<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Sports]]> Copyright 2016 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 Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:28:37 -0500 Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:28:37 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Whiteside Ejected in Heat Loss to Spurs]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:44:39 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-509271886.jpg
Hassan Whiteside was ejected from Miami's lopsided loss to the Spurs on Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Panthers Tally Seven Goals in Win Over Sabres]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:07:23 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-508072240.jpg
The Panthers ended a two-game losing streak with a busy offensive effort on Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Soccer Star Solo Might Skip Rio Games: Report]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:53:32 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP_58048417797.jpg
U.S. Women's Soccer star Hope Solo said in an interview with Sports Illustrated that she might not go to Brazil for the Summer Olympics because of the Zika virus, the magazine reported Tuesday. Solo and...

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<![CDATA[Heat to Retire Shaquille O'Neal's Number]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:02:26 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-53071292.jpg
The Heat will honor Shaquille O'Neal next season when they hang his #32 from the rafters

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<![CDATA[Hockey Player Helps Stranger]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:44:45 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Darling.png
There are plenty of stories about professional athletes behaving badly, but if you’re seeking out an example of a player who goes the extra mile, Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Scott Darling seems to be a...

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<![CDATA[Panthers Drop Second Straight]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:26:19 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-501807632.jpg
The Panthers were shut out by the Detroit Red Wings on Monday for a second straight loss.

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<![CDATA['South Beach Tow' Star Named Florida's First Female Football Head Coach ]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:19:06 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/020816+miami+jackson+new+coach.jpg
Miami Jackson Senior High School is making history in Florida by hiring the first female head football coach.

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<![CDATA[Peyton Manning Explains Eli's Reaction]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:53:16 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-508990438.jpg
Peyton Manning put speculation to rest, explaining why his brother didn't appear to be celebrating.

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<![CDATA[Docs Detail Alleged Manziel Beating]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:39:19 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/JohnnyManziel-AP_324132097739.jpg
NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel hit his girlfriend Colleen Crowley so severely on Jan. 29 that she suffered a ruptured eardrum and still can't hear in her left ear, the woman's attorney said Monday.

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<![CDATA[Tweet From Seahawks' Lynch May Indicate Retirement]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 23:28:56 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/MarshawnLynch-AP_324019937170.jpg
Leave it to Marshawn Lynch to be at the center of attention in the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl. Except this time, Lynch may have given the surest sign he's on the verge of retirement. Lynch, the mercurial...

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<![CDATA[Levi's Stadium Turf Causes Issues for Super Bowl 50 Players]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:50:43 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/levi-stadium-turf-new.jpg
Players on the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers were forced to change cleats during the first half of Super Bowl 50 due to footing issues with the Levi's Stadium sod. After the halftime show, not only...

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<![CDATA[Celebrities at Super Bowl 50]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 09:44:40 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AMBRO_GettyImages-508985750.jpg
Famous faces dotted the crowds at Super Bowl 50 as A-list celebrities flocked to see the Carolina Panthers take on the Denver Broncos at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California.

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<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Super Bowl 50]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 09:58:36 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-508990588.jpg


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<![CDATA[Cannabis Activists: Pot Could Help Cure 1 of NFL's Ills]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:03:00 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/CTE-split-stabler-seau.jpg
With much of the NFL world camped out in the San Francisco Bay Area in the days before Super Bowl 50, researchers released sobering news: late Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler had a degenerative...

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<![CDATA[Broncos Player Surprises Fan With Super Bowl 50 Tickets]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 13:22:35 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/vernon+1.jpeg
A Denver Broncos player dropped a bombshell on a cancer and heart transplant patient the night before the Super Bowl and was moved to tears by the encounter. Alex Walter, who is undergoing treatment at...

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<![CDATA[Olympic Gymnast Danell Leyva Sits Down With NBC 6]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:56:36 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/020516+danell+leyva.jpg
Hometown gymnast and bronze medalist Danell Leyva is obsessed with winning gold at the Olympic Games, but this time around, he's switching things up and hopes to makes history with his own special move on...

