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After signing a four-year, $10 million deal with the Montreal Canadians, Brandon Prust spoke with Andrew Gross at the Bergen Record about why he didn't re-sign with the Rangers..."I talked to Torts (coach John Tortorella) today. I didn't talk to Slats (GM Glen Sather) today, my agent was talking to them. I know we both like each other and both wanted me to come back. In the end, we weren't really there. We weren't close, Montreal showed just a lot more interest."I didn't know," Prust said of whether he'd re-sign with the Rangers. "After the season, I really wasn't sure. I thought there was a high chance we would get a deal done. It just kind of changed in the last little while. I think I started to realize my time as a Ranger was done. It's a crazy day, a lot of mixed emotions. I'm excited to start a new chapter. I'm sad to leave a great organization and a great city."...it's funny, while I'm sad to see Prust g...
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