Blake Coleman

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Blake Coleman
Blake Coleman.jpg
Coleman playing against Wisconsin in 2013
Born (1991-11-28) November 28, 1991 (age 25)
Plano, Texas, USA
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
Position Forward
NHL team New Jersey Devils
NHL Draft 75th overall, 2011
New Jersey Devils
Playing career 2015–present

Blake Coleman (born November 28, 1991) is an American ice hockey player, currently playing for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected in the third round, 75th overall, by the New Jersey Devils during the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.[1]

Playing career[edit]

Coleman played at the collegiate level for the Miami RedHawks. After completing his college career and graduating from Miami University, Coleman signed a two-year entry-level contract with the New Jersey Devils. He was assigned to the Devils' AHL affiliate, the Albany Devils to begin his professional career in the 2015–16 season.[2]

During the 2016-17 season, Coleman appeared in 23 games for the Devils, and scored his first career goal on March 26. On July 26, 2017, the Devils re-signed Coleman to a one-year, two-way contract worth $660,000.[3]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2009–10 Tri-City Storm USHL 22 2 10 12 32
2009–10 Indiana Ice USHL 36 8 8 16 24 9 0 2 2 13
2010–11 Indiana Ice USHL 59 34 58 92 72 5 2 2 4 10
2011–12 Miami RedHawks CCHA 39 12 11 23 56
2012–13 Miami RedHawks CCHA 40 9 10 19 56
2013–14 Miami RedHawks NCHC 27 19 9 28 65
2014–15 Miami RedHawks NCHC 37 20 17 37 99
2015–16 Albany Devils AHL 14 4 3 7 19
2016–17 Albany Devils AHL 52 19 20 39 56 4 0 1 1 6
2016–17 New Jersey Devils NHL 23 1 1 2 27
NHL totals 23 1 1 2 27

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
USHL
First All-Star Team 2011
Forward of the Year 2011
Player of the Year 2011
Dave Tyler Junior Player of the Year (USA Hockey) 2011 [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chere, Rich (June 25, 2011). "NHL Draft 2011: Devils pick Blake Coleman 75th overall in third round". The Star-Ledger. Retrieved June 25, 2011. 
  2. ^ Chere, Rich (July 1, 2015). "Devils sign defenseman John Moore and prospect Blake Coleman". The Star-Ledger. Retrieved July 10, 2015. 
  3. ^ https://www.nhl.com/devils/news/devils-sign-forward-blake-coleman-to-a-one-year-two-way-contract/c-290506032
  4. ^ "USA Hockey Honors USHL Players, Coach, Alumni". USHL. June 3, 2011. Archived from the original on June 19, 2011. Retrieved June 25, 2011. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Daniel Doremus
NCHC Tournament MVP
2015
Succeeded by
Mikey Eyssimont