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Kevin Connauton

24-Year-Old Defenseman – Dallas Stars

2013-14 NHL Stats

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1

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7

PP Pts

2

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-6

PIM

16

2014 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

With a number of adjustments happening on the blue line in Dallas, Connauton has the opportunity to take on a much larger role in his sophomore year. He's pencilled in as the Stars' sixth man on the back end and his points-per-60 minutes of play (0.87) suggest that he could ...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 185   DOB: 2/23/1990   BORN: Edmonton, Alberta   DRAFTED: 3rd Rd, #83 Overall in 2009  

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Kevin Connauton Contract Information:

Signed a three-year deal with the Stars in June of 2013.

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Connauton will be a healthy scratch for the third straight game Monday against the Jets, according to Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News.

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Kevin Connauton NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2013-14 23 NHL DAL 36 1 7 8 -6 16 56 1.8 0 0 15:20 0 2 2 0:40 43 29
2013-14 23 AHL TEX 6 0 1 1 -4 23 0 0

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Kevin Connauton – Playing Time Overview

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#3 Left Defenseman
  1. Alex Goligoski
  2. Brenden Dillon
  3. Kevin Connauton
Dallas Stars

Time On Ice Stats

15:20

Average Time On Ice in 2013-14

During an average game, Kevin Connauton was on the ice for 15:20.

0:40

Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2013-14

During an average game, Kevin Connauton was on the ice for 0:40 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2013-14 15:20 0:40

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Kevin Connauton 2013-14 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 27 ANH Did Not Play
Apr 25 at ANH 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 7:36 0:00
Apr 23 ANH 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 11:29 0:00
Apr 21 ANH 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 11:14 0:00
Apr 18 at ANH 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 12:37 0:00
Apr 16 at ANH Did Not Play
Apr 13 at PHO 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 25:22 1:03
Apr 11 STL Did Not Play
Apr 9 CLS Did Not Play
Apr 8 NSH Did Not Play
Apr 6 at FLA Did Not Play
Apr 5 at TB Did Not Play
Apr 3 at CAR Did Not Play
Apr 1 at WAS Did Not Play
Mar 29 at STL Did Not Play
Mar 28 NSH Did Not Play
Mar 25 at CHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 12:45 0:00
Mar 24 WPG Did Not Play
Mar 22 OTT Did Not Play
Mar 20 at PHI Did Not Play
Mar 18 at PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 13:45 0:05
Mar 16 at WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 14:27 0:00
Mar 14 CGY 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 19:14 0:00
Mar 11 at STL 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 14:24 0:00
Mar 10 CLS Did Not Play
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Mar 8 MIN 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 10:51 0:00
Mar 6 VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 13:55 0:00
Mar 4 at CLS Did Not Play
Mar 3 BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 12:11 0:00
Mar 1 TB 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 1 16:12 0:00
Feb 27 CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 10:46 0:00
Feb 8 PHO 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 13:33 0:00
Feb 5 at SJ 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 14:18 0:00
Feb 4 at PHO Did Not Play
Feb 1 at ANH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 11:21 0:00
Jan 30 NJ Did Not Play
Jan 27 COL Did Not Play
Jan 25 PIT Did Not Play
Jan 23 TOR Did Not Play
Jan 21 MIN Did Not Play
Jan 20 at NSH 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 17:30 0:00
Jan 18 at MIN Did Not Play
Jan 16 BOS 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 12:24 0:00
Jan 14 EDM 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 16:28 0:00
Jan 12 NYI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 3 16:02 0:15
Jan 10 at NYR Did Not Play
Jan 9 at NJ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 13:21 0:00
Jan 6 at NYI 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 15:19 0:00
Jan 4 DET 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 3 17:26 0:59
Jan 2 MON 0 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 6 0.0 3 2 16:58 1:58
Dec 31 LA 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 15:26 0:34
Dec 29 STL 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 17:35 2:12
Dec 27 NSH 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 18:09 1:30
Dec 23 at LA 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 16:48 3:20
Dec 21 at SJ 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 16:28 0:00
Dec 19 VAN 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 14:16 1:31
Dec 17 COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 11:36 0:00
Dec 16 at COL 1 0 1 -2 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 2 2 22:11 0:55
Dec 14 at WPG 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 16:02 1:28
Dec 12 at NSH Did Not Play
Dec 10 CHI 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 18:19 3:53
Dec 7 PHI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 2 14:52 3:58
Dec 5 at TOR 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 5 0.0 0 2 15:22 0:35
Dec 3 at CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 10:13 0:00
Dec 1 EDM Did Not Play
Nov 29 CHI Did Not Play
Nov 26 ANH Did Not Play
Nov 23 at STL Did Not Play
Nov 21 NYR Did Not Play
Nov 17 at VAN Did Not Play
Nov 14 at CGY Did Not Play
Nov 13 at EDM Did Not Play
Nov 9 CHI Did Not Play
Nov 7 at DET Did Not Play
Nov 5 at BOS Did Not Play
Nov 3 at OTT Did Not Play
Nov 1 COL Did Not Play
Oct 29 at MON Did Not Play
Oct 28 at BUF Did Not Play
Oct 26 WPG Did Not Play
Oct 24 CGY 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 4 16:05 0:00
Oct 20 at ANH Did Not Play
Oct 19 at LA Did Not Play
Oct 17 SJ Did Not Play
Oct 15 at COL Did Not Play
Oct 12 at MIN Did Not Play
Oct 11 at WPG Did Not Play
Oct 5 WAS Did Not Play
Oct 3 FLA Did Not Play

