It definitely has been a long couple of years in the city of brotherly love. We have gone through many blunders and mistakes by the management of our clubs, as well as an array of losses we all can still feel. As a person in his late 30’s, I vividly remember the same times of heartache before that left us searching for answers. If you … Continue reading Philadelphia Sports are Ready for Lift Off!
Sum of All Sports Report Fantasy Sports, Real Sports and Sports Entertainment All in One Place! The NFL Draft of 2016 has come and gone, but the stories will continue to play out throughout the season. Being drafted in the NFL is a privilege and one that cannot be underestimated. In due time we will find out what players were worth the investment. This day had … Continue reading NFL Draft Slides and Surprises
Sum of All Sports Report Fantasy Sports, Real Sports and Sports Entertainment All in One Place! The Golden State Warriors are in the midst of a historical season. Having already set the record for best start to a season by winning 28 straight games, they are also on pace to break the NBA’s win-loss record of 72-10 set by the Chicago Bulls in the 1996 season. Will … Continue reading Golden State on Pace to Hit 73…Sum of All Sports Report
Sum of All Sports Report Fantasy Sports, Real Sports and Sports Entertainment All in One Place! Toronto Maple Leafs find their Coach….Mike Babcock signs 8yr/50 million Blackhawks edge Ducks in Triple OT….Series tied 1 -1….Who has the advantage? NBA Draft Lottery concludes…Timberwolves notch #1 pick…Who will it be? Ryan Tannehill signs massive extension …6yr/96 million…QB market affected? Automatic Extra Point no more…NFL votes to push … Continue reading Timberwolves Notch #1 Pick….Sum of All Sports Report
Never wanting to shy away from controversy, I will share my thoughts on Hall of Fame athletes I find overrated. Now, my criteria is strictly based on my gut and my version of the eye test we sports fanatics use while watching games. Baseball…Cal Ripken What, over 400 hundred homeruns and 3,000 hits! Mr. Ironman himself! Yep. As a fan I never feared him when he … Continue reading Most Overrated Athletes of All-Time
The state of Flyers hockey is more of a riddle than poetry. Here are some riddles for you… I wear a number 5 and love to turn the puck over? Or, I am a right handed defenseman who skates in mud, who am I? Try this, I was paid $30 million over six years and cannot get the puck out of my zone, and no … Continue reading State of the Flyers: Riddle Me This!
Having become an intense and knowledgeable fan of hockey since the mid-1970s, I just feel something is missing in today’s game. As I write this in my Don Cherry sports coat, I will admit the speed and skill is obviously better than ever (less Mr. Gretzky, Lemieux, and Orr), and the restrictions on clutching, grabbing, and hooking is nice to see. Yet, once again, something … Continue reading Waxing Poetic for Old Time Hockey
The Philadelphia Eagles may have stolen the headlines all week with the hiring of Chip Kelly, but today the whole city is filled with emotion and angst, looking forward to the opening of the their beloved Flyers season. Philadelphia is a city filled with football, baseball, basketball, and hockey fans that clamour together as one unit. Over the years, the Phillies and Eagles, have … Continue reading Orange and Black Holiday
As the 2012-13 shortened season approaches, there has been a passing of the torch in Philadelphia sports. Chris Pronger, who has stepped aside because of the lingering effects of post-concussion syndrome, has passed his confidence on to Claude Giroux to lead the Flyers on the ice. We have seen many captains pass through this city, with the likes of Eric Lindros, Bobby Clarke, and Rick Tocchet, … Continue reading O Captain My Captain……
The City of Philadelphia is known for its passion, history, and fan base when it comes to our sports teams. I dare anyone, in any city, to try and compare to the likes of the Orange and Black Sea that is called the Wells Fargo Center. We cheer, boo, and tell you exactly the way we feel, which is why we sometimes get a bad reputation. … Continue reading Passion and Perseverance!!