Matchup Preview: Baptiste vs. Farrell

The Week 5 matchups pit two of the best faceoff specialists in the League against each other when Atlas’ Trevor Baptiste steps up to the stripe against Chrome’s Connor Farrell. It’ll be a battle of speed and power.

Crease Collapse of the Week: Cade van Raaphorst

Crease Collapse of the Week: Cade van Raaphorst By Joe Keegan PLL Analyst Jun 22, 2022 A defender’s duty isn’t done when their assignment passes out of the dodge; they’re done when they gain possession or the shot clock strikes :00. The best off-ball defenders wait until the :52 expires to exhale. They hunt for […]

Player of the Week: Trevor Baptiste

Two-time Paul Cantabene Faceoff Athlete of the Year Trevor Baptiste (Atlas LC) dominated in Week 2. Baptiste won 83.3% of faceoffs, buried a goal, dished an assist, and tallied a second assist on a tic tac toe fast break goal.

Head-to-Head Matchup Preview: Rexrode vs. Lyle

Both the Cannons and Atlas had a lot to be happy about following their opening weekend victories. Now as the two teams look ahead to the upcoming weekend in Charlotte, they’ll face off against one another in a rematch of last season’s quarterfinals. With quite a few storylines to keep an eye on in this game, perhaps one of the most exciting is the matchup between Lyle Thompson and Michael Rexrode.

Danny Logan: Lockdown SSDM

Danny Logan is a fifth pole on the field for Atlas LC. The Denver product won the 2021 George Boiardi Hard Hat SSDM Award as a rookie – and he continues to prove he can match up with any time of dodger.