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Thursday, March 02, 2006

Sports Update
NFL owners reverse course, extend free-agent deadline. Finding procrastination preferable to "Bloody Thursday," with teams hacking stars from their payrolls, the NFL now has all weekend to do a deal with the union or enforce a $95 million salary cap. The conventional wisdom is that, short-term, an impasse is best for the Eagles, who will have about $20 million in cap space after they jettison Terrell Owens. Of course, if the cap is raised, chances of a T.O. trade greatly improve, because more teams could afford to pick up his contract.
Swedish hockey team could have its gold medal rescinded?? Flyers' Forsberg would not be happy.
Philly-grown Rasheed Wallace is T-ed off. He even got a technical for protecting a ref, he says.
Phillies vs. Yankees exhibition, 1:15 p.m. Also today: Bell sees specialist, club re-signs Utley, Howard. Kalas not worried.
Flyers host N.Y. Rangers, 7 p.m., Wachovia Center, CSN, WIP. Loss to N.J. last night. Niitymaki on Olympics.


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