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Chris Pronger good fit for NHL safety group, Francois Beauchemin says
Chris Pronger good fit for NHL safety group, Francois Beauchemin says

As a player, former Ducks defenseman Chris Pronger once stepped on the leg of current Duck and then-Vancouver Canuck Ryan Kesler, drawing a lengthy suspension. Thursday came news that Pronger, still being paid by the Philadelphia Flyers after being forced to stop playing because of concussion effects, will work for the NHL’s Department of Player Safety. “I think it’s good … obviously he was a great player, great person,” former Pronger teammate and Ducks defenseman Francois Beauchemin said. “Brendan Shanahan did the same job when he had the job. He’s played before as a ‘dirty’ player and did those things -- knows how we think and...

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