2015 Colorado Mammoth season

The Colorado Mammoth are a lacrosse team based in Denver, Colorado playing in the National Lacrosse League (NLL). The 2015 season is the 29th in franchise history and 13th as the Mammoth (previously the Washington Power, Pittsburgh Crossefire, and Baltimore Thunder).

2015 Colorado Mammoth
LeagueNLL
Division2nd West
2015 record9 - 9
Home record6 - 3
Road record3 - 6
Goals for212
Goals against218
General ManagerSteve Govett
CoachDan Stroup, Pat Coyle, Chris Gill
CaptainJohn Grant, Jr.
ArenaPepsi Center
Team leaders
GoalsAdam Jones (51)
AssistsJohn Grant, Jr. (57)
PointsAdam Jones (93)
Penalties in minutesDan Ball (25)
Loose BallsBob Snider (119)
WinsDillon Ward (7)
Goals against averageAlex Buque (9.36)

Regular seasonEdit

Final standingsEdit

Reference: [1]

East Division
PTeamGPWLPCTGBHomeRoadGFGADiffGF/GPGA/GP

1Toronto Rockxyz18144.7780.07–27–2230185+4512.7810.28
2Rochester Knighthawksx18126.6672.07–25–4205173+3211.399.61
3Buffalo Banditsx18117.6113.07–24–5236208+2813.1111.56
4Minnesota Swarm18612.3338.03–63–6185226-4110.2812.56
5New England Black Wolves18414.22210.02–72–7186249-6310.3313.83
West Division
PTeamGPWLPCTGBHomeRoadGFGADiffGF/GPGA/GP

1Edmonton Rushxy18135.7220.06–37–2241177+6413.399.83
2Colorado Mammothx1899.5004.06–33–6212218-611.7812.11
3Calgary Roughnecksx18711.3896.04–53–6212217-511.7812.06
4Vancouver Stealth18513.2788.03–62–7211265-5411.7214.72

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

Regular seasonEdit

Game Date Opponent Location Score OT Attendance Record
1 January 3, 2015 @ Minnesota Swarm Xcel Energy Center W 20–13 8,974 1–0
2 January 10, 2015 Calgary Roughnecks Pepsi Center W 17–16 OT 15,107 2–0
3 January 24, 2015 Vancouver Stealth Pepsi Center W 20–9 14,345 3–0
4 January 31, 2015 @ Vancouver Stealth Langley Events Centre L 13–16 3,516 3–1
5 February 13, 2015 Edmonton Rush Pepsi Center L 7–11 16,082 3–2
6 February 15, 2015 @ Edmonton Rush Rexall Place L 7–13 6,904 3–3
7 February 22, 2015 @ New England Black Wolves Mohegan Sun W 14–12 3,711 4–3
8 February 28, 2015 @ Buffalo Bandits First Niagara Center L 11–14 14,669 4–4
9 March 6, 2015 Toronto Rock Pepsi Center L 9–17 14,116 4–5
10 March 15, 2015 Minnesota Swarm Pepsi Center W 12–8 13,045 5–5
11 March 21, 2015 @ Vancouver Stealth Langley Events Centre W 14–11 3,678 6–5
12 March 29, 2015 Vancouver Stealth Pepsi Center W 12–6 13,509 7–5
13 April 3, 2015 Calgary Roughnecks Pepsi Center W 9–8 OT 15,027 8–5
14 April 4, 2015 @ Calgary Roughnecks Scotiabank Saddledome L 9–14 9,871 8–6
15 April 11, 2015 @ Rochester Knighthawks Blue Cross Arena L 5–14 7,988 8–7
16 April 17, 2015 Rochester Knighthawks Pepsi Center W 11–10 15,621 9–7
17 April 18, 2015 @ Edmonton Rush Rexall Place L 12–13 7,645 9–8
18 May 2, 2015 Edmonton Rush Pepsi Center L 10–13 16,239 9–9

PlayoffsEdit

Game Date Opponent Location Score OT Attendance Record
Western division semi-final May 9, 2015 Calgary Roughnecks Pepsi Center L 6–11 16,027 0–1

RosterEdit

Colorado Mammoth roster
Active (21-man) roster Inactive roster Coaches
Goaltenders
  • 27   Alexis Buque
  • 45   Dillon Ward
Defensemen
  • 39   Dan Ball
  • 37   Dan Coates
  • 77   Tyler Codron
  • 18   Robert Hope
  • 79   Colton Porter
  • 62   Creighton Reid
  • 41   Bob Snider
  • 25   Mike Woods
Forwards
Transition
Injured Reserve
Unable to play
  • 15   Eric Law (F)
Head Coach
  • Pat Coyle
  • Chris Gill
  • Dan Stroup
Assistant Coaches
  • Dallas Eliuk

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

[1] updated 2014-02-04
NLL Transactions

TransactionsEdit

TradesEdit

September 22, 2014 To Colorado Mammoth
7th selection, 2014 entry draft
To Edmonton Rush
13th selection, 2014 entry draft
2nd round selection, 2015 entry draft
September 22, 2014 To Colorado Mammoth
17th selection, 2014 entry draft
To New England Black Wolves
Mike McNamara
December 16, 2014 To Colorado Mammoth
4th round selection, 2015 entry draft
To New England Black Wolves
Tye Belanger

Entry DraftEdit

The 2014 NLL Entry Draft took place on September 22, 2014.[2] The Mammoth made the following selections:

Round Overall Player College/Club
1 4 Eli McLaughlin
1 7 Robert Hope
2 17 Alexis Buque
4 32 Zach Rogers
5 41 DJ Giacobbo
5 42 Terry Ellis
6 50 Mike Crampton

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "NLL Standings". NLL.com. Retrieved May 3, 2015.
  2. ^ "2014 NLL Entry Draft Results". SwarmItUp.com. September 22, 2014. Retrieved January 2, 2015.