Connolly’s rise symbolizes the new NHL

Via: Buffalo News

‘”He’s a complete player now,” Sabres defenseman Brian Campbell said. “He’s not just a guy that goes down and scores highlight-reel goals every time, although all he seems to do is score highlight goals. He’s a great penalty killer, he’s everything. You look at Timmy now, and he combines everything. Now, he’s a dominant hockey player.”‘