SUNRISE, Fla. – Florida Panthers General Manager Jacques Martin announced today that D Keaton Ellerby
has been recalled from the Rochester Americans (AHL), on an emergency basis.
Ellerby, 20, has played in 60 games with Rochester this year registering 16 points (1-15-15) and 32 PIM.
The Strathmore, Alberta native played in three games for Florida during training camp, before being assigned to the Americans in September.
Ellerby was drafted by Florida with their first choice (10th overall) in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
Florida (34-24-8) starts a two-game road trip this evening when they take on the Pittsburgh Penguins. The game can be seen live on FS Florida and heard on SportsTalk 790 The Ticket at 7:30 p.m.