Philadelphia Wings

Philadelphia Wings forward Matt Rambo
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June 21, 2019 - 2:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Matt Rambo is one of the top lacrosse players that has emerged from the Philadelphia area in recent years. A Glenside native, Rambo was a star at La Salle College High School and later at the University of Maryland. Now he's a member of the National Lacrosse League's...
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The Philadelphia Wings are 0-2 this season against Toronto.
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Matt Leon
March 27, 2019 - 4:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings will be looking for a second straight victory on Saturday night when they visit the Toronto Rock in a National Lacrosse League battle. Philadelphia improved to 3-10 and snapped a three-game losing streak this past Saturday with a 13-8 win over...
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Trevor Baptiste & Kiel Matisz prepare for a game for the Philadelphia Wongs.
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Matt Leon
February 14, 2019 - 3:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's going to be a packed weekend for the NLL's Philadelphia Wings. It all starts on Saturday night at the Wells Fargo Center when Philadelphia hosts the New England Blackwolves. Then it's a bus ride up to Connecticut for a late Sunday afternoon rematch with the...
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The Philadelphia Wings visit Buffalo on Saturday night.
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Matt Leon
January 18, 2019 - 1:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings will be on the road tomorrow night, visiting the Buffalo Bandits. The expansion Wings are 0-4 so far in National Lacrosse League action. Most recently, this past Saturday, they lost a hard-fought battle with the undefeated Georgia Swarm at the...
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The Philadelphia Wings will look for their first win on Saturday night in Rochester.
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Andrew Kramer
January 14, 2019 - 5:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings lacrosse team announced Monday that they have "permanently removed" announcer Shawny Hill following "offensive comments" he made during the team's home game over the weekend. Here's the comment from last night's Swarm-Wings game. You can easily...
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The Philadelphia Wings will look for their first win on Saturday night in Rochester.
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Andrew Kramer
January 13, 2019 - 7:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings lacrosse in-game announcer is under fire after making an offensive comment about forward Lyle Thompson. During the Wings home game against the Georgia Swarm, in-game announcer Shawny Hill told the crowd “let's snip the pony tail.” The comment...
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The Philadelphia Wings will look for their first win on Saturday night in Rochester.
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December 27, 2018 - 1:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings will play the first road game of their expansion season on Saturday night when they visit the Rochester Knighthawks. The Wings opened the campaign back on Dec. 15 with a 17-15 home loss to the Buffalo Bandits at the Center. "Guys played hard,...
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Matt Leon
December 13, 2018 - 1:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The expansion Philadelphia Wings will make their National Lacrosse League debut on Saturday afternoon when they welcome Buffalo to the Wells Fargo Center. Of course, this is also a return for Wings lacrosse, as Philadelphia had a very successful run in the NLL until...
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The Philadelphia Wings mascot Wingston is shown with mascot from other Philly professional and college teams.
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Dan Wing
November 09, 2018 - 1:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Wings lacrosse team introduced the city's newest pro-sports mascot Friday morning at pep rally on the rooftop lacrosse field at Friends Select in Center City. Another shot of the new kid in town. He's on Twitter- @WingstonNLL - if you want to welcome...
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Chris Cloutier
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Matt Leon
September 26, 2018 - 4:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The National Lacrosse League's annual Entry Draft took place Tuesday night at Xfinity Live, and it was a big night for the expansion of the Philadelphia Wings. Not only was the draft held on home turf, but the Wings held the No. 2 overall pick, which they used to...
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