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Derick Brassard | Center | #16

Team: New York Rangers
Age / DOB:  (28) / 9/22/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 205
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 1 (6) / CLM
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Derick Brassard is on a three-game point streak.
Brassard had a goal and an assist in the Rangers' 4-2 win over Minnesota on Thursday. He now has 18 goals and 39 points in 50 contests in 2015-16. Feb 5 - 11:12 AM

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Derick Brassard registered an assist in a 3-2 loss to New Jersey Tuesday night.

It was Brassard's follow up to a five-point night against Buffalo prior to the All-Star break. Brassard now has 17 goals and 37 points in 49 contests in 2015-16.
Feb 3 - 11:20 AM

The Rangers' Derick Brassard notched a career-high five points to lead New York to a 6-3 triumph over the visiting Buffalo Sabres Monday night.

Brassard scored two goals and added three assists. His previous career high was four points in a 6-1 win against the Pittsburgh Penguins on April 3, 2013, his first game with the Rangers following a trade from the Columbus Blue Jackets. Brassard had an unforgettable night, with a plus-3 and a game-high six shots on net. Brassard now has 17 goals and 19 assists on the season. The Rangers' other goal scorers Monday were Mats Zuccarello (18th), J.T. Miller (13th), Viktor Stalberg (seventh) and Dylan McIlrath (second). Jesper Fast contributed two assists to the Rangers, who played poorly in a 3-0 loss to the Senators in Ottawa Sunday.
Jan 25 - 10:46 PM

Derick Brassard (illness) returned to action on Friday January 22.

Brassard missed Tuesday's game due to the disease. He had a shot on goal in 15:55 minutes of ice time in the Rangers' 4-1 victory over Carolina.
Jan 23 - 1:37 AM

Derick Brassard (illness) took part in Thursday's practice.

Brassard missed Tuesday's game due to the virus. The fact that he's back on the ice makes us optimistic about his chances of playing on Friday.
Jan 21 - 11:19 AM

The Rangers will indeed be without Derick Brassard for Tuesday's match with Vancouver.

Brassard is sick with the flu, which spells trouble for his narrow waist line. It also spells trouble for the Rangers as he's second on the team with 15 goals and third in scoring with 31 points in 45 games.
Jan 19 - 6:37 PM

Derick Brassard (illness) is unlikely to play Tuesday.

He had to be sent home before the morning skate because of an illness and coach Alain Vigneault doesn't expect him to play. Brassard is second on the Rangers with 15 goals and third on the team in scoring with 31 points in 45 games.
Jan 19 - 2:02 PM

Derick Brassard had a team-high five shots on net for the Rangers in their 3-0 loss to the Panthers on Saturday night.

The Rangers didn’t generate enough high-quality scoring chances, often making Roberto Luongo’s job too easy because he rarely had to deal with traffic in front. Brassard played 19:20 in the loss. He has 13 goals and 28 points this season.
Jan 2 - 9:37 PM

Derick Brassard scored two goals and an assist in Tuesday's 3-2 OT win over Anaheim.

Brassard tied the game with his goal late in the first period and he gave the Rangers the lead with marker in the third frame. He also set up Mats Zuccarello's overtime winner. Brassard has 13 goals and 28 points this season.
Tue, Dec 22, 2015 10:09:00 PM

Derick Brassard was a horrible minus-four on Friday.

He was joined with that putrid rating by fellow Ranger, Mats Zuccarello. It was a tough night for the line as the Rangers dropped a 5-2 decision to the Winnipeg Jets. We like Brassard and look for this to be a glitch rather than a regular thing.
Sat, Dec 19, 2015 11:43:00 AM

Derick Brassard scored two goals in a 4-1 win over the Ottawa Senators.

Brassard's first of the night was the eventual game winner and came off a deflection of a Ryan McDonagh point shot in the first period. He wired his second past Craig Anderson at the halfway mark of the third period, giving the Rangers a 3-1 lead. Brassard now has nine goals and 20 points in 28 games this season.
Sun, Dec 6, 2015 10:35:00 PM

Derick Brassard produced a goal and an assist as the New York Rangers ended their losing streak Monday night with a 4-3 triumph over the visiting Carolina Hurricanes.

Brassard increased his point total on the season to 17 -- seven goals and 10 assists. His assist came on a goal by Mats Zuccarello, who had gone four games without scoring. The Rangers were on a three-game losing drought. Zuccarello's goal was his 11th of the season. Oscar Lindberg (ninth) and Chris Kreider (fourth) also had goals for New York. The Rangers led 2-0 after the first period and 4-2 after the second.
Mon, Nov 30, 2015 10:28:00 PM

The New York Rangers dropped a 3-0 decision to the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday afternoon.

The Rangers were flat in this game, especially over the last two periods. New York was outshot 30-14 over the last 40 minutes and no player on their roster registered more than three shots in the game. Derrick Brassard was on the ice for all three of Philadelphia's goals and finished the game with a minus-3 rating. The Rangers have lost three in a row.
Sat, Nov 28, 2015 04:43:00 PM

Derick Brassard registered an assist in a 5-1 loss on Wednesday.

That was Brassard's 300th career point in 505 games. He has six goals and nine assists in 22 contests this season.
Thu, Nov 26, 2015 11:26:00 AM

Derick Brassard scored a goal in a 4-3 win over Toronto on Sunday.

Brassard has now found the back of the net in two of his last three contests. He has six goals and 13 points in 18 contests in 2015-16.
Mon, Nov 16, 2015 09:00:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Derick Brassard
2Derek Stepan
3Oscar Lindberg
4Dominic Moore
LW1Rick Nash
2Chris Kreider
3J.T. Miller
4Daniel Paille
5Tanner Glass
RW1Mats Zuccarello
2Kevin Hayes
3Viktor Stalberg
4Jesper Fast
D1Ryan McDonagh
2Keith Yandle
3Dan Girardi
4Marc Staal
5Dan Boyle
6Kevin Klein
7Dylan McIlrath
G1Henrik Lundqvist
2Antti Raanta