| Oct 13, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Chris Pronger being paid by the Philadelphia Flyers while he works for the NHL's department of player safety could happen only in a league that seems to make up its rules as it goes.
This looks, smells, and quacks like a conflict of interest, even...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 2:30 PM
As a player, former Ducks defenseman Chris Pronger once stepped on the leg of current Duck and then-Vancouver Canuck Ryan Kesler, drawing a lengthy suspension.
Thursday came news that Pronger, still being paid by the Philadelphia Flyers after being...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 6:01 PM
Maybe relying on the old playground taunt that it takes one to know one, the NHL on Friday announced it had hired Chris Pronger to work in its Department of Player Safety, which punishes rule breakers beyond the in-game penalties they might have been...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Chris Pronger is joining the NHL's Department of Player Safety while is still technically under contract with the Philadelphia Flyers.
The news was confirmed Thursday after reports circulated that the former defenseman was joining the league office....
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:23 PM
Once upon a time they were the Broad Street Bullies.
But now, in 2014, the Flyers are decidedly not.
The last true enforcer on their roster, Jay Rosehill, was put on waivers Friday. He's expected to clear and report to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms of...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:09 PM
VOORHEES – The decision to send Samuel Morin back to junior hockey wasn't easy but made sense.
Flyers general manager Ron Hextall said Friday it was tempting to keep the rookie defenseman on the roster but then realized his strong performance in...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 5:40 PM
It's a new home, a new team and a new way of arriving at the rink for the Ducks' Ryan Kesler.
"I'm ready to get going, excited about this new chapter in my life," Kesler said. "Found a place overlooking the ocean, the kids are in school . . . waking...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:35 PM
In the NHL's summer season of hard-edged business decisions, for Ducks General Manager Bob Murray none was more difficult than the one involving center Saku Koivu.
Murray did not offer contracts to a trio of Ducks — longtime goaltender Jonas...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:25 PM
There is no denying that General Manager Dean Lombardi has built the Kings into a consistent franchise. Still, it may be time for fans to revisit Dave Taylor’s years as general manager.
The overall talent has been greatly improved under Lombardi....
| Oct 16, 2013
| 2:40 PM
A comment from Philadelphia Flyers General Manager Paul Holmgren that former Ducks defenseman Chris Pronger “is never going to play again” was met by a tribute Wednesday from a former teammate who played with Pronger on the Ducks' Stanley Cup-...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Your move, Claude Julien.
That’s what Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville seemed to be saying as he acted with creative, pre-emptive Scotty Bowman-like deviousness Tuesday.
The Stanley Cup Final hadn’t started, but the gamesmanship seemed...