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Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (22) / 4/9/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 197

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Michael Chaput has been returned to AHL Springfield.
Chaput has an assist in 17 games with Columbus this season. He also has two goals and four points in six AHL contests. Wed, Dec 4, 2013 05:14:00 PM

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Michael Chaput made his NHL debut Sunday.

He saw 8:02 minutes on the fourth line with Jared Boll and Ryan Craig. He was minus-one in the game.
Mon, Oct 28, 2013 08:05:00 AM

Michael Chaput has been summoned from the minors by Columbus.

He has two goals and two assists in six games with AHL Springfield this campaign. He may get a chance to make his NHL debut Sunday because of Columbus' recent injury woes.
Sat, Oct 26, 2013 06:54:00 PM

Columbus Blue Jackets reassign Michael Chaput to AHL Springfrield.

Chaput was recalled by Columbus on an emergency basis in case Ryan Johansen (lower body) was unable to play Tuesday. His demotion means Johansen should be able to play. He has 28 points and 51 penalty minutes in 67 AHL games this season.
Tue, Apr 9, 2013 03:26:00 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have called up Michael Chaput on an emergency basis.

Chaput is the Blue Jackets' insurance policy in case Ryan Johansen (lower body) can't play Tuesday. Chaput has 28 points and 51 penalty minutes in 67 AHL games this season.
Mon, Apr 8, 2013 06:11:00 PM

Michael Chaput scored and assisted to fuel Springfield's 5-4 win over Bridgeport Sound on Friday night.

In his first AHL season, Chaput has really struggled with just eight points in 28 games. Cam Atkinson notched two assists to up his point total to 37.
Fri, Jan 4, 2013 09:44:00 PM

In case you missed it, Columbus prospect Michael Chaput guided the Shawinigan Cataractes to a Memorial Cup championship victory on Sunday.

He was named the MVP of the tournament and he captured the top scorer award as well. Chaput picked up five goals and seven assists in six games to take home plenty of hardware on junior hockey's biggest stage. He had a point in each contest and recorded four multi-point games. Chaput concluded the QMJHL regular season with 63 points in 57 games and he added another 12 points over 11 games in the playoffs. He was originally drafted in the third round of the 2010 draft by Philadelphia, but was acquired by Columbus back in February of 2011, along with Greg Moore, in exchange for Tom Sestito.
Wed, May 30, 2012 09:00:00 AM

Michael Chaput has agreed to a three-year, entry-level contract with the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Columbus got the rights to Chaput from Philadelphia as part of the Tom Sestito trade. He had 21 goals and 63 points in 57 QMJHL games this season.
Sat, Apr 28, 2012 03:27:00 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have acquired Michael Chaput and Greg Moore from the Philadelphia Flyers for Tom Sestito.

The Flyers originally drafted Chaput in the third round of the 2010 NHL entry draft. Chaput has 22 goals and 55 points in 55 QMJHL games this season.
Mon, Feb 28, 2011 03:35:00 PM

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