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Alec Connell

Alec Connell

Goalie
BIRTHDATE: February 8, 1902
HEIGHT: 5' 9" BIRTHPLACE: Ottawa, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 150
Catches: Right
Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, November 18, 1924. Established NHL record for consecutive shutouts (6), January 31 February 18, 1928. Claimed by Detroit from Ottawa in Dispersal Draft for 1931-32 season, September 26, 1931. Loaned to NY Americans by Ottawa to replace injured Roy Worters, March 15, 1934. (NY Americans 3, Ottawa 2). Traded to Mtl. Maroons by Ottawa for future considerations (Glenn Brydson, October 22, 1934), October 2, 1934.
Quote of the Day

The fans love it, and it looked like they were having fun. It was great to see this city [Columbus]. They had been waiting a couple years for this game. They did it right.

— Lightning captain Steven Stamkos after the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Game on Sunday