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Pens get Brassard from Senators

February 23, 2018 News Extra

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The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired veteran center Derick Brassard from the Ottawa Senators for defenseman Ian Cole, goaltender Filip Gustafson and the Pens' No. 1 draft pick in 2018, TSN's Darren Dreger reported Friday afternoon.

Brassard has 18 goals and 20 assists in 50 games for Ottawa this season.

The Penguins had been looking for a third-line center and were involved in trade conversation with a few teams.

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