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Patriot Games

February 23, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Colin Kaepernick (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) While his collusion suit against the NFL has been settled, the impact of Colin Kaepernick’s protests against police brutality is still being felt.   By Chris Murray  For the Chris Murray Report and the Philadelphia Sunday Sun  Since hearing about the settlement of Colin Kaepernick and Eric…

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Looking For A Lead-Lined Box

February 15, 2019

Despite the new additions to the Philadelphia 76ers, the Boston Celtics remain the team’s kryptonite.  By Chris Murray  For the Philadelphia Sunday Sun  In the last week or so, the Philadelphia 76ers were wheeling and dealing through trades and managed to build what is arguably one of the best starting lineups in the NBA with…

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Black Hockey History Tour to visit six NHL arenas throughout February

February 8, 2019

By Adam Kimelman  @NHLAdamK  NHL.COM  The American Legacy Black Hockey History Tour debuted in New York last Saturday. The 525-square foot mobile museum looks back at the founders, trailblazers, history makers and Stanley Cup champions, and looks ahead to the next generation of young stars, NHL officials, broadcasters and women in the game. The museum…

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Throwback night: Pats wins Super Bowl the old-fashioned way

February 4, 2019

By Eddie Pells ATLANTA (AP) — Graying but still gritty, Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and the Patriots came to the Super Bowl intending to stave off, for at least one more game, the inevitable onslaught of the NFL’s future. Job well done. Pro football never looked flatter, older and more stuck in the days of…

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Feel The Rush

February 1, 2019

In order for the Los Angeles Rams to win Super Bowl LIII, Rams running back Todd Gurley needs to be the Big Man. By Chris Murray For the Philadelphia Sunday Sun Even as the Los Angeles Rams were caught up in the euphoria of winning the NFC Championship in overtime, running back Todd Gurley was…

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Go West

January 25, 2019

As they embark on a West Coast swing through the NBA, the Philadelphia 76ers are turning some heads. By Chris Murray  For the Philadelphia Sunday SUN  Starting with Saturday night’s game against the Denver Nuggets, the No. 2 team in the Western Conference, the Philadelphia 76ers (32-17) will embark on a brutal four-game swing that…

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Louisville airport to honor native son Muhammad Ali

January 19, 2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — In the week of global icon and Muhammad Ali’s birthday, his hometown is honoring his lasting legacy by renaming the city’s airport. The new name is Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport. The airport’s three-letter International Air Transport Association (IATA) Location Identifier – SDF – will not change. “Muhammad Ali belonged to the…

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See (Most Of You) Next Year!

January 19, 2019

For the last two years, Philadelphia Eagles fans have been treated to some of the best football in the franchise’s history from a team that inspired the city. But what’s next? By Chris Murray  For the Philadelphia Sunday SUN  When Nick Foles’s last pass of the Philadelphia Eagles playoff game against the New Orleans Saints…

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The Rematch

January 11, 2019

When the Philadelphia Eagles take the field against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday, they hope to send the Saints marching out. By Chris Murray  For the Chris Murray Report and the Philadelphia Sunday Sun The last time the defending Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles went to the Mercedes Benz Superdome in New Orleans, the…

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The Champs Are Here

January 4, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Eagles WR Nelson Agholor celebrates his touchdown. (Photos: Webster Riddick) Despite taking 16 weeks to get over .500, the Philadelphia Eagles will start defending their Super Bowl title on Sunday. By Chris Murray  LANDOVER, Md.—Even after a devastating 48-7 loss to the New Orleans, Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins said he had no…

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Recent News

Go With The-Flo

Michael ‘Prince’ Jackson graduated with honors from Loyola Marymount University

May 17, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Prince Jackson  (Photo: Kathy Hutchins / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony On May 10, it was...

Seniors

Savvy Senior: Adaptive gardening: Tips and tools for older gardeners

May 17, 2019

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you recommend some good tools and tips for senior gardeners? My 77-year-old mother...

Color Of Money

Former Mayor John Street files lawsuit to stop Mayor Kenney’s real estate assessment increases

May 17, 2019

Calls residential real estate assessments ‘taxation without representation’ Former Mayor John F. Street recently announced the filing...

Sports

What’s Next? Now that a lucky bounce has sent the Philadelphia 76ers home for the summer, the real work is about to begin

May 17, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard, center, reacts with teammates after making the game-winning shot as...

Oasis

Mother Bethel AME Mass Choir presents spring concert “Musical Moments”

May 17, 2019

All are welcome to share in what promises to be a spirit-filled, harmonic journey.   The Mother Bethel...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of May 19

May 17, 2019

All Signs: The Sun goes through all 12 signs in a year, which means it is in...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff