<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Sports]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usWed, 28 Sep 2016 01:29:39 -0400Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:29:39 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Flyers Celebrating 50th Anniversary on the Ice]]> Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:29:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/227*120/Flyers+50th+Anniversary+Ice.JPG
The Broad Street Bullies kick off the franchise's 50th season Tuesday with a preseason game against the New York Islanders and the ice at the Wells Fargo Center marks the golden anniversary.

Photo Credit: Flyers]]>
<![CDATA[Greg Hardy Arrested on Drug Charges]]> Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:27:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Greg-Hardy-mug-shot.jpg
Former Dallas Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy faces a felony drug charge after he was arrested Sunday night in Richardson, police say.Hardy, who is an NFL free agent after playing for the Cowboys in...

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News/Richardson Police Dept.]]>
<![CDATA[Marlins Wear No. 16 for Jose]]> Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:47:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16270851118909.jpg
No one on the Miami Marlins will ever wear Jose Fernandez’s No. 16 again, owner Jeffrey Loria announced Monday, a day after the star pitcher was killed in a boating accident.Marlins players will honor...

Photo Credit: Lynne Sladky/AP
This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.]]>
<![CDATA['It's Our Year': Wentz's 'Guts' Have VP Biden Dreaming Big]]> Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:45:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Eagles+Carson+Wentz+Joe+Biden.jpg
Plenty of Eagles fans allowed themselves to envision their beloved team winning a Super Bowl after Carson Wentz and the Eagles defense dismantled the Pittsburgh Steelers 34-3 Sunday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images
This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.]]>
<![CDATA[Elena Delle Donne Opens Up in Video]]> Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:11:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-514542562.jpg
Chicago Sky superstar Elena Delle Donne is well-known for her exploits on the court and her status as the defending WNBA MVP, but what you may not know is the story of how her bond with her sister resurrected...

Photo Credit: Getty Images
This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.]]>
<![CDATA[British Open Organizers Pay Tribute to Arnold Palmer]]> Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:58:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Arnold-Palmer.jpg
Organizers of the British Open paid tribute to Arnold Palmer on Monday for his "immeasurable" contribution to golf's oldest major, a tournament that he won twice in the early 1960s and helped bring to...]]>
<![CDATA[Jose Fernandez Remembered by MLB Teams]]> Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:49:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/187*120/GettyImages-610389982.jpg


Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Mike Ditka on Kaepernick's Protest]]> Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:06:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/mike+ditka+GettyImages-463267928.jpg
Former Bears coach Mike Ditka has weighed in on the protests sparked by 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, and he certainly did not hold back. "I think it’s a problem, anybody who disrespects this country and...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Eagles Dominate Steelers in Statement Win ]]> Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:37:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Eagles-Steelers.jpg
The Philadelphia Eagles dominated the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lincoln Financial Field Sunday, blowing them out 34 to 3 in a statement win.

Photo Credit: John Clark ]]>
<![CDATA[Marlins Pitcher Jose Fernandez's Career in Photos]]> Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:21:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/021714+jose+fernandez.jpg


Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Fans, Marlins Mourns Death of Pitcher Jose Fernandez]]> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 15:06:18 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-488189159.jpg
Baseball fans and players awoke Sunday morning to the tragic news of Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez's death.The ace right-hander was one of three people killed in a boating accident in Miami Beach.

Photo Credit: Getty Images
This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.]]>
<![CDATA[Kaep Joins High School Protest]]> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 08:55:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Castlemont+Football.jpg
Colin Kaepernick stopped by a high school football game in Oakland, California Friday to join players in a National Anthem protest and encourage them to “lift each other up.”When the anthem began before...

Photo Credit: Castlemont Football
This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.]]>
<![CDATA[Anthem Protests Spread to Colleges, WNBA Player Sits]]> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 22:19:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/colinkaepernick3.JPG
Liberty guard Brittany Boyd sat on the bench with her head bowed during the national anthem before a WNBA playoff game.Hours earlier, college football players for Michigan and Michigan State, along with...

Photo Credit: Pendarvis Harsha]]>
<![CDATA[Smart Football Helmets]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:14:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Smart+Helmet.jpg
The Friday night lights will illuminate high school football stadiums across the country this evening -- while new helmet technology is shedding light on one of football's long-time concerns: Concussions.

Photo Credit: CNBC]]>
<![CDATA[LeBron James Executive Produces New Sitcom for NBC]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:45:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/178*120/GettyImages-588692562-LebronJames.jpg
Gentrification is a phenomenon that’s affecting nearly every major U.S. city, and apparently NBA champ LeBron James sees it material ready made for television.

Photo Credit: Mike Lawrie/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Utley Makes Ridiculous No Look Play For Dodgers]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:20:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Utley+ridiculous+play.png
Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley made a ridiculous no-look, behind the back play for an out on Thursday.

Photo Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Kaepernick Graces Time Magazine]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:31:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/kap-kneel.jpg
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick graces the cover of Time magazine next month, at the same time a new poll shows he’s the most disliked player in the National Football League.This dichotomy of...

Photo Credit: Getty Images
This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.]]>
<![CDATA[Sacramento Mayor Attacks Protester]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:39:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Sacto+suspect+mug.jpg
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson scuffled with a protester Wednesday night, according to a spokeswoman for the mayor's office."He was defending himself," said spokeswoman Crystal Strait, who was attending...

Photo Credit: Sacramento Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Kaepernick Reports Death Threats]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2016 06:47:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/kap-kneel.jpg
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick says he has received death threats amid his growing protest movement against racial injustices and police brutality.Kaepernick has refused to stand for...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[US Gymnasts' Doctor, Accused of Abuse, Fired From Univ.]]> Tue, 20 Sep 2016 21:36:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/Gymnastics-Beam.jpg
A doctor who for 20 years treated some of America's Olympic gymnasts has been terminated from his post at Michigan State University amid an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations, NBC News...

Photo Credit: Getty Images, File]]>
<![CDATA[The 2016 Ryder Cup Golf Tournament]]> Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:20:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-1233327.jpg
The biennial men's golf competition kicks off Sept. 27 at Hazeltine National

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>