STADIUM PARTNERS WITH MAJOR LEAGUE LACROSSE TO BROADCAST TWELVE GAMES NATIONALLY
First Event Friday, May 31 Exclusively on Stadium
CHICAGO – Stadium, the first 24/7 multi-platform sports network, today announced a new partnership with Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the longest running professional field lacrosse league. Stadium will air twelve games throughout the 2019 season and produce weekly segments featured in Stadium’s daily studio programming.
Major League Lacrosse joins Stadium’s already extensive live lacrosse lineup that has showcased over 150 collegiate lacrosse games in the last year, including ranked matchups featuring Army West Point, Boston University, Colgate, Duke, Johns Hopkins, Lehigh, Loyola (MD), Navy and Virginia, the 2019 National Champions.
Fans can now experience Major League Lacrosse on Stadium’s wide distribution platform, including The Roku Channel, Pluto TV, Twitch, Samsung TV Plus, XUMO, Sling TV, PlaystationVue, fuboTV, Stadium over-the-air channels across the country, and WatchStadium.com.
“The sport of lacrosse has been an important component to Stadium since our inception and we’re excited to partner with Major League Lacrosse for the 2019 season,” said Stadium CEO Jason Coyle. “The experience and vision shown by the new leadership team at MLL has been a tremendous addition to the league and we’re all looking forward to the upcoming season.”
“We are thrilled to partner with such an innovative broadcaster,” said Alexander Brown, MLL Commissioner. “Stadium’s diverse ownership group and expansive distribution will allow lacrosse fans nationwide to see the absolute best our game has to offer, anytime, anywhere on multiple devices.”
The full schedule of MLL on Stadium can be found below:
Stadium MLL Live Game Schedule
Friday May 31, 2019 Denver Outlaws @ New York Lizards 7:30 PM ET
Sunday June 9, 2019 Boston Cannons @ Dallas Rattlers 4:00 PM ET
Friday June 21, 2019 Dallas Rattlers @ Atlanta Blaze 8:00 PM ET
Thursday July 4, 2019 Chesapeake Bayhawks @ Denver Outlaws 9:00 PM ET
Sunday July 7, 2019 New York Lizards @ Atlanta Blaze 4:00 PM ET
Thursday July 11, 2019 Boston Cannons @ New York Lizards 12:00 PM ET
Sunday July 14, 2019 Chesapeake Bayhawks @ Dallas Rattlers 4:00 PM ET
Saturday August 17, 2019 Boston Cannons @ Chesapeake Bayhawks 7:00 PM ET
Saturday August 24, 2019 New York Lizards @ Denver Outlaws 9:00 PM ET
Sunday August 25, 2019 Dallas Rattlers @ Chesapeake Bayhawks 5:00 PM ET
Saturday September 7, 2019 Atlanta Blaze @ Dallas Rattlers 8:00 PM ET
Saturday September 21, 2019 Dallas Rattlers @ Boston Cannons 5:00 PM ET
For Stadium inquiries contact: Anthony Mazzuca —- AMazzuca@WatchStadium.com
Stadium is the original multi-platform sports network featuring exclusive live and on-demand games and events, extensive highlights, classic games, original programming, and daily live studio programming. Stadium includes a 24/7 linear feed distributed across both digital and broadcast platforms, as well as a comprehensive array of on-demand (VOD) digital content including additional live games and events. Stadium is owned by a collection of industry leaders including Sinclair Broadcast Group, BAMTech, the NHL, the PGA TOUR, and Meredith Corp. To learn more, visit: http://watchstadium.com/
About Major League Lacrosse:
Major League Lacrosse (MLL), based in Boston, is the premier professional field lacrosse league. MLL has led lacrosse’s growth into the mainstream of competitive team sports since 2001. In the spring of 2018, MLL entered into new leadership for the first time in 14 years when it selected Alexander Brown as the Commissioner. Since that time MLL has been on an aggressive path towards sustainably developing and growing the league. The league currently features six teams: The Atlanta Blaze, Boston Cannons, Chesapeake Bayhawks, Dallas Rattlers, Denver Outlaws, and New York Lizards. Tickets for the 2019 season and the 2019 All-Star Game are available on majorleaguelacrosse.com.