Posts Tagged ‘Local Sports’

Heat Release Home Portion of Preseason Schedule

Thursday, April 27th, 2017


The Heat released the home portion of their 2017-18 preseason schedule on Thursday

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Dolphins Preparing to Make Pick as NFL Draft Starts Thursday

Thursday, April 27th, 2017


The three day event – being held this year in Philadelphia – kicks off with the first round on Thursday, rounds two and three on Friday and rounds four through seven on Saturday.

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How Jeffrey Loria Became So Disliked in South Florida

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017


For all those misdeeds, what does Loria get? A potential $1.1 billion profit if the sale of the team to a group led by Derek Jeter and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is approved.

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Marlins Players and Fans Heap Praise on Derek Jeter

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017


Marlins players and fans have chimed in with plenty of kind words for potential new owner Derek Jeter

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Derek Jeter, Jeb Bush Group Buying Miami Marlins: Reports

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017


A group led by New York Yankees great Derek Jeter and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush have a deal in place to buy the Miami Marlins for $1.3 billion, according to published reports.

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Miami Hurricanes QB Jack Allison Announces Transfer

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017


The transfer still leaves a crowded group looking to replace Brad Kaaya, who left after his junior year for the NFL Draft.

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NASCAR’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. to Retire

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017


After 18 seasons and more than 600 races, Dale Earnhardt Jr. will retire from NASCAR at end of the 2017 season, Hendrick Motorsports confirmed Tuesday.

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Dolphins’ Pouncey Underwent Stem Cell Procedure: Report

Monday, April 24th, 2017


Dolphins center Mike Pouncey reportedly had a stem cell procedure performed on his injured hip

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Judge Orders Release of Aaron Hernandez Suicide Letters

Monday, April 24th, 2017


A judge has ordered the release of three suicide notes that ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez allegedly left in his cell before killing himself last week.The lawyer for Hernandez’s fiancée filed a motion Monday…

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Marlins Winning With Defense

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017


The Marlins have been one of baseball’s best defensive teams thus far in the 2017 season

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8 Most Famous Winners of the Kentucky Derby

Friday, April 21st, 2017


For just two minutes of the year, a one and one-quarter mile track becomes the center of high-stakes American horse racing in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Father and Son Duo Set Atlantic Crossing Record

Friday, April 21st, 2017


Nico and Vittorio Malingri arrived in the Guadeloupe port town of Pointe-a-Pitre on April 20. The journey took 11 days, one hour and nine minutes after leaving Dakar, Senegal, in their sailboat, setting a…

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Olympic Medalist Will Claye Embarks on Music Career

Friday, April 21st, 2017


Will Claye has earned three medals as a track and field athlete for Team USA. His most recent success came at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio when he brought home a silver medal in the triple jump.
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The Top Horses Contending to Race the 2017 Kentucky Derby

Friday, April 21st, 2017


As the official start of the Triple Crown nears, here’s a look at the top 10 highest ranked horses.

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Dolphins Announce 2017 Regular Season Schedule

Thursday, April 20th, 2017


The Dolphins released their 2017 regular season schedule on Thursday evening

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Lawyer Says ME ‘Illegally’ Holding Hernandez’s Brain

Thursday, April 20th, 2017


A lawyer for ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez is accusing the state medical examiner of “illegally” holding the player’s brain despite the family’s wishes to donate it for CTE research.

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Investigation Continues Into Aaron Hernandez’s Death

Thursday, April 20th, 2017


Questions remain after former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez was found dead in his prison cell by a corrections officer early Wednesday morning.

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Marlins to Honor Ichiro With Pregame Ceremony

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017


The Marlins will hold a pregame ceremony to honor Ichiro Suzuki on April 30th

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Gronk Crashes Spicer’s White House Press Briefing

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017


Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski takes time out from the team’s visit to the White House to interrupt White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer’s press briefing.

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Marlins Man Giving Thousands to FHP Trooper Struck By Car

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017


A Florida Highway Patrol trooper who was struck by a car on the Dolphin Expressway is still recovering but is getting a helping hand from the South Florida attorney known as Marlins Man.

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Derek Jeter a Marlin? The Captain Looks to Buy Team: Report

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017


Yankees great Derek Jeter and former presidential candidate Jeb Bush have teamed up to bid for the Miami Marlins baseball team, the Miami Herald reported Wednesday.

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Patriots’ Gronkowski Crashes White House Press Briefing

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017


Rob Gronkowski crashed a White House press briefing on Wednesday, drawing laughs from the press corps.

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NFL Players React to Death of Aaron Hernandez

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017


Current and former NFL players were shocked by the death of former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez on Wednesday morning.

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Tom Brady Skipping White House Visit: Report

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017


Tom Brady is skipping Wednesday’s New England Patriots White House visit due to “personal family matters,” according to ESPN’s Mike Reiss.Reiss tweeted out a statement from Brady where he said he is “so happy…

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Aaron Hernandez Kills Himself in Prison

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017


Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez was discovered hanged in his cell by a corrections officer Tuesday night.

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MLB Teams Are Trying to Be More Green

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017


Major League Baseball teams are finding ways to save energy and reuse materials. See what your team is doing to help the environment.

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The Reasons Boston Marathon Runners Finish

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017


The Boston Marathon is grueling for every runner. For some, it’s not about speed, it’s about the accomplishment.

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Heat’s Spoelstra Says Team Can Compete For Championship

Monday, April 17th, 2017


The Miami Heat’s 2016-2017 came to a heartbreaking end by falling just short of a trip to the playoffs.

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Marlins’ Ozuna Named National League Player of the Week

Monday, April 17th, 2017


Marlins outfielder Marcell Ozuna was named the National League Player of the Week on Monday

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US Finishes Strong, But Kenyans Sweep Boston Marathon

Monday, April 17th, 2017


Americans made a strong showing Monday in the 121st Boston Marathon, but Kenyan runners won both the men’s and women’s races.

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