<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Sports]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.comen-usWed, 27 Jul 2016 07:39:48 -0400Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:39:48 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Heat Add Dion Waiters: Report]]> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 19:13:02 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-466612012.jpg
The Heat reportedly agreed to a deal with Dion Waiters on Monday afternoon

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<![CDATA[Marlins Finally Score in Win Over Phillies]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:17:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-477035306.jpg
After 24 scoreless innings in a row, Miami found the plate and beat the Phillies 5-0 on Tuesday

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<![CDATA[NFL Player Arrested Following South Beach Hotel Assault]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:44:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Nigel+Bradham+Mug1.jpg
Nigel Bradham, now a member of the Philadelphia Eagles, is accused of beating up a hotel employee along with others after a dispute over an umbrella.

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<![CDATA[Federer to Sit Out Olympics After Knee Injury]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:10:06 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Federer-GettyImages-545911056.jpg
Swiss tennis star Roger Federer will be sitting out the Rio Olympics and the rest of the 2016 season. Federer, 34, announced his decision Tuesday on Facebook, citing a knee injury and a long road to recovery.

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<![CDATA[Greatest College Athletes in Olympic History]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:28:42 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-635223587.jpg
Throughout history, American colleges have been well represented in the Olympics. Here's a look at nine top Olympic athletes who have made schools across the country proud.

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<![CDATA[Golden Moment: Miracle on Ice Still Resonates 36 Years Later]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:34:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/212*120/rsz_ap_636060640767_1.jpg
They were kids, really. Twenty in all, from places named Scituate, Massachusetts, and White Bear Lake, Minnesota. Their task was to represent their country in the 1980 Winter Olympics.

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<![CDATA[Football in Rio: Devon Allen, Jahvid Best]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:35:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/split2-allen-best.jpg
Two former NCAA football stars will be running in Rio: Oregon's Devon Allen and Cal's Jahvid Best.

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<![CDATA[Golden Moment: Jesse Owens Shines in Hitler's Germany]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:53:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/jesse-owens-berlin.jpg
Jesse Owens claimed four Olympic gold medals in Berlin, in the 100 meters, 200 meters, 4x100 relay and the long jump. Owens tied the world record in the 100 meters and set world records in the 200 meters...

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<![CDATA[Golden Moment: Michael Johnson's Double Gold]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:54:00 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/michael-johnson3.jpg
The moment has been immortalized in Olympic history. Michael Johnson, backpedaling, his arms outstretched and his mouth agape, gold sneakers — the image of a man reveling in triumph and accomplishment.

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<![CDATA[Meet Team USA: Athletes to Watch in Rio]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:50:20 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/3-split-athletes.jpg
Michael Phelps is a household name. In the next month, Simone Biles may become one. Phelps, who with 22 medals is the most decorated Olympian of all time, has dominated four Olympics and come out of retirement...

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<![CDATA[Marlins Held Scoreless for Second Straight Game]]> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:23:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-580956982.jpg
The Marlins were shutout for the second game in a row in their 4-0 loss on Monday

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<![CDATA[Marlins Drop Series to Mets]]> Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:07:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-579546658.jpg
The Mets won Sunday's series finale 3-0 to take two of three from the Marlins

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<![CDATA[Stanton Powers Marlins Past Mets]]> Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:07:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-579384148.jpg
Giancarlo Stanton hit a two-run home run in Saturday's critical win over the Mets

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<![CDATA[Marlins' Ichiro Closes in on Historic Hit]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:27:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-537481066.jpg
Ichiro Suzuki is only four hits away from reaching the 3,000 hit club in a Marlins uniform

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<![CDATA[Olympian Ousted for Pot in 2012 Hopes for Redemption in Rio]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:26:43 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/Nicholas+Delpopolo+2.jpg
A New Jersey judoka who was expelled from the London 2012 Olympics after he tested positive for marijuana is looking for a second chance in Rio, according to reports. Nick Delpopolo, 27, has trained hard...

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<![CDATA[Marlins Open Big Series With Loss to Mets]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 22:42:31 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-531136476.jpg
The Marlins began a series against the New York Mets on Friday with a 5-3 loss

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<![CDATA[Marlins Tally 16 Hits to Take Series Finale]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 22:37:04 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-578543652.jpg
The Marlins won Thursday's game 9-3 to take three out of four from the Phillies

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<![CDATA[NBA Teams, Players React to All-Star Game Move]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 22:01:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/238*120/usa-adam-silver-nba-slideshow.jpg
Caving in to mounting pressure to move the annual event, the NBA joined a growing list of high-profile organizations, businesses and celebrities that have canceled events and pulled business out of North...

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