New York Lizards

Kyle Hartzell of the New York Lizards celebrates after scoring the game-winning goal in overtime against the Denver Outlaws at James M. Shuart Stadium on August 9, 2014 in Hempstead, New York. Lizards defeated the Outlaws 12-11 in OT. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Lizards Star Hartzell Honoring Late Father On Field

“I think that every day I step onto the field, it’s for him,” New York defenseman Kyle Hartzell says. “I play for him. I let it be known that my dad was a big part of my life.”

04/27/2015

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Schwartz: New Lizards Midfielder Paul Rabil Will Make Impact In More Ways Than One

In a blockbuster trade last week, the New York Lizards of Major League Lacrosse acquired Rabil from the Boston Cannons, and he’s bringing his game and his brand to the lacrosse hotbed of Long Island.

01/12/2015

Rob Pannell #3 of the New York Lizards in action against Garrett Thul #9 of the Florida Launch during their Major League Lacrosse game at Shuart Stadium on July 3, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Just Win, Baby! — By At Least 5 Goals…

They’ve already clinched a berth in the Major League Lacrosse playoffs, but the New York Lizards still have a chance to host a postseason game if things go their way on Saturday.

08/08/2014

Greg Gurenlian of the New York Lizards is introduced prior to a game against the Rochester Rattlers at James M. Shuart Stadium on July 27, 2013 in Hempstead, New York. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Schwartz: A Chat With Greg Gurenlian, The Beloved ‘Beast’ Of NY

Nicknames can be born in many different ways. In the case of New York Lizards star Greg Gurenlian, it was hatched as a joke.

06/13/2014

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Schwartz: Andrew Murstein Taps Into Business Expertise As NY Lizards Owner

Andrew Murstein was a big sports fan growing up on Long Island, but he wanted to be more than just a cheering spectator.

03/03/2014

Devon Wills (Credit: JC Pinheiro)

Schwartz: Devon Wills Becomes 1st Female Player In MLL History To Earn Tryout

Earlier this week, the New York Lizards of Major League Lacrosse claimed goalie Devon Wills from the league’s player pool.

12/19/2013