Post Tagged with: "Chris Pronger"

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Have We Seen the Last of Kimmo Timonen?

With optimism yielding to realistic logic, all signs are indicating that we have seen the last of Kimmo Timonen in the NHL. After the 15-year veteran was indefinitely sidelined due […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Lindholm hopes to avoid the sophomore slump (Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports)

Anaheim Ducks Defense: Good Enough For Stanley Cup?

There is a glaring trend among the Stanley Cup champions of the past 20 years: elite, game breaking defensemen. Game breakers come in various forms: some shut down the opposition’s […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 4 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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The Sinister Six Of The NHL

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 opened in theatres recently, and with it comes the hype of the next chapter of the Spider-Man franchise, which will feature The Sinister Six. It also […]

by · May 13, 2014 · 2 comments · Humor
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The Destructive Aftermath of Chris Pronger

I’ll state the obvious – the Philadelphia Flyers desperately miss Chris Pronger. Since Pronger’s concussion-induced departure, the Flyers’ blue line has been a wobbly Jenga tower. With their backs against […]

by · April 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Was Chris Pronger behind the Flyers' trap outburst? ( bridgetds/Flickr)

Who Is the Flyers’ #1 Defenseman?

Will the real Flyers #1 defenseman please stand up? Chris Pronger (may his career RIP) was the glue that held the Flyers blueline together for the better part of two […]

by · January 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
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Highs and Lowes of being the Oilers President of Hockey Operations

The Edmonton Oilers appointed a new General Manager, and a new coach this past offseason. The team has seen little to no improvement. Firing yet another coach might not be […]

by · January 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
The Maple Leafs are happy to have Joffrey Lupul back in the lineup (John E. Sokolowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Lupul Just Can’t Stay Healthy (Grade 2 Groin Strain)

The ultra-talented wingers just can’t seem to catch a break. It was recently announced that Joffrey Lupul will be out for a while with a grade 2 groin strain. He […]

by · November 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Injury Report, Toronto Maple Leafs
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Hockey News: Dan Boyle Update; Leafs Win Again

Thankfully, Dan Boyle is feeling okay and should be headed back to San Jose soon. [TSN] Meanwhile, the Sharks are none too pleased over Max Lapierre’s hit and actions in […]

by · October 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
The 5 Best Trades in Anaheim Ducks History

The 5 Best Trades in Anaheim Ducks History

The 2013-2014 season will represent 20 years in the NHL for the Anaheim Ducks franchise.  During that span, the team has undergone a dramatic transformation.  In the first years of […]

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The Top 10 Most Overpaid Players In the NHL

As September rolls around, we bid farewell to the offseason and celebrate the return of hockey.  Comfortably in the rear-view lies the summer spending spree known as unrestricted free agency.  […]

Alex Pietrangelo missed Day 1 of camp last season (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

What does Bouwmeester’s Contract Mean for Pietrangelo?

After being signed to take over the #1 defenseman role in Calgary in the summer of 2009, Jay Bouwmeester found himself wearing the Bluenote at the trade deadline last season. […]

by · August 3, 2013 · 2 comments · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
Andy McDonald has been a member of the Blues since the 2007-08 season (TSN Photography)

Andy McDonald’s Decision is the Right One

Another NHL career has been cut short by the concussion epidemic. Andy McDonald, the Anaheim Ducks’ eighth all-time leading scorer, called it a career last week after suffering from post-concussion […]