NY Rangers and Dan Girardi agree on six-year, $33 million contract extension – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsPHILADELPHIA — One down, one to go. Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi agreed to terms on Friday to a six-year, $33 million contract extension to remain with the…

Rebuilding Buffalo Sabres trade goalie Ryan Miller, Steve Ott to St. Louis Blues – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsPHILADELPHIA – The St. Louis Blues and Buffalo Sabres swung open the doors to the 2014 NHL trade season with a blockbuster deal on Friday night. The…

Pavelski’s hat trick lifts Sharks past Flyers 7-3 – SI.com

SI.comPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joe Pavelski had a hat trick to move into a tie for second in the NHL in goals and the San Jose Sharks beat the Philadelphia Flyers…

Weekend Box Office: ‘The Lego Movie’ Stays On Top – CBS Local

Weekend Box Office: ‘The Lego Movie‘ Stays On TopCBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) — On the year’s seventh weekend, a busy one bookended by Valentine’s Day and Presidents Day, The Lego Movie…

Candidates Vie For Flower Show Social Media Host Position At Live Auditions – CBS Local

Candidates Vie For Flower Show Social Media Host Position At Live AuditionsCBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Following live auditions on Wednesday, the Philadelphia Flower Show will announce a host for its…

Phillies likely out on Burnett, will look at Madson – New York Mets

New York MetsPHILADELPHIA — Ruben Amaro Jr. said Friday morning he will continue to look for ways to improve the Phillies’ roster, but with pitchers and catchers holding their first…

Chris Christie Predicts Broncos Win Super Bowl XLVIII – CBS Local

CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – He’s the Governor of New Jersey, he’s a Cowboys fan, and he’s predicting the Broncos will win it all on Sunday. Though he said believes the…

Kevin Durant returns with triple-double in Thunder win – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPHILADELPHIA — Kevin Durant wasn’t even sure he was going to play. He ended up enjoying one of the finest performances of his career. Durant returned from a sprained…

Durant has triple-double, Thunder top 76ers 103-91 – Washington Post

Washington PostPHILADELPHIA — Kevin Durant had 32 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists in his return from a shoulder injury to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to their seventh straight…

Bobby Abreu Back with Phillies – East Idaho News

East Idaho NewsBobby Abreu Back with Phillies Christian Petersen/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) — Bobby Abreu is a Phillie again. The 39-year-old outfielder signed a… NFL: Extra Point Could Become Obsolete

Phillies sign Bobby Abreu to minor league deal – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Outfielder Bobby Abreu has signed a minor league contract with the Philadelphia Phillies and will be invited to spring training. The 39-year-old Abreu was a two-time…

Creighton hits 21 3-pointers, routs No. 5 Villanova – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ethan Wragge tied a school record with nine 3-pointers for all 27 of his points, Doug McDermott hit five 3s and scored 23 points, and No.…

After Long Wait, Good Things Come to Visiting Saints – New York Times

New York TimesPHILADELPHIA — The New Orleans Saints joined the N.F.L. in 1967 and did not make the playoffs for 20 years. It took the Saints another 13 years to…

Philadelphia Eagles host New Orleans Saints: NFC wild-card game features … – Penn Live

Penn LivePHILADELPHIA — The New Orleans Saints get a chance to chase away demons Saturday night at Philadelphia: that they can’t win road games, especially in the playoffs, and they…

Last-second FG gives Saints 1st playoff win vs. Eagles – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Shayne Graham, signed by the Saints just over two weeks ago, kicked a 32-yard field goal on the final play Saturday night to give the New…

Saints-Eagles scoreless after 1st quarter – Washington Post

Washington PostPHILADELPHIA — Two of the league’s most prolific offenses started slow and the New Orleans Saints and Philadelphia Eagles were scoreless after one quarter in an NFC wild-card playoff…

Nick Foles’ turnaround has Eagles thinking playoffs – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPHILADELPHIA – It’s easy to forget the Philadelphia Eagles hadn’t settled on a quarterback the last time they faced the Dallas Cowboys. And Nick Foles didn’t help his cause…

Eagles stop Bears from securing NFC North, playoff spot – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPHILADELPHIA – Players gathered in rooms throughout the Philadelphia Eagles’ hotel Sunday afternoon to watch the Cowboys rally and beat the Washington Redskins. So, the Eagles were well aware…

Eagles prevent Bears from clinching division title – Reuters

ReutersEagles prevent Bears from clinching division title. PHILADELPHIA — One team had everything to play for and the other team had nothing to play for, but viewers of Sunday night’s…

Bears Game Day: Win and they’re in – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribunePHILADELPHIA — Sunday night’s game between the Chicago Bears and Philadelphia Eagles took on varying degrees of significance as the results trickled in from the NFC’s other aspiring playoff…

Nets fall to Sixers on Evan Turner’s game-winning floater in overtime – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsSIXERS 121, NETS 120 (OT). PHILADELPHIA — It wasn’t the game-winning floater from Evan Turner that doomed the Nets to another embarrassing defeat, it was their tepid,…

More Stones Crop Up on Nets’ Rocky Road – New York Times

New York TimesPHILADELPHIA — The Nets could have used an easy week, a rare thing during a losing season. And with three games against two subpar teams, it seemed cautiously…

Claude Giroux rallies Flyers past Blue Jackets, 5-4 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPHILADELPHIA — Last Sunday, coach Craig Berube called it a lesson learned when the Flyers gave up a three-goal lead in the third period and lost the game. Next…

Navy’s dominant run has Army looking for answers – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPHILADELPHIA — Rugged senior quarterback Trent Steelman of Army wept inconsolably during the singing of his school’s alma mater after last year’s 11th consecutive loss to Navy. Army lost…

Navy tries to keep lopsided winning streak alive – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChroniclePHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Army-Navy series has long held its lofty spot as sport’s most patriotic rivalry, with pride, prestige and the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy at stake for each…

Carter-Williams released from hospital – HoopsWorld

HoopsWorldPHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia 76ers rookie point guard Michael Carter-Williams was released from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania on Sunday after spending three nights being treated for a skin…

76ers’ Michael Carter-Williams released from hospital – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia 76ers rookie point guard Michael Carter-Williams was released from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania on Sunday after spending three nights being treated for a…