KYW Sports Pod

KYW Sports Pod

KYW Sports Pod


Inside Philadelphia sports with the Delaware Valley's most-respected team of sports reporters and broadcasters.

  • Dave Montgomery Returns To Phillies

    January 29, 2015

    Phillies longtime president David Montgomery is returning from medical leave to the position of chairman, while Pat Gillick has been named president. KYW's Mike DeNardo was at the ballpark, where Montgomery discussed the move with reporters.
  • Neumann-Goretti Tops Girls Basketball Rankings

    January 27, 2015

    The Neumann-Goretti girl's basketball team is ranked number onein the country. KYW's Jeff Asch spoke with coach Andrea Peterson .
  • Preview: St. Joseph's vs. Penn

    January 23, 2015

    KYW's Ed benkin talks to St. Joseph's men's basketball coach Phil Martelli tomorrow's Big 5 battle with Penn at the Palestra.
  • Coach Tom Shirley on Phila. University's Najah Jacobs

    January 23, 2015

    Najah Jacobs has had an outstanding season for Division II Philadelphia University this season, averaging over 20 points a game. KYW's Matt Leon spoke to her head coach, Tom Shirley, about how far her game has come.
  • Philadelphia University Standout Najah Jacobs

    January 23, 2015

    Najah Jacobs has had an outstanding season for Division II Philadelphia University this season, averaging over 20 points a game. KYW's Matt Leon spoke to the Central High product about her success.
  • Boston Sports Anchor On Pats Football Scandal

    January 22, 2015

    KYW's Ed Benkin talks to sport anchor Adam Kaufman of WBZ NewsRadio in Boston about the latest developments in the New England Patriots football deflation scandal.
  • Temple Hosts South Florida

    January 22, 2015

    KYW's Ed Benkin talks to Temple University Men's basketball coach Fran Dunphy talks about tonight's game against South Florida as Temple looks to break a three-game losing streak.
  • Sixers Take On NY Knicks

    January 21, 2015

    The 76ers are home tonight to host the only team with a worse record than them in the East, the New York Knicks. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Tom Moore of the Bucks County Courier Times about the match-up.
  • La Salle Visits Rhode Island Thursday In A-10 Action

    January 21, 2015

    La Salle will be on the road tomorrow to visit Rhode Island in Atlantic 10 action. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with coach Dr. John Giannini about his 10-8 squad.
  • Flyers Host Penguins

    January 20, 2015

    The Flyers play their final game before the NHL All-Star Break tonight as they host the Pittsburgh Penguins. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Sarah Baicker of CSNPhilly.com about the match-up.
  • Univ Of Sciences Prepare for Goldey-Beacom

    January 20, 2015

    The Division II University of the Sciences women's basketball team is on a roll. They have won ten straight heading into a Wednesday night game against Goldey-Beacom. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Sciences coach Jackie Hartzell about what's clicked for her team.
  • Villanova Women Visit Butler

    January 16, 2015

    The Villanova women's basketball team has won six straight and tonight they visit Butler. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with coach Harry Perretta about their recent surge.
  • Rowan Forward On Team's Success

    January 16, 2015

    The Division III Rowan University men's basketball team is off to a fine 12-2 start this season. KYW's Matt Leon went down to Glassboro to find out what's working and spoke with junior forward Ike Robinson.
  • Rowan Basketball Coach On Team's Good Start

    January 16, 2015

    The Division III Rowan University men's basketball team is off to a fine 12-2 start this season. KYW's Matt Leon went down to Glassboro to find out what's working and spoke with head coach Joe Cassidy.
  • Phila. Union's Top Draft Pick of 2015

    January 15, 2015

    The Philadelphia Union made forward Dzenan Catic their top pick in this year's MLS SuperDraft (#31 overall). KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Catic soon after his name was called at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
  • Preview: Flyers vs. Capitals

    January 14, 2015

    The Flyers will be on the road tonight as they visit the Washington Capitals. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Sam Carchidi of the Philadelphia Inquirer about the match-up.
  • Drexel Hosts JMU

    January 14, 2015

    Drexel will be home on Thursday night to host James Madison. The Dragons are 3-12. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Drexel coach Bruiser Flint about the match-up.
  • Temple Women To Face UConn

    January 14, 2015

    The Temple women's basketball team will be on the road tonight visiting perennial power UConn. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Temple coach Tonya Cardoza about the match-up.
  • Villanova Moves Up In Nat'l Rankings

