Today in Sports History for Nov. 17

...Martin Brodeur becomes the second NHL goalie to win 500 career games, stopping 26 shots in New Jersey's 6-2 win at Philadelphia. Patrick Roy won 551 games.2009 - Kobe Bryant scores 40 points for the 100th time in his career, and the Los Angeles...
Today in Sports History for Nov. 16

...7-0 victory.1957 - Bill Russell of the Boston Celtics sets an NBA record with 49 rebounds in a 111-89 victory over the Philadelphia Warriors.1962 - Wilt Chamberlain scores 73 points, including 45 in the first half, to lead the San Francisco Warriors...
Pope extols America's founding ideals

PHILADELPHIA - He spoke at Independence Hall, his popemobile.Francis came to Philadelphia to close out the World Meeting of Families...pontiff arrived from New York at the Philadelphia airport, where a Catholic high school...
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Woman who held disabled people captive gets life in prison

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A woman who kept mentally...adults captive in the basement of a Philadelphia home and in other states for the Tacony section of northeast Philadelphia and called police. One man was found...
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Kelly isn't changing anything for 1-3 Eagles

PHILADELPHIA - A defiant Chip Kelly defended his...1-3 start on poor execution.The Philadelphia Eagles began the season with Super...getting enough carries. Murray, one of Philadelphia's expensive offseason additions...
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Today in Sport's History for Nov. 4

1960 - Wilt Chamberlain of Philadelphia scores 44 points and sets an NBA record by missing all 10 of...Yankees win the World Series, beating the defending champion Philadelphia Phillies 7-3 in Game 6 behind Hideki Matsui's record-tying...
Tebow runs for a score, Eagles beat Colts 36-10

PHILADELPHIA - Tim Tebow got a warm Philly welcome...touchdown and ran for a score and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Indianapolis Colts...didn't seem as if they prepared much for Philadelphia's up-tempo offense and they were...
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Pope Francis wraps up joyful US visit with big open-air Mass

PHILADELPHIA - Pope Francis urged hundreds of thousands...altar at the steps of the columned Philadelphia Museum of Art."Would that all at a seminary on the edge of Philadelphia and lasted more than a half-hour...
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Cowboys top Eagles, but lose Romo

PHILADELPHIA - Tony Romo joined Dez Bryant on the injured list with a broken left collarbone, but the Dallas Cowboys shut down DeMarco Murray and beat the Philadelphia Eagles 20-10 on Sunday.Kyle Wilber returned a blocked punt 26 yards...
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Today in Sport's History for Nov. 6

...Hanson rushes for 190 yards as the Philadelphia Eagles crush the Cincinnati Reds 64-0.1966 - Philadelphia's Timmy Brown returns kickoffs 93...Louis Blues to an 8-0 victory over Philadelphia.1976 - Minnesota's Sammy White...


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