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J.T. Brown | Winger | #23

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (26) / 7/2/1990
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 169
College: U. of Minnesota-Duluth
Contract: view contract details

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JT Brown will return to the lineup against the Panthers on Saturday.
Through 51 games this season he's posted five points along with 59 PIMs and 84 hits. Mar 11 - 1:48 PM

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Updating a previous item, J.T. Brown will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Rangers.

Brown didn't jump onto the ice for the pre-game warmup, so many thought he was dealing with an injury, but that isn't the case. Brown has just two goals and three assists in 51 games this season. He hasn't found the back of the net since Nov. 14.
Mar 6 - 7:24 PM

J.T. Brown won't suit up in Monday's game against the New York Rangers.

The Lightning are expected to dress 11 forwards and seven defensemen in tonight's contest. The team hasn't shed any light on what injury is plaguing Brown. We should know more after tonight's contest.
Mar 6 - 7:12 PM

J.T. Brown (upper body) was activated from the IL on Tuesday January 24.

Brown was sidelined for seven straight games. He had three hits and a plus-two rating in 10:10 minutes of ice time in his return.
Jan 25 - 2:38 AM

J.T. Brown (upper body) is listed as a game-time decision for Tuesday night.

He has missed the last seven games with an upper-body injury. Brown skated in a regular practice jersey Tuesday morning, so that bodes well for his status against Chicago.
Jan 24 - 1:04 PM

J.T. Brown (upper body) skated with contact on Monday, but he be unavailable to play Tuesday night.

"We'll have to wait and see," Brown said. "Not sure yet." He has been sidelined since Jan. 7 due to an upper-body injury.
Jan 24 - 10:45 AM

J.T. Brown may be nearing a return to action.

He has been out of action the past two weks due to an upper-body injury but is now practising with his Tampa teammates. Although Brown is valuable to the Bolts, he is not a fantasy asset.
Jan 22 - 11:43 AM

J.T. Brown (upper body) took part in Friday's practice.

Brown was wearing a no-contact jersey, so his return likely isn't imminent. He has four points and 50 penalty minutes in 35 games this season.
Jan 20 - 6:05 PM

J.T. Brown (upper body) won't be eligible to return until next week's road trip.

The Lightning will begin that road swing in Los Angeles on Monday. Brown will not be available for games on Thursday and Friday after he was placed on injured reserve. He was hurt after taking a hit to the head from Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds on Saturday.
Jan 9 - 1:29 PM

The Lightning placed JT Brown on injured reserve Sunday with an upper-body injury.

Coach Jon Cooper is already on record saying, "I don't know, he didn't look too good to me," which perhaps is an indication that Brown will certainly need the time to heal up. He's considered day-to-day for now, but there should be an update on his condition in the coming days.
Jan 8 - 5:29 PM

JT Brown (upper body) isn't expected to play Sunday against the Penguins.

Following Saturday's loss to the Flyers, coach Jon Cooper was not optimistic about Brown's immediate availability, "I don't know, he didn't look too good to me," Cooper said. "That's a tough hit." Consider him day-to-day for now.
Source: Wes Crosby
Jan 8 - 3:56 PM

J.T. Brown suffered an upper-body injury Saturday against the Flyers when he took a shoulder from Wayne Simmonds to his head.

The Lightning are not saying he sustained a concussion, but that is entirely possible given the nature of the hit. Consider Brown day-to-day for now.
Jan 8 - 11:03 AM

The Lightning made JT Brown a surprise late scratch against the Penguins on Saturday night.

Through 23 games this season the physical forward has three points with 34 PIMs and hits to his credit.
Sat, Dec 10, 2016 07:57:00 PM

J.T. Brown will be back from an upper-body injury on Tuesday night.

He has missed the last three games due to the ailment. Brown is slated to join the fourth line with Vladislav Namestnikov and Brian Boyle.
Tue, Nov 29, 2016 06:04:00 PM

After destroying a Predators fan's phone on Monday as he walked off the ice, J.T. Brown is making it "right" by him.

"We've reached out to the guy, and we're working on getting him a new phone as well. That's all there really is to say," Brown said. The phone Brown destroyed was an iPhone, by the way. "At the end of the day, we made it right," and it will come with a signed jersey to boot.
Thu, Nov 24, 2016 09:23:00 PM

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C1Tyler Johnson
2Vladislav Namestnikov
3Cedric Paquette
4Steven Stamkos
LW1Jonathan Drouin
2Ondrej Palat
3Alex Killorn
4Greg McKegg
5Yanni Gourde
RW1Nikita Kucherov
2Ryan Callahan
3Brayden Point
4J.T. Brown
5Adam Erne
D1Victor Hedman
2Anton Stralman
3Jason Garrison
4Braydon Coburn
5Jake Dotchin
6Andrej Sustr
7Luke Witkowski
G1Andrei Vasilevskiy
2Peter Budaj