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Brian Elliott

29-Year-Old Goalie – St. Louis Blues

2014-15 NHL Stats

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14

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1.95

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.927

2014-15 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

EElliott reprised his role as the high-performing understudy to Jaroslav Halak to open last season, once again earning more nods than the typical backup due to his stellar numbers when called upon. His usage trended downward when the Blues shipped Halak to the Sabres in exch...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 209   DOB: 4/9/1985   BORN: Newmarket, Ontario   DRAFTED: 9th Rd, #291 Overall in 2003   Show ContractHide Contract

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Brian Elliott Contract Information:

Agreed to a three-year, $7.5 million contract with the Blues in May of 2014.

January 30, 2015  –  Brian Elliott News

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Elliott surrendered four goals on 37 shots Thursday against the Predators, but came away with a shootout win.

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Brian Elliott NHL Stats
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  Goalie Stats
Season Age League Team GP W L OTL SO GAA GA SA SV SV%
2007-08 22 1 1 0 0 0 1.00 1 29 28 .966
2008-09 23 31 16 8 3 1 2.77 77 786 709 .902
2009-10 24 55 29 18 4 5 2.57 130 1424 1294 .909
2010-11 25 NHL COL 12 2 8 1 0 3.83 44 404 360 .891
2010-11 25 NHL OTT 43 13 19 8 3 3.19 122 1147 1025 .894
2011-12 26 NHL STL 38 23 10 4 9 1.56 58 972 914 .940
2012-13 27 NHL STL 24 14 8 1 3 2.28 49 526 477 .907
2013-14 28 NHL STL 31 18 6 2 4 1.96 53 681 628 .922
2014-15 29 NHL STL 23 14 5 2 3 1.95 43 592 549 .927
2014-15 Proj 29 NHL STL 54 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Brian Elliott

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Time On Ice Stats

57:34

Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Brian Elliott was on the ice for 57:34.

5:49

Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Brian Elliott was on the ice for 5:49 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2012-13 53:50 5:09
2013-14 52:24 4:23
2014-15 57:34 5:49

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Brian Elliott 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent W L OTL GAA GA SA SV SV%
Jan. 30 at CAR Did Not Play
Jan. 29 NSH 1 0 0 3.75 4 37 33 .892
Jan. 19 COL 1 0 0 1.02 1 18 17 .944
Jan. 17 TOR 1 0 0 0.00 0 27 27 1.000
Jan. 15 DET 0 0 1 2.81 3 24 21 .875
Jan. 13 EDM Did Not Play
Jan. 10 CAR 0 0 0 15.00 3 10 7 .700
Jan. 8 SJ 1 0 0 2.00 2 26 24 .923
Jan. 6 at ARI 1 0 0 0.00 0 23 23 1.000
Jan. 3 at SJ 1 0 0 2.00 2 20 18 .900
Jan. 2 at ANH Did Not Play
Dec. 30 at NSH 0 1 0 3.10 3 47 44 .936
Dec. 29 COL Did Not Play
Dec. 27 DAL Did Not Play
Dec. 23 at COL Did Not Play
Dec. 20 at SJ Did Not Play
Dec. 18 at LA Did Not Play
Dec. 16 LA Did Not Play
Dec. 13 at COL Did Not Play
Dec. 11 NYI Did Not Play
Dec. 8 FLA Did Not Play
Dec. 6 at NYI Did Not Play
Dec. 4 at NSH Did Not Play
Dec. 3 at CHI Did Not Play
Nov. 29 at MIN Did Not Play
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Nov. 28 EDM Did Not Play
Nov. 25 OTT 0 0 0 0.00 0 16 16 1.000
Nov. 23 at WPG Did Not Play
Nov. 22 at OTT 1 0 0 2.03 2 26 24 .923
Nov. 20 at MON Did Not Play
Nov. 18 at BOS 0 1 0 2.11 2 17 15 .882
Nov. 15 WAS 1 0 0 1.02 1 25 24 .960
Nov. 13 NSH Did Not Play
Nov. 11 BUF 1 0 0 1.02 1 29 28 .966
Nov. 8 NSH 0 1 0 2.07 2 35 33 .943
Nov. 6 NJ Did Not Play
Nov. 4 at NJ Did Not Play
Nov. 3 at NYR 1 0 0 2.77 3 39 36 .923
Nov. 1 COL 1 0 0 1.85 2 29 27 .931
Oct. 30 ANH Did Not Play
Oct. 28 at DAL 1 0 0 2.95 3 28 25 .893
Oct. 25 CHI 1 0 0 2.00 2 24 22 .917
Oct. 23 VAN Did Not Play
Oct. 19 at ANH 0 1 0 3.05 3 25 22 .880
Oct. 18 at ARI Did Not Play
Oct. 16 at LA 0 0 1 0.00 0 18 18 1.000
Oct. 11 CGY 1 0 0 1.02 1 24 23 .958
Oct. 9 NYR 0 1 0 3.05 3 25 22 .880

Brian Elliott: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Elliott will start Thursday's game against the Predators and Sunday's game against the Capitals, Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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Elliott needed to make just 17 saves in a 3-1 win over the visiting Avalanche on Tuesday. The only goal he allowed was off a fortuitous bounce credited to Matt Duchene in the first period.

