<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Sports]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.comen-usTue, 17 Jan 2017 23:17:16 -0500Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:17:16 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Obama Honors Victorious Cubs: 'Took You Long Enough']]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:09:52 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631831536.jpg
The Chicago Cubs arrived to the nation's capital Sunday night ahead of a planned Monday visit with President Barack Obama at the White House in the final days of his presidency.

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<![CDATA[Heat Pull Off Huge Upset to Halt Skid]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:01:46 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-502108786.jpg
The Heat opened a four-game homestand with a win over one of the best teams in the NBA

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<![CDATA[Jamaican Bobsled Team Crowdfunds for Coach]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:55:41 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Jamaican+Bobsled+Team.jpg
The climatologically challenged team is attempting to crowdfund a salary for a head coach for the next Olympic games in 2018 in PyeongChang, according to a GoFundMe page posted by the team's social media...

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<![CDATA[SD Companies Won't Move Chargers]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:23:55 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/176*120/Dean+Spanos+vs+Jacksonville.JPG
So the Chargers said they are going to move to Los Angeles. Now they actually have to MOVE to Los Angeles. Anyone who has ever moved before understands what an undertaking this is.
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<![CDATA[Panthers Outduel Blue Jackets 4-3]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:29:49 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630480966.jpg
The Panthers beat the Blue Jackets on Saturday in a game that featured seven goals

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<![CDATA[Minnesota Wild Apologize After 'Violent' Mascot Skit]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 16:18:09 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/nordy+birthday+mn+wild+skit.png
Hockey fans are used to seeing some pretty brutal fights on the ice, but it’s usually between the players – not the mascots.Not the case at Thursday night’s game between the Minnesota Wild and the Montreal...

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<![CDATA[Heat End Trip With Loss to Bucks]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 22:55:47 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631577198.jpg
The Heat closed out their six-game road trip with a 116-108 loss to the Bucks on Friday

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<![CDATA[Panthers Fall Behind Early in Loss to Islanders]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 22:25:58 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-637069428.jpg
The Panthers fell behind early and were unable to recover in their 5-2 loss on Friday

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<![CDATA[Marlins Come to Terms With Five Players]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:24:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-541390276.jpg
The Marlins avoided arbitration with five players including closer A.J. Ramos on Friday

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<![CDATA[The Internet Roasts the New LA Chargers Logo ]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:44:27 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/chargers-dodgers.gif
When the Chargers organization announced the move to Los Angeles Thursday, they changed their logo on social media, and fans unleashed an all-out blitz.
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<![CDATA[Chargers Move to LA]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:40:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Chargers-Fan-Sad-GettyImages-630777752.jpg
Chargers Chairman Dean Spanos announced the NFL team’s move to Los Angeles on Thursday, a change that had been discussed for months and dreaded by many in San Diego. "After much deliberation, I have made...

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<![CDATA[Miami Heat's Charter Plane Slides on Runway, No One Hurt]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 07:49:59 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/235*120/011217+miami+heat+plane+slides+on+runway.jpg
The aircraft slid on the runway due to icy conditions around 9 p.m. local time. No one was injured on board the Boeing 737 and the team tweeted a message that everyone was able to get off the plane without...

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<![CDATA[Cubs to Visit White House Before Obama Leaves Office]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 20:13:50 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-621152150.png
The move is slightly unusual. The reigning World Series champions normally make the traditional White House visit during the following MLB season.

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<![CDATA[Dolphins Hopeful For Next Season After Making Playoffs]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 18:23:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/011117+miami+dolphins+season+ender.jpg
The Miami Dolphins talked about what the future holds for the team at Wednesday's end of the season press conference.]]>
<![CDATA[Dolphins' Landry and Ajayi Headed to Pro Bowl]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 18:06:33 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-497293964.jpg
The Dolphins will have four players at the Pro Bowl with Jarvis Landry and Jay Ajayi added to the roster

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<![CDATA[Panthers' Trocheck Named to All-Star Game]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:44:29 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-636601404.jpg
The Panthers will be represented by Vincent Trocheck at this year's NHL All-Star Game

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<![CDATA[Biles, Raisman Ditch Leotards for Bikinis in New SI Issue]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:17:27 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/allysimone.jpg
The two gold medal-winning Olympians are ditching their leotards for slightly more revealing attire. Both women will appear in the next Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue.

