Of the big four professional sports teams in Philadelphia, the Sixers have had the least playoff success in the last decade. The team has taken steps to try and rebuild a winner over the last few months, but the on-court product in recent years has left a lot to be desired.
This is the part of the Eagles preseason that is usually pretty tough to get through. It’s like coming down off of a caffeine high. When training camp starts, everyone is so fired up. Then there’s the first preseason game, and everyone’s fired up. And then we have to wait an entire month through terrible football and lesser storylines until we get an actual game.
Philadelphia 76ers owner Josh Harris and business partner David Blitzer on Thursday bought the Devils and the lease to the Prudential Center from Jeff Vanderbeek for $320 million.
When you say it out loud, it does sound pretty crazy. “The owners of the Sixers are purchasing the New Jersey Devils. And Scott O’Neil, the CEO of the Sixers will also be the CEO of the Devils.” Sure, it’s not the first time one ownership group has owned teams in different markets. But the Devils are one of the Flyers biggest rivals, so this is new territory.
Another week, another controversy. With that, another controversy that doesn’t really matter.Sixers owner Josh Harris wants to buy the Devils. Cue the outrage.
A new era in Eagles football starts tonight, and that is a super big deal. I mean, it will be a big deal for about a quarter, and then the game will devolve into preseason slop like it always does, but it’s still football.
Reports say the Rangers will play the Islanders and the Devils at Yankee Stadium in 2014.
Matt Read and Claude Giroux both scored goals in the shootout to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 2-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night.
The Flyers will be looking for a second straight win tonight against the Devils.
David Clarkson scored on a deflection at 10:43 of the third period and the New Jersey Devils rallied from a two-goal deficit to defeat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-3 on Friday night.
The Flyers return to the ice tonight as they visit the New Jersey Devils. This is the third game of a six-game road trip, and thus far the Flyers have split the first two games.
The Flyers will look to shake off a sluggish start to this shortened season tonight as they travel to North Jersey to skate with the New Jersey Devils.
The Flyers go down to the Devils in five games.
The Flyers hope home ice truly is an advantage tonight as they look to stay alive against the Devils in their Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series.
The NHL has suspended Claude Giroux for Tuesday night’s game 5 against the New Jersey Devils for his hit on Dainius Zubrus in Sunday’s game.