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Former Liverpool goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar and New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia
Kathy Willens/AP
May 10, 2019 - 8:44 am
(Associated Press) — Celebrating their 10th English league title in 15 years, Liverpool players jumped joyously at Anfield on April 28, 1990, never suspecting a decades-long wait for the next. When they took a nine-point lead in late December, Kopites thought that elusive 19th English championship...
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Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons (25) reacts after dunking the ball between Toronto Raptors' Danny Green (14) and Kawhi Leonard (2) during the second half of Game 6 of a second-round NBA basketball playoff series Thursday, May 9, 2019, in Philadelphia.
Chris Szagola/AP Photo
May 09, 2019 - 10:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jimmy Butler lived up to his Jimmy Buckets nickname to help Philadelphia force a seventh game against Toronto in the Eastern Conference semifinals, hitting them in bunches and scoring 25 points in the 76ers' 112-101 victory over the Raptors on Thursday night. Game 7 is Sunday...
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Philadelphia Soul wide receiver Aaron Wascha caught three touchdowns in last week's win in Baltimore.
Philadelphia Soul
Matt Leon
May 09, 2019 - 12:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Soul will be back home on Saturday night to welcome the Albany Empire to the Wells Fargo Center in Arena Football League action. The Soul are 2-0 in the young season after beating the Brigade down in Baltimore this past Friday, 36-27. The win was...
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The University of Pennsylvania women's lacrosse team is headed to its 13th straight NCAA Tournament.
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Matt Leon
May 08, 2019 - 2:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania women's lacrosse team finds itself in a familiar situation this week - getting ready for the NCAA Tournament. For the 13th straight season the Quakers are in the field and they will open things up on Friday, taking on Georgetown...
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David P. Montgomery
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Mike DeNardo
May 08, 2019 - 8:23 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Phillies have announced that chairman and former team President David Montgomery died Wednesday morning at the age of 72 after five years fighting jawbone cancer. He would always ask to be called by his first name. And he always greeted everyone by...
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WCU senior power hitter Joe Zirolli.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 07, 2019 - 11:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The West Chester University baseball team is getting ready for the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference tournament, which begins on Wednesday. The Golden Rams are the No. 2 seed, and they will open up against California University of Pennsylvania Wednesday morning...
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Maximum Security, the horse that made history by being disqualified from Saturday's Kentucky Derby for a rules infraction, will not run in the Preakness Stakes, the next leg of racing's Triple Crown, his owner said in an interview with NBC.
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May 07, 2019 - 9:06 am
By Jill Martin and Rebekah Riess, CNN (CNN) -- The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission on Monday denied an appeal from the owner of Maximum Security, the horse that made history by being disqualified from Saturday's Kentucky Derby for a rules infraction. Maximum Security, who led the Derby from wire...
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May 5, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) reacts in front of Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) after a foul call during the fourth quarter in game four of the second round of the 2019 NBA Playoffs at Wells Fargo Cen
Bill Streicher/USA TODAY Sports
May 05, 2019 - 7:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 39 points, including a clutch 3-pointer with 1:01 left, to help the Toronto Raptors beat the Philadelphia 76ers 101-96 on Sunday and even the Eastern Conference semifinal series at 2-2. Marc Gasol scored 16, Kyle Lowry had 14 and the Raptors rebounded after...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Zach Eflin throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Sunday, May 5, 2019, in Philadelphia.
Laurence Kesterson/AP Photo
May 05, 2019 - 6:31 pm
By Aaron Bracy PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Zach Eflin pitched seven strong innings and Rhys Hoskins drove in a pair of runs to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Sunday. Cesar Hernandez added two doubles for the NL East-leading Phillies, who have won six of...
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Matt Slocum/AP Photo
May 04, 2019 - 7:29 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Maximum Security led all the way in the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, only to become the first winner disqualified for interference in the race's 145-year history. After a long wait, Long shot Country House was declared the winner After an inquiry ruling, 65-1 Country House is...
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