The Eagles sure know how to muddle the waters and make things change in this town literally overnight. With Sundays whipping of the Raiders, the Eagles have burst to the forefront of the Philadelphia sports scene again (with apologies to the Sixers 3-0 start, of course) and vaulted up expectations in a city starved for [...]
Lots of Philly news to disuss for the major sports teams. There were 2 big trades, a big win, a starting QB announcement and nothing but waiting for the 4 teams in Philly. Lets jump right in: 1.) Trick & Treat: The Eagles announced Nick Foles will start at QB on Tuesdsy. This could just [...]
Michael Vick was a participant at practice this morning. We know this much. We know he took first team snaps. We also know Matt Barkley took first team snaps. At first, Vick seemed to indicate he would be going on Sunday. He then shied away. Then two local reporters who have a history with altercations [...]
“About Last Night” was a decent movie for a few reasons. OK, maybe for one reason: the Demi Moore gratuitous nude scenes. It was a decent 80′s movie, a good cast, and movies are generally good when they take place around New Years Eve. The point is, the plot is not unlike the start of [...]
Before we go over some Flyers and Sixers notes, it should be brought to the attention of all the Saturday readers (or people who come here strictly for gambling tips from the Duke) that both myself and the Duke hit on our picks yesterday. Louisville and Stanford both were winners. You know what they say: [...]
They had a nickname last season. They played well. They deserved to have some fun and puff out their chests. A year ago, the Sixers had one of the best benches in the league. That group scored 38.8 points per game, fourth most in the NBA. They called themselves “the Night Shift,” a nod to [...]
PHILADELPHIA, PA. – AUGUST 21, 2012 – The Philadelphia 76ers will take their game from the city to the seaside in a historic “Boardwalk Classic” match against the Brooklyn Nets at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall (2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, N.J. 08401) on Saturday, October 13 at 7:00 p.m. The game is sponsored by Caesars Atlantic [...]
When the Sixers acquired center Andrew Bynum and Jason Richardson as part of a four-team deal that sent Andre Iguodala to Denver and first-round pick Moe Harkless and last years top pick Nik Vucevic to Orlando it became pretty evident they were looking for a new image.