The Philadelphia Flyers and general manager Chuck Fletcher have landed themselves a defenseman.
According to Frank Seravalli and Pierre LeBrun, the Flyers have acquired Ryan Ellis from the Nashville Predators.
Ellis has been a key part of the Predators defense over the last couple of years.
The 30 year old carries some salary committment though as he's signed through the 2026-27 season with an AAV of $6.25million.
The return is not yet know on the deal.
More details to come.
Hearing Ryan Ellis has been traded to Philadelphia. #Flyers @DFOHockey
— Frank Seravalli (@frank_seravalli) July 17, 2021