Canucks Select Taylor Ellington in 2nd Round
Ellington, 18, played the last three seasons with the Everett Silvertips of the Western Hockey League. The 6?2?, 208-pound defenceman recorded five goals, eight assists (5-8-13) and 65 penalty minutes in 60 games played over the 2006-07 season with Everett.
The Victoria, B.C. native helped the Silvertips capture the U.S. Division title during regular season play and advance to the Semi-Final of the 2007 WHL Playoffs recording one goal and two penalty minutes in six post season appearances. Ellington played for Team WHL at the 2006 Canada-Russia Challenge.
Born: Oct. 31, 1988
Hometown: Victoria, BC