Prout embracing dark horse role on Flames blueline in China

Toronto Sun
Prout embracing dark horse role on Flames blueline in China
Prout embracing dark horse role on Flames blueline in China

This is Dalton Prout's ninth National Hockey League training camp, first with the Calgary Flames and — like many — first that has officially began in China. The travel details alone are enough to make a player's head spin, nevermind trying to prove themselves in a foreign setting. But to the 28-year-old right-shot defenceman, it's simple. “My mindset?” said the six-foot-three, 230-pounder, who was part of the Eddie Lack trade to the New Jersey Devils last season. “I have a training camp itinerary. I know where to be and when to be there and what to wear. And I don't care who is around. “I don't care what dressing room I'm in. I don't care what jersey I have.” In other words, Prout is not here

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