Curtis McElhinney

Basics

Type: 
Non-Prospect
Position: 
Goaltender
Shoots/Catches: 
Left
Height: 
6.02
Weight: 
203
Born: 
05/23/1983
Age: 
36
Hometown: 
London, ONT
Acquired: 
Signed as an unrestricted free agent on July 1, 2019
Last Team: 
Tampa Bay (NHL)
Projects As: 
Backup goaltender
Depth Chart Weight: 
1

Draft Info

Draft Status: 
Drafted
Draft Year: 
2002
Draft Type: 
NHL Entry Draft
Drafted By: 
Calgary Flames
Round: 
6
Pick No.: 
176
Draft Team: 
Colorado College (WCHA)

Contract

Contract Status: 
Signed
Waiver Status: 
Waiver Eligible
Signing Date: 
07/01/2019
Contract Type: 
One-way
Contract Length: 
2 years
Cap Number: 
$1 300 000
Contract Start Year: 
2019
Contract End Year: 
2021
Contract End Status: 
UFA
Salary: 
$1 300 000
Salary: 
$1 300 000

Bio

Awards: 

2012-2013

  • AHL All-Star Game
  • AHL Goaltender of the Month (October)
  • AHL Most Shutouts (9)
  • AHL Player of the Week (Nov 11)
  • AHL Second All-Star Team


2006-2007

  • AHL All-Star Game
  • AHL Goaltender of the Month (October)
  • AHL Most Shutouts (7)
  • AHL Player of the Week (Dec 10)
  • AHL Player of the Week (Feb 25)
  • AHL Second All-Star Team


2004-2005

  • NCAA (WHCA) First All-Star Team
  • NCAA (WCHA) Goaltending Champion
  • NCAA (West) First All-American Team


2002-2003

  • NCAA (WHCA) First All-Star Team
  • NCAA (WCHA) Goaltending Champion
  • NCAA (West) Second All-American Team

Scouting Report

Strengths: 

Has great size for the goaltending position, and covers a lot of the net. Works hard at improving his game and displays a positive attitude. Is a quality teammates.

Weaknesses: 

Needs to prove he can stop pucks consistently at the highest level. Is he mobile enough to tend goal for long stretches in the National Hockey League?

Projection: 

Backup goaltender

Statistics

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 Season Team League GP GAA SVS%      Playoffs GP GAA SVS%
 1999-2000 Notre Dame Hounds Midget AAASMHL- - -|      
 2000-2001 Notre Dame HoundsSJHL39 3.36 .900|      
 2001-2002 Colorado CollegeNCAA9 2.04 .918|      
 2002-2003 Colorado CollegeNCAA37 2.38 .906|      
 2003-2004 Colorado CollegeNCAA19 2.42 .906|      
 2004-2005 Colorado CollegeNCAA26 2.24 .927|      
 2005-2006 Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben KnightsAHL33 2.52 .912|      
 2006-2007 Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben KnightsAHL57 2.13 .917|Playoffs5 2.12 .904
 2007-2008 Calgary FlamesNHL5 2.00 .902|      
  Quad City FlamesAHL41 2.28 .911|      
 2008-2009 Calgary FlamesNHL14 3.59 .889|Playoffs1 1.78 .900
 2009-2010 Calgary FlamesNHL10 3.22 .885|      
  Anaheim DucksNHL10 2.76 .917|      
 2010-2011 Anaheim DucksNHL21 3.43 .890|      
  Ottawa SenatorsNHL7 2.56 .917|      
 2011-2012 Arizona CoyotesNHL2 1.67 .944|      
  Portland PiratesAHL25 3.04 .907|      
 2012-2013 Springfield FalconsAHL49 2.32 .923|Playoffs8 3.10 .895
 2013-2014 Columbus Blue JacketsNHL28 2.70 .909|      
 2014-2015 Columbus Blue JacketsNHL32 2.88 .914|      
 2015-2016 Columbus Blue JacketsNHL18 3.30 .890|      
 2016-2017 Columbus Blue JacketsNHL7 2.39 .924|      
  Toronto Maple LeafsNHL14 2.85 .914|      
 2017-2018 Toronto Maple LeafsNHL18 2.14 .934|Playoffs1 5.07 .826
  CanadaWC5 1.48 .936|      
 2018-2019 Carolina HurricanesNHL33 2.58 .912|Playoffs5 2.01 .930
 2019-2020 Tampa Bay LightningNHL5 3.75 .906|      

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