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Philadelphia Sports Coverage: Phillies, Eagles, Sixers, Flyers
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Read "Injury Report: New York (N) at Philadelphia" and more at Continue reading
Mike "Doc" Emrick announced his retirement from broadcasting after 47 years on Monday, many of them spent on national platforms like ESPN, ABC and NBC. Continue reading
With the news of Mike "Doc" Emrick retiring, we take a look back at how the legendary broadcaster got his start. Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Kevin McCormick, Sports Talk Philly Editor We are about a month away from the 2020 NBA draft. Whether the Sixers will make the 21st pick for themselves is still up in the air, but they still hold four picks in the second round. With multiple... Continue reading
Pitching coach Bryan Price has retired from his pitching coach role, the Phillies announced. Continue reading
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Flyers forward Nolan Patrick has accepted the team’s qualifying offer, returning on a one-year, $874,125 deal. Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Kevin McCormick, Sports Talk Philly Editor Since being hired by the Sixers, Doc Rivers has been busying trying to build a top-level coaching staff to join him. Rivers had his eye on Alvin Gentry, but he would eventually accept an offer to join the Kings'... Continue reading
During the Phillies rebuild, there is one free agent signing that continually keeps the club from moving forward Continue reading
The Flyers announced on Monday that they have signed defenseman Erik Gustafsson to a one-year deal worth $3 million. Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Kevin McCormick, Sports Talk Philly Editor There is a lot to look forward to this upcoming Sixers season. Now under a new coach in Doc Rivers, we should expect to see new experiments with the roster and playstyles. Adding a Hall of Fame-caliber coach should... Continue reading
The guys talk about the surprising news of Matt Niskanen's retirement and the Flyers response by re-signing Justin Braun. They also discuss how it affects the Flyers offseason plans. Additionally, they look at some of the roster moves around the league and more. Continue reading
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Free agency opened on Friday and many players are electing patience in making their decisions, hearing out offers. There was no tampering period as there usually is in free agency, so every team was able to make their pitch against one another at the same time. On Day 1, the Flyers elected patience as well and continue to wait for the right opportunity. Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Kevin McCormick, Sports Talk Philly Editor Jahmi'us Ramsey is a freshman out of Texas Tech that is projected to be picked just outside of the lottery. In his sole college season, he averaged 15.0 PPG, 4.0 RPG, and 2.2 APG. There is a lot of... Continue reading
As free agency begins on Friday at noon, the Flyers have $8.6 million in cap space available, but have to sign Phil Myers and Nolan Patrick as well. That doesn’t leave the Flyers with much room for signing free agents, but they may explore low-risk forward options or look for a defenseman. Here are a few names to watch. Continue reading
For five of those 216 picks that heard their name called, the Flyers were the team on the other end of the announcement. Each of them expressed what it means to be selected by the Flyers organization and described both their emotions and their excitement for what lies ahead. Continue reading
After drafting Tyson Foerster in the first round, Flyers GM Chuck Fletcher said that there will still 15 players he would be happy to draft in the second round. Turns out the Flyers were able to draft two of them on Day 2 as prospects of untapped potential fell to them. Continue reading
The Flyers selected Emil Andrae, Zayde Wisdom, Elliot Desnoyers and Connor McClennon with their four picks on Day 2 of the draft. Now that you know the names, get to know the newest Flyers prospects with these scouting reports. Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Kevin McCormick, Sports Talk Philly Editor When the Sixers' season came to an end, it was abundantly clear that changes needed to be made within the organization. After the firing of former head coach Brett Brown, general manager Elton Brand said there would be a... Continue reading
The Flyers originally had six selections on Day 2 of the NHL Draft, but made four total picks after packaging some picks to move up. Continue reading
As Day 2 prepares to begin in just a few hours, here are a few players left on the board that the Flyers could target with their six picks on the day. Continue reading
The Flyers selected right winger Tyson Foerster with the 23rd overall pick. Here is a scouting report on the newest Flyers winger. Continue reading
With the 23rd overall pick in the 2020 NHL Draft, the Flyers selected right winger Tyson Foerster. Continue reading
Gary Bettman announced that the NHL and NHLPA have put the focus on a Jan. 1 start date for the 2020-21 season. Estimated timing for the start of training camp will be announced at a later date. Continue reading