<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Sports]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.comen-usWed, 04 May 2016 17:25:21 -0400Wed, 04 May 2016 17:25:21 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Heat Star Chris Bosh Officially Out for Playoffs]]> Wed, 04 May 2016 17:01:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-524266880.jpg
The Heat announced on Wednesday that Chris Bosh will not return for the playoffs

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<![CDATA[Road to the Triple Crown: Kentucky Derby Training]]> Wed, 04 May 2016 12:03:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-526522954-horse.jpg
Follow along with the best racehorses and jockeys in the world compete for the chance to become the 13th Triple Crown winner.

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<![CDATA[Heat Open Conference Semifinals With Win in Toronto]]> Wed, 04 May 2016 15:03:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-527851526.jpg
The Heat picked up a big win in Toronto to begin the Eastern Conference semifinals on Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Marlins Fight Back For Eighth Win in Nine Tries]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 22:36:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-527860290.jpg
The Marlins came back to win Tuesday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks by a final of 7-4.

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<![CDATA[49ers Seek Rent Relief]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 22:27:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/0115-2016-LevisStadium.jpg
The relationship between the San Francisco 49ers and the City of Santa Clara continues to sour.The team on Tuesday announced it has filed for arbitration in an ongoing rent dispute with the Santa Clara Stadium...

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<![CDATA[Former FIU Women's Basketball Captain Arrested]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 18:38:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/050316+destini+feagin.jpg
A former Florida International University women's basketball team captain who accused her coach of sexual misconduct has been arrested on theft charges, authorities said Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Former Dolphins Coach Don Shula Admitted to Hospital]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 20:15:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082013+don+shula.jpg
Legendary former Miami Dolphins coach Don Shula was admitted to the hospital, according to a statement from his family.

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<![CDATA[Marlins Trip to Puerto Rico in Danger of Being Canceled: Report]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 15:55:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-85302246.jpg
The Marlins and Pirates may not play two planned games in Puerto Rico due to Zika virus concerns

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<![CDATA[Ex-NFL Star Refutes Rape Charges]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 21:51:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/49ER+PRESSER+-+10454427.jpg
Attorneys for former San Francisco 49er Dana Stubblefield fired back Tuesday against allegations that the NFL star raped a disabled woman, calling the charges "absolutely ridiculous" and saying Stubblefield's...

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<![CDATA[Ex-49er Raped Disabled Woman: DA]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 14:22:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/stubblefield+file+-+00013206.jpg
Former San Francisco 49er Dana Stubblefield was charged Monday with raping a disabled woman after an investigation that lasted over a year, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney's...

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<![CDATA[Fairy Tale Champions: Why Long-Shot Leicester Matters]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 19:37:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/521847280-premier-league-champions-leicester-city.jpg
Long-shot Leicester City, a soccer team most people in America probably haven't even heard of, have been crowned champions of the biggest soccer league in the world. Their first-ever title, which they clinched...

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<![CDATA[Heat vs Raptors Playoffs Preview]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 11:59:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-501929042.jpg
The Heat will take on the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference seminflnals

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<![CDATA[What Makes a Triple Crown-Winning Horse?]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 11:06:06 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-480966886.jpg
"The 37-year wait is over! American Pharaoh is finally the one! American Pharaoh has won the Triple Crown!"Those words from famed horse racing announcer Larry Collmus at the Belmont Stakes last year marked the...

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<![CDATA[Black Cat Slips Onto NHL Rink]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 12:02:13 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/IMG_9617.jpg
The San Jose Sharks got an unexpected visit Friday.Before the NHL team beat the Nashville Predators 5-2 at the SAP Center, a black cat crept out of the player bench area and scurried onto the ice.As...

