GAME HIGHS: Goals: 1 / Assists: 2 / Points: 2 ... HAT TRICKS: 0 / MULTI-PT GAMES: 6
CAREER: In the 1st season of a 2-year contract...Named 2014 DSBA Rookie of the Year...Represented USA at 2014 WC...2013 Calder Cup champion with Grand Rapids...2012 and 2013 CCHA Best Defensive Defenseman...2013 CCHA First All-Star Team and NCAA Second-Team All-American...2012 CCHA champion with Western Michigan.
2014-15: Tallied season-high two assists on 1/18 vs. BUF and 2/26 at SJ...Scored the GWG with his 1st goal of the season on 11/30 vs. VAN, his 100th NHL game...Notched 1st assist of the season on 10/9 vs. BOS.
OTHER: Born in Detroit, MI...Graduated from De La Salle High School in Warren, MI...Recorded 49 points (12-37-49) in 118 games with the Western Michigan Broncos from 2010-13...Made his NHL debut on 4/5/13 at COL.
It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun.
— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday