will be a treat to get a chance to see the next group of stars coming into their…


MLL Three Stars: Schuss Leads the Show

June 11, 2014

This week’s all stars include two Team USA players and one MLL all star. Logan Schuss doubled his point total while John Galloway stood on his head and Stephen Berger brought his team a win. Number One: John Galloway, Rochester Rattlers Galloway is consistently been one of the best goalies in Major League Lacrosse for the past four seasons. he has stepped it up to another level this season as…


Cannons Take Road Win in Ohio, Get Back to .500

June 7, 2014

After a slow start, the Boston Cannons were able to overcome an early 3-0 deficit to defeat the Ohio Machine. This is the first win for Boston since May 17. The Cannons, now 3-3 on the season, struggled early to find the back of the net. It wasn’t until mid-way through the first quarter that Boston was able to find their rhythm. After being down 3-0, the Cannons bounced back…


Cannons Look for Third Win; Match Up With Machine

Tomorrow night, the Boston Cannons will travel to Ohio to take on the Machine in a duel of 2-3 squads. The Cannons, led by the offense of Kevin Buchanan and Paul Rabil, have struggled thus far to find their rhythm, while the Machine has also been faced with inconsistencies in their first five games. The Machine are coming off of their first win since opening day; a 15-11 defeat over…

June 5, 2014

Bunker Blog: NCAA Full Weekend, No MLL

May 23, 2014

Hi ILWT Readers, I hope that everyone is excited for Memorial Day Weekend which is easily the best weekend of college lacrosse. All 8 teams (D1 through D3), have worked tremendously hard since the fall, giving them a chance to earn collegiate lacrosse glory. I wanted to give a quick shout out to Tufts, who is squaring off against Salisbury in the D3 title game. I played against Tufts all…


Cannons Back on Track With Win Over Charlotte

The Boston Cannons got back on track last night as they defeated the Charlotte Hounds 14-6 behind a terrific effort from their defense. The Cannons had lost two in a row to Denver and Rochester. The six goals allowed is the least they have allowed all season. On the other end, the Hounds are now 1-3 and tied for the worst record in the league. Boston went up 3-1 early…

May 18, 2014

Hounds, Cannons Both Look to Get to .500

6 p.m. Saturday, May 17 Harvard Stadium, Boston, Mass. TV:, FOX Sports Florida, FOX Sports South, Altitude After opening the season with two straight losses, the Hounds broke through last week by dominating the Chesapeake Bayhawks 12-7 in a rematch of last year’s Major League Lacrosse championship game. Meanwhile, the Cannons have backslid after beating the Bayhawks in their season opener, losing close, one-point games to the Rochester (N.Y.)…

May 17, 2014