Mar 222011
 
LeSean McCoy to have surgery...  On his eyes

By Justin Adkins: On Sunday night, Eagles running back LeSean McCoy posted on Twitter: “Tuesday get this surgery . . . Can’t wait.” With the Philly sports teams seemingly suffering an Ebola outbreak-level injury bug, no one would really be surprised to learn McCoy was getting something amputated. But according to profootballtalk.com, it’s actually a [More…]

Mar 222011
 
Flyers D Jody Shelley out 4 weeks with fractured orbital bone

By Justin Adkins: The Flyers have announced that defenseman Jody Shelley will need surgery on a fractured orbital bone and will miss around four weeks. Per csnphilly.com, yesterday in practice Shelley took a puck to the face after a shot deflected off Andreas Nodl’s stick. “Jody Shelley will have surgery on Thursday, March 24 to [More…]

Mar 222011
 
RUMOR: Arizona Cardinals interested in trading for Kevin Kolb

By Justin Adkins: The Kevin Kolb trade talk is heating up even though the Eagles couldn’t trade him right now if a team offered up a Minnesota/Herchel Walker-esque bounty. So while the labor mess has the football world on pause, nothing can stop us from riding that train of speculation, rumor, and hype. The latest [More…]

Mar 222011
 
Castillo is on nine-day tryout with Phillies. UPDATE: make that 7 games

By Justin Adkins: At first blush, the Phillies signing of Luis Castillo was exceptionally cringe-worthy, with many fans remembering only the guy who was a bumbling mess with the Mets.  Worse, it also truly hammered home the fact that Chase Utley really is out, likely for a while. That hurts just to type, let alone think about. And while no [More…]

Mar 222011
 
Happy 1-year birthday, PSC! Come celebrate and make some $$$

By Justin Adkins: Hard to believe, but it’s been a year to the day since the gates opened on the PhillySportsCentral.com Message Boards.  Since that time, it’s a been a great experience, with some witty debates, intense dicussions, incredibly ridiculous arguments — some even about Philly sports — and pretty much non-stop shenanigans on a near-daily basis. The PSC boards are [More…]

Halladay looks strong in last tuneup

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Mar 222011
 
Halladay looks strong in last tuneup

March 22 Camden Courier-Post: “It was as close to a regular-season game as Roy Halladay will get this spring, and through 7 2/3 innings, he was in midseason form. Halladay breezed through the Red Sox lineup and threw 98 pitches in what will be his last full tune-up before making his regular-season debut in the [More…]