Power Rankings: MLR Round 15

1. New England Free Jacks (Last Week: 1) Their run in schedule is brutal: after playing ATL on Friday May 13th, they'll travel to Toronto for a Thursday game on May 19th, sit around for a week and a half, host NOLA, then finish with New York coming to town five days later. If they … Continue reading Power Rankings: MLR Round 15

State of the Race: MLR’s Western Conference – Round 15

https://twitter.com/usmlr/status/1526229077174231041 The The Playoffs 1. (x)Austin Gilgronis Remaining Schedule: @ UTAH, v. SD, @ HOU In Control 2. LA Giltinis Remaining Schedule: @ DAL, @ UTAH, v. SEA 3. Houston SaberCats Remaining Schedule: @ DC, @ SEA, v. AUS In The Hunt 4. San Diego Legion Remaining Schedule: @ NOLA, @ AUS, BYE Fading Fast … Continue reading State of the Race: MLR’s Western Conference – Round 15

State of the Race: MLR’s Eastern Conference – Round 15

https://twitter.com/usmlr/status/1526229706298871810 In The Playoffs 1. (x)New England Free Jacks Remaining Schedule: @ TOR, v. NOLA, v. NY In Control 2. Rugby New York Remaining Schedule: v. ATL, @ DC, @ NE 3. Rugby ATL Remaining Schedule: @ NY, v. TOR, v. NOLA Fading Fast 4. Toronto Arrows Remaining Schedule: v. NE, @ ATL, v. DC … Continue reading State of the Race: MLR’s Eastern Conference – Round 15

Spoiler Alert: MLR Round 15

A 4-2 week pushes us up to 57-24 on the year. With multiple playoff spots on the line, we've entered the back of the season. Quick picks are in bold. Bye(s): Austin Gilgronis New England Free Jacks v. Rugby ATL Toronto Arrows v. Dallas Jackals Houston SaberCats v. Utah Warriors NOLA Gold v. Old Glory … Continue reading Spoiler Alert: MLR Round 15

State of the Race: MLR’s Western Conference – Round 14

https://twitter.com/usmlr/status/1523680125849538563 In Control 1. Austin Gilgronis Remaining Schedule: BYE, @ UTAH, v. SD, @ HOU 2. LA Giltinis Remaining Schedule: @ SD, @ DAL, @ UTAH, v. SEA 3. Houston SaberCats Remaining Schedule: v. UTAH, @ DC, @ SEA, v. AUS In The Hunt 4. San Diego Legion Remaining Schedule: v. LA, @ NOLA, @ … Continue reading State of the Race: MLR’s Western Conference – Round 14

State of the Race: MLR’s Eastern Conference – Round 14

https://twitter.com/usmlr/status/1523682757850718209 In The Playoffs 1. (x)New England Free Jacks Remaining Schedule: v. ATL, @ TOR, v. NOLA, v. NY In Control 2. Rugby New York Remaining Schedule: v. SEA, v. ATL, @ DC, @ NE 3. Rugby ATL Remaining Schedule: @ NE, @ NY, v. TOR, v. NOLA Fading Fast 4. Toronto Arrows Remaining Schedule: … Continue reading State of the Race: MLR’s Eastern Conference – Round 14

USA Rugby World Cup Bids Approved

It was expected for several months, but that didn’t make the announcement any less exciting. Earlier today, World Rugby voted unanimously to approve USA Rugby as the host of the 2031 men’s and 2023 women’s World Cups. As expected, England was named the host of the 2025 women’s event, while Australia will host in 2027 … Continue reading USA Rugby World Cup Bids Approved

3 Things: MLR Round 14

The Eastern Playoff Berths are Basically Sealed Dear Arrows, thank you for playing. While the Free Jacks are the first team to lock in a playoff spot, Toronto's loss against New York was even more consequential. With just four games to go and an eleven point gap between third and fourth place, the Eastern field … Continue reading 3 Things: MLR Round 14

Today’s Results Are Unlikely to Alter the Trade Market

The MLR Trade and Signing Deadline is just a day away. Today’s action is unlikely to dramatically impact any moves. Entering this weekend, teams seemed focused on shoring up the edges and complying with salary cap rules. Only the Jackals seemed focused on bringing in new players, and that’s driven by a need to fulfill … Continue reading Today’s Results Are Unlikely to Alter the Trade Market