Sep 232011
 
A classy Wayne Simmonds issues statement regarding banana incident

Flyers foward Wayne Simmonds, who had a banana thrown at him on the ice while he was making his run in a shootout against the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night, issued a statement today via the Flyers. “It was unfortunate that this incident happened but I am above this sort of stuff. This is [More…]

Sep 232011
 
A look at the Phillies September call ups

It’s become somewhat controversial recently, but on September 1st each year, baseball teams can expand their roster with any player on the 40 man roster that wasn’t already on the active roster.  Teams use this opportunity differently.  Teams out of contention like the Reds and Cubs use September to get prospects acclimated to the big [More…]

Sep 232011
 
BAM on Boxing: The New Ray Robinson

Ray Robinson, not the original Sugar Ray Robinson but the New Ray Robinson, carries the name of an all-time great.  At heart, though, he’s simply a down-to-earth guy trying to make his own way in the world. I asked the New Ray Robinson to talk about himself, but the first thing he wanted to do [More…]