Oct 242011
Phillies officially decline options on Roy Oswalt and Brad Lidge

When a team wins a franchise record 102 games and still manages to choke horribly in the playoffs, you know change is coming.  And Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. has already gone on record as saying changes could happen. And now it’s begun. The Phillies have officially announced that the 2012 contract options for [More…]

Oct 242011
PSC Eagles Talk: Bye over; Cole, Graham, Peters back on field; more...

Finally, the bye week is over.  And the other good news is that some injured players are finally back on the field.  Trent Cole, Brandon Graham, and Jason Peters are all on the field.  With a Sunday night game against Dallas coming, the Eagles will need all hands on deck.  Can’t wait. Here’s a sampling of [More…]

Oct 232011
PSC Flyers Talk: Lose 4-2 to Blues; GDT recap; Lilja; more...

After starting the season with a five game unbeaten streak, the Flyers have now lost two in a row thanks to Saturday night’s 4-2 loss to the St Louis Blues.  It’s still way early, but frustration is growing. Here’s a sampling of some recent/active threads from the PSC Flyers message board, including the first post of [More…]

Oct 222011
PSC Phillies Talk: Jose Reyes, Reyes, Reyes; Bullpen; more...

It’s all Jose Reyes, all the time right now on PSC.  Love him or hate him, Reyes is certainly an intriguing candidate to replace free agent shortstop Jimmy Rollins. Here’s a sampling of recent/active threads from the PSC Phillies message board, along with the first post of each.  Click the thread title to check out each one: [More…]

Oct 212011
PSC Flyers Talk: Spanked 5-2 by Capitals; Brayden Schenn; Winter Classic; more...

After the Flyers hot start, they looked a bit off in Thursday night’s 5-2 loss to the Washington Capitals.  It’s obviously way early but the defeat has caused a little unrest, especially under the brighter spotlight caused by no Phillies playoff games, the Eagles being on a bye, and no Sixers at all. Here’s a [More…]

Oct 202011
Tomahawks Attempt to Make History at Sunday’s Rugby League World Cup Qualifier

WHO/WHAT: The battle to secure the final spot for the 2013 Rugby League World Cup concludes Sunday in a winner-take-all match between the 15th ranked USA Tomahawks and 24th ranked Jamaica. The USA Tomahawks are trying to make history and qualify for the Rugby League World Cup for the first time. Tomahawk teammates Andrew Kneisly [More…]

Oct 202011
PSC Phillies Talk: Grading the 2011 Phillies; Leadoff 2012; Dykstra; more...

The pain of the Phillies chokejob is still pretty damn instense.  Curious to see if the Philly region registers even a tenth of a percentage point on the ratings scale for this World Series. Here’s a sampling of recent/active threads from the PSC Phillies message board, along with the first post of each.  Click the [More…]

Oct 202011
BAM on Boxing: Bizarre Endings

The recent light-heavyweight championship fight in Los Angeles, CA, between Bernard Hopkins and Chad Dawson had a bizarre ending, to say the least.  The TK0 victory awarded Dawson left a bad taste.  To replay the second round:  Hopkins leaned on Dawson’s back; Dawson lifted Hopkins and tossed him to the canvas; Hopkins suffered a separated [More…]