<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Sports]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:55:46 -0400 Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:55:46 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Fighter Ronda Rousey Accepts NJ Marine's Ball Invite]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:29:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-480821508.jpg
Ronda Rousey said she'd take a night off from kicking and punching to dance and twirl at a Marine Corps Birthday Ball. Rousey, 28 — the reigning MMA superstar and actress — accepted an invitation from

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<![CDATA[High School Blitz]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:30:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/HS_Sports_Txt.jpg
Follow our area's top teams all season long on air and online.]]>
<![CDATA[LA Selected as U.S. Candidate for 2024 Olympics]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:43:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/218*120/09-01-2015-olympics-la-1984-GettyImages-491337875.jpg
Los Angeles was selected Tuesday as the U.S. bid city for the 2024 Olympics. With Boston bowing out earlier this year, the LA City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a proposal to authorize Mayor Eric...

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<![CDATA[Top Sports Photos 2015]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:01:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/topSports-GettyImages-485604956.jpg
Click to see dramatic game action photos from professional football, hockey, basketball, baseball and more.

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<![CDATA[Sox Fan Buries World Series Champions Hat at Wrigley]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:29:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/wrigley+field+view.jpg
One White Sox fan may have jinxed — or perhaps reverse jinxed — the Cubs this year by burying a Sox treasure at Wrigley Field. Allison Horne of ESPN and 120 Sports tweeted a photo of a White Sox "2005...

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<![CDATA[Backboard-Shattering 76ers Legend Dies]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:56:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/174*120/ap-darryl-dawkins-76ers.jpg
Chocolate Thunder has gone back to Lovetron. Longtime 76ers center Darryl Dawkins died Thursday at the age of 58.

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<![CDATA[Cubs Rock Pajamas After No-Hitter]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:39:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-486027192.jpg
The Chicago Cubs were already preparing for a pajama-themed plane ride home from Los Angeles on Sunday night, but pitcher Jake Arrieta ensured that it would be a party as he tossed a no-hitter in a 2-0 win over...

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<![CDATA[Chip Talks Eagles' Roster]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:42:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Chip+Kelly+Eagles+Coach.jpg
After another impressive showing in the Philadelphia Eagles’ third preseason win, head coach Chip Kelly will answer questions Monday as the Birds prepare for the preseason finale.

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<![CDATA[Arrieta Throws No-Hitter in 2-0 Cubs Victory ]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:40:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/GettyImages-486005752.jpg
The Chicago Cubs were on a four game losing streak, but their best pitcher was at his best Sunday as Jake Arrieta pitched a no-hitter against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The no-hitter is the first in Arrieta’s...

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<![CDATA[Braves Fan Fell to His Death Doing 'Favorite Things': Family]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:35:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_400180067339.jpg
The Atlanta Braves fan who died after falling from the upper deck at Turner Field during a game was doing what he loved when his life ended abruptly, his family said Sunday. Gregory Murrey, 60, landed in an area...

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<![CDATA[Fans Cheer on Eagles During Preseason Game]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:46:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Fans-Cheer-on-Eagles.jpg
Fans were out in full force to cheer on the Eagles as they took on the Packers in a preseason matchup. NBC10's Randy Gyllenhaal spoke with fans who are excited about the upcoming season.]]>
<![CDATA[Eagles Fans Gear Up At Xfinity Live]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:17:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Eagles-Fans-Xfinity-Live.jpg
Eagles fans are getting ready to watch the third pre-season game on the big screens at Xfinity Live. NBC10’s Randy Gyllenhaal reports on how fans are feeling about who should play in the upcoming game.]]>
<![CDATA[Walter Thurmond Uses Passion for Film to Help Local Children]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:39:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Walter-Thurmond.jpg
Philadelphia Eagles’ player Walter Thurmond has a passion for movie making that runs deep and he’s not keeping it to himself. In July, Thurmond teamed up with Big Picture Alliance and had students interested in...]]>
<![CDATA[Malcolm Jenkins Hosts Football Camp]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:36:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Malcolm-Jenkins-Football-Cl.jpg
Eagles’ player Malcolm Jenkins hosted a two day camp, with 400 kids attending, on a Saturday in late June. His love for football shows during his camp when he shares the game he loves with the young future...]]>
<![CDATA[IndyCar Racer Justin Wilson Remembered at Race]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 16:11:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/gettyimages-170552690-justin-wilson-dies.jpg
A moment of silence was observed in memory of Justin Wilson prior to the start of the NASCAR Xfinity race at Road America.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers' Vin Scully Will Return ]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:18:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-08-28+at+7.49.21+PM.png
Vin Scully, the Dodgers' longtime broadcaster, will return next season to call the team's games, ABC Late Night host Jimmy Kimmel revealed to fans via video message Friday night at Dodger Stadium.

