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Brett Frood Named Commissioner of National Lacrosse League

Brett Frood The National Lacrosse League (@NLL), the top professional indoor lacrosse league in North America, today named Brett Frood as Commissioner. Frood joins the NLL from Stewart-Haas Racing, where he has served as President of the NASCAR team since its inception in 2008, leading all business initiatives for the ...

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Bandits’ Dhane Smith Wins National Lacrosse League MVP; Teat Wins Rookie of the Year

Dhane Smith, Jeff Teat The National Lacrosse League (@NLL), the largest and most successful professional lacrosse property in the world, today announced that Buffalo Bandits forward Dhane Smith has won the Most Valuable Player award for the 2021-22 season. With the selection, Smith is now one of five players in ...

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Currier, de Snoo, Vinc Win NLL Transition, Defensive Player, Goaltender of the Year Awards

Matt Vinc The National Lacrosse League (@NLL), the largest and most successful professional lacrosse property in the world, today announced that Zach Currier of the Calgary Roughnecks has won the NLL Transition Player of the Year Award; Mitch de Snoo of the Toronto Rock claimed the Defensive Player of the Year Award; and Buffalo ...

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Kelusky, Dietrich, Dawick, Gregoire, Lyle & Jeremy Thompson Nab Honors As NLL Opens Awards

Lyle Thompson The National Lacrosse League (@NLL), the largest and most successful professional lacrosse property in the world, today announced its first six season awards. Tracey Kelusky of Panther City Lacrosse Club is the winner of the Les Bartley Award, as the Head Coach of the Year; Steve Dietrich of the Buffalo Bandits takes ...

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National Lacrosse League Announces Finalists For 2021-22 End of Season Awards

Dhane Smith The National Lacrosse League (@NLL), the largest and most successful professional lacrosse property in the world, today announced the three finalists for each end of season award for the 2021-22 regular season. The Most Valuable Player, Rookie of the Year, and Goaltender of the Year award finalists were ...

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Colorado Mammoth Edges Buffalo Bandits, 10-8, To Win NLL Cup

Colorado Mammoth Win NLL Title Zed Williams scored four goals, Chris Wardle added five assists and Dillon Ward recorded 55 saves in net as the visiting Colorado Mammoth took the decisive Game 3 of the National Lacrosse League Finals, 10-8, to claim the NLL Cup in front of a sellout ...

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Colorado Mammoth’s Second Half Rally Defeats Buffalo Bandits 11-8, Forces Decisive Game Three

NLL Mammoth vs Bandits The National Lacrosse League Finals will have a decisive winner-take-all Game Three, as the Colorado Mammoth came from behind to defeat the Buffalo Bandits at Ball Arena in Denver Saturday before a “Loud House” crowd of 10,082 and a national television audience in the U.S. and ...

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Las Vegas Desert Dogs to Select 14 Players In Expansion Draft July 7

Las Vegas Desert Dogs As the club prepares for its inaugural NLL season, the Las Vegas Desert Dogs will take the first major step in building their roster via the league’s Expansion Draft. General Manager and Head Coach Shawn Williams will oversee the team’s 14 selections from among the available players not ...

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ESPN, TSN To Broadcast as NLL Releases Playoff Schedule, Pairings Beginning Friday

NLL Playoffs The National Lacrosse League (@NLL) regular season is complete, with Saturday’s results completing the expanded playoff format as eight teams have advanced to the NLL “Chase for the Championship,” beginning on Friday, May 6. Buffalo (14-4) and San Diego (10-8) are the East and West Conference regular season ...

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New Las Vegas Lacrosse Team Named ‘Desert Dogs’

Las Vegas Desert Dogs The National Lacrosse League’s (“NLL”) 15th expansion team, located in Las Vegas, announced that the team will be known as the “Las Vegas Desert Dogs.” The Desert Dogs will begin their first season in December 2022, and the team will play home games at Michelob ULTRA ...

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