Monday, April 21, 2014
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Flyers celebrate with loving, mid-game embrace of Rangers

Monday, April 21, 2014, 9:57 AM
- The Flyers, scoring four unanswered goals at Madison Square Garden to beat the Rangers, felt good enough about the win that they began handing out hugs (SEE: above) before the final horn blew. The game was full of moments like this. - Baseball: In the end, we are all just some loose netting away... Read more

Rockies dress a dinosaur up as a bunny in celebration of something

Sunday, April 20, 2014, 4:09 PM
It's Easter, and that means bunnies. That is the end of the Rockies' PR team's efforts today, as they dressed up their dinosaur mascot, Dinger, as a bunny. Results were less than positive. Dinger dressed up as the Easter Bunny is the creepiest thing you'll ever see at a baseball game. — Ryan... Read more

Bryce Harper to learn lesson about hustling any minute now

Sunday, April 20, 2014, 3:31 PM
Jimmy Rollins isn't the only player caught up in meaningless team drama this season. It seems MLB golden boy Bryce Harper is in similar trouble with the Nationals, being called out and benched by his coach, Matt Williams, for failing to hustle. I know what you're thinking. "No hustle on a ground-out?... Read more

Nick Foles: DeSean Jackson 'was a great teammate to me'

Sunday, April 20, 2014, 10:56 AM
Eagles quarterback Nick Foles was the honorary captain for the Soul’s home opener on Saturday at the Wells Fargo Center. Naturally, the 25-year-old was asked about the release of DeSean Jackson. "You know, it's surprising," Foles said to CSN Philly's Derrick Gunn. "But at the same time, you... Read more

Face of Astros prospect swells up after being hit by fastball

Saturday, April 19, 2014, 10:23 AM
Astros prospect Delino DeShields, Jr. was hit in the face with a fastball and then got revenge on it by putting it in his mouth? No, actually, this is just how the human body responds to freak accidents. Way to go, human body! Shoutout to my brother for taking a 90mph fastball to the face like a champ... Read more

VIDEO: Brewers' Maldonado literally tears the cover off the ball

Friday, April 18, 2014, 10:18 PM
You hear the saying all the time: “He’s tearing the cover off the ball.” But Friday night, Brewers catcher Martin Maldonado literally tore the cover off the ball. Your browser does not support iframes. During the sixth inning against the Pirates, Maldonado hit a ball to Pittsburgh... Read more

Phillies' attendance cartoon caption contest winner

Friday, April 18, 2014, 11:51 AM
On Monday I asked for your best caption suggestions for my new Phillies attendance cartoon. Congrats to C-Note, who came up with the winning caption, posted above. Here are the runner-ups: “If they do the kiss cam, we're in trouble.” - JTR “It's hard not to take it personal that... Read more

Brett Brown predicts a Finals rematch, thinks Spurs will win this time

Thursday, April 17, 2014, 8:08 PM
Brett Brown’s team isn’t in contention for the NBA title this season, but he still has some predictions for the playoffs. “I miss that word,” Brown stated, referring to the word ‘playoffs’ in an interview with True Hoop TV’s Henry Abbott. “I believe... Read more

Live chat: Flyers vs. Rangers, 7 p.m.

Thursday, April 17, 2014, 6:32 PM
The Rangers scored unanswered goals to defeat the Flyers, 4-1, at Madison Square Garden in New York. Andrew MacDonald scored the Flyers' lone goal. Join us for live updates as the Flyers open their first-round series against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden in New York. The game is scheduled... Read more

Some options for the Sixers pick from the Pelicans

Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 3:57 PM
By missing out on the postseason, the Sixers guaranteed themselves of landing in the lottery in the upcoming NBA Draft. Their struggle of a season and low win total will improve their opportunity of getting a pretty high pick in that lottery. The Sixers will finish the 2013-14 season with the league’s... Read more
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