|Born||November 26, 1961 (1961-11-26) (age 48),
Milton, ON, CAN
|6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
175 lb (79 kg; 12 st 7 lb)
|Played for||Los Angeles Kings
Detroit Red Wings
|NHL Draft||115th overall, 1980
Los Angeles Kings
Darren Joseph Eliot (born November 26, 1961, in Milton, Ontario) is sports broadcaster and a former professional ice hockey goaltender.
Eliot graduated from Cornell University in 1983 with a degree in agricultural economics, having been elected to the Sphinx Head Society during his Senior year. He earned membership into the Red Key Society for students exemplifying excellence in academics and athletics. With the Cornell Big Red men's ice hockey team, he was a two-time All-Ivy selection and was named an All-American as a senior. He was inducted into the Cornell Athletic Hall of Fame in 1996.
He was drafted in the sixth round, 115th overall, by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1980 NHL Entry Draft. Eliot played in the National Hockey League with the Kings, Detroit Red Wings, and Buffalo Sabres. He played in 89 games and accumulated a record of 25–41–12.
Darren played for Team Canada in the 1984 Winter Olympics.
He currently works as the game analyst for SportSouth telecasts of Atlanta Thrashers games, and has also become a popular commentator for The NHL on Versus. He also contributes as an online columnist for Sports Illustrated.
|1983–84||New Haven Nighthawks||AHL||7||4||1||0||365||30||0||4.93||.862|
|1984–85||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||33||12||11||6||1882||137||0||4.37||.855|
|1985–86||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||27||5||17||3||1481||121||0||4.90||.849|
|1985–86||New Haven Nighthawks||AHL||3||1||2||0||180||19||0||6.33||.830|
|1986–87||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||24||8||13||2||1404||103||1||4.40||.851|
|1986–87||New Haven Nighthawks||AHL||4||2||2||0||239||15||0||3.77||.878|
|1987–88||Detroit Red Wings||NHL||3||0||0||1||97||9||0||5.57||.839|
|1987–88||Adirondack Red Wings||AHL||43||23||11||7||2445||136||0||3.34||.903|
|1985–86||New Haven Nighthawks||AHL||1||0||1||60||4||0||4.00|
|1986–87||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||1||0||0||40||7||0||10.50|
|1987–88||Adirondack Red Wings||AHL||10||4||6||614||45||0||4.40|