Coverage of sporting events from around the Philadelphia area including College Football and Basketball from Temple, Villanova, and other area Universities, Philadelphia Soul, Philadelphia Union, and much, much more.
[ All photos and article by Rick Pettine ] August 15, 2023 – Camden, NJ — The Philadelphia Union eared a semifinal match against arguably the best player in MLS today, Lionel Messi – oh yeah, and the rest of his Inter Miami club! Although a loss for Philly, it surely was a boost for soccer in the region […]
[ All photos and article by Rick Pettine ] July 28, 2023 – Camden, NJ — Wrexham A.F.C., the UK-based football club famously owned by Rob McElhenny and Ryan Reynolds, came to Subaru Park on their last leg of a preseason US tour. And no, Rob did not bang the drum for the Union (Roger Bennett from Men in […]Read More
[ by Rick Pettine ] May 1, 2023 – Dover, DE — NASCAR returned to Dover Motor Speedway, a.k.a., The Monster Mile, after a rain delay forced the race to a Monday afternoon. Martin Truex Jr came out on top after 3 race stages. Another year and other rained out Sunday for the Dover drivers and fans. […]Read More
[ by Rick Pettine ] March 25, 2023 – Philadelphia, PA — The struggling Flyers lose another game at home, 5-3, allowing the Bruins to set a new NHL record for the most regular season wins. A mass of Boston fans made their way to Philly. The Wells Fargo Center had an abnormal atmosphere, with more yellow […]Read More
[ by Rick Pettine ] March 25, 2023 – Philadelphia, PA — Flyers won their 3rd straight game and shut out the Detroit Red Wings, 3-0 at the Wells Fargo Center. Nearing the end of a very rough season, the Flyers and their fans enjoyed the sweet taste of victory! The Orange & Black defense squashed 7 […]Read More