– Michael Brown, 18 years old, shot 6 times by police over a box of stolen cigars.– Tamir Rice, mere 12 years old, shot and killed by police after playing with a toy gun, which police claimed was real.– Walter Scott, pulled over by police for a defective car light, shot and killed.– Philando Castile, […]Read more "Eagles continue to be one of NFL’s loudest teams in the fight against social injustice"
On the 19-year anniversary of Allen Iverson’s iconic stepover on Tyronn Lue, I felt it was only right to take a minute to reflect on “The Answer’s” 2001 NBA Finals performance. While most people tend to focus only on the herculean efforts of Iverson during the team’s lone upset victory, AI was genuinely dominant throughout […]Read more "Reflecting on Allen Iverson’s greatness during the 2001 Finals"
There has been a lot of speculation surrounding the Eagles defensive end group this past offseason. The team let Vinny Curry walk into free agency and as things stand, the only addition made was in the seventh-round of the Draft where they selected Casey Toohill. This would be fine if the core was built around […]Read more "Are Eagles showing faith in unproven underdogs at defensive end?"
Kevin Durant made a relatively shocking move on Thursday evening – to those unfamiliar with the MLS or Philadelphia Union at least. The 2x NBA Champion is now a minority shareholder of Philadelphia’s Major League Soccer team and there has been plenty of speculation over what this means moving forward. But there is of course […]Read more "What does Kevin Durant’s Union investment mean for the Sixers?"
16 wins is all it takes to win a Stanley Cup. Even with the Flyers playing the three-game round-robin tournament, they still only really need 16 wins. The order of those wins are set to vary depending on their performance in the round-robin tournament. Due to reseeding, the Flyers could face just about anyone as […]Read more "Breaking Down Flyers’ Path Through the Playoffs"
While the Philadelphia 76ers are in the process of gearing up for a conclusion to the 2019-20 NBA season, a team that won’t be headed down to Orlando has shown some serious interest in the Sixers’ staff. In a report published by Joe Cowley of the “Chicago Sun-Times“, it was revealed that Sixers’ assistant coach […]Read more "Report: Bulls looking to poach Sixers’ assistant coach"
As plans for the NHL’s return continue to ramp up, the Philadelphia Flyers are wasting no time in attempting to get back to normal. The team announced on Friday evening that the Skate Zone will be reopening on Monday. This is important news for the team, who are now preparing for their round-robin fixtures against […]Read more "Flyers to reopen Skate Zone & allow players to practice on Monday"
When it comes to quarterbacking debates, there’s never really an end to the cases you can make. But there’s one that Eagles fans consistently have to try and prove when in reality, it should already be a widespread opinion. Carson Wentz is among the NFL’s best quarterbacks. If you ever find yourself needing to hammer […]Read more "Key stats suggest Eagles QB Carson Wentz is among the best in the NFL"
We’re chugging along with the playoff predictions, this time taking a look at the quarterfinals in both the Eastern and Western Conferences. In the round of 16, we saw Washington defeat Pittsburgh, Philadelphia best the Rangers, Tampa Bay take it to the Isles, and Boston run through the Maple Leafs, again. In the Western Conference, […]Read more "PSN Picks the Playoffs: Derrik’s Round of Eight Picks"
While the Eagles wide receivers will be the focus of speculation until the season starts, there’s one group that should draw just as much attention on the other side of the ball. In 2017, the Eagles had a very disruptive defensive line. They were healthy, the rotation was phenomenal and they had a leadership presence […]Read more "Eagles defensive line may be back to its best heading into 2020 season"