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Chris Porter | Winger | #53

Team: Boston Bruins
Age / DOB:  (33) / 5/29/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 206
Drafted: 2003 / Rd. 9 (282) / CHI
Contract: view contract details

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Chris Porter has agreed to a new contract with the Providence Bruins of the AHL.
The terms of the deal were not disclosed. Porter had 25 points in 67 games last season with Providence. He has not played in a NHL game since the 2015-16 season with the Minnesota Wild. He has no fantasy value. Sat, Jul 1, 2017 10:23:00 PM

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The St. Louis Blues have released Chris Porter from his PTO.

The 32-year-old has seen just 234 games of action since being drafted in 2003. Though with only 34 points to his credit, he doesn't provide much value in fantasy.
Mon, Oct 3, 2016 02:44:00 PM

Chris Porter will attend the St. Louis Blues' training camp on a tryout basis.

Porter had four goals and seven points in 61 games with the Minnesota Wild last season. Though he was originally drafted by the Chicago Blackhawks in 2003, Porter made his NHL debut with the Blues back in 2008 and went on to appear in 173 games with St. Louis from 2008-15.
Mon, Sep 12, 2016 05:59:00 PM

Coach John Torchetti wasn't pleased with his team's performance in a 4-0 loss to Dallas in Game 1 of the postseason.

However, he did like he saw from Porter, who he highlighted as the club's best forward in the contest. Porter had a game-high six hits and one shot on goal in 14:52 of ice time.
Fri, Apr 15, 2016 09:18:00 AM

Chris Porter and Jordan Schroeder were made late scratches for Friday's match with Detroit.

Through 59 games this season Porter has amassed a whopping 150 hits to go along with his seven points. Nice rates though, when he plays.
Fri, Apr 1, 2016 08:30:00 PM

Chris Porter and Nate Prosser will be scratched against Chicago on Tuesday night.

Through 58 games this season Porter has posted seven points and a whopping 147 hits this season. He may not play every night, but when he does, he make his presence known.
Source: Dan Myers
Tue, Mar 29, 2016 06:49:00 PM

Chris Porter will play in place of Thomas Vanek on Sunday against Chicago.

Porter may not be known for his scoring, but he picks up value on the physical side. With 144 hits through 56 games this season, he's worth a plug if you're in need of his services.
Sun, Mar 20, 2016 02:52:00 PM

Chris Porter has cleared waivers on Sunday and will play on Minnesota's second line against Florida.

Well, that's a turn about face if there ever was one. Porter can still be moved or demoted at any time, mind you. For now though he'll skate to the left of Mikko Koivu and Charlie Coyle.
Sun, Feb 28, 2016 02:44:00 PM

The Minnesota Wild have placed forward Chris Porter on waivers.

The 31-year-old has four goals and seven points in 51 games this season. The Wild are likely just looking to create more cap space to acquire a player or two between now and Monday's trade deadline.
Sat, Feb 27, 2016 12:20:00 PM

Chris Porter skated alongside Thomas Vanek and Mikael Granlund on Tuesday night.

He scored Minnesota's only goal in a 4-1 loss to the New York Islanders. Porter was promoted because of Jason Zucker's injury.
Wed, Feb 24, 2016 12:53:00 PM

Chris Porter scored in Tuesday's 4-1 loss to the New York Islanders.

Porter cut the Islanders' lead to 2-1 in the second frame, but that's as close as his team would come to tying the game. The 31-year-old has four goals and six points in 49 games this season.
Tue, Feb 23, 2016 11:56:00 PM

Chris Porter will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Edmonton Oilers.

The 31-year-old has three goals and five points in 48 games this season. Goaltender Niklas Backstrom will join him in the press box, while Marco Scandella will miss the game because of injury.
Thu, Feb 18, 2016 09:07:00 PM

Chris Porter and Niklas Backstrom will each be scratched Thursday night against Calgary.

With just five points in 48 games this season, one normally would be right to conclude that Porter doesn't offer much fantasy value. But if you're in a league that rewards his 122 hits, his absence tonight may take on some significance.
Wed, Feb 17, 2016 08:47:00 PM

Chris Porter will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Vancouver Canucks.

The 31-year-old has three goals and five points in 48 games this season. He's been a healthy scratch in four straight games. Nate Prosser and Niklas Backstrom will also join him on the sidelines.
Mon, Feb 15, 2016 10:14:00 PM

Chris Porter is expected to be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Washington Capitals.

The 31-year-old has been scratched in two of Minnesota's last three contests. Porter has three goals and five points in 48 games this season. Goaltender Niklas Backstrom will join him in the press box. Neither player is on the fantasy radar.
Thu, Feb 11, 2016 07:29:00 PM

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