#75 CONNOR CLIFTON (D)
BUFFALO SABRES
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Age 28 Birth Date 1995-04-28
Shoots R Draft Info 2013 (5/133)
Height 5'11 Fantrax Roster% 16
Weight 192 Yahoo Roster% 7
Country USA Status On Roster
2023-2024 Regular Season
GP G A PTS PPP TOI PPTOI SOG HIT BKS
7841418016:300:0176199115

COLD STREAK - 1 PTS in last 8 GP

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2024-03-31Article21 Fantasy Hockey Rambles
2024-03-29ArticleRamblings: Slafkovsky, Bertuzzi, Andersen Hot; Jarry Not; Friday Streaming Options (Mar 29)
2024-02-24ArticleRamblings: Bemstrom Trade, Binnington’s Success, Stone Injury (Feb 24)
2023-12-22Player UpdateClifton picked up two assists while adding four hits, two shots on net, a blocked shot and a plus-5 rating in Thursday's 9-3 rout of the Maple Leafs.
2023-11-02Player UpdateClifton is eligible to return to the lineup Friday against Philadelphia after serving his two-game suspension for an illegal check to the head of New Jersey's Nico Hischier on Oct. 27.
2023-10-28Player UpdateClifton will be suspended for two games following a check to the head of Nico Hischier in Friday's loss to the Devils.
2023-10-28ArticleRamblings: Svechnikov Returns, Teravainen, Demko, Struggles in Alberta (Oct 28)
2023-10-28Player UpdateClifton has been suspended for two games following a check to the head of Nico Hischier in Friday's loss to the Devils.
2023-10-27Player UpdateClifton will have a hearing Saturday after his check to the head on Nico Hischier in Friday's loss to the Devils.
2023-10-22Player UpdateClifton has a team-leading 16 hits following five games this season.
2023-10-22Player UpdateClifton has a team-leading 16 hits through five games this season.
2023-07-01Player UpdateClifton signed a three-year, $10 million contract with the Sabres on Saturday.
2023-03-24Player UpdateClifton recorded two assists in Thursday's 4-2 win over the Canadiens.
2023-03-13Player UpdateClifton recorded an assist in Sunday's 5-3 defeat to Detroit.
2023-01-29Article21 Fantasy Hockey Rambles
2022-12-20Player UpdateClifton scored a goal and an assist on one shot, helping the Bruins to a 7-3 win over Florida on Monday.
2022-12-11Player UpdateClifton produced an assist, seven hits and a plus-2 rating in Sunday's 3-1 win over the Golden Knights.
2022-11-14Player UpdateClifton scored a goal and drew an assist during Sunday's 5-2 victory over the visiting Canucks.
2022-10-17Player UpdateClifton picked up two assists in Monday's 5-3 win over the Panthers.
2019-09-20ArticleFrozen Tools Forensics: Top 20 Rookies – Part 1

DobberNomics

Profile Price Chg Chg% YTD% FPTS FPTS/$
0.8 0 0 0 92.2 115.3

Salary/CapHit Information

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Year Salary Cap Hit AAV
2023-20243,333,3343,333,3333,333,333
2024-20253,333,3333,333,3333,333,333
2025-20263,333,3333,333,3333,333,333

Upside Trend Chart

NHL ID: 8477365

2023-2024 Regular Season Game Log

Date OPP Team Status G A PTS +/- PIM SOG PPG PPP HITS BKS FOW FO% PPTOI %PP SHTOI %SH TOI HIghlights

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Apr 15@T.B

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2023-2024 Regular Season Game Log

Date OPP Team Status W L OTL GA SA GAA SV% GSAA SO QS RBS MIN

Upcoming Games

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Apr 15@T.B

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2023-2024 Regular Season Line Combinations

Even Strength Line Combinations

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Num Time % Line GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%

Even Strength Line Production (total pts: )

PTS %Total Line Combination

Even Strength Best Linemate

PTS Linemate

Power Play Line Combinations

Freq Line Combination
Num Time % Line GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%

Power Play Line Production (total pts: )

PTS %Total Line Combination

Power Play Best Linemate

PTS Linemate

Buffalo Sabres Last Game Lines (2024-04-13)

