Dan Ellis

G
  • Height: 6'1
  • Weight: 195 lbs.
  • Catches: L
  • Experience: 9 years
  • Birthdate: Jun 19, 1980
  • Birthplace: Saskatoon, Sask.
  • Drafted: Drafted by Dallas in 2000 (2/60).
Scouting Report
Assets:
Made the most of his limited size and never quit on a play. Could be used as a No. 1 netminder in the NHL for stretches. Had perseverance, which suited him well in battling shooters on a regular basis.
Flaws:
Lacked the long-range consistency to be a quality starting goaltender at the National Hockey League level. At times, he would mishandle the puck or over-play his position into a goal against.
Career Potential:
Decent backup goaltender.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
ECHL Playoff MVP 2003-04
CCHA Second All-Star Team 2001-02
CCHA All-Rookie Team 2000-01
USHL Player of the Year 1999-00
USHL Goaltender of the Year 1999-00
USHL First All-Star Team 1999-00