October 2, 2012
Stevens: Love of Sport Shines Through During Draft
How's this for the love of the game? NLL No. 1 overall pick Mark Matthews has no idea what a first-year player's salary is, writes Neil Stevens.

October 2, 2012
Veteran Goaltender Roik Signs With Colorado

October 1, 2012
Edmonton Nabs Matthews First in NLL Entry Draft
The Rush took Mark Matthews with the first overall pick in Monday night's draft, reuniting the Denver star with his junior coach.

September 27, 2012
Roughnecks Re-Sign Cornwall, Hartnett for 2013

September 27, 2012
Stealth's New Campaign: 'It's Hockey with Balls'

September 24, 2012
Veteran Accursi Re-Signs With Knighthawks

September 21, 2012
Philly Wings Acquire Hartzell From Washington

September 18, 2012
Iroquois Name Roster for Bowhunter Cup Game

September 10, 2012
Third Annual Bowhunter Cup Coming to Rochester

September 6, 2012
Mammoth Brings Back Shewchuk, McBride, Cupido

September 5, 2012
Campbell to Coach Toronto Rock Goaltenders

September 4, 2012
Mammoth Sign Trio to One-Year Contracts

September 4, 2012
National Lacrosse League Releases 2013 Schedule

September 4, 2012
NLL Combine Open on Sept. 30 in Ontario

September 3, 2012
Be A Knighthawk: Open Tryouts Set for October

August 23, 2012
Dietrich's Hall of Fame Induction Set for Oct. 2

August 13, 2012
National Lacrosse League Draft To Be Held Oct. 1

August 10, 2012
Tavares, 43, Coming Back For Another NLL Season

July 30, 2012
Dietrich Lone Inductee in NLL Hall of Fame Class
Goaltender Steve Dietrich is the lone inductee into the NLL's Hall of Fame Class of 2012.

July 27, 2012
Edmonton Sends Holdout Rabil to Rochester
Paul Rabil, who was traded to Edmonton last season but didn't play a game for the Rush, is now a member of the NLL's Rochester Knighthawks.

July 26, 2012
Stealth Coach Hall Re-Signs, Looks for 'Fresh Start'

July 18, 2012
Rush GM/Coach Keenan Signs One-Year Deal
Derek Keenan, who oversaw Edmonton's unlikely run from a 2-7 start to the NLL championship game, is not going anywhere.

July 18, 2012
NLL, Players Association Reach One-Year Deal

July 16, 2012
'93 Bandits up for NLL Hall of Fame as a Team
Can a whole team be inducted into the Hall of Fame? The NLL committee thinks so, nominating the 1993 Buffalo Bandits as a finalist.

July 16, 2012
NLL Announces Finalists for '12 Hall of Fame Class

June 27, 2012
Rock Goalie Campbell Retires After 14 Seasons

June 26, 2012
NLL Opts Out of Final Two Years of Labor Agreement

June 12, 2012
Arbitrator Rules in NLL Players' Grievance Cases

June 6, 2012
Jake Elliott Wins Tom Borrelli Award for NLL Media

June 5, 2012
Fans Invited to Vote on NLL Hall of Fame Class

May 19, 2012
Photos: Rush at Knighthawks (NLL Championship)
The Rochester Knighthawks won their third NLL championship in franchise history with a 9-6 victory over the Edmonton Rush.

May 19, 2012
Rochester Rallies in Second Half to Win NLL Title
The Champion's Cup played out like a few Rochester games this season. This second-half comeback gave the Knighthawks the NLL title.

May 17, 2012
NLL Notes: Long Time No See in Champion's Cup
The Knighthawks and Rush haven't met since February 2011. Saturday night's Champion's Cup matchup is unfamiliar - for some.

May 17, 2012
NLL Announces First, Second Team All-Pro Picks

May 16, 2012
NLL Finals Preview: Spotlight on Goalie Matchup
When Rochester meets Edmonton on Saturday night, the matchup everyone will be watching pits 2010 and 2011 NLL goalie of the year Matt Vinc against his former backup Aaron Bold, whose stats have been superior to most other goalies all year.

May 16, 2012
Jones, Crowley Among NLL All-Rookie Selections

May 15, 2012
Minnesota's Suitor Wins NLL Transition POY Award

May 15, 2012
Small Market, Big Ambitions For NLL's Knighthawks
The Rochester Knighthawks, going for their third pro title, play in the NLL's smallest market but they've always had big ambitions.

May 14, 2012
Rush's Rubisch Named NLL Defensive POY

May 12, 2012
Rochester Downs Toronto to Reverse Playoff Woes

May 12, 2012
Rush Crush Swarm, Will Play Rochester in NLL Final
Edmonton scored 11 first-half goals en route to a 15-3 win at Minnesota in the NLL West Division final. Rochester is up next in the Champion's Cup.

May 9, 2012
Stevens' NLL Semifinal Previews, Predictions
Rochester is at Toronto and Edmonton heads to Minnesota for a pair of games that will determine the Champion's Cup finalists.

May 9, 2012
NLL Notes: Tavares Will Take His Time With Return
John Tavares would not guarantee a return for a 22nd NLL season, but another outstanding year suggests he'll be back.

May 8, 2012
Rock-Bandits Playoff Game Has Spot in NLL Lore
Wait, wait, wait. That's all players, coaches, fans and even soft drink vendors could do in the late stages of a remarkable quarterfinal game.

May 5, 2012
Edmonton, Minnesota, Toronto Move On in NLL
Minnesota and Edmonton pulled upsets and Toronto also won as the NLL wrapped up the playoff quarterfinals.

