Matt Leon

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JANUARY 23: Jerami Grant #39 of the Philadelphia 76ers goes up for the dunk against the Toronto Raptors at Wells Fargo Center on January 23, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jerami Grant Emerging As Key Piece For 76ers

Second-round pick Jerami Grant is blossoming into a key player for the Sixers.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/02/2015

NEW YORK, NY -  NOVEMBER 22: Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks defends the ball against Robert Covington # 33 of the Philadelphia 76ers during the game on November 22, 2014 at Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

76ers Host Knicks Tonight At Center

This will be the second of four meetings between these two teams this season. The Knicks won the first back on November 22nd, grabbing a 91-83 decision in New York. Forward Carmelo Anthony did the Sixers in that night as he led the Knicks with 25 points.


La Salle guard Cleon Roberts has scored in double figures in each of the last seven games. (Photo credit: La Salle University Athletics)

La Salle Visits Rhode Island Thursday In A-10 Action

The La Salle Explorers visit the University of Rhode Island in Atlantic 10 action on Thursday night.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/21/2015

R.J. Umberger has underwent successful surgery on Wednesday according to the Flyers.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Flyers Play Final Game Before All-Star Break Tonight Vs. Pens

The Flyers host the Penguins on Tuesday night.


Senior Brianne Traub leads the University of the Sciences and the CACC in scoring at 21.3 ppg. (Photo credit: University of the Sciences Athletic Department)

Division II University Of The Sciences On A Roll In Women’s Hoops

The University of the Sciences women’s hoops squad is 12-4, winners of 10 in a row.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/20/2015

Winter Sports: Basketball

Several Basketball Clinics On Tap For MLK Day To Raise Money For The Community Action Agency Of Delco

The clinics are looking to raise money for the Community Action Agency of Delaware County.


Villanova junior forward Kavunaa Edwards is second on the team in rebounding (5.1 a game). (Photo credit: Villanova Athletics Media Relations)

Villanova Women Visit Butler In Search Of Seventh Straight Win

Villanova Women’s hoops look for their seventh straight win at Butler on Friday night.


Joe Cassidy is in his 19th season as the head coach at Rowan University. (Photo credit: Rowan Athletics)

Rowan Men’s Hoops One Of Area’s Best In Division III

The Rowan Profs will bring an impressive 12-2 record into Saturday’s road against against Rutgers-Newark.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/16/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JANUARY 12: Rob Zepp #72 of the Philadelphia Flyers tends net against the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Wells Fargo Center on January 12, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Flyers Turn To Zepp In Net Again Vs. Caps

After going 3-1-0 on a four game homestand, the Flyers will be on the road tonight as they visit the Washington Capitals.


Tonya Cardoza is in her seventh season as the head women's basketball coach at Temple. (Photo credit:

Temple Women Visit Two-Time Defending National Champs UConn Tonight

KYW’s Matt Leon previews Temple women’s basketball game against two-time defending champ UConn.

Sportsradio 94WIP–01/14/2015

Villanova Head Coach Jay Wright. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Now #5 In Nation, Villanova Readies For Xavier

The Villanova Wildcats will play their first game since jumping up to #5 in the polls when they welcome Xavier to the Pavilion for a Big East tussle on Wednesday night.


PHILADELPHIA, PA - Tony Wroten #8 of the Philadelphia 76ers  (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Wroten, Sixers Go For Third Straight Win Tonight vs. Atlanta

KYW’s Matt Leon talks to Sixers guard Tony Wroten about their matchup with the Hawks.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/13/2015

NEWARK, NJ - SEPTEMBER 28:  Rob Zepp #72 of the Philadelphia Flyers makes a second period save against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on September 28, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Flyers 3-1.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rob Zepp Gets Start In Net As Flyers Host Lightning

The Flyers host the Lightning on Monday night without goalie Steve Mason.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/12/2015

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 12: Michael Carter-Williams #1 of the Philadelphia 76ers dunks over Mason Plumlee #1 of the Brooklyn Nets in the second half at the Barclays Center on December 12, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

76ers Head To Brooklyn Tonight To Face Nets

KYW’s Matt Leon previewed the Sixers-Nets game with Bob Cooney.


Head coach Phil Martelli of the Saint Joseph's Hawks  (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

St. Joseph’s Visits No. 20 VCU Saturday In A-10 Play

St. Joe’s takes on No. 20 VCU on Saturday.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/09/2015