Coyotes Recall Michael Chaput

GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Arizona Coyotes President of Hockey Operations and General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have recalled forward Michael Chaput from the Tucson Roadrunners, the club’s American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate.

The 6-foot-2, 199-pound Chaput has registered 10-5-15 and 12 penalty minutes (PIM) in 22 games with the Roadrunners this season as the team’s captain.

The 27-year-old native of Ile Bizard, QC has totalled 6-16-22 and 76 PIM in 167 career NHL games with the Columbus Blue Jackets, Vancouver Canucks and Montreal Canadiens. 

Chaput was originally drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers in the third round (89thoverall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.