By Eric G. Stark Sixers Do Little to Help Themselves in NBA Draft The 76ers entered the 2019 NBA draft Thursday night needing a reliable shooter. They needed a scorer. What they didn’t need was a project. What they didn’t need was someone who can’t shoot or score. But that’s what they drafted. In fact, […]
By Eric G. Stark I’ve read and listened to scouts who say the 2019 NBA draft is not very strong. They say after the first two picks, maybe three, the talent drops off, that picks numbers 15 through 40 are are similar players. So fans for the top three teams will likely be happy, as […]
Named for the green-tinted streaks that stripe its bay in the springtime, Green Bay is Wisconsin’s oldest settlement and is known for its family-friendly atmosphere, waterfront district, breweries, cheese tasting, unique shops and great local dining.
I’d visit the the Packers Pro Shop, tailgate at Debbie Jacques “Under the Lights of Lambeau” home, which is diagonal from Lambeau Field, and either attend a game or go to training camp.
But something odd happened on my visit during the summer of 2017.
I repeatedly uttered three words: “Huh, who knew?”
Who knew there was this much to do in Green Bay, besides watch Packer football?
Kingery Gets Promoted to Triple A By Eric G. Stark According to Philly.com, Reading Fightin’ Phils second baseman Scotty Kingery was promoted to the Triple A Leigh Valley Iron Pigs. I was at his last game for the Fightin’ Phils Sunday, and he made an impression, collecting three more hits while serving as the […]
NBA Draft: The Elite 8 76ers’ Trade Blows Up Draft Board By Eric G. Stark Well, there goes my “Big Board.” The 76ers traded with the Boston Celtics, moving up two spots in Thursday’s NBA draft to secure the No.1 pick. This most likely means drafting guard Markelle Fultz. I’m still trying to let this […]
NFL Mock Draft 2017: Plack’s Picks 2.0 Sex, drugs and Rock-N-Roll. Okay, no Rock, but several players are facing the music after allegations of diluted drug test samples (Foster, Pepper) and rape (Conley). Wow. What a crazy five days since Dan Plack’s first 2017 NFL Mock draft version 1. With new rumors of players moving […]
NFL Mock Draft 2017: Plack’s Picks Vol. 1 Dan Plack, from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, a life-long Philadelphia Eagles fan, has predicted the first round of the NFL draft since 1983, previously covering the draft for Lancaster Newspapers. 1. Cleveland Myles Garrett, DE, Texas A&M, at 6-4, 272 pounds, this guy is a physical freak and the […]