2010 Colorado Mammoth season

The Colorado Mammoth are a lacrosse team based in Denver, Colorado playing in the National Lacrosse League (NLL). The 2010 season will be the 24th in franchise history and 8th as the Mammoth (previously the Washington Power, Pittsburgh Crossefire, and Baltimore Thunder).

2010 Colorado Mammoth
LeagueNLL
Division5th West
2010 record4-12
Home record0-8
Road record4-4
Goals for167
Goals against201
General ManagerSteve Govett
CoachBob Hamley
CaptainJohn Gallant
Alternate captainsBruce Murray
Nick Carlson
ArenaPepsi Center
Team leaders
GoalsJamie Shewchuk (31)
AssistsBrian Langtry (41)
PointsJamie Shewchuk (66)
Penalties in minutesRyan McFayden (52)
Loose BallsJamie Shewchuk (83)
WinsChris Levis (2)
Andrew Leyshon (2)
Goals against averageCurtis Palidwor (11.33)

On January 19, after an 0-2 start, head coach Bob McMahon was fired and replaced on an interim basis by team president and general manager Steve Govett.[1] After bring brought on as an assistant coach in late February, Bob Hamley was made head coach on March 22.[2] Hamley luck wasn't much better, as the Mammoth finished 4-12 (including 0-8 at home) and out of the playoffs.

Regular seasonEdit

Conference standingsEdit

Reference: [3]

East Division
PTeamGPWLPCTGBHomeRoadGFGADiffGF/GPGA/GP

1Orlando Titansxy16115.6880.05–36–2172154+1810.759.62
2Toronto Rockx1697.5622.06–23–5197156+4112.319.75
3Buffalo Banditsx1688.5003.04–44–4169170-110.5610.62
4Boston Blazersx1688.5003.05–33–5161162-110.0610.12
5Rochester Knighthawks1679.4384.04–43–5155181-269.6911.31
6Philadelphia Wings16511.3126.03–52–6168194-2610.5012.12
West Division
PTeamGPWLPCTGBHomeRoadGFGADiffGF/GPGA/GP

1Washington Stealthxyz16115.6880.06–25–3211179+3213.1911.19
2Calgary Roughnecksx16106.6251.05–35–3193169+2412.0610.56
3Edmonton Rushx16106.6251.05–35–3186201-1511.6212.56
4Minnesota Swarmx16511.3126.03–52–6189201-1211.8112.56
5Colorado Mammoth16412.2507.00–84–4167201-3410.4412.56

x: Clinched playoff berth; c: Clinched playoff berth by crossing over to another division; y: Clinched division; z: Clinched best regular season record; GP: Games Played
W: Wins; L: Losses; GBGames back; PCT: Win percentage; Home: Record at Home; Road: Record on the Road; GF: Goals scored; GA: Goals allowed
Differential: Difference between goals scored and allowed; GF/GP: Average number of goals scored per game; GA/GP: Average number of goals allowed per game

Game logEdit

Reference:[4]

Game Date Opponent Location Score OT Attendance Record
1 January 9, 2010 @ Washington Stealth Comcast Arena at Everett L 8–17 4,737 0–1
2 January 16, 2010 Edmonton Rush Pepsi Center L 13–14 15,178 0–2
3 January 22, 2010 @ Minnesota Swarm Xcel Energy Center W 15–14 OT 8,648 1–2
4 January 23, 2010 @ Philadelphia Wings (1987–2014) Wachovia Center W 12–11 OT 8,201 2–2
5 January 30, 2010 Washington Stealth Pepsi Center L 11–12 15,242 2–3
6 February 5, 2010 Orlando Titans Pepsi Center L 5–12 13,953 2–4
7 February 20, 2010 @ Minnesota Swarm Xcel Energy Center L 5–15 9,223 2–5
8 February 27, 2010 Minnesota Swarm Pepsi Center L 12–13 15,427 2–6
9 March 13, 2010 Edmonton Rush Pepsi Center L 9–13 14,566 2–7
10 March 26, 2010 Washington Stealth Pepsi Center L 14–15 15,102 2–8
11 March 27, 2010 @ Washington Stealth Comcast Arena at Everett L 9–12 5,808 2–9
12 April 3, 2010 @ Buffalo Bandits HSBC Arena W 12–11 OT 16,951 3–9
13 April 9, 2010 @ Edmonton Rush Rexall Place W 14–10 7,493 4–9
14 April 10, 2010 @ Calgary Roughnecks Pengrowth Saddledome L 11–12 12,321 4–10
15 April 16, 2010 Boston Blazers Pepsi Center L 7–9 15,104 4–11
16 April 23, 2010 Calgary Roughnecks Pepsi Center L 10–11 15,727 4–12

