Warriors too much for depleted Sixers

 Posted by at 12:21 pm
Dec 282010
 
Warriors too much for depleted Sixers

December 28 Philadelphia Daily News:  “If there ever was a game this season in which coach Doug Collins needed all his weapons, last night was it. The Sixers were coming off a grueling, come-from-behind win the night before in Denver, were mired in the middle of an eight-game road trip and were playing a Golden [More…]

Dec 272010
 
Moyer still aiming for comeback in 2012

December 27 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Less than four weeks removed from Tommy John surgery, lefthander Jamie Moyer remains optimistic that he will return to the big leagues in 2012, even at age 49. “A lot of people have seen signs over the course of my career that I should quit or retire,” Moyer told the Seattle [More…]

Dec 272010
 
Eagles Runaround: 12.27.10; Eagles-Vikings game postponed commentary...

December 27: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… Snowout makes perfect sense in Eagles’ improbable season December 27 Philadelphia Daily News columnist John Smallwood: “WE SHOULD NOT have been surprised. In an improbable season, this was just the latest unlikely development. The Eagles‘ game with the Minnesota Vikings last night was postponed until [More…]

Best-in-East Flyers face test in West

 Posted by at 12:42 pm
Dec 272010
 
Best-in-East Flyers face test in West

December 27 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Frank Seravalli: “STANDING IN the depths of the Wells Fargo Center last Tuesday night – after the jokes and the smiles of a skills competition for their loyal followers, but before the presents, the food and the joys of the holidays – there was a palpable businesslike feel in the [More…]

76ers overcome depleted Nuggets

 Posted by at 12:18 am
Dec 272010
 
76ers overcome depleted Nuggets

December 27 Philadelphia Inquirer: DENVER – Of late, the schedule has broken nicely for the 76ers. And they’re taking advantage. On Sunday night, the Denver Nuggets were playing the second of back-to-back games and without superstar forward Carmelo Anthony. These were the watered-down Nuggets, receiving only limited minutes from forwards Kenyon Martin and Chris “Birdman” [More…]

Dec 262010
 
Phillies re-sign lefty reliever JC Romero

By Justin Adkins: The Phillies have reportedly agreed to terms with reliever JC Romero.  The team had previously declined their 2011 option on the fiery lefty, which would have required them to pay Romero $4.5 million.  Declining the option made Romero a free agent.  Romero had already said he would be willing to return for [More…]

Dec 262010
 
Giants get whipped; Eagles officially clinch NFC East

By Justin Adkins: The snowstorm hitting the east coast may have prevented the Eagles from playing Sunday night, but it didn’t prevent them from winning the NFC East. Thanks to the thorough beating handed to the Giants today by the Green Bay Packers, the Eagles have officially clinched the title of 2010 NFC East Champions. [More…]

Dec 262010
 
Eagles-Vikings game officially postposed to Tuesday, 12.28.10, 8pm

By Justin Adkins: The NFL has officially postponed the Eagles-Vikings game to Tuesday, December 28, at 8pm.  This is actually the second time that the game’s start time has changed.  It was originally scheduled for 1pm Sunday, but then was flexed by NBC to the national Sunday Night Football broadcast that night.  Here is the official [More…]