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Embiid, Butler lead 76ers' 120-96 rout of Pacers

Embiid, Butler lead 76ers' 120-96 rout of Pacers

INDIANAPOLIS — Joel Embiid had 22 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists Thursday night to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to their seventh win in nine games, a 120-96 blowout of the Indiana Pacers.
Jan 16, 2019
Couturier hat trick rallies Flyers past Bruins 4-3

Couturier hat trick rallies Flyers past Bruins 4-3

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sean Couturier had a hat trick, Carter Hart stopped 39 shots and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Jan 16, 2019
'It's a little bit weird' Covington, Saric said of Philly return

'It's a little bit weird' Covington, Saric said of Philly return

PHILADELPHIA — Robert Covington looked very much at home Tuesday night strolling around the bowels of the Wells Fargo Center.
Jan 15, 2019
76ers score 83 in 1st half, roll past Timberwolves by 42

76ers score 83 in 1st half, roll past Timberwolves by 42

PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid had 31 points and 13 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers scored 83 points in the first half in a 149-107 thrashing of the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night in Jimmy Butler's first game against his former…
Jan 15, 2019
Bryce Harper might be better fit for Phillies than Manny Machado

Bryce Harper might be better fit for Phillies than Manny Machado

It was Sept. 12, and the Philadelphia Phillies had just lost to the Washington Nationals 5-1 in the season finale between the rivals.
Jan 15, 2019
Flyers place forward Dale Weise on waivers

Flyers place forward Dale Weise on waivers

PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Flyers have placed forward Dale Weise on waivers.
Jan 14, 2019
Nolan Patrick snaps slump, JVR scores hat trick as Flyers rally past Wild 7-4

Nolan Patrick snaps slump, JVR scores hat trick as Flyers rally past Wild 7-4

PHILADELPHIA — James van Riemsdyk had the fourth hat trick of his career, Nolan Patrick scored for the first time in 25 games and the Flyers’ power-play ended an 0 for 14 drought.
Jan 14, 2019
Sooners QB, A's pick Kyler Murray declares for NFL draft

Sooners QB, A's pick Kyler Murray declares for NFL draft

Kyler Murray, the first-round Major League Baseball draft pick and Heisman Trophy-winning Oklahoma quarterback, declared himself eligible for the NFL draft on Monday.
Jan 14, 2019
Former ace, longtime pitching coac Mel Stottlemyre dies at 77

Former ace, longtime pitching coac Mel Stottlemyre dies at 77

NEW YORK — Mel Stottlemyre made his mark on the mound: He started Game 7 of the World Series, earned five championship rings as a pitching coach, wound up with a plaque at Monument Park.
Jan 14, 2019
Timberwolves face Butler, 76ers for 1st time since breakup

Timberwolves face Butler, 76ers for 1st time since breakup

MINNEAPOLIS — About two months after Jimmy Butler initiated their breakup, the Minnesota Timberwolves are going to pay him a visit.
Jan 14, 2019
Report: Phillies may favor Bryce Harper over Manny Machado

Report: Phillies may favor Bryce Harper over Manny Machado

The Phillies' meeting with Bryce Harper in Las Vegas went so well that the team may be shifting its focus to Harper instead of Manny Machado, according to MLB.com's Todd Zolecki, who cited a pair of sources.
Jan 13, 2019

76ers escape with 108-105 win over Knicks; Embiid scores 26

NEW YORK — Ben Simmons fell an assist short of a triple-double with 20 points and 22 rebounds, Joel Embiid scored 26 points and the Philadelphia 76ers escaped with a 108-105 victory over the New York Knicks on Sunday.
Jan 13, 2019
Phillies' meeting with Harper might not end in an immediate deal, but optimism builds

Phillies' meeting with Harper might not end in an immediate deal, but optimism builds

It took roughly 10 weeks, but the Phillies finally found themselves Saturday face-to-face with Bryce Harper.
Jan 12, 2019
Pleasantville falls to undefeated Elizabeth 71-57

Pleasantville falls to undefeated Elizabeth 71-57

BUENA VISTA TOWNSHIP — On a disappointing day, Jacob Valeus gave the Pleasantville High School boys basketball team a reason to be hopeful about the rest of the season.
Jan 12, 2019
Blackwood returns to lineup and leads Devils over Flyers

Blackwood returns to lineup and leads Devils over Flyers

NEWARK — Nine games into his NHL career, Mackenzie Blackwood is starting to emerge as the New Jersey Devils' No. 1 goaltender.