ESPN announces 2022 Premier Lacrosse League television schedule

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.

DateTime (ET)AwayHomePlatform
Saturday, June 4th2:15PMRedwoodsAtlasESPN+
Saturday, June 4th5:00PMWhipsnakesChaosESPN
Sunday, June 5th1:00PMWaterdogsCannonsESPN+
Sunday, June 5th3:45PMChromeArchersESPN+
Friday, June 10th6:00PMChromeRedwoodsESPN+
Friday, June 10th8:45PMChaosArchersESPN+
Saturday, June 11th6:00PMAtlasCannonsESPN2
Saturday, June 11th8:45PMWhipsnakesWaterdogsESPN+
Friday, June 17th6:00PMWaterdogsChromeESPN+
Friday, June 17th8:45PMAtlasWhipsnakesESPN+
Saturday, June 18th1:00PMRedwoodsChaosABC
Saturday, June 18th4:00PMCannonsArchersESPN+
Friday, June 24th6:30PMRedwoodsWhipsnakesESPN2
Friday, June 24th9:15PMChaosWaterdogsESPN+
Saturday, June 25th6:00PMCannonsChromeESPN+
Saturday, June 25th8:45PMArchersAtlasESPN+
Friday, July 1st7:00PMArchersRedwoodsESPN+
Friday, July 1st9:45PMAtlasChromeESPN+
Saturday, July 2nd6:00PMChaosCannonsESPN+
Saturday, July 2nd8:45PMWhipsnakesWaterdogsESPN+
Saturday, July 16th4:00PMAll-StarESPN
Saturday, July 16th7:00PMAll-Star Skills CompetitionESPN+
Saturday, July 23rd5:00PMRedwoodsAtlasESPN+
Saturday, July 23rd7:45PMWhipsnakesChaosESPN+
Sunday, July 24th2:00PMCannonsArchersESPN2
Sunday, July 24th4:30PMChromeWaterdogsESPN2
Saturday, July 30th2:00PMArchersAtlasESPN2
Saturday, July 30th4:45PMChromeWhipsnakesESPN+
Sunday, July 31st1:00PMWaterdogsCannonsESPN+
Sunday, July 31st3:45PMRedwoodsChaosESPN+
Friday, August 5th9:00PMCannonsRedwoodsESPN
Saturday, August 6th2:00PMChaosChromeESPN+
Saturday, August 6th4:45PMWaterdogsAtlasESPN+
Saturday, August 6th7:30PMArchersWhipsnakesESPN+
Friday, August 12th8:00PMAtlasWhipsnakesESPN+
Friday, August 12th10:45PMWaterdogsRedwoodsESPN+
Saturday, August 13th3:00PMChaosArchersABC
Saturday, August 13th5:45PMCannonsChromeESPN+
Saturday, August 20th7:00PMChromeRedwoodsESPN+
Saturday, August 20th9:45PMArchersWaterdogsESPN+
Sunday, August 21st3:00PMWhipsnakesCannonsESPN+
Sunday, August 21st5:45PMAtlasChaosESPN+
Saturday, September 3rd12:00PMQuarterfinalsESPN+
Saturday, September 3rd2:45PMQuarterfinalsESPN+
Saturday, September 3rd5:30PMQuarterfinalsESPN+
Sunday, September 11th12:15PMSemifinalsESPN+
Sunday, September 11th3:00PMSemifinalsESPN2
Sunday, September 18th3:00PMChampionshipABC

ABOUT PREMIER LACROSSE LEAGUE 

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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