Category - Pro Talk

Pro talk: Lebron to Philly

The Philadelphia 76ers’ win on Thursday night proved to be a critical one on and off the court. As this young Sixers team continues to learn and grow, they played a well-executed...

Pro talk: Nick Foles

It’s Sunday night, Feb. 4 at around 10:30 in the evening. Philadelphia Eagles backup quarterback, Nick Foles, is standing on a podium in the middle of US Bank Stadium in...

Pro talk: state of the NFC East

As of the end of week 2, the NFC East appears to be the lovable disaster it was for much of the late 2000’s and early 2010’s: four of the most popular teams in the league battling...

West Chester’s Pro Talk

Phillies third baseman Maikel Franco tried to play it cool when he was asked by Dan Plesac of MLB Network if he would rather hit a game-winning home run or make a game-winning...

NBA Rookie of the Year

With almost four weeks of the 2016-17 season in the books, it is never too early to start looking at potential candidates for the NBA Rookie of the Year. The first name to come to...

Curse breaker: Cubs win!

Wait till next year has been the mantra of Cubs fans for many years. Next year has come and gone many times since 1908, the year of the Cubs’ last championship—until this year...

Believeland: part two?

As LeBron James and the Cavaliers begin to defend their NBA title, there’s another team in the land that wants to bring a championship back to Northeast Ohio. Another underdog...

West Chester’s Pro Talk

The National Football League is heading into week six of the 2016 season, and already we’re seeing why the NFL is the most exciting league in America. Perhaps one of the most...

West Chester’s Pro Talk

One more week, and the Major League Baseball regular season will be over. One more week, and then the playoffs will begin. But wait: postseason baseball hasn’t arrived yet...

West Chester’s Pro Talk

The Philadelphia Eagles’ 2015 season, the most disappointing season since the end of the Andy Reid era in 2012, ended at a pitiful 4-12. They weren’t the least talented team in...

West Chester’s Pro Talk

Well, it’s finally here. The long wait is over, and all is right in the world, because football is back. With numerous storylines, highly touted rookies and fantasy football, this...

West Chester’s Pro Talk

With the 13th overall pick in the 1996 NBA Draft, the Charlotte Hornets select guard Kobe Bryant out of Lower Merion High School. Wait, what? Obviously Kobe did not remain a...

West Chester’s Pro Talk

The Villanova Wildcats were in desperate need of a rebuttal after North Carolina guard Marcus Paige sank a miraculous double-clutch three-pointer to knot the score at 74-74 in the...

West Chester’s Pro Talk

Golf’s prince, its chosen one, is now 40 years old. That’s right. Eldrick “Tiger” Woods is now on the back nine in his own life. Over the past couple of years, we have seen the...

West Chester’s Pro Talk

After mid-January, there tends to be a significant focus on the NBA. There are multiple reasons as to why that happens, such as the conclusion of the NFL season, the NBA All-Star...

West Chester’s Pro Talk

On June 25, 2015, many Sixers fans and basketball fanatics were awaiting the moment when NBA Commissioner Adam Silver called star Ohio State point guard D’Angelo Russell as he was...

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What a game. These are the types of games that save seasons, and it sure saved the Eagles season. I expect the Eagles to gain a lot of confidence from this overtime win versus the...

One for the ages

All signs leading up to Super Bowl XLIX pointed towards the match-up between the defending Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots being a thriller for...

Sanchez to the rescue?

The Eagles are set to take on the Carolina Panthers on Monday Night Football at Lincoln Financial Field, with Mark Sanchez under center. Yes, this is the same Mark Sanchez that is...