The NLL officially kicks off the new-year on Friday night in Kanata, Ontario when the Ottawa Rebel welcomes the Columbus Landsharks for a 7:30pm (Eastern Time) face-off. The game will be shown live across Canada on The Score, and live across the United States on CNN/SI as the NLL Game of the Week.
On Saturday night the NLL action moves into the HSBC Arena where the Buffalo Bandits play host to the Rochester Knighthawks. The game is a key battle for positioning within the Central Division and a renewal of one of the League's best rivalries. All the action gets underway at 7:30pm (Eastern Time).
The Toronto Rock makes their first trip of the season into the United States on Saturday when they square off against the Washington Power at 7:30pm (Eastern Time). The game will be shown live throughout Canada on SportsNet as the NLL Game of the Week.
Fri. Jan 4, Columbus Landsharks at Ottawa Rebel 7:30pm, Corel Centre
TV: CNN/SI; The Score
Record: Columbus (5th place, NLL Central Division); Ottawa (4th place, NLL Northern Division)
Tickets: At Corel Centre Box Office, through Ticketmaster Charge-by-Phone at (613) 755-111 and online at Ticketmaster.ca
Sat. Jan 5 Rochester Knighthawks at Buffalo Bandits, 7:30pm, HSBC Arena
Radio: Rochester-WYSL (1040-AM); Buffalo-WSNA (107.7-FM)
Record: Rochester (Tied for 1st place, NLL Central Division); Buffalo (4th place, NLL Central Division)
Tickets: At HSBC Arena Box Office, through Tickets Charge-by-Phone at (888) 223-6000 and online at Tickets.com
Sat. Jan 5 Toronto Rock at Washington Power, 7:30pm, Capital Centre
Radio: Toronto- The Fan (590-AM)
Record: Toronto (1st place, NLL Northern Division); Washington (1st place, NLL Eastern Division)
Tickets: At Capital Centre Box Office, through Charge-by-Phone at (866) 769-3752 and online at Ticketmaster.com