Central Division RANK: 3
Record: 13-6-1 NHL rank: 6

Ryan Ellis

#4 • D
  • Status: Knee injury, injured reserve
  • Height: 5'10
  • Weight: 180 lbs.
  • Shoots: R
  • Experience: 6 years
  • Birthdate: Jan 3, 1991
  • Birthplace: Hamilton, Ont.
  • Drafted: Drafted by Nashville in 2009 (1/11).
Scouting Report
Has very good offensive instincts and great mobility. Also owns the natural ability to move the puck quickly out of danger. Owns a powerful point shot. Has developed into an excellent defender, as well.
Can make a few too many mistakes with the puck when he is a bit too overconfident, though he has improved a lot in that area. Lacks ideal size for the blueline position in the NHL (5-10, 180 pounds).
Career Potential:
Excellent, two-way defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Canadian Hockey League Player of the Year 2010-11
Canadian Hockey League Defenseman of the Year 2010-11
Memorial Cup All-Star Team 2008-09
Canadian Hockey League All-Rookie Team 2007-08
OHL Red Tilson Trophy 2010-11
OHL Max Kaminsky Trophy 2010-11, 2008-09
OHL Bobby Smith Trophy 2007-08
OHL First All-Star Team 2010-11, 2008-09
OHL Second All-Star Team 2009-10
OHL All-Rookie Team 2007-08
WJC-A The Directorate - Best Player 2010-11
WJC-A Media - All-Star Team 2010-11