The Daily Sports Page
Find out where the Flyers three all-stars were selected in the All-Star draft, when will Spencer Hawes return, is Oswalt set to join a team and which Eagles DE might not be back? Plus Rutgers is looking for a new coach and your local High School Hoops schedule.
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Claude Giroux, second in the league in scoring, was taken in the fourth round by by Team Daniel Alfredsson in the 2012 NHL All-Star Fantasy Draft while Kimmo Timonen was the first defenseman selected by Team Zdeno Char. Scott Hartnell will replace the injured Jonathan Toews on the all-star roster was eventually selected by Team Alfredsson in the 17th round.
Spencer Hawes could return "as early as this weekend and probably no later than early next week." Hawes is averaging 10.4 points, 8.8 rebounds and 1.7 blocks on 58.8 percent shooting.
ESPN's Buster Olney reports that the Red Sox have a one-year offer out to Roy Oswalt for around $5 million. Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com reports that the Nationals signed RHP Brad Lidge to a one-year contract and the deal is worth $1 million and includes some incentives.
Reports are that the Eagles are not expected to re-sign DE Juqua Parker. Also many of the teams staff including Juan Castillo are in Mobile, Ala., for Senior Bowl practices.
Rutgers is looking for a new head football coach after Greg Schiano bolted for the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Schiano was at the New Jersey school for 11 years and went 5-1 in bowl games during his tenure.
Local Boys High School Hoops
Sacred Heart at Buena Regional
Millville at Cedar Creek
St. Augustine Prep at Hammonton
Vineland at Egg Harbor Township
Oakcrest at Ocean City
Mainland Regional at Atlantic City
Cape May Tech at St. Joseph
Absegami at Holy Spirit
Pleasantville at Wildwood Catholic
Bridgeton at Lower Cape May Regional