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Copycat alert: Does Montreal’s win change the NHL’s emphasis from big and strong to small and crafty?
thehockeynews.com Updated May 15, 2014
If the NHL is a bunch of copycats like we’ve come to expect over the years, what will the league do now that bigger, meaner teams like Boston and St. Louis have fallen by the wayside and smaller, quicker teams like Montreal and the New York Rangers have…Upvote Share Tweet
Defensive backs center stage at Eagles rookie campEven though they allowed more yards in the air than any other defense in 2013, the Eagles did very little to change the core of their secondary this offseason.Upvote Share Tweet
We Reminisce: Allen Iverson Accepts MVP Award, Drops 52 Points On The Raptorsdimemag.com May 15, 2014Thirteen years ago today, the Philadelphia 76ers and Toronto Raptors faced off in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. It was also the day Allen Iverson celebrated his individual excellence before and during the game, etching himself into the te…Upvote Share Tweet
Baker proud of his time as Eagles' P.A. announcerAs Dan Baker left Lincoln Financial Field after the Eagles' postseason loss in January, he was already looking forward to his 30th season as the team's public-address announcer. Addressing the Philadelphia crowd had been an autumn ritual; he never misse…Upvote Share Tweet
Amid Phillies' struggles, Amaro exerting patienceMLB.com May 15, 2014There are no quick fixes or magic buttons to press. The Phillies simply have to cross their fingers and hope for the best. It is not reassuring for a team with the third-highest payroll in baseball, but that is reality. The Phils enter Friday's series o…Upvote Share TweetNebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez reportedly failed his physical with the Eagles, voiding his three-year deal.Upvote Share Tweet
Kempski's Corner: Examining the Eagles' Day 3 draft picksOn today's Kempski's Corner, Philly.com's Jimmy Kempski and Pat Gallen analyze the Eagles' picks on Day 3 of the NFL Draft, including Florida cornerback Jaylen Watkins.Upvote Share Tweet
Phillies' struggles reveal a host of problemsListing Phillies' problems is easy; it's finding solutions that is hard.Upvote Share Tweet
Eagles' McCoy to receive Wanamaker Athletic AwardRunning back LeSean McCoy, who will be honored at a luncheon on July 2, said he is 'humbled and appreciative.'Upvote Share Tweet
Inside the NFC East draft roomMay 15How did the NFC East fare in the 2014 NFL Draft? The "Path to the Draft" crew breaks down the division's draft class.
Daily Dime: Actions speak volumes for KD, OKCMay 16No speeches necessary. Kevin Durant let his actions do the talking in OKC's clincher, writes J.A. Adande.
New York Knicks relaunch coaching search after losing out on Steve KerrMay 15Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks, forced to regroup after being trumped by Golden State in the race to hire Steve Kerr, relaunched their coaching search Thursday.