injury after a collision with a teammate.
NOTES: NHL great Wayne Gretzky was at the game, as well as scores of former Flyers stars such as ChrisPronger, Simon Gagne and Kimmo Timonen. They are in Philadelphia for the Ed Snider celebration on Thursday. Snider founded the Flyers and served as their owner until his death on April 11. He died at 83 after a two-year battle with bladder cancer. The event...
interest in keeping the originals than there was in the 1980s, a time Kings coach Darryl Sutter recalls seeing players writing their numbers on coffee cups, putting their teeth in the cups and setting them on a shelf before games.
"The joke was switching teeth around," Sutter said with a sly grin.
Hall of Famer ChrisPronger has great-looking choppers, though they're not the ones he was born with...
three times this century (2000 and 2003 with the New Jersey Devils, 2007 with the Anaheim Ducks). He also won two Olympic gold medals (2002 and 2010), gold at the IIHF World Championship (2004) and the World Cup of Hockey (2004), the Norris Trophy (2004) and the Conn Smythe Trophy (2007).
Line 3: Joe Thornton , Martin St. Louis , ChrisPronger
Thornton has been one of the best playmakers...
, a trend of severe injuries like the one that affected Rangers defenceman Marc Staal and ended the career of then-Flyers defenceman ChrisPronger made for more clamouring over visors. There's no such chatter about face shields, at least yet.
"This was a long time coming in terms of just getting everyone to wear the visor," said Hunwick, who only put a visor on last season amid pressure from Rangers...
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YOUTH LEAD COYOTES AGAINST SURGING DUCKS
Down 2-0, rookies Max Domi (2-0—2) and Anthony Duclair (1-0—1) combined for three goals in the second period and Mikkel Boedker (1-1—2) scored on a breakaway at 1:18 of overtime as the Arizona Coyotes ended the Anaheim...
TORONTO -- ChrisPronger accepted his Hockey Hall of Fame plaque from a former teammate, fellow Hall of Fame defenseman and mentor.
Al MacInnis handed Pronger his plaque and then heard his name as one of the dozens of people Pronger thanked in his thorough yet quick speech that was as much about opportunity and belief as it was about honoring the people who helped get him to the Hall.
's hockey tournament.
"I was 18 and I didn’t know what was going on," she said. "We were all rookies and that is where I learned to be a teammate."
3. Good Company
Ruggiero was joined by three other defensemen in the Class of 2015: ChrisPronger, Phil Housley and Nicklas Lidstrom.
The company she was keeping was not lost on Ruggiero, who brought it up early in her acceptance speech.
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