Philadelphia Sports News

Brooks Koepka Repeats as US Open Champion

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 00:30


After Saturday’s third round of the U.S. Open, the United States Golf Association admitted Shinnecock Hills had gotten too difficult even for the best players on earth so they vowed to slow it down.

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Phil Mickelson Sparks Controversy at US Open

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Sun, 06/17/2018 - 01:04


The United States Golf Association chooses and sets up U.S. Open courses in a way it believes will test the resolve of the world’s greatest golfers. It’s supposed to be tough but fair.

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Local Speed Skater Sets Record

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 19:48


One local speed skater, only 14-years-old is setting new records. But that teenager couldn't do it without the help of his community.

Lower Merion Crew Team Heads to England Regatta

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 13:02


Liz Miller, Eva Nates and Minori Cohan visit the NBC10 Studios to discuss the Lower Merion Crew team's upcoming jounrey to the Henley Women's Regatta in England.

See All 52 Super Bowl Championship Rings From I to LII

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 10:09


The Vince Lombardi trophy and a championship ring has marked each year's winning Super Bowl team for the NFL. See all 52 ring designs that have emerged from Super Bowl I to LII.

How You Can Get a Hold of Eagles Super Bowl Bling

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 05:42


Learn the symbolism behind the Philadelphia Eagles new championship rings (each worth around $24,000) and find out how you can get a replica. Eagles Insider Dave Spadaro has details.

Penn State Walk-On Player Gets Scholarship Surprise

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 15:48


Penn State football coach James Franklin surprised a walk-on player with a scholarship on Tuesday.

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Where to Watch the FIFA World Cup in Philadelphia

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 12:13


The 2018 FIFA World Cup is right around the corner, starting Thursday, June 14. Our partner Telemundo 62 has teamed up with some of the hottest spots in Philadelphia to watch the world's favorite sporting...

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Interactive: Potential Stadiums for the 2026 FIFA World Cup

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 07:08


The United States, Canada and Mexico will jointly host the 2026 World Cup following a FIFA vote early Wednesday. North America’s bid, which received more than double Morocco’s vote total, featured a list of...
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Legendary Philly Sportscaster 'Big Al' Meltzer Dies at 89

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 05:55


Beloved Philly sportscaster “Big Al” Meltzer has passed away.

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Police Body Cam Footage of Lenny Dykstra Arrest Released

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 21:28


Newly released police body cam footage of former Mets player Lenny Dykstra's arrest last month during a dispute with an Uber driver in New Jersey shows both men were on edge. Dykstra was arrested in late...

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Former Cheerleader Sues Dallas Cowboys

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 12:30


Erica Wilkins files a lawsuit against the Dallas Cowboys for unfair and unequal pay during her time as a cheerleader with the team.

World Cup 2018: Four World-Class Players To Watch

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 11:07


The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia has arrived. Get to know more about these top players who will do everything in their power to bring the World Cup home.

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Check the Full 2018 World Cup Schedule

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 05:28


Check this calendar for the dates of all the games of the 2018 World Cup being played in Russia from June 14 to July 15.Later you'll find links to livestreams of the games provided by Telemundo.
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Mystic Meerkats Predict World Cup Outcomes

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 16:44


Meerkats at the Drayton Manor Zoo in England gave their predictions for the 2018 World Cup matches for Russia v. Saudi Arabia and England v. Tunisia.

Best Moments From the Caps Stanley Cup Victory Parade

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 13:42


Fans gathered overnight in red Caps gear as they prepare for the Washington Capitals' Stanley Cup championship victory parade and rally on June 12.

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Deer Startles Passengers on DC Metro Platform

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 10:15


A deer with the grace of an Olympic hurdler trotted through a D.C. Metro station Tuesday morning, startling commuters as they waited for their morning trains.
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Young Eagles Fan Meets Kenny Chesney and Carson Wentz on Stage

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 06:28


It was the moment of a lifetime for a young Eagles fan who met star quarterback Carson Wentz as well as country music star Kenny Chesney onstage during his concert at Lincoln Financial Field.

Minnesota High School Pitcher's Action Shows Sportsmanship at its Best

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 05:55


Rather than celebrate a Minnesota city sectional championship, Mounds View High School pitcher Ty Koehn went to console his childhood friend Jack Kocon wh just struck out to end the game.

'Tonight': Ovechkin Helps Fallon Drink From Stanley Cup

NBC Sport Philadelphia - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 04:44


Jimmy Fallon chats with 2018 Stanley Cup champions Alexander Ovechkin and Braden Holtby about the Washington Capitals' historic victory and invites Triple Crown-winning jockey Mike Smith to drink from the...

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