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Mike Brown | Winger | #13

Team: Montreal Canadiens
Age / DOB:  (31) / 6/24/1985
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 205
Drafted: 2004 / Rd. 5 (159) / VAN
Contract: view contract details

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Mike Brown and Stefan Matteau will each be scratched from Tuesday's match with Florida.
In 13 games with Montreal, Brown has posted 27 PIMs and 53 hits. Pretty solid rates, when he plays. Matteau meanwhile continues to be rather allergic to counting stats. Apr 5 - 6:55 PM

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Mike Brown will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

The 30-year-old tough guy will sit for the first time since Mar. 5. He has two goals five points and 90 penalty minutes in 57 games this season. Brendan Gallagher, P.K. Subban, Lucas Lessio, Victor Bartley and Mark Barberio will miss the game because of injury.
Mar 31 - 7:32 PM

Mike Brown (lower body) should be fine to play on Saturday.

That was in doubt after Brown left Thursday's contest before its conclusion. Fortunately he was back on the ice Friday morning and it seems like he won't need to miss a full game.
Mar 25 - 1:37 PM

Mike Brown (lower body) skated Friday morning.

Brown couldn't complete Thursday's game due to the ailment, so naturally it's encouraging to see him back on the ice this soon. He has two goals, five points, and 86 penalty minutes in 55 contests this season.
Mar 25 - 11:58 AM

Mike Brown left Thursday's game against Detroit with a lower-body injury.

The tough guy is considered day-to-day at this point. The Canadiens will probably update his status after the game.
Mar 24 - 10:11 PM

Mike Brown scored a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 4-3 win over the Anaheim Ducks.

Brown isn't exactly known for his offensive flair, so it's nice to see him produce every once in a while. His second period goal gave the Canadiens a 3-2 lead and he also picked up the primary assist on Lucas Lessio's game-winning goal. The 30-year-old hadn't registered a point since Jan. 21 and he hadn't scored a goal since Oct. 13. The goal and assist were his first as a member of the Canadiens.
Mar 22 - 10:47 PM

Mike Brown is being seen as a "big brother" to the younger players on the Canadiens roster, according to Michel Therrien.

Brown was claimed off waivers from San Jose at the end of February and he's brought some physicality to the lineup. "He’s kind of a big brother to those young players," said Therrien. "He’s a physical presence. He brings a lot of energy. We wanted to make sure we’re a tough team to play against and he certainly showed that yesterday. He played 10 minutes and he had nine hits, so he came to work and he did a good job."
Mar 10 - 9:31 AM

Mike Brown and Lucas Lessio will be healthy scratches Wednesday night when the Montreal Canadiens visit Anaheim

Victor Bartley is the defenseman sitting this game out as well. Brown, who was acquired from the San Jose Sharks on Monday's trade deadline, dressed for the Habs that same night, against his former team. He played 11:30 and a minus-1 in his debut.
Mar 2 - 9:49 PM

Mike Brown is projected to make his Montreal debut on Monday night against his former San Jose teammates.

He was claimed off waivers from the Sharks on Monday, so he essentially traveled down the hall and joined the Canadiens. Brown is slated to play the fourth line with Torrey Mitchell and Michael McCarron.
Feb 29 - 5:45 PM

Mike Brown has been claimed by Montreal off waivers.

He has posted three points and 63 penalty minutes in 44 games with San Jose this campaign.
Feb 29 - 12:13 PM

The San Jose Sharks waived Mike Brown on Sunday.

Through 44 games this season the 30-year-old has posted three points, 66 PIMs, and 120 hits while averaging 7:12 of ice time per night. If Brown clears waivers, $950K of his $1.2M comes off the books.
Feb 28 - 12:48 PM

With Tommy Wingels out, Mike Brown will be asked help fill a slightly restructured bottom line Friday against Carolina.

Brown, who boasts a mighty 59 PIMs and 119 hits through 42 games this season, will skate to the left of Chris Tierney and Dainius Zubrus on San Jose's fourth line. For all you reverse leaguers, get Brown in your lineup tonight.
Feb 19 - 6:25 PM

Coach Peter DeBoer has elected for forego lineup changes for Tuesday's match with Chicago.

This isn't anything new as Mike Brown and Matt Tennyson have been the most frequent scratches of late.
Feb 9 - 7:27 PM

Mike Brown and Matt Tennyson will both be scratched against Nashville on Saturday night.

Unfortunately their fantasy value has been stymied by a whole lot of not playing. Tennyson hasn't played since Dec. 8th, and Brown hasn't played since Jan. 24th. The veteran pugilist's 119 hits and 59 PIMs are impressive though, so keep him in mind if you ever need a plug.
Feb 6 - 7:26 PM

Mike Brown and Matt Tennyson will both be scratched against Anaheim on Tuesday night

Brown has produced an impressive 59 PIMs and 119 hits in just 42 games thus far, elite by an reverse league's standards. Considering he plays just 7:10 a night, he might also be the most efficient.
Feb 2 - 9:08 PM

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