New York Lizards Blog

5 Paul Rabil Vlogs you Need to Watch Now

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

Once a week, New York Lizards midfielder Paul Rabil drops a new lacrosse video on his YouTube channel. The lax legend’s short segments educate and entertain at the same time. Whether Rabil is throwing the ball further than humanly possible or demonstrating the simple task of taping a lax stick, his million dollar personality is worth seeing on camera.

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Topics: Player Profiles

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

Why Will Manny is the Right Man to Steer the ‘Zards to Texas

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Jul 28, 2017 10:00:00 AM

With only two games left in the 2017 season, the question on every fan’s mind is which ‘Zard will be the one to carry the team to the Major League Lacrosse Championship Game in Texas. There’s no reason it won’t be Paul Rabil or Rob Pannell again, but newcomer Will Manny may just be that missing piece of the playoff puzzle.

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Topics: Player Profiles

How Paul and Gary Gait Changed Lacrosse Forever

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Jul 21, 2017 10:00:00 AM

When you talk of lacrosse legends, there is Paul and Gary Gait, and then there is everyone else. More than any other two players, these identical twins are credited with helping lacrosse become one of the fastest-growing team sports in America.

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Topics: Player Profiles

Joe Walters Takes New York by Storm

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Jul 5, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Could Joe Walters, the Lizards’ big off-season catch, be the right man to lead New York’s late-season push to the playoffs?

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Topics: Player Profiles

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

Paul Rabil vs. Casey Powell: Who Really is the GOAT?

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Oct 19, 2016 1:00:00 PM

It’s a debate that can go on all night. Who is the greatest lacrosse player of all time? Is it the recently-retired, sharp-shooting attackman Casey Powell? Is it this generation’s most powerful midfielder, Paul Rabil? Or could it be someone else entirely, like the legendary Jim Brown?

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Topics: Player Profiles

JoJo Marasco has that Championship MoJo

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Jul 7, 2016 10:00:00 AM

There’s a reason JoJo Marasco wears #1.

The New York Lizards midfielder is always a threat to the opposition because of his gifted ability to create and finish scoring opportunities. He averaged more than a goal a game last season, which earned him a championship ring and a coveted spot on the Major League Lacrosse All-Star Team.

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Topics: Player Profiles

Lizards Ace Paul Rabil is an All-Star off the Field, Too

Posted by Tom Hallissey on May 12, 2016 10:00:00 AM

The New York Lizards leading man, Paul Rabil, is a more than just another lax bro. Lacrosse Magazine’s 2015 Person of the Year is a world champ, an entrepreneur and a athlete fighting for a worthy cause with a personal connection.

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Topics: Player Profiles

#ThrowbackThursday: Gary Gait & the Lizards’ 1st Championship

Posted by Tom Hallissey on Sep 10, 2015 4:28:00 PM

In his day, Gary Gait was the Michael Jordan of lacrosse. Players still attempt to emulate his “Air Gait” scoring move from behind the cage. Though he only played the 2001 season with the Lizards, he left an indelible mark on the franchise with his contribution to winning their first championship.

This #ThrowbackThursday, we salute Gary Gait and all of the 2001 Lizards.

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Topics: Player Profiles, Off Season