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The Hockey Writers Feb 11, 2017

Capitals’ Connolly has Come Full Circle

The Washington Capitals went into the 2016-17 offseason looking for more depth and scoring from their bottom six. They decided to take a chance on winger Brett Connolly, 2010’s sixth-overall draft pick, signing him to a low-risk, one-year deal worth about $850,000. There were high hopes for the former top prospect. The 24-year old managed nine goals […]
Japers' Rink Feb 9, 2017
Capitals vs. Red Wings Second Period Thread

Capitals vs. Red Wings Second Period Thread

It's 2-2 after 20. The Caps had the better of play in the first, and opened the scoring with a goal by Marcus Johansson. But Andreas Athanasiou tallied twice to give Detroit the lead. Brett Connolly tied the game later in the period. It's 2-2 after 20. Second period ahead. Tweets from @JapersRink/tweet-tweeters
Japers' Rink Feb 9, 2017
The Noon Number: First Rate Third Line

The Noon Number: First Rate Third Line

A look at the Caps’ third-line 40 - Number of points combined for the Caps’ third-line trio of Andre Burakovsky, Lars Eller and Brett Connolly since being pieced together back on December 31. Prior to joining forces 21 games ago (one of which featured Connolly subbing for T.J. Oshie on the top line), the three players accounted for just 23 points combined through the season’s first 34 games. Burakovsky leads the way with 16 points (7-9-16) over the stretch, his points-per-game rate almost doubling from .42 (when he had 13 points in 31 games) to .80. The most notable improvement,...
FOX Sports Feb 8, 2017
Connolly rediscovers game, revitalizes career with Capitals

Connolly rediscovers game, revitalizes career with Capitals

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) Hockey is easy again for Brett Connolly.
CSN Washington Feb 7, 2017

Caps extend remarkable home dominance to 10 straight wins

Final score: Capitals 5, Hurricanes 0How it happened: Alex Ovechkin and Brett Connolly both scored on Washington's first five shots of the game, giving the Caps
Japers' Rink Feb 7, 2017
Tuesday Caps Clips: Capitals vs. Hurricanes Game Day

Tuesday Caps Clips: Capitals vs. Hurricanes Game Day

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Canes pay a visit, Connolly and Eller are paying big dividends, Ovi notches another one and more. Your savory breakfast links: A small-seeming offseason move, in this case replacing Mike Richards and Jason Chimera with Lars Eller and Brett Connolly, has had big results. [Rink] Previews of tonight’s clash with the ‘Canes from Vogs (plus game notes), NHL.com, AP, Peerless and NoVa Caps, and be sure to check out our SB Nation pals over at Canes Country. The Week That Was, Volume 17... [Peerless, RMNB, AAtJ] ... and a look at the week ahead,...
FOX Sports Feb 6, 2017
NHL Daily: Brett Connolly, Colorado Avalanche, Tampa Bay Lightning

NHL Daily: Brett Connolly, Colorado Avalanche, Tampa Bay Lightning

NHL Daily: Brett Connolly is the Washington Capitals player of the week, Colorado should consider trading Landeskog, keeping Duchene, Tampa Bay Lightning not quite out of it just yet, and more! (Morning Coffee Headlines)Grab your morning cup of coffee and join us here at Puck Prose for a compilati...
FOX Sports Feb 6, 2017
Washington Capitals Player of the Week: Brett Connolly

Washington Capitals Player of the Week: Brett Connolly

Forward Brett Connolly had a fantastic week for the Washington Capitals.The Washington Capitals won three games last week and once again put up some good offensive numbers. They scored at least four goals in two of the four games throughout the week. Off all the Capitals who performed well, it was...
CSN Washington Feb 5, 2017

Capitals demolish Kings 5-0 as Philipp Grubauer gets 3rd shutout this season

Final score: Capitals 5, Kings 0.How it happened: Lars Eller finished a deft pass from Brett Connolly to stake the Caps to a 1-0 lead
Rotoworld Feb 5, 2017

Brett Connolly is having some season for Caps - Brett Connolly (W) Washington Capitals

Brett Connolly is having some season for the Capitals thus far.
Japers' Rink Feb 5, 2017
Capitals vs. Kings Third Period Thread

Capitals vs. Kings Third Period Thread

Brett Connolly and the Best Third Line in Hockey™ scored quickly to make it 3-0 Washington, and then TJ Oshie broke Peter Budaj's en route to a 4-0 Caps lead. Third period ahead. Tweets from @JapersRink/tweet-tweeters
Japers' Rink Feb 5, 2017
Capitals vs. Kings Second Period Thread

Capitals vs. Kings Second Period Thread

The Capitals scored first for the 15th time in 17 games, as Lars Bars Eller took a sweeeeeeeeet setup from Brett Connolly to make it 1-0 Caps, then Marcus Johansson made it 2-0. Second period ahead. Tweets from @JapersRink/tweet-tweeters
Japers' Rink Feb 4, 2017
Capitals vs. Canadiens Third Period Thread

Capitals vs. Canadiens Third Period Thread

It's 2-1 after 40. The Lars Eller, Brett Connolly, and Andre Burakovsky line connected for the only goal of the second. With Alexander Radulov's goal waved off, it's 2-1 for Washington after 40. Third period ahead. Tweets from @JapersRink/tweet-tweeters
Big Bad Blog | WEEI Feb 2, 2017

Capitals’ Brett Connolly becomes latest ex-Bruin to stick it to former club

I had to rub my eyes. The picture was clear, but I couldn’t believe what I was seeing. Brett Connolly received a pass, handled it perfectly, and found the seams in the B’s defense to bury his opportunity on Tuukka Rask and extend his team’s lead to two in the third period. Shocked, I had […]
Yahoo! Fantasy Hockey Feb 2, 2017

NHL-Highlights of Wednesday's NHL games

Feb 2 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Wednesdays National Hockey League games: Capitals 5, Bruins 3 Nicklas Backstrom had a goal and two assists, Braden Holtby made 29 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Bruins 5-3 at Verizon Center on Wednesday, snapping Bostons three-game winning streak. Alex Ovechkin gave Washington a 3-2 lead late in the second period, and Brett Connolly made it 4-2 at 3:29 of the third when he scored against his former team. Evgeny Kuznetsov had a goal and an assist. He has six goals in his last seven games. T.J. ...

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