<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Sports]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.com en-us Mon, 30 Nov 2015 13:58:48 -0500 Mon, 30 Nov 2015 13:58:48 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Dolphins Blown Out as Jets Complete Sweep]]> Sun, 29 Nov 2015 17:03:07 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-499168170.jpg
The Dolphins were unable to get anything going in a 38-20 loss to the Jets on Sunday.

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<![CDATA['Dear Basketball': Kobe Bryant Announces Retirement]]> Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:26:19 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Kobe-Bryant-Madison-Square-Garden.jpg
Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers says he has decided to retire after this season.

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<![CDATA[Heat Bench Continues to Thrive]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 15:47:29 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-498969234.jpg
Miami has received big contributions from the depth on its bench all season long.

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<![CDATA[Week 12 Preview: Dolphins at Jets]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 12:53:45 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-4912724221.jpg
The Dolphins will try to avoid a sweep by the Jets on Sunday at MetLife Stadium.

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Tom Brady Dresses Up for Turkey Day Surprise]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:47:43 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Tom+Brady+102915.jpg
Looks like the New England Patriots' star quarterback couldn't resist having a little bit of fun on Thanksgiving.

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<![CDATA[A's Pitcher Hosts Syrian Refugees]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:09:51 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/172*120/DSC_15321.jpg
Oakland A’s pitcher Sean Doolittle and his activist girlfriend Eireann Dolan, both natives of Illinois, hosted 17 Syrian refugee families for a Thanksgiving meal in Chicago on Wednesday night with Mayor...

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<![CDATA[Great-Grandma, 102, Plays Baseball]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:33:57 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102-year-old-grandma-baseball.gif
A San Diego cul-de-sac has been transformed into a concrete baseball diamond, home to the Zimmer family’s annual Thanksgiving game for about 22 years. The instruction comes from the team’s oldest and feistiest...

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<![CDATA[Brett Favre’s Number Retired]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 22:37:00 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/179*120/GettyImages-56396130+%281%29.jpg
The Chicago Bears will head into a hostile Lambeau Field Thursday night to face the Green Bay Packers, and even though they won’t have to face Brett Favre, the legendary quarterback’s presence will still be...]]>
<![CDATA[Top Sports Photos 2015]]> Sun, 29 Nov 2015 04:08:16 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Germany-Boxing-AP_11982943034.jpg
Click to see dramatic game action photos from professional football, hockey, basketball, baseball and more.

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<![CDATA[Durant's New Sneaker Is Taboo to Some in Prince George's]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 22:09:24 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/KD8+PG+County.jpg
With his latest Nike sneaker, Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant attempted to pay homage to the Maryland county where his journey to NBA all-star and MVP began, but some find it offensive. The $180...

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<![CDATA[Warriors Beat Lakers, Set Record]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 01:44:18 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/178*120/Lakers-lose-to-Warriors-record-nba.jpg
The Golden State Warriors made history against the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night. The Warriors went to 16-0 with the 111- 77 win is an old-fashioned game of blowout basketball, which marked the best...

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<![CDATA[Marlins Considering Innings Limit for Jose Fernandez]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 20:30:57 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-482289704.jpg
Jose Fernandez is expected to have an innings limit placed on him for the 2016 season.

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<![CDATA[Dolphins Fall to Cowboys in Another Loss at Home]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 15:36:55 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-498314508.jpg
The Dolphins have a paltry 1-3 record at home this year after Sunday's loss to Dallas.

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<![CDATA[Top NFL Photos: Week 11]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:17:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP_386456190580.jpg
Get an up-close look at all the best NFL plays and players from Week 11.

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<![CDATA[Fans Ready for Jeff Gordon's Last Race at Homestead Miami Speedway]]> Fri, 20 Nov 2015 19:25:29 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000020998265_1200x675_571180099735.jpg
Racing fans are getting revved up for a big weekend at Homestead Miami Speedway, as NASCAR legend Jeff Gordon takes part in his last race.]]>
<![CDATA[Yankees Headed to Marlins Park for Exhibition Games]]> Thu, 19 Nov 2015 16:24:52 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-477275152.jpg
The Marlins and Yankees added two exhibition games to their schedules on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Marlins to Take on Pirates in Puerto Rico]]> Thu, 19 Nov 2015 15:54:58 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-102535187.jpg
The Marlins will head to Puerto Rico in May of next season for two games with the Pirates.

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<![CDATA[Week 11 Preview: Cowboys at Dolphins]]> Thu, 19 Nov 2015 15:20:30 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-454032884.jpg
The 4-5 Dolphins will host the 2-7 Dallas Cowboys on Sunday at Sun Life Stadium.

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<![CDATA[NFL's Doug Flutie Loses Both Parents on Same Day]]> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 17:02:51 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/flutie-AP_05060901526.jpg
Less than an hour after legendary Boston College quarterback Doug Flutie's father died of a heart attack, his mother suffered her own heart attack and passed away.

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<![CDATA['Big Papi' Plans to Retire]]> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 13:04:35 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/TLMD-Boston-medias-rojas-david-ortiz-red-sox-getty-images-470371776.jpg
One of Boston's most beloved athletes has announced he will be retiring after the 2016 season. Red Sox slugger David Ortiz confirmed what many people were already talking about in a video posted to YouTube...

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<![CDATA[Marlins to Open Spring Training Schedule Against Hurricanes]]> Tue, 17 Nov 2015 19:28:11 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-477661467.jpg
The Marlins will take on the Miami Hurricanes on March 1 to begin their spring training schedule.

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<![CDATA[German Stadium Evacuated After Bomb Threat]]> Tue, 17 Nov 2015 21:59:45 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP_554879857092.jpg
A soccer stadium in Germany packed with thousands of fans was abruptly evacuated Tuesday night because of a "potential threat to spectators," police said, NBC News reported. Authorities, however, cautioned that...

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<![CDATA[Son of Patriots Player Has Cancer]]> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 09:22:26 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/461911932.jpg
New England Patriots left tackle Nate Solder shared the sad news Monday that his infant son is battling kidney cancer. Solder, himself a cancer survivor, made the announcement Monday night while speaking at the...

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<![CDATA[Fantasy Sports Conflict Continues]]> Mon, 16 Nov 2015 15:19:25 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/draftkings-AP_312823411334.jpg
Fantasy sports site DraftKings has filed a motion seeking a temporary restraining order preventing New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman from enforcing the order to shut down because he said its operations...

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<![CDATA[Aaron Rodgers Condemns 'Prejudicial' Comment During Moment of Silence]]> Mon, 16 Nov 2015 10:21:15 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/packers-comment-prejudice.jpg
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers spoke out against prejudice after hearing an inappropriate comment during a moment of silence held to honor the Paris terror attack victims at Sunday's NFL game. In...

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<![CDATA[French Train Heroes Honored at Lakers Game]]> Tue, 17 Nov 2015 10:20:22 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/train-heroes.jpg
Three men who foiled a terrorist attack on a train in Paris in August were to be honored at Staples Center Sunday night during the Lakers versus Detroit Pistons game.

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<![CDATA[Wade and Green Return to Heat]]> Sat, 14 Nov 2015 16:52:41 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-496560608.jpg
Both Dwyane Wade and Gerald Green took part in practice for the Heat on Saturday

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<![CDATA[Week Ten Preview: Dolphins at Eagles]]> Sat, 14 Nov 2015 16:01:29 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-494865810.jpg
The Dolphins will try and halt a two-game skid in Philadelphia on Sunday against the Eagles

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