Jared Coreau (born November 5, 1991) is a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who is currently playing for the Bridgeport Sound Tigers in the American Hockey League (AHL) while under contract with the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League (NHL).
November 5, 1991|
Perth, Ontario, Canada
|Height||6 ft 6 in (198 cm)|
|Weight||220 lb (100 kg; 15 st 10 lb)|
|NHL team (P)|
New York Islanders|
Bridgeport Sound Tigers (AHL)
Detroit Red Wings
Coreau began his junior career playing for the Peterborough Stars of the Ontario Junior Hockey League during the 2008–09 season, where he went 8–1 with a 2.16 goals against average (GAA) and .930 save percentage. Coreau played for the Lincoln Stars of the United States Hockey League (USHL) during the 2009–10 season, where he went 7–22–0 with one shutout and had a 3.62 GAA and .882 save percentage.
Coreau began his collegiate career for the Northern Michigan Wildcats during the 2010–11 season. Coreau appeared in 15 games as a backup goaltender during his freshman season, where he went 5–5–2 with a 3.71 GAA and .909 save percentage. Coreau was named the CCHA Goaltender of the Week twice during the season, for the week ending November 1, 2010, and for the week ending January 4, 2011.
During the 2011–12 season, Coreau split time with Ellingson in his sophomore season, where he went 12–7–2 in 23 games, with a 2.22 GAA and .928 save percentage. He posted his first career collegiate shutout on February 11, 2012 in a game against Bowling Green. Coreau was named the Gongshow Goaltender of the Month for December 2011. He appeared in four games for the Wildcats during the month of December and posted a 3–1–0 record. with a 1.35 GAA and a .956 save percentage.
During the 2012–13 season, Coreau appeared in all 38 games for Northern Michigan as a junior in what would be his final season of college hockey. He went 15–19–4 with one shutout and had a 2.70 GAA and .919 save percentage.
During the 2013–14 season, Coreau had a challenging first season in pro hockey, failing to earn a win in five appearances with the Red Wings' American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate Grand Rapids Griffins and winning just once with the Toledo Walleye of the ECHL. He was 0–4 with a 4.39 GAA and .873 save percentage playing for the Griffins. Coreau played in 20 games for Toledo and was 1–12–6 with a 4.03 GAA and .879 save percentage.
During the 2014–15 season, Coreau split time with Tom McCollum in Grand Rapids, where he went 13–7–1 with three shutouts and had a 2.24 GAA and .924 save percentage in his first 21 games. In eight games with Toledo, Coreau went 5–2 with a 3.01 GAA and .897 save percentage. On July 9, 2015, the Red Wings re-signed Coreau to a one-year contract extension.
During the 2015–16 season, Coreau played in a career-high 47 games during the regular season, where he went 29–15–2 with six shutouts and had a 2.43 GAA and .922 save percentage. He ranked among the AHL's top goaltenders with 29 wins (T4th), a 2.43 goals-against average (10th), 0.922 save percentage (T4th) and six shutouts (3rd). Coreau was named the CCM/AHL Goaltender of the Month for the month of December 2015. Coreau made 11 starts in December and finished with a 9–2–0 record with a 1.92 GAA and a .938 save percentage during a historic month for the Griffins. Grand Rapids extended its franchise-record winning streak to 15 games in December before a 3–2 defeat at Lake Erie on December 27 halted the run. The Griffins concluded December with a 10–2–0–0 record, marking the best December winning percentage in the franchise's history. Coreau's season ranked among the best in single-season franchise history, ranking ninth in minutes, tied for fifth in wins, first in road shutouts (four), tied for first in total shutouts, fifth in saves, first in overtime home wins (three) and tied for 10th in save percentage. He set a franchise record with a 12-game home winning streak and a 12-game home unbeaten streak, from October 21, 2015 to January 15, 2016. He tied a franchise record with a 13-game home point streak (12–0–1), set a franchise record for longest road shutout streak (206:31), and recorded three consecutive road shutouts, a franchise record.
On July 6, 2016, the Red Wings re-signed Coreau to a two-year contract extension. On November 26, 2016, Coreau was recalled by the Red Wings. Prior to being recalled, he posted an 8–5–0 record, with a 2.39 GAA, .923 save percentage and one shutout in 13 games for the Griffins. He made his NHL debut for the Red Wings on December 3, 2016 in a game against the Pittsburgh Penguins, making 32 saves in a 3–5 loss. On December 7, Coreau was assigned to the Griffins. Coreau was again recalled by the Red Wings on December 21. He recorded his first career NHL win on December 23, in a game against the Florida Panthers, making 31 saves, in a 4–3 shootout victory. On March 9, 2017, Coreau was assigned to the Griffins. Coreau appeared in 14 games with the Red Wings as a rookie, posting a 5–4–3 record, 3.46 GAA, and a 0.887 save percentage.
