Jan 032011
 
Phillies Pitchers and Catchers 2011 report date set

By Justin Adkins: From our friends at crossingbroad.com (via @inthephilshouse), the Phillies will have pitchers and catchers report to Spring Training on February 13 for physicals, and will start working out on February 14. Anyone else think the next 41 days will take forever?  Waiting for Spring Training to start is worse than waiting for [More…]

Jan 032011
 
Flyers waive goaltender Michael Leighton

By Justin Adkins: The Flyers have announced that goaltender Michael Leighton has been placed on waivers. Leighton played well in the Stanley Cup run last year, but hasn’t been the same since undergoing back surgery on October 11.  He had played in only two preseason games in September prior to having surgery, and hadn’t seen any regular [More…]

Jan 032011
 
Could Lincoln Financial Field be site of next year's Winter Classic?

January 3 Philadelphia Daily News: “The Flyers might not have to wait too long to get another crack at the Winter Classic, after all. Citing league sources, ESPN.com’s Pierre LeBrun – a well-connected commentator on CBC’s “Hockey Night in Canada” – said on the air after Saturday’s Winter Classic matchup in Pittsburgh that Philadelphia’s Lincoln [More…]