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Brandon Prust | Winger

Team: Montreal Canadiens
Age / DOB:  (30) / 3/16/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 195
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Brandon Prust (upper body) is good to play in Game 1 on Wednesday.
It will be Prust's first game in nearly a month. He has 13 points and 121 penalty minutes in 52 games this season. Apr 16 - 1:32 PM

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Brandon Prust (upper body) will be a game-time decision on Wednesday.

Prust skated alongside Tomas Plekanec and Brendan Gallagher during Tuesday's practice. He hasn't played since March 18.
Apr 15 - 2:03 PM

Forward Brandon Prust was back at practice for the Montreal Canadiens on Monday but coach Michel Therrien said he doubted the left winger would be able to play Wednesday in Game 1 of the first-round playoff series against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Prust has missed the Canadiens' last 12 games with an upper body injury.
Apr 15 - 11:48 AM

Brandon Prust (upper body) skated before practice on Tuesday.

He might be ready to play in the postseason. "We'll see next week, but we're not there yet," said coach Michel Therrien. Prust hasn't played since Mar. 18.
Apr 9 - 8:24 AM

Brandon Prust (upper body) will miss what's left of the regular season.

Prust sustained the injury during Tuesday's game. He'll finish the 2013-14 campaign with 13 points and 121 penalty minutes in 52 contests.
Mar 21 - 12:39 PM

Brandon Prust will miss Thursday's game with an upper-body injury.

He was hurt in Tuesday's game against Colorado, but he managed to return. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Mar 20 - 1:17 PM

Brandon Prust produced a goal and an assist in a 6-3 win over Colorado on Tuesday night.

He exited the game during the first period due to an "upper-body injury," but he managed to return and that's when he made his way onto the scoresheet. His sixth tally of the season ended a nine-game goalless drought.
Mar 19 - 9:46 AM

Brandon Prust (upper body) was able to fully participate in Wednesday's practice.

Prust is on pace to return on Wednesday. He has 11 points and 105 penalty minutes in 48 games this season.
Mar 11 - 2:11 PM

Brandon Prust should be available to return on Wednesday.

He has been sidelined since Feb. 8 with an upper-body injury, but he has been cleared to play.
Mar 10 - 4:28 PM

Brandon Prust is listed as day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

He skated on his own before practice on Monday. Prust might be available to return for Montreal's four-game road trip through the West Coast, which begins Monday in Los Angeles.
Feb 25 - 8:17 AM

Brandon Prust was well enough to play Saturday after missing practice Friday with an illness.

Prust had seven penalty minutes which included a fight with the Lightning's Jean-Philippe Cote 3:27 into the first stanza. Prust now has 103 penalty minutes with nine points in 44 games. Keep him in your lineup if you need the minutes.
Feb 2 - 3:00 AM

Brandon Prust missed Friday's practice due to flu-like symptoms.

Prust has nine points and 96 penalty minutes in 43 games. Montreal will play against Tampa Bay Saturday afternoon.
Jan 31 - 12:10 PM

Brandon Prust scored the game-winning goal and recorded four shots in a 3-0 win over Carolina on Tuesday.

He has nine points in 42 games this season, but he has compiled 96 penalty minutes as well which ties him for ninth in the league. Prust should only be on your radar if you need minutes in the sin bin.
Jan 29 - 9:00 AM

Brandon Prust finished with a game-high 27 penalty minutes as the Canadiens were dominated 5-0 by the Capitals on Saturday night.

Certainly not the highlight you want pointed out, but indicative of being totally outplayed by Washington. Prust isn't worth utilizing for his offensive contributions, but he now has 94 penalty minutes, which makes him a useful play. Rene Bourque finished a game-low minus-three.
Jan 25 - 10:17 PM

Brandon Prust is one fight away from 100-mark of his NHL career.

He's nothced six major penalties and a total of 36 penalty minutes in 21 games this season. Prust and the Canadiens are in Philadelphia Thursday night, so he won't have trouble finding someone to drop the gloves with if he wants to get the milestone out of the way.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 10:02:00 AM

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C1Tomas Plekanec
2David Desharnais
3Lars Eller
4Daniel Briere
5Ryan White
LW1Max Pacioretty
2Alex Galchenyuk
3Rene Bourque
4Brandon Prust
5Travis Moen
6Michael Bournival
RW1Thomas Vanek
2Brian Gionta
3Brendan Gallagher
4George Parros
5Michael Blunden
6Dale Weise
D1P.K. Subban
2Andrei Markov
3Josh Gorges
4Mike Weaver
5Alexei Emelin
6Francis Bouillon
7Jarred Tinordi
8Doug Murray
9Nathan Beaulieu
G1Carey Price
2Peter Budaj