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Series Preview: Nationals at Marlins

Monday, September 17th, 2018


The Marlins will begin their final homestand of the season with a series against the Nationals

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Activists Carry Caskets Outside Dallas Stadium to Protest Police Shootings

Sunday, September 16th, 2018


Demonstrators marched outside of AT&T Stadium, where the Cowboys hosted the Giants Sunday night, carrying two caskets to protest the police shooting deaths of Botham Jean in Dallas and O’Shae Terry in…

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Watch Sunday Night Football: Giants vs. Cowboys

Sunday, September 16th, 2018


The Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants meet in an early-season NFC East showdown. Both teams lost in Week 1 and will try to avoid starting 0-2 on Sunday Night Football.Watch Live on NBC Sports.

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Dolphins Game Preview: Week Two vs. Jets

Saturday, September 15th, 2018


The Dolphins will be looking to start the season 2-0 when they visit the Jets on Sunday.

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Series Preview: Marlins at Phillies

Friday, September 14th, 2018


The Marlins will bring a three-game losing streak into a weekend series with the Phillies

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Panthers’ McGinn Out Indefinitely Following Back Surgery

Friday, September 14th, 2018


Panthers forward Jamie McGinn will be out of the lineup indefinitely due to surgery on his back

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NBC 6 Weekend Football Preview: Haven’t We Met Before?

Friday, September 14th, 2018


The action kicks off on Saturday with all of Florida’s big three college programs looking for their first win against a FBS foe this season (after all lost their first FBS games for the first year since the 1953…

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Newspaper Slammed for Cartoon of Serena Williams as Toddler

Monday, September 10th, 2018


A cartoon of tennis great Serena Williams published in an Australian newspaper is sparking backlash on Twitter with accusations of “blatant” sexism and racism.Herald Sun editorial cartoonist Mark Knight…

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Series Preview: Marlins at Mets

Monday, September 10th, 2018


The Marlins will continue a long road trip with four games in New York against the Mets

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Boos at US Open Final Left Winner Naomi Osaka ‘a Little Bit Sad’

Monday, September 10th, 2018


Naomi Osaka didn’t see what caused the uproar during the U.S. Open final she was playing against her idol, Serena Williams, so she was confused when it left the crowd booing — apparently for her.Williams’…

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Colombia Beats Venezuela 2-1 in Friendly Match in Miami

Saturday, September 8th, 2018


It was a hot and muggy Friday night in South Florida but a total of 34,048 soccer fans made their way to the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens to see FIFA sweethearts, the Colombian National team play…

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Colombia Beats Venezuela 2-1 in Friendly Match in Miami

Saturday, September 8th, 2018


It was a hot and muggy Friday night in South Florida but a total of 34,048 soccer fans made their way to the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens to see FIFA sweethearts, the Colombian National team play…

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Dolphins Game Preview: Week One vs. Titans

Saturday, September 8th, 2018


The Dolphins will begin the regular season at home with a game against the Titans on Sunday.

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Celtics’ Jabari Bird Faces Domestic Abuse, Kidnapping Charge

Saturday, September 8th, 2018


Boston Celtics guard Jabari Bird was involved in a domestic incident last night and now faces several charges, including strangulation and kidnapping, according to a statement from Boston police.Police…

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Hilarious Tweets Abound During Nationals-Cubs Rain Delay

Saturday, September 8th, 2018


The game between the Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals was delayed due to rain, and fans had some fun cracking jokes during the lengthy delay.

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Source: Dwyane Wade to Sign With Heat for 16th Season

Friday, September 7th, 2018


The Heat have filled 19 of the 20 preseason spots available head of training camp after the news that Udonis Haslem, a longtime friend and teammate of Wade, signed a one year deal with the team.

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NBC 6 Weekend Football Preview: Returning and Rebounding

Friday, September 7th, 2018


The Miami Dolphins return to the field for a game that counts, trying to figure out if they are the playoff team from head coach Adam Gase’s first season or the 6-10 disappointment from year two.

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2018 Dolphins Season Preview

Thursday, September 6th, 2018


The Dolphins will be looking to return to the playoffs in 2018 after a disappointing 2017 season

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Alcantara Dazzles on the Mound as Marlins Top Phillies

Thursday, September 6th, 2018


Derek Dietrich scored both Miami runs as Lewis Brinson had two hits for the Marlins, continuing his strong return after missing two months with a right hip injury.

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LeBron Surprises NYC School’s Basketball Team With Coveted ‘CTK’ Kicks

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018


NBA star LeBron James made a surprise visit to a New York City school on Tuesday and presented both the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams with new locker rooms and playing gear.

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New Name and Crest Released for Miami Soccer Team

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018


David Beckham’s soccer group has released a name and crest for the major league soccer team that’s set to come to Miami in 2020.
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Look Inside: Michael Young’s Home Hits Auction Block Today

Saturday, September 1st, 2018


Former Texas Ranger Michael Young has put his University Park home up for auction. The five bedroom, seven bath home will hit the auction block on September 1, with no reserve.

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Series Preview: Blue Jays at Marlins

Friday, August 31st, 2018


The Marlins and Blue Jays are both on losing streaks as they enter a weekend series

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NBC 6 Weekend Football Preview: The Long Wait is Over

Friday, August 31st, 2018


The Miami Hurricanes will look to prove that their 10 win season was not a one year deal while both the Florida State Seminoles and Florida Gators look to break in new coaches with much different levels…

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Arbitrator Sends Kaepernick’s Grievance Against NFL to Trial

Thursday, August 30th, 2018


An arbitrator is sending Colin Kaepernick’s grievance with the NFL to trial, denying the league’s request to throw out the quarterback’s claims that owners conspired to keep him out of the league because of his…

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Dolphins Game Preview: Preseason Week Four vs. Falcons

Thursday, August 30th, 2018


The Dolphins will wrap up the preseason with a game against the Falcons on Thursday

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$69.9M High School Football Stadium Set to Open in Texas

Thursday, August 30th, 2018


A $69.9 million stadium that will host high school football and community events in McKinney, Texas, will host its first football game Thursday.

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Despite Evidence, Some Cast Doubt on CTE-Football Link

Thursday, August 30th, 2018


While both the NFL and researchers acknowledge that there is a link between chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, and playing football, some steadfast skeptics are still trying to muddy the science and raise…

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Series Preview: Marlins at Red Sox

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018


The Marlins will be looking for revenge in a two-game series with the Red Sox at Fenway Park

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Former Eagles Player Charged With Insider Trading

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018


Former Eagles player Mychal Kendricks is facing federal insider trading charges, according to Philadelphia-based U.S. Attorney William M. McSwain.

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