<![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 Sun, 01 Mar 2015 01:58:26 -0500 Sun, 01 Mar 2015 01:58:26 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Ex-Knick Anthony Mason Dies at 48]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 01:54:53 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/22815mason.jpg
Anthony Mason, one of the Knicks’ most popular players of the 1990s who had one All-Star season during a 13-year pro career, has died following a massive heart attack, the team said Saturday. He was 48.]]>
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<![CDATA[Phillies Prospect Eat, Live and Yoga -- Together]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:47:29 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/philly+prospects.png
Spring training is not just about drills and sharpening your baseball skills. For some players, it's about realizing a lifelong dream -- making it to the major leagues. Comcast SportsNet's John Clark spent...

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<![CDATA[Earl Lloyd, First Black NBA Player, Dies at 86]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:14:52 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP861620179640.jpg
Earl Lloyd, the first black player in NBA history, died Thursday. He was 86. Lloyd made his NBA debut in 1950 for the Washington Capitals, just before fellow black players Sweetwater Clifton and Chuck Cooper...

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<![CDATA[Eagles Acho Taking Va. Teen to Prom]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:45:32 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/228*120/2015-02-26_1345.png
A Loudoun County, Virginia, teen got the surprise of a lifetime Friday when Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Emmanuel Acho agreed to take her to prom. Back in January, Hannah Delmonte reached out to Acho...

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<![CDATA[2-Year-Old Son of NFL Long Snapper Sings National Anthem]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 05:48:08 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/AP828165311104.jpg
Forget football! The 2-year-old son of Cincinnati Bengals' long snapper showed he is ready for the stage when he belted out the National Anthem at a high school basketball game.

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<![CDATA[NFL Stadium Proposals ]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:41:02 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/carson-stadium.gif
For the past two decades, there have been proposals to bring an NFL team to the Los Angeles area, ever since the Rams and Raiders left LA in 1994. There are currently four proposals on the table.

<![CDATA[Boston Olympics Criticism OK: Mayor]]> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:02:07 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Walsh+Olympics.jpg
It's now OK for city workers to criticize Boston's bid for the 2024 Olympics, thanks to a change to the city's deal with the U.S. Olympic Committee. Mayor Marty Walsh announced the change Tuesday, saying...

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<![CDATA[Top Sports Photos 2015]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:30:50 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP504914195557.jpg
Click to see dramatic sports photos from the NFL, to basketball, baseball and more.]]>
<![CDATA[Wash. NFL Football Team: Canceling Trademark Violates Free-Speech]]> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:54:50 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/1104-redskins-generic.jpg
Lawyers for the Washington football team are telling a judge that the team's free-speech rights will be infringed upon if a federal panel's decision to cancel the team's trademarks is allowed to stand.]]>
<![CDATA[Social Reaction to Chargers-Raiders Stadium News]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 16:33:25 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chargers+raiders+stadium+rendering+13.jpg
News that rival professional football teams the San Diego Chargers and the Oakland Raiders are joining forces on a proposal that could have them share a Southern California stadium surprised many when it...

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<![CDATA[SoCal City Wants Joint NFL Stadium]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 21:08:46 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/carson-stadium.gif
A $1.7 billion NFL stadium next to one of the busiest highways in America could draw two California football teams to Los Angeles, if their cities don't provide them better facilities at home.

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<![CDATA[Blackhawks Surprise Girl Scout]]> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 19:09:45 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/235*120/blackhawks9.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks are really good at surprising their fans, and Jonathan Toews and Andrew Shaw came up with a whole new way to do so with one lucky little Girl Scout.
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<![CDATA[Curious Crow Videobombs Stadium Cam]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:51:37 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/2015-02-19_18-19-37.jpg
A timelapse video of the Levi's stadium being turned into a hockey arena for the upcoming San Jose Sharks and Los Angeles Kings hockey game got a surprise cameo by one curious crow.
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<![CDATA[Phillies Spring Training Begins in Clearwater]]> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 19:55:54 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009550887_1200x675_401643587581.jpg
About a thousand miles away, Phillies pitchers and catchers are getting down to business as they started their workouts in Clearwater. Comcast SportsNet's Marshall Harris has more.]]>
<![CDATA[MCW Traded by 76ers]]> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 19:39:21 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009549442_1200x675_401572931709.jpg
Michael Carter-Williams, a player considered the face of the Philadelphia 76ers franchise, was traded Thursday. Comcast SportsNet's John Boruk has the latest developments.]]>
<![CDATA[Phillies Tickets Go on Sale]]> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 10:34:01 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/CBPedit.jpg
Phllies' single-game tickets went on sale Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Elite Jumping Horses of Cuba ]]> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:32:39 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP247924812525_CubaHorses.jpg
Already renowned for fine rum and fancy cigars, Cuba is carving out a new luxury niche that is attracting Latin American elites to the communist-run island: elite jumping horses.

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<![CDATA[Free Red Sox Tickets? Pick up a Shovel in Snow-Battered Boston]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:52:21 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/462343178.jpg
Helping Boston shovel out from under feet of snow could score you free Red Sox tickets. Fans who clear out five snow-buried fire hydrants sometime between now and 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18 could be rewarded with

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<![CDATA[Kobe Bryant Opens Up With NBA TV]]> Tue, 17 Feb 2015 12:35:23 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Kobe-Bryant-NBA-TV.jpg
Kobe Bryant talks Michael Jordan, Shaquille O'Neal, being a young kid and being an old man with NBA TV's Ahmad Rashad.

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<![CDATA[Son of Former Bear Adrian Peterson Dies After Cancer Battle]]> Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:36:05 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/201*120/adrian+peterson+bears.jpg
The young son of former Chicago Bears running back Adrian Peterson has died. AJ was diagnosed in June, when he was just 6 years old, with an inoperable tumor in his brain stem. His family started a GoFundMe page

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