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2015 76ers Mock Draft

The Sixers have a total of six picks in the draft this upcoming June. Even though the draft is more than a month away, we all have a pretty good sense at who Philly wants with the 3rd overall pick. The Sixers have five second round picks and not even Sam Hinkie knows what to […]

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Phillies acquire Nix from Orioles

The Phillies have acquired veteran infielder Jayson Nix from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for cash considerations Saturday morning. It is expected that Nix will report directly to Triple-A Lehigh Valley. Nix, 32, was hitting .167 with 3 doubles and 8 RBIs in 25 ball games for the Norfolk Tides, Baltimore’s Triple-A affiliate. According to […]

Illinois v Ohio State

Who Should The Sixers Target On Draft Day?

The Philadelphia 76ers are in the middle of a massive rebuild, which has got many fans predicting who the team will take on draft day. The currect Sixers roster is as follows: As you can see, the Sixers have a pair of fantastic young big men, in Nerlens Noel and Joel Embiid. Their games should […]

Maikel Franco

Franco called up; Asche sent down to learn

After Monday nights 4-3 loss to the Pittsburg Pirates, the Phillies announced they have optioned third baseman Cody Asche to Triple-A. Asche will join the IronPigs on Tuesday to transition into a left fielder. It is expected Asche will stay with the IronPigs for at least 10 days until the Phillies believe he is ready […]

NFL: Detroit Lions at Philadelphia Eagles

How The Chip Stole Christmas

Twas the night before the draft and all in Chip’s house, rumors were stirring, much louder than a mouse.  The Titans didn’t like number 8, but Chip surely did.  Marcus would play for Chip yet again, just like when he was a kid.  When in Nashville arose such a clatter, that franchise removed their head […]


Eagles Mock Draft 3.0 (Trades, trades, and more trades)

Draft week has arrived!  You know you’re excited for the NFL Draft when you want the weekend to end because you know it brings you a few days closer to the NFL Draft.  Since Philadelphia is such a huge football town, the city is always buzzing about the draft come March and April, but this […]


It’s Tebow Time in Philadelphia

Well, Tim Tebow was in town for a short workout for Eagles coaches about a month ago, now he’ll be in town for several workouts with Eagles coaches.  According to multiple reports, Tim Tebow will officially be a Philadelphia Eagle come Monday.  As a Tim Tebow fan, I love this signing because I truly believe […]


Eagles’ Quarterback Conundrum Continues

The Eagles traded Nick Foles and a 2nd round pick to the Rams for Sam Bradford.  The Eagles have a new starting quarterback in the former first overall pick, right?  Not so fast.  I’ve been saying all along that Chip is all about giving himself multiple outs.  We’ve seen that he had various options in […]


2015 Phillies Opening Day Notes: Welcome to Baseball Hell…

HERE’S WHAT THE PUNDITS ARE SAYING ABOUT YOUR 2015 PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES!! I may be optimistic about the Phillies winning 65 games. – David Schoenfield, SweetSpot blogger The much-needed rebuild has finally begun in Philadelphia, and the result is going to be a painful and long year for Phillies fans. – Sports Illustrated Poor Cole Hamels. – […]


My Open Letter Ruben Amaro Jr.

Dear Mr. Amaro, I write you this letter as a former season ticket holder and lifelong Philadelphia Phillies fan who has become increasingly incensed with the lack of direction this organization has.  As someone who works 50-60 hours a week in order to pay my mortgage, car payment, and bills, I hate to request someone lose […]

With Philadelphia Flyers Out Of Contention, April Brings Affordable Ticket Prices

The Philadelphia Flyers enter the month of April having already been mathematically eliminated from the 2014-15 NHL Playoffs.  Philadelphia’s struggles this season can be linked to the lack of overall consistency, showcased recently with a record of 2-4-4 in their last 10 games.  The Flyers storyline heading into the offseason will be rebuilding as they […]


Drexel Star Damion Lee to Transfer

The Drexel Dragons just finished a tough season that was filled with injuries.  The biggest injury came with just four games left when star player Damion Lee broke his hand and missed the rest of the season and the CAA tournament.  The Dragons limped to the end of the season losing in the first round […]


Cole Hamels To Start Opening Day for Phillies

Earlier this afternoon Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg named Cole Hamels the opening day starter.  Hamels was the obvious choice and it was not much of a question as to who would start opening day.  The questions are who else is going to make up the 2015 starting rotation for the Phillies. Cliff Lee is already […]

Villanova v Xavier

NCAA Basketball Awards

Welcome to CPC’s first ever college basketball award show. I will be giving out award honors to players and coaches across the nation. Without further adieu, let the show (or story) begin. National All-America: 1st Team Frank Kaminsky/Wisconsin Willie Cauley-Stein/Kentucky Jahlil Okafor/Duke Jerian Grant/Notre Dame D’Angelo Russell/Ohio State 2nd Team Seth Tuttle/Northern Iowa Bobby Portis/Arkansas […]


Sandberg Looking For Phillies to Play Small Ball This Year

Even though Citizens Bank Park is a hitter’s park look for the hometown Phillies to lead the league in bunts and not homers this summer.  As the team starts to rebuild manager Ryne Sandberg is changing the offensive approach and playing more ‘small ball’. Sandberg is looking for more bunts, hit-and-runs, and stolen bases this […]