2011 Colorado Mammoth season

The Colorado Mammoth are a lacrosse team based in Denver, Colorado playing in the National Lacrosse League (NLL). The 2011 season was the 25th in franchise history and 9th as the Mammoth (previously the Washington Power, Pittsburgh Crossefire, and Baltimore Thunder).

2011 Colorado Mammoth
LeagueNLL
Division4th West
2011 record5-11
Home record3-5
Road record2-6
Goals for151
Goals against172
General ManagerSteve Govett
CoachBob Hamley
CaptainJohn Gallant
Alternate captainsBruce Murray
Nick Carlson
ArenaPepsi Center
Team leaders
GoalsJohn Grant, Jr. (36)
AssistsJohn Grant, Jr. (47)
PointsJohn Grant, Jr. (83)
Penalties in minutesMac Allen (55)
Loose BallsIlija Gajic (101)
WinsChris Levis (5)
Goals against averageChris Levis (9.99)

The Mammoth lost their first 5 games at home, continuing their home futility streak to 13 games before defeating the Boston Blazers in overtime. They subsequently won their next two home games, and finished the season 5-11 and in 4th place in the West. The Mammoth lost 10-6 to the Calgary Roughnecks in the Division Semifinal.

Regular seasonEdit

Conference standingsEdit

Reference: [1]

East Division
PTeamGPWLPCTGBHomeRoadGFGADiffGF/GPGA/GP

1Buffalo Banditsxy16106.6250.04–46–2169159+1010.569.94
2Toronto Rockx16106.6250.07–13–5187168+1911.6910.50
3Rochester Knighthawksx16106.6250.04–46–2176159+1711.009.94
4Boston Blazersx1688.5002.04–44–4166155+1110.389.69
5Philadelphia Wings16511.3125.02–63–5143179-368.9411.19
West Division
PTeamGPWLPCTGBHomeRoadGFGADiffGF/GPGA/GP

1Calgary Roughnecksxyz16115.6880.06–25–3198181+1712.3811.31
2Minnesota Swarmx1688.5003.05–33–5187180+711.6911.25
3Washington Stealthx1688.5003.03–55–3203198+512.6912.38
4Colorado Mammothx16511.3126.03–52–6151172-219.4410.75
5Edmonton Rush16511.3126.04–41–7175204-2910.9412.75

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:[2]

Game Date Opponent Location Score OT Attendance Record
1 January 8, 2011 Washington Stealth Pepsi Center L 10–11 OT 17,029 0–1
2 January 15, 2011 @ Calgary Roughnecks Scotiabank Saddledome W 8–7 9,346 1–1
3 January 22, 2011 Philadelphia Wings (1987–2014) Pepsi Center L 10–11 16,034 1–2
4 January 29, 2011 @ Philadelphia Wings (1987–2014) Wells Fargo Center L 11–12 8,616 1–3
5 February 5, 2011 Washington Stealth Pepsi Center L 8–10 14,091 1–4
6 February 12, 2011 @ Boston Blazers TD Garden L 6–11 8,462 1–5
7 February 18, 2011 @ Washington Stealth Comcast Arena at Everett L 7–20 3,160 1–6
8 February 20, 2011 Minnesota Swarm Pepsi Center L 10–12 15,825 1–7
9 March 4, 2011 Minnesota Swarm Pepsi Center L 10–11 OT 13,957 1–8
10 March 26, 2011 Boston Blazers Pepsi Center W 9–8 OT 17,123 2–8
11 April 1, 2011 @ Edmonton Rush Rexall Place L 10–14 7,092 2–9
12 April 2, 2011 Edmonton Rush Pepsi Center W 7–6 15,027 3–9
13 April 8, 2011 @ Calgary Roughnecks Scotiabank Saddledome L 13–14 12,213 3–10
14 April 9, 2011 @ Edmonton Rush Rexall Place W 13–6 7,164 4–10
15 April 15, 2011 Calgary Roughnecks Pepsi Center W 11–7 17,841 5–10
16 April 23, 2011 @ Minnesota Swarm Xcel Energy Center L 8–12 9,623 5–11

PlayoffsEdit

Game logEdit

Reference:[3]

Game Date Opponent Location Score OT Attendance Record
Division Semifinal April 30, 2011 @ Calgary Roughnecks Scotiabank Saddledome L 6–10 10,092 0–1

RosterEdit

2011 Colorado Mammoth roster
Active (21-man) roster Inactive roster Coaches
Goaltenders
Defensemen
Forwards
  • 00   Connor Martin
  •  1   Jed Prossner
  •  4   Ned Crotty
  •  6   Brian Langtry (A)
  •  9   Gavin Prout
  • 10   Alex Gajic
  • 24   John Grant Jr. (A)
  • 44   Dan Carey
  • 65   Jamie Floris
  • 96   Joel Dalgarno
Transition
Practice Squad
  • 15   Tim Campeau
  • 26   Brad Richardson
  •      Ron Schibild
Injured Reserve
Holdout
  • 18   Derek Malawsky
  •      Marc Brown
  •      Matt Davenport
  •      Ray Guze
  •      Matthew Wilson
Head Coach
  • Bob Hamley
Assistant Coaches
  • Ed Comeau
  • Sean Farris

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

[1] updated 2011-05-03
NLL Transactions


See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 2011 Regular Season - Standings". NLL.com. Retrieved May 3, 2012.
  2. ^ "Colorado Mammoth – National Lacrosse League". NLL.com. Retrieved May 8, 2012.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "Calgary Roughnecks – National Lacrosse League". NLL.com. Archived from the original on September 10, 2012. Retrieved May 8, 2012.