May 4, 2012
Rochester Eliminates Philly from NLL Playoffs

May 3, 2012
Grant Jr. Named National Lacrosse League MVP
Colorado's John Grant Jr. is the NLL's oldest MVP winner (37). He last won the award five years ago with Rochester.

May 2, 2012
Stevens' NLL Playoff Previews, Predictions
With four NLL playoff games on tap this weekend, Neil Stevens takes a look at the ins and outs of each matchup.

May 1, 2012
NLL: Reflecting On A Surprising Regular Season
With the playoffs upcoming, Neil Stevens addresses the NLL's biggest storylines and offers thoughts on the MVP and Rookie of the Year races.

April 28, 2012
Billings Falls Short of Grant, Sets Assists Mark
Garrett Billings' eight-point performance in Toronto's 12-11 win was not enough to beat John Grant Jr. for the scoring title or record, but he set a new league single-season assists record.

April 28, 2012
King Grant: Junior Sets NLL Scoring Record
John Grant Jr. scored his 116th point of the season Saturday in Colorado's 16-13 loss to Minnesota, surpassing John Tavares for the league record.

April 26, 2012
Grant Won't Rest With Chance For Scoring Record
Even with Colorado's playoff matchup already set, John Grant Jr. will play the regular season finale. The NLL's scoring record is in reach.

April 25, 2012
NLL Weekend Preview: Regular Season Finale
The NLL regular season wraps with four games over the weekend. Some playoff seeds are already determined, but others have yet to be settled.

April 25, 2012
Stevens: What Went Wrong With the Stealth?
Only one team misses the NLL playoffs this year, and with one game left, the Washington Stealth know they're it. What happened?

April 20, 2012
Rock Down Stealth, Clinch Home Playoff Contest

April 18, 2012
NLL Weekend Preview: Top Two Defenses Collide
The National Lacrosse League's top two defenses meet when Calgary heads to Edmonton. The Rush also play Colorado, Toronto is in Washington and Buffalo and Rochester clash in New York.

April 18, 2012
Mysterious Rochester Can Still Finish First in East
With all of their inconsistencies, Neil Stevens can't figure out the Rochester Knighthawks. The reality is they can still finish first in the East.

April 18, 2012
NLL Notes: Grant Takes Shot at Scoring Record
John Grant Jr. needs 12 points to break the single-season points record of 115 set by John Tavares in 2001.

April 15, 2012
Rush Veterans Loom Large in Win over Buffalo

April 14, 2012
Colorado Reclaims First Place in NLL West

April 14, 2012
K-Hawks Beat Riggers, Later Clinch Playoff Spot

April 14, 2012
Swarm Tops Stealth, Clinches NLL Playoff Spot

April 11, 2012
NLL Weekend Preview, Injury Updates
A full slate of games is on tap as we inch closer to the NLL playoffs, plus Minnesota's Ryan Benesch, out the last three games after suffering a concussion, remains questionable.

April 11, 2012
NLL Notes: Rock, Wings Will Decide East on Road
First place in the National Lacrosse League’s East Division will be decided on the road. Toronto and Philly have zero home games left.

April 10, 2012
Roughnecks Gearing Up For NLL Postseason
The Calgary Roughnecks, first overall in the NLL standings, are the league's hottest team. But they may actually just be warming up.

April 10, 2012
Suitor, Young Swarm Eye NLL Playoff Berth
Run when you can. Walk if you have to. Crawl if you must. Just never give up. The Minnesota Swarm are following captain Andrew Suitor's words.

April 4, 2012
Powell Bros. to the Booth: NLL Weekend Preview
NLL fans miss watching Casey Powell on the floor but the highest scoring American player in NLL history will be returning this weekend, in a broadcast booth, when CBS Sports Network airs the first of its eight live Saturday night games.

April 4, 2012
NLL Notes: Colorado, Calgary Earn Home Games
The Mammoth and Roughnecks last weekend each earned the right to play first-round playoff games at home, a welcome feat.

March 29, 2012
Levis Busy, Holding Strong in Colorado Net
Chris Levis has made more saves, 471, than any other NLL goalie in helping Colorado become the first team to clinch a playoff berth.

March 27, 2012
Rose Bides Time, Replaces Roik in Toronto Goal
A goalie change has shaken things up in Toronto. Regardless of how it turns out, Nick Rose will wear 66 with pride.

March 21, 2012
NLL Notebook: Tavares Reaches 1,600 Points
John Tavares helped snap Buffalo's losing skid and reached another plateau in his ever-lasting NLL career.

March 20, 2012
NLL Rookie Jones 'Living the Dream' in Colorado
Adam Jones beat Peyton Manning to Denver, and the Colorado Mammoth rookie, already an all-star in his first season, is loving it.

March 14, 2012
NLL Notebook: Williams Sixth to 1,000 Points
Edmonton's Shawn Williams is the sixth player in indoor pro lacrosse history with 1,000 points. His 189th straight game is next.

March 14, 2012
Stevens: Philly Defense Deserves More Recognition
Dan Dawson will challenge for the scoring title and Kevin Crowley could be the NLL's best rookie, but look beyond them to the Wings' defense.

March 11, 2012
Mammoth Drops Back End of Home-and-Home

March 10, 2012
Buffalo Losing Streak Hits Six

March 10, 2012
Calgary Roughs Up Edmonton, Sweeps Weekend

March 10, 2012
Mammoth Improves to 8-1 With Win Over Stealth

March 9, 2012
Calgary Wins Battle of Alberta Over Edmonton

March 9, 2012
Wings Down Toronto in Key NLL East Game

March 8, 2012
Grant Ruled Out For This Weekend With Injury

March 7, 2012
NLL Notebook: Grant's Window of Opportunity
John Grant's career has evolved as he's passed the 500-goal mark. Colorado Mammoth offensive coordinator Ed Comeau explains.

