Nov 242011
Breaking down a potential Cole Hamels trade

I am not advocating trading Cole Hamels. To repeat, I am not advocating trading Cole Hamels. It would not be in the best interest of a team planning on winning the World Series in 2012 or 2013 or 2014 and so on. Roy Halladay and Cliff Lee are likely the best one-two punch at the [More…]

Nov 232011

The Philadelphia Eagles were 3-6 going into Sunday night’s game against the New York Giants. Eagles fans had just about had it with the team, but seeing them win Sunday brought back their spirits and they fell in love with the Eagles all over again. That’s exactly how boxing fans felt Saturday night at Bally’s [More…]

Nov 222011
PSC Sixers Talk: Hip Hop dead; NBA lockout; Villanova; more...

Not much going on with the Sixers right now.  The lockout continues to rage with no end in sight.  That said, there’s one bright spot in all this.  If and when the Sixers come back, it will be without that obnoxious rabbit Hip Hop.  RIP and good riddance to the worst mascot in sports. Thread: Well some [More…]

Nov 212011
Flyers finally unveil official 2012 Winter Classic jerseys

After a few false alarms driven by the black market (thanks Far Eastern scammers!), the Flyers have officially unveiled the jerseys they will be wearing in the 2012 Winter Classic. Pic via Sarah Baicker at Photo of Blair Betts and Brayden Schenn modeling here. Nothing too dramatic or really even that special, though the lace-up [More…]

Nov 212011
PSC Eagles Talk: Beat Giants 17-10; DeSean Jackson; more...

Vince Young led an awesome 18-play drive to seal the Eagles 17-10 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday night.  It wasn’t always pretty, and VY looked very shaky early on and LeSean McCoy was again under-utilized, but still, any win over the Giants is a good win.  Not only that, the victory means the Eagles [More…]

Nov 202011
PSC Phillies Talk: Trade for Ty Wiggington; MLB Free Agency; more...

The Hot Stove continues to burn as MLB free agency chugs along.  The Phillies have already made a big splash, signing closer Jonathan Papelbon to the largest contract ever for a reliever.  On the offensive side, the splashes have not quite been so big.  First was the Jim Thome signing, while a good thing for [More…]

Nov 182011
PSC Flyers Talk: Beat Coyotes 2-1; Zac Rinaldo; Winter Classic; 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 11/17 Flyers host Coyotes 7pm This will be the first time the Flyers get a look at the Bryz-less Coyotes. The Coyotes have been playing pretty good so far [More…]

Nov 172011
Phillies re-sign backup catcher Brian Schneider

While not quite as big as the Papelbon signing, the Phillies have made another free agent signing.  This time they brought back one of their own — but it wasn’t Jimmy Rollins. On Wednesday Fox Sports reported that the Phillies were nearing a deal with catcher Brian Schneider, and now today SI’s Jon Heyman says [More…]