<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Sports]]>Copyright 2017https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia https://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usFri, 15 Dec 2017 18:41:45 -0500Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:41:45 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[ Three Openly Gay Men Compete for a Spot on US Olympic Team]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:19:36 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/johnfennellgay2018olympics_1200x675.jpg
An openly gay man has never competed for the U.S. in a Winter Games, and it's been 14 years since one did in a Summer Games, NBC News reported. John Fennell is one of three publicly out male athletes competing...

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<![CDATA[Fly Eagles Fly with YOUR Fan Photos!]]> Thu, 07 Dec 2017 20:22:32 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Thumbnail+of+Owen+the+Eagles+baby.jpg


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<![CDATA[‘Redskins’ or ‘Redhawks’? Activists Spread Name Change Rumor]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:12:51 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-866004686.jpg
Washingtonians were nearly fooled by an "elaborate hoax" conducted by a Native American rights group saying the Washington Redskins had been renamed.In a far-reaching hoax, a group created several fake...

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<![CDATA[St. Joe's Player Returns to Basketball Court After Stroke]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:37:59 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Avery_Marz_Comback_To_The_Basketball_Court.jpg
Avery Marz, a player on the Saint Joseph's University women's basketball team, suffered a stroke that sidelined her basketball life. NBC10's Matt DeLucia shows us how she made a comeback to the court to play for...]]>
<![CDATA[NFL Network Suspends Faulk, 2 Others Over Allegation]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 06:21:10 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NFLAP_17257826351257.jpg
The NFL Network suspended Pro Football Hall of Famer Marshall Faulk and two other former NFL players-turned-analysts on Monday, after they and a former network executive were alleged to have sexually harassed a...

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<![CDATA[Red Sox Pitcher Arrested on Domestic Assault Charge]]> Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:42:26 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-667818360.jpg
Boston Red Sox pitcher Steven Wright, 33, was reportedly arrested Friday night in his Tennessee home and charged with domestic assault.According to NBC Sports Boston, a statement attributed to the Wright...

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<![CDATA[Student Helps Dallas Marathon Winner Cross Finish Line After She Collapsed]]> Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:55:32 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/new-dallas-marathon.jpg
The 2017 BMW Dallas Marathon had an unexpected ending in the women's division with the winner struggling to reach the finish.Chandler Self won the women's division of the marathon with an unofficial time...
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<![CDATA[Army Navy Fans Ready for Snow in Philadelphia]]> Fri, 08 Dec 2017 23:41:59 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Army_Navy_Fans_Ready_for_Snow_in_Philadelphia.jpg
Ahead of the Army Navy game, the city is waiting on snow. Fans tell NBC10s Drew Smith they are adding layers to their planned outfits.]]>
<![CDATA[Eagles Nation Shows Up in California]]> Sat, 09 Dec 2017 02:35:02 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Eagles_Nation_Shows_up_in_California.jpg
The Eagles are in California this weekend, and there's no shortage of birds fans that followed them out there. NBC10's Steven Fisher caught up with some fans to see why they took the trip.]]>
<![CDATA[Will Team USA Compete in the 2018 Winter Games?]]> Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:49:44 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/teamusa2.jpg
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley recently said it was an "open question" if U.S. athletes would compete in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics because of concerns over North Korea.]]>
<![CDATA[Lindsey Vonn: I'm Not Representing Trump at Olympic Games]]> Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:11:48 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Lindsay-Vonn-Estrella-Esqui.jpg
American alpine skier Lindsey Vonn is making it clear she'll be representing her country, but not her president, when she participates in the Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang.

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