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Encyclopedia > Major League Lacrosse All Star Game


Major League Lacrosse All-Star Game is the all-star game of the MLL. Before 2003, the American Division All-Stars play against the National Division All-Stars, but it is unclear what the format will be after the 2006 Western Expansion. The inaugural 2001 All-Star Game, was not called the "All-Star Game"; instead it was titled the Major League Lacrosse LacrosseStar Game. The league did not schedule an All Star Game in 2004. The 2005 game took place in Denver, Colorado on Saturday, July 2, 2005. The format for the 2005 game was "Old School" vs. "Young Guns". The rosters were determined by both fan and MLL team voting. Team "Old School" was comprised of players who began their MLL careers in the league’s inaugural 2001 season. Members of the ‘Young Guns’ team began their playing careers in 2002 through the present. Major League Lacrosse logo This is a copyrighted and/or trademarked logo. ... An all-star game is an exhibition game played by the best players in their respective sports league. ... Major League Lacrosse is a professional field lacrosse league played in the United States. ... 2006 Major League Lacrosse season is the 6th season of the league. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Nickname: The Mile-High City Location of Denver in Colorado Coordinates: Country United States State Colorado City-County Denver (coextensive) Founded November 22, 1858 Incorporated November 7, 1861 Mayor John Hickenlooper (D) Area    - City 401. ... July 2 is the 183rd day of the year (184th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 182 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The 2001 Major League Lacrosse season was the 1st season of the league. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ...


The 2006 Major League Lacrosse All-Star game took place on July 6, 2006 at Boston University’s Nickerson Field. The MLL and US Lacrosse partnered to create the format for this All-Star game, pitting the MLL All-Stars against the United States National Team. The game was a final tune-up for the U.S. Team before they played in the 2006 World Lacrosse Championship. 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... July 6 is the 187th day of the year (188th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 178 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the unrelated Jesuit university in Chestnut Hill, see Boston College. ... Nickerson Field is a stadium on the site of Braves Field, in Boston, Massachusetts the former home of the National League Boston Braves baseball team, now located in Atlanta, Georgia. ... US Lacrosse was founded on January 1, 1998, as the national governing body of mens and womens lacrosse in the United States. ... 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The International Lacrosse Federation (ILF) World Championship began as a four-team invitational tournament that coincided with Canadas centennial lacrosse celebration in 1967. ...

Year Winner Loser Score Venue/Host team MVP
2001 National American 23-18 The Ballpark at Harbor Yard, Bridgeport Barrage Mark Millon
2002 National American 21-16 Prince George's Stadium, Baltimore Bayhawks Scott Urick
2003 National American 27-12 Mitchel Athletic Complex, Long Island Lizards Gary Gait
2004 NO GAME
2005 Young Guns Old School 21-20(OT) INVESCO Field at Mile High, Denver, Colorado Michael Powell
2006 Team USA MLL All-Stars 18-10 Nickerson Field, Boston Cannons Kevin Cassese

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All-Star Game (184 words)
An All-Star Game is an exhibition game played by the best players in their respective sports league.
The players are often chosen by a popular vote of fans of the sport and the game often occurs at the halfway point of the regular season.
The method of choosing teams varies, but the selection is usually based upon sub-divisions of the league or the nationalities of the players involved.
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