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  DENVER – OCTOBER 16: Center Vaclav Prospal #20 of the Tampa Bay Lightning skates on the ice during the NHL game against the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado on October 16, 2002. The Avalanche won, 2-1. (Photo by Nevin Reid/Getty Images/NHLI) (Feature Photo/Getty Images) Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on...
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July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

This Week in Flyers History: Week ending January 18

January 17, 1998 He was a former first-overall pick who once was quoted as saying, "I am glad I got drafted first, because no one remembers number two." He had not lived up to the hype in his first 301 NHL games north of the border, averaging just over a half point per game. This 22-year-old French Canadian heartthrob, who was once compared to everyone from Joe Sakic, Pat LaFontaine...
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January 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Veteran F Prospal retires after 16 NHL seasons

Forward Vaclav Prospal has retired following a 16-year NHL career. Prospal appeared in 1,108 games with Anaheim, Columbus, Florida, the New York Rangers, Ottawa, Philadelphia and Tampa Bay. He registered 255 goals and 765 points. The move wasn't a surprise. Prospal was scheduled to join Vancouver's AHL affiliate last weekend. But after talking with his family, the NHL club said...
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January 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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