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“The voice of pro lacrosse.” Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast covering all four professional lacrosse leagues (MLL, NLL, PLL, WPLL). Each week throughout the season we'll recap the games, provide analysis on the teams and feature exclusive postgame and off-the-field interviews with professional players and coaches. Suit up and give us a listen! Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @prolacrossetalk. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/prolacrossetalk/support

“The voice of pro lacrosse.” Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast covering all four professional lacrosse leagues (MLL, NLL, PLL, WPLL). Each week throughout the season we'll recap the games, provide analysis on the teams and feature exclusive postgame and off-the-field interviews with professional players and coaches. Suit up and give us a listen! Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @prolacrossetalk. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/prolacrossetalk/support
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“The voice of pro lacrosse.” Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast covering all four professional lacrosse leagues (MLL, NLL, PLL, WPLL). Each week throughout the season we'll recap the games, provide analysis on the teams and feature exclusive postgame and off-the-field interviews with professional players and coaches. Suit up and give us a listen! Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @prolacrossetalk. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/prolacrossetalk/support

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E40 / Mike Accursi: Same Team, New City for Halifax Head Coach

11/18/2019
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This week we talk with Mike Accursi, 5-time NLL Champion with the Buffalo Bandits and Rochester Knighthawks organization. We discuss Mike's 17 seasons in the NLL and winning 5 championships (including two sets of consecutive championships), joining the Rochester Knighthawks organization as an assistant, and taking over as head coach of the team for the move to Halifax and rebrand as the Thunderbirds. ----- Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast covering all four professional...

Duration:00:28:40

E39 / Dana Dobbie: The Emergence of the WPLL and Growing the Game Internationally

11/15/2019
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This week we talk with Dana Dobbie, former Maryland standout, all-star attacker and 2019 WPLL Champion with the WPLL Brave. We discuss her playing career at Maryland, coaching under the WPLL Commissioner and lacrosse legend Jen Adams at Loyola University, finally receiving the opportunity to play pro lacrosse after waiting several years and how to best grow the sport of lacrosse internationally. ----- Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast covering all four professional lacrosse...

Duration:00:35:09

E38 / Logan Schuss: A Warrior's Mentality

11/12/2019
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This week we talk with Logan Schuss, forward with the Vancouver Warriors. We discuss the upcoming NLL season, his time at Ohio State University, meeting and fostering a friendship with his childhood idol, John Grant Jr. and playing for the Warriors in downtown Vancouver close to where he grew up. ----- Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast covering all four professional lacrosse leagues (MLL, NLL, PLL, WPLL). Each week throughout the season we'll recap the games, provide...

Duration:00:38:22

E37 / Jarrod Neumann: Putting in the Work to Get to the Next Level

11/8/2019
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This week we talk with Jarrod Neumann, defenseman with the Chaos Lacrosse Club and PLL All-Star. We discuss how he quickly became one of pro lacrosse's biggest stars after picking up a stick for the first time during his senior year of high school, playing under Chaos head coach Andy Towers and seeing his former high school coach and mentor Matt Striebel get inducted into the Lacrosse Hall of Fame during the US Lacrosse Fall Classic. ----- Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast...

Duration:00:27:14

E36 / The PLL Expands to Seven Teams

10/28/2019
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In this episode, we discuss the news that the PLL will be expanding to seven teams in 2020. We also cover the best fits for the three coaching vacancies, provide our protected lists for the six original PLL teams, and round up the biggest news from the NLL and MLL, including the announcement that Lyle Thompson will return with the Chesapeake Bayhawks next season. ----- Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast covering all four professional lacrosse leagues (MLL, NLL, PLL, WPLL)....

Duration:00:45:08

E35 / CJ Costabile: Transforming the LSM Position Through Versatility

10/24/2019
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This week we talk with CJ Costabile, long stick midfielder with the Chesapeake Bayhawks and former Duke University All-American. We discuss CJ's time in the MLL including winning the 2019 MLL Championship, as well as recount one of the most historic moments in lacrosse: his faceoff win and game-winning goal in the opening seconds of overtime of the 2010 NCAA National Championship. Additionally, we discuss what makes Annapolis such a great town to play in, how CJ developed such a versatile...

