Ear to the Glass: Let's get physical

Ducks, Flyers rely on hard-hitting style, but at what cost?

Updated: October 30, 2009, 4:48 PM ET
By Lindsay Berra | ESPN The Magazine
Chris ProngerGetty ImagesChris Pronger fits right in in Philly after bullying the Pacific Division with the Ducks.

Oct. 10 is going to hurt. The Anaheim Ducks are making a rare trip East to play the Philadelphia Flyers, pitting the most physical team in the West against the most physical team in the East. And to make this fireworks display just a little bit more interesting, it will be the first game Duck-turned-Flyer Chris Pronger plays against his old squad.

Lindsay Berra is an avid CrossFitter and a national correspondent for Follow her on twitter @lindsayberra.