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Toronto Maple Leafs prospect profile: Connor Brown

The Toronto Maple Leafs are not known for their player development and savvy drafting repertoire. Their roster includes great scorers like Phil Kessel and Joffrey Lupul, a speedy, two-way talent in James van Riesmsdyk, and All Star defenseman Dion Phaneuf, none of which were drafted by the Maple Leafs. You could argue that the best pick in the last five years was defenseman...
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs: Impactful prospects for next season

Connor Brown could earn a spot on the Maple Leafs roster next season The Toronto Maple Leafs have their core set for next season. Their top-six forwards and top-4 defensemen are all returning, plus with $22 million of cap space to spend on free agents, there leaves little room for prospects to squeeze into the mix. But, with the uncertainty of free agency and the growing demand...
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

A Seed to Blossom

Connor Brown was announced as the most outstanding player in the Ontario Hockey League this week. The Maple Leafs prospect is a 20-year-old from Etobicoke, Ont., and captain of the Erie Otters. At 5'11 and 170 lbs, Brown doesn't look like a dominating player, and he isn't even the most famous Connor to play for the Otters (McDavid, anyone?), but he led the OHL in scoring...
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs prospect Brown named OHL MVP

In a Cup-starved hockey town, where patience, prospects and perspective are in short supply, Connor Brown heard his name in the same breath as Doug Gilmour, George Armstrong and Frank Mahovlich. And if past winners of the Red Tilson Award with Maple Leafs ties are being mentioned, why not toss in Eric Lindros, Alyn McCauley and Mike Foligno. “Those are some high expectations...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: SW Ohio HS senior shatters backboard

As far as memorable nights go, Connor Brown had a pretty strong one Tuesday. Playing his final home high school basketball game and participating in senior night activities, Brown surpassed the 1,000-point plateau for his Miamisburg career. In the fourth quarter, he delivered a dunk that shattered a backboard. Brown had 39 points on the night as Miamisburg defeated GWOC rival Lebanon...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Brown Ready for Season

Miamisburg (OH) senior Connor Brown committed to Ohio in June. Before he can head to Athens, there are things he wants to accomplish first.
August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Family Ties Strong for Brown at Ohio

Having earned a couple of early offers had tight end Connor Brown thinking about the direction he wanted going forward. With family ties strong at Ohio University, Brown made the call ending his recruitment early.
June 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Third Offer for Brown

Miamisbug (OH) junior Connor Brown has been hearing from several schools around the Midwest. Check out the latest from the tight end.
May 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Brown Holds Two Offers Looking For More

With two offers already on the board, Miamisburg (Ohio) tight end Connor Brown is looking to add more to his list. We caught up with Brown for the latest developments in his recruiting.
May 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Byrne suspension overturned

Oldham's Connor Brown has been dealt a three-match ban by the Football Association and Cliff Byrne's ban has been overturned. Byrne was dismissed during Oldham's 1-0 win at Portsmouth on Saturday but video replays showed it was actually Brown involved in a fracas with Jordan Obita, who was also dismissed. The FA has rescinded Byrne's red card and he will be available...
Via Fox Soccer
September 04, 2012  |  Discuss
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