For the second straight week the Colorado Mammoth will square off against the San Jose Stealth after defeating the Stealth 17-8 last Friday night in Denver. This weekend however the action shifts to the HP Pavilion for San Jose's home opener on Saturday at 7:30 (PST).
The Stealth will hope for another big game from forwards Josh Sanderson (1G, 4A) and Mike Regan (2G, 2A) while the Mammoth look to newcomer Gavin Prout (3G, 5A) and last season's NLL Rookie of the Year Brian Langtry (2G, 0A) to continue with thier impressive statistics.
A commemorative Inaugural Season Stealth Team pennant will be handed out to the first 5,000 fans in attendance.
Below is the game capsule.
Sat Jan 10 Colorado Mammoth at San Jose Stealth 7:30 p.m. (PST), HP Pavilion
Record: Colorado (1-0, Tied for 1st Western Division); San Jose (0-1, Tied for 3rd Western Division)
Key Players for Colorado: Forward Gary Gait (1st in team scoring with 11 points); Goaltender Gee Nash (1st in team saves with 40); Forward Gavin Prout (2nd in team scoring with 8 points)
Head Coach: Jamie Batley
Key Players for San Jose: Forward Josh Sanderson (1st in team scoring with 5 points); Forward Mike Regan (Tied for 1st in team goals with 2); Forward Gary Rosyski (2nd in team scoring with 4 points)
Head Coach: Johnny Mouradian
Notable: The Stealth ranks first in penalties minutes (34): The Mammoth ranks second in goals against average (8.00 GAA)...A commemorative Inaugural Season Stealth Team pennant will be handed out to the first 5,000 fans in attendance.
Last Meeting: January 3, 2004 San Jose 8 at Colorado 17
Tickets: At the HP Pavilion, through Charge-by-Phone at (408) 999-5700 and online at www.Ticketmaster.com