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Lacrosse Classified

Hosted by Jake Elliott and Evan Schemenauer

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2019-5-21

Josh Byrne, Dan MacRae: Lacrosse Classified, Ep. 28

This week on X-Treme Threads Lacrosse Classified, Jake and Evan break down Game 1 of the NLL finals and look at how dominating goalies have been in this year's playoffs. Josh Byrne and Dan MacRae join the show.


Our first guest is Josh Byrne of the Buffalo Bandits and Chaos of the PLL. We discuss Game 1 of the finals, the adjustments the Bandits need to make, who is taking care of the cable bill between him and roommate Dhane Smith, what it's like to have John Tavares as a head coach in addition to looking ahead to the PLL season.


Our second guest is the captain of the Calgary Roughnecks and the coach of the Burlington Chiefs Junior A team, Dan MacRae. We discuss his take on Game 1 of the finals, Christian Del Bianco's performance, his critical goal in Game 1 and the contributions of players such as Dane Dobbie and Jesse King.


To wrap things up, we have another round of Stampede Tack's #WhoYaGot, where Evan stayed alive in the playoff race by picking the Roughnecks in Game 1. Also, we cover what the Vancouver Warriors lineup have looked like today. It's quite amazing what could have been.


As always a big thank you to our other sponsors, Pure Vita Labs and Associated Labels and Packaging.

2019-5-21

Josh Byrne, Dan MacRae: Lacrosse Classified, Ep. 28

This week on X-Treme Threads Lacrosse Classified, Jake and Evan break down Game 1 of the NLL finals and look at how dominating goalies have been in this year's playoffs. Josh Byrne and Dan MacRae join the show.


Our first guest is Josh Byrne of the Buffalo Bandits and Chaos of the PLL. We discuss Game 1 of the finals, the adjustments the Bandits need to make, who is taking care of the cable bill between him and roommate Dhane Smith, what it's like to have John Tavares as a head coach in addition to looking ahead to the PLL season.


Our second guest is the captain of the Calgary Roughnecks and the coach of the Burlington Chiefs Junior A team, Dan MacRae. We discuss his take on Game 1 of the finals, Christian Del Bianco's performance, his critical goal in Game 1 and the contributions of players such as Dane Dobbie and Jesse King.


To wrap things up, we have another round of Stampede Tack's #WhoYaGot, where Evan stayed alive in the playoff race by picking the Roughnecks in Game 1. Also, we cover what the Vancouver Warriors lineup have looked like today. It's quite amazing what could have been.


As always a big thank you to our other sponsors, Pure Vita Labs and Associated Labels and Packaging.

2019-5-14

Dhane Smith, Jesse King: Lacrosse Classified, Ep. 27

This week on an all new X-Treme Threads Lacrosse Classified, Jake and Evan discuss fans actions on social media and scapegoats for playoff losses and a recap of the two NLL division finals.


Our first guest is the Great Dhane himself, Dhane Smith of the Buffalo Bandits, Six Nations Chiefs and the Chaos Lacrosse Club of the PLL. Smith, a prolific scorer in the NLL and the record holder for most points in a season, talks about the success of the Bandits this year, his close relationship with teammate Josh Byrne, and the upcoming PLL season.


Our second guest is Ohio State alumni, and forward for the Calgary Roughnecks and Victoria Shamrocks, Jesse King. King, who was traded from the Georgia Swarm to the Roughnecks this offseason, then missed a good portion of this season with a knee injury, has yet to lose a game since returning to the Roughnecks lineup. He discusses what it was like going through the issues with his knee, his outlook on the upcoming NLL final, what it's going to be like playing with his brother in Victoria this summer and the life lessons he learned at Ohio State.


Then we wrap things up with another round of Stampede Tack #WhoYaGot, with Evan down two in the playoff standings and discuss rule changes in the WLA this summer.


As always a big thank you to our other sponsors, Pure Vita Labs and Associated Labels and Packaging.

2019-5-7

Pat Coyle, Tyson Geick: Lacrosse Classified, Ep. 26

This week on X-Treme Threads Lacrosse Classified, we recap a crazy opening week in the NLL playoffs and analyze just how the Colorado Mammoth managed to upset the Saskatchewan Rush. Our guests today are Pat Coyle and Tyson Geick.

 

Our first guest, Pat Coyle, holds a number of hats in the lacrosse community, including the head coach and general manager of the Colorado Mammoth, the head coach of the Coquitlam Jr. A Adanacs, the defending Minto Cup champions, and the assistant coach of Team Canada's squad for the upcoming world championships. We dissect the Mammoth's game plan against Saskatchewan and what needs to happen to advance to the NLL Cup Final against Calgary this week.


Our second guest, Tyson Geick, was the analyst and producer of NLL TV for two seasons. When that disbanded this year, Tyson created the NLL Flash to produce engaging content with viewers, in partnership with many of the top NLL insiders and analysts from across the league.


We then wrap things up with another round of Stampede Tack #WhoYaGot, talk about the opening weeks of the BC Jr. A league and could expansion in Vegas work as has been rumored.


As always we thank our other sponsors, Associated Labels and Packaging and Pure Vita Labs.

2019-4-23

Dillon Ward, Corey Small: Lacrosse Classified

This week on the X-Treme Threads Lacrosse Classified podcast, we recap Week 19 in the NLL.


Our first guest is the goaltender for the Colorado Mammoth, Denver Outlaws and Team Canada, Dillon Ward. Ward is a prior goaltender of the year award-winner in the NLL. We discuss the Mammoth's season to date and what to expect in the playoffs.


Our second guest is Corey Small, a new addition to the Buffalo Bandits this year. Small is also a member of the Peterborough Lakers. We discuss his adaptation to playing with the Bandits, what it's like to play for John Tavares and the chances of a three-peat in Peterborough.


Then, we have another edition of Stampede Tack's Who Ya Got as Jumbo prepares for his photo shoot.


As always a thank you to our sponsors, Pure Vita Labs and Associated Labels and Packaging.

2019-4-16

Derek Keenan, Matt Sawyer: Lacrosse Classified, Ep. 23

This week on an all new X-Treme Threads Lacrosse Classified, Jake & Evan recap week 18 in the NLLand discuss the importance of faceoffs in the NLL. Also Evan continues to expand his lead in Stampede Tack #WhoYaGot.


Our first guest is the head coach and general manager of the Saskatchewan Rush, Derek Keenan. Keenan, who up until recently held the rookie scoring record, has won three NLL championships in the last four years, and has also won general manager of the year and the Les Bartley award for head coach of the year three times each.


Our second guest is Matt Sawyer, head coach of the Toronto and Oakville Rock. Sawyer, who hails from Orangeville, Ontario has won three Minto Cups as a head coach and two as a player. He has been the head coach of the Rock for the past three seasons.


Then to wrap things off it’s another round of Stampede Tack #WhoYaGot with time running out for Jake to make up the seven-game gap between him and Evan, and we discuss the playoff scenarios in the NLL heading into the final two weeks.


As always a big thank you to our sponsors, Associated Labels and Packaging and Pure Vita Labs.