Josh Schafer

Extended Cut: What’s happened with the PLL since filming ‘Fate of a Sport’

Extended Cut: What’s happened with the PLL since filming ‘Fate of a Sport’ By Josh Schafer | Dec 9, 2022 Tweet ‘Fate of A Sport’ launched Friday on Hulu. The documentary depicts the PLL’s founding story. From two brothers looking to improve the professional lacrosse landscape to signing a deal with ESPN, the film shows […]

The Weekend Preview: Championship Edition

The Weekend Preview: Championship Edition By Josh Schafer | Sep 16, 2022 Tweet The Premier Lacrosse League makes its 14th and final stop of the 2022 season on Sunday. The No. 5 seed Waterdogs are set for a 3 p.m. ET faceoff with No. 7 seed Chaos on Sunday at Subaru Park just south of […]

The Weekend Preview: Semifinals in D.C.

The Weekend Preview: Semifinals in D.C. By Josh Schafer | Sep 9, 2022 Tweet Blaze Riorden sat down at Saturday’s press conference and let out a semi-sarcastic “yay.” He had, after all, been in this position before. A quarterfinals victory, albeit an upset in many people’s eyes, wasn’t going to move the needle for the […]

The Weekend Preview: Quarterfinals Edition

The Weekend Preview: Quarterfinals Edition By Josh Schafer | Sep 1, 2022 Tweet The 2022 PLL postseason is here and that means it’s time for the Cash App Challenge. The rules are simple. Pick the winners of each matchup leading into to the Cash App Championship on Sunday Sep. 18 in Philadelphia. Then, chose the […]

The Weekend Preview: PLL in SLC

The Weekend Preview: PLL in SLC By Josh Schafer | Aug 12, 2022 Tweet Since the onset of the pandemic, we’ve longed for the return to normal, for the proper image of something that looked totally different in 2020. This weekend we’ll have the PLL version of a return to normal. For the first time […]

The Weekend Preview: Throwbacks in Denver

This week’s PLL Weekend is one for nostalgia. It’s an ode to 1990 something when Walkmans, and the launch of Friends dominated pop culture. It’s an ode to 1990 something, when a trip to Colorado meant bright-colored ski gear and an emerging sports scene. It’s an ode to 1990, a time when mesh jerseys ruled the lacrosse world.

Weekend Preview: Week 8 in Dallas

Weekend Preview: Week 8 in Dallas By Josh Schafer | Jul 30, 2022 Tweet Grant Ament wasn’t happy with his play last week. After missing the first five games of the season due to injury, the reigning Eamon McEneaney Attackman of the Year didn’t instantly look like himself.  “Shooting zero percent’s never great,” Ament said. […]

The Weekend Preview: Second half starts in Fairfield

The Weekend Preview: Second half starts in Fairfield By Josh Schafer | Jul 23, 2022 Tweet The All-Star Game is behind us. So, it’s time to start talking about playoff scenarios. Through five games, Atlas, Chrome and Whipsnakes all sit atop the league at 4-1. All of them, and the 3-2 Archers, have a 99% […]