"I really don't think about it like that," said Brett Brown in protest, when asked if the game against the Lakers had a special meaning. Brown spoke at length about learning more about his team versus measuring up against LeBron James. Brown said that the only way to slow LeBron James down is to "show him a...
What were the major headlines in the week of Philly sports? Brock (@LandesBrock) and Deibs (@mrcrockpot) recap all the top stories in Philly sports Discussion topics include… Ben Simmons' triple double vs the Brooklyn Nets Matisse Thybulle's dominance on defense since being in the starting lineupThe Philadelphia Flyers defeating the Pittsburgh...
What were the top plays of the week from the Philadelphia 76ers? Deibs (@mrcrockpot) gathers his personal top 10 plays along with some fantastic honorable mentions! Get your Furkan popcorn ready! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1nJ2w3S1bo0&feature=youtu.be If you like what you see, be sure to subscribe to The Painted Lines YouTube channel above!...
Austin (@KrellTPL) of The Feed to Embiid Podcast and Deibs (@mrcrockpot) react to the Philadelphia 76ers 107-95 loss to the Toronto Raptors! Discussion topics include… Who takes the blame for the loss?What were the main takeaways from the game?What happened to the offense in the 4th quarter?The Rise of Matisse ThybulleHow...
As the Sixers embarked on a stretch without their All-Star center, much was made about the team's ability to finish games. And while the offense looks clunky and awkward, Philadelphia has closed games out by simply putting a lid on the basket. Defense was always this team's true calling card. But since Embiid's injury, this group has...
On January 15th, Justin Jefferson officially declared for the 2020 NFL Draft.  How does he fit with the Philadelphia Eagles? Let’s take a look. Previous Eagles Draft Target Articles, click below! CeeDee LambHenry Ruggs IIILaviska Shenault Justin Jefferson Fun Facts A key cog to the...
I recall a line delivered by platinum-selling artist and Tobias Harris doppelganger J. Cole on his 2010 mixtape Friday Night Lights that reads, “Keep grinding, boy, your life can change in one year.” First off, I already know I’m going to be getting slack for quoting J Cole. His music’s boring, he never has any features, he’s kind of corny,...
Laviska Shenault Jr., WR, Colorado (6-2, 224, 4.55) College Overview (Per ESPN) Career Stats (27 Games): 149 Receptions 1,943 Yards 10 TDs 2019 Stats (11 Games): 56 Receptions 764 Yards 4 TDs Laviska Shenault Jr. is a low first, early second round talent in a stacked 2020 wide receiver class. At 6-2 and 224 pounds and in a stacked wide receiver class, Shenault...
Al son de Ben Simmons. Gracias por escuchar "Prueba de Fuego 1x17". Dejamos atrás la resaca de la victoria en Boston y nos vamos aocstumbrando a la vida sin Embiid, en una semana que nos ha dejado tanto cosas positivas como negativas. Afrontamos el programa con el equipo situado en la 5º plaza en la conferencia Este, apenas a 2.0...
At The Painted Lines, we usually talk about stuff like sports and television. Sometimes, however, there is stuff bigger than that. Today, we are going to introduce you to Juwan Adams. Juwan is 17 years old and is fighting Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. He is in need of a stem cell transplant through a Bone Marrow registry. Juwan is defined by so...
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The South Bay Lakers, 10-16 in the G League Western Conference, made a visit to the 76ers Fieldhouse on Monday afternoon. The Matinee match was held in honor...
Let's rewind to the 2019 draft. The Eagles held the 25th overall pick and leapfrogged two teams in order to trade up for pick No. 22. They selected the heir to Jason Peters' left tackle position in Washington State's Andre Dillard. Houston, wielding the 23rd pick, had an affinity for Dillard. https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/1121605697240588288?s=20 One of the Eagles' agendas for Dillard in 2019...