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<![CDATA[Marlins Allow 14 Runs as Win Streak Ends]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 17:53:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-526912014.jpg
The Marlins saw their seven game winning streak come to an end on Sunday in Milwaukee

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<![CDATA[Panthers' Jagr Named as Finalist for Masterton Trophy]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 16:27:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-522214800.jpg
Panthers winger Jaromir Jagr was named as a finalist for the Masterton Trophy on Sunday

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<![CDATA[Heat Advance to Second Round With Easy Win in Game Seven]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 15:22:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-526902306.jpg
The Heat easily beat the Hornets on Sunday to advance to the second round of the NBA playoffs

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<![CDATA[Marlins Move Over .500 With Seventh Straight Win]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 10:19:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-526659066.jpg
Miami has a winning record after picking up a seventh straight victory on Saturday

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<![CDATA[Heat Force Game Seven With Win in Charlotte]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:59:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-524237298.jpg
The Heat beat the Hornets on Friday to force a seventh game in the series.

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<![CDATA[Philly's 'Steph Curry'-Brand Heroin]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:25:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/steph+curry+heroin+cp.jpg
Basketball superstar Steph Curry seems to be everywhere these days. At the White House with President Obama, on the cover of a parenting magazine and now on a brand of heroin.SEPTA police confiscated a set of...

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<![CDATA[US Synchro Swimmers]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 17:03:31 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/0427-2016-SynchroSwimmers.jpg
Synchronized swimming, or synchro for short, has been called the most difficult sport in the Olympic Games.This year, Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva will be the only swimmers representing the United States...

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<![CDATA[Tunsil Attends Press Conference After 'Allergic Reaction']]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:11:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042916+laremy+tunsil+presser.jpg
The Miami Dolphins think they got the second best player in the NFL draft, with the 13th pick. But there's a catch. A big, bizarre, controversial catch.

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<![CDATA[Marlins Nearly No-Hit Brewers in Sixth Straight Win]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:40:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-526199756.jpg
The Marlins were within two outs of a combined no-hitter in their sixth straight win.

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<![CDATA[Marlins' Gordon Suspended 80 Games for PED Violation]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:19:50 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-519277774.jpg
Defending NL batting champion Dee Gordon was suspended for 80 games on Friday

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<![CDATA[Dolphins Select Laremy Tunsil in First Round]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 21:58:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/512485362-Laremy-Tunsil-nfl-combine.jpg
Miami selected Laremy Tunsil with their first round pick in the NFL draft on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Best Style Moves from the NFL Draft Red Carpet]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:07:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-525682684-elliott.jpg
See all the best shots from the 2016 NFL Draft red carpet in Chicago, Illinois, on Thursday, April 28, 2016.

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<![CDATA[Kentucky Derby: Test Your Horse Race Knowledge]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 09:27:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP_522153153543.jpg
The 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby will be held May 7 at Churchill Downs, featuring spectacular hats, plenty of bourbon and some of the fastest thoroughbreds in the world.

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<![CDATA[Heat On Brink of Elimination After Loss at Home]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 22:44:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-525152962.jpg
The Heat were beaten by the Hornets on Wednesday and now trail 3-2 in the series

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<![CDATA[US Women's Hoop Team Named]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 18:16:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/2016++Olympic+sue+bird.jpg
The 2016 U.S. Olympic women’s basketball team will have a strong connection to the University of Connecticut.UConn head women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma is the head coach of the U.S.

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<![CDATA[Visualizing the Olympics: Medal Counts & More]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 15:54:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-149332217-edited.jpg
Which countries have the most gold medals? And how much does it cost to host an Olympic Games? Get ready for the Rio Olympics – and the answers to those and many other Olympic-related questions – with this...

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<![CDATA[Multiple Dolphins Defensive Starters Skip Minicamp]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 20:36:50 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-459946802.jpg
Reshad Jones, Ndamukong Suh, Mario Williams and Koa Misi all missed the first day of minicamp

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<![CDATA[Road to Rio: Join in Olympic Fever 100 Days Out]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:59:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/gymnasts-olympics.jpg
The Rio Olympics are 100 days off, and the buzz is all about who will represent Team USA. While many athletes have earned their spots and a chance to bring home the gold, others will be vying for a place on the...

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