1. Jets vs. Flyers: 5 Reasons Philadelphia Shouldn't Panic After Thursday's Loss

    It hasn't been a good week for the Philadelphia Flyers . They rebounded well from a disappointing home loss to the upstart St. Louis Blues with a win against the resurgent Maple Leafs on Monday...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 1,059 reads 5 comments

  2. Philadephia Flyers: Early Season Grades for Every Player

    While the Philadelphia Flyers ' season is only eight games old, there is quite a bit to talk about. The team is 5-2-1, good enough for second place in the Atlantic Division and third in the Eastern Conference...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 5,063 reads 23 comments

  3. 7 NHL Coaches and GMs Who Will Not Make It to Next Season

    The NHL season is finally in full swing. Some teams are exceeding expectations (hello, Toronto Maple Leafs and Dallas Stars) while others are falling faster than the stock market (Columbus, we're looking at you)...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 1,129 reads 12 comments

  4. Philadelphia Flyers: What We Have Learned Early in the 2011-12 Season

    While the Philadelphia Flyers season is only six games old, we have already learned a few lessons about the 2011-12 team...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 1,853 reads 14 comments

  5. Philadelphia Flyers: 5 Ways Ilya Bryzgalov Has Already Earned His Deal

    Ilya Bryzgalov has only been a member of the Philadelphia Flyers for three short months, but in that time he's already accomplished quite a bit to justify his massive price tag...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 1,711 reads 24 comments

  6. Philadelphia Flyers: Power Ranking Their Top All-Time Goaltenders

    The Philadelphia Flyers are a franchise with a rich history and a tradition of excellence. Despite the impressive list of names who have donned the orange and black, the franchise has struggled of late to find a quality man between the pipes...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 4,116 reads 4 comments

  7. NFL Picks Against the Spread Week 5: Predictions for Every Game

    Week 5 of the NFL season is upon us. One quarter down, three to go. This is the time when the bye weeks begin and the contenders rise above the pretenders...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 969 reads 0 comments

  8. Philadelphia Flyers Trade Rumors: 3 Players They'd Like to Move Before Season

    After a very eventful offseason, the Philadelphia Flyers still may have another trade up their sleeve. Despite all of the roster moves made by the club over the summer, there are ...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 4,514 reads 22 comments

  9. Philadelphia Eagles: 8 Players That Can Fix the Dream Team

    It's officially time to hit the panic button in the City of Brotherly Love. The Dream Team (or the "Nightmare on Broad Street", whichever you prefer) is 1-3 after blowing their third-consecutive ...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 3,944 reads 11 comments

  10. Philadelphia Eagles: 5 Players Who Must Step Up to Turn Season Around

    It's official: It is time to panic in Philadelphia. The "Dream Team" has become the "Living Nightmare." The Eagles ' latest collapse dropped the team to 1-3 on the season and into ...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 934 reads 4 comments

  11. Philadelphia Eagles: 5 Reasons Andy Reid Should be Fired

    If the Eagles ' performance coming into Week 4 of the NFL season wasn't cause for concern, the team's performance in Week 4 most certainly was. For the third consecutive week, the Eagles were out-coached in the second half...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 2,576 reads 20 comments

  12. Philadelphia Eagles: 4 Available Head Coaches That Could Replace Andy Reid

    There is no question that Andy Reid has done a great deal for the Philadelphia Eagles franchise. He's turned a poorly-run, losing organization into a perennial contender...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 1,757 reads 19 comments

  13. Indianapolis Colts in Free Fall: 5 QBs Who Could Come To Indy's Rescue

    All is not well in Indianapolis. Through three games, the Peyton Manning -less Colts are winless, their starting quarterback belongs in retirement and speculation abounds that Jeff George could be the franchise savior ...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 1,282 reads 1 comments

  14. NFL Power Rankings: Wes Welker and the NFL's 4 Most Elusive Receivers

    One of the most important traits a receiver can have in today's NFL is elusiveness—the ability to make defenders miss in the open field and create separation from opponents in pursuit, all while avoiding big hits in the process...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 949 reads 0 comments

  15. Philadelphia Flyers: 6 Reasons They Will Be Better Than the Pittsburgh Penguins

    Almost every season, the battle for the NHL 's Atlantic Division seems to go through the state of Pennsylvania...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 4,097 reads 20 comments

  16. Philadelphia Eagles: 5 Changes Andy Reid Must Make to Save His Job

    It's official. Andy Reid is on the hot seat. For the second consecutive week, Andy Reid was out-coached on the offensive side of the ball. For the second consecutive week, he was unable to motivate his "Dream Team"...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 2,532 reads 22 comments

  17. Philadelphia 76ers: 5 Best Players at Every Position in Franchise History

    With NBA labor negotiations at a standstill, I've decided to take a trip down Philadelphia 76ers ' memory lane in order to identify the five best players at each position in the franchise's storied history...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 946 reads 6 comments

  18. New England Patriots vs. Buffalo Bills: 5 Reasons Pats Will Win

    While the NFL season is still young, the Patriots have looked the part of a Super Bowl contender thus far...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 4,149 reads 11 comments

  19. Why NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Is a Hypocrite

    I've been a major supporter of Roger Goodell 's efforts to "reform" the NFL over the past few years—the player conduct policy, the crackdown on "questionable" hits, the admission ...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 308 reads 0 comments

  20. Brett Favre: 5 Reasons Why He Would Only Hurt Indianapolis Colts

    With Peyton Manning set to miss an extended period of time following his third neck surgery in 16 months, the Colts find themselves in desperate need of a legitimate starting quarterback (sorry Kerry Collins, that's just not you)...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 1,682 reads 10 comments

  21. NHL 2011 Training Camps: 5 Teams with the Most Work Ahead

    Yet another NHL offseason is coming to a close and training camps are beginning to open across the continent...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 2,665 reads 10 comments

  22. Green Bay Packers: 5 Players Who Need To Step Up vs. Panthers

    After one of most memorable opening Sundays in recent memory, Week 2 of the 2011 NFL season will feature a marquee matchup between the defending Super Bowl Champion Green Bay Packers and the upstart Carolina Panthers ...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 3,981 reads 10 comments

  23. Philadelphia Flyers: 5 Things Van Riemsdyk Must Do to Live Up to Contract

    With great money comes great expectations. That is a lesson young Philadelphia Flyers winger James van Riemsdyk is about to learn first-hand after signing a six-year, $25...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 624 reads 0 comments

  24. Tony Romo: 5 Reasons He's Still the Quarterback to Lead Dallas Cowboys

    Despite his recent struggles and injury issues, Tony Romo remains the best choice for the Dallas Cowboys at quarterback, at least for the foreseeable future...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 3,080 reads 27 comments

  25. Patriots vs. Dolphins Monday Night: 5 Patriots Who Will Have a Big Game

    After one of most memorable opening Sundays in recent memory, the 2011 NFL season's first Monday Night Football will feature a matchup of AFC East rivals—the New England Patriots vs...

    Sam Rucky Written by Sam Rucky about 3 years ago 847 reads 0 comments