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July 25, 2019 - 8:08 pm
( WBBM ) – A high school basketball jersey worn by President Barack Obama in the late-1970s is expected to draw a winning bid of at least $100,000 next month, auctioneers say. The game-worn jersey will be auctioned off Aug. 17 by Heritage Auctions. It is displaying the piece of sports memorabilia...
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Carson Wentz smiles after a game during the 2018 season.
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June 07, 2019 - 12:10 pm
For the first time since Donovan McNabb, the Philadelphia Eagles have truly, 100 percent commited to a quarterback, signing Carson Wentz to a four-year extension Thursday night that can keep him in the city through 2024. Per ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Eagles are giving Carson Wentz a four-year, $128...
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Few fans show up to watch an Orioles game at Camden Yards.
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June 07, 2019 - 12:09 pm
Home runs in baseball may be up, but attendance is down. MLB’s average attendance through May 29 is down 1.4 percent compared to a similar point last season, according to the Associated Press . In the most recent episode of RADIO.COM’s “Big Time Baseball: Players Edition” podcast, co-hosts Tony...
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Kawhi Leonard of the Toronto Raptors is defended by Draymond Green of the Golden State Warriors during Game 3 of the 2019 NBA Finals.
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June 07, 2019 - 12:08 pm
Golden State Warriors wing Klay Thompson (hamstring) was ruled out just over two hours before Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday night, and the line movement reflected heavy interest on the Raptors as a result. The Warriors were seen as high as a six-point favorite on Monday, but the spread...
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Philadelphia Phillies manager Gabe Kapler and WIP host Angelo Cataldi
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June 07, 2019 - 12:07 pm
Ding ding ding! Round two. Philadelphia Phillies manager Gabe Kapler joined Angelo Cataldi on the 94WIP Morning Show on Friday, and they got into again , this time over Jean Segura's decision to not run hard out of the box and Andrew McCutchen's subsequent season-ending torn ACL in Monday's game...
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Referee Steve Kozari reviews the play during the third period in Game 5 of the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the Boston Bruins and the St. Louis Blues.
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June 07, 2019 - 12:07 pm
There are plenty of legitimate reasons for missed calls. Hockey is a fast game. The refs are not always going to be at the right angle to see an infraction. Penalties are judgment calls, and no one judges correctly 100 percent of the time. But when the NHL's officials continue to miss big calls...
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June 04, 2019 - 7:03 am
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has reportedly applied to trademark the name "Tom Terrific." The request has angered New York Mets fans -- perhaps none more so than WFAN's Boomer Esiason -- who instantly think of Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver when they hear that moniker. Here is what...
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Jon Moxley
June 04, 2019 - 7:03 am
While the world is still buzzing about Jon Moxley's shocking debut at All Elite Wrestling's (AEW) premiere event last week, "Double or Nothing," the wrestler himself doesn't really remember it. "It's actually kind of a blur. It was very surreal. It was a great feeling. It was probably the best...
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Alex Morgan looks on during a game for the U.S. Women's National Team.
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June 04, 2019 - 7:03 am
The 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup begins June 7 in France, where the United States Women’s National Team will aim to defend its title. The U.S. has been one of the most successful women’s teams on the international level, winning four Olympic gold medals and three World Cup titles (1991, 1999, 2015...
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WFAN host Mike Francesa at the microphone
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April 30, 2019 - 10:47 am
NEW YORK ( WFAN ) -- WFAN's Mike Francesa fired back at Boomer Esiason and Gregg Giannotti on Tuesday morning after the morning show hosts criticized Francesa over comments he made about the New York Giants. Giannotti first brought up that WFAN's relationship with the Giants was damaged and...
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