“Red Army” revolves around Vyacheslav “Slava” Fetisov – the captain, leader, and soul of the hockey squad. While you’ll find the perfunctory highlights and archived evidence of Russia’s hockey acumen, the film is wonderfully spliced by sidebars between Fetisov and director Gabe Polsky.
The Poconos town that bears the name of Olympic gold medalist Jim Thorpe has settled a dispute over the athlete’s body.
You win some and you lose some, but these losses hurt and they hurt bad. And let’s be honest, Sunday’s match against Portugal felt like a defeat …
Olympic sprinter and former 100-meter dash world record holder Frank Budd has died at 74.
Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Amid talk of a Pope visit and discussion of whether Philadelphia should host a political convention again, City Council plans a hearing on whether the city and region are up to the task of hosting such mega-events.
Do any Olympic moments from Sochi make it on to our top 5 all-time list?
James van Riemsdyk, the former Flyer now a Toronto Maple Leaf, had a lot of choices his sophomore year at Christian Brothers Academy (Lincroft, N.J.). The U.S. National Team Development Program wanted him to head to Ann Arbor, Mich., and a number of junior programs were inquiring, too.
If you’re tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it’s hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.
Flyers captain Claude Giroux has been snubbed from the Canadian Olympic hockey team, twice. Ed Snider isn’t happy about it.
Most cable outages are power related and customers should have cable when the lights go back on.
As Team USA gears up for the biggest sporting events of their lives in Sochi, they need some motivation to push themselves in ways they never have before.
Chris reviews yesterday’s NFL Conference Championship games, Pennsylvania’s voter ID law being struck down, and Vladimir Putin’s attempt to welcome gay athletes to the Olympics. He also talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup and CBS 3’s Beasley Reece.
The Flyers will be sending five players to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi; Claude Giroux is not one of those players.
It’s triathlon weekend in Philadelphia, and Sunday’s race is drawing several of the top professional triathletes in the country, including one who calls this his “hometown race.”