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Evan Turner Benched Against Miami Heat, Cliff Lee Vs. Tim Lincecum, and Train Tower Rescue

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The Omelette Wednesday October 27, 2010

76ers Evan Turner to Come off Bench In Season-Opener Against Miami Heat

It's never a good sign when your highest draft choice in 14 years gets benched in favor of Jason Kapono. Evan Turner, the 76ers #2 overall choice will come off the bench tonight in the Sixers season opener against the Miami Heat and the Big 3 of Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, and Lebron James. In preseason action - he's averaging a measley 7 ppg. The Evan Turner era is off to a bad start thus far. How many #2 overall picks can you think of who didn't immediately start as rookies?

Former Phillie Cliff Lee Set Go Up Against Lincecum Tonight

Former Phillie Cliff Lee, who had an amazing playoff run last season will go head-to-head against Phillies' nemesis Tim Lincecum tonight in Game One of the World Series.

Man Rescued Above SEPTA Train Tower Tried Stealing Copper

Towards the end of the news broadcast last night, breaking news came out about a man who was being rescued above a train tower in North Philly. Turns out this man was shocked by an electrical cable when he attempted to steal copper. To quote the Guiness commercial, "BRILLIANT."