Ben Chiarot Florida Panthers logo

Age 31 May 9, 1991
Hamilton CAN
Defense shoots left
6'3" 191 cm
225 lbs 102 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2018
Agent Craig Oster
Draft Year 2009
Drafted Overall 120
Draft Round 4
Draft Team Winnipeg Jets logo

Transaction History
May 13, 2022 Florida Panthers | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot notched an assist, four hits, four blocked shots, a plus-2 rating and two PIM in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Capitals in Game 6.
Apr 15, 2022 Florida Panthers | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot earned an assist, two blocked shots and two shots on goal in Friday's 6-1 win over the Jets.
Mar 16, 2022 Trade TRADE ANALYSIS
The Florida Panthers acquired Ben Chiarot from the Montreal Canadiens for Ty Smilanic, 2023 first round pick, and 2024 fourth round pick
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Mar 15, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot will be a healthy scratch for Tuesday's clash with Arizona.
Mar 14, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot had an assist, one shot on net and three blocked shots in Sunday's 4-3 overtime win over the Flyers.
Mar 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot had an assist, one shot on net, two hits and four blocked shots in Saturday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Kraken.
Mar 6, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot had an assist, two hits and two PIM in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Oilers.
Mar 3, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot scored two goals, dished an assist, went plus-2 and blocked two shots in Thursday's 5-4 overtime win over the Flames.
Feb 27, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot had an assist, two shots on net, one hit, two blocked shots, two penalty minutes and was plus-2 in Saturday's 2-1 win over Ottawa.
Feb 23, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot logged an assist, two shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Wednesday's 4-0 win over the Sabres.
Feb 21, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot logged an assist, three blocked shots, two hits and a plus-2 rating in Monday's 5-2 win over the Maple Leafs.
Feb 21, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot had one shot on net and two hits over 23:48 of ice time in Sunday's 3-2 shootout win over the Islanders.
Feb 20, 2022 Activated Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot (lower body) was activated from injured reserve and returned to action Sunday against the Islanders.
Feb 20, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot (lower body) practiced Saturday and is expected to play Sunday against the Islanders, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Feb 15, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot (lower body) will rejoin practice Tuesday, Arpon Basu of The Athletic reports.
Feb 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Sunday and will not play against Buffalo as a result.
Jan 30, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot had an assist, one shot on net and one hit in Saturday's 7-2 loss to Edmonton.
Jan 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot logged a power-play assist, two shots on goal, four hits and four blocked shots in Thursday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Blackhawks.
Jan 9, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot was at practice Sunday after clearing COVID-19 protocols, Arpon Basu of The Athletic reports.
Dec 27, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | The Canadiens placed Chiarot in COVID-19 protocols Monday.
Dec 17, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot had an assist, seven shots on goal, two hits, two blocked shots and two PIM in Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over Philadelphia.
Nov 12, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot scored a goal on one shot and had two blocked shots in Thursday's 4-2 win over the Flames.
Nov 10, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot scored a goal on six shots in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Kings. He added two hits, a blocked shot and two penalty minutes over 24:54 of ice time.
Oct 31, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot scored a goal on four shots to go along with two hits and one blocked shot in Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Kings.
Oct 23, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot collected a goal and an assist in Saturday's 6-1 win over the Red Wings. He also provided four blocks, three hits and two PIM.
Jul 2, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot registered an assist, three shots on goal and two hits in Friday's 6-3 loss to the Lightning in Game 3.
Jun 28, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot scored a goal and provided seven hits in Monday night's 5-1 loss to the Lightning in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals.
Apr 22, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot had one shot on net, three blocked shots and a season-high nine hits in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Oilers.
Apr 17, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot logged a team-high 22:06 of ice time in his return from a fractured hand in Friday's 2-1 win over the Flames. He had one shot on net, one hit and one blocked shot.
Apr 14, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot (hand) rejoined the team at practice Wednesday, John Lu of TSN.ca reports.
