|Born||November 5, 1988 |
Strathmore, Alberta, Canada
|Height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight||216 lb (98 kg; 15 st 6 lb)|
Los Angeles Kings
|NHL Draft||10th overall, 2007|
Keaton Ellerby (born on November 5, 1988) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman, currently playing for the Winnipeg Jets of the National Hockey League.
Playing Career[edit | edit source]
Junior Hockey Career[edit | edit source]
Keaton was drafted 10th overall by the Florida Panthers in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft from the Kamloops Blazers of the Western Hockey League.
During the 2008 World Junior Hockey Championship, Keaton was invited to try out for the tournament, having played for Canada at the 2007 Superseries against the Russians, but he was cut from the roster.
Professional\NHL Career[edit | edit source]
On January 25, 2011, Keaton scored his first NHL goal against Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers.
On February 8, 2013, Keaton was traded by the Florida Panthers to the Los Angeles Kings for a fifth-round selection in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.
On July 4, 2013, the Los Angeles Kings announced that they resigned Keaton to a one-year deal.
On November 2, 2013 (a month into the 2013-14 NHL season), Keaton was claimed off waivers by the Winnipeg Jets.
Career Statistics[edit | edit source]
|2007–08||Moose Jaw Warriors||WHL||53||2||21||23||81||5||0||2||2||15|
|2012–13||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||35||0||3||3||16||5||0||0||0||0|