Kukla's Korner

Kukla's Korner Hockey

Pronger WIll Carry The Load

from the Edmonton Sun,
He'll dispense with formalities like coughing for the doctors, weighing in and pumping the stationary bike when the Edmonton Oilers report for medicals and fitness testing at the University of Alberta this morning. We'll have to wait a bit longer to see how Chris Pronger is at carrying the hopes of a franchise and the expectations of Oiler fans on his shoulders as the biggest name on the marquee in this town since Doug Weight bid farewell. Given Pronger's pedigree - stop the presses, the 2000 winner of the Norris Trophy and Hart Trophy as MVP with the St. Louis Blues is pretty good - he'll seize the opportunity and run with it.

read on

Filed in: | KK Hockey | Permalink


Be the first to comment.

Add a Comment

Please limit embedded image or media size to 575 pixels wide.

Add your own avatar by joining Kukla's Korner, or logging in and uploading one in your member control panel.

Captchas bug you? Join KK or log in and you won't have to bother.


Notify me of follow-up comments?


Most Recent Blog Posts

About Kukla's Korner Hockey

Paul Kukla founded Kukla’s Korner in 2005 and the site has since become the must-read site on the ‘net for all the latest happenings around the NHL.

From breaking news to in-depth stories around the league, KK Hockey is updated with fresh stories all day long and will bring you the latest news as quickly as possible.

Email Paul anytime at pk@kuklaskorner.com