1. Philadelphia 76ers: The Sheep Needing a Shepherd

    The Philadelphia 76ers are a team that is lost; a team desperately seeking an identity. When Ed Stefanski whispered in Mo Cheeks' ear the direction he wanted one could have assumed all was well down South Broad Street...

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  2. How Do the Philadelphia Flyers Get to the Next Level?

    Are the Philadelphia Flyers a good hockey team? Yes, they are a good hockey team. Are they a championship-level hockey team? Well, not really...

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  3. Philadelphia 76ers: Ed Stefanski Should Consult Doug Donofrio

    Ed, The time is now. This is the franchise's most critical moment in history. This is a basketball team with tremendous upside; a window of seven years, with good young players all between the ages of 25 and 20...

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  4. "The Hyena Effect" Winning In Numbers

    The hyena is known as a master at creating and exploiting chaos; a unified pack of goal oriented clan members with one purpose in mind-kill the impending prey.....

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  5. Chemistry or Synergy?: What's the Difference?

    When a team wins a world championship, the first thing that comes to mind is "Wow! That team has great chemistry", or "Chemistry was an integral part of their winning it all", or "That team lacks sufficient chemistry to get to the next level...

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  6. Scottie Upshall or Daniel Carcillo: Trade or Not to Trade

    The initial thought was trading Scottie Upshall and a second round pick for Daniel Carcillo was a horrible deadline transaction by Philadelphia Flyers General Manager Paul Holmgren. Let us look a little further...

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  7. Philadelphia Flyers: Balanced And Ready To Win Lord Stanley's Cup

    What is balance? I believe it has something to do with apportioned ingredients, such as you find while making a cake or keeping a seesaw level...

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  8. Is It Finally Time For The Eagles To Part With McNabb

    Is Donovan McNabb the greatest quarterback in Eagles history? We could probably make a strong case for that question as being a yes...

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  9. The Have and the Have Nots

    The elite and the poor of the NBA. Is there an in-between? Lakers, Magic, Cavaliers, Celtics, and San Antonio are considered the elite, right? What do those teams all have in common? ...

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  10. McNabb and Eagles: Missing the Intangibles To Win It All

    Let's see, the NFC East has won 11 world championships since 1966-67, the first year the NFL declared the championship game between the AFC and NFC winners the historic "Super Bowl...

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  11. What Is the 40-Yard Dash at the NFL Scouting Combine?

    I have been a fan of the NFL Scouting combine for many years and it amazes me that NFL scouts and personnel people are still looking for track stars and 4.33 40's...

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  12. Penguins: Sidney Crosby the Reason for the Swoon

    How important is team unity and team morale in professional sports? I had believed the Pittsburgh Penguins were on their way to a new NHL dynasty of winning multiple world championships and domination of an era...

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  13. Has The West Coast Philosophy Lost Its Novelty?

    McNabb and Eagles Come Up Short Again: Photo above. Ah, the West Coast Offense, the most prolific offensive philosophy in football, is now dying a slow death across the National Football League...

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  14. Can The Phillies Repeat In 2009?

    The Philadelphia Phillies are indeed the World Champions of baseball. The question now are can they do it again and are they good enough to repeat? If you ask each of the players to a man they ...

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  15. The Philadelphia 76ers: Dynasty of the New Millenium

    Present-day basketball fans have the pleasure of watching a dynasty approach from the horizon. The Sixers have a nice young nucleus, a foundation on which to build...

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  16. John Stevens: A Genius in Our Midst

    John Stevens, head coach, Philadelphia Flyers. Genius. The NHL has seen their share of intellectual coaches over the years but none more cerebral than Philadelphia Flyers mastermind, John Stevens...

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  17. A Treasure Found in Philly

    Are we all on the same wavelength, as it relates to the Sixers finding their lost identity? Here are some thoughts...

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