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Phillies Select Two, Lose Three In Rule 5 Draft

Phillies selected two players in Thursday’s rule 5 draft, while three of their players were claimed by other clubs.

12/11/2014

(Zac MacMath of Philadelphia Union reacts to a shot during a 4-1 loss to the LA Galaxy on May 25th.  Photo by Harry How/ Getty Images)

Why Did The Philadelphia Union Expose Its Goalkeepers?

When the Philadelphia Union’s expansion draft protected list came out on Monday night, it was probably a surprise to see the omission of both Zac MacMath and Rais Mbolhi.

12/09/2014

NEW YORK - MAY 20: An overall view during the 2014 NBA Draft Lottery on May 20, 2014 at the ABC News' 'Good Morning America' Times Square Studio in New York City.

Grand Imperial Poobah: Applauds NBA’s Decision To Leave Lottery Rules Alone

The Grand Imperial Poobah gives his take on the Sixers’ roster and the NBA’s decision NOT to change the draft lottery rules.

10/23/2014

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Report: NBA Lottery Reform Voted Against

According to reports, the NBA did not receive enough votes to approve the draft lottery reform.

10/22/2014

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6 Guys To Add In Fantasy Football, If You’ve Already Drafted

Here are six players that might have gone undrafted in your fantasy league, that you should own.

08/28/2014

Running back LeSean McCoy #25 of the Philadelphia Eagles runs against the New York Giants during the first quarter of a game at Lincoln Financial Field on October 27, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Vick recovered the fumble. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Running Backs To Draft

Quarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season’s top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there’s usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.

08/13/2014

Quarterback Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints points from under center in the second quarter against the Seattle Seahawks during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at CenturyLink Field on January 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks To Draft

It’s a poorly-kept secret that the Seattle Seahawks don’t mind taking a penalty flag or two for pass interference or defensive holding in exchange for five or six no-calls on borderline plays. Supposedly, the NFL will be cracking down on physical play in the defensive backfield. If true-and that’s a big if-it could mean even bigger numbers for the quarterbacks.

08/09/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JUNE 27:  Travis Sanheim is selected seventeenth by the Philadelphia Flyers in the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at the Wells Fargo Center on June 27, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Flyers Draft Defenseman Travis Sanheim With First Pick

With the 17th overall pick in the 2014 NHL draft, the Philadelphia Flyers selected Travis Sanheim.

06/27/2014

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Live Blog: Sixers Draft

Check here for LIVE running updates on Sixers draft rumors and information.

06/26/2014

Gregg Popovich greets Brett Brown of the Philadelphia 76ers before the game at the Wells Fargo Center on November 11, 2013 (Photo credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/Getty Images)

Giglio: Do Not Overlook Importance Of Round Two, For Sixers

With five second-round picks, don’t overlook the important of round two.

Sportsradio 94WIP–06/13/2014

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Phillies Agree To Terms With Aaron Nola

Phillies agree to terms with Aaron Nola.

06/10/2014

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NJ Star Pitcher Hopes To Have Baseball Dream Realized

Gatto has a very legitimate chance of going early in the draft.

06/05/2014

BOSTON, MA - 1994: Shawn Bradley #76 of the Philadelphia 76ers shoots against the Boston Celtics during a game played at the Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts circa 1994. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1994 NBAE (Photo by Dick Raphael/NBAE via Getty Images)

Video: Shawn Bradley Talks About Being ‘Posterized’

With the 2nd pick in the 1993 NBA draft, the Philadelphia 76ers selected seven-foot, six-inch center Shawn Bradley. Bradley would go down as one of the biggest busts in NBA history, spending the bulk of his career being posterized rather than doing the posterizing.

05/23/2014

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Made-Up Trade: Sixers Get #8 Pick From Sacramento In Deron Williams Megadeal

The Sixers didn’t win the #1 pick in the NBA Draft Lottery, but the #3 pick and the #10 pick they did get has sparked a big debate among Sixers fans: what should they do with the picks?

05/22/2014

PHILADELPHIA - MAY 14: Managing Owner Josh Harris of the Philadelphia 76ers introduces Sam Hinkie as President of Basketball Operations and General Manager during a press conference on May 14, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sam Hinkie: ‘It Was A Good Night For Us’

The Sixers finished the 2013-14 regular with second worst record in the NBA, giving them the second best chances at the first-overall pick in the 2014-15 draft, a 19.9% chance. However, to the fans dismay, the Sixers did not end up with the first or second overall selections on Tuesday night, but rather the third overall pick. They also acquired New Orleans’ 10th overall pick, giving the Sixers two top-ten picks in a deep 2014 draft.

05/21/2014

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