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Minnesota Swarm Announce Relocation Plans for 2016

May 22, 2015 - SAINT PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Swarm today announced that the team has applied to the National Lacrosse League (NLL) to relocate to a new market for the 2016 NLL season. "At the end of every season we conduct a complete review of our entire franchise. Our lease at Xcel Energy Center ended this year, and it became obvious that the economics would not lend themselves to a sustainable business model for an independently owned NLL franchise," Swarm Owner John Arlotta said. "Xcel Energy Center is a popular event destinat... Full Story

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Minnesota Swarm Announce Coaching Staff Change

May 4, 2015 - SAINT PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Swarm today announced that they will not renew the contracts of head coach and associate general manager Joe Sullivan, and assistant coaches Aime Caines and Rory McDade for the 2016 season. "I want to thank Joe, Aime, and Rory as well as Bobby Keast for their efforts over the past few years," Swarm Owner and General Manager John Arlotta said. "Despite their hard work, we just haven't been able to get back to the performance of the 2012 and 2013 seasons when we made the playoffs and advanc... Full Story

Minnesota Swarm Win Overtime Thriller against Rochester in Season

May 2, 2015 - SAINT PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Swarm (6-12) finished off the season with a thrilling 13-12 overtime win against the Rochester Knighthawks (12-6) Saturday night in front of 9,086 fans on Ho-Chunk Nation Field at Xcel Energy Center. With the victory, Minnesota won the season series 2-1 against the three-time defending champion Knighthawks. After an exciting 60 minutes of regulation, the two teams went into overtime for the second time this season at The Hive. There was no score during the first 10 minutes of back-and-forth ... Full Story

Minnesota Swarm Face Knighthawks in Last Game of Season

May 1, 2015 - SAINT PAUL, Minn. - In its regular season finale this Saturday, the Minnesota Swarm (5-12) will be looking to win the season series against the Rochester Knighthawks (12-5) at 7 p.m. on Ho-Chunk Nation Field at Xcel Energy Center. The game will be streamed online at NLL Live by visiting The Swarm will be celebrating Fan Appreciation Night, where early arriving fans will receive a 2015 team poster and all fans will have the opportunity to get autographs from players and coaches after the game. Tickets can be ... Full Story

Minnesota Swarm Professional Lacrosse

League: National Lacrosse League
Home: St. Paul, Minnesota
Class: Indoor
Website: Minnesota Swarm site
Schedule: Full Minnesota Swarm Schedule
Message Board: NLL forum
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