Apr 13, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot (hand) was placed on long-term injured reserve Tuesday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Apr 13, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot (hand) could be ready to return at some point within Montreal's next 3-5 games, John Lu of TSN.ca reports.
Mar 15, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot underwent right hand surgery Monday and will miss 6-8 weeks.
Mar 13, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot (hand) has an appointment Monday, and surgery could be an option for his broken hand, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Mar 11, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Head coach Dominique Ducharme reported Thursday that Chiarot has a broken right hand and will be re-evaluated in the next few days.
Mar 11, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot has returned to Montreal to undergo further evaluation of his injured hand, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Mar 10, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot (hand) won't play Thursday versus the Flames, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Mar 10, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot will not return to Wednesday's game after a fight with the Canucks' J.T. Miller in the first period.
Feb 27, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot notched an assist, four shots on goal and three hits in Saturday's 2-1 overtime loss to the Jets.
Feb 10, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot posted an assist and three shots on goal in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Maple Leafs.
Feb 3, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot had an assist, one shot on net and two blocked shots in Tuesday's 5-3 win over Vancouver.
Jan 24, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot had an assist, one shot and three blocked shots in Saturday's 5-2 win over Vancouver.
Jan 21, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot scored a power-play goal on four shots in Thursday's 7-3 win over the Canucks.
Jan 17, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Ben Chiarot | Chiarot had three hits and two shots on net over a team-high 23:04 of ice time in Saturday's 5-1 win over Edmonton.
Jul 4, 2019 Montreal Canadiens | signed D Ben Chiarot to a three-year, $10.5 million contract.
Feb 25, 2019 Fined (NHL) fined D Ben Chiarot $3,763.44 for cross-checking an opponent.
Nov 25, 2017 Fined (NHL) fined D Ben Chiarot $3,763.44 for butt-ending an opponent.
Jun 24, 2017 Winnipeg Jets | signed D Ben Chiarot to a two-year, $2.8 million contract extension.
Feb 10, 2017 Activated Winnipeg Jets | activated D Ben Chiarot from injured reserve.
Jun 18, 2015 Winnipeg Jets | re-signed D Ben Chiarot to a two-year contract.
Feb 23, 2015 Injured Winnipeg Jets | placed D Ben Chiarot on IR.
Dec 2, 2014 Recalled Winnipeg Jets | recalled D Ben Chiarot from St. John's (AHL).
Jul 23, 2014 Winnipeg Jets | signed D Ben Chiarot to a one-year, two-way contract.
Apr 13, 2014 Assigned Winnipeg Jets | assigned D Ben Chiarot to St. John's (AHL).
Nov 3, 2013 Assigned Winnipeg Jets | assigned D Ben Chiarot to St. John's (AHL).
Oct 29, 2013 Recalled Winnipeg Jets | recalled D Ben Chiarot from St. John's (AHL).
Sep 27, 2011 Assigned Winnipeg Jets | (Ben Chiarot) assigned to St. John's (AHL).
