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Sunday, 04.20.2014 / 11:18 PM
of the Blues' young defensive corps, who have blossomed in a system where Jackman began his career under the likes of Chris Pronger and Al MacInnis.
"It seems to get easier and easier for him," defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk said of Jackman. "We'll see if he's got a couple more to add in here.
"He plays a game that doesn't get a lot of credit and people don't recognize, but he does a lot of great things out...
Thursday, 04.17.2014 / 8:16 PM
Stanley avant même l'âge de 30 ans. Il a appris des Scott Niedermayer et Chris Pronger qui étaient ici avant lui. C'est un battant et un compétiteur-né. Ça ne sera pas joli, mais il va jouer.»
Getzlaf fut le deuxième meilleur marqueur de la LNH cette saison avec 87 points, et il a connu une saison offensive spectaculaire en dépit du fait qu'il a resserré son jeu défensif plus que jamais auparavant. Il...
Tuesday, 04.15.2014 / 4:25 PM
.Q." Crosby is just a step ahead.
"He's not thinking out there," former Philadelphia Flyers defenceman and Canadian Olympic teammate Chris Pronger said. "He's already ahead of you. He's already seen the play four plays ahead. He already knows where he's going. You don't."
Add to that Crosby's powerful stride and ability and willingness to play defence and he's quite the handful.
"He's a well...
Sunday, 04.13.2014 / 12:27 AM
PHILADELPHIA -- The best defensemen in Philadelphia Flyers history -- Joe Watson, Mark Howe, Eric Desjardins, Chris Pronger -- have one thing in common: All were drafted and developed by other teams prior to coming to the Flyers.
Could Shayne Gostisbehere be the player that changes all that?
A 2012 third-round pick (No. 78), Gostisbehere had a brilliant goal and two assists to lead Union...
Tuesday, 04.01.2014 / 1:35 PM
TORONTO - Chris Pronger has traded his orange-and-black jersey for an orange-and-white tie.
As he sat in the theatre at the Hockey Hall of Fame on Tuesday morning for the Gatorade High Performance Hockey Summit, the former Philadelphia Flyers captain knows his playing days are long behind him. Concussion symptoms stemming from a stick to the eye in October 2011 ended his career less than...
Wednesday, 03.26.2014 / 3:00 AM
sustained a knee injury in the 1996 Stanley Cup Playoffs after Nick Kypreos fell on top of him. Chris Pronger checked Kypreos into Fuhr, whose knee buckled upon impact.
"If you look closely at it, his left leg gives the old swing from underneath and releases, but his right leg has a little bit like a stutter step in that it's supposed to go, stops and then releases after," Biron said. "I've had...
Monday, 03.10.2014 / 5:08 PM
matches, but that's all. By the end of the day, we talked about it. And there was times where I had to go apologize to him, and he did the same to me. We never had any issues going through that stuff."
Carlyle coached Anaheim to the 2006 Western Conference Final in his first season with the Ducks. The next season, then-general manager Brian Burke acquired Chris Pronger to give them a cornerstone...
Tuesday, 02.25.2014 / 4:00 PM
in second in the vote for the first Hart Trophy. He was so popular that, at one time, the Spalding equipment company carried a line of hockey sticks autographed by two main defensemen: Lester Patrick and Cleghorn.
Modern NHL player equivalent: Chris Pronger, Philadelphia Flyers
Frank Patrick, Vancouver
Stocky and tough, yet a great tactician, Frank Patrick was a rugged game-changing defenseman. His...
Friday, 02.07.2014 / 3:00 AM
(Slovakia), Olli Jokinen (Finland), Henrik Lundqvist (Sweden).
Ottawa Senators (5): Daniel Alfredsson (Sweden), Filip Kuba (Czech Republic), Milan Michalek (Czech Republic), Jarkko Ruutu (Finland), Anton Volchenkov (Russia).
Philadelphia Flyers (4): Oskars Bartulis (Latvia), Chris Pronger (Canada), Mike Richards (Canada), Kimmo Timonen (Finland).
Phoenix Coyotes (3): Ilya Bryzgalov (Russia), Sami...
Wednesday, 02.05.2014 / 3:00 AM
or likely will argue against his merits for being captain.
The Canadians will look to Crosby to set the tone, the pace and the attitude of the team. They weren't necessarily doing that in Vancouver.
There were veterans of the 2002 Olympic gold-medal winning team on the Canadian team in 2010 and skaters like Niedermayer, Chris Pronger and Jarome Iginla entered the tournament as the trend setters...