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Keaton Ellerby | Defenseman

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (26) / 11/5/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 221
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Keaton Ellerby will become an unrestricted free agent on Wednesday.
He was not given a qualifying offer from the Jets, so he can test free agency. Ellerby suited up in just one game with Winnipeg in 2014-15 after he played in 51 contests the season before. Jun 30 - 10:48 AM

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Keaton Ellerby is a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Avalanche.

The Jets will be without Dustin Byfuglien (suspension) and both Toby Enstrom and Paul Postma are out with different injuries.
Apr 9 - 9:08 PM

Keaton Ellerby has been called up by the Winnipeg Jets.

Ellerby's promotion was in response to Tyler Myers suffering an upper-body injury. We don't know the severity of Myers' injury and the fact that Ellerby has been recalled doesn't really tell us much. Keep in mind that even if Myers isn't dealing with a serious injury, the Jets might have decided to bring up Ellerby anyways as an insurance policy.
Mar 13 - 2:10 PM

The Winnipeg Jets demoted defenseman Keaton Ellerby to the AHL on Saturday.

JFYI as he's not a difference-maker by fantasy standards.
Jan 10 - 4:38 PM

Keaton Ellerby has been called up by the Jets.

The 26-year-old defenseman was called up with Grant Clitsome going down with an injury. Ellerby hasn't appeared in an NHL game this season and is expected to be a healthy scratch Monday night against the Sharks.
Jan 5 - 6:03 PM

Keaton Ellerby has placed on waivers with the intention of sending him to the minors.

He will start the season with the AHL's St. John's IceCaps if he clears. Ellerby played in 51 games with the Jets last season, where he posted six points, 76 hits and a plus-4 rating.
Mon, Oct 6, 2014 09:27:00 AM

Keaton Ellerby has inked a one-year, two-way contract with Winnipeg.

Ellerby will come with a $700,000 annual cap hit if the plays in the NHL. He had two goals and six points in 51 games in 2013-14.
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 06:58:00 PM

Keaton Ellerby won't get a qualifying offer from Winnipeg.

In 51 games with the Jets, Ellerby generated six points, 76 hits and a plus-4 rating. He also averaged just 13:54 of ice time per contest.
Mon, Jun 30, 2014 05:18:00 PM

Keaton Ellerby wasn't available for Tuesday's game against Phoenix due to a lower-body injury.

He didn't play in Monday's overtime loss to Anaheim either. In 51 games with Winnipeg this season, Ellerby has six points, a plus-4 rating and 76 hits.
Wed, Apr 2, 2014 09:38:00 AM

Keaton Ellerby scored a goal in Winnipeg's 3-0 victory on Tuesday.

Ellerby has played in three straight contests after spending six games in the press box. He has two goals and four points in 21 games this season.
Wed, Jan 1, 2014 10:44:00 AM

Keaton Ellerby has been a healthy scratch for six straight games.

He has skated in 18 games with the Jets this season since was claimed off waivers from Los Angeles, but his last appearance came on Dec. 12. However, Ellerby doesn't have any fantasy value when he does play.
Tue, Dec 24, 2013 05:27:00 AM

Keaton Ellerby recorded his first goal in 104 games in Thursday's loss to Chicago.

His last goal came on March 17, 2011 vs. Toronto and it was deposited into an empty net. "It's always nice to contribute offensively but I was minus-1 on the night so that's a little bit disappointing," Ellerby said after Winnipeg's 6-3 loss to the Blackhawks. Ellerby has two points in nine games this season.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 08:17:00 AM

Keaton Ellerby skated with Tobias Enstrom in Sunday's loss to Minnesota.

He was promoted up the depth chart because of Zach Bogosian's groin injury, which is expected to sideline him for weeks. Ellerby received a season-high 22:09 of ice time versus the Wild and he finished with a minus-2 rating in the Jets' 2-1 loss.
Mon, Nov 18, 2013 09:36:00 AM

Defenseman Keaton Ellerby will make his debut with the Winnipeg Jets on Monday against the Detroit Red Wings.

He doesn't carry a whole lot of fantasy value, but the Jets need him with a lot of injuries on the blueline.
Sun, Nov 3, 2013 01:27:00 PM

The Jets have claimed Keaton Ellerby off waivers from the Kings.

With injuries to Mark Stuart, Paul Postma, and Jacob Trouba the Jets are hurting on their blueline and needed to add another body. Ellerby is just that--another body. He has no fantasy value.
Sat, Nov 2, 2013 12:29:00 PM

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