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<![CDATA[Steelers Bring High-Powered Offense to Kansas City]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:30:58 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/SteelersChiefs.jpg
A recovered Ben Roethlisberger brings a Steelers offense doing almost everything right into Kansas City on Sunday for a shot at the AFC championship game.The Steelers quarterback aggravated an old foot injury...]]>
<![CDATA[Dolphins See Bright Future After Adam Gase's First Season]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:04:03 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-598577926.jpg
The Dolphins first year head coach turned a team that hadn't been to a playoff game in eight years into believers. He convinced them that after a disappointing 1-4 start to the season, they could still be...

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<![CDATA[Panthers' Luongo Shuts Devils Out in Return]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 21:42:05 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631360084.jpg
Roberto Luongo returned from an injury with a 3-0 shutout win over the Devils on Monday

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<![CDATA[Carli Lloyd Wins FIFA Best Player Award]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:03:35 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631342200.jpg
Lloyd beat Olympic gold medalist Melanie Behringer of Germany and five-time winner Marta of Brazil.

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<![CDATA[Cristiano Ronaldo Wins FIFA Best Player Award ]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 14:53:11 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631342524.jpg
He beat runner-up and great rival Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann to complete a sweep of top individual awards.

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<![CDATA[Top Images From the 2017 NFL Playoffs]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:23:44 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631697042.jpg
Check out some of the best images from the playoffs of the 2016-2017 NFL season.

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<![CDATA[Heat Fall for Eighth Time in Nine Tries]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 05:15:29 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630926832.jpg
The Heat fell for the ninth time in the last ten games with their 98-86 loss on Sunday

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<![CDATA[Dolphins' Playoff Run Ends in Pittsburgh]]> Sun, 08 Jan 2017 17:55:34 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631227582.jpg
The Dolphins had their postseason come to a quick end with their 30-12 loss in Pittsburgh on Sunday

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<![CDATA[Dolphins Quarterback Returns After Violent Hit]]> Sun, 08 Jan 2017 15:42:56 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-630769150.jpg
Matt Moore is tougher than we are. But should he have returned to the game?

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<![CDATA[Pittsburgh Restaurant Bans Fish for Playoff Game]]> Sun, 08 Jan 2017 12:25:24 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/fish+ban+in+pittsburgh.jpg
A large number of Dolphins fans have invaded Steeler country for Miami's first playoff game in 8 years.

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<![CDATA[Bruins Blow Out Panthers in Sunrise]]> Sat, 07 Jan 2017 22:01:41 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631167716.jpg
The Panthers fell to the Bruins by a final of 4-0 on Saturday at BB&T Center

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<![CDATA[NFL Playoffs: Thomas Rawls Leads Seattle Past Detroit 26-6]]> Sat, 07 Jan 2017 23:57:27 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP_302614932023-SEA-DET-NFC.jpg
The formula that has led the Seattle Seahawks to unmatched success over the past five seasons returned.Thomas Rawls rushed for a franchise playoff-record 161 yards, Paul Richardson made one of the catches...

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<![CDATA[Panthers Beat Predators on Jagr Night]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 22:53:06 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-628635786.jpg
On a night they honored Jaromir Jagr, the Panthers beat the Predators 2-1

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<![CDATA[Wild Card Preview: Dolphins at Steelers]]> Sat, 07 Jan 2017 12:31:44 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-615046786.jpg
The Dolphins will play their first playoff game since 2008 on Sunday in Pittsburgh

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<![CDATA[Dolphins Preparing For Cold Weather Ahead of Sunday's Game]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 07:56:21 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/163*120/GettyImages-454302823.jpg
The 1 PM kickoff will see partly cloudy conditions and a high between 10 and 15 degrees with a light wind of between five and 10 miles per hour.

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<![CDATA[Orlando City SC Honors Pulse Shooting Victims in New Stadium]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:41:14 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/orlando-united-soccer-team-rainbow.jpg
Orlando City SC unveiled 49 seats in their new stadium done in the colors of the rainbow flag – done in memory of the 49 people killed in the June 12th incident on the popular gay nightclub.

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<![CDATA[Heat Forward Justise Winslow to Undergo Shoulder Surgery]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 21:54:59 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-629860788.jpg
Justise Winslow will likely miss the remainder of the season due to shoulder surgery

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<![CDATA[Harlem Globetrotter Sinks 100-Foot Shot From Oracle Roof]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 07:17:34 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/0104-2016-Globetrotter.jpg
It's tough to top some of the highlights Stephen Curry and the rest of the Golden State Warriors have provided fans over the years at Oracle Arena, but the visiting Harlem Globetrotters did just that with...

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<![CDATA[Panthers Drop Fifth Straight Home Game]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 21:55:30 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630982886.jpg
The Panthers fell for the fifth straight time at BB&T Center on Wednesday

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