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Morgan Rielly

23-Year-Old Defenseman – Toronto Maple Leafs

2017-18 NHL Stats

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2017-18 NHL Projections

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2017-18 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Is Rielly a great-skating but otherwise average top-four defender who struggles against the league's best? Or is he the elite defender many believed him to be on draft day back in 2012? We think he's somewhere in between. Rielly has struggled to put up offense in his four se...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 217   DOB: 3/9/1994   BORN: Vancouver, British Columbia   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #5 Overall in 2012   Show ContractHide Contract

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Morgan Rielly Contract Information:

Signed a six-year contract in April of 2016 that will earn him $5 million on average annually.

November 11, 2017  –  Morgan Rielly News

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Rielly extended his point streak to four games and five points with a goal and assist in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Bruins.

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Morgan Rielly NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2013-14 19 NHL TOR 73 2 25 27 -13 12 96 2.1 0 0 17:38 1 11 12 1:55 96 92
2014-15 20 NHL TOR 81 8 21 29 -16 14 148 5.4 0 0 20:20 1 8 9 2:27 98 103
2015-16 21 NHL TOR 82 9 27 36 -17 28 167 5.4 0 1 23:14 2 6 8 1:50 58 122
2016-17 22 NHL TOR 76 6 21 27 -20 21 171 3.5 1 0 22:10 1 4 5 0:58 46 120
2017-18 23 NHL TOR 20 3 14 17 0 4 50 6.0 0 0 21:10 1 6 7 2:25 9 20
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#1 Left Defenseman

2017-18 Time On Ice Stats

21:10

Average Time On Ice

On average, Morgan Rielly was on the ice for 21:10.

2:25

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Morgan Rielly was on the ice for 2:25 during power plays.

1:28

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Morgan Rielly was on the ice for 1:28 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2015-16 23:14 1:50 2:22
2016-17 22:10 0:58 2:22
2017-18 21:10 2:25 1:28

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2017-18 NHL Game Log   Morgan Rielly
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Nov 16 NJD 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 3 21:53 2:16
Nov 11 BOS@BOS 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 33.3 0 2 21:10 1:07
Nov 10 BOS 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 1 0 23:56 4:24
Nov 8 MIN 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 22:11 1:49
Nov 6 VGK 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 1 23:13 3:49
Nov 4 STL@STL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 20:38 1:33
Nov 2 LOS@LOS 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 20:35 3:33
Nov 1 ANA@ANA 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 19:15 1:33
Oct 30 SAN@SAN 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 19:44 0:00
Oct 28 PHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 2 21:25 2:08
Oct 26 CAR 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 21:08 1:02
Oct 23 LOS 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 20:07 4:16
Oct 21 OTT@OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 21:00 0:20
Oct 18 DET 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 22:29 1:12
Oct 17 WAS@WAS 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 3 20:07 2:20
Oct 14 MON@MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 18:51 1:46
Oct 11 NJD 0 1 1 -2 0 0 1 0 6 0.0 1 0 22:27 5:42
Oct 9 CHI 0 1 1 -2 0 0 1 0 4 0.0 1 1 23:41 2:57
Oct 7 NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 21:04 3:35
Oct 4 WPG@WPG 0 1 1 0 4 0 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 18:21 2:53

Morgan Rielly: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Rielly tallied an assist in each of his previous two matchups.

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Rielly had an assist and two shots on goal in a 3-2 loss to the Sharks on Monday.

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Rielly scored on the power-play and added an assist in Wednesday's 6-3 win over Detroit.

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Rielly recorded two assists and a plus-2 rating during Tuesday's 2-0 win over Washington.

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Rielly will shift to the right side and play with Ron Hainsey this season, reports the Toronto Sun.

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Rielly collected two assists -- one on the game-winning goal in overtime -- during Monday's Game 3 win against Washington.

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Rielly scored a goal while finishing with a plus-2 rating in Monday's 4-2 win against the Bruins.

