- Richards played 14:58 per game at even strength last season. Brassard played 13:14 per game
- Richards played 3:40 per game on the PP. Brassard played 2:31 per game. Richards PP minutes though are likely to go to Dan Boyle since Richards played the point.
- Richards started 66.6% of his 5 on 5 shifts in the offensive zone. Derick Brassard started 60.1 of his 5 on 5 shifts in the offensive zone. (Behind the Net)
Sports Forecaster has Brassard scoring 17 goals and 30 assists this season.
Other projections have Brassard between 40 and 50 points.
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