Sixers’ Brett Brown: Jimmy Butler ‘mirrors spirit of Philadelphia’

Butler will fly to Florida on Tuesday and play in Wednesday's game against the Orlando Magic at the Amway Center.

Sixers’ Brett Brown: Jimmy Butler ‘mirrors spirit of Philadelphia’

Butler will fly to Florida on Tuesday and play in Wednesday's game against the Orlando Magic at the Amway Center.

Gabe Kapler’s Malibu home destroyed by wildfire

Gabe Kapler's home near the Pacific Ocean in Malibu, Calif. was destroyed by fire as wildfires continue to spread throughout parts of California.

Gabe Kapler’s Malibu home destroyed by wildfire

Gabe Kapler's home near the Pacific Ocean in Malibu, Calif. was destroyed by fire as wildfires continue to spread throughout parts of California.

The Eagles were counting on Ronald Darby as the top cornerback, and now he’s out for the season with a torn ACL

Darby, 24, had started all nine games for the Eagles this season. He's in a contract year and was poised for a big deal.

The Eagles were counting on Ronald Darby as the top cornerback, and now he’s out for the season with a torn ACL

Darby, 24, had started all nine games for the Eagles this season. He's in a contract year and was poised for a big deal.
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After missing last season with a wrist injury. Charlie Brown has a strong game to lift the Hawks.

Scripted plays? Get the Eagles a rewrite!

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New Sixer Jimmy Butler is an alpha dog, and that changes everything | Marcus Hayes

The Sixers have their first all-around leader since Chuck left for the desert. Jimmy Butler will fit right in with the town and with the team.

Rutgers will honor seniors on Saturday when Penn State comes to town

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Five reasons the Eagles lost to the Cowboys

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Flyers, Panthers trying to extend winning streaks

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Eagles are underdogs once more: Saints favored by more than a touchdown

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Temple’s Shizz Alston named co-AAC player of the week

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Pookie Powell is a savvy player for La Salle, and Temple did a good job of not panicking while playing from behind. Oh, and Villanova looks all right.

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