Chris Pronger likely out until playoffs

Updated: April 1, 2011, 3:05 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger suffered a minor setback in his recovery from surgery on his right hand and is unlikely to return before the playoffs, general manager Paul Holmgren said Tuesday.

"We probably pushed it a little bit too quickly in rehab," Holmgren said after the Flyers' 1-0 loss to the Thrashers. "I would classify it as a minor setback. We were kind of hoping that he would be able to play some games here at the end of the regular season, but that's probably ...

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