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MLB rumors: Phillies interested in Christian Yelich, aggressively shopping Freddy Galvis

The Winter Meetings are in full swing and the Phillies have already made a big move to bolster their bullpen, inking forer Rays reliever Tommy Hunter to an $18 million deal and bringing back last year's All Star Pat Neshek for $16 million.  According to reports, the team is turning it...

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 4:52pm

3 things to watch for when Eagles face Giants in Week 15

What a long week it's felt like in the wake of Carson Wentz' season-ending knee injury. Reports came out that the MVP front-runner had successful surgery to repair his torn ACL and his recovery time will be somewhere in the nine month range. But there is still an 11-2 football team to watch...

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 2:13pm

Nick Foles — the good, the bad and the ugly

The Eagles are 11-2, and need to win two of three games against the Giants, Raiders and Cowboys to clinch homefield throughout the NFC playoffs. If reading this article, you already know the team will have a new quarterback for its 14th game — back up Nick Foles.  Here is the good, bad...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 4:45pm

Fantasy football: QB start, sit, status of Aaron Rodgers, Nick Foles, more

It's crunch time. Picking the right starting quarterback this week will literally make or break your fantasy campaign. Here is some insight and news into Aaron Rodgers, Nick Foles and a few other important quarterback injury issues: Aaron Rodgers, QB, Packers If you held on to Aaron Rodgers,...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 2:22pm

And just like that, Flyers swap slump for streak

Claude Giroux stood in front of a gaggle of reporters inside the locker room after the Flyers’ 4-2 win over the Maple Leafs on Tuesday downright giddy while answering questions about the team’s four-game winning streak, his no-look, between the legs pass that led to the go-ahead goal...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 1:10pm

When will Carson Wentz be back, return? 2018 opener doubtful

Eagles fans better get used to seeing Nick Foles under center. After Carson Wentz' ACL-tearing hit against the Rams Sunday — a record-setting and NFC East clinching victory for the MVP front-runner — the news isn't really great for a speedy return. "Based on the video it...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 5:24pm

MLB rumors: Phillies target Jake Arrieta, Manny Machado, sign Pat Neshek

The MLB Winter Meetings are in full swing and the Phillies look to be a wheeling and dealing force. Well, potentially. Their list of needs includes a starting pitcher, pullpen arm and middle of the order bat. Here are the latest pieces of news from Orlando on three players connected to...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 1:04pm

When will Carson Wentz return? And three other burning questions

Carson Wentz has a torn ACL. That we know. He will probably get surgery and the rehab. But information is scarse. The Eagles are chasing a Super Bowl — at 11-2 — and have a first round bye within reach. But fans are looking past this season already and into the future. Will that future...

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 5:16pm

Glen Macnow: Time to rally around Nick Foles — there's no other choice

Never did clinching a division title feel this empty. One moment Carson Wentz slings his 33rd TD of the year to break the franchise record, and minutes later, Fox’s Erin Andrews whispers that Eagles trainers were “shaking their heads” after jiggling Wentz’s left knee in the...

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 4:57pm

It's official, Carson Wentz has torn his ACL, will miss rest of season

Doug Pederson confirmed what everyone in Eagles nation feared Monday afternoon, Carson Wentz has a torn ACL "We overcame a Pro Bowl left tackle [Jason Peters], we overcame a middle linebacker [Jordan Hicks], we overcame a running back [Darren Sproles] and a core special teams player [Caleb...

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 12:23pm

Carson Wentz latest: Is it a torn ACL? When will we know?

You can stop hitting refresh on your Carson Wentz twitter search. Reports that the Eagles quarterback — front-runner for MVP even after getting injuryed through three quarters in a 43-35 win Sunday over the Rams (a game in which he had four touchdown passes) — has a torn ACL are a but...

Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 9:46pm

3 things we saw as Eagles outshoot Rams, lose Carson Wentz to knee injury (torn ACL?)

Suddenly, winning or losing in Los Angeles became irrelevant.  The Eagles were marching down the field as they looked to come back in a shoot out with five lead changes, but no one was focused on the game. Carson Wentz, the leading candidate for NFL MVP exited Sunday's 43-35 win with a...

Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 7:59pm

Sixers finally free Jahlil Okafor, trade him to Nets Trevor Booker

Finally, Jahlil Okafor is free. After sitting on the bench, not playing due to coaches decisions for the past few weeks, the Sixers are mercifully turning the page on the third overall pick from a few years ago, flipping him to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for veteran power forward Trevor Booker...

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 7:38pm

3 things to watch for when Eagles, Rams duel in Los Angeles

It may be overstating it a bit to proclaim that the Eagles' 2017 season is riding on the result of their Week 14 game against the Rams. But their Super Bowl hopes could take an enormous hit if they can't prevail against the 9-3 surprise NFC West favorites. After falling last week in...

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 5:16pm

Back where it belongs, Army-Navy rivalry a fair fight again in Philly

Why is the Army-Navy game played in Philadelphia? Well, geographically it sort of makes sense. Pennsylvania is located between West Point, NY and Annapolis, MD. But the answer according to the men about to descend on Lincoln Financial Field for the 118th meeting of the two proud schools (the 86th...

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 5:05pm

Eagles then and now: was 2004 team better than 2017 team?

The Eagles 10-1 start drew notice for all the obvious reasons. But by now you've probably also seen the story that every previous time the Eagles began a season this successfully, they've reached the NFL Championship. The quest for an elusive Super Bowl requires reaching one, so let's...

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 1:46pm

Sixers' growing pains, like loss to lowly Suns, should be no surprise

Twitter is never a calm place. After the 76ers game Monday night, Twitter was even crazier than usual, which is never normal anyway. The Sixers lost to the Phoenix Suns, who had eight victories entering the game. The Sixers were outworked, outclassed and outhustled. Fans on...

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 3:11pm

MLB rumors: Phillies considering Yu Darvish, trading infielders

The Phillies have a lot of big market money to spend, but the desirable free agent names are still a few years away (like Mike Trout) and Philadelphia probably won't contend in the NL East next season. However they still have heard their name mentioned with ties to big name pitchers Yu Darcish...

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 2:18pm

NHL rumors: Flyers may have no choice but to fire Dave Hakstol

How much is the Flyers' current 10-game losing streak the head coach's fault? Well it's hard to say. The team didn't look particularly awful during the first eight games of their skid, losing in overtime several times while also blowing several big leads. But the two most recent...

Monday, December 4, 2017 - 3:59pm

How can Eagles regain No. 1 seed in NFC?

The Eagles no-longer control their own fate as far as playing their way at home to the Super Bowl. Sunday's 24-10 loss to the Seahawks could very well cost them home field advantage throughout the playoffs — which could be make or break for a young team in which has shown it struggles...

Monday, December 4, 2017 - 3:09pm