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December 11, 2018 - 10:48 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings, still seeking to salvage a season that started with Super Bowl designs, made a last-ditch move to capture a mid-December spark by firing offensive coordinator John DeFilippo. Coach Mike Zimmer made what he called an "extremely difficult decision" on Tuesday...
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Penn's Antonio Woods shoots the ball against Villanova's Eric Paschall.
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December 11, 2018 - 9:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — AJ Brodeur scored 16 points as Penn beat No. 17 Villanova 78-75 on Tuesday night, the Quakers' first win over the Wildcats since 2002. Penn fans stormed the court after Villanova's Phil Booth missed the tying 3-point attempt and set off a regular-season celebration not seen in...
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New York Yankees center fielder Andrew McCutchen (26) reacts at bat in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox in game three of the 2018 ALDS playoff baseball series at Yankee Stadium.
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December 11, 2018 - 4:35 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — All-Star outfielder Andrew McCutchen and the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a $50 million, three-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the agreement, which...
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Dec 5, 2018; Villanova, PA, USA; Temple Owls guard Nate Pierre-Louis (15) dribbles past Villanova Wildcats forward Eric Paschall (4) during the second half at Finneran Pavilion.
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Matt Leon
December 11, 2018 - 1:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Temple Owls will be home on Wednesday night as the UMass Minutemen pay the Liacouras Center a visit. The Owls are off to a fine 7-2 start this season, but they are coming off a loss as they dropped a Big 5 battle to Villanova at the Pavilion on Wednesday night...
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Shaquille O'Neal
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December 11, 2018 - 7:47 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Shaquille O'Neal has been to enough parties before Super Bowls to know that he can do much better. "I've been to a million Super Bowl parties the past 15 years, and they're all boring," O'Neal said. "So this is Atlanta, I'm bringing the party to Atlanta. I wanted to do something big...
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Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons (25) dunks the ball past teammate Joel Embiid (21) as Detroit Pistons' Bruce Brown (6) and Luke Kennard (5) watch during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, in Philadelphia.
AP Photo/Matt Slocum
December 10, 2018 - 9:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid scored 24 points in his return to the lineup after a one-game absence, Ben Simmons and Furkan Korkmaz added 18 points apiece, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Detroit Pistons for the second time in four days, winning 116-102 on Monday night. Jimmy Butler, who had...
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Dallas Cowboys receiver Amari Cooper (19) catches a fourth quarter touchdown pass against Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Sidney Jones (22) at AT&T Stadium, Dec. 9, 2018.
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Andrew Kramer
December 10, 2018 - 8:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Eagles' chances of winning the division are virtually over thanks to the team's overtime loss to the Dallas Cowboys Sunday. And fans watching in town were unsurprisingly upset. "Very depressed," added Patrick Mansfield. "That's how we end it, a play like that,...
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Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper (19) scores a 15-yard touchdown against the Philadelphia Eagles in overtime of an NFL football game, in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018. Dallas won 29-23.
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December 09, 2018 - 9:20 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Amari Cooper's impact on Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott has been dramatic. The new No. 1 receiver for the Cowboys shook up the NFC East race, too. Prescott threw his third touchdown pass to Cooper on the first possession of overtime, and the Cowboys took a big step toward...
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Winnipeg Jets' Brandon Tanev (13) scores against Philadelphia Flyers' goaltender Michal Neuvirth (30) after getting past Flyers' Ivan Provorov (9) during second-period NHL hockey game action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018.
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December 09, 2018 - 6:34 pm
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Josh Morrissey scored one of Winnipeg's three power-play goals and the Jets got goals from seven players while routing the Philadelphia Flyers 7-1 on Sunday. Kyle Connor, Brandon Tanev, Dustin Byfuglien, Blake Wheeler, Bryan Little and Tyler Myers also scored for Winnipeg...
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December 08, 2018 - 6:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Army had the corps bouncing in front of the president and kept the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy. The No. 22 Black Knights recovered two fumbles in the fourth quarter, Kelvin Hopkins Jr. had two rushing touchdowns and Army beat Navy 17-10 on Saturday to win its third straight game...
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