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Penguins' Crosby scores 300th NHL goal

Penguins' Crosby scores 300th NHL goal

NHL.com Updated 3 hours ago
PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby scored his 300th NHL goal Wednesday against the Philadelphia Flyers at Consol Energy Center. Crosby has played in 622 games and has 849 points in 10 NHL seasons. After winning a faceoff...
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  • Struggling Pierce (rest) out for Wizards versus 76ers

    Struggling Pierce (rest) out for Wizards versus 76ers

    nba.com 3 hours ago
    The Washington Wizards rested forward Paul Pierce for Wednesday night's game against the Philadelphia 76ers.
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  • Utley Hits 2 Home Runs in Phillies' 9-2 Win

    Utley Hits 2 Home Runs in Phillies' 9-2 Win

    nytimes.com 7 hours ago
    Chase Utley hit two homers to give him long balls in four straight at-bats, Cole Hamels pitched six innings in his final start before opening day and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 9-2 Wednesday.
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  • Phillies outright Aumont after right-hander clears waivers

    Phillies outright Aumont after right-hander clears waivers

    MLB.com 10 hours ago
    Phillippe Aumont entered Spring Training out of options, which meant if he did not make the Opening Day roster, he needed to clear waivers to remain with the Phillies. As no team claimed Aumont, the Phillies announced Wednesday he had been outrighted to…
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  • Phils confident Giles' back tightness not serious

    Phils confident Giles' back tightness not serious

    MLB.com 10 hours ago
    Phillies reliever Ken Giles said Wednesday morning that a doctor examined his back and told him the tightness he experienced there Tuesday is not serious.
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  • Malcolm Jenkins: LeSean McCoy trade wasn’t surprising

    Malcolm Jenkins: LeSean McCoy trade wasn’t surprising

    profootballtalk.com 12 hours ago
    There were plenty of people surprised when the Eagles traded running back LeSean McCoy to the Bills for linebacker Kiko Alonso, but Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins wasn’t one of them. Jenkins said that “everybody who is in the locker room and really knows…
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  • Navy long snapper to visit the Eagles

    Navy long snapper to visit the Eagles

    profootballtalk.com 15 hours ago
    Long snappers don’t make a lot of pre-draft visits because long snappers are rarely drafted. And players from service academies don’t make a lot of pre-draft visits because players from service academies have military commitments that often keep them fr…
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  • Miles Austin was finally healthy, right up until he wasn’t

    Miles Austin was finally healthy, right up until he wasn’t

    Miles Austin’s career has almost been defined by his injuries as much as his potential But after changing his stretching routine and making some other changes, the new Eagles wide receiver finally seemed past a litany of hamstring and other soft-tissue …
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  • Strong work ethic defines Eagles' Barwin

    Strong work ethic defines Eagles' Barwin

    philly.com 20 hours ago
    Ever since he was a boy, Connor Barwin has not hesitated to put in the work, going even as far as helping out Cincinnati hoops.
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  • Flyers' Couturier, Schenn hurt by deployment

    Flyers' Couturier, Schenn hurt by deployment

    philly.com 23 hours ago
    Sean Couturier starts just 26 percent of his shifts in the offensive zone. Brayden Schenn has been shuffled all over the lineup.
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  • Romo: I would have taken pay cut for Murray

    Romo: I would have taken pay cut for Murray

    ESPN.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo says he was willing to take a cut in pay from his $17 million base salary in 2015 to keep DeMarco Murray, who left to sign with the rival Eagles.
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  • Blue Jays Go Deep 4 Times, Beat Phillies 10-6

    Blue Jays Go Deep 4 Times, Beat Phillies 10-6

    nytimes.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    Edwin Encarnacion, Jose Bautista and Josh Donaldson each hit long home runs Tuesday, lifting the Toronto Blue Jays to a 10-6 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.
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  • The NBA has a tanking problem because the NBA used to employ a …

    The NBA has a tanking problem because the NBA used to employ a lot of problems

    yahoo.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    On Monday evening, the Los Angeles Lakers downed the Philadelphia 76ers on a last-second shot from rookie Jordan Clarkson. Hands were rung and eyes rolled, as a significant portion of NBA fandom could hardly recall what number Clarkson wore prior to thi…
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  • The Phillies are selling liquor and wine now, so fans can drown…

