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CBJ Prospect Profiles: Summer 2010

by Blue Jackets Staff / Columbus Blue Jackets
Dalton Prout was selected by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 6th round (154th overall) in 2010.

In 2009-10, Prout played in 63 games for the Barrie Colts of the OHL. He scored 7-14-21 while adding 121 penalty minutes as a defenseman. In 17 playoff games, Prout scored 1-6-7, and 20 penalty minutes.

In 2008-09 Prout played in 65 games for Barrie, scoring 0-6-6 with 98 penalty minutes. In five playoff games, Prout scored 0-1-1 with 10 penalty minutes.

In 2007-08, Prout played in 57 games with both the Colts and Sarnia Sting, also of the OHL. He scored 0-5-5 with 82 penalty minutes. In eight playoff games, Prout scored 0-2-2 with 16 penalty minutes.

In 2006-07, Prout played in 49 games with Sarnia and scored 1-2-3 with 36 penalty minutes.

Superstitions… must put his gear on left side first
One of his goals… to go bungee jumping
Would switch places with… Chad Kroeger, lead singer of Nickleback
Favorite Restaurant in Columbus… Brio
Favorite Movie… The Hangover
Hockey Idol… Joe Sakic

Theodore Ruth was selected by the Washington Capitals in the 2nd round (46th overall) in 2007. He was acquired by trade from the Capitals for Sergei Federov.

In 2009-10, Ruth played in 22 games for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish of the CCHA. He scored 0-5-5 with 52 penalty minutes.

In 2008-09, Ruth played in 36 games for Notre Dame and scored 2-5-7 along with a +12 and 42 penalty minutes.

In 2007-08 Ruth played in 42 games for the Fighting Irish as a freshman, scoring 2-3-5 along with a +13 and 36 penalty minutes.

Favorite actor… Morgan Freeman
Favorite movie… Shawshank Redemption
One of his goals… to ride a bull
If he wasn’t playing hockey… he would be fishing all the time
Favorite food…French toast with peanut butter
Favorite vacation spot… Marco Island, FL

Ruth signed a three-year entry level contract with the Blue Jackets in April 2010.

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