Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - The Los Angeles Kings have agreed to terms
on a new one-year contract with defenseman Keaton Ellerby.
Ellerby played in 44 games for the Kings and Florida Panthers last season. All
three of his assists came during his 35-game stint with the Kings. He also
appeared in five postseason games for Los Angeles.
The 24-year-old native of Strathmore, Alberta was acquired by the Kings from
Florida for a fifth-round selection in the 2013 draft on Feb. 8, 2013.
In 160 career NHL games with the Kings and Panthers, Ellerby has two goals and
18 assists to go along with 86 penalty minutes. He was originally drafted by
the Panthers with the 10th overall pick in the 2007 draft.
The Sports Network