Nov 302011
 
PSC Flyers Talk: Nodl claimed; Pronger knee surgery; trade rumors; more...

Here’s a sampling of some recent/active threads from the PSC Flyers message board, including the first post of each.  Click the thread title to get the latest news and updates and to participate in the discussion: Thread: Pronger Injury Thread [UPDATE: had knee surgery Tuesday, out around 4 weeks.] Thread: Flyers News/Updates/Rumors [Editor’s note:  check out [More…]

Nov 292011
 
BAM on Boxing: Pushed to the Limits

Some fighters have that “under-the-lights swagger” while others have the “gym kingship”. When a fighter has the best of both worlds, it shows. Fighters who have both and are pushed to their limits usually have the talent to pull through. A fighter can learn more from being in a severe storm than he can from [More…]

Nov 282011
 
PSC Eagles Talk: Whipped 38-20 by Patriots; DeSean dogging it; more...

Losing to the Patriots wasn’t really a surprise for this underachieving mess of an Eagles team.  DeSean Jackson alligator arming touchdown passes isn’t really a surprise either, nor was the defense getting owned by Tom Brady. Speaking of, how painful is it that a town like Boston (ugh) gets Brady and we get a suicidal [More…]

Nov 272011
 
Looking at the Phillies Arbitration Eligibles, Part 3: The Rest

We recently looked at the arbitration situations of Cole Hamels and Hunter Pence.  So new we’re left with Ben Francisco, Kyle Kendrick, Wilson Valdez, John Bowker, and Scott Mathieson. It’s a good bet that at least two of these guys will be non-tendered and will become free agents. The numbers game will also come into [More…]

Nov 262011
 
Looking at the Phillies Arbitration Eligibles, Part 2: Hunter Pence

Second on the Phillies’ in-house shopping list is Hunter Pence. Pence went to arbitration last year with the Astros and won, netting himself a 1-year/$6.9 million contract in the process. He’s got 4.156 years of MLB service under his belt and is arbitration eligible for the third time.  Pence actually has some interesting comparables, so [More…]

Nov 252011
 
Flyers announce roster for Winter Classic Alumni Game

From philadelphiaflyers.com: THE FORWARDS Bill Barber, Bob Clarke, Jim Dowd, Orest Kindrachuk, Eric Lindros, Ken Linseman, Dave Poulin, Jeremy Roenick, Al Hill, Bob Kelly, John LeClair, Shjon Podein, Brian Propp, Reggie Leach, Mark Recchi, Rick Tocchet THE DEFENSEMEN Terry Carkner, Eric Desjardins, Larry Goodenough, Derian Hatcher, Mark Howe, Brad Marsh Kjell Samuelsson, Chris Therien, Joe [More…]

Nov 242011
 
Looking at the Phillies Arbitration Eligibles, Part 1: Cole Hamels

A lot of the course of the Phillies offseason will come from how the Phillies’ arbitration eligible players are handled. I’ll take a look here at each player, project the player and club offer, and project how exactly they’ll be paid (if they’re paid) during this offseason. I’ll only use the last two years’ arbitration [More…]

Nov 242011
 
PSC Flyers Talk: Beat Islanders 4-3 in OT; Schenn activated; more...

Here’s a sampling of some recent/active threads from the PSC Flyers message board, including the first post of each.  Click the title to check out each one… Thread: GDT: 11/23 vs the Mets – 7pm – The Flyers’ regular season W-L-T-OTL overall record is 120-84-26-4 including six straight wins. – The Flyers’ regular season W-L-T-OTL away record is [More…]