Player Page

Jake Chelios | Defenseman | #76

Team: Carolina Hurricanes
Age / DOB:  (26) / 3/8/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 185
Share: 

Latest News

Recent News

Jake Chelios has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Hurricanes.
Chelios will earn $650,000 if he plays at the NHL level or $85,000 in the AHL. He accounted for a personal best 32 points in 2016-17, which led all defensemen on the Charlotte Checkers. Tue, Jun 27, 2017 10:53:00 AM

Highest Searched Players over the last 7 days


Player News

Date:

The Carolina Hurricanes have signed Jake Chelios to a one-year, two-way contract.

Chelios can earn $575,000 if he spends the season in the NHL or $70,000 at the AHL level. He had seven goals and 31 points in 73 contests with the AHL's Charlotte Checkers in 2015-16. "Jake was a steady presence for Charlotte last season in his first full season playing defense," said Hurricanes GM Ron Francis. "He showed that he can contribute offensively and, at 25, he fits in well with our organization’s young defensemen." Chelios is the son of Hall of Fame defenseman Chris Chelios.
Fri, Apr 22, 2016 02:29:00 PM

The Chicago Wolves have inked Jake Chelios to a professional tryout agreement.

The Wolves are the AHL affiliate of the St. Louis Blues. Chelios had two goals and 21 points in 36 games with Michigan State University in 2013-14. Jake is the son of Hall of Fame defenseman Chris Chelios.
Fri, Apr 4, 2014 02:24:00 PM

Jake Chelios has been participating in the Blackhawks' prospects camp while his father, Chris Chelios, has been selected to join the Hockey Hall of Fame.

"Obviously he’s really excited; it’s a huge honor. It’s probably one of the best things you can do in sports," Jake said. "To wait for (three) years after you’re done playing and get all this excitement back, it’s so good for him." Jake has spent the last three seasons playing for Michigan State University and plans to finish up his tenure with them next season. After that he might go pro and get his career started by working in the AHL.
Source: CSN Chicago
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 08:05:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Jordan Staal
2Victor Rask
3Derek Ryan
4Lucas Wallmark
LW1Jeff Skinner
2Sebastian Aho
3Joakim Nordstrom
4Phil Di Giuseppe
5Brock McGinn
RW1Teuvo Teravainen
2Justin Williams
3Elias Lindholm
4Lee Stempniak
D1Justin Faulk
2Noah Hanifin
3Jaccob Slavin
4Brett Pesce
5Trevor van Riemsdyk
6Haydn Fleury
7Klas Dahlbeck
8Roland McKeown
G1Cam Ward
2Scott Darling