via PLL press release
BRISTOL, CT (May 4, 2022) – ESPN announced today the television and streaming schedule for the 2022 Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) powered by Ticketmaster season, featuring coverage of 47 games across ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, and ESPN+.
The 2022 Premier Lacrosse League season schedule will include 12 games on ESPN linear platforms – ABC (3), ESPN (3), and ESPN2 (6), with all 47 games – the most in PLL history – to be streamed live on ESPN+.
“We are excited for our initial year of PLL coverage, the opportunity to showcase it across ESPN platforms and contribute to the league’s continued growth,” said Dan Margulis, ESPN Senior Director, Programming & Acquisitions. “Between the indoor NLL season, high school and college lacrosse and now PLL, ESPN and ESPN+ is the ultimate destination and home for the sport.”
“Our live games distributed across broadcast, cable and streaming networks will undoubtedly create an experience for fans that is both innovative and interactive, with more optionality than ever, meeting the demand of growing interest for customized and immersive viewing experiences,” said PLL Co-founder and President, Paul Rabil. “We’re excited about the extensive reach and coverage PLL will have across ESPN platforms throughout the summer, making for an unforgettable fourth season.”
Opening Weekend on Saturday, June 4 will feature the first game of the season between Redwoods LC and Atlas LC exclusively on ESPN+ at 2:15 p.m. ET. A Championship rematch between Whipsnakes LC and Chaos LC follows on ESPN at 5 p.m.
ESPN will also televise the 2022 PLL All-Star Game on Saturday, July 16 at 4 p.m., and the 2022 Championship is set for ABC at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 18.
Additional details on the 2022 season’s international distribution are forthcoming.
Sign up for ESPN+ at espnplus.com/pll.
|Saturday, June 4th||2:15PM||Redwoods||Atlas||ESPN+|
|Saturday, June 4th||5:00PM||Whipsnakes||Chaos||ESPN|
|Sunday, June 5th||1:00PM||Waterdogs||Cannons||ESPN+|
|Sunday, June 5th||3:45PM||Chrome||Archers||ESPN+|
|Friday, June 10th||6:00PM||Chrome||Redwoods||ESPN+|
|Friday, June 10th||8:45PM||Chaos||Archers||ESPN+|
|Saturday, June 11th||6:00PM||Atlas||Cannons||ESPN2|
|Saturday, June 11th||8:45PM||Whipsnakes||Waterdogs||ESPN+|
|Friday, June 17th||6:00PM||Waterdogs||Chrome||ESPN+|
|Friday, June 17th||8:45PM||Atlas||Whipsnakes||ESPN+|
|Saturday, June 18th||1:00PM||Redwoods||Chaos||ABC|
|Saturday, June 18th||4:00PM||Cannons||Archers||ESPN+|
|Friday, June 24th||6:30PM||Redwoods||Whipsnakes||ESPN2|
|Friday, June 24th||9:15PM||Chaos||Waterdogs||ESPN+|
|Saturday, June 25th||6:00PM||Cannons||Chrome||ESPN+|
|Saturday, June 25th||8:45PM||Archers||Atlas||ESPN+|
|Friday, July 1st||7:00PM||Archers||Redwoods||ESPN+|
|Friday, July 1st||9:45PM||Atlas||Chrome||ESPN+|
|Saturday, July 2nd||6:00PM||Chaos||Cannons||ESPN+|
|Saturday, July 2nd||8:45PM||Whipsnakes||Waterdogs||ESPN+|
|Saturday, July 16th||4:00PM||All-Star||ESPN|
|Saturday, July 16th||7:00PM||All-Star Skills Competition||ESPN+|
|Saturday, July 23rd||5:00PM||Redwoods||Atlas||ESPN+|
|Saturday, July 23rd||7:45PM||Whipsnakes||Chaos||ESPN+|
|Sunday, July 24th||2:00PM||Cannons||Archers||ESPN2|
|Sunday, July 24th||4:30PM||Chrome||Waterdogs||ESPN2|
|Saturday, July 30th||2:00PM||Archers||Atlas||ESPN2|
|Saturday, July 30th||4:45PM||Chrome||Whipsnakes||ESPN+|
|Sunday, July 31st||1:00PM||Waterdogs||Cannons||ESPN+|
|Sunday, July 31st||3:45PM||Redwoods||Chaos||ESPN+|
|Friday, August 5th||9:00PM||Cannons||Redwoods||ESPN|
|Saturday, August 6th||2:00PM||Chaos||Chrome||ESPN+|
|Saturday, August 6th||4:45PM||Waterdogs||Atlas||ESPN+|
|Saturday, August 6th||7:30PM||Archers||Whipsnakes||ESPN+|
|Friday, August 12th||8:00PM||Atlas||Whipsnakes||ESPN+|
|Friday, August 12th||10:45PM||Waterdogs||Redwoods||ESPN+|
|Saturday, August 13th||3:00PM||Chaos||Archers||ABC|
|Saturday, August 13th||5:45PM||Cannons||Chrome||ESPN+|
|Saturday, August 20th||7:00PM||Chrome||Redwoods||ESPN+|
|Saturday, August 20th||9:45PM||Archers||Waterdogs||ESPN+|
|Sunday, August 21st||3:00PM||Whipsnakes||Cannons||ESPN+|
|Sunday, August 21st||5:45PM||Atlas||Chaos||ESPN+|
|Saturday, September 3rd||12:00PM||Quarterfinals||ESPN+|
|Saturday, September 3rd||2:45PM||Quarterfinals||ESPN+|
|Saturday, September 3rd||5:30PM||Quarterfinals||ESPN+|
|Sunday, September 11th||12:15PM||Semifinals||ESPN+|
|Sunday, September 11th||3:00PM||Semifinals||ESPN2|
|Sunday, September 18th||3:00PM||Championship||ABC|
The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) powered by Ticketmaster is a men’s professional lacrosse league in North America, composed of 8 teams rostered by the best players in the world. Co-founded by lacrosse superstar, philanthropist, and investor Paul Rabil and his brother, serial entrepreneur and investor, Mike Rabil, the Premier Lacrosse League is backed by an investment group composed of Joe Tsai Sports, Brett Jefferson Holdings, The Raine Group, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), Chernin Group, Blum Capital, The Kraft Group, Arctos Sports Partners, and other top investors in sports and media. The PLL is distributed through an exclusive media rights agreement with ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, and ESPN+. The PLL was recognized by Front Office Sports’ 2021 Best Employers in Sports. For more information, visit www.premierlacrosseleague.com and follow on social media: Instagram (@PLL), Twitter (@PremierLacrosse), Facebook (@PremierLacrosseLeague), YouTube (YouTube.com/PLL) and TikTok (@pll).
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