2009–10 CHL season
|2009–10 CHL season|
|League||Central Hockey League|
|Number of teams||15|
|Governors’ Cup||Odessa Jackalopes|
|Season MVP||Kevin Ulanski (Colorado)|
|Top scorer||Kevin Ulanski (Colorado)|
|Northern champions||Rapid City Rush|
|Northern runners-up||Bossier-Shreveport Mudbugs|
|Southern champions||Allen Americans|
|Southern runners-up||Odessa Jackalopes|
|Champions||Rapid City Rush|
The Allen Americans (Allen, TX) and the Missouri Mavericks (Independence, MO) were added, the New Mexico Scorpions and Oklahoma City Blazers folded, and the Rocky Mountain Rage suspended operations, with hopes of rejoining the league for the 2010–11 season.
|y-Rapid City Rush||64||43||14||7||93||253||197|
|x-Corpus Christi IceRays||64||30||26||8||68||225||198|
|e-Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees||64||27||27||10||64||193||228|
Note: GP = Games played; W = Wins; L = Losses; OTL = Overtime loss; Pts = Points; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against
y – clinched conference title; x – clinched playoff spot; e – eliminated from playoff contention
|First Round||Semifinals||Conference Finals||Ray Miron President's Cup Finals|
|Ray Miron President's Cup:||Rapid City Rush|
|Bud Poile Governors' Cup:||Odessa Jackalopes|
|Most Valuable Player:||Kevin Ulanski (Colorado)|
|Most Outstanding Goaltender:||Joel Martin (Odessa)|
|Most Outstanding Defenseman:||Aaron Schneekloth (Colorado)|
|Rookie of the Year:||Danny Battochio (Rapid City)|
|Coach of the Year:||Joe Ferras (Rapid City)|
|Man of the Year:||Justin Quenneville (Corpus Christi)|
|Rick Kozuback Award:||Jason Duda (Wichita)|
|Joe Burton Award (Scoring Champion):||Kevin Ulanski (Colorado)|
|Playoff Most Valuable Player:||Les Reaney (Rapid City)|
|All-Star Game Most Valuable Player (South Texas):||Sean Muncy (Rio Grande Valley)|
|All-Star Game Most Valuable Player (CHL All-Stars):||Joel Martin (Texas)|
|Athletic Trainer of the Year:||Stuart Nichols (Tulsa)|
|Gunner Garrett Equipment Manager of the Year:||Tony Deynzer (Colorado)|
|CHL Performance of the Year:||Louis Dumont (Mississippi)|
|CHL Media Services Award||Bill Althaus (Missouri)|
|Oakley Three Star Player of the Year Award||Jeff Christian (Missouri)|
- Central Hockey League Historical Award Winners Archived 2011-05-14 at the Wayback Machine
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