Vancouver Assigns Rookie Ellis To Salmon Kings

VICTORIA, British Columbia – The Victoria Salmon Kings announced that the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League have assigned rookie goaltender Julien Ellis to the team from the Manitoba Moose of the American Hockey League.

The Salmon Kings are the ECHL affiliate of the Canucks of the NHL and the Moose of the AHL.

Selected in the sixth round (189th overall) by Vancouver in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft and under NHL contract to the Canucks, the 20-year-old is 0-2-0 with a goals-against average of 5.04 and a save percentage of .846 in two games with Manitoba.

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