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Flyers defenceman Pronger has minor knee surgery, to be ready for training camp

PHILADELPHIA - Philadelphia Flyers defenceman Chris Pronger is recovering from minor surgery on his right knee last week.

Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said Tuesday the 35-year-old Pronger will be ready for the start of training camp in September.

Pronger averaged nearly 26 minutes on the ice during the regular season, fifth best in the in the league. He had a league-leading 29 minutes in the playoffs.

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