Posts Tagged ‘Local Sports’

‘I Love Cuba’: Will Smith Runs 13-Mile Marathon in Havana

Monday, November 19th, 2018


Hollywood actor Will Smith has checked another item off his 2018 bucket list after he ran a half-marathon through the streets of Cuba’s capital on Sunday.

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Smith Injures Leg Exactly 33 Years After Theismann

Sunday, November 18th, 2018

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Sunday Night Football: Bears vs. Vikings

Sunday, November 18th, 2018


NBC has you covered for Sunday night’s Bears-Vikings game.

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Perry, Davis Carry Miami Past Reeling Virginia Tech, 38-14

Saturday, November 17th, 2018


N’Kosi Perry threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and Miami snapped a four-game losing streak with a 38-14 victory against Virginia Tech on Saturday.

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NBC 6 Weekend Football Preview: Now or Never for Local Teams

Friday, November 16th, 2018


The once top 10 ranked Miami Hurricanes find themselves two losses from not going bowling this season while FIU stands two wins away from playing for their conference’s title.

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Jones Helps Packers Run Away for 31-12 Win Over Dolphins

Monday, November 12th, 2018


The Packers (4-4-1) pulled away in the second half, sandwiching scoring drives around cornerback Bashaud Breeland’s interception deep in Miami territory. Green Bay went ahead 28-12 on Adams’ 25-yard touchdown…

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Sunday Night Football: Eagles vs. Cowboys

Sunday, November 11th, 2018


NBC has you covered for Sunday night’s Eagles-Cowboys game.

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Dolphins Game Preview: Week Ten vs. Packers

Sunday, November 11th, 2018


The Dolphins will battle some cold weather in Green Bay when they take on the Packers on Sunday

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Franks Quiets Home Crowd, Florida Beats South Carolina 35-31

Saturday, November 10th, 2018


Feleipe Franks accounted for three touchdowns, including the go-ahead score with a little more than four minutes remaining, and the 19th-ranked Gators rallied to beat South Carolina 35-31 Saturday and end…

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Surfers Tackle Some of the World’s Biggest Waves

Friday, November 9th, 2018


Nazarene, Portugal is home to a lot of surfing records because of an underwater Nazarene canyon

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NBC 6 Weekend Football Preview: The Rollercoaster Continues

Friday, November 9th, 2018


Last week in the world of football in the state of Florida, it was the best of times and it was the worst of times depending on who you are rooting for.

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‘Miracle Baby’: The Wades Welcome First Child Together

Thursday, November 8th, 2018


Miami Heat star Dwayne Wade and his wife actress Gabrielle Union both made the announcement of their special delivery on Instagram, captioned with the lyrics to Bill Wither’s classic song, Lovely Day.

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Steelers Star Antonio Brown Caught Driving Over 100 mph

Thursday, November 8th, 2018


Pittsburgh Steelers Receiver Antonio Brown was cited for reckless driving for speeding over 100mph in his Porsche on Thursday.

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Blackhawks Fire Head Coach Joel Quenneville

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018


In a stunning move Tuesday morning, the Chicago Blackhawks fired head coach Joel Quenneville and his assistant coaches, Kevin Dineen and Ulf Samuelsson. Jeremy Colliton will replace Quenneville as the…

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Red Sox Take World Series Trophy to Manager’s Puerto Rican Hometown

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018


Red Sox manager Alex Cora took the 2018 World Series trophy to Puerto Rico on Saturday to celebrate the team’s championship in his hometown of Caguas, an area hit hard by Hurricane Maria.“I know how important…

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Dolphins Game Preview: Week Nine vs. Jets

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018


The Dolphins will try and complete a sweep of the Jets when they host them on Sunday in Miami

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NBC 6 Weekend Football Preview: Moving on From The Past

Friday, November 2nd, 2018


In addition to both the Miami Dolphins and Miami Hurricanes losing their games, both of the state’s other NFL teams lost as did the state’s other two power college programs.

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49ers Cheerleader Kneels During Anthem

Thursday, November 1st, 2018


A San Francisco 49ers cheerleader was spotted kneeling during the national anthem at Thursday’s game against the Oakland Raiders.Former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick began a wave of protests by National…

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San Francisco Giants Legend Willie McCovey Dies at 80

Wednesday, October 31st, 2018


San Francisco Giants great and baseball Hall of Famer Willie McCovey died Wednesday afternoon, according to a team official. He was 80.The Giants released a statement announcing McCovey’s death, saying…

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Giants QB Kyle Lauletta Charged After Nearly Hitting Officer With Car

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018


New York Giants backup quarterback Kyle Lauletta was arrested Tuesday morning and charged with resisting arrest, reckless driving and eluding police — among numerous other charges.The rookie was arrested…

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NHL Partners With MGM to Share Data for Sports Betting

Monday, October 29th, 2018


The NHL announced a multiyear agreement Monday to provide MGM Resorts International with data for use in betting, the second major U.S. professional sports league to strike a deal with the casino giant since the…

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A Look at the Key Moments in World Series Game 5

Monday, October 29th, 2018


Photos of the best moments in World Series Game 5 between the Red Sox and Dodgers.

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Dodgers Beat Boston in Longest Game in World Series History

Saturday, October 27th, 2018


Max Muncy hit a walk-off home run in the bottom of the 18th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Boston Red Sox, 3-2, in the longest game in World Series history. Boston still leads the series, two…

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Dolphins Game Preview: Week Eight vs. Texans

Thursday, October 25th, 2018


Brock Osweiler and the Dolphins will face a tough test in Houston on Thursday evening

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NBC 6 (Early) Weekend Football Preview: Rivals and Must Wins

Thursday, October 25th, 2018


The action starts Thursday with the Miami Dolphins and continues Friday with the Miami Hurricanes – all ahead of a weekend with several state schools playing maybe the most important games of their 2018 season.

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Kickoff Time, Date Moved for Two Miami Dolphins Games

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018


The NFL announced Wednesday that Miami’s November 11th game on the road vs. Green Bay – originally scheduled for 1 p.m. – will not have a 4:25 p.m. scheduled kickoff time and one of the featured games that…

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Dodgers, Red Sox Look to Add to World Series Totals

Monday, October 22nd, 2018


The Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers are no strangers to the World Series. As they face off this year, take a peek at some of their numbers.

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Ex-Phillie Lenny Dykstra Pleads Not Guilty in Uber Driver Flap

Monday, October 22nd, 2018


Ex-Met Lenny Dykstra, a three-time All-Star who has faced repeated legal troubles over the last decade, has been indicted on drug and threat-making charges after an Uber altercation earlier this year.

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Johnson’s 158 Yards Rushing Help Lions Beat Dolphins 32-21

Sunday, October 21st, 2018


The Detroit Lions clustered on the bench under shade canopies Sunday, keeping their cool in the South Florida heat. And when they stepped onto the field and into the subtropical sunshine, they ran all over…

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Lakers, Rockets Brawl as Lebron Loses Home Opener

Sunday, October 21st, 2018


A fight erupted in the fourth quarter of LeBron James’ home debut at Staples Center on Saturday, as Chris Paul, Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo were all ejected in a feisty contest that saw the Lakers begin…

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