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<![CDATA[JMH Fires 2 Workers for Accessing Pierre-Paul Records]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:38:50 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-455434102.jpg
Jackson Memorial Hospital has fired two employees in connection with the release of the medical records of New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul last year.

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<![CDATA[Booker T. Washington Football Victory Parade]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:29:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/020516+booker+t+victory+parade.jpg
The Booker T. Washington football team took home its fourth consecutive state title this year, making history. NBC 6's Erika Glover was at their victory parade celebration.

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<![CDATA[Time-Lapse: Watch the Demolition of Candlestick Park]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:24:11 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/CANDLESTICK+GIF_18147279.gif
As the San Francisco 49ers’ new home, Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, gets ready to host Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, the development company building a new mixed-used complex released time-lapse video of Candlestick...

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<![CDATA[Road to Rio's Olympics: Six Things to Watch ]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:07:51 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/RioAthletesZika-AP_469134667784.jpg
The first Olympics to be held in South America will take place in August, when 10,500 athletes from 206 countries will compete in Rio de Janeiro. Six months out, here are six ways to follow the 2016 Summer...

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<![CDATA[Panthers Keep Rolling With Fifth Straight Win]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:17:13 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-508446592.jpg
The Panthers remained unstoppable with their fifth straight win on Thursday over Detroit.

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<![CDATA[Heat: Chris Bosh to Enter All-Star Three-Point Shootout]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 20:22:11 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/4884902789.jpg
Chris Bosh will represent Miami in the 2016 Three-Point Shootout at the NBA All-Star Game.

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<![CDATA[Snoop Dogg, Super Bowl Reporter]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:13:15 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/snoop5.jpg
Rapper Snoop Dogg turned into a Super Bowl 50 “reporter” during the Broncos and Panthers press conference in Santa Clara Thursday, chatting up Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and telling Panthers linebacker...

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<![CDATA[Golden State Warriors Honored at White House]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:27:02 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/AP_82877935622.jpg
In a season of memorable moments for the Golden State Warriors, the 2015 NBA Champions can add a White House visit to that list.

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<![CDATA[Jerry Rice Poses as Lyft Driver]]> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 15:01:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/jerry-rice-lyft-driver-super-bowl.jpg
A handful of lucky Lyft riders got a huge surprise in the Bay Area recently. The rideshare service used hidden cameras to capture reactions when Hall of Famer and 49ers legend Jerry Rice went undercover as...

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<![CDATA[Broncos Player Sent Home After Questioned in Prostitution Sting]]> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 02:31:48 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/ryan-murphy.jpg
Ryan Murphy, a member of the Denver Broncos' practice squad, was questioned and released by Bay Area sheriff's deputies during a prostitution sting Tuesday. Authorities determined Murphy was not involved...

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<![CDATA[Manning Calls HGH Allegations 'Complete Junk']]> Tue, 02 Feb 2016 21:46:17 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/199*120/0201peytonmanning2.jpg
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning said at Super Bowl Media Night he wants to make it clear that the allegations made against him in an Al Jazeera documentary about sports doping are "complete junk."

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<![CDATA[3 Broncos Buses Collide in Bay Area]]> Tue, 02 Feb 2016 02:14:07 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/2016-02-01_14-54-41.jpg
Three Denver Broncos team buses collided with each other in Sunnyvale shortly after leaving a Super Bowl 50 practice session Monday. California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers were providing a security...

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<![CDATA[Heat: Dwyane Wade Named Player of the Week in East]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 16:11:19 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-4608602581111.jpg
Dwyane Wade was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Panthers Put on Show at NHL All-Star Game]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 15:43:16 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-507811114.jpg
The Panthers were well represented at the NHL All-Star Game on Sunday in Nashville.

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<![CDATA[Heat Cruise to Fourth Straight Victory]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2016 15:40:00 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-507815926.jpg
The Heat easily beat the Atlanta Hawks for their fourth straight win on Sunday in Miami.

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