Rock looking to win two straight wins at expense of Mammoth

After a thrilling overtime victory over the Philadelphia Wings last weekend, the Toronto Rock will move on to another challenging matchup against the Colorado Mammoth. The Mammoth have had the luxury of playing every game to open the year at home. However, they’ve come out of the gates slow, losing both of their opening games…

Jones, Schreiber power Rock to win in OT thriller

It took an extra frame to decide a winner on Friday, but when the dust settled, it was the Toronto Rock who came out with the 11-10 overtime victory over the Philadelphia Wings. The term defensive battle doesn’t get thrown around too often in lacrosse, but both teams had a playoff-like intensity in their own…

Rock hoping to build on early success against Swarm

The Toronto Rock will be looking to head into the New Year with a 2-0 record when they return home on Friday, but that will be easier said than done against the Georgia Swarm. The pair of foes had contrasting seasons a year ago. Georgia won the Eastern Division while Toronto missed out on the…

Rock spoil Bandits’ home opener with 17-12 victory

The Toronto Rock walked into enemy territory and came out with a victory, beating the rival Buffalo Bandits 17-12 on Friday. However, the game couldn’t have gotten off to a worse start for the Rock. Out of the gates, they looked like a team that just went through an abbreviated two-week training camp. The Rock would…

Rock look to start 2018-19 on right foot in Buffalo

Here it is, the moment Toronto Rock players, coaches, and fans have been waiting for: the first game of the 2018-19 season. Following a trip to the East Division Final in 2017, the Rock found themselves with an improved roster heading into last season. When it was all said and done, however, Toronto found itself…

Toronto Rock name captains ahead of 2018-19 campaign

The Toronto Rock play their first game in just over a weeks time. With the season just around the corner, the team named their captains for the 2018-19 campaign. With a vacancy at captain following the departure of veteran Brodie Merrill, the Rock took the opportunity to name 24-year-old Challen Rogers as the fifth captain…

Toronto Rock 2018-19 Season Preview: Defence, goaltending, practice roster

Heading into the 2018-19 campaign, the Toronto Rock are looking different on defence. Rock veteran Sandy Chapman recently announced his retirement after 17 seasons. Without Chapman, who was one of their most reliable defenders, and Brodie Merrill, who left for San Diego in free agency, the Rock are left with holes to fill on the…

Toronto Rock 2018-19 season preview: Forwards

The 2018-19 season is right around the corner. The six-time NLL champion Toronto Rock will not be on the opening slate of games. Instead, they’ll open their season at the KeyBank Center against the rival Buffalo Bandits. Toronto had an up and down campaign in 2017-18, as they missed the playoffs for just the fourth…

Rock, Powless agree to 1-year deal

The Toronto Rock have finally inked their key offseason acquisition to a deal. On Thursday, forward Johnny Powless put pen to paper on a new one-year agreement with the Rock, the team announced. Powless was acquired by the Rock in a trade with the Calgary Roughnecks that saw Dan Taylor head out west. Due to…