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Lacrosse facts and figures

A quick look at one of America’s fastest-growing sports and the Boston Cannons’s home opener.

Sources: US Lacrosse; e-Lacrosse; Federation of International Lacrosse; Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association; US Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association; American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance; The Bryn Mawr School; Harvard team photograph from Harvard University Archives, HUPSF Lacrosse (1); Cannons photograph by Getty Images; belichick photograph by Jim Davis/Globe staff/file; sports equipment photographs by iStockphoto

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The Boston Cannons shot against the Ohio Machine at Harvard Stadium in 2012.

As the Boston Cannons of Major League Lacrosse gear up for their home opener on April 27, we give you the scoop on North America’s oldest sport. To view the graphic, click here.

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