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Who Is Jahlil Okafor?

Jahlil Okafor has been a star basketball player all his life, pampered by the Chicago AU system, and coveted by hundreds of colleges before he […]

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The Sixers Tried to Play with Six Men on the Court Last Night

The Sixers were embarrassed last night. They turned it over 31 times. Our own Derek Bodner wrote that last night’s 112-85 loss to Indiana “may […]

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Sixers Owner’s Helicopter Forces Cancelation of Youth Soccer Game

Deadspin has a fun story today concerning Philadelphia 76ers owner Josh Harris. The Penn grad also owns the New Jersey Devils. A recent trip to […]

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Sam Bradford’s Awful Stats

Sam Bradford looked better last week in a loss to the Carolina Panthers. Bradford appeared to be more mobile in the pocket, stepping out of […]

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Phillies Cut Ties with Former All-Star Domonic Brown

At one point, he was the future. At another, he was an All-Star. Now, Domonic Brown is a about to become a former Phillie. The […]

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Former Giant Steve Weatherford Is Trolling Eagles Fans

#TeamWeatherford has invaded the city of brotherly love…. Can’t wait to see my brothers get to work on #MNF Photo Cred: @Teddyv28 via Twitter #NYG […]

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Temple Football Ranked for First Time Since 1979

The Temple Owls are now ranked in both the coaches’ and sportswriters’ polls. In football. We’ve been charting Temple’s success for a few weeks now. […]

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Should He Stay or Should He Go?

A controversial quote must have context, so we’ll give Chip Kelly the benefit of the doubt when he uttered this the other day: “It’s going […]

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All Your Favorite Ex-Phillies Are Out of the MLB Playoffs

Last night, the Dodgers and Mets played a deciding Game 5 in Los Angeles. The Dodgers did not start either of their prominent ex-Phillies, Chase […]

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Retiring Pitcher: Philly Fans Prevent Free Agents From Coming Here

Jeremy Affeldt, a longtime relief pitcher for the Royals, Rockies and Giants, is retiring from baseball at the end of this season. Affeldt, an above-average […]

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Sam Bradford Isn’t a Championship Quarterback

The Philadelphia Eagles find themselves in a quagmire of an NFL season with two directions: With several wins in a row they hey can re-establish […]

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Seven Reasons to Watch the Union’s Open Cup Final Tomorrow Night

  Pity poor soccer. While the rest of the world can’t get enough of it, America blithely continues to thumb its nose at the sport, […]

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Darryl Dawkins, “Chocolate Thunder,” Has Died

Darryl Dawkins, who was a 76er during the team’s glory days and became famous as “Chocolate Thunder” for his backboard-shattering dunks, has died. He was […]

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What Happens When Your “Nintendo 64” Eagles Jersey Goes Viral

Jason Fanelli’s wife was just trying to give him a cute Christmas gift. She ended up making him a meme. Fanelli, who lives in Norwood […]

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Chase Utley: The Perfect Philadelphia Athlete

Chase Utley had doubled, knocking in a run. The National League still trailed in the 2014 All-Star Game, but the team had finally scored. Utley, […]