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On Kobe, and human legacy, and what we think about when we think about death | David Murphy

The notion that any of us can be who we are and then cease to be that thing is a reality too daunting to carry. One day after Kobe Bryant's death, the Sixers and the rest of the world continued to grapple with that notion.

Warriors’ Steve Kerr: Sixers game will be ‘emotional and difficult to play’

Like all NBA teams, the Warriors are having a difficult time dealing with Kobe Bryant's death. They immediately canceled practice Sunday once they heard the news.

Warriors’ Steve Kerr: Sixers game will be ‘emotional and difficult to play’

Like all NBA teams, the Warriors are having a difficult time dealing with Kobe Bryant's death. They immediately canceled practice Sunday once they heard the news.

Chiefs’ LeSean McCoy: ‘I’m going to retire as an Eagle’

For now, the Chiefs running back is one step from winning a Super Bowl, even if he’s had to take one back.

Chiefs’ LeSean McCoy: ‘I’m going to retire as an Eagle’

For now, the Chiefs running back is one step from winning a Super Bowl, even if he’s had to take one back.

With Andy Reid finally back in the Super Bowl, his former assistants are rooting hard for a Chiefs win

Reid has an impressive coaching tree that has produced two Super Bowl titles, which is two more than he has.

With Andy Reid finally back in the Super Bowl, his former assistants are rooting hard for a Chiefs win

Reid has an impressive coaching tree that has produced two Super Bowl titles, which is two more than he has.
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Philly-area dads who coach their daughters: ‘Many of us can relate to Kobe the father’

The crash that killed Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna on their way to a youth basketball game hit sports dads with sports daughters extra hard. “In the fraternity of fathers and daughters, we lost a brother,” said one.

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Donnie Carr remembers the whole evolution of Kobe | Mike Jensen

Carr witnessed “the whole maturation,” as up close as it gets, as a star at Roman Catholic High.

Kobe Bryant’s Lower Merion teammates and coaches knew it was all special

"I didn't say he wasn't demanding. He was demanding, but in a good way."

Bernie Parent has some advice for Carter Hart as he tries to overcome his road woes

One of the biggest mysteries surrounding the Flyers' season has been Hart's huge disparity in home/road play.

Sixers great Allen Iverson ‘devastated and heartbroken’ following Kobe Bryant’s death

Allen Iverson on Bryant's passing: "The only 2 words that ring in my head - devastated and heartbroken. I cannot seem to shake this feeling no matter what I’ve tried to do since hearing this yesterday.”

Villanova’s Jay Wright recalls first time he saw Kobe Bryant in AAU basketball: ‘This is something special’

Wright called Bryant "the consummate Philadelphia basketball player" and talked about underestimating how hard his players took the death of the former Los Angeles Lakers superstar.

Sixers’ Joel Embiid questionable for Tuesday’s game against Golden State

Embiid is scheduled to see a hand surgeon before the game and that will determine his availability.

Reports: Eagles VP Andrew Berry hired by Cleveland Browns

Berry was the Browns’ VP of football operations from 2016-18 before joining the Eagles’ front-office staff last offseason.

Sixers found comfort in meeting together in the aftermath of Bryant’s death

The Sixers met as a team before practice and talked about Bryant and shared stories of their encounters with him.

76ers GM Elton Brand remembers Kobe Bryant: ‘We all lost someone that was special to us, special to this area, special to the league’

Elton Brand, the 76ers general manager, was visibly shaken in giving a statement to the media concerning the death of Kobe Bryant.

Carter Hart’s numbers at the All-Star break

No goalie has been better at home ... and none have been worse away from it.

Eastern High’s legendary field hockey coach Danyle Heilig retires

Her Vikings teams went 512-14-6 and won a Group 4 state title in every one of her 21 seasons.

Retired refs on officiating Kobe Bryant’s Lower Merion games: ‘You could put three guys on him and you couldn’t guard him’

Jim and Nancy Beatty saw Bryant during his early days at Lower Merion, and he left an impression that will last a lifetime.

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