Apr 062011
 
Mets hammer Hamels as Phillies lose first game of season

April 6 Philly.com: “THE END of the Phillies’ quest for perfection began with a single through the left side of the infield. It was the third inning of a cold April night on which the American flags in centerfield hung steadily in the clutches of a northwesterly wind. Six runs later, Cole Hamels trudged off [More…]

Apr 062011
 
Birds getting jump on draft as tryouts visit

April 6 Philly.com: “They may not be able to work out their own players because of the lockout, but the Eagles continue to bring a number of prospects to the NovaCare Complex as they prepare for the NFL draft. Colorado cornerback Jimmy Smith and Clemson defensive tackle Jarvis Jenkins were two of the more notable [More…]

Apr 062011
 
Lowly Senators push Flyers out of top spot in East

April 6 Philly.com: “The statistics can be spun and spun, viewed from a micro-level – as in last night’s loss in Ottawa – to a macro-level, as in the last quarter of the regular season. You could say that the Flyers’ power play was 2-for-6 last night against Ottawa, just their second multigoal game with [More…]

Off-kilter Sixers lose to Celts

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Apr 062011
 
Off-kilter Sixers lose to Celts

April 6 Philly.com: “The 76ers entered this game off balance. Lou Williams remained in Philly with a strained right hamstring. A new guy, guard Antonio Daniels, joined the team at the morning shootaround. And power forward Elton Brand – it was revealed on Tuesday morning – has been playing with a fracture in his left [More…]