Feb 262011
 
Flyers claim D Nick Boynton off waivers from Blackhawks

By Justin Adkins: A day after recalling defenseman Erik Gustafsson from the Phantoms, the Flyers have made another move to bolster their defensive depth, pickup up 32 year-old Nick Boynton off waivers from the Chicago Blackhawks. Boynton, 6-1, 218 lbs, will help bolster a unit dealing with multiple injury concerns, from the hopefully minor wrist trouble [More…]

Feb 262011
 
Phillies-Yankees in Grapefruit opener today; Utley out with soreness

By Justin Adkins: The Phillies officially open the Grapefruit League spring training exhibition game season today when they take on the Yankees in Tampa.  Cole Hamels gets the start, opposing portly has-been Bartolo Colon.  Chase Utley will not be making the trip. Utely has been experiencing “routine soreness” according to Phils skipper Charlie Manuel.  The [More…]

Feb 262011
 
Phillies prospect Tyson Gillies looks to bounce back in 2011

By Justin Adkins: Tyson Gillies was already under great scrutiny simply due to his status as one of the players the Phillies got back from Seattle in the ill-conceived Cliff Lee Trade Debacle of ’09. As a prospect, he faced a difficult, challenging road to the majors.  Being linked to the hot button Lee issue only made things [More…]

Sixers defeat Pistons, 110-94

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Feb 262011
 
Sixers defeat Pistons, 110-94

February 26 Philadelphia Inquirer: “It’s a feat that wouldn’t raise eyebrows in San Antonio, or be a big deal in Laker land, but the 76ers have reached territory that has been foreign for the longest of times.  With Friday’s 110-94 win over the Detroit Pistons at the Wells Fargo Center, the Sixers improved to 29-29. [More…]