March 7, 2012
NLL Awards: Grant, Croswell, Suitor, Hopcroft

March 7, 2012
Stealth Looking For Strong Second Half of Year
Washington stands at 2-6 at the midpoint of the season. But with head coach Chris Hall back and a win over Toronto on Saturday, all is not lost.

March 3, 2012
Grant Becomes Third NLL Player with 500 Goals
John Grant Jr. became the third player in NLL history to reach the 500 career goals mark in the Mammoth's 16-13 win at Buffalo.

March 3, 2012
Minnesota Collects Second Straight Road Win

March 3, 2012
Rochester Scores Four in Fourth to Beat Wings

March 3, 2012
Stealth Scores Season-High 14 Against Rock

March 2, 2012
Mikey, Casey Powell to Work as NLL TV Analysts
Mikey and Casey Powell will debut as CBS Sports Network analysts for National Lacrosse League broadcasts on April 7.

March 2, 2012
Grant Named NLL Player of the Month for February
Second straight honor for Junior; Kirk wins rookie honor.

March 1, 2012
Wings Hoping to Avenge Opening Loss to 'Hawks
Retiring Eliuk's number, too.

February 29, 2012
NLL Notebook: Calgary's Offense Leads Them All
Calgary’s offense is producing a league-best 13.6 goals a game, despite the absence of one of its best shooters.

February 29, 2012
NLL Weekly Awards: Beirnes, Rubisch, Snider, Kirk

February 29, 2012
New Coach Sullivan Leading Young Swarm
Minnesota fired its head coach when it was a respectable 3-3. Enter Joe Sullivan, now leading a team that dressed nine rookies last time out.

February 25, 2012
Sullivan Gets First Win, Swarm Dominate Stealth

February 25, 2012
West Ends Losing Skid in NLL All-Star Game
The National Lacrosse League's West All-Stars defeated the East All-Stars, 20-18, at First Niagara Center in Buffalo to snap a four-game losing streak.

February 24, 2012
Defender Suddons Provides Offense For Rush

February 24, 2012
Mammoth Defeated in Worst Home Loss Ever

February 24, 2012
Rock Respond With Win; Doyle Injured Again

February 23, 2012
Lines Out, Sullivan in as New Swarm Head Coach
Sullivan also associate GM.

February 23, 2012
Rush Hoping to Snap Three-Game Skid vs. Wings
Edmonton hosting Philadelphia.

February 22, 2012
Twenty Influential Black Figures in Lacrosse History
In honor of Black History Month, Lacrosse Magazine celebrates 20 individuals or groups who have transcended our sport over time.

February 22, 2012
After Trade to Buffalo, Cosmo Eager to Get Back
Five-time NLL all-star Anthony Cosmo still has some lacrosse left to be played after waiting months to be traded closer to home.

February 22, 2012
Philly's Dawson Offensive Player of Week Again
For the second straight week, Philadelphia Wings forward Dan Dawson is the league’s offensive player of the week.

February 22, 2012
NLL Notebook: Dawson Joins 800 Point Club
The Wings' Dan Dawson became the eighth player in league history to score 800 points. That, and more, in Neil Stevens' weekly NLL notebook.

February 21, 2012
Explore and Get to Know LaxMagazine.com
It’s been a while since we introduced ourselves to each other, so here’s a refresher on all that LaxMagazine.com has to offer.

February 21, 2012
Toronto's Doyle Withdraws from NLL All-Star Game
Rock captain trying to get healthy.

February 20, 2012
Tavares, Grant Named for NLL All-Star Captains

February 19, 2012
Rabil Requests Trade to East Coast NLL Team
Paul Rabil, acquired in a trade last week by the NLL's Edmonton Rush, has asked the team to seek trade possibilities to an Eastern U.S. market, putting him closer to home.

February 19, 2012
Calgary Takes Round One in Battle of Alberta

February 18, 2012
Mammoth Stays Undefeated, Beats Minnesota

February 18, 2012
Wings Down Toronto, Take Over First in NLL East

February 18, 2012
Revamped Rochester Rallies Past Washington
Rochester, playing with a new lineup after the indefinite suspensions of five players, rallied past the Washington Stealth in the fourth quarter.

February 17, 2012
Swarm Trades Cosmo to Buffalo for Draft Picks
The Buffalo Bandits acquired All-Pro goaltender Anthony Cosmo from the Minnesota Swarm in exchange for two first-round picks.

February 16, 2012
Wings Travel to Toronto to Battle for East Lead
The Philadelphia Wings of the National Lacrosse League (NLL) will travel to Toronto to face the Rock in a match-up to determine first place in the East Division when they face off at Air Canada Centre on Saturday, February 18 at 7 p.m. The Rock and Wings are currently tied atop the division with a 3-2 record.

February 15, 2012
NLL Awards: Dawson, Merrill, Carlson, Kirk
Dan Dawson and Brodie Merrill of the Philadelphia Wings and the rookie goaltending duo of Tyler Carlson and Evan Kirk of the Minnesota Swarm have won the NLL Player of the Week awards for Week #6 of the season. Carlson and Kirk pulled off a first of its kind feat – two rookie goaltenders on the same team both winning player awards in the same week.

February 15, 2012
Five Knighthawks Suspended For Role in Brawl
The five Knighthawks arrested following a restaurant brawl in Minnesota in the hours after a loss Sunday have been suspended indefinitely.

February 15, 2012
Players Stunned by Big Rabil-Iannucci Trade
The Washington Stealth and Edmonton Rush both believe they will benefit from the Paul Rabil-Athan Iannucci trade, but the news shocked players.

