Dec 132011
 
Flyers: Claude Giroux out indefinitely with concussion

Captain Chris Pronger and rookie Brayden Schenn are already out, and now it’s Three’s Company on the head trauma channel, with Claude Giroux joining the group of Flyers on the shelf with concussion issues. After classifying Giroux’s issue as “whiplash” on Monday night, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren was far more ominous on Tuesday. “Claude reported not feeling [More…]

Dec 132011
 
Phillies to sign LHP Dontrelle Willis

The Phillies have agreed to sign Dontrelle Willis, as first reported by ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick and confirmed by CSN Philly’s Jim Salisbury. The deal is reportedly for $1 million, plus incentives. Willis hasn’t been en effective starter in the major leagues in a long time, or really an effective pitcher period.  He spent most of last year in Cincinnati.   Over [More…]

Dec 132011
 
Eagles put Steve Smith on Injured Reserve

The Eagles have placed Steve Smith on injured reserve, ending a disappointing season for the former Pro Bowler.  Per Andy Reid, Smith had an MRI on Monday that revealed Smith sustained a bone bruise in the knee.  The receiver then experienced swelling in it during the Eagles plane ride to Miami this past Saturday.  It was the same [More…]