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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 a goal and recorded five hits in Game 4 at PIT - Has notched a point in seven of eight regular season and playoff games against PIT this season (five goals, three assists) 2015 PLAYOFFS - Is tied for fifth in the NHL in goals (three) - Leads the team in goals and faceoff win percentage (52.3%; 45-for-86), is tied for the team lead in plus/minus rating (plus-three), is tied for second in points (three), and is tied for fourth in SOG (nine) 2014-15 - Established career-highs in goals (19), assists (41), points (60), and PPA (12), and tied his career-high in PPP (18) - Led the Rangers in assists, PPA, and PPP, ranked second in points, tied for second in PPG (six), and ranked fourth in goals and SOG (168) - Tallied a point in 44 of his final 78 regular season games (19 goals, 41 assists), 40 of his final 74 games (16 goals, 40 assists), and 20 of his final 35 games (seven goals, 18 assists) PLAYOFF PERFORMER - Leads the Rangers in playoff points (27) since the 2013 Playoffs

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.
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