• Rochester to pick sixth and seventh overall(September 26, 2016)… For the Rochester Knighthawks it’s déjà vu all over again at the National Lacrosse League Entry Draft. For the second straight season, the Knighthawks own two first-round picks and have a total of six selections. It was just a year ago that Rochester selected Graeme Hossack second overall and followed that up by taking Brad Gillies with the ninth overall pick. The draft also yielded defenseman Adam Bomberry in the second roun

  • (September 23, 2016)… The National Lacrosse League has teamed up with New Era Cap to present the official 9FIFTY snapback hat for the 2016 NLL Draft! #ThisIsTheCap that will be worn on-stage when future NLL stars are welcomed to the league after hearing their names called at the podium. Fans are on the clock with these limited edition caps on sale now (while supplies last). Click here to order your official Rochester Knighthawks New Era Draft Cap.  Watch the 2016 NLL Entry Draft live on NLL.

  • Rochester owns two first-round picks in Sept. 26 Draft (September 22, 2016)… There was no offseason this summer for the Rochester Knighthawks’ scouting department, as they traveled around the U.S. and Canada identifying future impact players. On Monday, Sept. 26, the Knighthawks will add six players to their roster at the 2016 National Lacrosse League Entry Draft. The six-round draft will begin at 7:00 p.m. at the Toronto Rock Athletic Centre in Oakville, Ontario. Rochester will kick off the

  • Rochester opens season with Thursday night showdown against Toronto (September 20, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks will kick off their 23rd season in the National Lacrosse League with a pair of home games at Connors & Ferris Field at The Blue Cross Arena. The Knighthawks, who announced their complete schedule this afternoon, will battle the rival Toronto Rock on Thursday, Dec. 29 at 7:30 p.m. to usher in the 2017 campaign. The following week, Rochester will host the New England Black Wol

  • Rochester to play its first Thursday night home game(September 15, 2016)… It will be a historic Opening Night on Dec. 29 at Connors & Ferris Field at The Blue Cross Arena when the Rochester Knighthawks host the Toronto Rock. The 7:30 p.m. contest marks the first time in team history that the Knighthawks will play a Thursday night home game. “We are excited to kick off our 23rd season at home,” said Knighthawks Director of Tickets Nate Snyder. “This is a great opportunity for families

  • The 2016 National Lacrosse League Combine will take place from Saturday, Sept. 24 to Sunday, Sept. 25 to open draft weekend at Toronto Rock Athletic Centre (TRAC) in Oakville, Ontario. The Combine opens on Saturday with the first session set for 6 p.m. ET. On Sunday, the first practice session begins at 9 a.m. with day-long lacrosse activities culminating with the annual Prospects Game scrimmage at noon followed by team interviews.At the Combine, players will have the opportunity to showcase th

  • (September 19, 2016)… Anticipation is building for one of the biggest weekends on the National Lacrosse League calendar. In one week, the lacrosse world will once again descend on the Toronto Rock Athletic Centre in Oakville, Ontario for the League’s annual Combine, Entry Draft and Awards Ceremony. Beginning at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 26, the six-round NLL Entry Draft will see 57 hopefuls take their first steps to becoming pro lacrosse players as they are selected by one of the nine teams

  • (September 7, 2016)… Here is your chance to have a professional athlete visit your school. The Rochester Knighthawks are offering three FREE programs to all schools in Monroe County: Healthy Hawks, We Got Your Back and Lacrosse 101. The community initiatives, which range in topics from healthy living to anti-bullying, are conducted by a Knighthawks player and include great student-player interaction. “It’s a lot of fun to meet all of our young fans and teach them important life lessons,”