Stanley Cup Final
Derick Brassard

Derick Brassard  #16

NUMBER: 16 BIRTHDATE: September 22, 1987  (AGE 27)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Hull, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 202 DRAFTED: CBJ / 2006 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (6th overall)
Last Game: Recorded two SOG in Game 5 vs. TBL - Has tallied five points (1 G, 4 A) in the last seven games 2015 PLAYOFFS - Is tied for seventh in the NHL in goals (six) - Is tied for the team lead in PPG (two), ranks second in goals, points (11), and PPP (five), is tied for second in plus/minus rating (plus-four) and PPA (three), ranks third in SOG (41), and is tied for third in GWG (one) 2014-15 - Established career-highs in goals (19), assists (41), points (60), and PPA (12); tied his career-high in PPP (18) 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 the third Ranger in franchise history who has tallied at least 10 points in a single playoff year at least three times (Messier - five times; Leetch - four times) - Is one of four NHL players who have recorded at least 11 points in the playoffs in each year since 2013 (is the only one of the four who does not play with CHI)
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.
Quote of the Day

That's the biggest goal I've ever scored. It's a great feeling any time you do that, especially at home. We're one game away from a Stanley Cup berth. It was a huge goal and it felt unbelievable.

— Anaheim forward Matt Beleskey on scoring the overtime winner Monday to give the Ducks a 3-2 series lead against the Blackhawks