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Brandon Saad | Winger | #20

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (24) / 10/27/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 206
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 2 (43) / CHI
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Brandon Saad scored a goal in Wednesday's 5-2 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs.
He finally put his eight-game goalless drought to bed. The Blue Jackets found themselves down 2-0 after 20 minutes, but they battled back to tie the game thanks to goals by David Savard and Saad. Unfortunately for Columbus, the Leafs scored three unanswered goals to close out the game. Saad has 21 goals and 28 assists in 72 games this season. Mar 22 - 9:56 PM

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Brandon Saad scored the first goal of the night, but he did not get enough Blue Jackets’ help to stem a 3-2 loss to the Senators on Saturday.

The Jackets scored the first and last goals of the night to bookend their loss. Saad’s goal came at 2:17 in the first, but they would have to wait until there was 2:22 remaining in the game to score again. Sam Gagner scored the final goal of the night on a power-play. This was Saad’s 45th point of the season.
Mar 5 - 12:24 AM

Brandon Saad scored the only goal of the game in a 1-0 win over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday.

Brandon Saad picked up his own rebound and just got enough of the puck to get it passed Devan Dubnyk for his 19th goal of the year. It's not looking like Saad will surpass his career high of 31 goals set last season, but he will likely best his career high of 53 points as he is currently on pace for 58. Nick Foligno picked up the only assist of the game.
Mar 2 - 10:09 PM

Brandon Saad has reached the 40-point mark.

Saad accomplished that by registering an assist in Columbus' 5-2 win over Toronto on Wednesday. At this rate there's a fair chance that he'll surpass his career-high of 53, which was established last season.
Feb 16 - 4:29 AM

The Columbus Blue Jackets were blanked by the Vancouver Canucks in a 3-0 loss on Thursday.

Saad and Atkinson led the way for the Blue Jackets with four shots a piece but neither of them could beat Miller who looked really sharp tonight. The Blue Jackets have now lost five of their last seven games and need some work if they'd like to get back to their early season form. They'll look to bounce back on Saturday in Detroit.
Feb 9 - 10:25 PM

Brandon Saad found the back of the net in Thursday's 4-3 loss to Nashville.

Saad ended his seven-game point drought. He has 16 goals and 35 points in 48 contests this season.
Jan 27 - 10:02 AM

Brandon Saad had two assists Saturday as he ran his points streak to five games.

Saad has been a stud this season with 14 goals and 32 points in 35 games. The forward, who was a great acquisition from Chicago in the summer of 2015, has 10 goals and 20 points in his last 20 games. He is a must-own as he potted 31 goals last season so there is a track record.
Jan 1 - 8:44 AM

Brandon Saad extended his point streak to four games with a goal during Thursday's 5-3 win over the Jets.

Saad now has three goals and five points during the streak. He has 14 goals and 30 points in 34 games this season.
Fri, Dec 30, 2016 02:44:00 AM

Brandon Saad had the game-winning goal Friday against Montreal.

He gave the Blue Jackets a 2-0 lead early in the second period and the Blue Jackets held on for their 12th straight victory. Saad has scored seven of his 13 goals in the last 11 games.
Sat, Dec 24, 2016 10:42:00 AM

Brandon Saad is on fire.

Saad picked up a pair of goals during Sunday's 4-3 overtime win over the Canucks, giving him four goals over his last four games. He's now up to 14 goals and 25 points in 29 games this season.
Sun, Dec 18, 2016 08:45:00 PM

Brandon Saad managed to put nine shots on goal Saturday.

The Blue Jackets pummeled Mike Smith in the Arizona net with 60 shots but managed to get just two past him in regulation and overtime before prevailing in the shootout. Saad did not score but had one assist and now has seven goals and 20 points in 22 games. He is a must start.
Sun, Dec 4, 2016 06:12:00 AM

Brandon Saad scored and added an assist in the Blue Jackets 3-2 win at Colorado on Thursday.

Saad is hot with three goals in his last four games and now has seven on the campaign. He has 19 points in 22 games. Boone Jenner scored the game-winning goal while Nick Foligno chipped in with his ninth. Colorado as a team out shot the Avalanche 37-20 in the game.
Fri, Dec 2, 2016 12:28:00 AM

Brandon Saad scored at the 12:50 minute mark of the third period to tie the Florida Panthers, but a shootout in overtime handed the Blue Jackets a 2-1 loss Saturday night.

Saad also scored Friday night against the Lightning, giving him goals in back-to-back games for the first time this season. On the strength of six goals and 11 assists, he increased his points’ total to 17 in 20 games.
Sun, Nov 27, 2016 12:40:00 AM

Brandon Saad scored a goal and an assist in Friday's 5-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Saad picked up the primary assist on Alexander Wenneberg's first period goal. Saad's third period goal gave the Jackets a 4-3 lead with just under 15 minutes remaining in regulation. The 24-year-old has five goals and 11 assists in 19 games this season. Nick Foligno, Josh Anderson and Cam Atkinson also scored for the Jackets tonight.
Fri, Nov 25, 2016 11:02:00 PM

Brandon Saad scored a goal and an assist in Wednesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Anaheim Ducks.

There was talk of Saad being a healthy scratch this morning, but Columbus decided against it and it was ultimately the right choice. Saad's first period goal gave the Jackets a 2-0 lead. He also picked up an assist on Zach Werenski's game-winning goal. The 24-year-old now has four goals and 10 points in 11 games.
Wed, Nov 9, 2016 10:58:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Brandon Dubinsky
2Alexander Wennberg
3William Karlsson
4Lukas Sedlak
LW1Boone Jenner
2Brandon Saad
3Scott Hartnell
4Matt Calvert
RW1Cam Atkinson
2Nick Foligno
3Sam Gagner
4Lauri Korpikoski
5Josh Anderson
6Oliver Bjorkstrand
7David Clarkson
D1Seth Jones
2Ryan Murray
3Jack Johnson
4Zach Werenski
5David Savard
6Scott Harrington
7Kyle Quincey
8Markus Nutivaara
G1Sergei Bobrovsky
2Joonas Korpisalo