Skip to content

Latest Posts

  1. Only in Pennsylvania

    Mar 3, 2005, 2:15 AM EDT

    This story does not appear in The Onion, but rather over at ESPN.com.  Those friggin’ sports parents and their ordered hits.  They need to watch some more mob movies to learn how to get a job done right. In all seriousness, this is completely nuts: UNIONTOWN, Pa. — A T-ball coach charged with offering a…

  2. Eagles Update: late wed. night

    Mar 2, 2005, 11:45 PM EDT

    Day 1 of Free Agency is over and the Eagles remained quiet.  The only notable move included resigning oft injured RB Correll Buckhalter.  On the Trotter front, Mort on ESPN just took back what he said about a deal with Trotter in KC almost being done.  He said Trotter was in KC but there was…

  3. No news is bad news..

    Mar 2, 2005, 11:25 AM EDT

    Today is the first day of free agency in the NFL and the Eagles haven’t signed anyone yet.. including Trotter. In other news Frank Stowman had an amazing 22 points and 407 rebounds last night in a pickup game at St. Pious gymnasium. If you are really bored and need some news to keep you…

  4. A.I. blows up for 48

    Mar 2, 2005, 12:27 AM EDT

    On Chris Webber’s 32nd birthday it was Allen Iverson who was having all the fun.  While Webber was in foul trouble all night and eventually fouled out, Iverson had 45 by the end of the third and finished with 48. The Bucks were down by at least 20 but managed to fight back to make…

  5. Rumor: Eagles could go after Najeh Davenport

    Mar 1, 2005, 12:33 PM EDT

    While the Eagles are busy trying to keep Trotter and Westbrook in Eagles green, there are some rumors floating around that the Eagles may go after Green Bay free agent RB Najeh Davenport.  A Green Bay online newspaper reported that the Pack only tendered Najeh with the lowest possible contract they could offer, which means…

  6. Jimmy Buffett to play CBP

    Mar 1, 2005, 11:48 AM EDT

    I’m not really buying into Mr. Cheeseburger in Paradise as a curse breaker, but a concert at the ballpark could be a good time. Link: Philadelphia Inquirer | 03/01/2005 | Inqlings | Some people claim Buffett wins game. Jimmy Buffett will play the first concerts ever at Citizens Bank Park. He’s booked for Aug. 25…

  7. Matt Geiger has it made

    Mar 1, 2005, 9:53 AM EDT

    What a stiff. Link: Philadelphia Daily News | 03/01/2005 | Poor Matt Geiger. "A new, $13.5 million, 28,500-square-foot mansion built for the oversized 7-footer, complete with 8-foot doorways; 40 TVs all hooked up to satellite; 18 TV sets wired with Xbox; a 330,000-gallon pool out back with a cooking area designed by -Outback; a winding…

  8. Watch: Interview with Jon Lieber

    Mar 1, 2005, 8:34 AM EDT

    Jon Lieber thinks the Phillies are a "special team."  You can watch Lieber do an interview with Foxsports.com talking about a range of things from adjusting to a new ballpark and a new league.  In other Spring Training news, Pat Burrell needs a haircut bad.  I think he is going for the David Bell look…

  9. We talkin’ bout Practice: Part 32

    Feb 28, 2005, 11:52 AM EDT

    A.I. is now looking forward to come to practice.  Oh how far he has come since infamous press conference in 2002 when "we talkin’ bout practice, not the game, we talkin’ bout practice." Who knows what will become of the Sixers this season, but it is definitely exciting to see A.I. this excited about playing…

  10. Source: McNabb was hurt

    Feb 28, 2005, 10:07 AM EDT

    This article claims McNabb was really hurt from a hit by Brushci.  Why did it take a month to learn this? Link: Philadelphia Inquirer | 02/28/2005 | McNabb was injured, sources say. It was a hit by linebacker Tedy Bruschi that left quarterback Donovan McNabb gasping for air at a time when the Eagles were…

  11. Iggy gets watch for number

    Feb 28, 2005, 8:32 AM EDT

    I don’t think a "fashionable watch" is enough detail for us.  Is it iced out?  Is it worth more than my car?  We need more details than this.  The people want to know. Link: Philadelphia Daily News | 02/28/2005 | Webber has Iguodala’s number, and is grateful. When rookie Andre Iguodala gave up his No.…

  12. Live Blogging the Oscars or whatever else is on TV tonight

    Feb 28, 2005, 12:02 AM EDT

    6:31 – Beyonce was just on the Style Channel walking down the red carpet.  She is hot.  Yeah, I had the Style Channel on.6:40 – It is "ESPN: The Weekend" on ESPN, doing all their shows from Disney world. I don’t get it really. I guess Disney is hurting for reasons for people to visit.…