Sep 062011
 
BAM on Boxing: Philadelphia’s Hottest Fighters

Boxing in Philadelphia can be as erratic as the stock market–up and down, up and down.  Philadelphia is fortunate now because the local fight game is on its way up.  Not because boxing is more popular now than it was 10 years ago, but because many of the fighters coming out of Philadelphia are hot. [More…]

Sep 062011
 
Brandon Graham says he's at about 90 percent

Eagles defensive end Brandon Graham, last year’s first round pick, will miss at least the first six weeks of the season on the Physically Unable to Perform list.  Graham’s torn ACL, suffered last December, can be thanked for that. Still, the affable and talented Michigan product is upbeat about his recovery. “Right now, I’m about [More…]

Sep 062011
 
Flyers GM Paul Holmgren injured in bike accident

It’s safe to say Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren did not enjoy the Labor Day holiday. Per csnphilly.com, Holmgren was injured Monday in a bicycle accident in Avalon, NJ.  The GM apparently fell off his bike and suffered broken ribs, a broken shoulder, and wounds that needed to be stitched up.  Holmgren was taken to Cooper [More…]

Sep 062011
 
Phillies activate Joe Blanton from disabled list

Former fifth starter Joe Blanton has been out since May 23 with an elbow impingement (fancy talk for soreness/inflammation), but he’s finally back.  On Monday night the Phillies activated Blanton from the 60-day disabled list.  This past Friday Blanton threw a scoreless rehab inning for Lakewood in which he didn’t allow a baserunner, and more importantly, [More…]