Graeme Hossack is

Discussion in 'Rochester Knighthawks Forum' started by KhawkProud, Jun 3, 2018.

  1. KhawkProud

    KhawkProud Member

    the best defender in the league. Honestly I had him as the 1st star of the game. 16 LB, 2 CTO, completely dominates whoever he guards. 2 goals, 1 assist. Just a beast.
     
  2. AmericanRockFan

    AmericanRockFan Well-Known Member

    Is he related to Matt Hossack?
     
  3. dougm

    dougm Well-Known Member

  4. chuckster

    chuckster Well-Known Member

    ....Not Good Anymore will be a thread some dumb Knighthawks "fan" will post in 3 or 4 years. :p

    Hossack fell to the Hawks because Styres made a huge trade (involving Johnny Poweless and Joel McCready and picks) to land the pick from Vancouver -- http://www.swarmitup.com/2015EDOrder.htm#[14] -- and Georgia took Lyle Thompson at #1.

    Again, this proves that in the NLL, it's Curt Styres' world and everyone else is just living in it.
     
  5. Mr Boo

    Mr Boo Well-Known Member

    Graeme is Matt's big brother.
     
  6. AmericanRockFan

    AmericanRockFan Well-Known Member

    I gotta assume this is the first time two sets of brothers squared off in the same championship game then? Dawson & Hossack vs. Dawson & Hossack.
     
  7. Mr Boo

    Mr Boo Well-Known Member

    Yes, this is the first time two sets of brothers have faced each other since at least 2005. Similar situations with multiple sets of brothers (but not on opposite teams):

    2007: Derek and Curt Malawsky (Calgary) faced Scott and Shawn Evans (Rochester)
    2013: Brad and Scott Self and Dan and Paul Dawson all played for the Knighthawks but there were no brothers on the Stealth
    2014: Greg and Jon Harnett (Calgary) against the Selfs and Dawsons (Rochester)
    2015: Zack (Sask) and Bill Greer (Tor) faced each other and Brodie and Patrick Merrill both played on the Rock
    2017: Lyle and Miles Thompson (Georgia) faced Jeremy (Sask). Jerome was on the Georgia roster but didn't play.

    BTW on behalf of today's @NLLFactOfTheDay, thanks!
     
    Last edited: Jun 4, 2018
  8. AmericanRockFan

    AmericanRockFan Well-Known Member

    Interesting stuff. I didn't realize brothers squaring off in the finals, or at least competing together in the finals, had been that prevalent over the past decade or so.
     

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