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Michael Hutchinson | Goalie

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (24) / 3/2/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 185
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Michael Hutchinson has been reassigned by the Winnipeg Jets.
Hutchinson will report to AHL St. John's ahead of the team's playoff run. He had a 1.64 GAA and .943 save percentage in three games with Winnipeg this season. Apr 13 - 11:21 AM

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Michael Hutchinson turned aside 35 of 38 shots in Winnipeg's 5-3 win over Calgary Friday night.

It was Hutchinson's third start of the season. The rookie goalie ended the campaign with a 1.64 goals against average and a .943 save percentage and certainly showed promise for the future.
Apr 12 - 4:50 AM

Coach Paul Maurice hasn't decided yet if Michael Hutchinson will get a third straight start in Winnipeg's season finale Friday night.

"We'll go back and talk and see how he's feeling. If you walked in right now he'd say, 'Why don't we just put all the equipment on again and go play another game.' He's just wired right now," said Maurice after Hutchinson picked up his first victory Thursday. "But we want to put him in a position to have success. At the same time, if he feels good he'll be in the net (Friday) night. He's earned that right. Back-to-backs are a different beast and we'll want to see him in that, too."
Apr 11 - 6:50 AM

Michael Hutchinson was superb for the Jets on Thursday as he earned a 2-1 shootout victory against Boston.

Hutchinson has been impressive in two appearances with the Jets and earned himself his first NHL win versus the Bruins. His GAA is a minuscule 0.98 in two NHL starts while his save percentage is .960.
Apr 11 - 1:10 AM

Michael Hutchinson will be back in Winnipeg's cage on Thursday night.

He'll make his second start in a row against Boston, who selected him in the third round of the 2008 draft. Hutchinson made 16 saves and allowed one goal in a 1-0 loss to Minnesota on Monday night.
Apr 10 - 3:59 PM

Michael Hutchinson may have earned himself another start with a solid showing in his NHL debut on Monday night.

"He looked solid, square, comfortable and he gave his hockey team a chance to win the game," coach Paul Maurice said after a 1-0 loss to Minnesota. "I will think you'll see Michael one more time, maybe two. One more time for sure." Winnipeg hosts Boston on Thursday and they play in Calgary on Friday to close out the 2013-14 campaign. Hutchinson will be back in the AHL with St. John's for the playoffs afterward.
Apr 8 - 7:11 AM

Michael Hutchinson held his own for the Jets, but suffered a 1-0 loss to Minnesota Monday.

The netminder stopped 16 of 17 shots in his first NHL start, which was made possible due to an injury suffered by regular Al Montoya. With the season drawing to a close, Hutchinson could make a few more starts with Montoya nursing his lower-body ailment.
Apr 7 - 10:53 PM

Michael Hutchinson will get his first NHL start on Monday against Minnesota.

He has been superb in the AHL this season for St. John's, where he has posted a 15-5-1 record along with a .923 save percentage and a 2.33 goals-against average. Hutchinson is up with the Jets because Al Montoya is dealing with a lower-body injury.
Apr 7 - 12:54 PM

Michael Hutchinson may get a start before the regular season is over.

The Jets play three times before the 2013-14 campaign gets put into the books, including back-to-back contests on Thursday and Friday. Coach Paul Maurice said Saturday that he's interested in seeing what Hutchinson has to offer.
Apr 7 - 9:35 AM

Michael Hutchinson was called up from the minors on Sunday.

He is back with the team after being sent down less than 24 hours earlier. Ondrej Pavelec or Al Montoya could be hurt or unavailable for Monday's contest in Anaheim. The Jets will update the situation after their morning skate.
Mar 31 - 9:35 AM

The Jets have recalled Michael Hutchinson from St. Johns of the AHL.

He will back up Al Montoya while Ondrej Pavelec recovers from a lower-body injury that he sustained Friday night. Hutchinson is 24, so he is hardly a hot young prospect. That said, he has put up tremendous numbers in the minors this season. He sports a 15-5-1 record with a 2.33 goals against average and .923 save percentage. It will be interesting to see what happens if Montoya does not do well over the next two games and Pavelec is not ready to return. Does Hutchinson get a chance?
Mar 15 - 2:21 PM

The Winnipeg Jets have inked Michael Hutchinson to a one-year, two-way deal.

Hutchinson can earn $600,000 if he spends the season in the NHL. He had a 2.30 GAA and .914 save percentage in 30 games with AHL Providence last season.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 05:00:00 PM

Michael Hutchinson allowed four goals on 13 shots before getting pulled halfway through the first period in a 6-3 loss Saturday night.

Hutchinson was selected with the 77th pick in the 2008 entry draft and is 0-3 with a 4.03 goals against average and an .833 save percentage in three games to start the year in the AHL. "There’s an opportunity for him going into this year to be the No. 1 goaltender. It’s got to be playing on his mind. Only he could tell you if he’s putting too much pressure on himself. But it’s November now and he still doesn’t have a win for us at this point," said Providence Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy. This is a pivotal season for the goalie in the Bruins' organization who is looking to become Tuukka Rask's backup.
Source: Csnne.com
Sun, Oct 28, 2012 10:05:00 AM

Michael Hutchinson has been returned to the AHL.

The move was expected after Marty Turco cleared waivers on Wednesday. Turco will back up Tim Thomas on Thursday night against Buffalo.
Thu, Mar 8, 2012 04:21:00 PM

The Boston Bruins have summoned Michael Hutchinson.

This move is in response to Tuukka Rask leaving Saturday's game with an undisclosed injury. If Rask in unavailable, then Hutchinson should serve as Tim Thomas' understudy on Sunday.
Sat, Mar 3, 2012 06:05:00 PM

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4Chris Thorburn
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5Mark Stuart
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G1Ondrej Pavelec
2Al Montoya