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The quarterback is returning from a concussion and an injury to his left, nonthrowing, shoulder.Share Tweet
The beleaguered coach denies speaking to anyone from Southern Cal about its coaching job.Share Tweet
Jahlil Okafor Lays Bare One Of The Flaws With The Processdeadspin.com 6 hours agoNothing good ever happens after midnight. Nothing good ever happens after midnight. Nothing good ever happens after midnight. The saying isn’t actually true—many of the best things happen after midnight, in fact—but it’s a mantra Jahlil Okafor would’ve …Share Tweet
Can Eagles pull off a miracle?philly.com 7 hours agoFormer Flyer Brian Boucher reminds the Birds that strange things happen in sports.Share Tweetphilly.com 10 hours agoWhen the 76ers were preparing for the 1995 draft, head coach and general manager John Lucas invited college stars to St. Joseph's University for private workouts, and there they found a skinny, young player against whom they were matched one-on-one.Share Tweet
76ers' Okafor cited for excessive speed on bridgenba.com 10 hours agoOfficials have confirmed that Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor was recently cited in New Jersey for driving at "an excessive rate of speed" and reckless driving on a major area bridge.Share TweetThe Eagles signed offensive lineman Barrett Jones off the Chicago Bears practice squad and released veteran Julian Vandervelde.Share Tweet
EIHL's Braehead Clan don amazing kilt themed uniforms (Photos)yahoo.com 11 hours agoThe Braehead Clan’s recent contest against the Fife Flyers was more than just a game. It was a fashion statement by Braehead. Braehead wore a kilt pattern in honor of St. Andrew’s day – a Nov. 30 holiday in honor of Scotland’s patron saint. Above is a p…Share TweetEagles coach Chip Kelly told reporters Monday he did not meet with USC officials before the school hired Clay Helton, contrary to a report. Kelly said he is not interviewing for college jobs and wants to coach the Eagles.Share Tweet
An N.F.C. East Team Will Make the Playoffs, but Which One?nytimes.com 15 hours agoThe Giants (5-6), the Redskins (5-6), the Eagles (4-7) and the Cowboys (3-8) have done little to distinguish themselves in the N.F.L. this season.Share Tweet
Joni Pitkanen making unexpected comeback bid in Finlandyahoo.com 16 hours agoHybrid icing. Where would Joni Pitkänen be today if there had been no-touch or hybrid icing in April 2013? Probably still in the NHL, where mobile scoring defensemen are indeed a coveted commodity. Instead, the former Carolina Hurricanes and Philadelphi…Share Tweet
Eagles' challenge is avoiding second defensive collapseESPN.com 23 hours agoEagles' challenge is avoiding second defensive collapseShare Tweetphilly.com Nov 30 (yesterday)The Colts quarterback threw for 315 yards against the Bucs Sunday and is 4-0 in starts this season.Share Tweet
Sixers coach needs management's helpJahlil Okafors reported missteps have made Brett Browns job even more daunting, as he alone is addressing it.Share Tweet
Eagles' fatal flaw: time of possessionThanks partly to Chip Kellys up-tempo offense, the Eagles defense is on the field too much and is wearing down.Share Tweet
Jahlil Okafor lacking veteran presence in awful Sixers young locker room, unlike Knicks' Kristaps Porzingisnydailynews.com Nov 29 (yesterday)Life as an NBA rookie has gone better than expected for the Knicks international man of intrigue Kristaps Porzingis.Share TweetThe sky is not falling on the Eagles. It has crashed upon them, and the force of the blow from three straight repulsive losses has launched Chip Kelly into a hellish existence in which it is not a stretch to consider his team among the worst in the NFL.Share TweetFrom the instant in early October that some punk on an Old City street flashed a gun in the face of Jahlil Okafor, the 76ers and Okafor himself have been on a losing streak that would put the team's record-breaking 27-game slog to shame.Share Tweet
Howie Roseman could be on the rise again in Phillyprofootballtalk.com Nov 29 (yesterday)After Eagles coach Chip Kelly put together a second straight 10-win season, Kelly made a run at G.M. Howie Roseman. It was bizarre and it was ugly and it ultimately was painted as a win-win by Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie. Now that Kelly could be closing …Share Tweet
Chip Kelly refutes report he met with USCNov 30ESPN Eagles reporter Phil Sheridan breaks down the latest rumors surrounding Chip Kelly and where the coach will be in 2016.
Has Chip Kelly lost the team?Nov 29Wendi Nix and Keyshawn Johnson talk about Chip Kelly's failed off-season decisions and if he has lost the locker room.
Too soon to assume Kelly out as Eagles coach?Nov 27ESPN NFL Insider Field Yates breaks down why it's too soon to project Chip Kelly not being the Eagles coach next season even, though Kelly's offseason personnel decisions haven't panned out.
Eagles have quit on Chip KellyNov 27First Take's Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless both agree that the Eagles' players no longer have a desire to play for coach Chip Kelly, and that after this season he will be out as coach of Philadelphia.
NBA: Why Kobe Bryant was so important to the NBANov 29Kobe was the bridge from the Jordan era to the likes of LeBron, Durant and Curry, imparting the lessons of His Airness to the next generation of stars.
ESPN NowNov 29J.A. Adande said of Kobe Bryant's retirement announcement: "It's strange to see Kobe succumb to the inevitable. He's always been so resistant, so relu...
Los Angeles briefing -- Kobe Bryant giving the Lakers an easy out, preview…Nov 27Here's a quick look at what's trending today on ESPNLosAngeles.com ...
Adande: Kobe Bryant is giving the Lakers an easy outNov 27As the Los Angeles Lakers consider whether to bring Kobe Bryant back, his declining play has basically made their decision for them.