Blue Route is bringing you draft coverage leading up to the NBA draft on June 20, 2019. The Philadelphia 76ers are slated to select 24th pick in the draft. The NBA draft often sees movement, trades and drama, so to prepare you for various potential outcomes, the Blue Route will be giving you draft profiles for the all of...
Freshman star guard Luguentz Dort has declared for the 2019 NBA Draft. The Sixers need someone to defend the pick-and-roll in the backcourt. How does Lu Dort fit with the Philadelphia 76ers? On April 10th, Lu Dort made it known that he would be declaring for the 2019 NBA Draft. The Montreal native...
Standings 1st- Philadelphia Phillies- 27-19 2nd- Atlanta Braves- 25-22, 2.5 games back 3rd- New York Mets- 20-25, 6.5 games back 4th- Washington Nationals- 19-27, 8 games back 5th- Miami Marlins- 13-31, 13 games back Recap PHILLIES The Phillies need to pray they don't see the Milwaukee Brewers in the playoffs. The Brewers came to Philadelphia and absolutely whipped the Phillies in three of four games....
The Markelle Fultz saga took yet another turn this week. Fultz's agent, Raymond Brothers, announced that his client has been diagnosed with thoracic outlet syndrome, which, according to Brothers, "affects nerves between the neck and shoulder resulting in abnormal functional movement and range of motion, thus severely limiting Markelle’s ability to shoot a basketball". As was already discussed here...
With the fifth pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, the Cleveland Cavaliers select... Blue Route is bringing you draft coverage leading up to the NBA draft on June 20th, 2019. The Philadelphia 76ers are slated to select 24th pick in the draft. The NBA draft often sees movement, trades and drama, so to prepare you for various potential...
Standings 1st- Philadelphia Phillies- 31-22 2nd- Atlanta Braves- 30-24, 1.5 games back 3rd- New York Mets- 26-26, 4.5 games back 4th- Washington Nationals- 22-31, 9 games back 5th- Miami Marlins- 16-34, 13.5 games back   Recap PHILLIES The Phillies began one of the hardest parts of their schedule by splitting a four game series on the road with the Cubs. J.T. Realmuto hit his sixth home...
Welcome to Views from 116. In case you forgot, this column is a perspective from the stands for the fans. Let’s get to it. Sixers vs. Kings – Friday, March 15, 2019 Yesterday, the 43-25 Sixers took on the 33-34 Kings. The Sixers won 123-114, improving to 44-25 while the Kings fell to 33-35. Pregame: I took the subway down...
Data analytics is nothing new to basketball, and certainly nothing new to Process Trusters.  In today's episode, Jason talks with Nadia Haven, CEO of Marakana.ai.  They are a company that presently specializes in soccer analytics, but there's a tremendous amount of overlap here, especially with International players.
With the NFL draft being only several days away, we take a look at the potential approach the Philadelphia Eagles may have this Thursday night. Running Back Since Howie Roseman made such an incredible move for Jordan Howard, the need or urgency to draft a back isn't quite what it...
The 2018-2019 MLB offseason was a wild one for the Philadelphia Phillies. It saw the Phils add the face of baseball Bryce Harper and J.T. Realmuto, who general manager Matt Klentak called "the best catcher in baseball" at the introductory press conference. In addition to those two, the Phillies signed former MVP Andrew McCutchen and former All...
Should Markelle Fultz be a starter at the beginning of the season?   (Photo: Sixers Sense) By now we all know the Markelle Fultz injury, yips, broken jumper, whatever you want to call it, saga has been one of the most complicated situations in recent NBA history. Why can't he shoot anymore? How does someone forget how to shoot after being so efficient...
We’re a team that’s very versatile on the defensive end...different sizes, different strengths. We have one of the best at the rim players in the league...two of the best -- Joel and Boban. This is gonna be a really good defensive team. Tonight, when we were really locked in and solid...we were really good. Just getting that...