February 13, 2012
Rabil to Rush: American Star Dealt from Stealth
The Washington Stealth traded Paul Rabil and a first-round draft pick on Monday to the Edmonton Rush for Athan Iannucci and a second-round choice.

February 12, 2012
Swarm Defeats Rochester for First Time Since '08
The Minnesota Swarm (3-2) defeated the Rochester Knighthawks (2-4) 9-6 on Treasure Island Field in front of 7,087 fans at Xcel Energy Center during the final game of its doubleheader weekend.

February 12, 2012
Tweet This: Wings Hand Buffalo 4th Straight Loss
In the first pro American sports event to feature Twitter handles on the back of players' jerseys, Philadelphia beat Buffalo, 14-13, on Sunday.

February 10, 2012
Bandits Acquire Two Second-Round Draft Picks
Buffalo Bandits Director of Lacrosse Operations Scott Loffler today announced that the Bandits have acquired a second-round pick in the 2012 NLL Entry Draft and a second-round pick in the 2014 NLL Entry Draft from the Edmonton Rush.

February 10, 2012
Rochester Eyeing .500 Mark Against Minnesota
Knighthawks face Swarm on Sunday afternoon.

February 10, 2012
Roughnecks Edge Rush in Penalty-Filled Game
It was a chaotic evening at the Comcast Arena at Everett tonight, as the Washington Stealth (1-4) and Calgary Roughnecks (3-2) accumulated 141 penalty minutes in the first quarter alone.

February 10, 2012
Swarm Beats Rush in Second Longest NLL Game
In the second longest game in league history (72 minutes, 23 seconds), the National Lacrosse League’s Minnesota Swarm (2-2) defeated the Edmonton Rush (1-3) 10-9 in overtime.

February 9, 2012
Sen. Franken Helps Swarm Staff Clear Customs
U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) went to bat for the Minnesota Swarm Lacrosse team this week to help ensure that the team's new assistant coach, director of scouting, and equipment manager – all Canadian citizens - had the proper visas and could clear U.S. Customs in time for games Friday and Sunday in St. Paul.

February 8, 2012
Full Lineups Announced for NLL All-Star Game
The National Lacrosse League has announced the additional 24 players that will join the 12 starters in the lineups for the 2012 NLL All-Star Game.

February 8, 2012
Stevens: Roik Making Rock GM Look Like a Genius
Matt Roik was brought to Toronto to replace the legendary Bob Watson in goal. The move has looked all good for the Rock so far.

February 8, 2012
NLL Notebook: Westervelt Excels at Indoor Game
Drew Westervelt is setting the pace in NLL scoring among U.S. players, and has advice for anyone following him to the indoor game.

February 8, 2012
NLL Week 5 Awards: Duch, Roik, Rabil, Powless
Rhys Duch, Matt Roik, Paul Rabil and Johnny Powless have won the National Lacrosse League’s Weekly Player Awards.

February 7, 2012
Rock Defenseman Marshall Out With Broken Foot
Toronto Rock GM Terry Sanderson announced Monday night that veteran defender Rob Marshall will be out for six weeks after breaking his foot in Saturday’s 15-6 Rock win over the Wings in Philadelphia.

February 6, 2012
Starters Announced for 2012 NLL All-Star Game
In fan voting, the Colorado Mammoth had a league-high four players elected NLL All-Star Game starters.

February 4, 2012
Colorado 5-0, Ties Franchise-Best Start to Season
With an 11-7 victory over Edmonton, Colorado to 5-0 on the season, tying its best start to a National Lacrosse League campaign with the 2008 team.

February 4, 2012
Duch's Winner Caps Eight-Point Night for Stealth
The Washington Stealth earned its first win of 2012 tonight, needing overtime to get past the Buffalo Bandits in front of over 14,000 fans at the First Niagara Center.

February 4, 2012
Rock Shuts Out Wings in Second Half of 15-6 Win
The Toronto Rock (3-2) defense held the Philadelphia Wings (2-2) off the scoreboard for the entire second half and 31:56 overall en route to a 15-6 triumph on the road.

February 4, 2012
Second Half Comeback Nets Knighthawks Win
The Rochester Knighthawks rallied from three goals down multiple times to defeat the Minnesota Swarm 16-14 Saturday night at The Blue Cross Arena.

February 2, 2012
Edmonton Looking to Hand Mammoth First Loss
Rush head to Colorado on Saturday.

February 2, 2012
Philly Returns Home For Clash With Rock Saturday
Wings off to best start since 2008.

February 1, 2012
Colorado's Grant, Jones Win January NLL Awards
John Grant Jr. and Adam Jones of the undefeated Colorado Mammoth have been selected as the National Lacrosse League Player and Rookie of the Month, respectively, for January.

February 1, 2012
Sanderson, Bold, Suitor, MacIntosh Win Awards
Josh Sanderson, Aaron Bold, Andrew Suitor and Jordan MacIntosh have won the weekly player awards for Week 4 of the NLL season.

February 1, 2012
Williams Sixth NLL Player to Score 400 Goals
Edmonton's Shawn Williams, the 15-year NLL vet, reached the 400-goal milestone and is in reach of a league record.

January 31, 2012
Smith, Rebuilt Defense Looking Good for Mammoth
Rory Smith has stayed out of the penalty box and Colorado's revamped defense has held strong through four NLL games.

January 31, 2012
Tyler Who? Everybody Knows Carlson Now
Undrafted Tyler Carlson went from the Swarm's third-string goaltender in Week 1 to starter by Saturday night. He made the most of his chance.

January 28, 2012
Mammoth in Search of 4-0 Start on Saturday
Colorado entertains Rochester at 7 p.m. MT.

