Spike Eskin: An Open Letter To Sam HinkieWith the NBA trade deadline just two days away, I decided to write an open letter to Sixers general manager, Sam Hinkie.
Made Up Trade: Sixers Buy Low On LopezThe NBA trade deadline is Thursday. THE NBA TRADE DEADLINE IS THURSDAY! Can you feel the excitement? It's fannnnnnntastic!
Made Up Trade: Dealing Turner And Hawes TogetherWe're likely entering the final days of the Spencer Hawes and Evan Turner era of Philadelphia 76ers basketball. The trade deadline is February 20th, and it seems unlikely either guy will be on the team past that date.
Spike Eskin: The Former Philadelphia Athlete Championship Pain Scale (Donovan Rating)
Made Up Trade: Thaddeus Young Ends Up A Phoenix Sun"Oh, you guys are still here?" That must be what goes through Brett Brown's mind every time he opens up the door to Sixers practice and sees Spencer Hawes, Evan Turner and Thaddeus Young.
Local Doctor Gives Eskin Thumbs Up For Using The Heimlich To Save WIP's CataldiDespite founding Wing Bowl, which is set for Friday, it was a cheesesteak that left Angelo Cataldi choking, breathless and ready to pass out.
Made-Up Trade: Sixers, Bucks, Wizards And Pistons In Four-Team Turner TradeIt's a month until the trade deadline, and Sixers fans are on edge.
Made Up Trade: Sixers Package Turner, Hawes To CharlotteIt's January 20th, and Thaddeus Young, Evan Turner and Spencer Hawes are still on the Sixers. Who would have guessed?
Made-Up Trade: Bynum Again?Well, the Eagles have lost, so for a little while we can focus on making up trades for the Sixers that will probably never happen.
Spike Eskin: I Was Wrong, Nick Foles Is GoodThe game he played against the Bears was, as far as I can see, the best game he's played all year.
Made Up Trade: Hawes Goes To Rockets, Sixers Net Jones, PickAs I start writing this, there is the possibility that I will have to trash it at any second. We've been waiting since Sunday for a big NBA trade, now that the December 15th, 'anyone can be traded,' date has passed. Nothing has happened, and I feel like we're going to see something soon.