Nov 222010
Flyers deal Maroon, Laliberte to Anaheim for Syvret, Bordson

November 22 Philadelphia Daily News: “Pat Maroon finally breathed a sigh of relief yesterday. His pro career will continue in the Anaheim organization. More than 3 weeks after being sent home from the Phantoms because of “behavioral” and “attitude” issues, Maroon was traded. The Flyers sent him and forward David Laliberte to Anaheim for former [More…]

Oct 132010
Eagles trade RB Mike Bell to Browns for RB Jerome Harrison

By Justin Adkins: Per Jay Glazer, the Eagles have traded running back Mike Bell to the Cleveland Browns for running back Jerome Harrison. Harrison lost his starting job this year to Peyton Hillis.  Bell has been largely ineffective backing up Eagles starter LeSean McCoy.  For the season, Harrison has 31 carries for 91 yards.  Bell has [More…]

Oct 052010
Eagles contact Bills about veteran RB Lynch

October 5 “With LeSean McCoy out indefinitely with a broken rib, the Eagles have contacted the Bills about the availability of veteran running back Marshawn Lynch, a league source said today. McCoy suffered one broken rib during the Eagles’ 17-12 loss to the Redskins Sunday at the Linc. Andy Reid did not say how [More…]

Sep 292010
Eagles have done well in most trades with division rivals

September 29 Philadelphia Daily News: “The 1964 trade that sent quarterback Sonny Jurgensen to the Redskins notwithstanding, the Eagles have fared pretty well when they’ve made trades with division rivals. Even the 1997 deal that allowed the Eagles to jump up and draft first-round megabust Jon Harris still netted the Birds Jeremiah Trotter. Sometimes it’s [More…]

Sep 272010
Sixers, Nuggets talking Iguodala-Anthony trade

September 27 Philadelphia Daily News: “Michael Vick for Kevin Kolb? Andre Iguodala for Carmelo Anthony? Easy decisions for the Eagles, sort of. For the 76ers? Well . . . A Western Conference executive told the Daily News yesterday that the Nuggets and Sixers were involved in talks that could bring megastar forward Carmelo Anthony to [More…]

Sep 242010
Source says Sixers won't be a player in a Carmelo Anthony deal

September 24 Philadelphia Daily News: “Yes, the 76ers have contacted Denver about the possibility of making a deal for Carmelo Anthony. Sixers president Rod Thorn, by NBA rule, cannot openly talk about trying to acquire a player from another team, but sources indicate that roughly 20 other teams have also called about Anthony. There is [More…]

Sep 242010
76ers trade Green and Smith to Hornets for Songalia and Brackins

September 23 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The 76ers have traded guard Willie Green and big man Jason Smith to the New Orleans Hornets, a source within the team confirmed. In exchange, the Sixers receive 6-foot-9 big man Darius Songalia and 6-foot-10 power forward Craig Brackins. The trade is pending physicals. Green, 29, has been with the Sixers [More…]

Sep 232010
Kolb's days in Philadelphia may be numbered, reports say Eagles have received calls for QB

September 23 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Kevin Kolb’s tenure as the Eagles‘ starting quarterback lasted all of 10 passes and one half. After coach Andy Reid failed to definitively say that Kolb would still be on the roster following the trade deadline, it was fair to wonder Wednesday whether the 26-year-old will ever throw another pass or [More…]