2015 NLL Champion’s Cup Playoffs airing live on WatchESPN

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Postseason coverage begins with two Division Semifinal games this weekend, runs through Cup Finals in June


The National Lacrosse League has announced the entire 2015 NLL Playoffs will air live on WatchESPN in the United States. NLL postseason coverage on ESPN3 starts this weekend with two first-round Division Semifinal single-elimination matchups and continues through the Champion’s Cup Finals in June.

The Buffalo Bandits visit the Rochester Knighthawks at Blue Cross Arena for the NLL East Division Semifinal on Friday, May 8 at 7 p.m. ET while the Calgary Roughnecks visit the Colorado Mammoth at Pepsi Center for the West Division Semifinal on Saturday, May 9 at 9 p.m. ET.

East Division Semifinal

Buffalo Bandits (11-7) at Rochester Knighthawks (12-6)
Friday, May 8 – 7 p.m. ET
Blue Cross Arena – Rochester, NY
Live on WatchESPN (U.S.)

West Division Semifinal

Calgary Roughnecks (7-11) at Colorado Mammoth (9-9)
Saturday, May 9 – 9 p.m. ET
Pepsi Center – Denver, CO
Live on WatchESPN (U.S.)

East Division Finals

Game 1:

Toronto Rock (14-4) at Buffalo/Rochester winner
Weekend of May 15-17

Game 2:

Buffalo/Rochester winner at Toronto Rock (14-4)
Saturday, May 23 – 7 p.m. ET
Air Canada Centre – Toronto, ON

West Division Finals

Game 1:

Calgary/Colorado winner at Edmonton Rush (13-5)
Friday, May 15 – 9:30 p.m. ET
Rexall Place – Edmonton, AB

Game 2:

Edmonton Rush (13-5) at Calgary/Colorado winner
Weekend of May 22-24

Champion’s Cup Finals

Game 1: Weekend of May 29-31
Game 2: Weekend of June 5-7
Game 3: Weekend of June 12-14 (if necessary)