Everybody with me- deep breath. Prongs is OK. X-rays show that there is no damage to his right hand or wrist (of course, if he played for Holy Family, he'd probably be suing somebody today).

[Philly Sports Daily]

“I had my gear back on but chose the better part of valor and decided not to,” Pronger said. “I couldn’t really grip my stick very well.”

Asked if the puck hit his hand or wrist, Pronger had a little bit of fun.

“Well I think you’re just gonna have to deal with no answer on that one,” he said.

So, upper-body injury?

“It’s an upper-body contusion, yes,” he responded.


Ahh, hockey speak. He's OK folks and should play Saturday.

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