NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04:  Derick Brassard #16 of the New York Rangers looks on during a break in the action against the Colorado Avalanche at Madison Square Garden on February 4, 2014 in New York City. The New York Rangers won 5-1. (Photo by Scott Levy/NHLI via Getty Images)

Rick Nash Snubbed Derick Brassard

Rick Nash threw a curveball during Game 6’s Broadway Hat ceremony. As the one-man selection committee, he placed New York’s celebratory fedora in the hands of Henrik Lundqvist. While its recipients aren’t always obvious, I felt Derick Brassard (who is being labeled a hero around the internet) should have received this accolade. Being overlooked by leadership…