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NLL, Opinion -

Picking up where we last left off in our expansion overview, we head West into less charted NLL waters.

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Junior, Opinion -

The lacrosse world seems like it’s going through tumultuous times with the upheaval of separate entities all within the cluster of about a year. In print and in discussion I’ve seen countless sources lament what a bad year it has been for Canadian lacrosse and the black eyes we are wearing. 

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NLL, Opinion -

The latest round of expansion to San Diego and Philadelphia nudges the National Lacrosse League forward in its evolution and brings up the discussion of expansion once more. 

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I apologize for the drawn out delivery of this multi-part story but there has been a learning curve for me in writing this piece. I have gotten to know some of the citizens of lacrosse with ideas and stories of their own that they have bestowed on me. This report may have a different feel now than what I started out writing about but rest assured the focus is still building box lacrosse in Canada right now. I have had discussions with like minds and have been given suggestions. It’s good knowing there are some activists out there who want...

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Minor, Opinion -

This year is the 150th anniversary of Canada. Lacrosse is the oldest sport in the country and the year should be a celebration for both. Last week it was stated to me by a longtime builder in the game, “Why celebrate a game that is broken?” In Canada we notice Blue Jays memorabilia everywhere. Baseball hats have long been a fashion statement of twenty-something crowd be it Yankees, Dodgers or Red Sox adding to cultural identity. The Jays hat has become as synonymous as a Canadian flag for our millennial much like listening to the Tragically Hip of my era...

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