Saskatchewan Rush

NLL scraps plans for shortened 2020-21 season

Feb 3, 2021 | 2:08pm

The National Lacrosse League has cancelled plans for an abbreviated 2020-21 season due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The league said in a statement it will now focus on starting a full season this fall. The NLL had said in October it was targeting the weekend of April 9-11 to begin a 2020-21 campaign. The […]

NLL making plans for 2021 season

Oct 28, 2020 | 12:11pm

If all goes well, the National Lacrosse League will be starting next season in April. On Wednesday, the league said it is looking at the April 9th weekend to begin play.  The league usually starts in December or January. Training camps would begin in March.  It is not known at this time how many games […]

National Lacrosse League cancels remainder of season

Jun 4, 2020 | 1:03pm

The National Lacrosse League will not be declaring a champ this season. The league had been hoping to resume operations after COVID-19 shut it down in mid-March, but on Thursday it was decided to shift operations towards the 2020-21 season and call an end to this year. After an exhaustive effort weighing all of the […]

National Lacrosse League cancels remainder of regular season

Apr 8, 2020 | 4:00pm

They are not cancelling the season altogether, but the National Lacrosse League will not play the remainder of its regular season due to COVID-19. In a release from the league on Wednesday, they say the league will continue to look at possible scenarios in which return-to-play is determined to be both safe and “beneficial for […]

Rush edge Mammoth in season-opening road win

Nov 30, 2019 | 11:02am

The Saskatchewan Rush opened the 2019-2020 National Lacrosse League (NLL) season with a 9-8 win over the Colorado Mammoth on Friday night in Denver. Robert Church lead the way offensively with an eight-point night, tallying three goals and five helpers. Mark Matthews picked up a goal and four assists. Rush goalie Evan Kirk stopped 34 […]