TSN TV Schedule TSN2 TV Schedule

Stars sign goaltender Ellis to two-year contract

The Sports Network
7/5/2013 3:03:08 PM
Decrease Text SizeIncrease Text Size
Text Size

Raleigh, NC (Sports Network) - The Dallas Stars signed goaltender Dan Ellis to a two-year deal on Friday, bringing the veteran netminder back to the place where his NHL career began.

The 33-year-old Ellis was a second-round pick by Dallas in 2000, but played just one NHL game during his time with the Stars. The deal to bring him back to Dallas is reportedly worth a total of $1.8 million according to ESPN's Pierre LeBrun.

"Dan is a proven goaltender in this League and he will be a great complement to Kari Lehtonen," said Stars general manager Jim Nill. "He's a true professional that will compete hard each and every day."

Including the Stars, Ellis has played for five teams in his NHL career and is 78-65-17 with a 2.73 goals against average and a .908 save percentage in 184 games. He saw action in 19 games with Carolina in 2013 and went 6-8-2 with a 3.13 GAA.

Dan Ellis (Photo: Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Getty Images)


(Photo: Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Getty Images)
Share This

Share This

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to FarkAdd to TwitterAdd to Stumble UponAdd to Reddit
Print this Story

Game 4: Ducks at Stars (TSN)

Wednesday at 7:30pm et/4:30pm pt

NHL on TSN Broadcast Schedule

Western Conference

(1) COL 2, (WC) MIN 1 (1) ANA 2, (WC) DAL 1
(2) STL 2, (3) CHI 1 (2) SJ 3, (3) LA 0

Eastern Conference

(1) BOS 2, (WC) DET 1 (1) PIT 2, (WC) CLB 1
(2) TAM 0, (3) MON 4 (2) NYR 2, (3) PHI 1

Playoff Schedule/Game-By-Game Breakdown

NHL on TSN Playoff Fantasy Tracker

Make Your Predictions!
Make Your Predictions!
TSN TweetBox
© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television