Apr 272011
 
Congrats to the Sixers on a great season

By Justin Adkins: The Sixers were eliminated from the playoffs tonight, losing to the Heat  97-91 in Miami.  And while losing is never acceptable, the fact that the Sixers gave the classless Heat somewhat of a series — when making the playoffs alone was a miracle — is a great sign.  The Sixers were outmatched in [More…]

Apr 272011
 
Phillies pitcher Roy Oswalt leaves team for personal reasons

By Justin Adkins: Phillies ace Roy Oswalt has left the team for personal reasons, this according to several scattered reports across the internet. No reason has been provided as of yet and the only official statement made by the Phillies is that Oswalt left for undefined personal reasons, though a team spokesperson indicated it had [More…]

Apr 272011
 
Phillies' Contreras likely to miss 3-4 weeks with arm strain

April 27 Philly.com: “Ruben Amaro Jr. would not go so far as to say that he had feared the worst, but the Phillies general manager was clearly pleased with the news that team doctor Michael Ciccotti delivered yesterday. An MRI revealed that closer Jose Contreras had suffered only a mild strain and could be back [More…]

Another loss in Arizona for Phillies

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Apr 272011
 
Another loss in Arizona for Phillies

April 27 Philly.com: “Charlie Manuel arrived at Chase Field about 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. He plopped down in the visiting manager’s office, turned on the TV, and saw a replay of Monday’s uninspiring Phillies defeat to Arizona. It had just begun, and the manager had two hours to kill, so he watched the whole thing. Did [More…]

Apr 272011
 
Flyers Chase Miller in Game 7 Rout

By Jon Smith: The most common theme throughout the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs series between the Flyers and Sabres was that a goalie would start, play poorly, and be replaced. That theme repeated itself again Game 7, only this time is was Sabres superstar goalie, American hero, and all around super human [More…]