Spencer Hawes scored 24 points and hit the winning basket late in the fourth quarter to lead the Philadelphia 76ers past the Miami Heat 114-110 on Wednesday night.
The Sixers open their 2013-2014 regular season on Wednesday night and they have a real challenge to start things off, with the two-time defending champion Miami Heat in town.
Cole Hamels says it’s an “honor” to start on opening day and he’ll “cherish” his first assignment when the Philadelphia Phillies begin the season at Atlanta.
The Flyers home opener is Saturday and students at an elementary school in Fishtown were showing their enthusiasm at a pep rally today.
Looking for a fast start, the Philadelphia Eagles couldn’t pick a better opponent for the season opener.
Joe Paterno’s widow, Sue, and other members of her family will attend Penn State’s season opener Saturday against Ohio.