Legendary NBA referee Earl Strom is among 2020 Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame inductees

For more than three decades, the Pottsville native was the NBA’s most respected and controversial ref. He officiated 2,400 regular-season games, 295 in the playoffs, including 29 NBA or ABA finals.

Legendary NBA referee Earl Strom is among 2020 Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame inductees

For more than three decades, the Pottsville native was the NBA’s most respected and controversial ref. He officiated 2,400 regular-season games, 295 in the playoffs, including 29 NBA or ABA finals.

Eagles lose Josh McCown, their emergency quarterback, to the Houston Texans

The relationship between McCown and Carson Wentz was so valued that the Eagles reached out to McCown about joining their coaching staff last offseason.

Eagles lose Josh McCown, their emergency quarterback, to the Houston Texans

The relationship between McCown and Carson Wentz was so valued that the Eagles reached out to McCown about joining their coaching staff last offseason.

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The NCAA is making a mistake by starting Division I hoops this month | Mike Jensen

"There’s no doubt the bubble is the answer,'' Jay Wright said recently.
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The NCAA is making a mistake by starting Division I hoops this month | Mike Jensen

"There’s no doubt the bubble is the answer,'' Jay Wright said recently.
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Grading the Eagles at the midway point of the season

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Taking stock of the Eagles’ rookie class halfway through the season | Early Birds

How has the surprising Jalen Hurts pick turned out so far? Did the Eagles find any keepers? EJ Smith breaks down the group.

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Phillies can afford to keep J.T. Realmuto, but they can afford to lose him, too | Bob Brookover

If the Phillies want to keep Realmuto, it is going to cost them dearly, and it should. He is a five-tool player at a position that seldom produces five-tool players.

Penn State wide receiver Jahan Dotson continues to be inspired by his late grandmother

The Nittany Lions' junior lost his grandmother last April but said he continues to speak with her as he did before a spectacular performance last Saturday against Ohio State.

Bonner-Prendergast football team bounced from Pa. state tournament by coronavirus

“It’s such a tough day for our guys,” Bonner coach Jack Muldoon said. “These kids, they’ve been through so much. I don’t know how many more gut punches they can take.”

RB Re’Mahn Davis is leaving Temple and is headed for the transfer portal

Davis, who is from San Francisco, said he wanted to transfer to a school closer to home

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If anyone needs to social distance, it’s the Sixers owners and their star players | Marcus Hayes

Trips to the beaches, Super Bowl luxury boxes, mediating player disputes, negotiating deals: Sixers owners need to stop commingling with their star players.

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Doug Pederson’s book holds the key to how he’ll handle Carson Wentz and the Eagles’ season | Mike Sielski

Pederson wants a quarterback with a gunslinger mentality. He's not about to go conservative with Wentz now.

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In his first day on the job, Daryl Morey showed why the Sixers hired him | David Murphy

Daryl Morey gave an unequivocal endorsement of Joel Embiid and signaled the direction he will take the team.

Eagles get good injury news, for once, and look to get healthier during their bye week

Darius Slay and Malik Jackson left Sunday night's game but should be OK with the bye week to heal, Doug Pederson said.

What the Union need to do to win the MLS Cup

Here are a few thoughts on what the Union need to do to win Major League Soccer’s biggest prize.

Daryl Morey is ready to work with a Sixers roster that has championship aspirations

Morey, whose Houston team was built to play small ball last year, says he is looking forward to having a team led by a dominant big man like Joel Embiid

Flyers goalie Alex Lyon expresses concern for players who are 'stressed right now’ | On the Fly

AHL players haven't been paid since March, and Lyon says his younger teammates are feeling the financial stress.

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