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Archive: February, 2013

Five best views from Bright House Field

Saturday, February 23, 2013, 3:18 AM
A View From My Seat is back again, this time to help you choose the best seats in Bright House Field in Clearwater, Fla., the Phillies' spring training home. Make sure to download the app (available for iPhone and Android). For those making the trip down to Clearwater for some games, we've decided... Read more

Live updates: Phillies vs. Astros, 1:05 p.m.

Saturday, February 23, 2013, 2:46 AM
Join our chat for live updates and commentary as the Phillies open Grapefruit League play against the Houston Astros at Bright House Field in Clearwater, Fla. The game is scheduled to begin at 1:05 p.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat. Read more

Rob Tornoe's caption contest results

Friday, February 22, 2013, 11:36 AM
Earlier this week, Rob Tornoe's latest cartoon was posted and we asked our readers' input for a much needed humorous caption. Here are the runner-ups: "And that's when I realized I have no goals in life."— The Oneness "Sorry about your carpet, doc."— Eddie123lets go "Can't we just... Read more

Sir Charles takes charge on Price is Right

Friday, February 22, 2013, 8:39 AM
Turning 50 is always a transition. But Charles Barkley completed his yesterday by appearing on The Price is Right, where he was asked to guess the cost of a Look Who’s Talking Now DVD (A film in which the announcer explains he “played a game of hoops with a sassy toddler.”) Barkley’s... Read more

Charles Barkley shines on The Price is Right

Thursday, February 21, 2013, 9:32 PM
Ever wonder if Charles Barkley would be a good host on The Price is Right? Me neither. But he made his debut on the day time show Thursday so you can judge for yourself. His game show appearance comes just a day after his 50th birthday so I guess that was his initiation into the senior citizens club... Read more

NBA trade deadline chat

Thursday, February 21, 2013, 12:23 PM
Join us as we provide live updates leading up to today's NBA trade deadline at 3 EST. On a mobile device? Click here. Read more

Video: Previewing the Sixers' second half

Thursday, February 21, 2013, 11:36 AM's Chris Mannix previews the second half of the 2012-13 season for the Philadelphia 76ers. Read more

Native Globetrotters return to Philadelphia

Thursday, February 21, 2013, 11:34 AM
As Philadelphia's college basketball scene reaches a penultimate match-up in the coming days, one of its former stars returns home with a crew of talented friends. Fatima "TNT" Maddox will be back in Philadelphia as the Harlem Globetrotters come to town, March 8-12. Maddox, only the ninth female Globetrotter... Read more

Olympics ask Philly to keep their 2024 open

Thursday, February 21, 2013, 8:59 AM
The Wheelhouse is a daily rundown of local sports and pop culture so you can procrastinate all in one place. You're welcome. If you looked at Philadelphia sports right now – usually losing, clawing for relevance, giving up any number of unanswered runs/goals/points a night – and thought... Read more

NHL power rankings: The Philadelphia Flyers log two more big wins to move up two spots to No. 16

Thursday, February 21, 2013, 1:26 AM
This week, the Chicago Blackhawks remain dominant while the Detroit Red Wings drop four in a row. Injuries continued to take their toll on teams, especially for the Ottawa Senators, who lost defenseman Erik Karlsson for the rest of the season due to a scary Matt Cooke-skate-inflicted tear of his Achilles... Read more
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