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Ben Chiarot
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Montréal Canadiens Montreal Canadiens logo 54 7 11 18 -18 42 962 39.50 44.00 -4.70 45.70 -2.70 0.06 0.44
Florida Panthers Florida Panthers logo 20 2 6 8 4 6 362 50.00 58.00 3.30 58.10 2.80 0.17 1.16
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Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2005-2006 Mississauga Reps U15 AAA Big Nickel Bantam 7 2 1 3 4
2006-2007 Mississauga IceDogs U16 AAA GTHL U16 75 22 42 64 202
2006-2007 Mississauga IceDogs U16 AAA OHL Cup 7 2 3 5 12
2007-2008 Guelph Storm OHL 31 0 0 0 14
Draft Yr 2008-2009 Guelph Storm OHL 67 2 10 12 111 Playoffs 4 0 3 3 0
2009-2010 Guelph Storm OHL 41 4 9 13 106
2009-2010 Sudbury Wolves OHL 26 4 4 8 61 Playoffs 4 1 0 1 0
2009-2010 Chicago Wolves AHL 1 0 0 0 4
2010-2011 Sudbury Wolves OHL 25 5 8 13 62
2010-2011 Saginaw Spirit OHL 39 5 19 24 51 Playoffs 12 1 4 5 0
2011-2012 St. John's IceCaps AHL 18 1 1 2 19
2011-2012 Colorado Eagles ECHL 24 6 7 13 13
2012-2013 St. John's IceCaps AHL 61 1 11 12 81
2013-2014 St. John's IceCaps AHL 65 6 14 20 96 Playoffs 21 2 3 5 0
2013-2014 Winnipeg Jets NHL 1 0 0 0 0 11 0.00 24.05 -36.19 26.88 -24.63 0.00 0.00
2014-2015 St. John's IceCaps AHL 24 4 5 9 21
2014-2015 Winnipeg Jets NHL 40 2 6 8 22 616 55.81 58.09 3.97 54.50 -0.64 0.19 0.78 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2015-2016 Winnipeg Jets NHL 70 1 9 10 43 941 42.47 47.74 -4.56 49.13 -2.42 0.06 0.64
2016-2017 Winnipeg Jets NHL 59 2 10 12 33 771 46.67 47.89 -3.74 44.77 -5.78 0.08 0.62
2017-2018 Winnipeg Jets NHL 57 2 12 14 32 781 57.63 48.08 -8.85 51.45 -4.02 0.15 1.00 Playoffs 16 0 3 3 0
2018-2019 Winnipeg Jets NHL 78 5 15 20 62 1,285 51.76 46.47 -2.63 47.42 -2.41 0.19 0.84 Playoffs 6 0 0 0 0
2019-2020 Montréal Canadiens NHL 69 9 12 21 61 1,313 48.10 52.80 -2.30 54.30 -0.10 0.32 0.82 Playoffs 10 0 2 2 0
2020-2021 Montréal Canadiens NHL 41 1 6 7 50 733 38.90 52.20 -3.10 52.80 -3.20 0.49 Playoffs 22 1 1 2 0
2021-2022 Montréal Canadiens NHL 54 7 11 18 42 962 39.50 44.00 -4.70 45.70 -2.70 0.06 0.44
2021-2022 Florida Panthers NHL 20 2 6 8 6 362 50.00 58.00 3.30 58.10 2.80 0.17 1.16 Playoffs 10 0 1 1 0
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Contract History

Signing Team Montreal Canadiens logo
Signing Date July 4, 2019
Signing Status UFA
Agent Craig Oster
Standard Contract | 3 Years $10,500,000 4.29% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000
UFA
AAV $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000
Signing Bonuses $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Total Salary $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000
Minors Salary $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000
Clauses
UFA Year
* Retained 50% of contract was retained by Montreal Canadiens in trade to Florida Panthers
Signing Team Winnipeg Jets logo
Signing Date June 24, 2017
Signing Status RFA
Agent Craig Oster
Standard Contract | 2 Years $2,800,000 1.87% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $1,400,000 $1,400,000
UFA
AAV $1,400,000 $1,400,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,200,000 $1,600,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,200,000 $1,600,000
Minors Salary $1,200,000 $1,600,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Winnipeg Jets logo
Signing Date June 18, 2015
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,700,000 1.19% of cap space
2015-2016 2016-2017
Cap Hit $850,000 $850,000
RFA
AAV $850,000 $850,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $850,000 $850,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $850,000 $850,000
Minors Salary $850,000 $850,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Winnipeg Jets logo
Signing Date July 26, 2014
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 1 Years $600,000 0.87% of cap space
2014-2015
Cap Hit $600,000
RFA
AAV $600,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $600,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $600,000
Minors Salary $85,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Date March 15, 2011
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $1,855,000 0.96% of cap space
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
Cap Hit $618,333 $618,333 $618,333
RFA
AAV $618,333 $618,333 $618,333
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $525,000 $550,000 $600,000
Signing Bonuses $57,500 $60,000 $62,500
Total Salary $582,500 $610,000 $662,500
Minors Salary $57,500 $62,500 $65,000
Clauses
UFA Year