Ellis returned to Milwaukee

The Nashville Predators announced Monday that the club has reassigned defenseman Ryan Ellis to the Milwaukee Admirals.

Ellis has six points (2g, 4a) in 31 games with the Predators this season. He started 2012-13 with the Admirals, posting nine points (2g, 7a) in 20 games.

Ellis and the Admirals return to the ice on Wednesday against the Lake Erie Monsters at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.