Tag Archive | NLL

New York Riptide Select Cornell’s Jeff Teat With First Overall Pick in 2020 NLL Draft

With the first overall selection in the 2020 National Lacrosse League Draft on Thursday evening, the New York Riptide picked forward Jeff Teat from Cornell University and the Brampton Excelsiors. With the selection, Teat becomes the first player in Big Red history to be selected No. 1 overall in an NLL Draft. “When we knew […]

New England Acquires Jacob Ruest and the 24th overall pick in trade with Colorado Mammoth

In the 2020 NLL Entry Draft, held virtually for the first time in history, the New England Black Wolves traded their second round picks (18th & 33rd overall) to the Colorado Mammoth for Jacob Ruest and the 24th overall selection. With the 24th pick, the Black Wolves drafted Charlie Kitchen. “We’ve had our eye on […]

Alex Buque is Back with the New England Black Wolves

It was announced that the New England Black Wolves have acquired Alex Buque from the New York Riptide in exchange for a 2022 NLL Draft fifth round pick. The transaction is pending league approval. Per team policy, no details were released. Buque, a six-year NLL goalkeeper, returns to the Black Wolves after being picked up […]

New England Black Wolves Acquire Ryan Conrad in Trade with Toronto

The New England Black Wolves announced today the team has acquired the playing rights of Ryan Conrad from the Toronto Rock. The trade is in exchange for the Black Wolves’ fourth round selection (67th overall) of the 2020 Nationa​l Lacrosse League (NLL) Entry Draft. Per team policy, no details were released. Conrad was drafted in […]

Black Wolves lacrosse leadership returns

It was announced that the New England Black Wolves coaching and management staff will return to the organization. General Manager and Head Coach Glenn Clark, Assistant General Manager and Defensive Coordinator Clem D’Orazio and Offensive Coordinator Darryl Gibson have agreed to multi-year extensions. Terms of the agreements were not disclosed. Clark will begin his sixth […]

Black Wolves Welcome Brad Smith to New England

It was announced that the New England Black Wolves have signed Brad Smith to a two-year deal. Per team policy, no details were released. The 2019 Duke University graduate, comes to the Black Wolves after winning the Premier Lacrosse Championship on August 9th with fellow Black Wolf Joe Nardella. Smith and the Whipsnakes defeated the […]

New York Riptide Sign Clayton

The New York Riptide announced that the team has signed goaltender Nolan Clayton to a one-year contract. Per team policy, no terms were released. Clayton saw action in six games for the Vancouver Warriors during the 2020 season, playing 22 minutes in net. He had a goals against average of 18.96 and a save percentage […]