The 2000 National Lacrosse League
season began on January 7, 2000 and concluded with the championship game on May 6, 2000. The Toronto Rock
defeated the Rochester Knighthawks
14-13, in what has been described as the "greatest indoor lacrosse game ever played". Kaleb Toth
scored the winning goal with less than two seconds left in regulation to give the Rock their second straight championship.<!--It was also the first season that they didn't play a double round robin schedule -->
One expansion team was added to the NLL for the 2000 season, the Albany Attack
. In addition, the Baltimore Thunder
and became the Pittsburgh CrosseFire
, though the franchise would only last a single season in Pittsburgh
before moving to Washington
W = Wins, L = Losses, GB = Games Behind Leader, PCT = Winning Percentage, Home = Home record, Road = Road record, GF = Goals For, GA = Goals Against
All Star Game
No All-Star game was held in 2000.
Each week, a player is awarded "Player of the Week" honours.
Awards are also given out monthly for the best overall player and best rookie.
numbers indicate new single-season records. Italics
indicate tied single-season records.