Philadelphia 76′ers Culture Change Q & A’s: Julius Erving, Doug Collins, Lawrence Frank, Joshua Harris and Adam Aron

Posted in Blogroll on January 9th, 2012 by Michael Tillery

With Philly legendary columnist Stan Hochman in background, I listened intently to Doc

The Philadelphia 76′ers have won 4 straight early and sit at 5-2. 16 of the next 20 games are in front of the Wells Fargo Center crowd, so it’s not unrealistic to assume Philly will have one of the best records in the league after this stretch. Read that again. No one wants to get ahead of themselves, but the team is playing well. Andrew Toney returning to a Philadelphia arena for the first time in almost 30 was something I spoke about with Sixers ownership and Julius Erving. Ron Glover and I were shocked when Andrew was introduced. Ron had a feeling this would happen (I was pessimistic but had Christmas eyes when Ron mentioned the possibility) and right before the shocking appearance, I turned to Ron and said the Wells Fargo Center felt like the Spectrum. Culture change questions were also posed to Doug Collins and new Pistons coach Lawrence Frank chimed in about the Sixers home opener and also about former Net, the aforementioned Dr. J.

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The Starting Five for 1/9/12: 10 Tim Tebow Passes for 316 Yards Equal A Denver Playoff Victory

Posted in Blogroll on January 9th, 2012 by Michael Tillery

He made plays…period

Watching Big Ben hobble like a Pouncey twin, Ryan Clark pace and Kasey Hampton look stoic along with Brett Keisel, you could see the miraculous about to unfold. Tim Tebow’s 80 yard pass and catch to Demaryius Thomas? on the initial play of OT…the first ever playoff game decided by the new overtime rules (actually a year old)…gave Denver the win and a date with Tom Brady and the New England Patriots next week.

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