June 20, 2013 - Major League Lacrosse (MLL) News Release
We have reached the halfway mark of the 2013 campaign. Week 8 of Major League Lacrosse features four great games and you can catch two of them on CBS Sports Network. The weekend starts off tomorrow as the New York Lizards travel north to take on the Boston Cannons both teams coming off big wins last week. The action continues with two great games on CBS Sports Network as the Chesapeake Bayhawks visit the Charlotte Hounds at 5:30 followed by undefeated Denver Outlaws hosting the Ohio Machine at 8 PM. Don't forget to tune in and tweet #MLLonCBS. You may see your tweet live during the games! An exciting evening of lacrosse is complete when the Rochester Rattlers and Hamilton Nationals face-off in Boca Raton, FL on the MLL YouTube Game of the Week at 7 PM.
In just over three weeks the best of best in MLL will head on down to Charlotte, NC for the 2013 MLL All-Star Game presented by Moe's Southwest Grill. You can be a part of the action! Don't forget to pick up some tickets and treat yourself to the very best MLL players and coaches as they go head to head in a great game and battle in the skills competitions. Save your seat now y'all!
Where to Watch this week
Thursday June 20, 2013 - Inside the MLL 7 PM
TV: CBS Sports Network
Friday June 21, 2013 - NY Lizards @ Boston Cannons 7:30 PM
Syndicated TV: CSNNE, TWC SportsChannel (Kansans City Metro Sports, New York, Ohio, Wisconsin) MSG+, Cox NO
Sat. June 22, 2013 - Chesapeake Bayhawks @ Charlotte Hounds 5:30 PM
TV: CBS Sports Network
Sat. June 22, 2013 - Rochester Rattlers @ Hamilton Nationals 7 PM
Sat. June 22, 2013 - Ohio Machine @ Denver Outlaws 8 PM
TV: CBS Sports Network
MLL Players of the Week
Week 7 was certainly exciting and MLL Players of the Week honors went to three deserving athletes. The Ohio Machine's Joe Cummings picked up Warrior Offensive Player of the Week honors for his stellar play in the Machine's first vicory of the season finishing with 5 goals on the evening. The New York Lizards' Greg Gurenlian earned Warrior Defensive Player of the Week accolades as the faceoff ace increased his season marks, compiling 117 wins at the X, and doing so at a .650 win percentage. Denver's Eric Law took home the Cascade Rookie of the Week award for the second consecutive week after another impressive outing. In only two games of his professional career, Law has totaled nine goals, and a staggering 1.000 shooting percentage.
Midseason Report As the Major League Lacrosse season turns the halfaway mark we sat down with CBS Sports Network analyst and 'Inside the MLL' host Evan Washburn to get his take on the first half of the season. here are his grades.
MLL Ultimate Fan Fantasy Winners
Major League Lacrosse announced the winners of the MLL Ultimate Fan Fantasy contest today. Cameron MacKenzie, from St. Charles, Ill., and Frank Ranfone, from Guilford, Conn., will act as the honorary team captains for the 2013 MLL All-Star Game, presented by Moe's Southwest Grill.
Boston Cannons Mike Stone's Big Assist
The Boston Cannons' Mike Stone has spent the better part of his organized lacrosse career giving goalies headaches, giving defenders nightmares, and giving fans a reason to cheer every time he hits the field. Now, in his third season as a professional with the Cannons, Stone is finding a way to give something off the field.
Inside the MLL
Inside The MLL LIVE Tonight at 7pm ET on CBS Sports Network
Go Inside The MLL with Evan Washburn tonight at 7 PM on CBS Sports Network where we show you all the best from Week 7 of MLL action and get you ready for Week 8. On this week's episode don't miss a sit down Boston Cannons new head coach John Tucker.
Top 10 Plays of the Week
MLL Top 10 Plays of Week 7
What a week of MLL action and we've got your Top 10 plays right here. Great moves from Ohio's Connor Martin and Joe Cummings and Denver's Brendan Mundorf and Eric Law, not to mention some huge saves from the Cannons Jordan Burke and Charlotte Hounds Adam Ghitelman and more!
Major League Lacrosse Stories from June 20, 2013
- MLL Update - MLL
- Dreamcatcher Sponsors Hamilton Nationals Game - Hamilton Nationals
- Nationals Head to Florida to Face Rattlers - Hamilton Nationals
- Outlaws Host Machine on Heroes Night - Denver Outlaws
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