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  1. Twas The Night Before Christmas And The Sixers Feel Like Singing

    Feb 24, 2007, 4:26 PM EDT

    Here are the sultry sounds of the Sixers’ Andre Iguodala, Louis Williams, and Willie Green doing their version of a timeless Christmas classic for you to listen to while you sit around waiting for the jolly old fat man in a red suit — No, not Uncle Cholly! — to deliver you some holiday cheer.…

  2. Eagles Have Not Made Jeff Garcia a Contract Offer Yet

    Feb 24, 2007, 10:11 AM EDT

    The Eagles have not offered Garcia a contract yet.  Are they simply waiting to see what price the market sets or are they hesitant to bring Garcia back? [Fanhouse] UPDATE: Looks like Denver may a possible destination for Garcia.  It’s looking less and less likely he will be an Eagle next season. [Fanhouse]

  3. Saturday Extra: French Mishandle Landis Samples

    Feb 24, 2007, 9:49 AM EDT

    (Note: We don’t usually provide much discussion on cycling, as we know most of you don’t really care, and there’s rarely a Philly connection. But it’s the cold middle of a dead winter in Philadelphia sports, and Floyd is of course from Pennsylvania, so here’s a rundown of Matt P’s thoughts on the latest chapter…

  4. Video: Iguodala Hits Game Winner Over Memphis

    Feb 24, 2007, 7:18 AM EDT

    The Sixers won a tight game on Saturday night against the Memphis Grizlies.  Andre Iguodala hit a jumper while time ran out to give the Sixers the go ahead bucket. The topic of the season amongst hoops fans regarding the Sixers seems to be what kind of value Andre brings to a club.  Whether it’s…

  5. Knuble Joins the Aaron Rowand Facial Reconstruction All-Star Team

    Feb 23, 2007, 8:58 PM EDT

    On Wednesday, Flyer Mike Knuble had two titanium plates inserted in his face to repair the damages he sustained in his collision last weekend with Brendan Shanahan. In an interview with Angelo & Co. yesterday, Knuble said it felt like his whole face was twisted out of place, but that the pain wasn’t too bad…

  6. Phillies Add Outfielder So Taguchi

    Feb 23, 2007, 7:22 PM EDT

    If you thought the Phillies outfield depth was an issue, the Phillies went out and got you a little stocking stuffer. In another effort to bolster their outfield, the Phillies came to terms today with free-agent outfielder So Taguchi on a one-year contract worth $1.05 million with a club option for 2009. Taguchi, 38, figures…

  7. Eagles Look Like Playoff-Caliber Team Today

    Feb 23, 2007, 6:41 PM EDT

    From FanHouse: The New Orleans Saints needed a win to keep control of their playoff chances but it was the team from Philadelphia, with their offseason vacation plans already made, that looked like a playoff team today. The Eagles beat the Saints by a final of 38-23 and put any hope of a New Orleans…

  8. Billy Bob, Howard, Pujols, Porter, and Breasts

    Feb 23, 2007, 1:05 PM EDT

    A article in today’s Daily News talks to Billy Bob Thornton, once a major league pitching prospect, about Ryan Howard and Albert Pujols.  Thornton thinks he is to the Cardinals as Jack Nicholson is to the Lakers.  Billy Bob admits that he thought Howard deserved the MVP honor last season with Pujols missing so many…

  9. Sixers Trade Explained

    Feb 23, 2007, 12:29 PM EDT

    What was the point of sending Alan Henderson to the Jazz you ask?  TrueHoop explains: Jonathan Givony explains that Sixers/Jazz trade: Barring some sort of catastrophe that sees the Jazz lose the rest of their games and the Knicks win the rest of theirs…Utah will get New York’s 2007 2nd rounder  this year or next…

  10. My Photos Cause a Stir

    Feb 23, 2007, 12:06 PM EDT

    So the fun little photo I took of the crowd at Sunday’s All Star game in Vegas has drawn a bit of attention.  It started over at Deadspin and people have been leaving notes on the picture like crazy.  I’ve deleted some and left some up for comedic purposes.  The D.C. Sports Bog confirms that…

  11. All We Want for Christmas Is Some Downfield Action

    Feb 23, 2007, 11:44 AM EDT

    One of the most frustrating parts of a season that’s been defined by frustration has been the lack of downfield plays by the Eagles. In years past, we’ve seen Donovan throw deep balls and rack up great offensive yards, but this season, it’s been nearly all dink-and-dunk, short routes. Even the players don’t seem to…

  12. Phillies Practice Base Running

    Feb 23, 2007, 9:22 AM EDT

    Taking a look at the Inquirer’s newest spring training photo gallery shows us encouraging news that the Phillies are actually practicing base running.  Practice coupled with some new base coaches should hopefully improve upon some of the poor base running from seasons past.  Also, Kyle Drabek blows.