Philadelphia Flyers: Chris Pronger Still Not Ready, Kimmo Timonen Maybe Done

September 21st, 2012 by Suraj Sukumar Leave a reply »
The Philadelphia Flyers could be in for a serious defensive problem. 


Chris Pronger

The Toronto Sun has reported that Chris Pronger is far from ready to resume physical play, as he is still experiencing some concussion-like symptoms. 

The report goes as far as saying, "his career remains in jeopardy."

When Pronger does play, he's always the best defenseman on the ice—there's no question about that. But the recent injury has definitely hindered his ability to do what he does best.

Looks like Pronger has bought himself some time with the current NHL lockout. Hopefully, Pronger can use this time away from the ice to get better and will be able to man the blue line for at least one more season. 

However, as one defenseman benefits, the other remains uncertain about his future. 


Kimmo Timonen

The Toronto Sun also stated that Timonen, though he is healthy and more than ready to play hockey this season, feels that the current work stoppage could hinder his drive to continue. Timonen recently spoke with the Philadelphia Inquirer:


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