PHILADELPHIA -- T.J. McConnell doesn't have the star power of Joel Embiid or Ben Simmons, but it was the undrafted reserve guard who received the loudest cheers while helping the streaking 76ers to another win. McConnell had a triple-double with 10 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists. Dario Saric
Hall of Famer Julius Erving?has been released from the hospital after falling ill at the 76ers?game Friday night, according to his management team. Erving, 67, attended the game and rang the ceremonial Liberty Bell before tipoff. The dunker, more commonly known as "Dr. J," was honored by the team
The New York Yankees have famously stuck with various traditions throughout their long history, including this one: They are the only team among the major North American pro sports leagues whose players have never worn their names on their jerseys. But that is about to change. MLB?
Apparently, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning should be afraid to go into Philadelphia on Sunday night. Very, very afraid. On Friday, the Eagles posted a 1-minute, 23-second video on their Twitter account which shows a boyish-sounding, cartoon version of the two-time Super Bowl MVP getting
The city of Brotherly Love lures travelers with a vibrant mix -- history, culture and community. As the spring and summer seasons bring the promise of warmer weather, visitors from all over the world will flock to Philadelphia. And while the landmark attractions are not to be missed -- the Liberty
A week after a gold medalist snowboarder said he wished Winter Olympics medals were made of bacon, an American meat company did its best to make his dream come true. Sage Kotsenburg, who on Feb. 8 scored the first gold medal of the Sochi Olympics, shared his meaty hope with the world two days after
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Most Olympics opening ceremonies are kept secret–but it apparently wasn’t enough to share visions of a neo-idyllic countryside, now the entire playlist to Danny Boyle’s “Isles of Wonder”ceremony, allegedly leaked, is available for public scrutiny. If you thought sheep in east London’s Olympic ...
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Those exhilarating moments when marathoners sprint to the finish line on pure adrenaline can prove fatal to vulnerable hearts, a veteran marathon medical director said today. Taking an 81-milligram baby aspirin and avoiding caffeine on race day -- especially supercaffeinated energy drinks -- are