Derick Brassard
Derick Brassard
Center  - NYR
Number: 16
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 202
Shoots: Left
Born: Sep 22, 1987  (Age 27)
Birthplace: Hull, QC, Canada
Acquired: Traded to Rangers by Columbus with Derek Dorsett, John Moore, and 2014 sixth-round pick in exchange for Marian Gaborik, Steven Delisle, and Blake Parlett on April 3, 2013.
Drafted: CBJ / 2006 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (6th overall)
Last Game: Tallied his first career NHL hat trick and established single-game playoff career-highs with five points, 10 SOG, and a plus-five rating in Game 6 at TBL - Became the first Ranger to register a hat trick in the playoffs since Michael Nylander did so in Game 3 of the ECQF vs. ATL in 2007 2015 PLAYOFFS - Is tied for third in the NHL in goals (nine), ranks fourth in plus/minus rating (plus-nine), and is tied for eighth in points (16) - Leads the Rangers in goals, points, and plus/minus rating, is tied for the team lead in PPG (two), ranks second in PPP (five) and SOG (51), ranks third in PPA (three), and is tied for third in assists (seven) and GWG (one) PLAYOFF PERFORMER - Is the second Ranger in franchise history who has tallied at least 10 points in the playoffs in three consecutive years (Messier; 1994-1997) - Is one of four NHL players who have recorded at least 12 points in the playoffs in each year since 2013 (along with Marian Hossa, Patrick Kane, and Jonathan Toews)

QMJHL First All-Star Team (2006) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2006) Missed majority of 2006-07 due to pre-season shoulder injury. Missed majority of 2008-09 due to shoulder injury at Dallas, December 18, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Salzburg (Austria), November 26, 2012. Traded to NY Rangers by Columbus with Derek Dorsett, John Moore and Columbus' 6th round choice (later traded to Minnesota Minnesota selected Chase Lang) in 2014 Entry Draft for Marian Gaborik, Blake Parlett and Steven Delisle, April 3, 2013.