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Rielly followed up his worst game of the season (Tuesday against Florida) by leading Toronto with a goal and an assist in Thursday's 5-0 win over Tampa Bay.

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Rielly has a goal and assist in his last three games, but those are his only points in 11 games. He's gone minus-13 in the same span.

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Rielly scored the game-winning goal in overtime Saturday against the Hurricanes.

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Rielly collected two assists over 21:57 of ice time during Monday's overtime loss to the Islanders.

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Rielly (lower body) is on the ice for pregame warmups, and thus it appears he will play Thursday against the Blues, Paul Hendrick of Leafs TV reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017-18

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2016-17

Rielly is a 22-year-old stud defender on the rise. He led the Leafs in ice time in 2015-16 and was the team's top scorer from the blue line (nine goals, 27 assists) despite seeing almost no ice time with the man advantage. Rielly's advanced metrics are outstanding – he is already a solid shot suppressor and generator. And he accomplished those while dragging around dead wood like Matt Hunwick and others the Leafs iced last season. Rielly's development will grow in leaps and bounds as the Leafs improve the rest of their roster. His best attributes are his wheels and his smarts, and they'll make him a perennial All-Star in short order. Expect another jump in points in 2016-17, perhaps to the low 40s. But then it's up, up, UP for Rielly – he'll be a 50-plus-point guy in just a couple years.

2015-16

Rielly was one of precious few bright spots last season for the Buds. Not only did his role grow in his sophomore season, but he also tallied more even-strength points and improved his possession numbers over his rookie year. And he did it while spending a lot of his time on ice with the Leafs’ defensively challenged first line. Mike Babcock’s arrival in the Big Smoke means Rielly will finally have the kind of defensive tutelage that will take his overall game to the next level. And that means his first 40-point season may well upon us. Dynasty leaguers should invest now – his future is now, and he'll only get better. And better. And … well, you get it. Go get him.

2014-15

The training wheels are off -- the Leafs expect this kid to haul a heavy load this season, and he's more than up to the challenge. He has the best skillset on the Leafs' blue line, and his acceleration is as sweet as a Porsche. Rielly makes lots of high-percentage plays and he can recover and get back in the play when he doesn't. The Leafs will turn him loose as the quarterback on their second power-play unit. His even-strength ice time will be better insulated by the presence of two new veteran stay-at-home types, Stephane Robidas and Roman Polak. This season should be a nice stepping-stone to a high-octane future. Expect a decent jump in his output from last year, with the possibility of finishing among the league's top-30 scorers from the blue line. That sort of production would make him a must-own in standard formats and an even more valuable chip in dynasty formats.

2013-14

Rielly is a superb skater and an elite offensive defender who controlled the ice and tallied nearly a point-per-game in the Western Hockey League last year. But the Leafs are caught in a quandary with him -- he's too good for junior, but not old enough to continue his development in the AHL. So the Leafs will be forced to make a hard decision come training camp -- keep him and risk him being overwhelmed in the hottest hockey spotlight in the NHL or return him to junior where he has nothing left to prove (or learn). He's an elite keeper who could some day net 60 points. But 19-year-old defenders rarely excel in the NHL. Single-year owners should wisely leave him undrafted and snag him off the wire if he takes off at any point. Keeper leaguers? You know what to do.

2012-13

Rielly might have been the 2012 draft’s top offensive defender had it not been for a blown ACL that limited him to just 18 games this past season. But, those 18 games showcased his elite skating, vision and skill – he scored at a point-per-game pace. Rielly has some serious work to do in his own zone, but that can be forgiven in a future fantasy superstar. Yep, you read that right. Pick him if you're in a keeper league and need a future Duncan Keith-Brian Leetch type. Hey, there's even a chance Rielly might crack the Buds' lineup right out of camp. However, he'll be far better served by heading back to junior and dominating in the WHL and at the World Junior tourney.