    The Phillies are selling liquor and wine now, so fans can drown their sorrows

    yahoo.com deadspin.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    The Philadelphia Phillies aren't going to be any good this season and everybody knows it. Fans are prepared for it. General manager Ruben Amaro Jr. admitted recently the team is going to have trouble scoring runs. Even Aramark, the Citizens Bank Park co…
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  • Eagles could use all three inside LBs

    Eagles could use all three inside LBs

    ESPN.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    PHILADELPHIA -- Acquiring Kiko Alonso and extending DeMeco Ryans' contract look, at first glance, like bad news for fellow inside linebacker Mychal Kendricks. Based on everything Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly has said and done, however, it is not…
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  • Phils release Slowey, expect Billingsley in rotation

    Phils release Slowey, expect Billingsley in rotation

    MLB.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    The Phillies released Kevin Slowey on Tuesday, as the veteran right-hander seemed to be the second of two in-house candidates to be their No. 5 starter.
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  • Eagles and WIP extend broadcast deal

    Eagles and WIP extend broadcast deal

    philly.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    Starting immediately, fans will have access to play-by-play coverage of all Eagles pre-season, regular season and post-season games thanks to a multi-year broadcast partnership announced today.
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  • Phillies have options to replace Brown

    Phillies have options to replace Brown

    MLB.com ESPN.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    The Phillies informed Domonic Brown on Tuesday that he will open the season on the 15-day disabled list. Brown has been sidelined since March 19 because of tendinitis in his left Achilles.
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  • Chip Kelly targeting injured players

    Chip Kelly targeting injured players

    ESPN.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    PHILADELPHIA – In general, a lot of Philadelphia Eagles players have had positive experiences with coach Chip Kelly’s sports science program. Good nutrition and extra sleep are probably not bad ideas for anyyone. And the focus on work and recovery has m…
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  • Eagles chat with Zach Berman

    Eagles chat with Zach Berman

    philly.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman for his weekly Eagles chat, starting today at noon.
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  • Might Sixers take another big man in the draft?

    Might Sixers take another big man in the draft?

    philly.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    For the first time since they became teammates, Joel Embiid and Nerlens Noel were in uniform together for a 76ers game. It was a neat little trick for Monday's Fan Appreciation Night. The Sixers' players and fans held a pregame jersey swap, and Embiid -…
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  • The Lakers' Pyrrhic Victory Lays Bare The NBA's Flawed Incentiv…

    The Lakers' Pyrrhic Victory Lays Bare The NBA's Flawed Incentives

    deadspin.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    With the game tied 111-111 with 0.7 seconds left in overtime, the Lakers' Jordan Clarkson made a layup to defeat the 76ers. Clarkson was the 46th pick in the draft, sandwiched between two guys named Dwight Powell and Russ Smith. Both Powell and Smith ha…
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  • Video - Will Eagles' Gamble On Bradford Pay Off? 02:15

    Will Eagles' Gamble On Bradford Pay Off?

    Mar 30
    ESPN NFL Insider Phil Savage discusses Sam Bradford's chances of bouncing back from multiple ACL surgeries.
  • Video - Eagles Owner Explains Chip Kelly's Promotion 03:49

    Eagles Owner Explains Chip Kelly's Promotion

    Mar 24
    Sal Paolantonio and Phil Sheridan discuss what they learned about the Eagles during Day 2 of the NFL owners meetings.
  • Video - Jaworski: Bednarik Had Profound Impact On Football 02:48

    Jaworski: Bednarik Had Profound Impact On Football

    Mar 21
    Ron Jaworski discusses the life and legacy of Eagles icon and Hall of Famer Chuck Bednarik.
  • Video - Eagles Legend Bednarik Dies At 89 00:31

    Eagles Legend Bednarik Dies At 89

    Mar 21
    Two-time NFL champion and Eagles Hall of Famer Chuck Bednarik died Saturday at the age of 89.

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