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Boston Blazers Announce 2009 NLL Season Schedule

September 2, 2008 - National Lacrosse League (NLL) - Boston Blazers News Release

BOSTON (September 2, 2008) - Professional indoor lacrosse will return to Boston on Saturday, January 17, 2009, when the Boston Blazers make their home debut against the New York Titans at the TD Banknorth Garden.

Seven days earlier, the expansion Blazers play their very first game in the National Lacrosse League (NLL) when they travel to the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. and begin another intense Boston-vs-New York rivalry with a road game against the Titans on January 10.

The Blazers will play a total of eight regular season home games at the Garden as part of their 16-game NLL schedule. All eight home games are slated for Saturday nights at 7:30 p.m. (ET).

The 2009 National Lacrosse League schedule for the Boston Blazers:

Day Date Opponent Home/Road Time (EST)

Saturday January 10, 2009 New York Titans Road 7:30 P.M.

Saturday January 17, 2009 New York Titans Home 7:30 P.M.

Friday January 23, 2009 Philadelphia Wings Road 8:00 P.M.

Saturday January 24, 2009 Philadelphia Wings Home 7:30 P.M.

Saturday January 31, 2009 Chicago Shamrox Home 7:30 P.M.

Saturday February 7, 2009 New York Titans Home 7:30 P.M.

Friday February 13, 2009 Philadelphia Wings Road 8:00 P.M.

Friday February 20, 2009 Minnesota Swarm Road 8:00 P.M.

Saturday February 28, 2009 Calgary Roughnecks Home 7:30 P.M.

Saturday March 14, 2009 Toronto Rock Home 7:30 P.M.

Saturday March 21, 2009 Chicago Shamrox Road 8:00 P.M.

Saturday

March 28, 2009 Rochester

Knighthawks Road 7:35 P.M.

Saturday April 4, 2008 Buffalo Bandits Home 7:30 P.M.

Saturday

April 11, 2008 Rochester

Knighthawks Home 7:30 P.M.

Friday April 17, 2008 Portland LumberJax Road 10:30 P.M.

Saturday April 18, 2008 Edmonton Rush Road 9:30 P.M.

With the release of the 2009 NLL schedule, the Blazers also announced that season tickets and group sales packages are on sale. There are two options for fans to purchase tickets:

- To place a deposit, fans can visit www.blazerslacrosse.com

- To order by phone and have the option to choose your own seats at TD Banknorth Garden, fans can call 1-888-BLAZERS

"Boston Blazers season ticket plans provide New England sports fans with great value, affordable family entertainment and action-packed indoor lacrosse at all eight of our home games at the TD Banknorth Garden," said Blazers President Doug Reffue.

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