TransactionsEdit

TradesEdit

July 9, 2009[5]
To Colorado Mammoth
Ryan Powell
To New York Titans
Matt Danowski
September 3, 2009[6]
To Colorado Mammoth
Sixth round pick, 2010 entry draft
To Philadelphia Wings
Mike Ward
October 31, 2009[7]
To Colorado Mammoth
Ilija Gajic; First round selection, 2012 entry draft
To Rochester Knighthawks
Gavin Prout; Andrew Potter; 2 First round selections, 2010 entry draft
November 30, 2009[8]
To Colorado Mammoth
Callum Crawford
To Edmonton Rush
Ryan Powell
November 30, 2009 To Colorado Mammoth
Chad Culp
To Minnesota Swarm
Callum Crawford
February 3, 2010 To Colorado Mammoth
Chris Levis
To Minnesota Swarm
Second round selection, 2011 entry draft

Entry draftEdit

The 2009 NLL Entry Draft took place on September 9, 2009.[9] The Mammoth selected the following players:

Round Overall Player College/Club
1 4 Cliff Smith Denver University
1 5 Alex Gajic Denver University
2 17 Brad Richardson Denver University
3 32 Shaun Dhaliwal Burnaby, BC
4 35 Ryan McFadyen Duke University
5 46 Ben Davies New Westminster, BC
6 55 Neil Tyacke New Westminster, BC
6 56 Rocco Romero Cornell University

RosterEdit

2010 Colorado Mammoth roster
Active (21-man) roster Inactive roster Coaches
Goaltenders
Defensemen
Forwards
Transition
Practice Squad
  • 88   Neil Tyacke
  • 74   Kevin Unterstein
Injured Reserve
  • 26   Matt Wilson
Unable to play
Head Coach
  • Bob Hamley
Assistant Coaches
  • Bob McMahon
  • Dan Perreault
  • Dan Pratt

Legend
  • * Suspended list
  • (C) Captain
  • (A) Alternate captain

Roster updated 2010-04-24
NLL Transactions

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Coaching Change For Mammoth". NLL.com. January 19, 2010. Retrieved 2010-01-26.
  2. ^ "Hamley Appointed Head Coach of Mammoth". NLL.com. March 22, 2010. Archived from the original on 25 March 2010. Retrieved 2010-04-24.
  3. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 2010 Regular Season - Standings". NLL.com. Retrieved May 3, 2012.
  4. ^ "Colorado Mammoth". pointstreak.com. Retrieved August 24, 2019.
  5. ^ "Ryan Powell Traded To Mammoth". NLL.com. July 9, 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-21.
  6. ^ "Draft Day Trade Recap". NLL.com. September 3, 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-21.
  7. ^ "Mammoth & Knighthawks Make Big Trade". NLL.com. October 31, 2009. Archived from the original on 4 January 2010. Retrieved 2010-01-26.
  8. ^ "Ryan Powell Dealt to Rush in Three-Way Trade". NLL.com. November 30, 2009. Archived from the original on 4 January 2010. Retrieved 2010-01-26.
  9. ^ "2009 Entry Draft - Live Results". NLL.com. September 9, 2008. Retrieved 2009-10-21.