New York Lizards Blog

The Best of the Best 2017 NY Lizards Lacrosse Photos

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Aug 18, 2017 10:00:00 AM

In game after game in 2017, NY Lizards lacrosse put on a show to remember. From high-flying shots to behind-the-back passes to over-the-head checks, we saw it all this year. Thankfully, all the action was documented in stunning photography.

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Topics: Games

2017 Lizards Lacrosse Highlights Every Fan will Enjoy

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Aug 16, 2017 10:00:00 AM

The Lizards’ 2017 season was a wild ride for Long Island lacrosse fans. From opening day to ‘80s night to “Beast’s” final home game, the ‘Zards delivered many epic lacrosse highlights you can now relive.

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Topics: Games

Who was the New York Lizards Best Lacrosse Player of 2017?

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Aug 4, 2017 10:00:00 AM

The New York Lizards’ bench is so stacked with talent, it is always tough to tell who the best lacrosse player on the team is. ‘Zards, like Paul Rabil, Drew Adams and Greg “Beast” Gurenlian, have all had many impressive outings in 2017. But, if you were forced to choose one player to be this season’s MVP, who would it be?

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Topics: Games, Player Profiles

Farewell Greg Gurenlian! Thanks for the Memories, Beast!

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Jul 26, 2017 10:00:00 AM

After more than 2,000 faceoff wins over 14 Major League Lacrosse seasons, the “Beast” is about to take his final bow before retirement. The New York Lizards’ Greg Gurenlian will bid farewell to his faithful fans at his last home game at Hofstra University on August 5.

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Topics: Games

Lizards to Host Boston Cannons in Old-School Lax Shootout

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Jul 14, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Any time the New York Lizards and the Boston Cannons collide there is bound to be fireworks. With just three weeks left in the 2017 season, the squads’ second meeting of the year is more than a grudge match. The key July 20 contest at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium could determine who makes the playoffs and who goes on an early vacation.

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Topics: Games

Must-See 2017 Lizards Lacrosse Videos

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Jun 23, 2017 10:00:00 AM

The New York Lizards are a human highlight reel. ‘Zards, like Joe Walters and Rob Pannell, have scored in impossible situations, while Greg “Beast” Gurenlian and Paul Rabil both reached Hall of Fame-like career marks. It seems like the hits won’t stop coming in the 2017 season. You will have to see these lacrosse videos to believe them.

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Topics: Insider, Games

Today's Lizards Stars who are Long Island Lacrosse Alums

Posted by Tom Hallissey on May 12, 2017 10:00:00 AM

There are few better places to grow up playing the game of lacrosse than Long Island. It is the home of many past, present and likely future lax legends. In fact, many key 2017 New York Lizards players began their illustrious careers playing in Long Island lacrosse games.

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Topics: Games, Player Profiles

7 Major League Lacrosse Rules you Need to Know

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Apr 25, 2017 10:00:00 AM

From high school to college to the pros, the game of lacrosse has universal similarities but a few key differences. For instance, Major League Lacrosse is the only league that awards 2 points for long-distance goals. Before you watch Paul Rabil and the boys this year, brush up on the finer points of pro lacrosse rules.

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Topics: Games

A Local Lax Fan’s Guide to the 2017 NY Lizards Schedule

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Apr 18, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Your New York Lizards are back in black and ready to rock Long Island! Perennial all-stars Paul Rabil, Rob Pannell, Greg “Beast” Gurenlian and others are set to shake, rattle and roll Hofstra University all spring and summer. As opening day approaches, check out this lacrosse fan’s guide to all the home match-ups on the 2017 NY Lizards schedule.

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Topics: Games

Professional Lacrosse Games are Full of Teachable Moments

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Apr 11, 2017 10:00:00 AM

If you play or coach youth lacrosse, a New York Lizards home game is the perfect opportunity to learn and have fun in one shot. While cheering on your favorite ‘Zards, you can also pick up pointers that will improve play at your next game.

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Topics: Coaching, Player Development, Games