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Carter-Williams leads 76ers past Timberwolves 103-94

Philadelphia 76ers' Michael Carter-Williams (1) goes up for the shot against Minnesota Timberwolves' Lorenzo Brown (7) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — No dubious record for the Philadelphia 76ers this season. Michael Carter-Williams saw to that.

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Pro wrestler Mick Foley booted for cheating at Wing Bowl

Patrick Bertoletti, poses for the media after winning the Wing Bowl eating contest, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 in Philadelphia. Bertoletti won with a Wing Bowl record 444 wings in 26 minutes. He edged out 2014 champion Molly Schuyler, of Bellevue, Nebraska, who eclipsed her record 363-wing mark with 440 wings.  Wing Bowl started in 1993 as a way for Philadelphia's long-suffering sports fans to blow off steam before the Super Bowl. About 20,000 people gathered at the Wells Fargo Arena.  (AP Photo/The Philadelphia Inquirer, Alejandro A. Alvarez)  PHIX OUT; TV OUT; MAGS OUT; NEWARK OUT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Professional wrestling star Mick Foley was ejected from the Wing Bowl eating contest Friday after stuffing uneaten chicken wings into a fanny pack.

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Philadelphia tops Winnipeg 5-2 for 3rd straight victory

Philadelphia Flyers' Michael Del Zotto (15), left, takes the puck as Winnipeg Jets' Andrew Ladd (16), right, follows in the first period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Schultz makes a living trying to keep pucks out of the net, instead of shooting them.

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Phillies sign RHP Billingsley to $1.5 million, 1-year deal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies have signed right-hander Chad Billingsley to a $1.5 million, one-year contract.

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Phillies elevate Montgomery to chairman

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies have elevated David Montgomery from president to chairman and named Hall of Famer Pat Gillick team president.

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