PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Michael Raffl, James van Riemsdyk, Nolan Patrick and Joel Farabee all scored to steer the Philadelphia Flyers to a 6-Three victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins within the first sport of the NHL season. Oskar Lindblom and Kevin Hayes scored 20 seconds aside within the third interval for the Flyers. Mark Jankowski and Sidney Crosby scored for the Penguins. The Penguins and Flyers play once more Friday in Philadelphia as a part of a good 56-game schedule required by the pandemic.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) – The Philadelphia Eagles won’t be penalized after the NFL analyzed how the workforce dealt with its quarterback choices within the remaining sport of the common season in opposition to Washington, based on two individuals accustomed to the choice. Each individuals spoke to The Related Press on situation of anonymity as a result of they weren’t licensed to disclose the conversations. Coach Doug Pederson eradicated Jalen Hurts by third quarterback Nate Sudfeld within the fourth quarter of a 20-14 loss. The Eagles have been trailing by a subject objective on the time. Sudfeld had not thrown a cross in a sport since 2018. He was picked on his second try and misplaced a fumble. Washington secured the NFC East title with the victory and the Giants have been eradicated. The loss gave Philadelphia the sixth choose within the draft as a substitute of the ninth.
NO DATE (AP) – School basketball coaches have ditched the standard sport day apparel of coats, ties and gown pants in favor of polo shirts, zippers and warm-up pants. The pattern began through the summer time with NBA coaches going informal through the pandemic. Female and male coaches say they really feel extra comfy. Villanova’s Jay Wright private tailor says he would not like change. Gabriele D’Annunzio says coaches ought to look good. However many coaches say they may by no means put on fits once more.
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) – Javon Greene scored 18 factors as George Mason beat La Salle 75-42. Josh Oduro added 17 factors for George Mason (6-5, 2-Three Atlantic 10 Convention). AJ Wilson had 15 factors and 12 rebounds. Jordan Miller added 10 factors and eight rebounds. Christian Ray scored seven factors and eight rebounds for La Salle (5-7, 2-Three), who scored a season low of 19 factors within the second half.
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) – Ibi Watson had 19 factors as Dayton beat Duquesne 72-63. Jalen Crutcher had 18 factors for Dayton (7-Three, Three-2 Atlantic 10 Convention). Mustapha Amzil added 11 factors and eight rebounds. Elijah Weaver had six assists. Marcus Weathers had 19 factors and eight rebounds for the Dukes (Three-Four, 2-Three). Toby Okani added eight rebounds.