January 28, 2012
Rush Crush Stealth, 16-5; Small Tallies Nine Points
With the combination of a high-octane offense and stingy defense the Edmonton Rush collected their first win of the 2012 National Lacrosse League campaign with a 16-5 rout over the Washington Stealth Saturday night at Comcast Arena in Everett.

January 28, 2012
Swarm Tie Franchise-High for Goals, Beat Buffalo
Scoring 19 times, the Minnesota Swarm tied a franchise-high in goals that was set in 2007 in Chicago.

January 28, 2012
Woods' OT Goal Gives Rock Second Straight Win
The Toronto Rock have a fresh start after a pair of weekend wins including another heart stopper on Saturday night in Calgary which the Rock won 13-12 in OT.

January 28, 2012
Mammoth Stem Rochester Second-Half Rally
John Grant led an offensive onslaught in the first half and the Mammoth held off a Rochester Knighthawks rally in the second half as Colorado won 14-11 on Saturday night at Pepsi Center.

January 27, 2012
Edmonton Eyeing First Win Against Washington
Rush hit the road.

January 27, 2012
Minnesota Host Bandits in Home Opener Saturday
Swarm looking for first win, too.

January 27, 2012
Rock Hoping to Avoid First 0-3 Start Since 2007
Toronto will entertain Rochester.

January 27, 2012
Dawson, Westervelt Take Philly Past Bandits
The Philadelphia Wings (2-1) defeated the Buffalo Bandits, 13-10, at the First Niagara Center in National Lacrosse League action Friday night.

January 27, 2012
Toronto Gets First Win Behind Six-Goal Spurt
The Toronto Rock rescued victory from the jaws of defeat with a furious fourth quarter comeback that included a six-goal run en route to a 13-11 win over the Knighthawks for their first win of the season.

January 26, 2012
Rock's Petkoff Activated From Injured Reserve
Toronto defenseman Drew Petkoff has been activated from the injured reserve list and placed on the active roster.

January 26, 2012
Stealth Sign Bucktooth; Zywicki Placed on PUP List
Washington hopes to snap two-game skid.

January 25, 2012
In Early Season, Grant on Record Scoring Pace
John Grant Jr. is looking better than he has in four seasons, with 30 points in Colorado's first three games. What's the secret to the success?

January 25, 2012
Week 3 NLL Awards: All Colorado, Philly Winners
John Grant Jr. and Adam Jones of the Colorado Mammoth are the NLL’s offensive player and rookie of the week, and the Wings' Brodie Merrill and Brandon Miller won transition and defensive awards.

January 24, 2012
Gary Gait Headlines Mammoth's All-Decade Team
Big surprise.

January 24, 2012
The Incredible NLL Odyssey of Buffalo's Mat Giles
The Buffalo Bandits' Mat Giles, 36, has been involved in three dispersal drafts and an expansion draft and he’s been traded seven times.

January 24, 2012
Toronto's Manning Undergoes Successful Surgery
Broken collarbone will keep him out 6-to-8 weeks.

January 21, 2012
Grant Scores With 14.5 Left to Give Mammoth Win
John Grant scored the final two goals in the fourth quarter, including the game-winner with 14.5 seconds remaining, to help the Mammoth jump out to its first 2-0 start since 2008.

January 21, 2012
Late Run Sends Bandits Past Rochester, 12-9
Buffalo posts a 7-1 fourth period for victory.

January 21, 2012
Mammoth Edge Calgary in OT; Boost Record to 3-0
Gavin Prout scored 45 seconds into overtime to lift Colorado.

January 21, 2012
Philly Sneaks by Washington; Crowley Pots Winner
Kevin Crowley struck midway through the first overtime, lifting the Wings.

January 19, 2012
NLL Awards: Grant, Thompson, Hall, Crowley
The National Lacrosse League has announced the winners of the Weekly Player Awards for Week 2 of the NLL season.

January 19, 2012
Rock Sign Goalie Zak Boychuk to Practice Roster
The Toronto Rock have signed goaltender Zak Boychuk to the practice roster pending league approval.

January 19, 2012
Stevens: Wings-Knighthawks Fight Unappealing
LaxMagazine.com's Neil Stevens describes the Wings-'Hawks final minute brawl, and hopes it is the last time he writes about a fight like it.

January 18, 2012
Mammoth Auctioning Langtry Jerseys for Charity
The Colorado Mammoth announced Wednesday that the Langtry No. 6 jerseys that the team wore during warm-ups on Brian Langtry Night on Jan. 14 have been placed in an online auction, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting Kroenke Sports Charities.

January 18, 2012
NLL Notebook: Quinlan Earned Ring as Walk-On
Jimmy Quinlan was the obvious choice to replace Brodie Merrill as Edmonton Rush captain. Learn why.

January 17, 2012
Andrew Suitor Named Minnesota Swarm Captain
The National Lacrosse League’s Minnesota Swarm recently announced that second-year transition player Andrew Suitor will serve as the Swarm’s team captain for the 2012 season.

January 17, 2012
Rock Sign Brenden Thenhaus, Manning Goes on IR
The Toronto Rock have signed forward Brenden Thenhaus to a one-year agreement.

January 16, 2012
North American Lacrosse League Splits in Two
The new indoor North American Lacrosse League has split into two separate leagues, but it likely will be up to the courts to decide which side keeps the name.

January 15, 2012
New Additions Shine in Buffalo's Win Over Toronto
The Buffalo Bandits used their off-season to improve the offense and their moves proved to pay dividends in the team’s season opener Saturday night.

January 15, 2012
Calgary Improves to 2-0, Beats Stealth in Wash.
Calgary avenged the loss that ended their 2011 campaign with a hard-fought 13-10 victory on Saturday night.

