Major League Lacrosse announced today it has reached an agreement with MSG Networks to broadcast regular season matches. A total of 18 games will be broadcast on MSG+ including eight New York Lizards games. A full schedule can be found below.
“We are thrilled to have MSG carry our games again this year,” said Major League Lacrosse Commissioner David Gross. “Together with our other regional broadcast partners it will ensure that every game of the 2014 season is available to our fans.”
“We are proud to partner with Major League Lacrosse to bring New York area fans professional lacrosse games this season,” said Daniel Ronayne, general manager and executive vice president, MSG Networks. “The sport’s popularity continues to grow, especially on the Lizards’ home turf of Long Island, and we look forward to an exciting lineup of games.”
Play by play duties will once again be handled by a variety of commentators, including Joe Beninati, Eamon McAnaney, Tom Werme, Dave LaMont, John Meterparel, Steve Warzala, Mike Evans and Todd Bell.
Evan Washburn, Quint Kessenich, Ron Zwerin, Paul Carcaterra, Kevin Finneran, Buggs Combs, Brendan McDaniels, Kevin Boland, Alex Sturges and JJ Morrissey will provide color commentary.
2014 MAJOR LEAGUE LACROSSE
MSG+ TELECAST SCHEDULE
Saturday 4/26/2014 Ohio Machine at Charlotte Hounds 7:00 PM (LIVE)
Friday 5/2/2014 Boston Cannons at Rochester Rattlers 7:30 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 5/3/2014 New York Lizards at Chesapeake Bayhawks 7:00 PM (LIVE)
Sunday 5/4/2014 Ohio Machine at Denver Outlaws 5:00 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 5/10/2014 Ohio Machine at Florida Launch 7:00 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 5/17/2014 New York Lizards at Ohio Machine 8:00 PM (Tape Delay)
Friday 5/30/2014 Boston Cannons at New York Lizards 7:30 PM (LIVE)
Sunday 6/1/2014 Florida Launch at Rochester Rattlers 1:00 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 6/7/2014 Denver Outlaws at Charlotte Hounds 7:30 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 6/14/2014 New York Lizards at Denver Outlaws 9:00 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 6/21/2014 Charlotte Hounds at New York Lizards 7:00 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 6/28/2014 Boston Cannons at Charlotte Hounds 7:00 PM (LIVE)
Thursday 7/3/2014 Florida Launch at New York Lizards 7:30 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 7/5/2014 Rochester Rattlers at Charlotte Hounds 7:00 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 7/19/2014 New York Lizards at Boston Cannons 6:00 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 7/26/2014 Boston Cannons at Florida Launch 7:00 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 8/2/2014 Florida Launch at Boston Cannons 3:00 PM (LIVE)
Saturday 8/9/2014 Denver Outlaws at New York Lizards 5:30 PM (LIVE)
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