With Tommy Hunter and Pat Neshek aboard, the Phillies will build their bullpen around the two veterans and 28-year-old Hector Neris.
Wentz will be honored at the PSWA's annual awards dinner Jan. 15 at the Crowne Plaza in Cherry Hill.
During their four-game winning streak, the Flyers have not allowed more than two power-play attempts in any contest. They gave the Maple Leafs just one.
Embiid recorded 28 points, 12 rebounds, eight assists and one block against the Timberwolves, while logging a career-high 39 minutes, 26 seconds of time on the court.
In a crazy special election that saw a Democrat winning a Senate seat in Alabama for the first time in 25 years, Charles Barkley serving as a political analyst on CNN seemed downright normal.
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Carson Wentz has every right to proclaim his Christian beliefs, which he does at every turn. But I object to media outlets praising him for his faith, which they almost certainly wouldn't do if he pursued a non-Christian one.
Joel Embiid finished with 28 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists in a career-high 39 minutes.
Jim Schwartz's group came through in the clutch against the Rams, at the end of a difficult day.
The Flyers, coming off a three-game sweep in Western Canada, ended a six-game losing streak at the Wells Fargo Center.
Who says face-offs aren't important? The Flyers first goal came on a clean offensive zone faceoff win by Sean Couturier that slid like a tee shot to Claude Giroux.
He started the year on the practice squad, was promoted to the 53-man roster in early November and now is the Eagles' backup QB.
The Phils manager does not believe in having rules, but "not having rules doesn't mean not having expectations."
Carson Wentz is gone for the season, but Foles is an experienced backup quarterback.