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Embiid continues to play like a lion at home and a lamb on the...

By Al Thompson When the Philadelphia 76ers headed into the all-star break, head coach Brett Brown and his players promised the final 27 games of the season were going to be a chance to right...

Flyers shake up roster with two trades

The Flyers didn’t sit still on Monday as the NHL trade deadline came and went. The Flyers bolstered their roster with two acquisitions, bringing in a pair of journeyman forwards in 29-year-old Derek Grant...

Photo Gallery: Neumann-Goretti advances to Catholic League final

The Neumann-Goretti High School boys basketball team defeated Archbishop Ryan, 51-41, at the Palestra on Wednesday night to advance to the Philadelphia Catholic League championship. Hysier Miller and Jordan Hall each had a dozen points...

Laughton finally looking comfortable with Flyers

Years ago, Scott Laughton would have dealt with straggly hair or the overgrown sideburns. A hot streak would have meant absolutely no change to the daily routine. But a much more mature and a much...

International Unity Cup Information Session March 3

Residents can learn how to have their nationalities represented at the 2020 Philadelphia International Unity Cup Tournament. The fifth annual World Cup-style soccer tournament is held over several months in Philadelphia and information sessions...

Palumbo’s Andrew Fagans shining in the spotlight

Andrew Fagans has a lot of confidence pumping through his veins. He’s only a sophomore at the Academy at Palumbo but he believes the small high school in South Philadelphia won’t be his final stop...

Spadaro: Pederson should ignore the critics

By Dave Spadaro Eagles Insider If Eagles head coach Doug Pederson hasn’t done enough in four seasons to earn the trust of the fans, and the benefit of any doubts, then someone needs to launch an...

Eagles hope changes in medical and training staffs will finally keep their top players...

By Al Thompson For the last three seasons, the Eagles have suffered an inordinate number of injuries to virtually every position on the field. In 2017, it was quarterback Carson Wentz, Pro Bowl tackle Jason Peters,...

Academy at Palumbo caps off incredible rally

It was a dramatic finish as the Academy at Palumbo defeated Mastery Charter North, 62-60 in the opening round of the Philadelphia Public League playoffs on Thursday. Sophomore Andrew Fagans hit two free-throws with one...

Lyon soaking it in, adjusting to role with Flyers

Alex Lyon is a guy who likes a steady routine. But it’s something he has basically no control over during his time as the Flyers’ third goalie. Rolling with the punches is something Lyon is...
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