Philadelphia Sports News

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  • 1 hr ago | via The Citizens' Voice 

    PIAA basketball tournament preview capsules

    Holy Redeemer's Len Radziak goes in for a layup past Hanover Area's Brandon Chafin during the McGrane Tournament championship on Saturday. Christopher Dolan / The Citizens' Voice Up next: The winner advances to the second round to face either Imhotep Charter or North Schuylkill.

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  • Tuesday | via Philly.com 

    O'Brien: Look for Neumann-Goretti, Constitution to r...

    The PIAA state boys' basketball playoffs begin this weekend with 29 local teams trying to reach Hershey and earn gold medals. Neumann-Goretti and Constitution, which won in Class AA last year and is now in A, are out to repeat as champs.

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  • Tuesday Mar 3 | via Erie Times News 

    Sixers Notes: Ailing Kyle Lowry sits out game with S...

    Kyle Lowry loves playing basketball and especially in his hometown of Philadelphia, but the Toronto Raptors point guard, a product of Cardinal Dougherty and Villanova, was on board with sitting out Monday against the 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center. Raptors coach Dwane Casey said Lowry had various things he was dealing with.

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  • Monday Mar 2 | via Philly.com 

    Ailing Kyle Lowry sits out game with Sixers

    Kyle Lowry loves playing basketball and especially in his hometown of Philadelphia, but the Toronto Raptors point guard, a product of Cardinal Dougherty and Villanova, was on board with sitting out Monday against the 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center. Raptors coach Dwane Casey said Lowry had various things he was dealing with.

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  • Thursday Feb 26 | via Statecollege.com 

    Franklin Delivers Coast to Coast Clinic on How to Pr...

    Last Saturday morning, Franklin joined Florida State's Jimbo Fisher and Minnesota's Jerry Kill as keynote speakers at a Nike coaches clinic at the Westin hotel by Dulles Airport in suburban Washington, D.C. It's one of 15 "Coach of the Year" clinics Nike puts on in 14 states all over the country from late January to early April. stipulates that he gets $500,000 a year from Nike each calendar year, beginning in 2014 and ending in 2019, for a cool $3 million.

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  • Thursday Feb 26 | via CBS Local 

    Who Wins The Eighth Great Birds Debate?

    A bird's eye view of the participants in 94WIP's 8th Annual Great Birds Debate. PHILADELPHIA, PA - The verbal barbs were flying, both personally and professionally, covering everything from purple sweater vests to where some of the 94WIP hosts pick up their clothes.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via University City Review 

    Lorna Caesar named M.V.P after Imhotep Girls win 2nd...

    For the last couple of years, Lorna Caesar has graced the pages of our newspaper. The 5-foot-7- inch guard won three M.V.P trophies from three different Magazine Showcase basketball events that were held in games in Philadelphia.

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  • Sunday Feb 22 | via Philly.com 

    On verge of title, Neumann-Goretti girls try to igno...

    A silver staircase gleamed in the bright sunshine behind Neumann-Goretti High School on a recent day. But in the gym, a lighting failure turned afternoon to twilight.

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  • Sunday Feb 22 | via Erie Times News 

    Eagles Notes: Philly native Campbell's stock is rising

    Northwestern's under-the-radar safety, a Chestnut Hill Academy graduate, has seen his draft stock rise in the last two months. He has a chance to continue that trajectory when the defensive backs go through testing and drills Monday at the annual scouting combine.

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  • Friday Feb 20 | via Erie Times News 

    The Philadelphia Inquirer Bob Brookover column

    Before the Phillies officially opened their self-proclaimed rebuilding season on a wind-chilled Thursday morning at the Carpenter Complex, one of the young, promising pitchers they hope is part of a better tomorrow declared that he has been rejuvenated. "Something is testing me and I'm going to answer the bell," Jesse Biddle said.

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  • Friday Feb 20 | via The Lebanon Daily News 

    Phillies fans scoop up tickets on first day of indiv...

    Despite dire prospects for the upcoming Phillies season and sub-zero wind chills, Tom O'Neill never considered passing on his winter pilgrimage to Citizens Bank Park for the first day of individual game ticket sales. "My dad is 85 years old and this is something he looks forward to every year," said the South Philadelphia native.

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  • Thursday Feb 19 | via Daily Pennsylvanian 

    Penn track's Carey Celata has found her lane

    With her focus set solely on running for Penn for the first time in her college career, the Philadelphia native has excelled for the Quakers. fourth-best in the Ivy League and 69th-best in the NCAA.

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