Cancel that garage sale: Eagles’ salary cap situation not as bleak as it first appeared

The Eagles aren't going to have to gut their roster to get under the league's lower salary cap. In fact, they might even have enough room to sign some free agents.

Cancel that garage sale: Eagles’ salary cap situation not as bleak as it first appeared

The Eagles aren't going to have to gut their roster to get under the league's lower salary cap. In fact, they might even have enough room to sign some free agents.

Bryce Harper’s offseason went from worrying to ‘whoa’ when Phillies hired Dave Dombrowski

Like mostly everyone, Bryce Harper was confused this winter when the Phillies seemed to be drifting without a plan. But his outlook changed when the team hired Dave Dombrowski.

Bryce Harper’s offseason went from worrying to ‘whoa’ when Phillies hired Dave Dombrowski

Like mostly everyone, Bryce Harper was confused this winter when the Phillies seemed to be drifting without a plan. But his outlook changed when the team hired Dave Dombrowski.

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Why the Phillies should cut Odúbel Herrera while they still can | Marcus Hayes

His girlfriend didn’t pursue assault charges following his arrest after a domestic violence incident, so prosecutors dropped the case. So what. Justice can still be served.
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Why the Phillies should cut Odúbel Herrera while they still can | Marcus Hayes

His girlfriend didn’t pursue assault charges following his arrest after a domestic violence incident, so prosecutors dropped the case. So what. Justice can still be served.
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Three reasons the Sixers beat the Dallas Mavericks

Ben Simmons was a dominant factor on both ends of the court.

Flyers finally show a shooter’s mentality, but can they keep it going?

For one of the few times this season, the Flyers had a shooting mentality Wednesday, and the results were promising.

Danny Green acknowledges the Sixers’ second-half schedule ‘looks exhausting’

The Sixers will play nine back-to-back games, with three sets per month in March, April and May.

Penn State hires College Football Hall of Famer Anthony Poindexter as co-defensive coordinator and safeties coach

A two-time consensus All-America at Virginia in 1997 and 1998, Poindexter has been a college coach for 18 years, and comes to Happy Valley after four seasons at Purdue

Nolan Patrick contributes at right wing, but may be moved back to center

Nolan Patrick was again missing from the score sheet in the Flyers' 4-3 win Wednesday over the Rangers, but there were some encouraging signs in his play at a new position, right wing.

Didi Gregorius ready to arrive in Phillies camp after visa delay

The veteran shortstop will undergo intake testing Friday and is expected to be ready to begin the regular season on time.

Members of the Villanova bench have come around slowly to contribute in practice and games

Pauses due to the coronavirus during the season has limited the time that Jay Wright has had to work with his young bench players, but they have made significant contributions in practice and games.

Kyle Lowry would be the Sixers’ missing piece, but he’ll have options if it’s time to move on from the Raptors | Keith Pompey

The Sixers, Miami Heat and Los Angeles Clippers could be potential trade destinations for the elite point guard, according to league sources.

Claude Giroux sparks Flyers’ 4-3 win over Rangers after he returns from COVID-19 absence

Playing his first game after a 14-day quarantine because he contracted the coronavirus, Giroux had three assists for the 23rd time in his career.

Spencer Howard is poised to prove his innings limits and shoulder issues are in the past

It's a pivotal year for the 24-year-old top prospect, who must build up a workload after throwing only 24 1/3 major-league innings in the pandemic-shortened 2020 season.

Bryce Harper hopes to mentor Phillies top prospect Bryson Stott to the majors

Harper is bullish on his fellow Las Vegas native, even comparing the 6-foot-3 left-handed hitter to a few former All-Stars.

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Despite a good game for the Sixers, the need for another ballhandler looms large | David Murphy

There’s no such thing as a bad win, but two nights after the Raptors harassed Joel Embiid into one of his worst shooting nights of the season, they went out and did it again.

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Is Villanova a Final Four team? When you win 2 NCAA titles, that’s always the question. | Mike Jensen

This team is a work in progress, but nobody would be excited to see the Wildcats next on the schedule. And they're good enough to win any one game, Gonzaga included.

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