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Carmelo Anthony and Phil Jackson are headed for a 'conversation,' and a showdown Updated 3 hours ago
Four days ago, I wrote that the New York Knicks had better hope their at-the-buzzer loss to the Philadelphia 76ers, their ninth loss in 10 games, meant they’d reached rock bottom. On Sunday, Jeff Hornacek’s crew reminded me, and Knicks fans everywhere, …
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  • The Week That Was, By The Numbers 9 hours ago
    78 -- Thanks to T.J. McConnell's buzzer-beater, the Philadelphia 76ers snapped a 78-game losing streak in games where they trailed by at least 15 points.
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  • Cowboys' future bright despite another disappointment 12 hours ago
    ARLINGTON, Texas - With 13 wins and home-field advantage clinched through the NFC playoffs, the Dallas Cowboys rested many of their regular players in a season-finale loss to the Eagles.
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  • Ryan Callahan out four weeks with nagging hip injury 13 hours ago
    PHILADELPHIA, PA – JANUARY 07: Ryan Callahan #24 of the Tampa Bay Lightning skates against the Philadelphia Flyers on January 7, 2017 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images) The hits just ke…
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  • Sixers showcasing Okafor, with more to come 17 hours ago
    WASHINGTON - Saturday night's game against the Washington Wizards was more about showcasing Jahlil Okafor to possible trading partners than anything else for the 76ers.
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  • Brookover: Now Phillies have farmhands worth tutoring 19 hours ago
    If you're looking for a road map as to how the Phillies decayed into such a dreadful state following five straight National League East titles, the team's annual January seminar for some of its most valued minor-leaguers is a pretty good one.
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  • Report: Jaguars interviewed Chip Kelly 22 hours ago
    Before the Jaguars hired Doug Marrone to be the team’s new head coach, they considered a guy who has been fired twice in back-to-back seasons. The Jaguars interviewed former Eagles and 49ers coach Chip Kelly for the job, according to Adam Schefter of ES…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Marchand’s five sinks Flyers; Wickenheiser honored Jan 15 (yesterday)
    No. 1 Star: Brad Marchand, Boston Bruins Playing in his 500th NHL game, the Little Ball of Hate had two goals and three assists in the Bruins’ 6-3 win over the Philadelphia Flyers. Both of his goals were unassisted, including an empty netter for his 17t…
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  • Patriots invincible with Dion Lewis in lineup and here's record to prove it Jan 15 (yesterday)
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – In 2015, when he was signed by the New England Patriots, running back Dion Lewis hadn’t played a snap in an NFL game in over two years. Traded to Cleveland in 2013 by the Philadelphia Eagles, where he’d been a fifth-round pick a coup…
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  • Hundreds of Sixers fans bus to D.C. to support Joel Embiid Jan 15 (yesterday)
    Hundreds of Sixers fans bus to D.C. to support Joel Embiid
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  • Nik Stauskas Made Kelly Oubre Look Silly With This Ridiculous Crossover Jan 14 (yesterday)
    Did you know Nik Stauskas could handle like this? The Sixers’ guard busted out one of the year’s nastiest crossovers on Saturday during Philadelphia’s game against Washington, making Wizards wing Kelly Oubre look silly. Stauskas got the ball on the wing…
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  • Nerlens Noel is happy now, but the Sixers' big man knot is still wound tight Jan 14 (2 days ago)
    Nerlens Noel likes his role … for now. (AP) The Philadelphia 76ers encountered a controversy in December when center Nerlens Noel, a restricted free agent after this season, was taken out of the rotation shortly after his return from injury. The logic w…
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  • McLane: Carson Wentz looks forward to recharging after taxing year Jan 13 (3 days ago)
    When Carson Wentz met with reporters the day after the Eagles' season finale he did so in the new media house at the NovaCare Complex, near the exit and far from the main building of the practice facility. Eight months earlier, the rookie quarterback sa…
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  • Sielski: For Flyers' sake and his, Steve Mason needs to sort himself out Jan 13 (3 days ago)
    Steve Mason's psyche has long been treacherous territory, the cause of the questions that always seem to arise whenever he comes close to solidifying himself as the Flyers' franchise goaltender, and here was one more example late Thursday night.
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  • Eagles want to talk to Mike Groh for receivers coach opening Jan 13 (3 days ago)
    The Eagles are hoping to interview a member of the Rams coaching staff. According to Adam Caplan of ESPN, the Eagles want to talk to Mike Groh for their receivers coach opening. He was the Rams’ receivers coach and passing game coordinator last year, an…
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  • How Chargers' move to Los Angeles affects the Eagles Jan 13 (3 days ago)
    How Chargers' move to Los Angeles affects the Eagles
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  • Video - Matthews inactive against Cowboys 00:35

    Matthews inactive against Cowboys

    Jan 1
    Stephania Bell provides an update on Jordan Matthews, saying that he will not be playing against the Cowboys.
  • Video - Kelly found favor among 49ers players, unlike Eagles 02:07

    Kelly found favor among 49ers players, unlike Eagles

    Dec 31
    ESPN 49ers reporter Nick Wagoner talks about the support Chip Kelly built in the San Francisco locker room, a far cry from his tenure with the Philadelphia Eagles.
  • Video - Romo expected to play Sunday against the Eagles 02:16

    Romo expected to play Sunday against the Eagles

    Dec 30
    ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter reports that Cowboys QB Tony Romo is expected to play Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles, his first game since Thanksgiving 2015.
  • Video - Eagles have opportunity to finish strong against Cowboys 00:55

    Eagles have opportunity to finish strong against Cowboys

    Dec 29
    Mark Schlereth thinks the young Cowboys will carry Dallas to victory, while Antonio Pierce has the Eagles winning with the belief the Cowboys will rest key players.