Dec 042010
 
Off-season moves that could affect the Phillies

December 4 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Here are some off-season moves that could have an effect on the Phillies in the coming weeks. 1. The Angels signed lefthander Hisanori Takahashi to a two-year, $5.5 million deal. Takahashi was a pitcher who interested the Phillies for an obvious reason: He’s lefthanded. When he hit the market, it was [More…]

Dec 042010
 
Eagles Runaround: 12.04.10; DeSean, Defense, more...

December 4: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… DeSean Jackson sees bright future in Philly December 4 Wilmington News Journal:  “After returning to form and making some big catches in the 34-24 win over Houston on Thursday night, Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson said he’s “very happy” with the Eagles and dismissed [More…]

Dec 042010
 
Flyers Runaround: 12.04.10; Laviolette, power play, more...

December 4: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Peter Laviolette: Attitude adjuster December 4 Camden Courier-Post: “A year ago today, with his team holding a 13-11-1 record but in the midst of a 1-6-0 slide, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren pulled the trigger on what he called the most difficult decision he’s [More…]

Dec 042010
 
Sixers lose to Atlanta, 93-88, after faltering at the end

December 4 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Friday night’s game against the Atlanta Hawks was the 76ers‘ best-played loss of the season. And their most painful. Not a happy description for a team needing victories of the legitimate kind, not the moral. But they’ll have to settle for moral. After leading by double digits for most of the [More…]

Dec 042010
 
Sixers beat writer Phil Jasner dies at age 68

December 4 Philadelphia Daily News: “PHILADELPHIA basketball is less a sport than it is a community: past and present, college and pro, the people and their stories woven together. Phil Jasner, the premier chronicler of that community, as well as one of its most cherished members, died last night at age 68. A Daily News [More…]