Duration:01:02:56

E34 / Connor Buczek: Breaking Records in Home State and Coaching Cornell

10/21/2019
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In this week's interview we talk with Connor Buczek, former Cornell standout, current assistant coach with the Big Red and midfielder for the Atlas Lacrosse Club. We discuss Connor's experiences as an assistant coach with his alma mater, what convinced him to make the jump to the PLL, and his record-setting nine points in his home state of Ohio during the PLL Columbus weekend. ----- Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast covering all four professional lacrosse leagues (MLL, NLL,...

Duration:00:24:22

E33 / What to Expect from the PLL Offseason

10/17/2019
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In this episode, we discuss what we could see from the PLL this offseason. We give our picks for who should replace Dom Starsia as head coach of the Chrome in 2020 as well as breakdown the PLL's hints at expansion. We also cover which players we think will play in different leagues next year and discuss why knowing more details about players' contracts can help take the sport to the next level. ----- Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast covering all four professional lacrosse...

Duration:00:21:21

E32 / Andrew Kew: Excelling in Both Field and Box Lacrosse

10/14/2019
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In this week's interview, we talk with Ontario native Andrew Kew about being drafted #3 overall by the New England Blackwolves and his stellar rookie season with the Chesapeake Bayhawks that included scoring the game-winning goal in the 2019 MLL Championship. We also dive into his time at the Hill Academy, exceptional career at Tampa University and preparing for the next level with the Mimico Mountaineers Jr. A team and Oakville Rock in the Major Series Lacrosse League. ----- Pro Lacrosse...

Duration:00:13:15

E31 / Recapping the MLL Championship and the Best Summer of Pro Lacrosse

10/11/2019
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We recap the 2019 MLL Championship weekend by discussing the Chesapeake Bayhawks winning the franchise's sixth title, Steele Stanwick's clutch performance in the playoffs and John Grant Jr.'s legendary career. We also cover the controversial ending to the championship and whether the Outlaws have a right to be upset with the officials, the future of the Dallas Rattlers franchise and why 2019 featured the best summer of pro lacrosse. ----- Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast...

Duration:00:41:50

E30 / Coach Bear Davis: Growing the Game from the Ground Up

10/10/2019
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In this week's interview, we talk with Bear Davis, former head coach of the Ohio Machine. Coach Davis recounts the day he was told the Ohio Machine would no longer be operating and the impact it had on Ohio lacrosse. We also discuss starting programs like Wheeling Jesuit and Robert Morris from the ground up, what both the MLL and PLL are doing well and what each can improve on and how the sport can continue to grow in the Midwest. ---- Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast covering...

Duration:00:37:47

E29 / diggstape: Adding Some Seasoning to Lacrosse

10/8/2019
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In this week's interview, we talk to internet sensation and lacrosse commentary extraordinaire Mikey Diggs, a.k.a. diggstape (all one word). We discuss his rise to internet stardom, the inspiration behind the diggstape account, and hanging out with childhood idol Kyle Harrison as a teenager and recently at the PLL All-Star game. We also discuss ideas for a PLL video game (do it, Paul), whether there is a "Rule #2", and what hurdles the lacrosse community needs to overcome to see continued...

Duration:00:59:35

E28 / Previewing the 2019 MLL Championship

10/4/2019
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We preview the 2019 MLL Championship weekend by discussing the weekend's biggest storylines, such as Zach Currier's quest for a sixth professional lacrosse championship in less than two years, Lyle's health heading into the weekend and whether Boston will get its third professional sports title in less than a year. We also discuss the semi-final matchups between the Chesapeake Bayhawks and Atlanta Blaze and Denver Outlaws and Boston Cannons, as well as give our picks for who will hoist the...

