Derick Brassard is suspected of dating his girlfriend, Elisabeth Lefebvre. Fans have been suspecting Derick Brassard of having a girlfriend after seeing his reaction to getting a gift on the occasion of his 1000th NHL game. As of now, it looks like Derick is content to avoid questions about his personal life in the media and is expected to focus on the game after his 1000th NHL game.
Derick Brassard is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who currently plays for the National Hockey League’s Ottawa Senators. He was born in Hull, Quebec, on September 22, 1987, to Suzanne and Pierre Brassard. During his schooling, he was actively involved in extracurricular activities. Following his father’s passion, he began ice skating at the age of five, and he took up hockey shortly after that.
In the beginning, Derrick used to attend ice hockey games in his home town which was located near Robert Guertin Center. After competing in many local games, he moved to the next league and played minor ice hockey with the Gatineau L’Intrepide; during the 2003–04 season, he scored 19 goals and 64 points in 32 games. After seeing his dedication, he was selected in the second round by the Drummondville Voltigeurs of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.
Soon, he was seen playing for the Syracuse Crunch under a one-year contract on October 10, 2007. As of now, he has signed a professional tryout with the Ottawa Senators for September 15, 2022. He has played in his 1000th NHL game, recording two goals in a 5-3 victory against his former team, the New York Rangers, leading him to become the seventh player in NHL history to score multiple goals in his 1000th game.
Brassard, who has seen it all in his 16 NHL seasons, was given a gift in the visitor’s locker room before the game. People are suspecting that he is secretly dating someone after seeing the video of him receiving gifts. Well, let’s talk about his personal life and upcoming game further. To know more about Derick’s girlfriend, read this article.
Derick Brassard Is Yet to Confirm His Relationship With his Girlfriend Elisabeth Lefebvre
Although Derick Brassard (@brassardderick) hasn’t talked about his girlfriend till now, fans have been making his relationship gossip news. He is reported to have been dating a Montreal girl, Elisabeth Lefebvre, for more than two years. But an official confirmation has yet to be made. Well, it seems like Derick is happy to stay away from the media and is supposed to focus on the game after his 1000th NHL game.
Recently, when the Ottawa Senators‘ Twitter account posted a video of Brassed being amazed by the gift that was not wrapped but rather covered in a towel, in typical hockey player flair, people were suspecting him of having a girlfriend secretly. Well, it was not from his lover, but he was gifted a costly Rolex watch by his team after his 1000th NHL game.
All of his teams came together to celebrate Brassard and presented him with a few gifts on the occasion of his 1000th NHL game. After receiving the gift, Brassard was flooded with emotion and hugged his team members by thanking them. Although the gift was given on March 2, the team celebrated officially on March 5. During the time of receiving, he also expressed his feelings and stated:
This is way too much. I know you guys put a lot of money into this, It’s been a crazy ride. A lot of air miles.
Talking about Derick’s personal life, he seems to be a very private person, as all of his social media seems to be private. According to some sources online, he is said to be dating a Montreal girl named Elisabeth Lefebvre since 2020. The rumors also pointed out that Elisabeth is pregnant, and the player and his girlfriend are expecting a baby soon.
Elisabeth is suspected of being his girlfriend after she was seen at the Madison Square Garden with Derick’s family to celebrate his 100th career game. She has also shared a picture of her and Derick on her Facebook account on January 22, 2021, which makes fans more curious about their relationship.
Speaking of Elisabeth’s personal life, there isn’t much information about her, and Brassard hasn’t shared much detail about their relationship with the media. She is thought to have been married before and has a child from a previous relationship.
Previously, Derick was linked with figure skater Terra Findlay in 2014. The pair were linked at the time that Terra was doing some snazzy spinny moves on the ice, Derick was getting drafted into the NHL and being touted as one of the best skaters in the draft by both central and international scouting. The skates were supposed to bring the two together.
Terra was born in 1990 and spent her childhood slashing circles into the ice, competing in international events like the JGP Belarus. She won silver in the Canadian junior competition in 2004, silver in the French junior competition in 2008, and bronze in the French junior championship in 2009. The romance was never formally confirmed by anyone, and as of now, Terra is married to Cal O’Reilly.