FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2015, file photo, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, right, and NHL Player's Association Executive Director Donald Fehr take part in announcing the return of the World Cup of Hockey in 2016 in Toronto, during a news conference at Natio
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June 23, 2019 - 7:05 pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — With labor talks having already begun on an informal basis, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and union chief Don Fehr are in favor of rebooting the World Cup of Hockey tournament and holding it every four years. The stumbling block to laying out a long-term calendar...
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Santa Anita Park racetrack
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June 22, 2019 - 5:09 pm
By Nick Watt and Jason Kravarik, CNN (CNN) -- Horse trainer Jerry Hollendorfer was banned Saturday from Santa Anita Park hours after another horse death. American Currency, a 4-year-old gelding, died after an accident on the training track, Mike Marten with the California Horse Racing Board said...
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June 21, 2019 - 9:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Chase Utley ran out to second base one more time wearing a red pinstriped No. 26 Philadelphia Phillies jersey and dark blue suit pants while his walk-up song by Led Zeppelin blared and adoring fans stood and cheered. The six-time All-Star was honored Friday night at a retirement...
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Sixers introduce Matisse Thybulle at team HQ.
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June 21, 2019 - 11:24 am
By Eliot Shorr-Parks, 94WIP PHILADELPHIA (94WIP Sports Radio) — The Sixers made a trade with the Boston Celtics on Thursday night, moving up to the 20th pick in the 2019 NBA Draft to select Matisse Thybulle, a small forward from Washington. Thybulle, 6-foot-5, 195 pounds, is considered one of the...
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Philadelphia Soul QB Dan Raudabaugh has 20 touchdown passes this season.
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Matt Leon
June 20, 2019 - 3:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Soul start the final third of their regular season on Saturday with a road game against the Destroyers in Columbus. The Soul improved to 4-4 on the season this past weekend with an impressive 54-29 win over Atlantic City. The Soul jumped out to a 20-0...
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Kevin Hayes
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June 19, 2019 - 3:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers have signed center Kevin Hayes to a $50 million, seven-year contract. Hayes becomes the Flyers' third-highest paid player with a deal worth $7.14 million per season and should step in as their new No. 2 center behind Sean Couturier. General manager Chuck...
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Eagles training camp
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Rachel Kurland
June 18, 2019 - 11:39 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Eagles fans will only have one chance to see the Birds practice before the season starts — and this year, it will cost you. The Eagles are cutting its public practices from two to one, and the team will now charge admission. The first full day of training camp begins...
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Jun 16, 2019; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Vince Velasquez (21) leaves the field during the third inning after being removed from a game against the Atlanta Braves at SunTrust Park.
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June 16, 2019 - 5:27 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Josh Donaldson homered for the third straight game, Mike Foltynewicz allowed only one run in six innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 15-1 on Sunday to win the three-game series and solidify their NL East lead. Donaldson's two-run homer in the third off Cole...
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United States' Carli Lloyd , center, celebrates with Lindsey Horan and Tierna Davidson, right, after scoring the opening goal during the Women's World Cup Group F soccer match between the United States and Chile at the Parc des Princes in Paris, Sunday, J
Thibault Camus/AP Photo
June 16, 2019 - 5:21 pm
PARIS (AP) — Carli Lloyd scored a pair of goals for the United States in a somewhat subdued 3-0 victory over Chile that advanced the defending Women's World Cup champions to the round of 16. The Americans were criticized after their record-breaking 13-0 rout of Thailand when players celebrated...
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Meek Mill
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June 15, 2019 - 12:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- While Drake got the most attention as a visible cheerleader for his hometown Toronto Raptors throughout the NBA Finals, he wasn't the only famous rapper with a vested interest in Thursday night's Game 6. Philadelphia native and Sixers fan Meek Mill, on May 30, put...
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