Eastern Conference

Union Edge DC United 3-2

Sebastien Le Toux scored two first-half goals, Michael Farfan added the go-ahead goal in the 57th minute and the Philadelphia Union extended their unbeaten streak to five with a 3-2 victory over D.C. United on Thursday.


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Soccer: Union Hosts DC United in Critical Thursday Night Matchup

Depending upon Thursday night’s outcome, the Union could find themselves anywhere from 2nd to 5th by the time the sun rises on Friday.


(Philadelphia Union vs. Sporting Kansas City.  Credit:  Jamie Squire/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Eyeing The Playoffs

The playoff push is on this week at the KYW Philly Soccer Show.


(Members of the Union starting lineup pose for a photo before the Sept. 10th game against the Portland Timbers.  Credit: Chris Gardner/ Getty Images)

Pro Soccer: Union Look to Get Back on Track Against Crew

It’s been a rough few weeks for the Philadelphia Union, as they bring an eight-game winless streak into Saturday’s match against the Columbus Crew in Chester.


Philly Soccer Show: Union Rising As USA Women Fall

In this week’s edition, KYW’s Greg Orlandini and Philly Soccer Page writer Adam Cann tackle some of the big soccer topics on the local and national scene.


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Flyers, Bruins Revisit Epic Collapse, Comeback

Down 3-0 in the best-of-seven series, then down 3-0 in Game 7, the Philadelphia Flyers erased the long odds and pulled off a shocking rally to win the decisive game 4-3 and move on last season to the Eastern Conference finals.


Wade Scores 26, Heat Advance Past Philly 97-91

Dwyane Wade scored 26 points, Chris Bosh added 22 points and 11 rebounds, and the Miami Heat advanced to the Eastern Conference semifinals by topping Philadelphia 97-91 on Wednesday night and ousting the 76ers in five games.


NBA Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, Game 4: Sixers 86, Heat 82 - April 24, 2011

Heat Know 76ers Will Be Loose—As Usual

The Philadelphia 76ers will be loose and relaxed when they come to Miami for Game 5 of an Eastern Conference first-round series against the Heat on Wednesday night.


Chris Pronger.  File photo provided)

Flyers’ Pronger Out For Game 1 of Playoffs

He skated and held a stick during practice this week, but the Flyers say he won’t play on Thursday night against Buffalo. He remains day to day.


Jhonas Enroth

Sabres Clinch Playoff Berth With OT Win Over Flyers

Thomas Vanek scored 1:16 into overtime to cap a two-goal comeback and clinch the Buffalo Sabres a playoff berth with a 4-3 victory over the slumping Philadelphia Flyers on Friday night.


Toronto Raptors v Philadelphia 76ers

76ers Snap Skid In 98-93 Win Over Raptors

Elton Brand scored 22 points, Thaddeus Young had 20 and the Philadelphia 76ers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 98-93 win over the Toronto Raptors on Friday night.


(Evan Turner, in file photo)

NBA: Turner, Sixers Hosting Toronto Tonight

The Philadelphia 76ers have dropped three straight as they ready to host Toronto tonight at the Wells Fargo Center.


Claude Giroux

BLOG: Playoffs Looming, Anyone Panicking?

10 days out from the Stanley Cup playoffs and a lot of people are panicking. One of the reasons I am so optimistic is because of the great play of Claude Giroux.



Mason Gets Shutout In Thrashers’ Win Over Flyers

Nik Antropov scored the only goal, and Chris Mason stopped 43 shots for his first shutout of the season in the Atlanta Thrashers’ 1-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.


Boston Celtics v Philadelphia 76ers

76ers Top East-Leading Celtics 89-86

Elton Brand played a big part in the 76ers win over the best team in the East. He loved the crowd going wild from start to finish.