Morgan Ellis

#78D,
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 211
Born:
Birth Place: Ellerslie, Prince Edward Island
Draft: 2010 4th round (117th pick) by the
Shoots: R
  • Parayko's 5-year deal solidifies Blues' young core
    St. Louis Post-Dispatch

    Parayko's 5-year deal solidifies Blues' young core

    The Blues signed defenseman Colton Parayko to a five-year, $27.5 million contract on Thursday, effectively finalizing the roster for next season while setting the core of the squad for years to come. Parayko is signed through 2022, one year before the contract of forward Vladimir Tarasenko ends. Forward Jaden Schwartz and goalie Jake Allen are set through 2021, and defenseman Alex Pietrangelo, the team’s captain, and forward Brayden Schenn are set through 2020. It’s that young core of talent that the Blues will be built around as they go forward. “We’re in a good spot now,” Blues general manager Doug Armstrong said by phone from Toronto after the agreement with Parayko was reached. “We have Schwartz