Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – They’re back! After a few years without a National Lacrosse League (NLL) team in Philadelphia, the new expansion team, Philadelphia Wings, will be making their debut on December 15th at the Wells Fargo Center.
The Philadelphia Wings originally played in Philadelphia from 1987 – 2014 and in 2014 they relocated to New England as the New England Black Wolves. On September 12, 2017, Comcast Spectacorand the NLL announced that professional lacrosse would be coming back to Philadelphia with a new expansion team owned by Comcast-Spactacor. Still lacking a name for the new team, ownership asked fans to vote and on November 29, 2017 it was announced that fans ultimately wanted the Wings back in Philly.
The Philadelphia Wings will be kicking off their season at the Wells Fargo Center on December 15th against the Buffalo Bandits. Wells Fargo Center is also home to the Philadelphia Flyers (NHL), Philadelphia 76ers (NBA) and Philadelphia Soul (AFL).
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