Columbus Blue Jackets
New York Rangers
Derick Brassard
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DerickBrassard
POSITION: Center
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 202
BIRTHDATE: 09/22/1987
AGE: 27
BIRTHPLACE: Hull, QC, CAN
DRAFTED: CBJ: 2006-6 overall

2008-09: Collected 10-15-25, 17 penalty minutes and was +12 in 31 games with Columbus… Scored three power play goals and one game-winning goal… Was “plus” or “even” in 26-of-31 games… Was seventh among NHL rookies in plus/minus rating and ranked tied for 21st in points… Netted his first NHL power play goal Oct. 11 at Phoenix (Ilya Bryzgalov)… Started season earning a point in his first three games (2-1-3)… Became second Blue Jackets player to score goals in the first two games of the season… Named NHL’s Rookie of the Month for October as he notched 4-5-9 in 10 games… Had back-to-back multi-point games Oct. 30 at Colorado (1-1-2) and Nov. 1 vs. Chicago (0-2-2)… Missed one game Nov. 3 due to injury… Scored his first career game-winning goal Nov. 8 vs. Calgary (Curtis McElhinney)… Registered 1-1-2 on Nov. 12 vs. Phoenix… Tallied 0-2-2 on Nov. 18 vs. Edmonton… Collected 3-4-7 during a five-game point streak Nov. 8-18… Earned 1-1-2 on Dec. 7 at Anaheim… Suffered season ending shoulder injury Dec. 18 at Dallas…

2007-08: Had 1-1-2 and six penalty minutes in 17 games with Columbus… Made his NHL debut and was scoreless in 6:36 of ice time Jan. 11 vs. St. Louis… Recorded his first NHL point with an assist (Fredrik Modin goal) Jan. 20 at Colorado… Scored his first NHL goal Feb. 2 vs. Minnesota (Niklas Backstrom)… Tallied 15-36-51, 51 penalty minutes and was +9 in 42 games with Syracuse (AHL)… Led the team in assists and was third on the club in points… Ranked fourth on the club in power play goals (6)… Was fourth (tied) among AHL rookies in points and third (tied) in assists… Was named the AHL Rookie of the Month in October after recording 4-12-16 in 12 games, finishing the month tops in the AHL in assists and points… Opened the AHL season with a six-game point streak (3-6-9)… Was selected to the AHL Canadian All-Star Team (did not play due to call up with Columbus)… Named AHL Rookie of the Month in April after recording 4-10-14 and was +7 in seven games… Added 4-9-13 and 10 penalty minutes in 13 playoff games for the Crunch… Led the team in playoff assists, while ranking second in goals (tied), points and power play goals…

2006-07: Collected 6-19-25 and 24 penalty minutes in 14 games with Drummondville (QMJHL)… Missed most of the season due to a shoulder injury… Added 9-15-24 and 12 penalty minutes in 12 games…

2005-06: Tallied 44-72-116 and 92 penalty minutes in 58 games with Drummondville (QMJHL)… Was sixth in the league in assists and seventh in points… Named First Team QMJHL All-Star… Received the Michael Bossy Trophy as the league’s best professional prospect… Added 5-4-9 with 10 penalty minutes in seven playoff games… Was selected to play in the Top Prospects Game…

2004-05: Registered 25-51-76 and 25 penalty minutes in 58 games with Drummondville (QMJHL)… Added 1-5-6 and six penalty minutes in six playoff games… Was a member of Canada’s Under-18 Team…

2003-04: Had 0-1-1 in 10 games with Drummondville (QMJHL)… Was scoreless in seven playoff games… Was a member of Team Quebec in the Under-17 World Hockey Challenge.

2009-2010: Recorded 9-27-36, 48 penalty minutes and was -17 in 79 games with Columbus… Set career highs in assists, points, penalty minutes and games played… Collected 1-4-5 during a four-game point streak Oct. 10-20… Recorded a career-high five shots Nov. 1 at Washington… Tallied 2-3-5 during a four-game point streak Oct. 28-Nov. 5… Missed one game Nov. 4 due to injury… Notched 0-2-2 Nov. 21 at Nashville… Played the 100th game of his NHL career Jan. 21 at Boston… Had 0-4-4 during a four-game point streak Feb. 6-14… Missed two games Mar. 2-6 due to injury… Registered a season-high 20:07 of ice time Mar. 13 vs. St. Louis… Tallied 0-2-2 Mar. 28 at Chicago… Games lost to injury: 3… Multi-point (goal) games: 4 (0)… Most Points: 2 (4x) – Mar.28 at Chicago, most recent… Most Goals: 1 (9x) – Apr. 5 at St. Louis, most recent… Most Assists: 2 (2x) – Mar. 28 at Chicago, most recent… Most PIM: 10 – Apr. 7 at Detroit… Most Shots: 5 (3x) – Mar. 23 at New Jersey, most recent.