Along with the rest of the world, the NBA is currently in hiatus. However, if the draft went down tomorrow the Sixers would own the 22nd pick in the 2020 NBA Draft. There should be some really interesting prospects in this range, especially since there was no NCAA tournament. A lot of really good prospects could potentially...
The Eagles have reportedly acquired cornerback Darius Slay from the Detroit Lions in exchange for a 3rd round pick and a fifth round pick. Philadelphia has also reportedly agreed to a contract extension with Slay that amounts to 3 years $50M with $30M guaranteed. It will make Slay the highest paid corner in the NFL in terms of money...
97.5 The Fanatic's Jamie Lynch joins Jack (@JackConnellTPL) and Deibs (@mrcrockpot) to react and break down the Darius Slay news. Discussion topics include... Initial reaction to the Philadelphia Eagles trade for Darius SlayWhat does the Darius Slay addition mean for the the Eagles and Jim Schwartz's defense?Who should start on the opposite site of...
Jack (@JackConnellTPL) and Deibs (@mrcrockpot) react and grade the top Eagles Free Agency news of the day. Malcolm Jenkins, Jalen Mills, Javon Hargraves, Rodney McLeod discussion.... all found below! https://youtu.be/TwkG-ySPR2M Please be sure to like and subscribe to the TPL YouTube Channel below! Thanks for watching!
I've had trouble coming up with a word or witty metaphor that best describes the last few days in the world of sports or lack thereof. Because frankly, I've never experienced anything close to it in my 22 years of sports fandom. All of sports, better yet all of society, has hit the pause button in the wake...
Jack (@JackConnellTPL) & Deibs (@mrcrockpot) discuss the top news of NFL Free Agency, the signing of Hassan Ridgeway & some of the top free agents the Eagles should target... Discussion topics include... Which players around the NFL received a franchise tag?Eagles sign Hassan Ridgeway to a one-year contractQuick thoughts on the...
March 17, 2009.  I was twelve years old. The 33-31 Sixers were making their annual stop in Los Angeles to face the 53-13 Lakers. From the time of my earliest memories to my seventeenth year on this planet, that matchup--and virtually every other matchup involving the Sixers and any team that had a double-digit lead on the .500 mark...
Last summer, we here at The Painted Lines did a deep dive on the top 100 prospects at every position heading into the 2019-2020 season. Many of the players on that list have made the jump to the NHL, and now seemed like a good time to take a look at who are the 20 best drafted...
This is the first installment in a series of player profiles for June's NBA draft. While we are still unsure of the full Sixers' draft capital, this series will cover targets that will likely be available at the back-end of the draft or in the undrafted free agency market. And as we have learned from teams such...
In an unprecedented episode of The Feed To Embiid, Brock and Austin hold the trial of a Sixer. The first defendant? Brett Brown. Don't miss the latest episode!
Howie Roseman wants to inject speed and youth on defense and this senior is one of the fastest defensive backs in the entire draft. One could argue that no one in college football has made more plays on the ball during the last two years. How does Jeff Gladney fit with the Philadelphia Eagles? Let’s take a...
Philadelphia basketball has a reputation for being gritty, hard nosed, and relentless. “That’s the only thing you know. Nothing is easy,” Philadelphia native and former NBA player Jameer Nelson said. On Tuesday night in Philadelphia, Nelson and fellow Philadelphia native and Washington Mystics guard Natasha Cloud joined Team Princeton’s 3x3 men’s basketball player Robbie Hummel and Philadelphia 76ers...