Brandon Mashinter
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
BIRTHDATE: 09/20/1988
AGE: 27
DRAFTED: undrafted
Signed as a free agent by San Jose, March 3, 2009. Traded to NY Rangers by San Jose for Tommy Grant and NY Rangers' 6th round pick (later traded to Chicago Chicago selected Ivan Nalimov) in 2014 NHL Draft, January 16, 2013. Traded to Chicago by NY Rangers for Kyle Beach, December 6, 2013.
2011-12: Posted 33 points (16-17=33) for Worcester in 65 games played... Had 7 fighting majors…Recorded seven power play points (4-3=7)…Had three game winning goals…Recorded two Gordie Howe Hat Tricks this season (Feb. 4 and Dec. 30).

CAREER 2010-11: Had a fighting major and was plus-2 in 9:31 of playing time on Jan. 15 vs. St. Louis…Earned his first fighting major (Tanner Glass) on Jan. 3 vs. Vancouver…Made NHL debut on Dec. 29 at Minnesota and tied for the team lead with three hits…AHL: Became first Worcester Sharks player to record two consecutive 10-goal, 10-fight seasons (14 goals, 10 fighting majors)…Scored six power play goals and two game winners.

2009-10: First player in Worcester Sharks history to record double digits in goals and fighting majors (13)…Amongst AHL rookies, was T-3rd in goals and ninth in PIM (third on Sharks)…One of two rookies in team history to record 20 goals…Playoffs: T-3rd on the team in points...Had a three-assist game at Manchester on May 1.

2008-09: Split the season between Kitchener and Belleville (both OHL)…T-9th in the OHL in power play goals (15) and T-19th in goals...Scored a hat trick Jan. 9 vs. Kingston…Had a 10-game point streak from Jan. 3-30 (13, seven goals and six assists)…Playoffs: T-2nd on Belleville and 15th in the league in goals…Scored goals in four consecutive games from March 25-April 3.

2007-08: Fourth on team in PIM…Appeared in all 20 playoff games.

2006-07: Registered 15 points in 55 games for Sarnia.

2005-06: Seventh on the team as a rookie in PIM.

2004-05: Made a brief appearance in the OHL with eight games for Sarnia.

PERSONAL: “Mash” lists these favorites: Anything country (musician); Comedy movies (movie); “How I Met Your Mother” (television show); Seth Rogen (actor); Jessica Biel (actress); Chicago (NHL road city); golf (sport other than hockey); his cottage (vacation spot); (website); lamb (food); Call of Duty (video game); Christmas (holiday); Settlers of Catan (board game)…likes to golf and play video games in his spare time…has a pet dog…first job: golf course maintenance…most memorable NHL moment: first game…hockey idol is Jarome Iginla… golf handicap is 8 and he likes to play at Los Cabo in Mexico…started skating at four and playing hockey at five…would have been a professional golfer if not for hockey…stick blade pattern he uses is a Lindros…wears Bauer skates, size 9…oldest piece of equipment is his five year old elbow pads…his sister played Canadian Interuniversity Hockey for Waterloo University.