Eight NHL-PLL Comparisons
Matt Rambo x Gordie Howe
Who is the Gordie Howe of the PLL? Or the Ovi of the PLL? Joe Keegan and Jake Watts bring us eight NHL-PLL comparisons.
Five Players Who Would Benefit From The Expansion Club
A seventh lacrosse club will add roster spots. Plenty of players will benefit, from guys who were healthy scratches to others who might need a change of...
In a league that's stacked with talent, adding a seventh club will undoubtedly be beneficial for those players fighting for playing time on current rosters. Joe Keegan takes us through five players who could benefit the most.
Premier Lacrosse League Announces Participation In "World Crosse" Exhibition Game...
LOS ANGELES, CA. (November 1, 2019) - The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) announced today its participation in World Crosse this month in Japan. As part
Premier Lacrosse League stars to play at Urayasu Field in Tokyo on November 16.
Joe Keegan's Top 10 Name Options For The 7th Team
I’ve seen Kraken LC thrown around on Twitter a lot. I’m in. What is dead may never die.
There are an endless amount of possibilities for the seventh team's name. Joe Keegan breaks down his Top 10.
Mic'd Up Moments That Defined The 2019 Season
This summer NBC Sports and PLL cameras brought us onto the sideline, within the huddle, and under players’ helmets. We didn’t have to wait until a game...
Among the many highlights from the inaugural PLL season was the inside the huddle moments that were captured each week. Here are a few of the most defining Mic'd Up moments.
8 NFL x PLL Comparisons
Garrett Epple and Ray Lewis
Brent Adams and Lamar Jackson? Tom Schreiber and Aaron Rodgers? Here are eight PLL-NFL player comparisons.
Expansion Rapid Reaction
There’s a lot to digest in the wake of the expansion announcement. Some major repercussions, some minor. Some obvious outcomes, some unanticipated. Le
Joe Keegan shares his instant reaction and the most pressing questions as the PLL announced the expansion of a seventh team.
Premier Lacrosse League Announces Expansion Team For 2020 Season
LOS ANGELES, CA. (October 23, 2019) - The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) announced today the expansion of a seventh lacrosse club set to begin play during...
The Premier Lacrosse League announced today the expansion of a seventh lacrosse club set to begin play during the 2020 season.
365 Days Of The PLL
How Did We Get Here?
It's been 365 days since the launch of the PLL, and within those days the landscape of lacrosse has changed dramatically. Here's a look back at the first year of the PLL.
Premier Lacrosse League Announces Atlas LC Coaching Change Ahead Of...
LOS ANGELES, CA. (October 17, 2019) - The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) announced today that John Paul will be stepping down from his role as Atlas LC
The Premier Lacrosse League announced today that John Paul will be stepping down from his role as Atlas LC Head Coach, effective immediately.
11 NBA-PLL Player Comparisons
Lacrosse is a sport that showcases all skill sets. The game features speedsters, bulldozers, shooters, tacticians, and pure athletes. Those skill sets
With the NBA season right around the corner, we thought it would be fun to compare the leagues’ top scorers.
Top 10 Goals Of The 2019 Season
10. First-Ever PLL Goal
There was 846 points scored this season, but we managed to narrow the list of amazing goals scored down to 10.
Premier Lacrosse League Announces Chrome LC Coaching Change For 2020...
LOS ANGELES, CA. (October 14, 2019) - The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) announced today that Dom Starsia will be transitioning from Chrome Lacrosse Club...
The Premier Lacrosse League announced today that Dom Starsia will be transitioning from Chrome Lacrosse Club Head Coach to a Leadership Position on the PLL Lacrosse Advisory Board, effective immediately.
The All-Film Team
Welcome to the first-ever installment of what I hope will become an annual tradition: The All-Film Team. This is the most watchable team in lacrosse. These...
These players have games that lacrosse junkies appreciate in ways that casual viewers or box score browsers might not. They move off-ball. They fight relentlessly for groundballs. They make the pass before the pass. Here is Joe Keegan's All-Film Team.
Top 8 Saves Of The 2019 Season
You could make the argument that 2019 was the Summer of the Save. The Premier Lacrosse League’s cadre of keepers were more than up to the task at standing...
Every goalie in the league could warrant their own Top 10. So while it would take us until the start of next season to detail each save that made us leap out of our seats, here are eight that stood out.
Top 10 Assist Of The 2019 Season
10. Kelly to Drenner Alley-Oop
Tom Schreiber's handful of insane passes and Paul Rabil's around the world assist are just a few of the Top 10 assist of the 2019 season.
Top 10 Groundballs Of The 2019 Season
10. Marcus Holman and Joey Sankey’s man-ball drill
Joe Keegan takes us through the Top 10 groundballs from the 2019 season, including Justin Guterding’s solo man-ball drill and Joe Fletcher's swim move.