On January 7, 2018, Coreau was recalled by the Detroit Red Wings. Prior to being recalled, he posted a 12–9–2 record, with a 2.77 GAA, and .906 save percentage in 25 games for the Griffins. He served as the backup goaltender in the game against the Tampa Bay Lightning that night, and was assigned to the Griffins the next day. Coreau was named the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending February 18, 2018. He led the Griffins to back-to-back shutouts on the road, stopping all 66 shots he faced. On February 20, Coreau was recalled by the Red Wings, following the trade of Petr Mrazek. On April 8, 2018, Coreau was assigned to the Griffins following the conclusion of the 2017–18 NHL season. He appeared in seven games with the Red Wings this season and posted an 0–5–1 record with a 4.26 GAA and a .867 save percentage.
As a free agent from the Red Wings in the following off-season, Coreau agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Anaheim Ducks on July 2, 2018. After attending training camp, he was assigned to begin the 2018–19 season with AHL affiliate, the San Diego Gulls. Coreau collected just 3 wins in 13 games before he was traded by the Ducks to the St. Louis Blues for future considerations on January 3, 2019. He was immediately assigned to join the San Antonio Rampage of the AHL.
On July 10, 2019, having left the Blues as a free agent, Coreau agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the New York Islanders.
|2013–14||Grand Rapids Griffins||AHL||5||0||4||0||205||15||0||4.39||.873||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||—|
|2014–15||Grand Rapids Griffins||AHL||25||16||8||1||1,475||54||3||2.20||.927||1||0||1||58||3||0||3.10||.875|
|2015–16||Grand Rapids Griffins||AHL||47||29||15||2||2,742||111||6||2.43||.923||3||2||1||159||5||0||1.89||.949|
|2016–17||Grand Rapids Griffins||AHL||33||19||11||3||1,979||77||2||2.33||.917||19||15||4||1,141||54||0||2.89||.909|
|2016–17||Detroit Red Wings||NHL||14||5||4||3||712||41||2||3.46||.887||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||—|
|2017–18||Grand Rapids Griffins||AHL||38||21||10||5||2,214||93||2||2.52||.913||3||1||2||156||5||1||1.92||.924|
|2017–18||Detroit Red Wings||NHL||7||0||5||1||381||27||0||4.26||.867||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||—|
|2018–19||San Diego Gulls||AHL||13||3||6||3||672||40||0||3.57||.895||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||—|
|2018–19||San Antonio Rampage||AHL||32||12||13||6||1731||91||2||3.15||.886||—||—||—||—||—||—||—||—|
Awards and honoursEdit
- "Hockey's Future - Jared Coreau". Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- "Jared Coreau Bio". Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- "Jared Coreau Selected CCHA Goaltender Of The Week". Northern Michigan Wildcats. November 1, 2010. Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- "Coreau Named CCHA Goaltender of the Week". Northern Michigan Wildcats. January 4, 2011. Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- "Jared Coreau Named Gongshow Goaltender of the Month". Northern Michigan Wildcats. January 4, 2012. Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- Hahn, John (April 3, 2013). "Red Wings sign goaltender Jared Coreau; Recall defenseman Brian Lashoff". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- Kujawa, Kyle (July 9, 2015). "Wings reach one-year deal with Coreau". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- "Coreau named AHL goalie of the month". Detroit Red Wings. January 4, 2016. Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- "Grand Rapids Griffins Bio". Grand Rapids Griffins. December 3, 2016. Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- DiFilippo, Alex (July 6, 2016). "Red Wings re-sign Coreau to extension". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- Kujawa, Kyle (November 26, 2016). "Jared Coreau recalled by Red Wings". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- St. James, Helene (December 3, 2016). "Red Wings' Coreau excited, anxious to make NHL debut at Pittsburgh". Detroit Free Press. Retrieved December 3, 2016.
- Kujawa, Kyle (December 7, 2016). "Nosek and Coreau assigned to Griffins". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved December 7, 2016.
- Kujawa, Kyle (December 21, 2016). "Detroit recalls Coreau". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved December 21, 2016.
- Poupart, Alain (December 23, 2016). "Jared Coreau gets first NHL win for Red Wings". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved December 23, 2016.
- Kujawa, Kyle (March 9, 2017). "Red Wings assign Coreau to Griffins". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved March 9, 2017.
- Kujawa, Kyle (January 7, 2018). "Jared Coreau recalled by Detroit". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved January 7, 2018.
- Kujawa, Kyle (January 8, 2018). "Detroit assigns Coreau to Grand Rapids". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved January 8, 2018.
- "Coreau Named CCM/AHL Player of the Week". Grand Rapids Griffins. February 19, 2018. Retrieved February 20, 2018.
- Kujawa, Kyle (February 20, 2018). "Red Wings recall goaltender Jared Coreau". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved February 20, 2018.
- "Coreau Back in GR". Grand Rapids Griffins. April 8, 2018. Retrieved April 8, 2018.
- "Ducks Sign Six in Free Agency, Including Schenn". NHL.com. July 2, 2018. Retrieved July 2, 2018.
- "Blues acquire Coreau from Ducks for future considerations". St. Louis Blues. January 3, 2019. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
- "New York Islanders sign Jared Coreau for AHL depth". eyesonisles.com. July 10, 2019. Retrieved July 10, 2019.
- Wakiji, Dana (June 13, 2017). "Grand Rapids Griffins win Calder Cup at home". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved June 13, 2017.