As a lacrosse blogger, it is my solemn duty to post my predictions for all the major NLL awards. It’s a responsibility that I take seriously, and so after at least 45 seconds of consideration per award, here are my choices.
MVP: Dan Dawson. Runner-up: Garrett Billings
Goaltender of the Year: Anthony Cosmo. Runner-up: Aaron Bold
Defensive Player of the Year: Kyle Rubisch. Runner-up: Paul Dawson
Transition Player of the Year: Jordan MacIntosh. Runner-up: Paul Rabil. Yes, Rabil.
Rookie of the Year: Mark Matthews. Runner-up: Kiel Matisz
Les Bartley (Coach of the Year): Troy Cordingley. Runner-up: Joe Sullivan
GM of the Year: Curt Styres. Runner-up: Steve Dietrich