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See an NBA game for $0.10 … seriously 10 centsUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetInterested in hosting a party for you and 16 of your friends at a Philadelphia 76ers game? If you've got $6.80 lying around, you're in luck, because a block of 17 tickets for Wednesday night's game against the Detroit Pistons was on sale for $0.40 a tic…Source: yahoo.com
Bristolmetrics: ESPN Buries The EaglesUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetThis a regular feature breaking down, minute-by-minute, the content that appears on ESPN's 11 p.m. edition of SportsCenter throughout the week. More »Source: deadspin.comShare TweetOn one side of Pennsylvania, the starting quarterback already has been scratched for Sunday. On the other end of the Commonwealth, the starting quarterback is still in play to play. Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger definitely won’t play. Eagl
Eagles star in Silver Linings PlaybookUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetAdmit it. When you watch Philly sports teams on TV, you are a superstitious sort.
Montgomery: Phils have challenging work to doUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetWell, the Florida Marlins sure are making a lot of noise this offseason. Conversely, the Phillies have been relatively quiet, but they do have a lot of hard work ahead of them, as team president David Montgomery expressed this week.Source: MLB.comShare TweetThere’s been some uncertainty about just how long Saints running back Darren Sproles would be out after breaking his hand before the team’s Week Nine game against the Eagles. Some reports said he would miss four to six weeks and others maintained thatShare TweetDallas Cowboys wide receiver/punt returner Dwayne Harris was named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week for Week 10, in which he returned a punt 78 yards for the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter of the Cowboys' victory over the Philadelphia Eagl…Source: ESPN.com
Jeremy Maclin: Don’t say I eased off because I feared getting hitUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetEagles receiver Jeremy Maclin wants to make something clear: He didn’t back away from contact out of a fear of getting hit in Sunday’s loss to the Cowboys. Maclin said today that FOX analyst Troy Aikman was wrong to suggest during the game that MaclinShare TweetThe Raiders brought in some veteran linebacker depth, signing Omar Gaither Wednesday. Gaither has 40 career starts, between stints with the Eagles and Panthers. He was in camp with the Texans this summer. He replaced Travis Goethel, who was placed on on…
The 10 Most Interesting Story Lines Of The NBA SeasonUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetYes, we know the season is still young. There are a lot of games left to be played in what should be a great year, but still, it seems there’ll be a surprise for us waiting around every corner. This season has already given us some unexpected gut-puncheSource: dimemag.com
Brent Celek hopes Eagles understand jobs are on the lineUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetEven though owner Jeffrey Lurie made it clear that the Eagles needed to show improvement from last year if they wanted to avoid major changes, tight end Brent Celek didn’t think that the team would be playing for Andy Reid’s job. That’s where CelekShare TweetThe other players on the 76ers say they don't really miss center Andrew Bynum yet, not in a basketball sense, because that would be like missing the suit you never wore.Share TweetSeven games remain and the playoffs are still a mathematical possibility, but Eagles general manager Howie Roseman is making a list, and it's full of well-paid veterans who could be out of jobs come the offseason.
Carmelo Has a Mini Meltdown; The Spurs Torture the Lakers; Deron Williams & Kyrie Irving Put On A ShowUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetPau Gasol, we hope you surround yourself with protection tonight. You might turn up along the rocks in the Pacific Ocean tomorrow morning, courtesy of a crazed Kobe Bryant. Down two on the last possession last night against the Spurs, Gasol couldn’t finSource: dimemag.com
This Day in Philadelphia Eagles TragicomedyUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetClay Harbor, for whatever reason, does not have Wi-Fi. According to Robert Griffin III, Andy Reid met with him at the NFL Scouting Combine back in Feb...Source: grantland.com
Pistons Cruise Past 76ers For First WinNov 14Greg Monroe's 19 points and 18 rebounds lead Pistons to 94-76 win over 76ers.
Countdown Daily Prediction: Eagles-RedskinsNov 14The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Philadelphia at Washington
Countdown Daily AccuScore: PHI-WSHNov 14Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Eagles-Redskins
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Clayton mailbag: Backup QBs under microscopeNov 14With four starters being injured in Week 10, the state of the NFL's backup quarterback situation is about to come into focus, writes John Clayton.