    January 13, 2015

    Villanova has risen to #5 in the country thanks to a 15-1 record. On Wednesday the Wildcats will host Xavier. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Villanova head coach Jay Wright about his team's success.
  • Wroten, Sixers Go For 3rd Straight Win Tonight

    January 13, 2015

    The 76ers will host the Atlanta Hawks tonight as they look for a third straight win. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with guard Tony Wroten about the Sixers improvement.
  • Preview: Flyers host Tampa Bay

    January 12, 2015

    The Flyers host the Tampa Bay Lightning tonight at the Center. Flyers wrapping up a four-game homestand. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Dave Isaac of the Courier-Post about the match-up.
  • Preview: Sixers vs. Nets

    January 9, 2015

    The 76ers are up in Brooklyn to run with the Nets tonight. The 76ers are 5-29, the Nets are 16-19. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Bob Cooney of the Philadelphia Daily News about the match-up.
  • SJU Faces VCU

    January 9, 2015

    St. Joseph's has lost three straight and on Saturday they will visit nationally ranked VCU. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with coach Phil Martelli about his squad.
  • Offseason Moves By Philadelphia Union

    January 9, 2015

    The Philadelphia have had an active offseason and now they are getting ready for next week's MLS Draft. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with Jonathan Tannenwald of Philly.com about the Union.
  • Penn Faces Princeton

    January 9, 2015

    The Penn Quakers open Ivy League play on Saturday as they visit rival Princeton. KYW's Matt Leon spoke with head coach Jerome Allen about the match-up.
(Penn State running back Silas Redd reacts after scoring against Indiana State on Sept. 3rd.  Credit: AP)

College Football: Penn State Looks to Find the Offense vs. Eastern Michigan

This week, the 2-1 Nittany Lions return to Beaver Stadium to host Eastern Michigan out of the MAC.

09/22/2011

(File photo by Jos. Labolito, provided)

College Football: Temple Looks to Bounce Back on the Road vs. Maryland

KYW’s Matt Leon spoke with the longtime voice of the Owls, KYW’s own Harry Donahue, to talk about the match-up with Maryland and what the Owls need to do to pull out a win in College Park.

09/22/2011

(File photo provided.  Credit: West Chester University Athletics)

College Football: West Chester Looking For Second Straight Win

The West Chester Golden Rams will look to even their record at 2-2 as they host 1-2 East Stroudsburg in a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference match-up, Saturday.

09/22/2011

Widener quarterback Chris Haupt. (Credit: Widener University)

College Football: Widener’s Haupt Leading High-Powered Offense

The Widener Pride have hit the ground running this college football season, and a big reason for that success is the play of junior quarterback Chris Haupt.

09/22/2011

Pat Venditte (Credit: Dave Schofield/Trenton Thunder)

Trenton’s Venditte An Effective Switch…Pitcher

In the world of minor league baseball, teams utilize any kind of promotion or gimmick to draw attention to their respective squad. But Pat Venditte is anything but a gimmick; he’s a relief pitcher for the Trenton Thunder, and he’s ambidextrous.

08/04/2011

Union forward Sebastien Le Toux beats Spanish international and Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso to the ball, during a friendly match at Lincoln Financial Field. (Credit: Philadelphia Union)

Le Toux, Union Host Defending MLS Champs

Union are coming off a pair of international friendlies against Everton (1-0 win) and Real Madrid (2-1 loss). Overall, Philadelphia has 31 points and they are tied with Columbus Crew for the top spot in MLS Eastern Conference.

07/29/2011

Sebastian Le Toux, Kyle Nakazawa and Sheanon Williams celebrate with Gabriel Farfan after his first MLS Goal. (Credit: Abelimages/Getty Images)

Fresh Off Offensive Explosion, Union Look to Tame Rapids

The Philadelphia Union had scored 8 goals all season in MLS play heading into last weekend’s game in Toronto. They nearly doubled that total in 90 minutes, picking up a 6-2 victory. The first tally, scored by midfielder Gabriel Farfan, was the rookie’s first MLS goal and it came a week after his twin brother Michael found the back of the net for the first time with the Union.

06/03/2011

(Credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Stutes A Key Arm In Phillies’ Pen

While many times, rookie arms on good teams are relegated to mop-up duty, Stutes has stepped right in to get key 7th and 8th inning outs for the Phils since being called up from AAA in late April.

05/27/2011

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