Robert Hope | Defenseman #18

Height: 6'3"
Weight: 190
Shoots: Left
College/Club: Pfeiffer University/Peterborough Lakers
Date of Birth: 7/29/1991

Career Highlights

Fast Facts

  • Three-time Dave Stilley Award recipient for Mammoth Defensive Player of the Year (2016, 2018-19)
  • Three-time Jay Jalbert Award recipient for Mammoth Teammate of the Year (2017-19)
  • Mammoth Assistant Captain in 2019.
  • Mammoth Team Captain in 2018
  • Two-time Mann Cup winner with the Peterborough Century 21 Lakers (2017-18)


Selected by Colorado in the first round (seventh overall) in the 2014 NLL Entry Draft; was the first defender selected in the 2014 NLL Entry Draft

Career Highlights

2019 (Colorado): Led the Mammoth in loose ball recovery for the second-straight year (138). 2018 (Colorado): Led the Mammoth and was fourth in the NLL with career highs in loose balls (151) and caused turnovers (31)…tied his single game record with 14 loose balls against Vancouver on January 26, 2018, which resulted in a 14-13 Mammoth win…set career highs in assists (12) and points (13). 2017 (Colorado): Recovered the second most loose balls for the Mammoth (122) and tied for the second most caused turnovers (28). 2016 (Colorado): Played four games in which he scooped double-digit loose balls, including the season opener against the Georgia Swarm on January 1 at Pepsi Center in which he posted a career single-game high of 14 loose balls recovered (15-16 W). 2015 (Colorado): Established a new NLL rookie record with 28 caused turnovers, tying for the eighth-most caused turnovers in the league…recorded his first two NLL points (2a) on January 24, 2015 at Pepsi Center playing the Vancouver Stealth (9-20 W).