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Canadiens winger Brandon Prust to miss four weeks with shoulder injury

MONTREAL – Montreal Canadiens winger Brandon Prust will be sidelined four weeks with a right shoulder injury.

The team made the announcement Monday via Twitter.

Prust suffered the injury in Saturday’s 2-1 loss to the Nashville Predators when he crashed hard into the boards in the third period.

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In eight games this season, Prust has two goals and an assist.

Habs forward Daniel Briere also left Saturday’s game with a concussion. The team has not said how long he will be out.