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Jul 082013
Defending Eagles Fans: Comparison Of The Silver Linings Playbook Movie vs. Book

By Richard Bon I watched the movie before reading the Matthew Quick novel, and found both very entertaining. While watching the movie, one scene and one late plot wrinkle bothered me, so I was very pleased when I read the book and found the scene portrayed differently and the plot wrinkle nonexistent. The first problem [More…]

RUMOR: Howard Eskin to leave WIP

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Aug 152011
RUMOR: Howard Eskin to leave WIP

There have been rumors running around lately regarding Sportsradio 610 WIP’s plans to take over 94.1 WYSP, with WIP entering the FM battle to take on direct rival 97.5 The Fanatic. WIP and WYSP are both owned by CBS Philly. It would be the end of an era for the local rock music scene and [More…]

Aug 022011
RUMOR: Sportsradio 610 WIP to take over 94 WYSP

It looks like 97.5 The Fanatic will need to drop their “Philly’s only FM sports station” tag line.  According to’s Dan Gross, the area’s sports talk radio king 610 WIP is planning on taking over operations from legendary local rock station 94 WYSP.  Both are owned by CBS Radio. WIP’s program director Andy Bloom [More…]

Mar 222011
Happy 1-year birthday, PSC! Come celebrate and make some $$$

By Justin Adkins: Hard to believe, but it’s been a year to the day since the gates opened on the Message Boards.  Since that time, it’s a been a great experience, with some witty debates, intense dicussions, incredibly ridiculous arguments — some even about Philly sports — and pretty much non-stop shenanigans on a near-daily basis. The PSC boards are [More…]

Mar 162011
Vote for PSC in the Phield blog tournament!

By Justin Adkins: It looks like some idiot included Philly Sports Central as a 12 seed in the Phield’s 2011 blog tournament. Let’s make them regret it by voting PSC’s still-developing blog to at least make it through the first round. To vote, send an email to [email protected] with “PhillySportsCentral” in the Subject field. No need [More…]

Mar 142011
Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week: March 14-20, 2011

By Justin Adkins: This week, PSC will be displaying a banner in support of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness. If you’re unfamiliar with the disease, here is some more information, per the National Multiple Sclerosis Society website: Multiple sclerosis (or MS) is a chronic, often disabling disease that attacks the central nervous system (CNS), which is made up [More…]

Jan 182011
PSC is now the official message board of Crossing Broad

Philly Sports Central is now the official message board partner of the fantastic Philly sports blog What this means is that all articles posted at Crossing Broad will now show up as threads here at PSC. It also means that PSC will be linked to from the Crossing Broad homepage, with the PSC link [More…]

Dec 012010
Wing Bowl 2011: Check out PSC's own Sharkman on WIP Thursday morning!

By Justin Adkins: Tune in Thursday morning December 2nd around 7:30am to hear PSC’s own Sharkman attempt to qualify for 610 WIP’s Wing Bowl! When not posting nonstop hilarity on the PSC forums, Sharkman, aka Mark Summers, is busy DJ’ing at Delaware’s WSTW 93.7FM.  In his quest to qualify for Wing Bowl, Mark will attempt to throw [More…]