The National Lacrosse League (NLL), the largest men’s indoor professional league, has released the updated schedule for the 2018-2019 regular season.
All teams will play a full 18 game schedule. Games that were cancelled from the first two weekends have been rescheduled. The regular season will run from December 15ththrough the last weekend of April.
The Georgia Swarm’s home game against the Saskatchewan Rush originally scheduled for Dec. 1 has been rescheduled for Sunday, Jan. 27. Faceoff at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Field at Infinite Energy Arena is set for 4:05 p.m. ET. The game will be presented by IceByrd Frozen Yogurt, and early-arriving fans will receive a Stinger snow globe.
“We are excited to be able to play a full slate of 18 regular season games and put the CBA negotiations behind us,” said NLL Commissioner Nick Sakiewicz. “Fans will not only get a complete season, but also see much improved broadcast quality on B/R Live and receive more access to the League than ever before. Significant enhancements to broadcast production have been made during the off season and, NLL Productions in collaboration with our transformational B/R Live partnership will provide an unprecedented viewing experience for the fans unlocking the potential of our league.”
The season will commence when the Buffalo Bandits face off against the Philadelphia Wings at the Wells Fargo Center on December 15th. In addition to the start of the season, the Saskatchewan Rush are set to host the Rochester Knighthawks in the much anticipated 2018 NLL Finals rematch. January 19th marks the only time the Rush and Knighthawks will meet this season.
To view the entire 2018-19 regular season schedule, visit NLL.com.
Season tickets and single game tickets for all teams and games can be found at NLL.com/tickets. Fans can follow along and post about opening weekend using #LaxOn.
About the National Lacrosse League
The National Lacrosse League (NLL) is North America’s premier professional indoor lacrosse league. Founded in 1986, the NLL ranks third in average attendance for pro indoor sports worldwide, behind only the NHL and NBA. The League is comprised of 12 franchises across the United States and Canada: Buffalo Bandits, Calgary Roughnecks, Colorado Mammoth, Georgia Swarm, New England Black Wolves, Philadelphia Wings, Rochester Knighthawks, San Diego Seals, Saskatchewan Rush, Toronto Rock, Vancouver Warriors and Halifax ‘19. For more information, visit NLL.com and find the NLL on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.