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  1. Extra Time: Union Charge Rhinos, Torres Nearing Return

    May 30, 2012, 11:25 AM EDT

    After seeing the Union allow Toronto FC to earn points for the first time in 10 matches this past Saturday, we won’t pretend that last night’s 3-0 win in Lamar Hunt US Open Cup play wasn’t a relief, even if it came against a minor league team.

  2. Wigginton’s 6 RBI Power Another Hamels Win

    May 28, 2012, 5:40 PM EDT

    The Philadelphia Phillies notched an 8-4 win to start a three-game set with the New York Mets. Cole Hamels earned his Major League-leading eighth win of the season with a fine eight-inning effort, and Ty Wigginton put in a career afternoon, knocking in six runs.

  3. Fighting Off Rock Bottom: Union Face Winless Toronto

    May 26, 2012, 2:53 PM EDT

    Catching up on the Philadelphia Union ahead of Saturday’s match against winless Toronto FC at BMO Field.

  4. And to Top It Off, Chooch Got Ejected…

    May 23, 2012, 8:13 AM EDT

    After winning six straight, the Phillies dropped their fourth in a row last night, a 5-2 loss to Washington. They’ve now lost four of their last five against the Nationals and 13 of 16 going back to last season. More alarming than that trend, Roy Halladay was utterly human, having troubles locating, leaving the ball up in the zone.

  5. But, Kevin Garnett! There’s More to the ‘Fair-Weather’ Story!

    May 22, 2012, 11:00 AM EDT

    If you haven’t heard or read already, here’s what KG had to say about the difference between Celtics fans and Sixers fans

  6. Phils Host Sox, Union in Dallas to Battle the Waldos

    May 19, 2012, 7:16 PM EDT

    The Phillies host the Boston Red Sox, while the Union head to Texas for a showdown with FC Dallas.

  7. Volstad Act: Phils Hang on, Start Weekend Above .500

    May 18, 2012, 8:23 AM EDT

    Carlos Ruiz and Roy Halladay led a great Phillies effort and survived a late-inning Cubs rally.

  8. Stephen Strasburg and the Burning Sensation

    May 15, 2012, 10:33 PM EDT

    How the Washington Nationals ace had a start derailed by a burning sensation down below…

  9. Holdin on to Orange & Black Mettle

    May 8, 2012, 3:23 PM EDT

    Is this the final Flyers gamethread of the 2011-2012 season? With no reason to obfuscate the obvious, we need to accept the possibility that unless the Flyers can dramatically turn around the trends of the past three games, it will be.

  10. Frustrated With Refs, Giroux Goes High on Zubrus

    May 6, 2012, 9:42 PM EDT

    A rather undisciplined play from Claude Giroux to end the second period on a negative note. After arguing with the ref at one end of the ice and not getting the call he was looking for, Giroux clearly hit New Jersey Devils right winger Dainius Zubrus with a shoulder to the head

  11. Keys to Game 4: Stop Playing Like You Just Drank the Blood of Kali Ma, Find New-Line Chemistry

    May 6, 2012, 5:00 PM EDT

    A look at the Flyers-Devils game 4 matchup, including new lines for the O&B.

  12. Mets Do Something Great, Honor MCA

    May 5, 2012, 10:05 AM EDT

    The New York Mets aren’t known for making great decisions, but they did last night, when they adopted all-Beastie Boys walk-up music in honor of Adam “MCA” Yauch’s passing.

  13. Chooch Posts 7 RBI, But Phils Fall in Painful Extras

    May 3, 2012, 6:15 AM EDT

    Probably not the best way to start a Thursday morning, but who wants to take a quick look at just a few of the more painful elements from last night’s 15-13 Phillies loss in Atlanta?

  14. Flyers West Shred Hitch’s Blues Again as Richie, Carter, Williams All Score

    May 1, 2012, 10:36 AM EDT

    One of the great things about this year’s NHL playoffs is that the league’s new deal with NBC ensures that if there’s a game we want to see, we can. Last night, with the Flyers off, the remotes got a workout between Phillies-Cubs, Rangers-Caps, and Kings-Blues. For me, with my twisted and temporary rooting interests, I hit the trifecta. The Phils won. The Rangers lost. And the Kings won, with former Flyers featuring prominently.

  15. Danny Briere! Flyers Take Game 1 in OT

    Apr 29, 2012, 8:24 PM EDT

    Highlights from the Flyers 4-3 OT win over the Devils.

  16. Play For Brad: A FIFA Tourney at PPL Park’s Stadium Club

    Apr 28, 2012, 10:32 AM EDT

    Are you a FIFA12 player? A Union fan? If you’re like me and count yourself as both, I highly recommend checking out the event the Sons of Ben have put together at PPL Park’s Stadium Club on Friday, May 4th.

  17. Schedule: Flyers to Face Devils in Round 2

    Apr 27, 2012, 1:00 AM EDT

    The Flyers-Devils series will start Sunday at 3PM with Philadelphia hosting. The Rangers and Caps will play on Saturday. So how are we feeling about the matchup?

  18. Caps Eliminate Boston, Flyers Won’t Play Rangers: A look at second-round scenarios

    Apr 25, 2012, 11:50 PM EDT

    A look at the Washington Capitals’ game 7 overtime winner over the Boston Bruins, and what it means for the Philadelphia Flyers possible opponents in the second round.

  19. Pow-Pow-Power Phils Win in the Desert

    Apr 25, 2012, 8:17 AM EDT

    A look a the Phillies’ power surge in Arizona, topping the Diamondbacks by an 8-5 count.

  20. FLYERS WIN!! Giroux Leads Game 6 Effort, Sends Penguins Packing

    Apr 22, 2012, 2:58 PM EDT


  21. Game 6: It’s JAM Time

    Apr 22, 2012, 11:22 AM EDT

    JAM factor’s up to 11.

  22. Fleury, Penguins Grind Flyers to a Nub

    Apr 20, 2012, 11:21 PM EDT

    Tough loss, but nowhere near as bad as Game 4. It’d be hard to sink lower than that one… The good news is, the Flyers’ effort was leaps and bounds better in game 5. The bad news is obvious—the Pens are absolutely back in this series after winning a tight battle, 3-2.

  23. An Embarrassing 10-3 Playoff Loss Still Worth It.

    Apr 20, 2012, 12:18 PM EDT

    Attending the Flyers brutal 10-3 loss in game 4 at the Wells Fargo Center was tough. Here’s what it was like up in the last row of the 200 level.

  24. Phils Live in a Vance Down by the River

    Apr 20, 2012, 8:25 AM EDT

    So there’s Cliff Lee, sitting in the dugout for the Phillies’ first game since he pitched 10 scoreless innings and still lost, his team unable to put up a single run. Just half an inning into their next opportunity, they loaded the bases and plated a run. It wasn’t much, but it would have been enough to get Cliff a W, and on Thursday night, it was enough to get Vance Worley one.