1. How Roy Halladay Could Have Been a Philadelphia Phillie

    I have a question for all you Phillies fans out there: Do you want Roy Halladay? Of course, that answer is yes on all accounts...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 479 reads 3 comments

  2. Report: Philadelphia Flyers to Announce Emery Deal

    It has been three or four days since the story first broke, but it is no "likely" that the Flyers will announce the signing of Ray Emery, again, according to Tim Panaccio. Panaccio says the deal will be a one-year pact worth $1...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 410 reads 3 comments

  3. The 5 Reasons Why Signing Ray Emery Makes Sense

    When July 1 rolls around, the Flyers are going to have to find a No. 1 goaltender, and with the reports breaking that they are going to sign Ray Emery, there have been a lot of doubters and haters of this move...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 484 reads 8 comments

  4. Philadelphia Phillies: Say No To Penny, Glavine and Padilla

    The Philadelphia Phillies are looking everywhere for a starting pitcher (as if that's a surprise to anyone) and they are looking at the top-of-the-rotation to end-of-the-rotation guys...

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  5. Report: Flyers to Sign Ray Emery

    Flyers-to-Sign-G-Emery=1&blockID=56999&feedID=717" target="_blank">According to Tim Panaccio, the Philadelphia Flyers will sign Ray Emery to be their starting goaltender once July 1 rolls around...

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  6. Why Peavy Might Accept Trade to Philly Now

    The burning question this past week: would Jake Peavy accept a trade to the Philadelphia Phillies? I figured out the answer to that question. Yes, he would. This is what I believe...

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  7. The NHL Needs to Stop Protecting Crosby & Malkin

    "Don't worry Evgeni, we'll protect you." In case you don't know, that is what Colin Campbell—who just happens to be the Director of Hockey Operations for the National Hockey League—phoned ...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 671 reads 25 comments

  8. The Philadelphia Flyers: Trading for a Defensemen Is the Better Way to Go

    Everyone wants Jay Bouwmeester, he'll be an unrestricted free agent when the market opens. Some people want Mike Komisarek. Like Bouwmeester, he'll be an unrestricted free agent when the market opens...

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  9. Flyers: Is It Possible To Acquire Both Bouwmeester and Komisarek?

    Previously, I wrote what I think the Philadelphia Flyers should do this offseason. Now I'll take a look at what they should do while taking the salary cap into play...

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  10. To Roger Goodell: Don't Un-Americanize Football

    According to the Kansas City Star, in the next eight years, the NFL will move it's biggest game outside of the United States and across the border to London, England...

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  11. Flyers Offseason Preview: What I Think Philadelphia Should Do

    Now that the Flyers season is over, I will take a look at what I think the Flyers should do. Throughout the 2008-09 season, the Flyers lack consistency. They lacked the physical presence in front of the net...

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  12. Raul Ibanez: Writing His Own Legacy in Philadelphia

    When the Phillies made it official that Pat Burrell would not return to Philadelphia, there was a huge void to fill in left field—both in the clubhouse and the stands as well...

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  13. Danny Briere: Is He To Blame For The Flyers' Cap Issues?

    The Flyers were hampered all season long by the salary cap, and were forced to make moves they did not want to make. They had to waive Glen Metropolit and Ossi Vaananen...

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  14. Philadelphia Eagles Draft WR Jeremy Maclin

    The Philadelphia Eagles selected wide receiver Jeremy Maclin out of Missouri with the 19th overall pick in the 2009 NFL Draft on Saturday...

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  15. When Can We Stop Calling Claude Giroux a Role Player?

    What is a role player? A team athlete who plays mainly in specific situations. The importance of role players is widely underrated. Fact: You can't win a championship with a team full of superstars...

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  16. Philadelphia Eagles: Acquiring Anquan Bolding is Now a Must

    According to ESPN's Sal Paolantonio, today the Arizona Cardinals lowered their demands for Anquan Boldin to a second-round pick and other considerations...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 5 years ago 2,053 reads 18 comments

  17. Flyers-Penguins: Biron Steals Game 5, Shutouts Pittsburgh

    Martin Biron made 28 stops en route to earning his second career playoff shutout as the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Penguins 3-0 to send the series back to Philadelphia...

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  18. Philadelphia Eagles: What the Birds Need In the NFL Draft

    It has been 23 years since the Philadelphia Eagles drafted a running back in the first round. Can you name that back? Keith Byars in 1986. So to think that the Eagles will draft a runner in Saturday's NFL Draft is absurd, right? Wrong...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 5 years ago 416 reads 4 comments

  19. Flyers-Penguins: Philadelphia Faces Life or Death

    The Flyers have never came back from a 3-1 deficit in a playoff series—never. One of the toughest things to do in the playoffs is to close out a series by picking up that fourth win. Something has to break...

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  20. Flyers-Penguins Playoff Preview: Philly's Chances Depend on Martin Biron

    Whether you love them or hate them, the Philadelphia Flyers play an exciting brand of hockey. The same goes for their cross-state rivals, the Pittsburgh Penguins. These two powerhouses meet up for the second straight year in the Stanley Cup Playoffs...

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  21. Flyers-Panthers: Philadelphia Punches Playoff Ticket with Victory Over Florida

    The Philadelphia Flyers punched their ticket to the playoffs with a 2-1 victory over the desperate Florida Panthers at the Wachovia Center last night...

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  22. Flyers-Leafs: Briere, Carter Help Philadelphia Skate Past Toronto

    Danny Briere had a goal and three assists and Jeff Carter recorded his first career hat trick to lift the Philadelphia Flyers over the Toronto Maple Leafs, 8-5, on Friday night at the Wachovia Center...

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  23. What Tim Thomas' Signing Means to the Philadelphia Flyers

    The Boston Bruins and goaltender Tim Thomas have agreed to a three-year pact, according to several published reports...

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  24. Philadelphia Flyers Sign James VanRiemsdyk To An Entry-Level Contract

    The Philadelphia Flyers announced today that they have signed the No. 2 overall pick in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft, James van Riemsdyk, to a multi-year deal starting in the 2009-10 season...

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  25. Brian Westbrook's Successor Must Be Found in Draft

    There's no question that Brian Westbrook is the Philadelphia Eagles' biggest weapon. However, there isn't much left in the tank for Westbrook—or for the Eagles, for that matter...

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