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Elliott is slated to start Monday's game against the Avs, Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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Elliott made 27 saves for his third shutout of the season and 28th of his career in a 3-0 victory over Toronto on Saturday night.

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Elliott will be in the crease Saturday against the Maple Leafs, Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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Elliott and the Blues, down 2-0 at the second intermission, ended up forcing overtime Thursday against Detroit, but Pavel Datsyuk scored on him with three seconds left in the extra frame to hand him the loss. He stopped 21 of 24 shots.

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The Blues plan to give Elliott the start in net Thursday against Detroit,= as well as Saturday against Toronto, Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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Elliott will start Thursday's game against Detroit.

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Elliott was ineffective Saturday against the Hurricanes. He allowed three goals on 10 shots and was relieved by Jake Allen.

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Elliott will get the start in goal Saturday against the Hurricanes, NHL.com's Lou Korac reports.

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Elliott beat the Sharks by a 7-2 score for the second time in the last week on Thursday, stopping 24 of 26 shots this time.

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Elliott will be between the pipes for Thursday's game against the Sharks, Lou Korac of NHL.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

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2013-14

Elliott had an interesting lockout-shortened season. At one point, he was sent down to the minors to get his game in order. He then went on 10-2 hot streak to close out the season by posting a 1.28 GAA and a .948 save percentage. The goaltender situation in St. Louis is very fluid and coach Ken Hitchcock is not afraid to play the hot hand. It is a good bet that the oft-injured Jaroslav Halak will be named top dog, but picking Elliott in the late middle rounds would be an excellent hand-cuff.

2012-13

Elliott surprised the hockey world with his stellar goaltending in 2011-12, leading the NHL in save percentage and goals-against per game. And he held the Blues in place early on while Jaroslav Halak struggled during the month October. His efforts prompted the Blues to offer him a two-year contract extension -- something the journeyman netminder jumped at to sign. Elliott and Halak essentially shared the job, with Elliott getting 36 starts in the regular season and then taking over full time when Halak injured his ankle in the first-round playoff series against the Sharks. Elliott's Cinderella season finally ended when his regular-season performance didn't show up in the second round as the Blues were swept out by eventual Cup champion Los Angeles. While the series sweep was by no means his fault alone -- St. Louis managed just six goals in the four games -- Elliott played above his head for most of the season. Halak's offseason rehab has gone well and he is slated to be the team's No. 1 goalie entering the 2012-13 season. Elliott will be the trusted backup, but he'll need Halak to struggle in order to come close to the 40-start mark.

2011-12

Elliott started last season with Ottawa, ended it with the Avalanche, and now enters the 2011-12 campaign as a twine tender for the Blues. The Canadian backstop has experience as a starter, but he will assume a backup role behind Jaroslav Halak, provided he beat out Ben Bishop for the job. Elliott will have to work hard to improve upon the unsightly 3.51 goals-against average that he had just one season ago.

2010-11

Elliott had an up-and-down season in 2009-10, which ended on a low note. He was pulled in Game 4 of Ottawa's first-round playoff series against the Penguins and never saw the ice again. He looked slow and completely out of his element in the four games he played, which isn't a good sign going into the 2010-11 season. Elliott will need to have a tremendous training camp and preseason if he hopes to regain the No. 1 spot in Ottawa over Pascal Leclaire. That being said, Leclaire's injury history suggests that Elliott might reclaim the No. 1 spot by default. At this stage in his career, Elliott makes a good No. 2 or No. 3 goalie on a fantasy squad, but nothing more. He's still young and has a lot to learn at the NHL level, which is what he has going for him right now.

2009-10

Elliott will begin the year as Ottawa's backup behind Pascal Leclaire. Due to Leclaire's injury history, Elliott could find himself playing a lot of minutes this year. All that aside, he should get at least 20-25 games.

2008-09

Elliott, barring an Ottawa trade for an elite NHL netminder, is the goalie of the future in Ottawa. The 23-year-old spent last year as Binghamton's No. 1, finishing with an 18-19-1 record, with a 2.81 GAA and a .915 save percentage. Elliott saw one game as an Ottawa Senator early in the season due to an injury to former Ottawa goalie Ray Emery. Elliott ended up beating Atlanta 3-1 in that game, but didn't see any other time with the big club for the rest of the year. He possesses excellent technical skills and good rebound control. Should an injury befall either Martin Gerber or Alex Auld this year, Elliott will get the call. Look for him to breakthrough with Ottawa in 2009-10 as either the starter or the backup.