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Candice Wiggins says her WNBA experience was toxic

February 22, 2017

Associated Press Candice Wiggins said her experience playing in the WNBA was “toxic” and was a major reason why she retired last season. In an interview with The San Diego Union-Tribune , Wiggins said the culture in the league was “very, very harmful” and that she was targeted throughout her career for being heterosexual and…

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A good dilemma to have

February 17, 2017

ABOVE  PHOTO:  Joel Embiid (AP Photo/Morry Gash)   By Chris Murray For the Chris Murray Report and the Philadelphia Sunday Sun Right now, the Philadelphia 76ers find themselves in the horns of a dilemma. That dilemma? Do they let potential stars Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons play after the All-Star break if they recover from…

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Lessons

February 11, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO: New England Patriots’ James White scores the winning touchdown during overtime of the NFL Super Bowl 51 football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, in Houston.  (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) The Atlanta Falcons had the New England Patriots right where they wanted them during last Sunday’s Super Bowl.  Unfortunately, they didn’t…

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Brand New Soul

February 6, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Philadelphia Soul holding their open tryouts. (Photo: by Bill Z. Foster)     The Arena Bowl Champion Philadelphia Soul is retooling for a repeat run.   By Chris Murray For the Philadelphia Sunday Sun After winning the 2016 Arena Bowl title, the Philadelphia Soul wasn’t content with resting on its laurels. During October’s…

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Games Without Frontiers

February 3, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Kyle Lowry  (AP Photo/Brandon Dill) For foreign born NBA players and their American teammates, the Trump Administration’s ban on immigration could be a game changer. By Chris Murray For the Chris Murray Report and the Philadelphia Sunday Sun Out of all of the reactions to President Donald J. Trump’s executive order banning people…

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Fighting For Respect

January 27, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Former U.S. President Barack Obama  (AP Photo)  and Jack Johnson, 1915  (United States Library of Congress’s Prints and Photographs division.) While it’s tempting to look at Barack Obama’s eight years as President of the United States through the eyes of Jackie Robinson, viewing them through the eyes of Jack Johnson might be more…

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Process Serving

January 20, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Philadelphia 76ers’ Joel Embiid tries to drive past Milwaukee Bucks’ Jabari Parker during the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, in Milwaukee.  (AP Photo/Morry Gash) Now that the team appears to be making progress, the phrase “trust the process” is no longer a laughing matter for the Philadelphia…

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Bowl season spotlights wide receivers that could help the Philadelphia Eagles

January 13, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Clemson Tigers wide receiver Mike Williams (7) during the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football playoff game against the Ohio State Buckeyes on Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016 in Glendale, Ariz. (Ric Tapia via AP) By Chris Murray For the Chris Murray Report and the Philadelphia Sunday Sun If you’re a Philadelphia Eagles fan, you’re…

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A Game Of Inches

January 6, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Eagles beat the Cowboys 27-13; last Sunday but still miss much needed talent at key positions to perform at championship level.  (Photo by Webster Riddick) The Philadelphia Eagles 7-9 Season was the result of missed opportunities By Chris Murray For the Chris Murray Report and the Philadelphia Sunday Sun “A billion here and…

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The Elevator Year

December 30, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  Simone Biles (AP photo) In the sporting world, 2016 was a year of ups and downs. By Chris Murray For the Chris Murray Report and the Philadelphia Sunday Sun If there’s one thing that everyone can agree on about 2016, it was a year where the one constant was death. While the pop…

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