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Danny Rocco is in his second season as head football coach at the University of Delaware.
Mark Campbell, University of Delaware Athletics
Matt Leon
September 20, 2018 - 5:15 pm
NEWARK, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The Delaware Blue Hens will face their biggest challenge of the season to date on Saturday when they visit the defending FCS national champions, and the current No. 1 team in the country, North Dakota State University. Delaware is coming off its second straight...
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The Philadelphia 76ers' Elton Brand watches the end of the first half, with teammate Nerlens Noel, right, against the Atlanta Hawks on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.
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September 20, 2018 - 1:13 pm
By Jon Johnson CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — In one of the more interesting moves in franchise history, the Philadelphia 76ers chose Elton Brand as the organization's new general manager following a 104-day search. Just two years ago Brand played for the Sixers. Managing owner Joshua Harris...
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In this file photo dated Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, Russian National Anti-doping Agency RUSADA head Yuri Ganus speaks during a news conference in Moscow, Russia.
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September 20, 2018 - 10:13 am
VICTORIA, Seychelles (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency has reinstated Russia, ending a nearly three-year suspension caused by state-sponsored doping. WADA says its 12-member executive committee voted to reinstate the Russian Anti-Doping Agency "subject to strict conditions." WADA's move came...
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In this March 23, 2016, file photo, Philadelphia 76ers forward Elton Brand stands during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Denver Nuggets in Denver.
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September 20, 2018 - 10:06 am
By Dan Gelston, AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Elton Brand is in charge of the Philadelphia 76ers. A person familiar with the situation says the Sixers have made Brand their new general manager, replacing Bryan Colangelo. Colangelo resigned in June as the 76ers' president of basketball...
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AP Photo/Matt Slocum
September 19, 2018 - 10:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rhys Hoskins became the seventh-fastest player to hit 50 career home runs and the Philadelphia Phillies kept pace in the NL East race with a 4-0 victory over the New York Mets on Wednesday night. Zach Eflin and five relievers combined on a six-hitter and Odubel Herrera added two...
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Villanova quarterback Zach Bednarczyk (center)
Villanova University Athletics
Matt Leon
September 19, 2018 - 1:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Villanova will look to bounce back from its first loss of the season on Saturday night when the Wildcats welcome Bucknell to the Main Line. The Wildcats fell to 2-1 this past weekend with a 45-35 loss to Towson in the Colonial Athletic Association opener for both...
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Jordan Matthews
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September 19, 2018 - 9:41 am
By Eliot Shorr-Parks PHILADELPHIA ( 94 WIP Sportsradio ) — The Eagles have made a move to help their desperate need for help at wide receiver. The solution was a familiar face. The Eagles announced on Wednesday that they signed receiver Jordan Matthews, a move they made after placing receiver Mike...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Aaron Nola
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September 19, 2018 - 6:33 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — As the losses mounted and the Phillies tumbled far out of first place, it was clear many players were pressing. Philadelphia manager Gabe Kapler noticed something different about Jorge Alfaro on Tuesday, though, long before the rookie catcher delivered the biggest blow of the...
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Philadelphia 76ers forward Elton Brand
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September 18, 2018 - 7:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Elton Brand is in charge of the Philadelphia 76ers. A person familiar with the situation says the Sixers have made Brand their new general manager, replacing Bryan Colangelo. Colangelo resigned in June as the 76ers' president of basketball operations after what an investigation...
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Temple Owls play Maryland Terrapins
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Ed Benkin
September 18, 2018 - 7:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Last weekend, Temple headed to Maryland with an 0-2 record and came home with a potential season-saving victory. The Owls insist nothing has changed with their preparation. The victory over the Terrapins enabled Temple to avoid an 0-3 start. After three straight non-...
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