After several months of rumors and much anticipation, the growing city of Halifax, Nova Scotia will be home to another professional sports franchise. The National Lacrosse League (NLL) recently announced the Rochester Knighthawks will relocate to the Maritime region commencing the 2019-2020 season. “Known as a great events city with a passionate, loyal, and hungry fan base for major league sports, Halifax proved to be an ideal location for our league’s expansion in Canada,” explained NLL Commissioner Nick Sakiewicz.
In press conferences today, the National Lacrosse League announced that Halifax, NS is gaining a franchise and that a new expansion franchise will be forming in Rochester, NY.
With the costs of attending professional sports, it is becoming difficult to find experiences that offer the full return on investment. A trip to Banditland is easily affordable and a ton of fun. Going to a Buffalo Bandits game will no doubt result in one thing … a return trip!
Whichever team wins the NLL Championship this 2018 season, they will raise a new trophy over their heads in celebration.
This week’s podcast looks at the differences between field and box lacrosse and Calgary’s bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic Games.
Although the attendance for the Toronto Rock has fallen off a bit, there is no doubt that the Rock remain a fantastic, exciting sports experience that the whole family can enjoy. With prices continuing to increase for the other sports that share the Scotiabank Arena, the Rock remains the most economical choice of the bunch. What else can be said except that the NLL in Toronto remains Rock Solid!