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Ben Chiarot | Defenseman | #7

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (26) / 5/9/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 219
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 4 (120) / WPG

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Ben Chiarot is projected to be a healthy scratch Monday night.
Chiarot hasn't appeared in a game this season for the Jets. He had two goals and 12 points in 59 contests last season. Oct 9 - 8:48 PM

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The Winnipeg Jets have re-signed Ben Chiarot to a two-year, $2.8 million contract.

Chiarot was scheduled to become a restricted free agent on July 1st. The 26-year-old had two goals, 12 points and 33 penalty minutes in 59 games in 2016-17. Don't expect him to have any fantasy value heading into next season, as he's more of a depth player for Winnipeg.
Jun 24 - 9:01 AM

Ben Chiarot has been sidelined with an upper body injury, and won't play in Tuesday's match with Philadelphia.

Through 59 games this season the young defender has posted two goals and 12 points along with 33 PIMs, 78 hits and 94 blocks. Consider him day-to-day, for now.
Mar 21 - 3:35 PM

Ben Chiarot didn't finish Sunday's game against Minnesota.

He played his last shift at 10:57 of the third period, so he may have been hurt in the contest. Winnipeg called up Nelson Nogier on Monday for some insurance.
Mar 20 - 3:03 PM

Ben Chiarot will indeed play Saturday against the Flames.

Through 55 games this season the young defender has posted a goal and 10 points along with 75 hits and 82 blocks.
Mar 11 - 6:55 PM

Ben Chiarot will be a game-time decision due to illness on Saturday on Calgary.

Through 55 games this season the young defender has posted a goal and 10 points along with 75 hits and 82 blocks.
Mar 11 - 1:41 PM

Ben Chiarot contributed two assists in Wednesday's 7-4 loss to Pittsburgh.

He earned both helpers during a wild first period to give the Jets a 3-2 lead going into the second. Chiarot has chipped in three of his 10 points this season in the last three games.
Mar 9 - 12:21 PM

Ben Chiarot will return to the Jets' blue line on Friday against Chicago.

He has been out of action since Jan. 11th because of an upper body injury. Through 46 games this season he's posted six assists with 54 hits and 62 blocks.
Feb 10 - 1:03 PM

Ben Chiarot (upper body) will be an option for Friday's game, according to coach Paul Maurice.

He has been out of action since Jan. 11 because of an upper-body injury.
Feb 8 - 6:25 PM

Ben Chiarot (upper body) has been moved to injured reserve by Winnipeg.

He is dealing with an upper-body injury and is retroactive to Jan. 11. In 43 games this season, Chiarot has contributed six assists
Jan 17 - 11:12 AM

Ben Chiarot didn't take part in Thursday's practice due to an illness.

Chiarot has no goals and six assists in 40 games this season. Consider him questionable for Friday's contest.
Jan 12 - 2:15 PM

Ben Chiarot will be scratched against Dallas on Thursday night.

Chiarot has seen just under 12 minutes a night through five games of action without making a mark in the scoring sheet, so we'd let him sit on the waiver wire.
Thu, Oct 27, 2016 07:05:00 PM

Ben Chiarot will play in Monday's game against Boston.

He is projected to be paired with Paul Postma and will replace Mark Stuart in the lineup. Chiarot was a healthy scratch on Saturday after he played in Winnipeg's opener.
Mon, Oct 17, 2016 04:17:00 PM

Ben Chiarot and Joel Armia will be scratched against the Wild on Saturday.

Through his first 112 career NHL games, Chiarot has posted 18 points with 67 PIMs, 158 blocks and 205 hits. Suggesting he could be a nice addition as a spot-starter for any league that rewards his talents.
Sat, Oct 15, 2016 05:04:00 PM

Ben Chiarot notched a goal and an assist to lead the Jets to a 4-0 win over Calgary in pre-season action on Sunday night.

Chiarot matched his entire goal total from last season. His minor point offensive output should not be expected to carry over into the regular season.
Sun, Oct 2, 2016 11:44:00 PM

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2Jacob Trouba
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