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Gritty, Flyers Mascot
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Associated Press
February 03, 2020 - 12:45 pm
Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty has been cleared of allegations that he assaulted a 13-year-old boy during a photo shoot, police said.
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NEW YORK - DECEMBER 14: Actor Wilford Brimley attends the premiere of "Did You Hear About the Morgans?" at Ziegfeld Theatre on December 14, 2009 in New York City.
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Andrew Limberg
February 03, 2020 - 10:44 am
Longtime NFL coach Andy Reid is finally a Super Bowl champion, but according to Twitter, actor Wilford Brimley was the one raising the Lombardi trophy Sunday night.
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Post Malone performs at the Times Square New Year's Eve celebration, Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, in New York. (Photo by Ben Hider/Invision/AP)
Associated Press
February 01, 2020 - 4:55 am
MIAMI (AP) — Torrential rains in Miami overshadowed rapper Post Malone's pre-Super Bowl show, ultimately shutting down the red carpet and delaying his set until the early morning hours of Saturday. Nearby, the weather forced Harry Styles to cancel his show. Friday night’s Bootsy Bellows show...
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People gather trash on the beach for the Huddle for 100 beach clean up at the Historic Virginia Key Beach Park on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, in Miami. Climate change poses a threat to South Florida's way of life, including Miami's customary spot in the NFL's Super Bowl rotation. The game will be played Sunday in Miami for the 11th time, the most of any city. But the sea and temperature are rising, which could eventually make South Florida an unsuitable Super Bowl site. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Associated Press
January 31, 2020 - 2:17 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The forecast for the Super Bowl in Miami is grim. Clear skies and temperature in the 60s are expected when the game kicks off, so weather won't be a problem. But climate change likely will be, sooner or later. The sea and temperature are rising, posing a threat to South Floridians' way...
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FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2016, file photo, a New Orleans Saints helmet rests on the playing field before an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo. The Saints are going to court to keep the public from seeing hundreds of emails that allegedly show team executives doing public relations damage control for the area's Roman Catholic archdiocese to help it contain the fallout from a burgeoning sexual abuse crisis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
Associated Press
January 31, 2020 - 2:15 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A judge ruled Friday that The Associated Press may be heard in a court dispute over whether to release hundreds of confidential emails that detail the New Orleans Saints' behind-the-scenes public relations work to help area Roman Catholic leaders deal with a sexual abuse crisis...
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Kobe Bryant is pictured with his daughter Gianna at the WNBA All Star Game at Mandalay Bay Events Center.
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Rachel Kalas
January 30, 2020 - 7:16 pm
Remembering Kobe Bryant.
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Michelob ULTRA shows John Cena, left, and Jimmy Fallon
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Associated Press
January 30, 2020 - 6:31 pm
When Americans crack open a cold one during Sunday's Super Bowl, it might not be a traditional domestic beer.
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Referee
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Lynne Hayes-Freeland
January 30, 2020 - 4:43 pm
A Pennsylvania House Representative is hoping to help with the profound lack of sports officials across the state with a new bill that would make it illegal to harass a referee during a school sporting event.
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Honus Wagner raising the Jolly Roger
Private Collection of John Schalcosky
Andrew Limberg
January 30, 2020 - 3:37 pm
In this sports-themed episode of the #PittsburghOddcast, the 26-year veteran Pirates play-by-play announcer, Greg Brown joins us once again to talk all things baseball, football and more!
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FILE - In this March 28, 2016, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant (24) waves as he walks off the court during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Salt Lake City. Bryant, the 18-time NBA All-Star who won five championships and became one of the greatest basketball players of his generation during a 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers, died in a helicopter crash Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Associated Press
January 30, 2020 - 2:22 pm
Kobe Bryant’s final jersey number will be something this year’s NBA All-Stars play to reach. The NBA announced major changes to the All-Star format on Thursday, turning every quarter into a mini-game for charity before an untimed final quarter with a target score that will decide which team wins...
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