10 Man Ride

10 Man Ride: Two-man trends

34.5% of all settled shots were initiated with a two-man game in 2021 — up from 24.6% in 2020. Every team (besides Chrome LC) increased their two-man rate (i.e. the percentage of settled shots initiated by a two-man game).

10 Man Ride: Championship Preview

10 Man Ride: Championship Preview By Joe Keegan PLL Analyst Sep 17, 2021 CLEAR! The ride is on. It’s Championship Weekend. After leading 6-3 through three quarters of the 2020 Championship, Chaos LC collapsed. Zed Williams and Whipsnakes LC roared back with a 9-0 final frame. The rematch is set for Sunday at 12PM ET […]

10 Man Ride: Quarterfinals Recap

10 Man Ride: Quarterfinals Recap By Joe Keegan PLL Analyst Aug 24, 2021 CLEAR! The ride is on. The semifinals are set: Atlas LC, Chaos LC, Waterdogs LC, and Whipsnakes LC are headed to Philadelphia. Let’s recap the quarterfinals with 10 bullets: 1. CrowdStrike Defender of the Week: Jack Rowlett Jack Rowlett (Chaos LC) dominated […]

10 Man Ride: Invert Szn

10 Man Ride: Invert Szn By Joe Keegan PLL Analyst Aug 17, 2021 CLEAR! The ride is on. The playoff bracket is set. Waterdogs LC has secured a spot in the semifinals in Philadelphia. Atlas, Archers, Redwoods, Whipsnakes, Chaos, and Cannons will compete in the quarterfinals in Salt Lake City. Let’s recap the final weekend […]

10 Man Ride: Family Style

10 Man Ride: Family Style By Joe Keegan PLL Analyst Aug 3, 2021 CLEAR! The ride is on. Six teams (Atlas, Waterdogs, Archers, Redwoods, Whipsnakes, and Chaos) have clinched a playoff spot. Cannons and Chrome will fight for the final spot next week in Albany. Let’s recap the penultimate weekend of the regular season. 1. […]

10 Man Ride: Trends to watch in last two weeks

10 Man Ride: Trends to watch in last two weeks By Joe Keegan PLL Analyst Jul 27, 2021 CLEAR! The ride is on. Let’s take a look at some statistical trends from around the league at the All-Star break. 1. Chrome’s slow-to-go defensive scheme The two best defenses against unassisted shots – Redwoods (18.8%) and Chrome […]

10 Man Ride: “This is playoffs” – Lyle

10 Man Ride: “This is playoffs” – Lyle By Joe Keegan PLL Analyst Jul 13, 2021 CLEAR! The ride is on. With two weeks remaining in the regular season, every team sits between 4-2 and 2-4. There are two races to watch: The top seed earns a first-round bye, and the bottom seed misses the postseason […]

10 Man Ride: 647 (and counting)

10 Man Ride: 647 (and counting) By Joe Keegan PLL Analyst Jul 6, 2021 CLEAR! The ride is on. We’re four weeks and five games apiece into the 2021 season. Let’s try to cover all of Week 4 on Long Island with 10 bullet points. 1. Paul Rabil: 647 career points (and counting) With the […]

10 Man Ride: Penalty kills > Powerplays

10 Man Ride: Penalty kills > Powerplays By Joe Keegan PLL Analyst Jun 29, 2021 CLEAR! The ride is on. Week 3 is in the books. Chrome (+305) snapped the Whipsnakes’ 672-day winning streak. Cannons lost another heartbreaker; they’re now 1-3 despite having the second-best score differential. Let’s try to cover the whole field with […]