Dave Ellett – Toronto Maple Leafs Defenseman 1990-1997
Dave Ellett was acquired by the Toronto Maple Leafs on November 10, 1990 from the Winnipeg Jets with Paul Fenton for Ed Olczyk and Mark Osborne.
Ellett would go on to play seven seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs becoming the offensive backbone of the Leafs blueline leading the team’s defensemen in points three times.
Dave Ellett also holds the Toronto Maple Leafs franchise record for the most single season playoff points by a defenseman after recording 18 points in 18 games to help the Leafs to the Conference Finals during the 1994 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Achievements with the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1990’s
#86 on Top 100 Toronto Maple Leafs
1992 NHL All-Star Game
9th Most NHL Goals by a Defenseman 1991-92
Led Toronto Maple Leafs Defensemen in Goals 1991-92
Led Toronto Maple Leafs Defensemen in Points three times 1990-91, 1991-92, 1993-94
Most Single Season Playoff Points by a Defenseman in Toronto Maple Leafs History 1994 (18)
9th Most Single Season Goals by a Defenseman in Toronto Maple Leafs History 1991-92 (18)