Philly has some of the most passionate, knowledgeable and brutally-honest fans in all of basketball. And for some reason, the Sixers’ braintrust thought it would be a good idea to […] The post The Philadelphia Sixers Met With Angry Fans About Tanking appeared first on SLAMonline.
Philly's peaceful, large-scale protest should be followed with lobbying for new ways of policing. The post How Philadelphia Responded to Ferguson and What I Recommend As Next Steps appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The sweepstakes for Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas is down to four teams, writes Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com, with the Philadelphia Phillies, San Diego Padres, Atlanta Braves and San Francisco Giants all in the mix. However, the last...Show More Summary
Both teams have the resources and the need to bring the Cuban sensation into the fold. The Philadelphia Phillies and San Francisco Giants are the front-runners for free-agent outfielder Yasmany Tomas, according to Baseball America's Ben Badler. The Phillies might be the leading candidate to sign Tomas, per Badler. Show More Summary
from the...Notebook: In a sign that the movement to opt out of testing is gaining traction, the Philadelphia City Council Education Committee on Wednesday heard parents, teachers, and education advocates decry state and federal officials' emphasis on high-stakes standardized testing. Show More Summary
Most of the NBA's organizations have a number of startling statistics, but the Philadelphia 76ers might hold a number of the crazier ones. Philly has the league's youngest roster, and general manager Sam Hinkie's intentions with his team haven't been too big of a secret. Show More Summary
Thursday morning saw the Philadelphia Federal Reserve's latest manufacturing business outlook survey smash expectations. The report's headline index came in at 40.8, blowing away last month's 20.7 reading and far exceeding expectations for a reading of 18.5. Show More Summary
The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia said that manufacturing activity expanded very strongly in November, with its composite index measuringRead the Rest...
Wow. The Philadelphia Federal Reserve's latest manufacturing report just annihilated expectations. The reading came in at 40.8. This is the highest reading since Decmber 1993. Expectations were for the report to come in at 18.5, down slightly from last month's 20.7 reading. We'll be back with the live numbers when they hit. Join the conversation about this story »
Despite a serious "oversupply situation" of casinos in the Northeast, and despite the ongoing collapse of casinos in Atlantic City, Philadelphia has just issued a license for a new casino in the city. Well. Philly's full of degenerate gamblers, so maybe they'll "get lucky" ;) Read more...
Altered photos on baseball cards for the masses. Who is he? Brett Myers was a serviceable member of the Philadelphia Phillies rotation for the better part of last decade (whatever we are calling that). He was a member of the World Series winning 2008 team, though he struggled for much of the season and lost his only World Series start. Show More Summary
"A more professional organization," cited as reason why Philly cops wouldn't have overreacted like their counterparts in Ferguson. The post Cops in Philadelphia Wouldn’t Have Responded the Way Those in Ferguson Did, says Official appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The search continues in Philadelphia for a man who stabbed a McDonald’s employee after arguing about the store closing, CBS Philly reports.
There's an undeniable connection between Philadelphia Eagles interim starting quarterback Mark Sanchez and rookie wide receiver Jordan Matthews. The two worked together with the second-team offense for much of the summer and displayed...Show More Summary
NBCSN’s Ross Tucker joins Mike Florio on PFT Live to discuss Cam Newton’s lingering struggles and injuries, how Mark Sanchez can secure Philadelphia’s starting spot under center, the current state of Adrian Peterson reinstatement to the league and more.
Mark Sanchez decided to celebrate the Philadelphia Eagles’ decisive victory on Monday night by slowly killing himself with Philly cheesesteaks. Needless to say, the Philly fans ate it up, if only because they’re under some weird spell that causes them to think that the “traditional” Philly cheesesteaks are the pinnacle form of the dish. NOT […]
Philadelphia fans can’t get enough of Mark Sanchez and apparently he can’t get — or eat — enough of the City of Brotherly Love.
Mark Sanchez achieved professional and personal nirvana Monday night. The Philadelphia Eagles backup quarterback capitalized on his first starting opportunity in the NFL since December 2012, throwing for 332 yards, two touchdowns and zero interceptions in a blowout 45-21 win over the Carolina Panthers on Monday Night Football. Show More Summary
Sanchez celebrated his first win as the Eagles starting quarterback in classic Philadelphia fashion: with a cheesesteak Before Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez took the field on Monday night against the Carolina Panthers, he told ESPN analyst Jon Gruden that he had never had a Philly cheesesteak. Show More Summary
Great headline in today's Philly Daily News. Wham, bam... pic.twitter.com/uaKZCGBJXa — Joe Person (@josephperson) November 11, 2014 Three interceptions, a fumble -- yep, this headline sounds about right. Special credit to the Panthers offensive line for allowing nine sacks too.