The Philadelphia 76ers signed and traded Jimmy Butler to the Miami Heat, but then picked up big man Al Horford and wing player Josh Richardson. Horford agreed to a four year, $109 million contract with the Sixers.
Forward Tobias Harris will stay with the Philadelphia 76ers, getting a huge five year, $180 million deal on Sunday night. The Sixers are losing one of the top players, J. J. Redick, who has signed a two year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans.
Tom Feraco is returning as the boys basketball coach at Middle Township High School. CoastSportsToday.com reports that Feraco’s hire is on the official agenda of the Middle Township Board of Education’s Thursday meeting. Feraco coached the Panthers for 35 years before stepping down in 2016. Feraco has 719 career victories. For more, see Brian Cunniff’s…
Former Philadelphia Phillies manager Frank Lucchesi died over the weekend at the age of 92. Lucchesi was hired to become the manager of the Phillies in the 1970 season. He also coached for Texas, and the Chicago Cubs. Lucchesi lasted three years as Phillies manager.
The Philadelphia Eagles are all in on quarterback Carson Wentz. Wentz signed a four year contract extension worth a reported $128 million, with over $107 million in guaranteed money. This locked up Wentz in Eagles green through the 2024 season.
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Andrew McCutchen is out for the rest of the season with a torn ACL. McCutchen was hurt during a game Monday night in San Diego. At first, the team thought it was a knee sprain but as it turns out..a season ending injury.
Longtime Middle Township High School baseball coach Chuck Dougherty was honored this week as he wraps up a long career at the helm of the Panther program. The press box at the ball field now carries his name, and he was presented with a framed jersey . He’s coached the Panthers for 26 years. For…
The first of three consecutive home games will be played Saturday in Atlantic City featuring the new Arena Football League team, the Blackjacks. The Blackjacks won their home opener two weeks ago and will take on the 2-1 Baltimore Brigade Saturday at Boardwalk Hall.
The Atlantic City Blackjacks arena football team fell to 1-2 on Saturday with a 41-34 loss to the Washington Valor. The Valor are the defending league champions in the Arena Football League. Atlantic City takes on Baltimore at home Saturday, May 18th.
It looks like Wildwood High’s Frank Vogel is the next basketball coach of the Los Angeles Lakers. Reports over the weekend suggest that Vogel will get a three year contract, and must have former NBA star Jason Kidd as an assistant on his staff. Vogel is a 1991 graduate of Wildwood High School.