Sports & Recreation
Sporting events represent a major part of Greater Philadelphia's culture and the diehard fan bases of all of the region's athletic teams certainly prove it. Just tune into the local radio sports stations and you'll here how passionate and enthusiastic this region is about its teams! In addition to being a collegiate sports hotbed, seven major league professional teams also make their home in Greater Philadelphia: the Eagles (NFL), Phillies (MLB), Sixers (NBA), Flyers (NHL), Wings (NLL), KiXX (MISL) and Soul (AFL). Whether you're an athlete or an athletic devotee, Greater Philadelphia is sure to please.