Thread: Derick Brassard
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05-09-2013, 07:54 AM
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Originally Posted by bobbop View Post
If I was watching Brassard for the first time and not familliar with his career to date, I would swear he was playing like a young top 6 draft pick and developing into a great player. This is what was expcted from him when he was first drafted. God, such soft hands. Somewhat coincidently, he reminds me of a young Adam Oates.
And this is why MANY teams wanted to get their hands on him for years. People thought he was just a throw-in 3rd liner. Teams had been asking Columbus about Brassard for at least 3 years hoping to get him out of there.

He was great yet again. He has an uncanny ability to slow down the game and make the right play.

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