Sep 102011
Flyers D Chris Pronger

Flyers D Chris Pronger (photo: Bridget Samuels)

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Pronger skates, shoots as recovery continues

September 10 CSN Philly 

Chris Pronger was laughing and joking around with reporters after a 25-minute skate on the ice.  The only gear he was wearing at SkateZone on Friday morning was an iPod.  As for his music … “I was doing a couple little dances out there,” Pronger said. “There was no [Lady] Gaga at that particular moment when you saw me out there.”

Pronger talks about his return to the ice

September 10 Courier-Post 

Flyers star defenseman Chris Pronger hit the ice for the first time in almost 4½ months Friday morning.  After his teammates finished a voluntary morning workout at Skate Zone, Pronger skated alone for 25 minutes.”

Pronger feels ‘pretty good’ in return to the ice

September 9 

For his first time on the ice in more than four months, Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger said Friday that he felt pretty good.  However, he knows a true test of the condition of his surgically repaired back won’t come until the weekend.  “We’ll see how I feel (Saturday),” he told reporters at Virtua Skate Zone here following his 25-minute solo skate.