Tag Archives: Chris Pronger

Weber Signs Offer Sheet with Flyers!

In the wee hours of this morning, Shea Weber signed an offer sheet for 14 years, $110M with the Philadelphia Flyers.  Since Weber is a RFA, the Predators have a week to match that contract.  If they do, Weber becomes … Continue reading

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Toronto Acquires Van Riemsdyk from Philly for Schenn

The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired forward James VanRiemsdyk from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for defenseman Luke Schenn. In the second blockbuster trade of the 2012 NHL draft, the Maple Leafs and Flyers exchanged stars.  This is a great … Continue reading

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Grossman Dealt to Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers acquired defenseman Nicklas Grossman from the Dallas Stars in exchange for two draft picks.  Those draft picks are a 2012 2nd round pick (originally Los Angeles’) and a 3rd round pick in 2013 (originally Minnesota’s). Philadelphia finally … Continue reading

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Pronger to Miss a Month With Knee Injury

Chris Pronger will be out approximately a month with a knee injury.  He is getting surgery today on the same knee that he had arthroscopic surgery on last July.  Pronger should be back just in time for the 2012 NHL … Continue reading

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Friday Five: Hardest Open Ice Hitting Defensemen

The Friday Five is a new weekly column giving thoughts on a major topic in the last week. If you have any suggestions for next week’s topic, feel free to post it here or email me. I’d love to hear … Continue reading

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Pronger to Miss Two Weeks After High Stick

In a game versus the Toronto Maple Leafs yesterday, Flyer’s defenseman Chris Pronger left the game with a eye injury.  Maple Leafs center Mikhail Grabovski took a shot and the follow through of the stick caught Pronger in the face.  … Continue reading

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NHL Announces 2012 Winter Classic

At a press conference at Citizens Bank Park in downtown Philadelphia, Gary Bettman and the NHL announced the fifth Bridgestone Winter Classic will be held on January 2, 2012 between the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers.  The Rangers and … Continue reading

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