Sixers Season Preview: Ugly, But A Great PersonalityThe idea of rebuilding in the NBA is certainly more fun in theory than it is in reality. Tanking, as many call it, even at its most pure, is the practice of knowingly putting an inferior product on the court in the short-term, in exchange for the possibility of long-term success.
Gold Stars And Demerits: Eagles Vs. GiantsThe one thing that this season was supposed to be, despite wins and losses, was exciting. This is not exciting.
Made Up Trade: Kevin Love, Blake Griffin BlockbusterAfter weeks, months, of finding a way to trade Thaddeus Young and Spencer Hawes, and once in a while Evan Turner, we gave made-up trade-master Ethan Giles (on Twitter @Giles1228) a week to work with other teams.
Spike Eskin: Skin Not Thick Enough For Sports And Social MediaIf you don't laugh, you'll probably cry. If you don't cry, you'll likely lock yourself inside your house and not come out for a while.
Gold Stars And Demerits: Eagles Vs. CowboysLet's have a moment of silence for the Quarterback Controversy Era. It was a fun two weeks.
Spike Eskin: The Genius Behind The Quarterback ControversyLast week, it was a quarterback conversation. This week, after Nick Foles' performance in Tampa, it's a full-fledged quarterback controversy. This thing is still gaining speed. If Foles has another big-time game against the Cowboys, look out.
Made Up Trade: Sixers Net Henson In Four Team Deal Involving RondoSince the last made up trade column, the Sixers have actually started playing basketball.
Gold Stars And Demerits: Eagles Vs. BucsLast week, there wasn't a quarterback controversy, there was a quarterback disagreement. There was a quarterback conversation. This week, we have a full-on, overdrive, out of control, quarterback controversy baby!
Finding Comfort In The Failure Of Other CitiesNot only has the last year or two in Philadelphia sports been pretty terrible, it seems like there's always a new reminder of just how terrible it's been.
Gold Stars And Demerits: Eagles Vs. GiantsNick Foles gets the biggest gold star of the week, for giving us the QB controversy we need.
Made Up Trade: Granger, Hawes, Caldwell-Pope Moved In Four-Team DealIn today's hypothetical trade, the Sixers acquire Kentavious Caldwell-Pope from the Pistons.
Spike Eskin: My Impossible Dream Of The Eagles And Josh FreemanI want the Eagles to take a chance on Josh Freeman. I can't imagine this is going to happen, but I would be elated if it did.
Breaking Bad's Laura Fraser Channels Her 'Inner Hate' To Play Lydia Rodarke-QuayleBreaking Bad feels like it's everywhere. The show, which has gained traction and fans with every passing episode, concludes Sunday night with a finale that has left people guessing, and a final season that has left people gasping for air
Made Up Trade: Sixers Acquire Kidd-Gilchrist In Four-Team DealWith Sixers training camp beginning this weekend, we've got a very special made up trade for this week.
Philly Soccer Show: Dissecting the Union with SpikeThis week the <em>KYW Philly Soccer Show</em> takes a look at the Philadelphia Union from a slightly different perspective.