2019 Season Stat Trends
One of the many things that separated the PLL from other leagues was the implementation of new rules such as the 52 second shot clock and a shorter field....
Which team was the highest scoring team throughout the season? Which player scored the most goals in the second quarter? Here are stat trends from the 2019 season.
Top 10 Moments Of The Chrome Season
The number of memorable moments for Chrome this summer far outweighed their record (2-10). The offense rounded into one of the PLL’s most potent units
The Chrome's inaugural season didn't go as they had hoped, but that doesn't mean there was any shortage of impactful moments. Here are the Top 10 moments of their season.
Who Should The Archers Draft No. 1?
The Premier Lacrosse League’s postseason format aims to prevent tanking. The top pick isn’t awarded; it’s won. And this year, it wasn’t won by the last-place...
For the second season in a row, the Archers will have the first-overall draft pick. Joe Keegan breaks down who Head Coach Chris Bates could select at No. 1.
Top 10 Moments Of The Atlas' Season
Atlas did not have the season they were hoping for, but the club's best moments transcended the sport of lacrosse. Their season was filled with specta
Atlas's season was filled with unbelievable highlights and iconic punch lines. Here are the Top 10 moments of the Atlas' season.
Top 10 Moments Of The Chaos' Season
10. Jarrod Neumann wins the fastest shot competition
It was a season filled with the Bomb Sqaud, behind the back goals (and passes) and SportsCenter Top 10 worthy moments. Here are the Top 10 moments from the Chaos' season.
Premier Lacrosse League Announces Members Of The 2019 All-Pro Team
The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) announced the players selected to the 2019 All-Pro Team.
Top 10 Moments Of The Archers Season
From an overtime win in the PLL’s first game all the way back on June 1 to demolishing the Atlas for the first overall draft pick, the Archers’ season
The Archers' season was filled with magical goals, lots of chirps and the first overall draft pick in the 2020 draft. Here is a look back at their season.
Top 10 Moments Of The Redwoods Season
10. The Comeback That Could Have Been
After going 50 days without a win, the Redwoods cemented themselves as one of the top teams in the league when it mattered the most earning themselves a spot in the Championship game. Here is a look back at the Top 10 moments of their season.
The Whipsnakes' Journey To The Crown
When the rosters were announced, the Whipsnakes were identified by their strong Maryland alumni base. 20 Terps from Drew Snider (Class of 2012) to Connor...
It took 14 weeks and going head to head with the best lacrosse players in the world for the Whipsnakes to be named the inaugural Champions. Here's a look back at their journey.
Comparing the Numbers: Redwoods vs. Whipsnakes Championship
“It’s a game of runs, everybody in lacrosse knows it.” That’s what MVP attackman Matt Rambo said after winning the inaugural PLL Championship. The
It was a game filled with heroic comebacks and history-making plays that ultimately resulted in the first-ever PLL Champion. Throughout the battle, how did the Redwoods and Whipsnakes compare statistically?
Top 10 Moments Of The Whipsnakes Season
1. Matt Rambo’s overtime championship goal
The Whipsnakes' inaugural season ended with the ultimate victory. Take a look back at the Top 10 moments from their season.
Premier Lacrosse League Announces Record-Setting Attendance From Inaugural Championship Game...
The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) announced today an attendance total of 12,556 from the inaugural PLL Championship this past Saturday (Sep. 21) at
Whipsnakes LC win the inaugural PLL Championship in front of 12,556 fans at Talen Energy Stadium
10 Man Ride: Championship Edition
1. Rambo’s vision in pick-and-rolls
Joe Keegan takes us through the Top 10 moments from an insane Championship game between the Redwoods and Whipsnakes.
Redwoods LC vs. Whipsnakes LC Championship Recap
On a clear afternoon along the banks of the Delaware River with the temperature in the mid 80s, the Whipsnakes outlasted the Redwoods 12-11 in overtime...
The Whipsnakes secured the first-ever PLL Championship with a thrilling 12-11 win in overtime.
Atlas LC vs. Archers LC First Overall Draft Pick Game...
The Archers are on the clock!
The Archers secured the first overall pick in the 2020 PLL Draft with a 25-7 win over Archers.
Premier Lacrosse League Championship Preview
Championship weekend is here, on NBC and in the homes of over a hundred million people. The biggest stage lacrosse has ever seen. From June 1, when the...
Who will earn the PLL's first-ever Crown and who takes home the first overall pick in the 2020 draft? Here's everything you need to know before Saturday's Championship.
Comparing The Numbers: Whipsnakes vs. Redwoods
As the Redwoods and Whipsnakes prepare to battle for the first-ever PLL Crown, let's take a look at how they stack up against one another statistically....
As the Redwoods and Whipsnakes prepare to battle for the first-ever PLL Crown, let's take a look at how they stack up against one another statistically.
