Week 9 Power Rankings: Georgia Keeps on Buzzing

February 24, 2017

Week 9 NLL Power Rankings The cream rose to the top this weekend.  The eastern conference was very busy as each team played a pair of games. Georgia swept their games, Friday 13-12 at Toronto and 15-9 versus Rochester. New England and Buffalo played a home and home series and split the games with the Black Wolves winning 14-11 in Buffalo on Friday, and Buffalo returning the favor in New…


Power Rankings Week 8: Swarm Still Buzzing, Tough Test This Weekend.

February 16, 2017

Week 8 Power Rankings!!   Georgia remains on top, but will they after this weekend? The Eastern Conference will all play two games each this weekend. Buffalo will face New England in a home and home match up which is crucial for both teams. Toronto looks to take over first with match ups against Georgia and Rochester. Georgia will also face Rochester. The east could see a massive shake up by…


ILWT: Week 6 Power Rankings. Georgia Buzzing at the Top

February 3, 2017

Week 6 Power Rankings!!   Just BUZZZZZZIIINNNGG along!!!   Swarm stay on top of the power rankings again after picking up another win to remain the only undefeated team in the league.  Can they hold the top spot? We may only be six weeks in but some of the games this weekend are big games for some of the teams.  There is never a dull moment in the league.   1-Georgia…


NLL Power Rankings Week 15: Bandits Shuffle to Number One

April 15, 2016

So far four of the six playoff spots have been secured. Buffalo & New England in the east, and Colorado and Saskatchewan in the west.  Colorado or Saskatchewan can clinch the # 1 seed in the west and receive a first round bye if either team sweeps their games this weekend.  Calgary and Vancouver are fighting for the third seed.  A Calgary win over Vancouver will clinch the final spot…


ILWT Power Rankings Week 13

March 29, 2016

Trade Deadline at 3pm Today!! With the start of this past weekend, a number of teams played twice.  Some of these matchups were of major importance .  The Toronto Rock came in at 3-7 and needed at the very least a split, instead they lost both games to the Rush and now have a record of 3-9.  With six games remaining they are three games out of a playoff spot. …


Power Rankings Week 12: Mammoth Still Top, Hawks and Rush Looking Up.

March 25, 2016

If you thought the 30th season of the NLL has been exciting so far, you haven’t seen nothing yet. Seven huge games this weekend, with Rochester vs New England, along with Toronto vs Saskatchewan facing off in a home and home series that can strengthen playoff hopes or spell the end to a season. Buffalo will face the struggling Stealth, Calgary is on the road for two games (Georgia/Colorado) to…


NLL Power Rankings: Week 11

March 18, 2016

1—(1) Colorado Mammoth (8-2)   After a bye week the Mammoth are back in action.  The Mammoth and their fans hope that the week off did not cool off Adam Jones.  Next Game: @ Calgary Saturday 9pm. 2—(2) Buffalo Bandits (7-4)  Moved to the top of the eastern conference as they used a four goal run in the fourth to pick up the win 13-10 on Johnny Tavares Night.  Dhane Smith (4G/3A), Mark Steenhuis (3G/3A), and Ryan Benesch…


NLL Power Rankings: Week Five

January 29, 2016

(2) Colorado Mammoth (4-0)   Four games in the book and the Mammoth are making a statement.  One would think allowing an average of 12 goals a game would spell trouble, but when you score 15.25 a game it puts you at the top of the league.  Adam Jones (15), John Grant Jr., (11), and Callum Crawford  (9) lead the goal scoring.  Dillon Ward is making a strong case for Goaltender…


End of the Line: Final MLL Power Rankings

July 28, 2015

Well, here we are at the end of the MLL regular season. There have been plenty of surprises along the way, and some of the teams that everyone thought would be in the running at this point are hitting the links, while the opposite is true for a few other teams. The semifinals take place this weekend with Boston making the trip to Long Island to take on the Lizards,…


MLL Week 10 Power Rankings: Pre-Playoff Playoff Push

June 23, 2015

Coming off the All-Star break there are five teams that are battling for their playoff lives. University of Denver head coach Bill Tierney talks about there being multiple seasons within the season, and in MLL right now most of the teams are in a pre-playoff playoff. If the race to the end of the line is as consistently good as this past weekend’s games then we’re all in for a…