Philly Sports Reports

Philly sports news, highlights, recaps, and more since 2017.




3 Storylines: 76ers at Magic, December 6

After an off weekend, the 12-11 Sixers will begin a mini-series Monday in Charlotte against the 14-11 Hornets. Here’s three stroylines: A night to build off of The Sixers haven’t managed a winning streak since their six straight wins from October 28-to-November 6. They have a golden opportunity to change that. The Hornets will be […]

Flyers fire head coach Alain Vigneault

The Alain Vigneault era has ended here in Philadelphia. A day after the Flyers’ eighth straight loss, the head coach was fired Monday, along with assistant coach Michel Therrien. Assistant coach Mike Yeo is the interim head coach. Vigneault’s time in Philadelphia went surprisingly south very quick. In 2019-20, his first season with the Flyers, […]

Dick Allen shockingly misses out on Hall of Fame yet again

Another year, another missed opportunity for Dick Allen. The late, great former Phillies slugger was once again denied election to baseball’s Hall of Fame. Allen, who died a year ago this week at 78, came up one vote short on the Golden Days Era ballot, which was announced Sunday night. He also finished one vote […]

Union’s Season Comes to an End in Eastern Conference Finals Loss to NYCFC

Unfortunately, the Philadelphia Union’s season has come to an end after a remarkable playoff run and season. The Union came into the game heavily shorthanded missing 11 players including five starters and many key substitutes due to COVID protocol. The five starters were made up of goalkeeper Andre Blake, defenders Kai Wagner, Jack Elliot, and […]

Game Preview: Eagles at Jets, December 5

The 5-7 Eagles kick off the final month of the season in Metlife Stadium for the second week in a row. This time, it’s against the 3-8 New York Jets. Also this time the Birds will be without their QB1. Here’s three storylines: Minus QB1 Jalen Hurts’s sore ankle will sideline him for the Jets […]

Phillies make first free-agent signing, agree to deal with Corey Knebel

They were cutting it close to the 11:59pm lockout, but the Phillies made their first free-agent signing off the offseason, and it’s a good one. The Phils have agreed to a deal with right-handed reliever Corey Knebel to a one year contract, the team announced Wednesday afternoon. The deal is pending a physical, of course. […]

Union To Host NYCFC In Eastern Finals

Ladies and gentlemen, set the date for next Sunday at 3:00pm ET. The Philadelphia Union will host New York City FC at Subaru Park. MLS’ 2021 Supporters Shield Winners, the New England Revolution, were eliminated in another playoff penalty shootout by NYCFC. As we have seen before by the Union themselves, the Supporter’s Shield does […]

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