Jul 142010
 
76ers officially sign No. 2 overall pick Evan Turner

by Justin Adkins The Sixers have made it official with No. 2 overall pick Evan Turner, signing the Ohio State product to a contract today, GM Ed Stefanski announced. His contract will call for $3,835,600 minimum in first year compensation and $4,123,200  in the second year.  If the Sixers pick up his third year option, he can [More…]

Jul 142010
 
Is this the year the Phils' luck runs out?

July 14 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Bob Ford “There are only two days on the crowded yearly calendar when American sports fans are required by guarantee to go cold turkey from their daily obsessions for at least one revolution of the earth. The first was celebrated Monday, the day before the major-league All-Star Game, and the other [More…]

Jul 142010
 
McCann's 3 RBI-double finally gives National League homefield advantage

July 14 Philadelphia Daily News ANAHEIM – Phillies fans boo Scott Rolen even though he left town in 2002. They remember Marlon Byrd as a onetime hot prospect in the organization who never panned out. And they dislike Brian McCann on general principles, since he catches for the division-rival Braves. The Phillies still have a [More…]