#39 Gerald Coleman, Goalie
Date of Birth: 04/03/1985
Height: 6' 5"
Weight: 210 lbs
Pro Experience: Trenton Devils (ECHL)
Resides: Evanston, IL
2012-13: Was second in the ECHL with a 2.17 goals against average, tying for fourth in save percentage (.918) and sixth in wins (23) ... won his first five appearances ... had a season best 9 game win streak from Dec. 14-Jan. 9 ... had a .911 save percentage in the postseason.
CAREER: Twice named ECHL Goaltender of the Week in 2011-12 and led the league with a 1.93 goals-against-average ... named ECHL Goaltender of the Month in October ... named Reebok ECHL Goaltender of the Year, All-ECHL (first team) in 2010-11 and helped guide the Aces to a Kelly Cup title during his first campaign in Alaska … was the third Aces goaltender in league history to earn the Goaltender of the Year award (Matt Underhill, J.P. Lamoureux) ... was ECHL Goaltender of the Month in March ... led the league in GAA, and tied for the league lead in shutouts and wins… became the 46th goaltender in league history to reach the 30-win mark in one season… boasted an 11-1 record, a 1.73 GAA, and a .938 save percentage… led the playoffs with three shutouts, giving him 7 in the regular season and playoffs combined… went 19-2 dating back to 2010-11, allowing an average of one and a half goals per contest, while turning aside nearly 95% of shots he faced… was All-ECHL (Second Team) selection in 2008-09 with Trenton and had a 27-8-2 record, 2.38 GAA and .915 save percentage ... played in two NHL games for the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2005-2006 season… made his NHL debut on Nov. 11, 2005 at Atlanta ... appeared in net again Mar. 20 at Florida ... helped guide London (OHL) to a Memorial Cup championship in 2004-05 and led the league in save percentage (.941) and lowest GAA (1.70).
DRAFTED: Selected by the Tampa Bay Lightning, round 7 (#224 overall), 2003 NHL Entry Draft
HOW ACQUIRED: Originally assigned to the Aces from the Peoria Rivermen (AHL) on Oct. 5, 2010