You know your favorite team is rebuilding when a projection of 24 wins is disappointing because it’s too high. Alas, here are your 2013-14 Philadelphia 76ers.
It would be an understatement to say that the last couple of years have been forgettable in Philadelphia sports. Bryzgalov and Bynum highlighted the Flyers and Sixers timelines for all of the wrong reasons, the Eagles fell apart to an extent we may have deemed unbelievable five years ago, and the Phillies have gone from the league’s elite, to one of the most questioned front offices in all of baseball.
The new court, which cost about $80,000, comes courtesy of Beyond Sport, an organization that looks at sports in the context of social change.
Chris continues covering the developments from Washington as the President prepares to launch a military operation against Syria. He also discusses Mayor Michael Nutter’s response to criticism from the teachers union and he talks to Queen Latifah before the launch of her syndicated daytime television show.
DeSean Jackson says that Eagles are one of the NFL’s top five teams.
MLB statistcal projections say that Ryan Howard’s contract could be the worst of all time.
ESPN says it has decided to cut its 3D TV channel by the end of the year.
A report says that Kobe Bryant has reached an agreement with the auction house that was set to sell his old gear.
If you know how to spell guetapens, last year’s winning word in the National Spelling Bee, that’s great. But, if you’re a contestant this year, you have to know what it means.
Chris reviews the aftermath of Rand Paul’s filibuster, including the attacks on him by John McCain and Lindsay Graham as well as Keith Olbermann’s potential return to ESPN and Joy Behar’s exit from the View. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece about Phillies Spring Training, and Kevin Connolly about his new show on the Travel Channel.
Chris discusses John Boehner’s failure to pass his “Plan B” alternative and runs down Mayor Michael Nutter’s top ten songs of 2012. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Public Welfare, Gary Alexander, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece about what could be Andy Reid’s last home game as Eagles Head Coach, and Comedian Ian Bagg.
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Hugh Douglas has a new nickname, and it’s Turbo Bird.