Opponent: Florida Panthers
Num Time % EV - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
114:5026.4ALEX TUCH - TAGE THOMPSON - JJ PETERKA00011857.9152042.9
28:5315.8DYLAN COZENS - JACK QUINN - ZACH BENSON01-141028.661627.3
38:3415.3JEFF SKINNER - JORDAN GREENWAY - PEYTON KREBS0002250.02820.0
46:4211.9ZEMGUS GIRGENSONS - TYSON JOST - LUKAS ROUSEK000040.0080.0
Num Time % EV - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
113:2924.0HENRI JOKIHARJU - RASMUS DAHLIN1017558.391636.0
213:0523.3BOWEN BYRAM - OWEN POWER0005935.782127.6
310:4319.1CONNOR CLIFTON - JACOB BRYSON01-13827.341028.6
Num Time % PP - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
12:0152.4ALEX TUCH - TAGE THOMPSON - JJ PETERKA - ZACH BENSON01-12166.73260.0
21:4043.3JEFF SKINNER - DYLAN COZENS - JACK QUINN10130100.040100.0
30:062.6ALEX TUCH - TAGE THOMPSON - JJ PETERKA000000.0000.0
40:020.9ALEX TUCH - DYLAN COZENS - JJ PETERKA - ZACH BENSON000000.0000.0
Num Time % PP - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
11:4143.7BOWEN BYRAM - OWEN POWER10130100.040100.0
21:1632.9RASMUS DAHLIN01-12166.73175.0
30:4820.8OWEN POWER000000.0010.0
Num Time % SH - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
11:3238.5JORDAN GREENWAY - DYLAN COZENS000010.0010.0
21:2033.5JORDAN GREENWAY000010.0030.0
30:4117.2ZEMGUS GIRGENSONS - ALEX TUCH000010.0030.0
Num Time % SH - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
11:5347.1HENRI JOKIHARJU - OWEN POWER000010.0030.0
21:0527.1CONNOR CLIFTON - OWEN POWER000010.0010.0
30:5322.1HENRI JOKIHARJU - RASMUS DAHLIN000010.0030.0

BUFFALO SABRES 2023-2024 Regular Season Stats

Name GP W L OTL GA SHA GAA SV% GSAA SO QUAL QUAL% RBS RBS% MIN

BUFFALO SABRES Prospect Profile Pages

Name Age Draf Year Draf Round Draf Pick Link Upside Certainty
UKKO-PEKKA LUUKKONEN2520172548.09.0
DEVON LEVI22202072128.08.0
TOPIAS LEINONEN2020222417.06.0
SCOTT RATZLAFF19202351415.54.0

Career Stats (Regular Season)

Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI
2023-2024BUF78414180.23191188765.31.01990000115000:010.442.016:30
2022-2023BOS78518230.29242060935.41.22080011120000:061.722.517:51
2021-2022BOS6028100.1714-232802.51.3156000062000:020.723.416:03
2020-2021BOS441670.16131038482.11.1108000152000:051.524.318:13
2019-2020BOS312020.0654122010.00.690000033000:051.59.314:25
2018-2019BOS190110.054515220.01.240000013000:031.215.417:42
CAREER 3101447610.2016482453394.11.18010012395000:031.125.916:52

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP
2023-2024BUF7840.05140.18180.23881.13760.9700.001992.551151.4700.00
2022-2023BOS7850.06180.23230.29600.77931.1900.002082.671201.5400.00
2021-2022BOS6020.0380.13100.17320.53801.3300.001562.60621.0300.00
2020-2021BOS4410.0260.1470.16380.86481.0900.001082.45521.1800.00
2019-2020BOS3120.0600.0020.06120.39200.6500.00902.90331.0600.00
2018-2019BOS1900.0010.0510.05150.79221.1600.00402.11130.6800.00

