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Jimmy PurvesNumber: #
Acquired on March 13, 2013 from the Buffalo Bandits for a second-round pick in the 2013 NLL Entry Draft
He is in his fourth season in the NLL and second with the Knighthawks… Won his first Champion’s Cup in 2013… Scored the first playoff goal of his career on 5/4/13… His goal against Philadelphia on 4/6/13 was No. 6 on SportsCenter’s Top 10 Plays… Scored his first goals as a Knighthawk on 4/6/13 … Made his Knighthawks debut on 3/16/13… With Buffalo this season he had two goals, one assist and 25 loose balls in eight games… In 2012, he appeared in 12 games for the Bandits, registering seven points (4+3) and 41 loose balls... Notched his first career point (assist) and collected five loose balls vs. Toronto (1/14/12)… Scored his first career goal at Philadelphia (2/12)… Scored second career goal at Rochester (3/10)… Recorded first career multi-point game with two points (1+1) and added three loose balls at Edmonton (4/14)… In the Playoff, he recovered three loose balls at Toronto (5/5)… In 2011, he made his NLL debut versus Minnesota on 2/4/11 and collected five loose balls and five penalty minutes… Played in 20 games for his hometown Sarnia Pacers of the Ontario Junior “B” Lacrosse League in 2010… Tied for team lead in goals (24) and led team in assists (29), points (53), penalty minutes (101) and shorthanded points (7)… Also played for the Six Nations Arrows of the Ontario Junior “A” Lacrosse League in 2010 and 2011… He won a Mann Cup with the Peterborough Lakers in 2012.