After playing coy for much of the last two months, Chip Kelly has named a starting quarterback for the rest of the season: Nick Foles. Kelly announced it at his press conference today as the team begins preparations for the visit from the 7-4 Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. More here.
As trae talks heat up around Evan Turner, another former No. 2 overall pick was traded yesterday. The Minnesota Timberwolves traded Derrick Williams to Sacremento Kings for Luc Richard Mbah a Moute. Williams is only averaging 4.9 points per game in limited minutes this season. More here.
Kobe Bryant is on the road to recovery from his torn Achilles tendon suffered seven months ago. Reports surfaced that the Lower Merion product practiced on Saturday and could return soon. that might be a bit premature as Bryant is still "weeks" away from returning to the Lakers. More here.