1. With The 17th Pick The 76ers Select Jrue Holiday

    With the seventeenth pick in Thursday's NBA Draft, the Philadelphia 76ers selected the freshmen sensation Jrue Holiday. In no way, shape, or form did I think Jrue Holiday would be at the number seventeen picks...

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  2. Orlando Magic in Serious Trade Talks for Vince Carter or Tracy McGrady

    The Orlando Magic are in serious talks with the New Jersey Nets and the Houston Rockets about a blockbuster trade. While the Magic are in serious worry of losing Hedo Turkoglu and having to go ...

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  3. 2009 NBA Mock Draft 3.5

    With the draft in a matter of hours, there have been some minor changes via trades and rumors. This is an updated mock draft 1. Los Angeles Clippers: Blake Griffin Who else the consensus No...

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  4. Darko Milicic to the Knicks? New York Close to Deal for Former No. 2 Pick

    New York Knicks general manager Donnie Walsh is close to a deal that would send Darko Milicic to the Big Apple in exchange for Quentin Richardson...

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  5. 2009 NBA Mock Draft 3.0

    With the draft in about a day, this is my final mock draft. 1. Los Angeles Clippers—Blake Griffin Who else the consensus number 1 overall pick, Griffin is extremely athletic has a great ...

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  6. Source: Randy Foye and Mike Miller Headed to the Washington Wizards

    Right after the Richard Jefferson deal, another big one is coming up. The Washington Wizards are close to a deal that would send the No...

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  7. The 2009 NBA Draft: Who Will Succeed, Who Won't

    With the NBA draft coming up in a matter of days, I have thought about this. Who will succeed, and who won’t. Teams always hope the players they pick end up having great careers and lead these struggling franchises to glory...

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  8. What's Next for Allen Iverson? The Mystery Surrounding The Answer's Future

    With the draft and free agency coming up, teams are looking for ways to upgrade themselves in order to improve for next season...

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  9. 2009 NBA Mock Draft 2.0

    2009 NBA mock draft 2.0 The deadline has come and go, so the players who are in the draft, are in. here is my latest mock draft, some tweaks from my last one. 1...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about over 5 years ago 13,845 reads 8 comments

  10. Do You Consider Cole Hamels An Ace?

    Although Wednesday night ended in defeat due to the bullpen, I actually put most of the blame on Cole Hamels. I know the bullpen let go of a one-run lead and Hamels only gave up two runs, but this was the fifth day where your ace was pitching...

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  11. Is Phil Jackson the Best Coach If Starting a Franchise?

    With Phil Jackson closing in on his tenth title passing Red Auerbach for all time championships, Phil has always been regarded as the greatest coach in the past 20 years...

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  12. 2009 NBA Mock Draft 1.0

    1. Los Angeles Clippers- Blake Griffin Who else the consensus No. 1 overall pick, Griffin is extremely athletic has a great work ethic, extremely creative at getting to the rim, however lacks a jump shot, expect that to develop over the years...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about over 5 years ago 2,982 reads 6 comments

  13. Five Players the Philadelphia 76ers Should Target in the 2009 NBA draft

    With draft day coming up and the coaching search over, the 76ers turn their attention fully to the draft, the 76ers will probably be taking a point guard I have listed five players and some of ...

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  14. Are The Sixers Facing a Case Of Identity Crisis?

    As you probably know, Eddie Jordan has been hired as the new 76ers head coach, and with Eddie Jordan comes the complex Princeton offense. As you can recall last year, the 76ers played a fast break run n' gun offense under Mo Cheeks and Tony DiLeo...

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  15. Philadelphia 76ers Hire Eddie Jordan as New Head Coach

    The 76ers head coaching search is over, they have hired former Washington Wizards, Jordan had interviewed for the Sacramento Kings. Eddie Jordan has a career 230-288 record as the coach of the Washington Wizards and Sacramento Kings...

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  16. Phils Take Two From Yankees, Ruiz Is Series MVP

    The Phillies finish a great interleague series with the New York Yankees on a very positive note, winning the game in the extra innings. Clay Condrey the reliever came up big, getting out of a big jam in the 10th inning...

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  17. Philadelphia 76ers' Long-Term Plan

    As you read in my previous article, the 76ers have many options in a weak draft, but outside of the draft, they have very little options. I am going to propose a long-term plan for GM Ed Stefanski...

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  18. Philadelphia 76ers Future: Very Uncertain

    With the NBA draft coming up in a month, the Philadelphia 76ers have the 17 pick in the 2009 NBA draft. There are many options at pick 17, but that’s where the options end...

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  19. Does Michael Vick Have a Future in The NFL

    Michael Vick is expected to be released from prison and into house arrest on Wednesday, where he will serve two months and is expected to be free in July...

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  20. Lay Off Shawn Andrews

    Shawn Andrews, the starting Pro Bowl right guard for the Philadelphia Eagles, is one of the best in the game at what he does. When his mind is in the right place, Andrews is a perennial Pro Bowler...

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  21. 6 Struggling Stars who Need to Get it Going

    These six stars are all players who are expected to perform, although there is still a lot of time left in the season these players have gotten off to some surprisingly slow starts...

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  22. The Great Philadelphia Debate: Do We Really Know More Than Managment?

    This is a debate that I would like Philly fans to take part of this debate, this debate was brought up in Angelo Cataldi and Glen Macnow’s book The Great Philadelphia Sports Debate...

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  23. If You Think the NL East Is a Two-Team Race, You're WRONG

    If you think that this race is between the Phillies and the Mets, you are absolutely wrong. I look at this division as a very flawed division; every team has at least one major weakness...

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  24. The Top 10 Draft Steals of this Decade

    When your team’s futures on the clock, they are pressured to make the pick that will pan out, the word bust will always be associated with names from Alex Smith to Akili Smith...

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  25. The Philadelphia Eagles Big Splash: Jason Peters

    The Philadelphia Eagles have signed premier left tackle Jason peters. Peters was disgruntled with his contract situation in Buffalo. He had not shown up to training camp and had made it public that he wanted a new contract...

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