NFL, NBA, NHL stats

Rock Re-Sign Lyons and Gustavsen

August 14, 2019 - National Lacrosse League (NLL) - Toronto Rock News Release

Oakville, ON - Toronto Rock Owner, President and GM Jamie Dawick today announced the re-signing of defenders Brad Lyons and Mitchell Gustavsen. Lyons has signed a one-year agreement, while Gustavsen has inked a three-year deal.

The signings are pending league approval.

Selected in the second round of the 2018 NLL Draft, 24th overall, Lyons spent the 2018-19 season on the Rock's practice as he continued his development. At just 20-years old, he still has another year of Junior A lacrosse ahead of him with the Peterborough Lakers of the OJALL. Lyons projects as a shutdown defender that plays with an edge.

Gustavsen, 21, was selected in the sixth round, 68th overall in the 2018 NLL Draft. Like Lyons, he also spent the entire 2018-19 season on the practice roster and will be coming to camp to compete for an opening day roster spot. Specializing in taking faceoffs, the Rock hope he can develop into a dominant force at the dot.

For more information on Toronto Rock Season Memberships, please contact a Toronto Rock account executive at 416-596-3075 or visit

• Discuss this story on the National Lacrosse League message board...

National Lacrosse League Stories from August 14, 2019

The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.

Other Recent Toronto Rock Stories

Sports Statistics from the Stats Crew