Duration:00:21:46

E27 / Max Adler: Believing in Yourself and Rising to the Occasion

10/2/2019
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In this week's interview, we talk with Max Adler, MLL All-Star and faceoff specialist with the Denver Outlaws. We discuss his background as a multi-sport athlete, being underrecruited out of high school, playing for NCAA Div. II Bentley University and eventually proving the naysayers wrong. We also discuss his decision to remain in the MLL this year despite offers to join the PLL, his dominant 23-24 faceoff performance (95.8%) on Aug. 10, and expectations for the upcoming 2019 MLL...

Duration:00:20:04

E26 / Teddy Jenner: Breaking Down the 2019 NLL Draft

10/2/2019
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In this week's interview, we talk with Teddy Jenner, former NLL player and current NLL Insider and Colorado Mammoth broadcaster. We discuss how Teddy got into broadcasting following his pro lacrosse career, starting the first lacrosse radio show and eventual podcast Off the Crosse Bar and what he believes will help box lacrosse continue to grow. We also recap the 2019 NLL Draft and provide interviews with 1st round picks Tyson Gibson (New York Riptide), Ryland Rees (Rochester Knighthawks),...

Duration:00:48:11

E25 / Tianna Wallpher: Defending with Tenacity and Grit

9/27/2019
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In this week's interview, we talk with Tianna Wallpher, former Towson standout, all-star defender and 2019 WPLL Champion with the WPLL Brave. We discuss her tenacious lockdown defense that helped give the Brave their first WPLL Championship, as well as what it's like to be a role model for young female athletes. ----- Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only podcast covering all four professional lacrosse leagues (MLL, NLL, PLL, WPLL). Each week throughout the season we'll recap the games,...

Duration:00:28:33

E24 / Rambo Draws Last Blood in PLL Championship

9/25/2019
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In this episode we talk the PLL Championship including Hutton's experience at Talen Energy Stadium and share post-game interviews with: Mike Rabil (CEO of PLL) Matt Rambo (Whipsnakes) Coach Jim Stagnitta (Whipsnakes) Mike Chanenchuk (Whipsnakes) John Haus (Whipsnakes) Jake Bernhardt (Whipsnakes) Garrett Epple (Redwoods) We also provide recaps on this weekend's MLL games, discuss our MLL Award picks and announce our grand prize winner of the Fantasy Lacrosse Pick 'Em Challenge! ----- Pro...

Duration:00:58:01

E23 / Coach Jim Stagnitta: Building a Winning Culture

9/20/2019
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In this week's interview, we talk with Jim Stagnitta, current head coach of Whipsnakes LC. Coach Stagnitta chronicles his coaching career which has led him to both numerous NCAA Division I and III schools and professional teams. We discuss what attracted him to the PLL, how he's been able to manage the ups and downs of his first PLL season, and building a winning culture that has propelled the Whipsnakes to the first-ever PLL Championship game. ----- Pro Lacrosse Talk is the first and only...

Duration:00:48:54

E22 / Redwoods Roll To PLL Championship

9/19/2019
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In this episode we talk the PLL Playoffs including Adam's experience at red Bull Arena and share post-game interviews with: Coach Nat St. Laurent (Redwoods) Matt Landis (Redwoods) Eddy Glazener (Redwoods) Garrett Epple (Redwoods) Coach Andy Towers (Chaos) Connor Fields (Chaos) Coach Chris Bates (Archers) Will Manny (Archers) Scott Ratliff (Archers) Alex Ready (Chrome) We also provide recaps on this weekend's MLL games and provide some tips on who to select for your roster for the final week...

Duration:00:49:12

NLL 2019 Draft Exclusive - #3 Pick Andrew Kew (New England Blackwolves)

9/18/2019
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Pro Lacrosse Talk speaks to Andrew Kew (university of Tampa) about being drafted #3 overall by the New England Black Wolves, his expectations for the season and the overall NLL draft experience. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/prolacrossetalk/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/prolacrossetalk/support

Duration:00:01:46