Trailing 6-2 after one quarter, Toronto fought back to draw even at 7-7 by halftime. The second half was dominated by the Rock, outscoring Vancouver 10-5 in front of 11,234 fans at the Air Canada Centre.
Four games are set in the NLL on Saturday, including a clash between the league-leading Edmonton Rush (4-0) and Rochester Knighthawks (3-1).
Fans with Altitude TV (DIRECTV Ch. 681) can watch the Minnesota Swarm face Colorado live from Denver. Game time is scheduled for 8 PM.
February 1 also marks the return of the Canadian Lacrosse League (CLax). Niagara will host a pair of games over the weekend to open Season 3 of CLax. Game times at Seymour-Hannah Centre in St. Catharines are 2 PM both Saturday and Sunday.
- Barrie Blizzard at Niagara Lock Monsters, 2 PM
- Toronto Rock at Buffalo Bandits, 6:30 PM on TSN2 & WatchESPN
- Vancouver Stealth at Philadelphia Wings, 6:30 PM on The Lacrosse Network
- Minnesota Swarm at Colorado Mammoth, 8 PM on Altitude TV & The Lacrosse Network
- Rochester Knighthawks at Edmonton Rush, 8 PM on The Lacrosse Network
- Durham Turfdogs at Niagara Lock Monsters, 2 PM