Prout is a healthy scratch Tuesday against the Sharks, Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch reports. Prout started the first 12 games of the season, however, Fedor Tyutin will start in place of him in Tuesday's tilt. Prout is a healthy scratch indicating that coach Todd Richards believes that Tyutin deserves a shot to prove himself after Prout has failed to record a point in the past eight games.
Dalton Prout finished the preseason with three assists, a plus-seven rating and 17 PIM in five games.
Dalton Prout picked up a primary assist in Thursday's 4-3 shootout win over the Islanders.
Dalton Prout (upper body) will return to the lineup Saturday against the Devils, Shawn Mitchell of the Columbus Dispatch reports.
Dalton Prout (upper body) participated in all drills at Friday's practice, FOX Sports Ohio's Jeff Rimer reports.
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