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Matt Ellis
Matt Ellis
Left Wing
Number: 8
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 208
Shoots: Left
Born: Aug 31, 1981
Birthplace: Welland, ON, Canada
Acquired: Signed by Detroit as a free agent May 10, 2002.


Note Worthy
-Goal in Detroit's 3-2 win on Oct. 24 vs. VAN was his first point at Joe Louis Arena.
-Had career-high 4-game point streak (10/15-24).
-Scored the first goal of his career (game -winner) in Detroit's 4-2 win 10/18 at SJ.
-Collected his first NHL point with an assist in Detroit's at Anaheim on 10/15.
-Appeared in 282 games over his four-year stint in Grand Rapids, tallying 69-84--153.
-Improved each year he spent in the AHL, collecting 5-10--15 in 2003-04, 18-23--41in 2004-05, 20-28--48 in 2005-06 and 26-23--49 in 2006-07.
-Was the Captain of the Griffins for the last two seasons.
-Made his NHL debut in 2006-07 with the Wings on 12/18/06 at CBJ.
-Recalled to the Red Wings on 3 different occasions in 2006-07 (12/17, 1/26, 2/26).

2007-08 GAME HIGHS:
Goals - 1, 2x, 10/24 vs VAN
Assists - 1, 4x, 1/22 at LAK
Points - 1, 6x, 1/22 at LAK
Shots - 4, 10/14 at LAK
Plus/Minus - +2, 10/20 at PHX
PIM - 2, 5x, 12/27 at COL
Ice Time - 9:05, 10/26 vs SJS

Contract Status: Signed through the 2008-09 season.

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 WSH 51 38 9 4 166 114 80
2 FLA 52 31 15 6 143 115 68
3 NYR 52 29 18 5 148 134 63
4 TBL 51 29 18 4 137 118 62
5 BOS 52 28 18 6 151 137 62
6 NYI 51 27 18 6 143 127 60
7 DET 52 26 18 8 130 131 60
8 PIT 51 26 18 7 132 130 59
9 NJD 53 26 20 7 119 120 59
10 CAR 54 24 21 9 130 142 57
11 MTL 54 26 24 4 143 143 56
12 PHI 51 23 19 9 121 133 55
13 OTT 53 24 23 6 148 165 54
14 BUF 53 21 26 6 120 139 48
15 TOR 51 19 23 9 117 140 47
16 CBJ 54 21 28 5 135 168 47

STATS

2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
D. Larkin 51 18 19 25 37
H. Zetterberg 52 9 25 2 34
T. Tatar 51 15 17 -2 32
G. Nyquist 52 14 15 -2 29
J. Abdelkader 52 14 12 -4 26
P. Datsyuk 37 6 20 11 26
M. Green 46 4 17 -7 21
N. Kronwall 45 3 14 -10 17
B. Richards 38 5 10 6 15
D. DeKeyser 48 6 8 12 14
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
P. Mrazek 19 10 4 .932 2.03
J. Howard 7 8 4 .904 2.89