January 15, 2012
Langtry Honored, Mammoth Handle Swarm, 20-14
Brian Langtry's No. 6 was retired pregame and the Mammoth won its season-opener by six goals.

January 15, 2012
Rochester Routs Wings Behind Hall's Nine Points
The Rochester Knighthawks used one of the best offensive efforts in their 18-year history Saturday night in a 22-12 victory over Philadelphia.

January 11, 2012
Calgary's Comeback First Statement of New Season
A speedy transition game powered by Jeff Shattler and Co. was one of many impressive displays by Calgary in a NLL season-opening win over Toronto.

January 11, 2012
NLL Notes: Langtry Recalls Colorado's Biggest Win
Neil Stevens goes around the NLL, including a stop in Colorado, where Brian Langtry's No. 6 will be retired this weekend.

January 11, 2012
Week 1 NLL Awards: Calgary Almost Sweeps
The Calgary Roughnecks won three Week 1 NLL awards with the lone Toronto Rock honor going to rookie Jesse Gamble.

January 10, 2012
Gavin Prout Voted Colorado Mammoth Captain
Gavin Prout, who was the team’s captain from 2006-2009, was voted by teammates and coaches to once again don the captain’s ‘C’ on his chest.

January 8, 2012
Calgary Beats Rock in NLL Season Opener
The Calgary Roughnecks erased a five-goal deficit to beat the defending National Lacrosse League champion Toronto Rock 12-9 on Sunday.

January 4, 2012
NLL on CBS Sports Network Schedule Announced
The 2012 broadcast schedule will be comprised of eight games, culminating with the 2012 NLL Championship Game.

January 4, 2012
Former Hockey Player Vitarelli Ready for NLL
This time last year, Cory Vitarelli was far from the lacrosse arenas of the National Lacrosse League. In fact, he was 740 miles from Rochester, NY, playing hockey in the maritime city of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.

January 3, 2012
Neil Stevens' Team-by-Team NLL Season Preview
The 2012 NLL season kicks off Sunday in Toronto. Our expert breaks down each team in-depth and projects the order of finish in each conference.

December 28, 2011
Rochester's Driscoll Transitions to Scouting Role
The Knighthawks player that was counted on to transition the ball from defense to offense for two decades will now transition from player to professional scout.

December 22, 2011
NLL Teams Announce 23-Player Rosters for 2012
The NLL's nine teams have each announced their final rosters heading into the 2012 season.

December 20, 2011
A Nod of Support for the Wings’ Twitter Experiment
The NLL's Philadelphia Wings will use players' Twitter handles on the backs of jerseys instead of last names for one game this season. The publicity move has people talking, and that's a good thing.

December 20, 2011
NLL's Wings to Use Twitter Handles on Jerseys
The Philadelphia Wings will use Twitter handles on the back of jerseys instead of players' last names for one game this season.

December 18, 2011
Mammoth Hands Washington Loss to End Camp
Colorado beat Washington, 15-9, in NLL preseason action Sunday.

December 18, 2011
Rock Down Swarm in Final Preseason Test
After dropping their first two preseason matchups, the Rock again started slowly but ten second half goals powered the defending NLL champions to a 15-13 win over the Minnesota Swarm on Sunday evening at the Iroquois Lacrosse Arena in Six Nations, Ontario.

December 17, 2011
Jamieson Scores Six In Rochester Preseason Win
Cody "Jammer" Jamieson led the way with six goals tonight, including three straight in the third quarter, to help the Rochester Knighthawks defeat the Minnesota Swarm 19-15 at Blue Cross Arena.

December 15, 2011
Give & Go: Brodie Merrill, All-World Defenseman
The six-time MLL Defensive Player of the Year and new Philly Wing spills the beans on his teammates.

December 14, 2011
Rubisch Making Name Known with Edmonton
The wait was worth it. That’s how the Edmonton Rush felt when the club acquired rising star defender Kyle Rubisch with the second overall selection at the Dispersal Draft in September.

December 13, 2011
Colorado Mammoth Release Con Bro Chill, Boyle
Following the second weekend of training camp, the Colorado Mammoth announced today that the team has reduced its active roster to 29 players.

December 13, 2011
Knighthawks to Induct Thorpe, Cougevan to HOF
Their careers followed similar paths so it’s only appropriate that defensemen Regy Thorpe and Pat Cougevan enter the Rochester Knighthawks’ Hall of Fame together.

December 12, 2011
LM's Best Men's Performance: Bob Watson's Finale
Toronto Rock icon Bob Watson went out a winner, making 46 saves in his final game, an NLL Champion's Cup win over Washington.

December 11, 2011
Knighthawks Score Comeback Win Over Wings
In a battle of the first two picks in the 2011 NLL Entry Draft, the Wings' Kevin Crowley (first overall) scored two goals and added two assists, while the Knighthawks' Stephen Keogh (second pick) notched two goals and one assist.

December 10, 2011
Washington Stealth Ink Rhys Duch to New Deal
The 2009 NLL rookie of the year has signed a new contract with the Washington Stealth.

December 10, 2011
Stealth Beats Rock in Overtime in Langley Exhibition
Washington beat Toronto, 14-13, in overtime, thanks to a game-tying goal by Rhys Duch with just over 30 seconds remaining in regulation and a Lewis Ratcliff tally 31 seconds into the overtime period.

December 9, 2011
Josh Sims to Appear on ABC's "Extreme Makeover"
Former Mammoth great builds a home.

December 9, 2011
Wings to Retire Number of Goalie Great Eliuk
No. 35 will go to the rafters on March 3.

December 8, 2011
NLL Notebook: New Rules Should Quicken Pace
Tweaks to NLL rules have resulted in quicker preseason games. Plus, an update on Billy Dee Smith's comeback attempt in Buffalo and much more.

