Derick Brassard has 81 goals and 225 points in his career.
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) -
The New York Rangers avoided arbitration with forward Derick Brassard, agreeing to terms with the restricted free agent on a multi-year contract Sunday.
No terms were disclosed by the club, but the New York Post reported it's a five-year pact worth $25 million for the duration.
Brassard set career highs in goals (18) and games played (81) last season, while adding 27 assists and 45 points. He contributed six goals and as many assists over 23 playoff appearances for the defending Eastern Conference champions.