Pronger’s Mind Games

His Flyers may be down by two games in their Stanley Cup Final series against the Chicago Blackhawks, but that hasn’t stopped Chris Pronger from playing some serious head games. Pronger has twice taken the game puck after the final horn sounded. In both games, he skated down towards where the Blackhawks were celebrating andContinue reading “Pronger’s Mind Games”

Blackhawks Take 2-0 Series Lead

It was Marian Hossa that seemed to spark his team’s scoring touch on Monday night, as his goal in the second period spurred Ben Eager to score just 28 seconds later. The game itself was tighter and more physical than the series’ first game, of course. The Blackhawks’ eventual 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia FlyersContinue reading “Blackhawks Take 2-0 Series Lead”

Tampa Bay Goes with Hedman; Pronger Lands in Philly

The Tampa Bay Lightning have made their pick, second overall, and went with Victor Hedman from the Swedish Elite League. He’s a league-ready player, a 6’6 defender with 220 pounds packed on. Hedman will be tough to move, but he has a few rough edges that will need to be smoothed out to become aContinue reading “Tampa Bay Goes with Hedman; Pronger Lands in Philly”