Feb 272011
 
Chase Utley has patellar tendonitis

By Justin Adkins: Well, that explains a lot.  Per csnphilly.com’s Jim Salisbury, Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. has announced that Chase Utley has patellar tendonitis in his right knee (obnoxious grammar police here – it’s not “tendinitis”).  editor’s note: an earlier version of this story misspelled “patellar”.  Not to mention the fact that the sentence [More…]

Feb 272011
 
Hamels looks good in Grapefruit opener; Phillies defeat Yankees, 5-4

February 27 Philadelphia Inquirer: “There will be no more photo shoots of the Phillies starting rotation – that is unless this season ends with a World Series victory parade. Then no one cares how many posed pictures are required. Click here for complete article… Click here to Comment and Discuss on the PSC Phillies message board [More…]

Feb 272011
 
The Sixers made the right move at the NBA trade deadline

By Justin Adkins: So the NBA trade deadline came and went and the Sixers did nothing, making no moves while some long time rivals changed drastically. The Knicks moved what seemed like their entire roster for Carmelo Anthony, and the Celtics aggressively subtracted a key piece in big man Kendrick Perkins to add what they must [More…]

Feb 272011
 
Lowly Senators outwork and outplay Flyers, 4-1

February 27 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Strange but true: The Flyers lineup Saturday night included a defenseman, Erik Gustafsson, who was making his NHL debut; and a once-disgruntled winger, Nik Zherdev, who earlier in the week was placed on waivers and had his limo driver whisk him away from practice, his future with the franchise apparently over. [More…]