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Name  Vinny Prospal
Born  2/17/1975
Height  6-2
Weight  198
Shoots  L
3/19/2013 9:42:00 PM
Description: Blue Jackets left wing Vinny Prospal had three assists Tuesday to help Columbus extend its points streak to 11 games.
Insight: Prospal scored a goal in three straight games to start March after posting seven points over 12 games last month, but he had just one point in his last six games prior to Tuesday.
3/5/2013 10:27:00 PM
Description: Blue Jackets left wing Vinny Prospal extended his goals streak to three games Tuesday against the Oilers. He added an assist and took four SOG in the game.
Insight: Prospal has stepped up his game for lowly Columbus as of late and now has nine goals in 23 games. He only had 16 in 82 games last season.
3/3/2013 6:50:00 PM
Description: Blue Jackets left wing Vinny Prospal had one of Columbus' two goals Sunday against Colorado.
Insight: Prospal has scored a goal in two straight games and leads the team with eight. With 12 points in 22 games, he is behind last season's pace of 55 points per 82 games.
7/23/2011 7:22:00 PM
Description: The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed Vinny Prospal to a one-year contract worth $1.75 million. TSN
Insight: Prospal's signing was made necessary following the offseason injury to Kristian Huselius. Prospal should be a top-6 forward for the Jackets for at least the first month of the season and possibly longer, depending on how long Huselius is out.
4/4/2011 11:32:00 PM
Description: Vinny Prospal scored two goals with a +2 in the Rangers' 5-3 win over Boston on Monday. Yahoo Sports
Insight: Wojtek Wolski assisted on both of Prospal's goals, which were his seventh and eighth of the season. Since returning from injury, Prospal has been a solid fantasy option with 21 points (8g-13a) in 27 games.
2/3/2011 12:20:00 PM
Description: Vinny Prospal is expected to make his season debut for the Rangers on Thursday against New Jersey.
Insight: Prospal has been sidelined all season with a knee injury. He is a favorite of Rangers coach John Tortorella and is projected to play on a line with Marian Gaborik on Thursday. Keep him on your watch list in deeper leagues.
10/18/2010 3:29:00 PM
Description: Vinny Prospal underwent knee surgery on Monday and is expected to be sidelined for the next six to eight weeks. TSN
Insight: Prospal has not played a game this season. He joins fellow Rangers forwards Marian Gaborik and Chris Drury on the sidelines. Look for another option if Prospal happens to be on your team.
10/16/2010 11:53:00 AM
Description: The New York Rangers announced that Vinny Prospal will undergo knee surgery and be sidelined indefinitely. Newark Star-Ledger
Insight: Prospal has not played a game this season because of the knee injury. There doesn't seem to be any point in keeping him on your single-season fantasy roster at this time.
10/1/2010 11:15:00 PM
Description: Rangers coach John Tortorella said that Vinny Prospal will be kept off the ice for a couple weeks because of trouble in his surgically repaired knee. Lower Hudson Valley
Insight: Tortorella provided the information on Prospal at the team's post-game press conference on Friday. Tortorella also said that surgery was not necessary, because there was no structural damage. Make sure Prospal is not on your opening-game roster.