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NBC Sports Philadelphia is dying. Long live Comcast SportsNet. | Mike Sielski

The network could have been the dominant sports media force in the Philadelphia market. It has instead been ruined by corporate shortsightedness and bad decision-making.
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NBC Sports Philadelphia is dying. Long live Comcast SportsNet. | Mike Sielski

The network could have been the dominant sports media force in the Philadelphia market. It has instead been ruined by corporate shortsightedness and bad decision-making.

Jake Voracek out for Flyers, Steven Stamkos sidelined for Lightning in Saturday’s game to decide East’s top seeding

Stamkos is still injured and will miss the showdown against the Flyers on Saturday. James van Reimsdyk returns to the Flyers lineup, and Carter Hart will start in goal.

Jake Voracek out for Flyers, Steven Stamkos sidelined for Lightning in Saturday’s game to decide East’s top seeding

Stamkos is still injured and will miss the showdown against the Flyers on Saturday. James van Reimsdyk returns to the Flyers lineup, and Carter Hart will start in goal.

Eagles bring back 32-year-old Vinny Curry on a one-year deal

Curry adds to the Eagles' depth at defensive end, where Brandon Graham and Derek Barnett are expected to be the starters.

Eagles bring back 32-year-old Vinny Curry on a one-year deal

Curry adds to the Eagles' depth at defensive end, where Brandon Graham and Derek Barnett are expected to be the starters.
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Eagles’ Zach Ertz urges Pennsylvania high schools not to cancel 2020 fall sports

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Fear the Flyers: They can win the Stanley Cup | Marcus Hayes

Since Jan. 8 they've beaten the Blues, Avs, the Bruins twice and the Capitals four times. Any questions?

Temple-Idaho could still be played even though Big Sky Conference is moving football to spring

Idaho confirmed that it is still looking into playing non-conference games in the fall.

Why Duce Staley believes Miles Sanders is ready for workhorse role | Early Birds

Staley thinks the same reason LeSean McCoy was able to endure heavy workloads will keep Sanders safe from injury as the main guy all season.

Tommy Hunter on Phillies bullpen: Don’t push the red button | Extra Innings

The bullpen has struggled this season, but Hunter said the team will figure it out. The relievers provided some confidence in Thursday night's win.

Oakland A’s bench coach apologizes for Nazi salute gesture, Texas Tech fires Marlene Stollings, and other sports news

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Markelle Fultz is among the Orlando Magic players ready to face their former Sixers team

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Yankees manager Aaron Boone complained about Phillies fans’ air horn outside Citizens Bank Park

The Phandemic Krew — a group of diehards who have stood this season on 10th Street outside the gates to Ashburn Alley — was blaring an air horn just as the Yankees were throwing their pitches.

Sixers need Joel Embiid ‘to go to even a higher level’ with Ben Simmons sidelined | Off the Dribble

Embiid is averaging 32.6 points, 13.6 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 1.6 blocks in three seeding games. But with Simmons out for a while, the 76ers need even more from him.

Jalen Mills and Rodney McLeod want to make sure safety isn’t a secondary concern for the Eagles

The new safety tandem wants to prove it can communicate well and help lead the defense, with Malcolm Jenkins gone.

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