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Brandon Mashinter | Winger

Team: Chicago Blackhawks
Age / DOB:  (26) / 9/20/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 235

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Brandon Mashinter has successfully cleared waivers.
Mashinter was dealing with a lower-body injury and that kept him with Chicago longer than he otherwise would have. There was a time when it looked like Mashinter would earn a spot with the Blackhawks, but that possibility was squashed by the signing of Daniel Carcillo. Mon, Oct 13, 2014 12:24:00 PM

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Brandon Mashinter (lower body) has been placed on the injured reserve list.

When Mashinter is healthy, they might send him to the minors. He had 35 points and 94 penalty minutes in 58 AHL games last season.
Tue, Oct 7, 2014 02:11:00 PM

Brandon Mashinter will probably be sent to the minors.

The Blackhawks signed Daniel Carcillo over the weekend, which could close the door on Mashinter. Chicago has to cut one more forward to get to the league's roster limit of 23 players.
Tue, Oct 7, 2014 09:13:00 AM

Brandon Mashinter appears to have earned a spot on Chicago's roster, as the team's resident tough guy.

Pierre-Cedric Labrie and Cody Bass are poised to be roster cuts and coach Joel Quenneville wants to see how Mashinter performs this week. He could be a player to watch if he sticks with the Blackhawks and you are looking for penalty minutes. Mashinter amassed 79 minutes in the sin bin in 47 games with AHL Rockford last year.
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 12:00:00 PM

If you play in a hockey pool that values penalty minutes, keep Brandon Mashinter in mind on draft day.

He looks to be the favorite to begin the season as the Blackhawks' enforcer. Chicago coach Joel Quenneville indicated he wanted someone in that role and mentioned that Mashinter would get a long look. He certainly impressed the bench boss on day one. The 6' 4", 235 pound Mashinter recorded 79 PIMs in 47 games with Rockford of the AHL in 2013-14.
Sat, Sep 20, 2014 12:49:00 PM

Brandon Mashinter could be an option for the Blackhawks in 2014-15.

Chicago traded Brandon Bollig at the NHL draft over the weekend and Mashinter may get a shot if the team is seeking to add some toughness. "We're certainly going to give him every opportunity to show what he can do," GM Stan Bowman said. He recorded 14 goals, 28 points and 79 penalty minutes in 47 games with the Blackhawks' AHL affiliate in Rockford after he was acquired from the New York Rangers.
Mon, Jun 30, 2014 11:40:00 AM

Brandon Mashinter has agreed to a two-year contract extension with Brandon Mashinter.

Chicago acquired Mashinter in December in exchange for Kyle Beach. Mashinter has no points and 27 penalty minutes in 23 career NHL games.
Wed, Mar 19, 2014 12:10:00 PM

The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired Brandon Mashinter from the New York Rangers in exchange for Kyle Beach.

Mashinter had no points in six games with the New York Rangers this season. He also has a goal and seven points in 11 AHL contests in 2013-14.
Fri, Dec 6, 2013 01:39:00 PM

Brandon Mashinter has been returned to the minors.

He has dressed in six games with the Rangers this season. His reassignment to the AHL is leading to speculation that Rick Nash could be available to play on Tuesday.
Mon, Nov 18, 2013 02:02:00 PM

Brandon Mashinter and Justin Falk were healthy scratches on Saturday.

Just an FYI as neither player has fantasy value.
Sun, Oct 27, 2013 08:27:00 AM

The New York Rangers brought up Brandon Mashinter from the AHL's Hartford Wolf Pack.

He isn't likely to do much at the NHL level, as the Rangers might merely need another big body. He hasn't scored a single point in 17 career NHL regular season games, generating 17 PIM and seven SOG in that time.
Sun, Oct 20, 2013 05:50:00 PM

The New York Rangers waived big forward Brandon Mashinter on Sunday.

Mashinter, 25, has 17 games of NHL experience (which includes four with the Rangers from 2013). He hasn't registered a point at the highest level yet, but has 17 PIM to his name.
Source: TSN
Sun, Sep 29, 2013 06:39:00 PM

Brandon Mashinter has re-signed with the New York Rangers.

He suited up in 65 AHL games last season split between the Worcester Sharks and the Connecticut Whale. The Rangers acquired Mashinter from San Jose in exchange for Tommy Grant and a seventh-round pick in 2014 in January. He also appeared in four NHL contests with New York after the trade.
Wed, Aug 7, 2013 11:26:00 AM

Brandon Mashinter was returned to the minors on Wednesday.

He skated in four games with the Rangers, while averaging almost six minutes and didn't record a point. Mashinter posted seven hits and two shots during his NHL stint.
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 10:55:00 AM

The New York Rangers have summoned Brandon Mashinter.

Mashinter had no points and 17 penalty minutes in 13 games back in 2010-11 and hasn't played in the NHL since. He has 16 points and 67 penalty minutes in 44 AHL contests this season.
Mon, Feb 18, 2013 12:17:00 PM

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