D 6'2" 185
Born: March 8, 1991
Birthplace: Chicago, IL
Shoots: Left
Drafted: Undrafted
Jake Chelios

#27 Jake Chelios

Position Defenseman
Height 6'2"
Weight 185
Shoots Left
Born March 8, 1991
Birthplace Chicago, IL
Drafted Undrafted

Career Statistics

        Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League    GP G A PTS PIM   GP G A PTS PIM
2009-10 Chicago USHL   52 12 22 34 45   - - - - -
2010-11 Michigan State NCAA   37 8 6 14 34   - - - - -
2011-12 Michigan State NCAA   39 2 7 9 44   - - - - -
2012-13 Michigan State NCAA   42 5 5 10 79   - - - - -
2013-14 Michigan State NCAA   36 2 19 21 38   - - - - -
  Toledo ECHL   7 1 1 2 2   - - - - -
  Chicago AHL   4 0 1 1 4   - - - - -
2014-15 Chicago AHL   41 1 14 15 32   - - - - -
  Kalamazoo ECHL   8 1 2 3 2   4 1 1 2 2
2015-16 Charlotte AHL   73 7 24 31 44   - - - - -
   
AHL TOTALS   118 8 39 47 80   - - - - -
NHL TOTALS   - - - - -   - - - - -
PRO TOTALS   133 10 42 52 84   4 1 1 2 2

Biography

Jake Chelios
Signed a two-way NHL contract with Carolina on 4/22/16 ... Son of Hall Of Fame defenseman Chris Chelios.

Personal

Grew up a Detroit Red Wings fan … Likes rock music and his favorite artist is Johnny Cash … His favorite movie is Scarface and favorite TV show is Californication … Favorite food is Asparagus … Favorite place to visit is California … He says his biggest talent outside of hockey is Mario Kart … Favorite thing to do when not on the ice is swimming in a pool … Spent his summer laying on the beach and surfing … In 2007, Chelios was awarded Most Improved Player on his high school varsity tennis team.

2015-16

Completed his second professional season and first with the Checkers, setting career highs in goals (seven), assists (24), points (31) and penalty minutes (44) … Was third on the team with 73 games played … Ranked seventh on the team and second among defensemen with 31 points, the latter of which tied for the fifth-highest single-season total by a defenseman in franchise history … Was fourth on the team in power-play assists (13) and tied for fourth in power-play points (16) … After sitting out the first two games of the season as a healthy extra, set a career high with three assists in his Checkers debut, a 7-3 win at MIL (10/16) … Scored his first goal as a Checker against his former team at CHI (10/17) … Picked up an assist at GR (10/23) to extend his season-opening point streak to four games (1g, 5a) … Scored on the power play with 25 seconds remaining to give the Checkers their first win of the season at Bojangles’ Coliseum, 3-2 vs. MB (11/8) … Assisted on both Checkers goals in a 6-2 loss at TEX (11/20) … Dropped the gloves with Paul Bissonnette for his first fighting major of the season vs. ONT (12/5) … Had a goal, an assist and a season-best, plus-3 rating in a 4-3 overtime win vs. LE (12/20) … Scored the game-tying goal with 5:25 left in regulation to extend his point streak to four games (2g, 3a) in an eventual 3-2 shootout loss at SJ (12/30) … Opened the scoring on the power play and assisted on Mike Cornell’s eventual game winner in a 3-2 victory at SD (1/8) … Assisted on Ethan Werek’s overtime winner vs. MB (1/16) … Picked up an assist to record his third four-game point streak of the season (0g, 4a) vs. MB (1/17) … Recorded nine points (1g, 8a) in 10 games from 1/8-1/29 ... Fought with Bryan Moore vs. SD (2/13) … Had the lone assist on Patrick Brown’s game-tying goal in the third period of an eventual shootout loss at CHI (2/21) … Scored on one of his career-high six shots on goal to tie the game with 5:10 remaining in regulation of an eventual 2-1 shootout win at MIL (3/18) … Had a goal, an assist and tied his season high with a plus-3 rating in a 7-3 win at CHI (3/23).

2014-15

Spent the majority of his rookie season with the Chicago Wolves, recording 15 points (1g, 14a) in 41 games ... His 14 helpers ranked second among all team blueliners ... Appeared in eight games at the ECHL level for the Kalamazoo Wings, scoring three points (1g, 2a)

2013-14

Made his pro debut after completing his collegiate career at Michigan State ... Played seven games for the Toledo Walleye of the ECHL, putting up two points (1g, 1a) and played four games for the Chicago Wolves, notching one assist

College

Totaled 54 points (17g, 37a) in 154 games over four seasons at Michigan State University ... Led all Spartan defensemen in scoring during his senior season

Junior

Prior to starting at Michigan State, played one USHL season with the Chicago Steel ... Put up 34 points (12g, 22a) in 52 games, leading team defensemen and ranking third overall