Career Stats (Non-NHL)  AHL Profile Page

Season League Team GP G A PTS PTS/G PIM +/- SOG SOG/G S% PPP NHLe
2019-2020AHLProvidence Bruins20000.000252.50.000
2018-2019AHLProvidence Bruins53621270.51521300.00020
2017-2018AHLProvidence Bruins5449130.24351100.00010
2016-2017NCAAQuinnipiac Univ.3977140.3682-200.0008
2015-2016ECACQuinnipiac43721280.65422000.000
2015-2016NCAAQuinnipiac Univ.43721280.65422000.00015
2014-2015ECACQuinnipiac380550.1354000.000
2013-2014ECACQuinnipiac365490.25106000.000
2012-2013U-18USNTDP4159140.3424000.000
2012-2013USHLUSNTDP253690.36901100.000
2012-2013WJ18-AUSA71010.142-300.000
2011-2012EJHLJersey28111120.4346000.000
2011-2012USHLUSNTDP81010.1316-200.000
2011-2012U-17USNTDP40110.258000.000
2011-2012EmJHLJersey40110.2526000.000
2010-2011EmJHLJersey36414180.5095000.000
2009-2010EmJHLNew Jersey Hitmen33210120.3659000.000
2008-2009AYMBHLNew Jersey Jr. Titans Bantam Min321511260.8192000.000
Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI
2022-2023BOS30000.000-4250.01.7700005000:000.00.214:40
2021-2022BOS71120.2923181010.01.43100007000:051.421.317:07
2020-2021BOS100000.00002100.01.027000013000:010.329.717:51
2019-2020BOS81230.3831-16128.31.53300009000:010.327.015:40
2018-2019BOS182350.28232161118.20.632010017000:103.09.613:17
CAREER 4646100.2218-234488.31.0130010051000:051.518.915:22

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP
2022-2023BOS300.0000.0000.0020.6751.6700.0072.3351.6700.00
2021-2022BOS710.1410.1420.2981.14101.4300.00314.4371.0000.00
2020-2021BOS1000.0000.0000.0020.20101.0000.00272.70131.3000.00
2019-2020BOS810.1320.2530.3860.75121.5000.00334.1391.1300.00
2018-2019BOS1820.1130.1750.28160.89110.6110.06321.78170.9400.00

Career Stats (Non-NHL)  AHL Profile Page

Season League Team GP G A PTS PTS/G PIM +/- SOG SOG/G S% PPP NHLe
2017-2018AHLProvidence Bruins40000.002-300.0000
2011-2012EJHLJersey60330.5015000.000
2010-2011EmJHLJersey72240.5710000.000
2009-2010EmJHLJersey Hitmen30000.002000.000
Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI
2023-2024BUF20000.000-4040.02.0400002000:000.062.218:26
2022-2023BOS30110.3327-1280.02.7600002000:020.545.620:26
2021-2022BOS40110.25212260.01.51100002000:092.630.319:28
2019-2020BOS31120.675504425.01.3200006000:5418.222.020:28
2018-2019BOS20000.0002220.01.0300002001:0718.625.020:37
CAREER 141340.2923-110244.21.726000014000:247.332.619:54

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP
2023-2024BUF200.0000.0000.0000.0042.0000.0042.0021.0000.00
2022-2023BOS300.0010.3310.3320.6782.6700.0062.0020.6700.00
2021-2022BOS400.0010.2510.2520.5061.5000.00112.7520.5000.00
2019-2020BOS310.3310.3320.6741.3341.3300.0020.6762.0000.00
2018-2019BOS200.0000.0000.0021.0021.0000.0031.5021.0000.00

Regular Season Quarterly Comparison

2023-2024

QuarterGPGAPTSSOGPPPPPTOITOI
1200221800:0115:44
2210991900:0016:58
3181012000:0117:30
4193361900:0015:49

Lines by quarter

QuarterLine Combination

2022-2023

QuarterGPGAPTSSOGPPPPPTOITOI
1212683600:1120:34
2211342700:0316:29
3192241400:0417:23
4170771600:0216:42

Lines by quarter

QuarterLine Combination

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Shooting % 5.3
5on5 Shooting % 9.2
PTS/60 0.8
PDO 1010
Sec. Asst% 0

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Advanced Stats

Year PDO 5 on 5 S% OZ Start% PTS/60 SOG/60 %PP IPP PPIPP CF% Sec Assists Sec Assist %

Expected Goals

Year GF 5v5 xGF 5v5 xGF/60 GA 5v5 xGA 5v5 xGA/60 xG% 5v5

Extended Game Log

Date OPP TEAM CF CA CF% GF 5v5 xGF 5v5 xGF/60 GA 5v5 xGA 5v5 xGA/60 xG% 5v5



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GP G A PTS PTS/60 +/- PIM SOG S% PPP HIT BLK FOW FO% PPTOI %PP TOI IPP

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