Awesome: Goaltending, Jeff Shattler, Rush defense, post-game f-bombs, and Les Bartley.
Not awesome: Begging for attention from TV networks, NLL TV not making game 3 available, and Rochester’s loosies.
Awesome: The Knighthawks in general and Matt Vinc specifically, Jeff Shattler, Ashley Docking, the Yale Bulldogs, and an Iannucci sighting!
Not awesome: Dan Dawson replacing Curtis Knight
Awesome: Defense and transition, Chris O’Dougherty’s team wins WA state championship, and the Rush: former laughing stock to four finals in a row.
Not awesome: Billy Dee, Knighthawks losing Sid Smith, the bye week, and the MLL’s player relations.
Awesome: Both division final games! All the goaltenders, Jake Withers, Toronto and Washington’s championships.
Not awesome: Lazy play and penalties at the end of each game, broadcasters using “secret” short forms.
NLL Awards picks plus:
Awesome: The NLL Cup, Matt Vinc, Rochester, Colorado’s first half, Colorado/Calgary’s 4th quarter.
Not awesome: Colorado’s third quarter, who should take a penalty shot, and should Colorado fire Pat Coyle?
Awesome: Joey Cupido, Vancouver, Lax AllStars, Mark Matthews
Not awesome: Rock and Mammoth goaltending, Rock power play, and the “proverlap”
Awesome: The crazy east division, Aaron Bold, Andrew Suitor, Tucker out Lymphoma night, Rock offense, Calgary offense
Not awesome: Stealth defense, Stealth defense, Stealth defense
Awesome: Rock first half, NLL comes together for Humboldt, new video feeds next year.
Not awesome: Rock second half, Bandits second half, missed dead ball foul calls.
Awesome: Dan Lintner, Randy Staats, Jesse King, and Dan Dawson' sister.
Not awesome: Loud music during broadcasts, volume changes, and Toronto's offense... again.
Awesome: Vaughn Harris, Joey Cupido, Todd Labranche.
Not awesome: Rock offense against Colorado, New England’s drop from first to last, and ignorant fans who hate goalies.