Warden Of The Woods: How The Redwoods' Tradition Came About
After the Redwoods defeated the Chaos 12-7 to advance to the inaugural PLL Championship, the mood in the club’s locker room at Red Bull Arena was, rightly,...
Ever wonder how the Redwoods' Warden of the Woods came about? Here is a detailed explanation of the team's new tradition.
Head to Head Matchup: Landis vs. Rambo
Redwoods’ defense have been up to every challenge this postseason; they’ve faced off against an offense led by a Jim Brown Award nominee every week. While...
Redwoods defenseman Matt Landis shut down every attackman he's been matched up with this postseason, and now, he'll be tasked with stopping MVP nominee, Matt Rambo.
The Player's Lounge: Eddy Glazener
Looking back at the history of college lacrosse, no team has, in recent record, won a National Championship four years in a row (thank you Wikipedia).
As the Redwoods prepare to take on the Whipsnakes in the first-ever Championship, defenseman Eddy Glazener takes time to thank those who have helped him get to this point.
Premier Lacrosse League Championship How to Watch
Wondering how and when to watch the first overall draft pick
Here is everything you need to know to watch the first-ever PLL Championship game on NBC.
Ice Breakers Brand Named Presenting Sponsor Of Inaugural Premier Lacrosse...
The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) announced today that leading mint and gum brand, Ice Breakers, will be the official presenting sponsor of the inaugural Premier Lacrosse League Championship this Saturday (Sep. 21) at Talen Energy Stadium in Philadelphia, PA.
Perkovic vs. Bernhardt: Who Is The Best Two-Way Midfielder In...
In any sport, the best teams are the teams that adapt to the current set of rules. This starts with roster construction and continues on the field. Rules...
On Saturday, midfielders Jake Bernhardt and Sergio Perkovic will battle for the Crown, but who wins the battle as the best two-way midfielder in the world?
Premier Lacrosse League Announces Attendance And Viewership Numbers From Playoff...
LOS ANGELES, CA. (September 18, 2019) - The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) announced today an attendance total of 10,572 from the second round of postseason...
The Premier Lacrosse League announced today an attendance total of 10,572 from the second round of postseason play that occurred on Saturday, September 14 at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey - the highest ever single day total
Premier Lacrosse League Championship Watch Parties
Wondering where you and your friends can go watch the Premier Lacrosse League Championship on NBC?
Wondering where you and your friends can go watch the Premier Lacrosse League Championship on NBC? Here is a list of bars and restaurants that will be hosting watch parties.
8 Things To Watch In The Premier Lacrosse League Championship
1. Redwoods switch all picks
As the Redwoods and Whipsnakes prepare to go head to head for the first-ever PLL Championship, here are eight things you need to keep an eye on.
The Premier Lacrosse League Brings AI Chatbots to Fans with...
The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) formally announced its partnership with EventBots by Sciensio as a key piece of its tech-forward, fan-first approach
PLL and EventBots by 42Chat partner to engage fans using Artificial Intelligence.
Drew Snider: Chasing Championships
On a wooden desk in Drew Snider’s office there’s enough hardware to fill an aisle at Home Depot. There’s three professional championship rings, two World...
Drew Snider has his fair share of Championship hardware. Now, as he and the Whipsnakes have found their way to Philadelphia, he has his eye on adding one more to the collection.
Coaches Corner: Jim Stagnitta
When we first came together in May at IMG Academy we shared the same goal as every other PLL team, to win the first ever league championship. Like every...
As Jim Stagnitta prepares to lead the Whipsnakes to their first-ever PLL Championship, he takes time to reflect on how they got to this point.
10 Man Ride: Postseason Round 2 New York
1. A throwback throwback
Joe Keegan takes us through the Top 10 moments from our weekend in New York.
Archers vs. Chrome Postseason Round 2 Recap
After Redwoods punched their ticket in a convincing win over Chaos, Chrome and Archers took the field to determine who would be the final team to make
The Archers punched their ticket to Philadelphia to compete for the first overall draft pick with a 12-10 win over Chrome.
Chaos vs. Redwoods Postseason Round 2 Recap
“I knew deep down all we had to do was make the playoffs,” Redwoods midfielder Joe Walters said on Wednesday. “All we had to do was get healthy, make the...
The No. 4 seeded Redwoods took down the No. 1 seeded Chaos to punch their ticket to the Championship in Philadelphia.
Redwoods Rookies: What Pressure?
There’s at least one goalie in the PLL who’s figured out some of Ryder Garnsey’s tendencies. Fortunately for the Redwoods, Timmy Troutner wears the same...
While it may be their first season playing professional lacrosse, rookies Ryder Garnsey and Tim Troutner have the confidence and skillset to give the most seasoned veterans a run for their money.