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Bulls players say Sixers are for real

February 5, 2012

If you’re still thinking that the Philadelphia 76ers 16-6 record is all just smoke and mirrors against the NBA’s worst teams, the Chicago Bulls, the team that has the best record in the Eastern Conference, would beg to differ with local cynics and skeptics.

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The Sixers need the fans’ support!

January 28, 2012

For all of the newfound success that this young team has had, I get the feeling that the city isn’t completely behind them yet. Don’t get me wrong. The fans that come out to Wells Fargo Center are loud and boisterous. But they’ve only had one sellout since the home opener.

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Year end Eagles wrap up

January 8, 2012

In the bizarre case of your Philadelphia Eagles, there were four games that cost them a trip to the postseason. Had the Birds won even one of them, they would be practicing for a Wild Card weekend game this weekend. What makes matters worse is that in three of these games…

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Aldridge leads Trail Blazers over 76ers

December 31, 2011

As the Portland Trail Blazers’ lead dwindled, coach Nate McMillan decided to pick up the pace. Portland pushed the tempo late in the second half with a smaller quicker lineup and beat the Philadelphia 76ers 107-103 in the season opener for both teams.

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Safe At Home

December 26, 2011

Ten years ago, the three biggest names in Philadelphia Sports were Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb, Sixers superstar guard Allen Iverson, and Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins. Of those three, only Rollins was able to bring to the city the one thing it had always wanted: another championship.

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Eagles named Global Sports Team of the Year by Beyond Sport

December 17, 2011

This is the second time that the team has been recognized for its off-field activities by Beyond Sports. Nick Keller, the organization’s CEO, said the wide-range of community outreach projects that the Eagles participate in made them the obvious choice for this year’s award.

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