Brad Marchand born May 11, 1988 is a Canadian professional ice hockey player currently playing left wing for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League (NHL). Marchand was selected by the Bruins, 71st overall, at the 2006 NHL Entry Draft. He played his junior hockey in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.

Marchand grew up playing minor hockey in the Halifax, Nova Scotia area, including AAA midget with the Dartmouth Subways before being a 2nd round pick in the 2004 QMJHL Midget Draft. He played four seasons in the QMJHL between the Moncton Wildcats, Val-d'Or Foreurs and Halifax Mooseheads. During his junior career, he was selected 71st overall in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft by the Boston Bruins. Marchand has represented Canada three times in the 2007, 2008 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships and 2016 IIHF World Championships bringing home gold from each tournament.

Marchand made his NHL debut on October 21, 2009, against the Nashville Predators. He scored his first NHL goal against Jhonas Enroth of the Buffalo Sabres on November 3, 2010.

Marchand established himself as a two-way player for the Bruins during the 2010–11 season, his first full year in the NHL. Marchand scored 21 goals, including five short handed (ranked third in the league) and 41 points. He also had a +25 plus-minus rating. On April 2, 2011, prior to the Bruins' final home game of the season, against the Atlanta Thrashers, Marchand was awarded the Bruins "7th Player Award" as voted by the club's fans through the regional New England Sports Network (NESN). The award goes to the Bruins player fans believe most performed beyond expectations. During the 2011 playoffs, Marchand scored 19 points over 25 games, helping the Bruins to a Stanley Cup championship. His 11 goals tied Jeremy Roenick for the second most by a rookie in the NHL. His total included two goals in the seventh and deciding game of the Finals against the Vancouver Canucks.

During the off-season, the Bruins re-signed Marchand to a two-year contract, announced on September 14, 2011. During the ensuing season, on December 23, 2011, Marchand scored his first career NHL hat trick, in an 8-0 home rink win against the Florida Panthers. He also added two assists for a five-point effort.

September 7, 2012 signs a four-year contract extension with Boston through the 2016-17 season. Brad is 1 of just 11 players in NHL history to have scored 2-or-more goals in a Stanley Cup Final game 7.

Brad Marchand will be representing his native Canada at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey this fall in Toronto!

2016-2017 SEASON STATISTICS

GP G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG S S%
Regular Season 34 9 18 27 6 36 1 0 3 39 12.8
NHL Career 488 162 154 316 144 470 21 19 29 1,120 14.5

Career Regular Season Statistics

Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2003-2004 Dartmouth Subways-NSMHL 60 47 47 94 104
2004-2005 Moncton Wildcats-QMJHL 61 9 20 29 0 52 5 0
2005-2006 Moncton Wildcats-QMJHL 68 29 37 66 40 83 9 0 5
2006-2007 Val-d'Or Foreurs-QMJHL 57 33 47 80 12 108 16 3 6
2006-2007 Canada-WJC-A 6 2 0 2 2
2007-2008 Val-d'Or Foreurs-QMJHL 33 21 23 44 -6 36 6 4
2007-2008 Halifax Mooseheads-QMJHL 26 10 19 29 8 40 3 0
2007-2008 Canada-WJC-A 7 4 2 6 4
2008-2009 Providence Bruins-AHL 79 18 41 59 13 67 3 0 3
2009-2010 Bruins 20 0 1 1 -3 20 0 0 0 32 0.0
2009-2010 Providence Bruins-AHL 34 13 19 32 14 51 7 0 2
2010-2011 Bruins 77 21 20 41 25 51 2 5 2 149 14.1
2011-2012 Bruins 76 28 27 55 31 87 5 1 3 167 16.8
2012-2013 Bruins 45 18 18 36 23 27 4 2 5 91 19.8
2013-2014 Bruins 82 25 28 53 36 64 1 5 5 149 16.8
2014-2015 Bruins 77 24 18 42 5 95 2 2 5 180 13.3
2015-2016 Bruins 77 37 24 61 21 90 6 4 6 250 14.8
NHL Totals 454 153 136 289 138 434 20 19 26 1,018 15.0

Career Playoff Statistics

Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2004-2005 Moncton Wildcats-QMJHL 11 1 0 1 7 1 0 0 0.0
2005-2006 Moncton Wildcats-QMJHL 20 5 14 19 11 34 2 0 1 0.0
2005-2006 Moncton Wildcats-M-Cup 5 2 2 4 2 0 0 0
2006-2007 Val-d'Or Foreurs-QMJHL 20 16 24 40 11 36 7 1 3
2007-2008 Halifax Mooseheads-QMJHL 14 3 16 19 8 18 0 0
2008-2009 Providence Bruins-AHL 16 7 8 15 -2 26 5 0 1
2010-2011 Bruins 25 11 8 19 12 40 0 1 1 61 18.0
2011-2012 Bruins 7 1 1 2 -1 2 0 0 0 17 5.9
2012-2013 Bruins 22 4 9 13 4 21 0 0 1 57 7.0
2013-2014 Bruins 12 0 5 5 4 18 0 0 0 28 0.0
NHL Totals 66 16 23 39 19 81 0 1 2 163 9.8

Career Awards

2005 Rookie of the Year Moncton Wildcats
2006 Won QMJHL championship with Moncton Wild Cats
2007 Gold Medal World Junior Ice Hockey Championships
2008 Gold Medal World Junior Ice Hockey Championships
2009 Rookie of the Year Providence Bruins
2009 Fan Appreciation Award voted by the Providence Bruins fans
2010-2011 season Boston Bruins NESN Seventh Player Award
2010-2011 Won Stanley Cup as member of Boston Bruins
2011 "The 25 Most Stylish Bostonians" by Boston.com
2011-2012 Boston Bruins Elizabeth Dufresne Trophy for outstanding performance during home games (voted by Boston media)
2011-2012 John P. Bucyk Award for the greatest off-ice charitable contributions (chosen by John Bucyk)
• 2016 Gold Medal Ice Hockey World Championships