December 8, 2011
Neil Stevens’ NLL Training Camp Breakdown
All nine NLL training camps have different storylines, as teams need to trim rosters to 23 by Dec. 22. Neil Stevens hits them all.

December 8, 2011
Stealth Re-Sign Zywicki to Two-Year Deal
The Washington Stealth announced Thursday the team has agreed to a two-year contract with forward Jeff Zywicki.

December 5, 2011
Rock Fall in Exhibition Opener Against Edmonton
Rush take it, 11-4.

December 5, 2011
Stealth Ink Lewis Ratcliff to Two-Year Contract
Washington locks up All-Pro.

December 5, 2011
Rock Trim Training Camp Roster, Cut Five
Toronto Rock general manager Terry Sanderson announced Monday that five players have been released by the club.

December 2, 2011
Everybody Loves Wray: Hometown Hero Now Coach
Devan Wray was already a hometown lacrosse hero before he returned to Edmonton and joined the Rush coaching staff in early November. And now the City of Champions’ product aims to get defensive with the Rush in preparation for the 2012 National Lacrosse League season.

December 1, 2011
Knighthawks Sign Kedoh Hill For Two Years
The Rochester Knighthawks signed young goal scorer Alex “Kedoh” Hill to a two-year deal, according to General Manager and Owner Curt Styres.

December 1, 2011
Wings Sign Seven to One-Year Contracts for 2012
The Philadelphia Wings have signed defenders Pat Heim, Jeff Bigas, Jeff Reynolds, Ryan McFadyen, Matt Stefurak, transition player David Brock and rookie goal tender Steve Fryer.

November 29, 2011
Prout Signs Three-Year Deal with Mammoth
Gavin Prout, the Mammoth's all-time leading scorer, signed a three-year agreement with team Tuesday.

November 29, 2011
NLL Changes Replay Rules for 2012 Season
Beginning this season, NLL teams will be permitted to challenge an on-field call once during each half of the game, for a maximum total of two challenges.

November 18, 2011
Colorado Mammoth Sign Draft Pick Joey Cupido
Mammoth lock up 38th overall pick in draft.

November 18, 2011
Rock to Retire Bob Watson's Jersey Number
No. 29 is heading to the rafters on Feb. 24.

November 18, 2011
Swarm Ink Nick Patterson to One-Year Contract
Minnesota re-ups All-Star goalie.

November 16, 2011
Rush to Begin Training Camp in Six Nations
The Edmonton Rush begin training camp this weekend, Nov. 19-20 in Six Nations, Ontario.

November 16, 2011
Wings Sign No. 1 Overall Pick Crowley to Contract
The Philadelphia Wings have signed Kevin Crowley, the top pick in the 2011 NLL draft, to a one-year contract, pending league approval.

November 15, 2011
Mammoth Releases Camp, Exhibition Schedule
The Colorado Mammoth's three-weekend training camp begins on Friday, Dec. 2, and marks the team’s official kick-off of its 10th anniversary season.

November 14, 2011
Crossover Skills: The Canadian-American Dynamic
Joel Censer examines how Canadians adapted to the men's field game, and what Americans can learn from their success.

November 14, 2011
Newly Acquired Greer Signs Contract with Rock
The Toronto Rock have agreed to terms on a 3-year contract with defenseman Bill Greer. Greer was recently acquired from the Edmonton Rush in exchange for two 2nd round selections in the 2012 NLL Entry Draft.

November 14, 2011
NLL Agrees to TV Deal with CBS College Sports
CBS Sports Network will air eight live Saturday night NLL games, as part of a new two-year television deal.

November 14, 2011
Rochester Re-Signs Driscoll, Brings Back Henhawk
Rochester Knighthawks Owner and General Manager Curt Styres announced Monday that the team has re-signed transition man Chris Driscoll and signed former Knighthawks goalie Jake Henhawk. Both one-year deals are pending league approval.

November 14, 2011
Swarm Signs Downing to Two-Year Contract
The Minnesota Swarm announced Monday that the team has signed T Greg Downing and D Tyler Collins to two-year contracts.

November 11, 2011
Powless Signs Three-Year Deal with Rochester
Rochester Knighthawks Owner and General Manager Curt Styres announced Friday that the team has signed three draft picks, including fifth-overall pick Johnny Powless.

November 9, 2011
Minnesota Signs Top Draft Pick MacIntosh
The Minnesota Swarm on Wednesday signed 2011 first round draft pick T Jordan MacIntosh (R.I.T. College) to a two-year contract.

November 8, 2011
Rabil Makes Guest Spot on Tony Kornheiser Show
Paul Rabil made a guest appearance on the local Washington, D.C., radio show of Tony Kornheiser, the co-host of ESPN's "Pardon The Interruption," who appears to be taking a liking to lacrosse.

November 8, 2011
Minnesota Swarm Agrees to Local TV Deal
The Minnesota Swarm announced Tuesday that KSTC-TV, Channel 45, will rebroadcast all eight of the Swarm's regular season home contests during the 2012 season.

November 7, 2011
Stealth Signs Free Agent Forward Dean Hill

November 5, 2011
Stealth Coach Chris Hall Diagnosed with Cancer
Washington Stealth coach Chris Hall said Saturday he has cancer. "I want to take the bull by the horns and face it head on," he said.

November 4, 2011
Devan Wray to Coach Defense for Edmonton
Edmonton native and eight-year NLL veteran Devan Wray has joined the Rush coaching staff as the defensive assistant coach.

