Many people thought that Jahlil Okafor didn't want the Sixers to draft him when the Sixers called his name with the No. 3 overall pick in the draft, one of the reasons was the infamous jersey dropping incident during his introductory press conference...
The Phillies selected University of Arizona second baseman Scott Kingery in the second round (No. 48 overall) of the 2015 draft.
Many MLB Draft experts had Kingery going as bit higher in the draft.
"Its a great result for the Phillies, I thought he was one of the top position players in the draft," ESPN...
President Barack Obama will join Colin Cowherd today at 11:10 to share his thoughts on the recent protests in the NBA, the NFL's off-field issues, the state of Chicago sports and more.
You can listen in right here on 97.3 ESPN.
Eagles quarterback Nick Foles completed 21-of-34 passes for 248 yards, two touchdowns, and two interceptions in Sunday night's 27-0 shutout of the Giants.
While the Eagles keep winning, Eagles coach Chip Kelly attributes part of Foles' struggles to throwing off his back foot too often, but considers the problem "fixable...
Here's what you missed on the Sports Bash Saturday with Matt Hammond on May 10:
Jordan Matthews, Eagles WR
(1) Emotion of getting drafted
(2) Excitement to play for Chip Kelly
(3) What he brings to the Eagles
(4) His unrelenting work ethic
(5) First thing he'll do when he gets to Philly
-- Fans don't like Eagles draft because they don't understand the strategy...
Can't get enough of the Sports Bash Saturday with Matt Hammond every Saturday from 12-2 p.m. on 97.3 ESPN-FM? Good news.
Now you can hear him during the week, in daily podcasts published on 973ESPN.com.
Monday - Should NBC, Christin Cooper Have Cut Away From Emotional Bode Miller Interview...
Eagles QB Nick Foles comments on his relationship with Michael Vick, taking over at QB for Vick, Chip Kelly's offense, the outlook for Philadelphia, winning Pro Bowl MVP and more.
Foles just earned Pro Bowl MVP honors playing for Jerry Rice's team, who defeated Deion Sanders' in Sunday night's Pro Bowl game, 22-21...