Giants shut down Phils in Game 3

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Oct 192010
 
Giants shut down Phils in Game 3

October 19 Philadelphia Inquirer: SAN FRANCISCO – Now it gets very interesting. To begin the National League Championship Series, the Phillies‘ Big Three have lost more games than they have won. This series was billed as a classic pitching matchup, the names more recognizable on the Phillies’ side. But the Giants have pitched better. They [More…]

Oct 192010
 
Flyers' Matt Walker needs hip surgery; out 10-12 weeks

By Justin Adkins: Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Matt Walker needs hip surgery and is expected to be out at least 10-12 weeks. Said Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren: “Matt Walker will undergo surgery on his right hip tomorrow (Wednesday) to repair a boney impingement and a torn labrum.  The surgery will take place in Nashville, Tenn. [More…]

Oct 192010
 
Phillies Runaround - 10.19.10; NLCS Game 3 preview, Hamels, more...

  October 19:  Phillies news and stories from around the web…  Matt Cain and Cole Hamels are plenty rested for Game 3   October 19 San Francisco Chronicle:  “Matt Cain has had plenty of time to rest, to watch, to think. He has had 10 days off since his last start.  “I’m sure he’ll be [More…]

Oct 192010
 
Reid says Kolb will likely start for Eagles against Titans

October 19 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Kevin Kolb is the Eagles‘ likely starting quarterback Sunday against the Tennessee Titans, head coach Andy Reid said Monday. Michael Vick is still dealing with pain, swelling and a limited range of motion from a rib cartilage tear, Reid said. If the Eagles had a game Monday, Vick could not have [More…]

Oct 192010
 
Reid says DeSean Jackson should be back after Eagles' bye week

October 19 Philadelphia Daily News: “DESEAN JACKSON remembers scoring two touchdowns Sunday, Andy Reid said, even if he doesn’t remember the Dunta Robinson hit that left both players concussed, lying motionless on the field, “like a Rocky movie,” Reid said. Reid, speaking at his weekly day-after news conference, said it would be “a real stretch [More…]

Oct 192010
 
Carcillo a victim of Flyers' penalty crisis

October 19 Philadelphia Daily News: “Penalties affect an entire team. They create scoring chances for the opponent, tax star players and cut down on the ice time of others. Through the Flyers‘ first five games, their league-leading 37 minor penalties have affected no one more than forward Dan Carcillo. They cost him his spot in [More…]

Oct 192010
 
Quinn looking for roster spot with 76ers

October 19 Philadelphia Daily News: “There is a lot new 76ers head coach Doug Collins will look at during the team’s final two preseason games, tonight in Cincinnati against Cleveland and tomorrow night at the Wells Fargo Center against New York. Collins is still trying to figure out who will play when and with whom. [More…]

Oct 192010
 
76ers get feet wet at Wells Fargo Center

October 19 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The 76ers moved their practice on Monday from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine to the Wells Fargo Center, where the team will play its final preseason game Wednesday against the New York Knicks. “We don’t get to practice here much, and I wanted to get them down here so that [More…]