Flyers captain Claude Giroux is having one of the best seasons of his career. He’s currently on pace for a career-high 96 points, sits at 2nd in the league in scoring (70P) and 4th in assists (50A). And, he’s doing all of this at the ripe old age of 30! So why on earth hasn’t […]Read more "Why isn’t Flyers captain Claude Giroux in the Hart Trophy conversation?"
The Union cruised to a huge 5-0 win against Montreal Impact in Game two of Suncoast Invitational.Montreal used this preseason friendly as an exercise to play their new/young players, and trialists to see how they would fare. Philadelphia took the opposite approach playing 9/11ths of what could be their starting 11. There was a lot […]Read more "Preseason Match Recap: Philadelphia Union 5 – 0 Montreal Impact In Game two of Suncoast Invitational"
The Phillies are set to make their 2018 Spring Training debut on Friday against the Toronto Blue Jays. The contest will mark the first time the Phillies take the field in 146 days, and with it comes a wave of excitement. On the heels of that wave, however, are the winds of change. The Phillies […]Read more "Three Phillies that need strong spring training performances"
As the NBA season is getting to the last legs, the media has started to lean towards Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz as their rookie of the year. While the Sixers Ben Simmons has been a great player, the new talk has everyone saying that he’s not really a rookie, since he sat out […]Read more "Why Sixers sensation Ben Simmons should win Rookie of the Year"
With 1:25 remaining in the 3rd, just as Alex Lyon’s skates touched the bench for the extra attacker, Jake Voracek scored to tie the game. JAKE VORACEK SENDS IT TO OVERTIME pic.twitter.com/fhfLpPxYun — Flyers Nation (@FlyersNation) February 21, 2018 Just 1:26 into overtime, Voracek fired home a shot to beat Price and give the Flyers […]Read more "Five Flyers Observations: Jake Voracek will remember final 3 minutes of last night’s win for a long time"
The Eagles made some big moves last offseason in order to completely reshape the secondary. In the blink of an eye, the likes of Leodis McKelvin and Nolan Carroll were gone and in their place was a new core of players built to succeed with the long-term future in mind. But as we head into […]Read more "As secondary rebuild continues, Eagles have even more questions to answer at cornerback"
The Philadelphia Eagles have broken the drought. As the first number one seed to be underdogs throughout the playoffs, the Eagles used the disrespect to their advantage and culminated the 2017 season with a shootout victory over Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII. While the team has been an underdog […]Read more "Profiling the underdogs behind Eagles miraculous Super Bowl run: Front office & Quarterbacks"
According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapport, one Eagle underwent surgery this morning. Not Carson Wentz, not Jordan Hicks, not Darren Sproles, not Jason Peters. It was wide receiver Alshon Jeffery, who went under the knife to repair a torn rotator cuff. #Eagles WR Alshon Jeffery had successful surgery this morning on a torn rotator cuff, […]Read more "Eagles WR Alshon Jeffery played the entire 2017 season with a torn rotator cuff"
FIRST ATHLETE FROM CALIFORNIA BAPTIST UNIVERSITY TO BE DRAFTED TO MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER Bethlehem Steel FC announced the signing of record-setting goal scorer Aidan Apodaca out of Division II California Baptist University. Apodaca impressed Steel FC coaches since he first arrived at training camp back in late January. Apodaca was Philadelphia Union’s third round selection […]Read more "Philadelphia Union secure draft pick Aidan Apodaca with Steel FC contract"
Early Tuesday morning, Jon Heyman of MLB Network and FanRag Sports reported that the Phillies and former Cubs and Orioles starting pitcher, Jake Arrieta, are communicating about the possibility of a contract. The Phillies have been open about wanting a veteran pitcher to bolster their young rotation, but GM Matt Klentak has made it clear […]Read more "Why adding Jake Arrieta makes sense for the Phillies"