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Philadelphia Sports Coverage: Phillies, Eagles, Sixers, Flyers
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The Flyers have signed free-agent winger Chris Stewart to a pro try-out. He will attend Flyers training camp this year with a chance to make the roster. Continue reading
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A breakdown on why it took a couple of weeks to negotiate the specifics of Ben Simmons' contract extension. Continue reading
Nicolas Aube-Kubel has re-signed with the Flyers on a one-year, two-way deal worth $700,000, GM Chuck Fletcher announced on Tuesday. Continue reading
The Flyers announced on Friday that they have re-signed forward Scott Laughton to a two-year deal with an average annual value of $2.3 million. With the deal, Laughton and the Flyers avoid arbitration. A hearing was scheduled for July 30. Continue reading
By Scott Cashin, Sports Talk Philly writer This journey begins with the start of the Philadelphia 76ers' rebuild six years ago during the 2013 offseason. Shortly after former general manager Sam Hinkie first assumed control of the 76ers, he began a long-term process to build a team using the NBA... Continue reading
The Flyers announced that Paul Holmgren will move to a new role as Senior Advisor to Dave Scott, the Chairman and CEO of Comcast Spectacor and the Governor of the Flyers, and to Flyers GM Chuck Fletcher. Fletcher now takes over the role of President of Hockey Operations and general manager. Continue reading
Read "Pistons 96, 76ers 81: Five Takeaways from Today's Game" and more at SportsTalkPhilly.com Continue reading
🔘🔘🔘🔘🔘 A heckuva fight.#HereTheyCome x #NBASummer pic.twitter.com/EgwXwS7Xpq — Philadelphia 76ers (@sixers) July 8, 2019 By Alex Starkman, Sports Talk Philly writer The Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 84-81 in overtime in the Sixers' third Summer League game on Monday afternoon at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas. Sophomore guard... Continue reading
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By Scott Cashin, Sports Talk Philly writer On draft night, the Philadelphia 76ers reached an agreement with the Atlanta Hawks to send the No. 34 pick, which was used to select Bruno Fernando, for two future second-round picks and pick No. 57 (Jordon Bone). With the free agency moratorium over... Continue reading
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Embed from Getty Images By Scott Cashin, Sports Talk Philly Staff With reports of Kawhi Leonard signing with the Los Angeles Clippers and Paul George shocking the NBA last night by quietly requesting and receiving a trade from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Clippers, the Philadelphia 76ers face the... Continue reading
By Scott Cashin, Sports Talk Philly writer Just like packing a suitcase, the Philadelphia 76ers maximized their cap space during free agency by executing contracts in a certain order. After shedding Jonathon Simmons’s contract during the draft, the 76ers had only four players under contract (Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Zhaire... Continue reading
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Herrera appeared in court on Wednesday and the case was dropped after the alleged victim would not testify. However, despite the legal matter being resolved, Major League Baseball has given a heavy penalty. Continue reading
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Charges have been dropped against outfielder Odubel Herrera, but MLB will give a final determination. Continue reading
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With the offseason essentially complete except for a few re-signings to come, the guys look at what the Flyers did and analyze the offseason as a whole while also looking at some of the other signings and the teams in the Metropolitan Division and Eastern Conference. Continue reading
Embed from Getty Images By Scott Cashin, Sports Talk Philly Staff Did Philadelphia 76ers general manager Elton Brand intentionally incur a significant future tax bill to pave the way for Shake Milton to find a long-term role? As details emerged today surrounding the structure of the Al Horford contract, it... Continue reading
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When Monday came and went and the Flyers did nothing but address organizational depth, it was telling. For prospects like Morgan Frost and Joel Farabee, it should be motivating. It means there will be an opportunity to make the Flyers roster this season. There will be an open competition. Continue reading
For every team that made a big signing as free agency opened, it is a calculated risk. The New York Rangers landed prize forward Artemi Panarin and are waging their success on him. The Flyers made their bet before free agency began on Kevin Hayes, Matt Niskanen and Justin Braun. Continue reading
The Flyers made their additions already, now they focus on bringing back the remaining RFAs to cap off their roster after a relatively quiet July 1. Continue reading
The Flyers announced eight depth signings as free agency opened on Monday afternoon. Continue reading
Defenseman David Schlemko was placed on waivers by the Flyers on Sunday for the purposes of terminating contract. The team will buy him out. Continue reading
Flyers development camp wrapped up with a 3-on-3 tournament on Friday evening and a 5-on-5 scrimmage and shootout on Saturday evening. Continue reading
Do the Flyers have room to add a player via free agency? They still have a spot for a third-line winger, but money will be an issue. Here are some potential targets the Flyers could look at as free agency opens. Continue reading
One of the Flyers development camp invites was Carson Briere, son of Danny Briere. For father and son, it is a special week for a kid who grew up with the Flyers in Haddonfield, NJ. Continue reading