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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 scored a pair of goals in the Canucks' 4-2 win over Buffalo on Sunday night.
The 24-year-old now has three goals and six points in 44 games this season, a career high. Feb 12 - 11:31 PM

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Michael Chaput (illness) was able to play on Friday.

Chaput was considered a game-time decision. He ended up recording a hit and a blocked shot in 8:54 minutes of ice time.
Sat, Dec 31, 2016 03:08:00 AM

Michael Chaput (illness) is listed as game-time decision for Wednesday night.

If he can't play then Anton Rodin will step into the lineup.
Wed, Dec 28, 2016 06:20:00 PM

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.
Mon, Nov 7, 2016 11:02:00 AM

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.
Fri, Jul 1, 2016 02:20:00 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.
Sat, Mar 26, 2016 08:04:00 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.
Fri, Mar 25, 2016 10:56:00 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.
Thu, Mar 17, 2016 10:53:00 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

Depth Charts

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