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Eagles fans prepare to fly to New Orleans for the Saints game.
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Tim Jimenez
January 11, 2019 - 8:24 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Eagles fans are flying out to New Orleans, hoping they’re on the road to victory. There were two direct flights scheduled from Philadelphia International Airport to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International for Friday morning. The first to leave, at 6 a.m. was a...
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Philadelphia Flyers' Travis Konecny (11) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the Dallas Stars during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, in Philadelphia.
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January 10, 2019 - 10:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carter Hart stopped 37 shots and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Dallas Stars 2-1 on Thursday night to end an eight-game losing streak. James van Riemsdyk had a goal and an assist, and Travis Konecny also scored for the Flyers. Philadelphia entered with a league-worst 36 points...
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Dec 23, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz (86) reacts with running back Wendell Smallwood (28) ad tight end Dallas Goedert (88) after scoring a touchdown against the Houston Texans during the fourth quarter at Lincoln Fi
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Ed Benkin
January 10, 2019 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — No one will confuse this Eagles backfield with Wilbert Montgomery and Brian Westbrook. It doesn't matter at this stage of the season. When the Eagles lost Jay Ajayi early in the season and Cory Clement late in the year, it appeared the team's rushing attack would be...
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FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2018, file photo, Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo reacts during the Champions League match at the Stade de Suisse in Bern, Switzerland.
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January 10, 2019 - 6:52 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo is being asked by police to provide a DNA sample in an investigation of a Nevada woman's allegation that he raped her in his Las Vegas hotel penthouse in 2009 and paid her to keep quiet, the soccer star's lawyer and Las Vegas police said Thursday. Attorney Peter S...
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Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman
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January 10, 2019 - 1:31 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman says she is recovering from a broken elbow suffered in a fall on the stairs. Raisman in a Twitter post says "I survived two Olympic Games and 19 years of gymnastics without ever breaking a bone ... the stairs got me ... I fell and broke my elbow." She also...
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Jan 6, 2019; Chicago, IL, USA; Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson in the first half a NFC Wild Card playoff football game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field.
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Ed Benkin
January 09, 2019 - 9:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Football players can find plenty of sources for motivation, and the Eagles will have an abundance of motivational resources to choose from this weekend. The Eagles will take on the Saints Sunday in a Divisional Playoff matchup. The winner will advance to the NFC...
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The NFL shield logo
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January 09, 2019 - 5:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The NFL abruptly dropped its plan Wednesday to challenge approved dementia diagnoses in a landmark concussion case as players' lawyers accuse it of trying to delay payments and rewrite the $1 billion settlement. A federal court hearing set for Thursday on the NFL's appeal was...
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Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) drives past Washington Wizards forward Jeff Green (32) during the third quarter at Wells Fargo Center.
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Eric Walter
January 09, 2019 - 12:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In the middle of a win against the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night, charasmatic 76er Joel Embiid found a new perspective on the game when he took the seat of a young fan in the second row of the courtside seats. @JoelEmbiid took this young fan’s seat. So he gave...
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Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Mike McKenna (56) stops the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game as Washington Capitals right wing Devante Smith-Pelly (25) watches, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, in Washington.
AP Photo/Nick Wass
January 08, 2019 - 10:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jakub Vrana scored twice to set a career high in goals and added an assist to help the Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-3 Tuesday night and hand their division rivals their eighth consecutive loss. Vrana showed off his speed on his first goal and ended the...
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Philadelphia 76ers' Jimmy Butler goes up for a dunk during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, in Philadelphia.
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January 08, 2019 - 10:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rookie Landry Shamet made eight 3-pointers and scored 29 points, both career-highs, and Joel Embiid had 20 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 132-115 rout of the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night. Jimmy Butler added 20 points and Ben Simmons had 19...
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