Meet the Blueshirts: Derek Dorsett

June, 3, 2014
Jun 3
Derek DorsettTim Fuller/USA TODAY Sports
Position: RW
Number: 15
Age: 27
Born: Kindersley, Saskatchewan
Height: 6-0
Weight: 192
How Acquired: Acquired by the Rangers in a blockbuster trade with the Columbus Blue Jackets on April 3, 2013 along with Derick Brassard, John Moore and a 2014 sixth-round draft pick in exchange for Marian Gaborik and two minor-league defensemen.

In case you didn’t know ...

• Dorsett is a fighter. He once posted a career-high 235 penalty minutes for the Blue Jackets in 2011-12.

• Dorsett has never scored a playoff goal in 32 games (18 this season). Not like it’s his job. It’s just a fact.

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Mike Mazzeo

ESPN New York Writer



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