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Archive: April, 2013

Tornoe's caption contest winner

Friday, April 26, 2013, 12:35 PM
You've had another week to submit your captions for Rob Tornoe's latest cartoon, and once again, we have your winner. Who would have thought a drawing of a man missing a putt would be so relevant for all four of Philadelphia's major sports franchises? Your winner, courtesy of Gus L. The runner-ups: "That's... Read more

Eagles Draft Day 2: What the experts are saying

Friday, April 26, 2013, 12:08 PM
Here's the local and national buzz on the Eagles' plans for the second round of the NFL Draft. "I don’t think the Eagles will pull the trigger on [Geno] Smith. If they really wanted him they could have traded into the back end of the first round." --Jeff McLane, Philadelphia Inquirer "I’m... Read more

Flyers given awards, songs

Friday, April 26, 2013, 7:34 AM
The Flyers played their last home game of the season last night, which may have been the last time to catch Danny Briere in a Flyers uniform. It was also your last chance to make raucous statements of physical intent to Claude Giroux. In person. You could always throw together a music video for... Read more

Live updates: Phillies vs. Mets, 7:10 p.m.

Friday, April 26, 2013, 5:40 AM
Join our chat for live updates and commentary as the Phillies begin a three-game series against the New York Mets at Citi Field in New York. The game is scheduled to start at 7:10 p.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat. Read more

Best players available after first round of the 2013 NFL Draft

Thursday, April 25, 2013, 11:45 PM
Here's a look at the top-ranked players remaining after the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft, based on CBS Sports' rankings. Which player will the Eagles target in the second and third rounds? OVR PLAYER POS RANK SCHOOL YR HT WT 21 Geno Smith QB 1 West... Read more

Video: Countdown to UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen

Thursday, April 25, 2013, 2:10 PM
Watch the first act of UFC's Countdown to 159, which will take place on Saturday night in Newark, New Jersey, and features a main event of Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen. Video below: Read more

Video: Mets' Jordany Valdespin hits walk-off grand slam

Thursday, April 25, 2013, 10:34 AM
The Phillies' inability to even play entertaining baseball was compounded Wednesday night when the Mets got to have some fun. Jordany Valdespin hit a walk-off grand slam to carry New York past the Dodgers, 7-3. Everyone likes a dramatic ending to a baseball game, right? Oh. Well, anyway. Here's... Read more

Sixers fans barely hanging on

Thursday, April 25, 2013, 8:03 AM
It’s the Sixers offseason, and even former Sixers are already hard at work; Andre Iguodala and Eddie Jordan are both being given more responsibility than they are used to and possibly than they should have. The current Sixers aren’t quite as busy, but thankfully, the fans are remaining... Read more

NHL Power Rankings: Blackhawks finish on top

Thursday, April 25, 2013, 5:40 AM
The shortened 48-game NHL season will be coming to an end this weekend as the top 16 teams in the league will start to prepare for the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The No. 1 through No. 6 seeds in both the Western and Eastern Conferences have already clinched, so the last couple games of the season will... Read more

Mike Mayock's mock draft: Eagles will pick Lane Johnson at No. 4

Thursday, April 25, 2013, 2:33 AM
Newtown Square resident and NFL Network draft guru Mike Mayock has finally released his much-anticipated NFL Mock Draft on NFL.com. Mayock has the Eagles selecting an offensive lineman with the fourth overall pick, but not Texas A&M’s Luke Joeckel or Central Michigan’s Eric Fisher... Read more
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