Archive for May, 2016

Rush 11 Bandits 9

Posted: May 28, 2016 in Uncategorized

Rush steal one in Buffalo.To take 1-0 series lead. Head home with opportunity to clinch. Rush scored the last three goals to secure the win. 12,692 in attendance. Game two goes June 4 in Saskatchewan 9:00 PM EST.

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Game Summary


2016 Champions Cup Schedule

Posted: May 22, 2016 in NLL

Game 1

Saskatchewan Rush (15-5) at Buffalo Bandits (15-5)
Saturday, May 28 – 7:30 p.m. ET

Watch live on TSN2 & TSN GO (Canada) + ESPN app (U.S.)

Game 2

Buffalo Bandits (15-5) at Saskatchewan Rush (15-5)
Saturday, June 4 – 9 p.m. ET

Game 3 (if necessary)

Saskatchewan Rush (15-5) at Buffalo Bandits (15-5)
Saturday, June 11 – 7:30 p.m. ET


Saskatchewan 12 Calgary 9

Posted: May 22, 2016 in Uncategorized

Rush move on to face Bandits for the Champions Cup.

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Buffalo 20 New England 15

Posted: May 21, 2016 in Uncategorized

Bandits move on to the Champions Cup final. Beating New England two games to zero.

Buffalo hosts game one of the Champions Cup May 28 7:30 PM Face off.

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Bandits take game one. New England jumped out to an early 3-0 lead, before the wheels came off. 3,697 asses in the seats. For some Monday night lacrosse. Game two goes May 21 in Buffalo, 7:30 PM face off.

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Rush take game one of West division final. Using an eight goal fourth quarter. To put away the Roughnecks.  Attendance 12,211 Game 2 scheduled for May 21 9:30 PM EST in Saskatchewan.

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2018 and 2020 expansion

Posted: May 13, 2016 in NLL, Uncategorized
  • Six to eight more teams by 2020 season.
  • ownership – finical and operational strength
  • venue importance
  • Market be sure market has fans and operated properly.
  • Teaming up with NHL teams. Looking smaller (AHL) secondary markets.
  • Need be out West and down South.
  • Ottawa, Winnipeg, Montreal, Quebec City
  • Cincinnati, Cleveland…..
  • 18 Month run way to launch would be ideal.

Nick Sakiewicz on 1260 TSN Radio.


Rock fire Lovell

Posted: May 10, 2016 in NLL, Uncategorized

Press Release

This move has been expected. .Whoever, takes the job. Has an aging roster that needs new blood.So that the rebuild can start sooner rather than later. Now Dawick, needs to do the right thing. By relieving himself of the GM duties. Find a bright lacrosse mind to right the ship in Toronto.

Calgary 11 Colorado 10 OT

Posted: May 7, 2016 in NLL

Dane Dobbie scores the game winner 10:17 into OT. Sending the Roughnecks into the division finals. To face the Saskatchewan Rush. 13,116 asses in the seats.

West Division Finals

Game 1

(#1) Saskatchewan Rush (13-5) at (#3) Calgary Roughnecks (8-10)
Saturday, May 14 – 9 p.m. ET
Scotiabank Saddledome

Game 2

(#3) Calgary Roughnecks at (#1) Saskatchewan Rush (13-5)
Saturday, May 21 – 9:30 p.m. ET
SaskTel Centre

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Monday Night Lacrosse

Posted: May 7, 2016 in NLL

Buffalo at New England 5/16.

Due to arena being booked for Kenny Chesney 5/14 and  Def Leppard 5/15. According to the arena website.   Hey at least it is not the circus.