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“Billy Martin” by Bill Pennington, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $30.00, 530 pages is a monster lode of material on the man the book's sub-title...

Harvey Frommer   sports book reviews   Billy Martin   baseball

Kelly Frye Stars on The Big Stage at Wizard World Philadelphia (Updated)

Philadelphia   - -  Full disclosure : I am a big fan of DC's "The Flash". The CW has a big hit on their hands and one of the more compelling...

The Flash   Kelly Frye   Wizard World Philadelphia   WWE Paige

The Kids Are Still All Right as The Who Tours The Delaware Valley

        Legendary British band “The Who” are on tour and they will soon be generating a ton of excitement at the Wells Fargo Center Sunday May...

Tales from NBA Draft history

       We are at that time of year again. The NFL draft is finished, and the NBA draft has next. The NBA draft is all the rage. Prospects are...

2015 NBA Draft   NBA   Bob Cousy   Al McGuire

FDH Lounge NFL Draft Preview Show

This is a good crew and Jason Jones a noted NFL Draft analyst. Listen to the 2015 NFL Draft preview here:

2015 NFL Draft. Marcus Mariotta   Jamels Winston   Eagles   Jets

2015 NHL Draft — My Top 30 Version 2.0

Here is version 2.0. It’s not my mock draft and this will definitely change again. 1) Connor McDavid - 6-1, 190 - C - Even if he suffered a...

Connor McDavid   Dylan Strome   Jack Eichel   2015 NHL Draft   Noah Hanifin

Shoot To Thrill Book Review

When I heard that there was going to be a book about the shootout I was intrigued. There are so many people for and against it that it could...

Kenny Albert   Marek Malik   Shoot To Thrill   Shootout

Chanel Ryan - - Scream Queen Meets Animal Activist

There are few people I admire in the world more than Chanel Ryan. Why? Because she was a successful model who decided she wanted to be a full-...

Chanel Ryan   Hell's Kitty   Modeling   Acting   Mind Puppets

The Sad Truth About The A-Rod Home Run Chase

NEW YORK, NY – Baseball’s most notorious performance enhancing drug abuser has resumed his place as the face of the New York Yankees to the...

Alex Rodriguez   Home Run Chase   MLB   Willie Mays

Uninspired Nets Team Will Fail In the First Round

Joe Johnson and Deron Williams had an opportunity to have their Nets moment in their underachieving tenures. All they had to do was make that...

Joe Johnson   deron williams   Brooklyn Nets   NBA playoffs


Josh Harding, the Inspirational Minnesota Wild Goalie, Receives a Special Tribute Card from Upper Deck!

Carlsbad, Calif. (September 4, 2014) – Josh Harding is a goalie for the Minnesota Wild® who was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in November,... Tags:

Josh Harding   NHL   Minnesota Wild

Grier, Olczyk to Serve as Head Coaches at CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game in Buffalo

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Mike Grier (Holliston, Mass.), who played 15 years in the National Hockey League, including two stints with the... Tags:

Ed Olczyk   Mike Grier   All American Prospects Game   Buffalo   2015 NHL Draft

Forty-Two Players Selected for 2014 CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game in Buffalo

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- USA Hockey announced today the 42 players who will compete in the third annual CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects... Tags:

2014 All American Prospects Game   USA Hockey   Jack Eichel   Noah Hanifin

NHLPA Rookie Showcase Put a Lot of Skill on Display

Last weekend in Toronto the NHLPA and Upper Deck brought in over 30 players to take action shots for their upcoming trading cards. And to...

Off The Post: Del Zotto Brought Onboard by Flyers, Timonen’s Future Uncertain

Call it unexpected and very unfortunate August hockey news as Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen is expected to be released from a hospital in... Tags:

Ron Hextall. Michael Del Zotto   Hockey   Philadelphia Flyers   Kimmo Timonen

Off The Post: NHL Eastern Conference Offseason Review

Giving the free agency market a few weeks to sort itself after the initial flurry, one can often find later signings that can have just as much... Tags:

Aaron Ekblad   Dan Boyle   Kyle Dubas   Matt Niskanen

Madsen’s Winding Road Leads To Harvard

Merrick Madsen is abundantly aware that his life is about to change. Considering the road he’s traveled to this point…from California through... Tags:

Merrick Madsen   Flyers   Hockey   Harvard University

Aube-Kubel A Key Addition To Flyers’ Skilled Players Stable

PHILADELPHIA-After the Philadelphia Flyers made the decision to draft defenseman Travis Sanheim from the Western Hockey League’s Calgary Hitmen... Tags:

Nicolas Aube-Kubel   Val D'or   Flyers   Hockey   2014 Memorial Cup

Flyers Development Camp Observations Part 2

Voorhees -- Camp is over but not forgotten. This is my last scouting report update on some of the players. Updates will be bolded. Sam Morin -... Tags:

Merrick Madsen   Sam Morin   Travis Sanheim   Robert Hagg   Philadelphia Flyers

Flyers Player Development Model Version 2.0 Is Now On Display

Voorhees, For more than a few years Flyers camp always had a lot of scrimmaging and one game against the Capitals. This year, the first camp...