And then there were two…
Yes, the battle for the new National Lacrosse League Cup is set to begin this Saturday as the pair of franchises that have won five of the past six titles square off. In this best of three series the Rush and Knighthawks both possess stacked offenses, tough defenders, upper echelon goalies and championship seasoned coaching staffs.
It will come down to precision and execution as Rochester tries to topple Saskatchewan for a third and fourth time in 2018. Two areas that myself and NLL analyst Brian Shanahan believe will be keys to victory involve faceoffs and goaltending.
Listen to our conversation below:
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Andy McNamara has been a play-by-play commentator for the NLL on TSN, NLLTV.com, and world lacrosse tournaments since 2011. He’s also a sport talk host and anchor on TSN 1050 sports radio. Follow Andy on twitter @AndyMc81.