Toronto – The Toronto Rock have made their first roster moves in preparation for the 2011 National Lacrosse League season.
Rock veterans Josh Wasson, Brendon Doran and Anthony Lackey have been released along with Pat Saunders who was on the Rock practice roster in 2010.
Also being released were 2009 draft pick Damon Edwards along with free agent camp signee Andrew Potter.
The moves leave 27 active players in camp as Pat Maddalena remains on the injured reserve list after sustaining a knee injury in Toronto’s exhibition win over Colorado earlier in the month.
The Rock need to cut down to an active roster of 23 players with 3 players placed on the practice roster by December 23.
With Pat Campbell and Gee Nash in camp competing for an active roster spot behind starter Bob Watson, the Rock still have three netminders in the mix.
The Rock will open up their regular season on Saturday, January 8 at 7pm when the Edmonton Rush visit the Air Canada Centre.
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