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: 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.
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.
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?
Brett Brown: Thad Young Wanted To 'Prove His Heart Is In The Right Place' After RumorsThaddeus Young is playing the best basketball of his career, at a time that it might be the toughest for him to do so.
Thaddeus Young Denies He Requested A Trade From SixersIt's a time of transition for the Philadelphia 76ers, for the organization and for the players. While general manager Sam Hinkie goes through the process of rebuilding the roster, there are a few veterans who are caught in the middle.
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.
Report: Phillies 'Very Willing' To Trade Jimmy RollinsTrade rumors have circulated about just about every player on the Phillies so far this season. Domonic Brown's name has been mentioned often, Jonathan Papelbon is the subject of many rumors, and just last week the Phillies were reportedly ready to listen to offers for both Cliff Lee and Cole Hamels.
Report: Phillies Listening To Offers For Cliff Lee, Cole HamelsWith Roy Halladay's retirement, and today's report from baseball's Winter Meetings, the Phillies could go from the five aces they had just a few years back, to zero aces.
Report: Phillies 'Actively Shopping' Domonic BrownReports say the Phillies are 'actively shopping' Domonic Brown.
Phillies Trade Kratz To Blue Jays For RHP Lincoln The Philadelphia Phillies traded catcher Erik Kratz and left-hander Rob Rasmussen to the Toronto Blue Jays for righty Brad Lincoln on Tuesday night.
Made Up Trade: Let's FInd A Way To Send Evan Turner To Cleveland!For what seems like no particular reason other than the Cavs continuing to struggle, and the Bulls losing Derrick Rose, the Evan Turner trade engine has been working double time this week.
Report: Evan Turner To Cavs Trade A PossibilityThe Evan Turner trade rumor machine is operating at full speed right now. Yesterday, a suggested trade to the Bulls was making the rounds, now, another midwestern team seems to be a possibility.
Keidel: Trading Big Ben Would Be A Big BlunderThere's a baleful buzz around Big Ben and my beloved black & gold these days. Reports say that the mountainous QB is now a mutinous QB, demanding he be traded at the end of this season.