Kassian is a Dad

Zack Kassian and his wife Cassandra have welcomed a baby girl.

Ellery Kassian was born at 7:21am Monday weighing 7lbs, 9oz.

Born in Windsor, Kassian played four seasons in the Ontario Hockey League including two seasons with the Windsor Spitfires, one of which (2009/10) was with a Memorial Cup winning team.

Currently playing with the Edmonton Oilers of the NHL, he has racked up 12 goals and 8 assists in 65 games played - Kassian also played with the Vancouver Canucks and Buffalo Sabres.

He is expected to be in the lineup tonight with the Oilers host the Rangers.