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Michael Chaput | Center | #45

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (24) / 4/9/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 204
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 3 (89) / PHI

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Michael Chaput has been summoned from the minors by Vancouver.
He has accounted for 11 assists and 13 points in 10 games for the Utica Comets of the AHL this campaign. However, he has generated just eight points in 58 NHL appearances during his career. Nov 7 - 11:02 AM

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Michael Chaput has signed a two-way deal with Vancouver.

He posted one goal and one assist in eight games with Columbus last year, while recording 45 points over 63 contests with Lake Erie of the AHL. Chaput will probably spend most of the 2016-17 campaign in the minors with Utica.
Jul 1 - 2:20 PM

Michael Chaput will be scratched against Nashville on Saturday night.

Through 58 career NHL games, the 23-year-old Chaput has put forth just eight points and 106 hits. So his talents have not quite blossomed just yet.
Mar 26 - 8:04 PM

Michael Chaput has been sent to the minors.

Chaput appeared in the Blue Jackets' 3-2 loss to Carolina Thursday night before being demoted. He had one hit in 9:25 minutes of ice time in that game. With that defeat, he now has a goal and an assist in eight contests with Columbus this season.
Mar 25 - 10:56 AM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have called up Michael Chaput.

Chaput has 12 goals and 15 assists in 55 AHL games this season. He's expected to draw into the lineup on Thursday and stay with the squad beyond that game.
Mar 17 - 10:53 AM

Michael Chaput has been sent to the AHL.

Chaput was a healthy scratch for Thursday's game. He has a goal in three contests with the Blue Jackets in 2015-16.
Fri, Dec 11, 2015 12:08:00 PM

Michael Chaput and Kevin Connauton are healthy scratches in Thursday's game against Winnipeg.

Chaput has one goal in three games in '15-16, while Connauton has four assists in 21 games. Neither player will have any fantasy value going forward.
Thu, Dec 10, 2015 08:13:00 PM

Michael Chaput scored a goal in Columbus' 2-1 shootout loss to the Florida Panthers.

Chaput tied the game at one with his goal at the 12:49 mark of the second period. Cam Atkinson scored in the shootout, but it wasn't enough to secure a win. This was Chaput's first NHL game of the season and the second goal of his career. Andrew Bodnarchuk and Gregory Campbell picked up the assists on Chaput's goal.
Fri, Dec 4, 2015 10:56:00 PM

Michael Chaput will make his season debut Friday night against the Panthers as a late addition to the lineup.

Chaput appears to be tagging in for Scott Hartnell, but there's no report on a possible injury or illness. Either way, Chaput has put up six goals and 10 points for AHL Lake Erie in 19 games but has just six points in 50 career NHL games.
Fri, Dec 4, 2015 06:57:00 PM

Michael Chaput has been sent to the minors.

Chaput was summoned on Wednesday, but ended up being a healthy scratch on Thursday. He has five goals and eight points in 13 AHL contests this season.
Fri, Nov 20, 2015 12:41:00 PM

Look for Michael Chaput to be a healthy scratch on Thursday.

The Blue Jackets recalled Chaput on Wednesday, but it seems their intention is to use him as their insurance policy. Chaput has five goals and eight points in 13 AHL contests in 2015-16.
Thu, Nov 19, 2015 10:41:00 AM

Michael Chaput has been called up from the minors.

He has generated five goals and three assists in 13 games for Lake Erie of the AHL this campaign. Chaput had five points in 33 appearances with the Blue Jackets last year.
Wed, Nov 18, 2015 05:07:00 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed Michael Chaput on waivers.

The 23-year-old center had a goal and four assists in 33 games last season. He will be sent to the AHL if he passes through waivers.
Sun, Oct 4, 2015 05:55:00 AM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed center Michael Chaput to a one-year/two-way contract.

Chaput played 33 games for the Blue Jackets last season and the 23-year-old had a goal and four helpers but was sent to the minors on January 6 and was not recalled. He will make $650,000 in the NHL next season, if he sticks.
Thu, Jul 23, 2015 05:24:00 PM

Michael Chaput has been reassigned to AHL Springfield.

The Blue Jackets needed to make room for the return of Mark Letestu and Cam Atkinson. Chaput has five points and 21 penalty minutes in 33 games with Columbus in 2014-15.
Tue, Jan 6, 2015 03:08:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Henrik Sedin
2Brandon Sutter
3Bo Horvat
4Markus Granlund
5Michael Chaput
6Joseph Labate
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Sven Baertschi
3Alex Burrows
4Brendan Gaunce
5Anton Rodin
RW1Loui Eriksson
2Jannik Hansen
3Derek Dorsett
4Jayson Megna
5Jack Skille
D1Alexander Edler
2Ben Hutton
3Chris Tanev
4Erik Gudbranson
5Philip Larsen
6Alex Biega
7Luca Sbisa
8Nikita Tryamkin
9Troy Stecher
G1Ryan Miller
2Jacob Markstrom