Ottawa Senators send Chabot to AHL

Thomas Chabot will be starting the season as a member of the Belleville Senators, AHL affiliate to the Ottawa Senators. Ottawa announced the news on Sunday, October 1st.

Chabot was drafted by Ottawa in the first round, 18th overall in the 2015 NHL draft. He played one regular season game with Ottawa last season, before being returned to the Saint John Sea Dogs.

He led the Sea Dogs to a President Cup championship and a berth in the 2016 Memorial Cup. Chabot was a recipient of the Guy Lafleur trophy (playoff MVP,) The Emile Bouchard trophy  (defenceman of the year), and the Paul Dumont trophy (personality of the year)