Bruins pick up Connolly from Lightning

Boston, MA ( - The Boston Bruins have acquired forward Brett Connolly from the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for second-round picks in the next two drafts.

Connolly has 12 goals and three assists in 50 games this season.

The 22-year-old British Columbia native was selected by the Lightning with the sixth overall pick of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft and has 18 goals with 14 assists for 32 points in 134 career games with Tampa Bay.