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Drexel: Your Favorite College Football Player Is Worth $178,000

With talk rising of college athletes unionizing and seeking pay for their services, the Washington Post reports on a Drexel University study on what college […]

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Interview: Bob Huber on Bill Conlin’s Final Days

The April issue of Philly Mag features Bob Huber’s “The Last Days of Bill Conlin,” an examination of the decline and fall of the legendary […]

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The Best Tweets About DeSean Jackson’s Release

DeSean Jackson’s departure from the Eagles is generating plenty of chatter online….. https://twitter.com/ikickfootballs/status/449589921636835328 Great…. My @Eagles just gave away DeSean Jackson away for nothing. The […]

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Philly’s Markieff Morris Is a Candidate For NBA Sixth Man Award

We’ll take a break from our Sixers laments for a moment of hometown pride. Markieff Morris, who grew up here, is helping power the Phoenix […]

Former 76er Evan Turner with the Pacers
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Watch: Spencer Hawes Gets Posterized Trying to Dunk on LeBron James

The Sixers’ losing streak now stands at a mighty 22 games, but would they be any better off if they hadn’t held their trade deadline […]

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This Penn Baseball Video Will Make You Want to Accomplish Something Great Today

Via The 700 Level, which correctly observes: “Never has Ivy League baseball looked so awesome.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VTnudASFE1o#t=43

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Nerlens Noel Might Play This Season

76ers center Nerlens Noel—on the injured list all season after being drafted last summer—might actually appear in a game or two before the season ends. […]

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Iverson Commercial: We Talking About Pants?

Via The 700 Level comes this commercial featuring a retired Allen Iverson:

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Phillies’ Continued Silence on NCAA Narcing Is Embarrassing

It’s been a little over a week since news broke that the Phillies turned draft pick Ben Wetzler into the NCAA. And, somehow, things have […]

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NFL to Institute 15-Yard Penalty for Using the N-Word

The NFL is about to venture down a rabbit hole of political correctness that is lined with hypocrisy. The league is seriously considering forcing its […]

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Temple Saves Two Sports Slated for Cuts

NBC10 reports that Temple has elected to save the men’s and women’s crew programs. The two sports were among a number—including  baseball, softball, men’s gymnastics, track […]

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76ers Head Coach Brett Brown Comments on Jason Collins Return to the NBA

Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown had some nice things to say about Jason Collins, who, if you haven’t heard, just became the NBA’s first […]

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What Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding Were Really Like in Lillehammer

On January 6, 1994, I got the phone call that I was being sent to Detroit. Something about a figure skater being assaulted. I was […]

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MONDAY KICKSTARTER: Jason Collins Debuts for the Brooklyn Nets, Becoming First Out Man to Play in the NBA

I trolled the web for LGBT headlines all weekend so you wouldn’t have to. Here’s what I dug up: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JDnzbwMa2mI#t=0 HISTORY It’s the moment we’ve […]

Philadelphia 76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams (1) is defended by Miami Heat guard Norris Cole (30) during the fourth quarter at Wells Fargo Center.
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Is There Any Reason to Watch the Sixers the Rest of the Season?

Tuesday night, the Sixers gave out “Together We Build” blueprints to the 372 fans in attendance at the Wells Fargo Center. The next important date […]