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Philadelphia 76ers guard Jimmy Butler, left, drives to the basket against Sacramento Kings forward Nemanja Bjelica during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif.
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February 03, 2019 - 8:21 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — On a night when Sacramento's Buddy Hield set a career-high for 3-pointers, teammate De'Aaron Fox felt that Hield's two dunks were just as important. It's something Fox wants to see more of, too, as the Kings continue to push to end their 13-year playoff drought. Hield...
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February 02, 2019 - 5:28 pm
By: Eliot Shorr-Parks PHILADELPHIA (WIP) -- The first step in what is going to be a delicate dance between the Philadelphia Eagles and quarterback Nick Foles this offseason has reportedly been decided. According to an NFL Network report , the Eagles plan on picking up the $20 million option on...
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Feb 2, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Flyers center Nolan Patrick (19) is mobbed by team mates in front of cheering fans after scoring the game winning goal against the Edmonton Oilers during overtime at Wells Fargo Center.
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February 02, 2019 - 4:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nolan Patrick scored 2:01 into overtime and the Philadelphia Flyers rallied past the Edmonton Oilers 5-4 Saturday, extending their winning streak to a season-best seven games. Edmonton has lost four in a row and 13 of 18. The Flyers scored twice in the third period to tie it...
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Super Bowl Prop Bets
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Mike Dougherty
February 02, 2019 - 10:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Billions of dollars will be wagered on the Super Bowl. Some of it will be legal. Gamblers at SugarHouse Casino have placed their bets in the new sportsbook. Most of the cash is on the Patriots. "About 90-percent of the money that was wagered on the point spread has...
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February 01, 2019 - 10:06 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Limousine companies are blaming the state of Georgia for leaving them 300 to 400 vehicles short of what's needed to transport NFL owners, corporate clients and Very Important People this Super Bowl weekend. Amy Patterson, vice president of operations and logistics with Atlanta's...
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February 01, 2019 - 9:58 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of football fans from around the country converge at Las Vegas casinos every February to place their bets on the Super Bowl's winner, MVP, first touchdown scorer and hundreds of other outcomes. They cheer, boo and hold their breath as they watch every moment of the game...
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Philadelphia 76ers' JJ Redick, right, works with the ball against Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (30) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, in Oakland, Calif.
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February 01, 2019 - 6:50 am
By Janie McCauley, AP Sports Writer OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Warriors coach Steve Kerr figured it would be a tough challenge for DeMarcus Cousins to keep up with Joel Embiid at this stage, given Cousins has just returned from almost a yearlong absence recovering from a serious Achilles tendon injury...
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Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz (86) scores a touchdown past New England Patriots free safety Devin McCourty (32) during the fourth quarter in Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium.
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Steve Tawa
January 31, 2019 - 2:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In the run-up to the Super Bowl, at a briefing in Atlanta, the Philadelphia area's top federal prosecutor revealed separate indictments charging 13 people with trafficking in counterfeit tickets for sporting and concert events, including the Eagles' Super Bowl...
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Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid hugs rapper Meek Mill after a victory against the Miami Heat.
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January 31, 2019 - 12:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Rapper J. Cole will headline the halftime show at the NBA All-Star Game. The seven-time Grammy Award nominee will return to his home state to perform a medley of hits at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Feb. 17. He released his latest single, "Middle Child," on...
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Senior guard Jake Silpe is averaging 6.7 ppg this season for Penn.
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Matt Leon
January 30, 2019 - 3:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's been quite a last season and a half for the University of Pennsylvania men's basketball team. Last season saw the Quakers win the Ivy League and head to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2007. So far this season, Penn has notched impressive road wins...
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