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Jones Lang LaSalle Presenting Sponsor for MLL Cannons-Outlaws Game

BOSTON, July 18, 2012 — The Boston Cannons of Major League Lacrosse and Jones Lang LaSalle are partnering as part of Young Professionals Day when the Cannons face the Denver Outlaws at Harvard Stadium on Thursday, July 19.

“We are looking to broaden our fan base and let people know that there are other options out there besides taking your company on a boat ride around the harbor or going out to a ball game,” said Cannons Director of Corporate Partnerships Jonathan Knochel. “We couldn’t have asked for a better partner to do this with than Jones Lang LaSalle. They are one of the premiere companies in the Boston area and will definitely draw some attention by having their names attached to this event.”

“The popularity of lacrosse has skyrocketed both as a team sport and as a breeding ground for great young real estate professionals,” said Jones Lang LaSalle Executive Managing Director David Slye. “We are proud to be teaming with the hard driving Boston Cannons, and be part of the excitement of our home team’s drive toward a repeat championship.”

The Cannons (6-4) will take on the Denver Outlaws (7-3) in a game with playoff implications. The Cannons are currently one game behind the Outlaws for second place.  In their 1st matchup the Cannons won 17-10 behind a six point effort from Cannons star Paul Rabil. The Cannons hope to repeat the outcome, and put themselves one step closer to clinching a spot in Championship Weekend with a chance at defending their MLL title.

The game will be televised by CBS Sports Network. Coverage begins at 7:00 pm.

About the Boston Cannons               
The Boston Cannons are one of the founding franchises of Major League Lacrosse, the premier professional outdoor lacrosse league. They began play in June of 2001 and currently host home games at Harvard Stadium in Allston. They won their first MLL Championship on August 28, 2011.  Season tickets for the 2012 season are now on sale starting at only $115 for seven Cannons home games and Championship Weekend. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 617.746.9933 or visit

About Jones Lang LaSalle
Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real estate. With 2011 global revenue of $3.6 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 70 countries from more than 1,000 locations worldwide, including 200 corporate offices.  The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 2.1 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the world’s largest and most diverse in real estate with $47.2 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit