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Brett Connolly | Winger | #10

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (24) / 5/2/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 194
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (6) / TB
Contract: view contract details

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Brett Connolly scored in Washington's 2-1 OT loss to the Nashville Predators.
Connolly opened the scoring at the 11:41 mark of the first period. He finished the game with a plus-1 rating and one shot on goal in 8:25 of ice time. Connolly has 15 goals and six assists in 56 games this season. He doesn't receive enough ice time to be relevant in standard fantasy leagues. Mar 16 - 10:44 PM

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Brett Connolly scored in Washington's 4-2 loss at San Jose on Thursday.

The goal was Connolly's 14th of the season and snaps a three game point-less streak for him. He scored in just 9:09 minutes of ice-time. Daniel Winnik scored the other goal for the Capitals who had their main stars silent on this night.
Mar 10 - 2:50 AM

Brett Connolly is on a four-game point streak.

Connolly had a goal and an assist in Washington's 5-0 win over Carolina on Tuesday. He's up to 11 goals and 16 points in 40 games.
Feb 8 - 6:42 AM

Brett Connolly is having some season for the Capitals thus far.

He tallied both a goal and an assist during Sunday's 5-0 win over the Kings. In doing so Connolly now has 10 goals and 14 points in 36 games thus far. It's also the first time since 2014-15 that he has reached the double-digit goal mark when he scored 12 for Tampa Bay.
Feb 5 - 3:41 PM

Brett Connolly scored his fourth goal of the season during the 6-2 win over the Devils.

He's now up five points in 21 games this season, which unfortunate still probably relegates him to the waiver wire in most pools.
Sat, Dec 31, 2016 04:58:00 PM

Brett Connolly feels he should be playing regularly with the Capitals.

"I feel like I deserve to be in the lineup. Hopefully, it's a matter of time before I can get in there and be kept in there, so we'll see what happens," said Connolly prior to Friday's match against Tampa Bay. "It'll be really good for me if I can have a good game tonight, go into the Christmas break and feel good about myself and come back strong." He logged 11:31 of ice time versus the Lightning and finished with a plus-1 rating. Connolly has three goals and one assist in 18 appearances this year.
Sat, Dec 24, 2016 10:23:00 AM

Brett Connolly will sit out as a healthy scratch

Missing tonight's game against the Philadelphia Flyers will mark consecutive games in the press box. He's appeared in a healthy-scratch scattered 17 games, scoring three goals (3-1-4). He will be joined by rearguard Taylor Chorney and Zach Sanford.
Wed, Dec 21, 2016 07:45:00 PM

Brett Connolly will be in the lineup Tuesday night versus the New York Islanders.

He is going to skate on the third line with Lars Eller and Jakub Vrana. Andre Burakovsky will be a healthy scratch, so Connolly will make his first appearance since Dec. 3.
Tue, Dec 13, 2016 05:53:00 PM

Brett Connolly and Aaron Ness will be scratched against the Sabres on Friday.

Connolly has managed just three points with 12 PIMs and 30 hits through 15 games this season, and he's seeing just 11:02 of ice time on average. Ness meanwhile has yet to make his season debut for the Caps, he does however have three goals and nine points in 17 games for AHL Hershey.
Source: Joe Yerdon
Fri, Dec 9, 2016 06:33:00 PM

Brett Connolly is expected to be a healthy scratch on Wednesday.

Connolly was also in the press box on Wednesday. He has two goals and three points in 15 contests in 2016-17.
Wed, Dec 7, 2016 07:48:00 PM

Brett Connolly will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Sabres.

Connolly has played in Washington's last eight games and only recorded two points (they both came in the same game). Nate Schmidt will also serve as a healthy scratch against Buffalo.
Mon, Dec 5, 2016 06:40:00 PM

Brett Connolly practiced alongside Andre Burakovsky and Evgeny Kuznetsov on Wednesday.

This will be his first chance to play in Washington's top-six forward group. "I just think that he has in the past shown some ability to produce some offense," coach Barry Trotz said. "I think he's been going better, so we just moved him up there to see what that would look like."
Wed, Nov 30, 2016 03:36:00 PM

Brett Connolly scored a goal and an assist in Friday's 3-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres.

Connolly picked up the primary assist on Daniel Winnik's first period goal and his third period goal made it 3-1 with less than four minutes remaining. The offensive "outburst" was unexpected considering Connolly had just one point in his first 11 games coming into tonight. He has no fantasy value in all fantasy formats.
Fri, Nov 25, 2016 07:50:00 PM

Brett Connolly will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against Columbus.

The 24-year-old has just one goal in seven games with his newest team. Nate Schmidt will also watch the game from the press box.
Tue, Nov 15, 2016 07:00:00 PM

Brett Connolly will be scratched against the Blackhawks on Friday night.

Through six games thus far Connolly has produced just one goal and 14 hits. Which unfortunately is simply not enough to warrant any fantasy attention.
Fri, Nov 11, 2016 06:55:00 PM

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C1Nicklas Backstrom
2Evgeny Kuznetsov
3Lars Eller
4Jay Beagle
LW1Alex Ovechkin
2Marcus Johansson
3Andre Burakovsky
4Daniel Winnik
RW1T.J. Oshie
2Justin Williams
3Tom Wilson
4Brett Connolly
D1John Carlson
2Kevin Shattenkirk
3Matt Niskanen
4Karl Alzner
5Brooks Orpik
6Dmitry Orlov
7Nate Schmidt
8Taylor Chorney
G1Braden Holtby
2Philipp Grubauer