Sep 222010
 
Phillies take 5-game lead over Braves with Halladay's 20th win

September 22 Philadelphia Daily News: “YOU CAN LOOK up and down the lineups, and pore through the pitching rotations, and strain your eyes in search of that one magic element that separates contender from pretender. But the simple truth is this: Over the last 2 days, one team has looked like a team that should [More…]

Sep 222010
 
Reid runs reverse, names Vick as Eagles starter and sits Kolb

September 22 Philadelphia Daily News: “Here’s Andy Reid on Monday, Sept. 13, when asked about the possibility of Michael Vick supplanting Kevin Kolb as the Eagles’ starting quarterback: “That’s not what’s happening . . . Well, let me say it again. I know I’m using poor English. Kevin Kolb is the No. 1 quarterback.” Here’s [More…]

Sep 222010
 
Kolb: Badly used in Reid's QB transition

September 22 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Ashley Fox: “At least Kevin Kolb got a $10.7 million signing bonus before his coach emasculated him. He’s got that money, and little else, now that Andy Reid has done an about-face and installed Michael Vick as the Eagles starting quarterback. It’s quite possible that this is the right decision for [More…]

Sep 222010
 
Holmstrom makes mark in Flyers' preseason win over Devils

September 22 Philadelphia Daily News: “Last June, just a day after the Flyers were ousted in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup finals, general manager Paul Holmgren mentioned four names to watch in training camp – four relatively unknowns signed as undrafted free agents. Ben Holmstrom, an unheralded speedster who the Flyers plucked from the [More…]

Sep 222010
 
Leighton, Flyers look to take the next step

September 22 Camden Courier-Post: “Flyers goaltender Michael Leighton does not want to be remembered as the next Jim Carey, a one-hit wonder who all but vanished from the NHL after winning the Vezina Trophy in 1996. He does not want Patrick Kane’s overtime goal in Game 6 of the 2010 Stanley Cup finals to define [More…]