Kevin Connauton: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Connauton had an assist and a minus-1 rating through 16:12 of ice time in Saturday's loss to the Lightning.

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Connauton looks as though he'll be a part of the third defensive pairing in Thursday's game against the Hurricanes, according to Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News.

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Connauton has a goal and six assists in 25 games this season.

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Connauton picked up two assists -- one on the power play -- in Thursday's loss to Montreal.

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The Stars recalled Connauton Wednesday from his conditioning assignment with AHL Texas, Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News reports.

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Connauton was loaned to AHL Texas on Friday to complete a conditioning assignment.

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Connauton, making his NHL debut, went plus-2 with two penalty minutes, two hits and four blocked shots in 16:05 of ice time during Thursday's win over Calgary.

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Connauton will make his NHL debut Thursday against the Flames.

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Connauton has agreed to a three-year contract with the Stars, the Dallas Morning News reports.

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The Stars have sent Connauton to AHL Texas, the team's official site reports.

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Connauton was traded to Dallas on Tuesday as part of the Derek Roy trade, the Vancouver Province reports.

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Connauton was assigned to Chicago of the AHL on Friday, the Canucks' official site reports.

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2014-15

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2013-14

Connauton arrived at the trade deadline last year in a deal that sent Derek Roy to Vancouver and immediately impressed Dallas management with his play for the team's AHL affiliate. He's being mentioned as an option for Dallas' third pairing as training camp nears and his puck moving ability and powerful shot could fit in well on the second power-play unit if he makes the team.

2012-13

Connauton is one of the Canucks’ top defensive prospects. The 22-year old blueliner totaled 33 points (13 G, 20 A) in his second season at the AHL level. At 6-1 and 195 pounds, Connauton has good size, but he’s not known for being a very physical player. His specialty lies in his offensive skillset, as his booming shot is an ideal fit for the power play. After two seasons in the AHL, Connauton could get a look with the Canucks this year, but he’s still probably a year or two away from being a full-time contributor.

2011-12

Connauton is fresh off his first season for Manitoba of the AHL with 11 goals, 12 assists and 51 penalty minutes in 73 games. The Canucks' 2009 third-round pick profiles as an offensive-minded blueliner who should be a power-play contributor down the line, but at 21 years old, he'll need some more time honing his skills at the AHL level before getting a legitimate shot in Vancouver.

2010-11

Connauton was selected by the Canucks in the third round of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. He’s an offensive-minded defenseman who thrives on the power play with his big shot. The 20-year-old blueliner showed off those offensive skills in his first season with Vancouver of the WHL, finishing with 72 points (24 G, 48 A) in 69 games. Look for Connauton to get some seasoning at the AHL level, but keeper leagues should already be taking notice of this up-and-coming prospect.

2009-10

The Canucks selected Connauton in the third round of the 2009 draft. At 6-1, 180, he's a big body who the Canucks think can develop into a solid blueliner. The 19-year-old showed flashes of an offensive game with Western Michigan University last season, totaling 18 points in 40 games. He has already signed with the Vancouver Giants of the WHL for the 2009-10 season and will likely need a few years of seasoning at the lower levels before making a splash with the Canucks.