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Derick Brassard | Center

Team: New York Rangers
Age / DOB:  (26) / 9/22/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 202
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Derick Brassard scored once on Sunday and set a career high in goals.
It was Brassard's 18th goal of the season as he now has 42 points. He has seven goals and 10 assists on the power play as he leads the Rangers in pp goals and is tied in power play points with Brad Richards and Derek Stepan. Mar 31 - 8:58 AM

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Derick Brassard notched two goals and an assist for the Rangers in Tuesday's 8-4 win over Ottawa.

Brassard's three points may have paced the Blueshirts' attack, but it was a balanced team effort that kept the Senators on their toes. Rick Nash contributed a pair of goals while Ryan McDonagh, John Moore, Derek Stepan and Benoit Pouliot also found the back of the net in the blowout win.
Mar 19 - 12:06 AM

Derick Brassard's eight game point streak ended on Sunday.

Brassard had five goals and 10 points during the streak to boost his totals to 13 goals and 36 points in 61 games. He'll try to start a new streak on Wednesday when the Rangers take on the Maple Leafs at historic Madison Square Garden.
Mar 3 - 8:07 AM

Derick Brassard scored the only Rangers goal in Thursday's 2-1 home loss to Edmonton.

Despite scoring just one goal, the Rangers managed a considerable amount of offense in the game as they fired 36 shots at Edmonton netminder Ben Scrivens. Mats Zuccarello and Benoit Pouliot picked up assists on Brassard's goal.
Feb 6 - 10:09 PM

Derick Brassard had a goal and an assist in the Rangers' 5-1 victory on Tuesday.

Brassard is riding a four-game point streak. He has 10 goals and 32 points in 56 games in 2013-14.
Feb 5 - 9:53 AM

Derick Brassard had an assist in the Rangers' 2-1 victory on Wednesday.

Brassard ended up with three points in two games at Yankee Stadium. He has eight goals and 21 assists in 54 contests this season.
Jan 30 - 7:57 AM

Derick Brassard registered an assist in the Rangers' 1-0 victory on Thursday.

Brassard has three points in his last four games. That gives him eight goals and 18 assists in 48 contests this season.
Jan 17 - 9:42 AM

Derick Brassard collected a pair of power-play assists in New York's 4-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday night.

He helped the Rangers go 3-for-3 with the man advantage in the contest. Brassard surpassed 200 career NHL points with his two-point outing. He has generated 21 points in 39 matches this season.
Mon, Dec 30, 2013 09:20:00 AM

New York center Derick Brassard collected a pair of assists in the Rangers' 4-1 triumph over the visiting Minnesota Wild Sunday night.

Brassard now has 12 assists on the season. His assists Sunday night came on goals by Benoit Pouliot (fifth) and Mats Zuccarello (eighth). Carl Hagelin also notched his eighth goal of the season for New York and Chris Kredier had his ninth. The Wild had a 1-0 lead in this one before the Rangers struck for four unanswered goals. New York improved to 2-4-2 on its team-record, nine-game homestand that concludes Monday against Toronto.
Sun, Dec 22, 2013 10:54:00 PM

Derick Brassard (posterior) will be back in the Rangers lineup Sunday.

Brassard missed Thursday's game with the injury and his return will shift Brad Richards to the left wing. "It's really frustrating when you're out because of a bum injury," said Brassard. "It's like, 'C'mon, just play through it.' I felt like I couldn't even skate." Brassard has 14 points in 32 games this season. More was expected out of him after he had 11 points in 13 games for the Rangers after being traded from Columbus as part of the Marian Gaborik deal but thus far he has disappointed.
Sun, Dec 15, 2013 08:08:00 AM

Derick Brassard (posterior) didn't participate in Friday's morning skate.

Brassard missed Thursday's game after sustaining the injury on Tuesday. He originally wasn't expected to be sidelined over this, but he remains day-to-day.
Fri, Dec 13, 2013 12:30:00 PM

Derick Brassard won't play Thursday against Columbus because of a lower-body injury.

He won't get to play against his former teammates because he is reportedly suffering from a sore backside, which caused him to struggle through morning skate. The jokes on this one should be colorful. Brassard has 14 points in 32 games this season.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 12:05:00 PM

Derick Brassard missed Wednesday's practice, but he should be available on Thursday.

Rangers coach Alain Vigneault was amused when asked if Brassard was dealing with a serious injury. "He fell on his posterior," Vigneault said, referencing an incident that occurred during Tuesday's game. "We gave him the day off. He should be all right tomorrow." Unless Brassard isn't on the ice again Thursday morning, we're not concerned about this particular ailment.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 02:49:00 PM

Derick Brassard scored a goal for the Rangers in Wednesday's 5-1 win over Pittsburgh.

The Rangers hit the Pens with a well balanced attack that saw five different players score goals in the victory. Brian Boyle, Ryan McDonagh, Derek Stepan and Ryan Callahan all found the back of the net for the Blueshirts.
Wed, Nov 6, 2013 10:20:00 PM

Derick Brassard skated on the fourth line during Tuesday's practice.

Rangers coach Alain Vigneault feels Brassard has been inconsistent this season. He's worth keeping an eye on as Brassard does have top-six potential, but his short-term fantasy value is limited.
Wed, Nov 6, 2013 10:25:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Derek Stepan
2Brad Richards
3Derick Brassard
4Dominic Moore
5Brian Boyle
LW1Chris Kreider
2Carl Hagelin
3Benoit Pouliot
4Daniel Carcillo
5J.T. Miller
RW1Rick Nash
2Martin St. Louis
3Mats Zuccarello
4Derek Dorsett
5Jesper Fast
D1Ryan McDonagh
2Daniel Girardi
3Marc Staal
4Anton Stralman
5Kevin Klein
6Raphael Diaz
7John Moore
8Justin Falk
G1Henrik Lundqvist
2Cameron Talbot