It’s about time. With his two QB counterparts on the roster, Michael Vick and Matt Barkley, having already received the accolade of being SI cover boy, Nick Foles might have ...
The Philadelphia Eagles (6-5) are 11 games into their season, and with five weeks left, they are in control of their playoff destiny. In what has been a pitiful NFC East, the Eagles have rebounded from a midseason crisis to win their last three games and vault Dallas for first place. This resurgence has been […]
Well it looks as though the Philadelphia 76ers have finally been brought down to earth as they have now lost 2 in a row. What was a phenomenal start for the Philadelphia Sixers (3-2), defeating arguably the two best teams in the league, has quickly turned into a two-game losing streak. Some flaws of this […]
Manav Khandelwal is a credentialed Flyers reporter for Main Line Media News. To follow him on Twitter, click here. To check out his full game report from last night, click here. The Philadelphia Flyers may have hit rock-bottom in last night’s 7-0 loss to the Ovechkin-less Washington Capitals. After the game, Claude Giroux’s first two […]
After his fight and 10-minute misconduct, it was clear Steve Downey was in trouble, with cuts and bruises on his head. GM Paul Holmgren just confirmed how bad, sating he has a concussion and has been rushed to University of Pennsylvania Hospital for further testing. Check back for more news as it comes.
In another interesting move along his front line—the first being the demotion of winger Tye McGinn—Philadelphia Flyers GM Paul Holmgren has traded winger Max Talbot to the Colorado Avalanche for Steve Downie. As @adater first reported, can confirm Max Talbot traded for Steve Downie— Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) October 31, 2013 This move makes little sense […]
As one star career ends, another one begins. To start of season where many thought the Philadelphia 76ers (0-1) would attempt to intentionally lose to get a high draft pick, the Sixers certainly shocked the world. On the night where Allen Iverson made his official retirement, the Sixers defeated the defending champs, the Miami Heat […]
Well. That just happened. I am sure no one reading this expected the Philadelphia 76ers (1-0) to defeat the reigning NBA champion Miami Heat. Everyone expected the Sixers to be the worst team in the league this year, and thought they were intentionally blowing the season for this year’s upcoming draft, where they could possibly […]
The Philadelphia Eagles’ front seven has been a major disappointment this season, and with the trade deadline looming this afternoon, GM Howie Roseman decided to pull the trigger on dealing veteran nose tackle Isaac Sopoaga; the Eagles traded him and a 6th-rounder in this year’s draft for a 5th-rounder from the New England Patriots. While […]
The Philadelphia Flyers burst onto the scene in a big way last night against the division-rival Islanders, scoring a season-high five goals. The charge was led by Vinny Lecavalier, who benefitted from having Michael Raffl and Claude Giroux on his line. Lecavalier notched his first hat trick of the season, with a power-play goal early […]
Daniel Wilson took over the popular Xs and Os column for this week in Manav’s stead. Follow him on Twitter. Fantasy Watch: DeSean Jackson (PHI) and Eli Manning (NYG) While both of these guys seem like obvious answers, there are compelling answers for both on why this could be a unique week for each of […]
Last year there were a lot of unhappy Flyers fans after a trade sent Michael Leighton and a 2015 3rd round pick to Columbus for Steve Mason. People got even unhappier when it was announced that there was a contract extension in the works. No one thought he deserved it and didn’t want him on […]
Tonight the Flyers and former Islanders captain Mark Streit take on captain John Tavares and the division rival Islanders looking to get their first win streak of the season going after some early offensive struggles. Here are some stats for the matchup… Flyers Islanders Record 2-7-0 4-3-3 Points 4 11 Goals For Average 1.44 3.20 […]