Feb 9, 2018

39e509e1-3960-4a1f-ba05-e3f9e9aa7725-medium16x9_knighthawkslogofinished2.jpg(February 9, 2018)… The Rochester Knighthawks announced today that CW Rochester will broadcast four games throughout the 2017-18 National Lacrosse League regular season. Coverage begins with a live broadcast of the Knighthawks’ Saturday night contest against the Toronto Rock at 8:00 p.m.

“We are excited to be partnering with the CW this season to bring our fans four Knighthawks broadcasts,” said Knighthawks VP of Sales John Catalano. “The CW allows us to expand our reach and expose the National Lacrosse League to a wider audience. We would also like to thank our title sponsor Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino for their continued support of Knighthawks lacrosse.”

The games will be available on cable channels 16 and 1016, and over-the-air at 13.2. DIRECTV will also carry the broadcasts on channel 14. The broadcast team of Craig “Ripper” Rybczynski and Brian Hobart will bring fans all the heart-pounding action of Knighthawks lacrosse.

Here is the Knighthawks’ TV schedule on CW Rochester: 
Date Opponent Time
Saturday, Feb. 10 vs. Toronto at 8:00 p.m. (Live)
Saturday, Feb. 17 vs. Saskatchewan at 7:30 p.m. (Live)
Saturday, March 31 vs. New England at 7:30 p.m. (Live)
Saturday, April 21 vs. New England Tape Delayed   

The Knighthawks are in their 24th season in the National Lacrosse League and are the second oldest team in the professional box lacrosse league. Rochester has won five Champion’s Cups, which is the third most in league history.

CW Rochester is a NY based station and a CW Television affiliate owned and operated by Sinclair Broadcast Group. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to 163 television stations in 77 markets, after pending transactions. Sinclair's television group reaches approximately 38.7 percent of U.S. television households and includes FOX, ABC, MyTV, CW, CBS, NBC, Univision and Azteca affiliates.

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