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<![CDATA[Eagles Get Ready to Take on the Packers]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:20:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011742143_1200x675_515257411863.jpg
The Eagles are 2-0 this preseason and their next test will come at Lambeau Field against Aaron Rodgers and the Packers. CSN Philly's John Clark says Eagles coach Chip Kelly would not commit to starting...]]>
<![CDATA[PAL Receives Biggest Donation in History Care of Sixers Owner]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:36:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/201*120/Joshua+Harris+Sixers+Owner.JPG
It’s being called the biggest donation in the history of the Philadelphia Police Athletic League - $3.5 million. It’s courtesy of 76ers owner Joshua Harris.

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<![CDATA[Woman Files Suit Against Bulls Star Derrick Rose]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 21:17:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/GettyImages-458331240.jpg
A woman has filed a lawsuit against Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose, claiming he and two friends drugged and gang-raped her. The lawsuit, which was first reported by TMZ Wednesday and made public Thursday, says...

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<![CDATA[McDonald Indicted on Rape Charges]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 20:03:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/th-may-25-ray-mcdonald-mug.jpg
Former San Francisco 49’ers and Chicago Bears defensive end Ray McDonald was indicted on Wednesday on one count of rape and on one count of violating a restraining order by a Santa Clara County Grand Jury,...]]>
<![CDATA[ESPN Pulls Former Red Sox Star From Air After Posts Compare Muslims Extremists to Nazis]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:50:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/138886369.jpg
ESPN has pulled Curt Schilling from the air after the former Red Sox and Phillies star posted a photo comparing Muslim extremists to Nazis on his social media accounts.

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<![CDATA[NFL Files New Argument in Tom Brady Appeal]]> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 06:47:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tom-brady-patriots-nfl.jpg
The NFL filed a new argument Monday in the Tom Brady appeal. The letter, sent to Judge Richard Berman, questions the NFL Player's Association presentation during a hearing last week in which the NFLPA submitted...

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<![CDATA[NFL Says Hit on Bradford Wasn't Dirty]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 20:49:11 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Terrell-Suggs.jpg
The NFL said that Terrell Suggs should not have been penalized for a hit on Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford in Saturday's preseason game. Comcast SportsNet's John Clark explains the controversy.]]>
<![CDATA[Olympic Gymnastics Coach Suspected of Molestation]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 19:55:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-149434037.jpg
An Olympic gymnastics coach was arrested early Monday morning in Indianapolis on suspicion of child molestation, a spokeswoman for an Indiana prosecutor's office told NBC News. Marvin Sharp has not formally...

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<![CDATA[Philadelphia Eagles Help Make Teen's Dream Come True]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 12:27:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011681323_1200x675_512034371929.jpg
15 year old Ryan Woodham is living with Spina Bifida but he is not letting that stop him from persuing his dreams. NBC10's Keith Jones and the Philadelphia Eagles help make Ryan's dreams come try at the...]]>
<![CDATA[Utley Feels "Lucky" to Have Played for Phillies]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 09:14:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Chase-Utley-Tips-Hat.jpg
Chase Utley was emotional and nostalgic after learning he was traded from the Phillies to the Dodgers, but he kept his statements brief at the press conference after the team announced the trade.
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<![CDATA[Pearl Harbor Vet Throws 1st Pitch]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:46:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/WW+II+Veterans+1st+Pitch.jpg
The oldest survivor of the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor threw the ceremonial first pitch Sunday before the San Diego Padres game at Petco Park.]]>