November 4, 2011
Knighthawks Rookie Powless Impresses in Hawaii
He is “as advertised and better.” Those were the words Rochester Knighthawk Jarrett Davis used to describe the play of 18-year-old rookie Johnny Powless at the Hawaii Invitational Lacrosse Tournament.

November 4, 2011
Toronto Gets Greer from Edmonton For Picks
The Toronto Rock completed a trade Friday that sends two 2012 second round draft picks to the Edmonton Rush in exchange for defenseman Bill Greer.

November 4, 2011
Wings Sign Heim, Three Others to One-Year Deals
The Philadelphia Wings have signed defenseman Pat Heim, transition player David Brock, rookie goaltender Steve Fryer and defender Matt Stefurak, pending league approval, to one-year contracts for the 2012 season.

November 2, 2011
Swarm Re-Signs Energetic Defenseman Kelly
The Minnesota Swarm on Wednesday today re-signed D Matt Kelly to a one-year contract.

November 2, 2011
Mydske, Small, Quinlan Returning to Rush
The Edmonton Rush announced the signing of 10 players on Wednesday, including Brett Mydske, Corey Small and Jimmy Quinlan.

November 2, 2011
Three-Time All-Star Hajek Returns to Wings
The Philadelphia Wings have signed defenseman Thomas Hajek to a one-year contract for the 2012 season.

November 1, 2011
Bandits Add NLL Vet Teat to Coaching Staff
The Buffalo Bandits on Tuesday announced its coaching staff for the 2012 National Lacrosse League season.

November 1, 2011
Colorado Mammoth Sign Rookie Jovan Miller
The Colorado Mammoth announced Tuesday that the team has signed rookie transition player Jovan Miller to a two-year contract, pending NLL approval.

October 26, 2011
NLL Announces 2012 Eight-Team Playoff Format
The National Lacrosse League playoff format will remain at eight qualifiers in a single elimination system, with a new crossover element.

October 11, 2011
Mammoth's Brian Langtry Retires From NLL
Brian Langtry, the 2003 NLL Rookie of the Year, has retired from the Colorado Mammoth. His No. 6 will be retired by the team on opening night.

October 5, 2011
Mammoth Ink Forward, Defenseman and Goalie
All contracts are pending league approval.

September 26, 2011
Toronto Believes Gamble Ready to Pay Off
Former Cornell player drafted by the Rock.

September 22, 2011
Neil Stevens' NLL Draft Recap and Feedback
NLL beat man Neil Stevens chimes in from Toronto with analysis of Wednesday night's college entry draft.

September 21, 2011
Wings Tab Crowley with Top Pick in NLL Draft
Kevin Crowley became the first player ever to be drafted first in both the MLL and NLL after Philadelphia selected him No. 1 on Wednesday.

September 7, 2011
Swarm Trade for No. 3 Pick in Blazers’ Dispersal Draft
The Minnesota Swarm Wednesday acquired the third overall selection in Friday’s dispersal draft of Boston Blazers players in a trade with the Colorado Mammoth in exchange for forward Sean Pollock and defenders Jon Sullivan and Rory Smith.

September 2, 2011
Boston Popped: Blazers Shut Down for '12 Season
The NLL's Boston Blazers will shutter its doors for the 2012 season and search for a new home for 2013.

August 9, 2011
Merrill Sent to Philadelphia in Blockbuster NLL Deal
In a six-player deal, Brodie Merrill was traded to Philadelphia and Athan Iannucci is headed to Edmonton along with three first round draft picks.

July 25, 2011
Toronto Rock Makes Trade for Goaltender Roik
The Toronto Rock have traded defenseman Kyle Ross to the Washington Stealth for goaltender Matt Roik, who will be looked at to assume the role left open after the retirement of legendary goalie Bob Watson at the end of the 2011 season.

July 21, 2011
Tucker Steps Down as Coach of NLL's Wings
The National Lacrosse League’s Philadelphia Wings have announced that head coach John Tucker has stepped down from his role effective immediately. He will, however, remain with the Wings as the team's new director of U.S. collegiate scouting efforts.

July 13, 2011
Rush Acquires Star Trio From Minnesota For Picks
The Edmonton Rush acquired two-time NLL Defensive Player of the Year Ryan Cousins, two-time 40-goal scorer Aaron Wilson, and goaltending prospect Kevin Croswell from the Minnesota Swarm on Wednesday.

June 28, 2011
Rock, Stealth to Play Preseason Game in Langley

June 14, 2011
NHL's Calgary Flames Buy NLL's Roughnecks
The Calgary Roughnecks, who won the National Lacrosse League's West Division regular season title this year under the threat of financial doom, have been bought by the National Hockey League's Calgary Flames and will operate as their subsidiary, the NLL announced Tuesday.

June 13, 2011
Original Swarm GM O'Neill Won't Return in 2012
Marty O'Neill, the Minnesota Swarm's only general manager since starting in 2004, will not renew his contract after it expires in September.

May 15, 2011
Toronto Wins Title, Sends Watson Out a Winner
Bob Watson made 46 saves and won MVP honors, as the Toronto Rock defeated the Washington Stealth 8-7 in the Champion's Cup final.

May 15, 2011
Washington's Comeback, Repeat Bid Fall Short
The Stealth dug itself an early hole, and Bob Watson refused to bail Washington out, instead sending it back to Everett with an 8-7 defeat.

May 12, 2011
Roughnecks' Jeff Shattler Named 2011 NLL MVP
Calgary transition man Jeff Shattler, the 26-year-old who stepped up his game on both sides of the floor, won NLL MVP honors Thursday.

January 15, 2011
Toronto Rock Snaps 15-Game Skid at Rochester
Bob Watson and the Toronto defense upheld a strong start in a 12-9 victory, the Rock's first in 16 trips to Blue Cross Arena.

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