Nov 242010
Flyers Runaround: 11.24.10; Spectrum, 1st Place, Leino, Bobrovsky, more...

November 24: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… For Flyers, Spectrum had lots of life and action November 24 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The Spectrum started to come down Tuesday afternoon, stirring memories from the Flyers‘ players and coaches who played in the venerable building. Defenseman Chris Pronger said the Spectrum had an “aura” [More…]

Nov 242010
Spectrum transcended its unremarkable structure

November 24 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Bob Ford: “By 1 p.m. Tuesday, a good half-hour after an orange, four-ton wrecking ball began tapping the south side of the Spectrum – first gently, then grimly – the hole in this piece of Philadelphia sports history was still not much bigger than the ones Darryl Dawkins left in a [More…]

Nov 122010
The Spectrum Scheduled for Demolition on Nov. 23

November 12 The date has finally been set. The Spectrum will be demolished during a ceremony on Nov. 23. The one-hour wrecking ball event will commence with a free viewing party that is open to the public, including a block party with dollar hot dogs and soft drinks. Philly sports legends Bernie Parent, Bob [More…]