P.K. Subban Has A Really Good Chris Pronger Story

Sports Illustrated has finally put online last month's cover story on Montreal defenseman P.K. Subban, written by Michael Farber. If you're a hockey fan, you'll want to read it. And if not, read it anyway—Subban is one of the best, most exciting, and most marketable young players hockey has to offer, and if the NHL… » 12/03/14 5:38pm 12/03/14 5:38pm

The Star Tribune's chat with Bill Daly about the "cap recapture" penalty includes this eye-opening line: "Chris Pronger, who now works for the NHL even though he's still getting paid by the Philadelphia Flyers, has since told the league he wanted a four-year deal and the club wanted seven 'to lower the cap charge.'" » 11/17/14 12:58pm 11/17/14 12:58pm

The NHL Probably Shouldn't Hire Chris Pronger, Who's Still A Flyer

Chris Pronger hasn't played since 2011, but he remains under contract with the Flyers through 2017. That alone seems like enough to preclude Pronger taking a job in the league office. You'd think! » 10/08/14 5:42pm 10/08/14 5:42pm

Chris Pronger Wants To Get Healthy Enough "Just To Live A Normal Life"

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Pronger will almost certainly never play again. » 3/08/13 4:50pm 3/08/13 4:50pm

Chris Pronger Thinks He Is Not On Air, Says A "Shitfaced" Mike Keenan…

Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger stopped by XM Radio's NHL Live studios in New York for a half-hour interview on Friday morning. For a brief interlude, the host threw things to their correspondent in Boston. But the mics remained hot, at least for a few minutes available in the NHL.com podcast edition (to which… » 5/31/11 9:05pm 5/31/11 9:05pm

Blackhawks Dealt With Pronger About As Maturely As Chicago Paper

The Tribune may have insinuated it, when they poorly photoshopped Chris Pronger's torso onto a skirt. But someone in the Blackhawks locker room went whole hog, writing "Pronger Is Gay" on their whiteboard. » 6/11/10 11:00am 6/11/10 11:00am

Adam Burish Takes High Road, Offers To Punch Chris Pronger One More Time

Chicago may have ended their ridiculous Stanley Cup drought on Philly's home ice, but apparently that's no reason to be magnanimous. Celebration or no celebration, there's always time to remind people that Chris Pronger is a bit of a jerk. » 6/10/10 8:30pm 6/10/10 8:30pm

Now The Stanley Cup Finals Is For Serious

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and internets to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 6/09/10 7:45am 6/09/10 7:45am

Last Night's Winner: Philadelphia Flailers

In sports, everyone is a winner—some people just win better than others. Like the Chicago Blackhawks, who seriously got under Philly's skin, as evidenced by Dan Carcillo launching himself at anything that moves, and Chris Pronger literally throwing in the towel. » 6/01/10 10:45am 6/01/10 10:45am

Rough Season For The Flyers Naturally Leads To Cuckolding Rumors

A season that many thought would be a promising turning point for the Philadelphia Flyers has devolved into a chaotic nightmare of failed playoff dreams. So obviously someone must be banging a teammate's wife, right? » 12/17/09 3:30pm 12/17/09 3:30pm

NHL's Horrible CBA Comes Back To Bite Them In The Ass

After years of the NHL screwing fans, a few owners are now trying to screw the league. No one weeps for Gary Bettman, because turnabout is foul play. » 8/02/09 5:15pm 8/02/09 5:15pm

Is This The Real Reason Pronger Wants Out?

Edmonton Oilers defenseman Chris Pronger has said he wants to be traded out of Edmonton, and his agent has been quoted as saying, "There is a very pressing issue that would make it nearly impossible for the Prongers to remain in Edmonton." Many have speculated that Pronger's wife can't stand to live in Edmonton, but… » 6/29/06 1:15pm 6/29/06 1:15pm