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Box Score

Attendance 15,747

The teams combined for four goals over the first thirty minutes as Matt Vinc and Christian Del Bianco put on a show. Shawn Evans broke the tie 4:15 into the third quarter and give the Bandits a 3-2 lead before the Roughnecks went on a 4-0 run that stretched between the third and four quarters to take control and head back to Calgary with a 1-0 series lead.

Dane Dobbie led the Roughnecks with three goals and three assists. Christian Del Bianco made 48 saves for the Roughnecks

Buffalo will have to find a way to solve Del Bianco if they want to bring the series back to Buffalo for a third and deciding game.

Game two goes Saturday May 25 in Calgary 9 PM ET face off.


Box Score

Attendance 8,900

Christian Del Bianco made 47 saves on 51 shots to help the Roughnecks advance to the NLL Cup Finals. Dane Dobbie led the Roughnecks with two goals and four assists.

Colorado was held scoreless for almost 33 minutes before Ryan Lee solved Christian Del Bianco 2:54 in the third quarter and got the Mammoth on the board and stopped a three goal run by the Roughnecks. The  Roughnecks only scored two goals at even strength and one with the extra attacker.

Plenty of fans came dressed as empty seats as only 8,900 announced saw the Roughnecks advance to the NLL Cup Finals.


Per #NLLStats tonight’s 12 combined goals ties the lowest goal total in a playoff game since 5/9/09 between New York (9) vs. Buffalo (3).

Box Score

Attendance 5,005

The San Diego Seals were fifteen minutes away from moving on to the West Division Final and hosting the Colorado Mammoth. However, the Calgary Roughnecks had other ideas and used a four goal fourth quarter to advance to the West Division Final and end the Seals season.

Dane Dobbie led the Roughnecks with three goals and four assists. Christian Del Bianco made 43 saves in between the pipes for the Roughnecks.  Turner Evans led the Seals with three goals and one assist.

Only if Austin Staats stayed healthy….

The Calgary Roughnecks will host the Colorado Mammoth Friday May 10 faceoff is set for 9 PM ET.

Friday May 3 Colorado at Saskatchewan 9:30 PM ET

Saturday May 4 New England at Buffalo  7:30 PM ET

Monday May 6 Toronto at Georgia 7:30 PM ET

Monday May 6 Calgary at San Diego 10:30 PM ET

Box Score

Attendance 19,289

The Necks outscored the Rush 14-5 over the first 30 minutes and the Rush just tapped out. Calgary is heading to the playoffs and the Rush have one more regular season game to get it together.

Dane Dobbie led the Necks with four goals and four assists. Christian Del Bianco made 36 saves for the Necks.  The Necks got to Rush netminder Evan Kirk early and often and chased Kirk to the bench after Kirk gave up 10 goals on 20 shots.

Up Next

Saturday April 27 Colorado at Saskatchewan 8:30 PM ET

Calgary – Playoffs

Box Score

Attendance 11,826

Roughnecks use fourth quarter comeback to down the Swarm. Dane Dobbie led the Roughnecks with four goals and four assists.  Christian Del Bianco made 35 saves for the Roughnecks.

Holden Cattoni led the Swarm with four goals and one assist.

Calgary improves to 9-8 and Georgia falls to 12-5.


Up Next

Saturday April 20 Philadelphia at Georgia 7:05 PM ET

Saturday April 20 Saskatchewan at Calgary 9:00 PM ET


East Division ( According to the Wings)

Georgia – New England – New York – Philadelphia

Division 2

Buffalo – Halifax – Rochester – Toronto

West Division

Calgary – Colorado –  San Diego – Saskatchewan – Vancouver





Box Score

Attendance 9,150

Another slow start clips the Wings. Wings again found themselves in an early hole could not dig out.   It was 5-0 Roughnecks before the Wing found rope 2:48 into the second quarter on a goal by Jordan Hall.

Curtis Dickson led the Necks with four goals and six assists. Josh Currier led the Wings with five goals and one assist. Paul Day has his work cut out for him in the offseason.

Did not seem like 9,150 in the house.

Calgary improves to 8-8 and Philadelphia falls to 3-12.

Up Next

Friday April 12 Georgia at Calgary 9:30 PM ET

Saturday April 13 Philadelphia at Saskatchewan 9:30 PM ET


Rock will get back forward Adam Jones tonight and here is the list of disciplinary action.

Nik Bilic Saskatchewan Mar 30 Rescind Game Misconduct, Rule 80.2

Owen Barker Vancouver Mar 30 Game Misconduct, Rule 70.8

Casey Jackson San Diego Mar 30 Major, Rule 63.2

Callum Crawford New England Mar 31 Major, Rule 85.3

Andrew Suitor New England Mar 31 Game Misconduct, Rule 80.2

Chad Cummings Calgary Mar 30 Major, Rule 63.2

Eli Salama Calgary Mar 30 Major, Rule 63.2


Matt Beers Vancouver Mar 23 PLPA has requested case be heard by a Hearing Officer: Match Penalty, One game suspension, Rule 70.9

Box Score

Attendance 10,854

With the victory the Seals continue to put distance between themselves and the rest of the West division. Kyle Buchanan led the Seals with four goals and four assists. Frank Scigliano made 44 saves for the Seals. Curtis Dickson led the Rougnecks with three goals and two assists.

Even with the loss the Roughnecks have clinched a playoff spot. (Its not that difficult to make the playoffs in the West division. Since the West division sucks. )

San Diego improves to 9-4 and Calgary falls to 7-8.

Up Next

Friday April 5 San Diego at Georgia 7:35 PM ET

Saturday April 6 Calgary at Philadelphia 12:00 PM ET