<![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-usSat, 10 Dec 2016 19:21:28 -0500Sat, 10 Dec 2016 19:21:28 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Week 14 Preview: Cardinals at Dolphins]]> Sat, 10 Dec 2016 10:41:49 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-613628790.jpg
The Dolphins will look for win #8 on the season when they host the Cardinals on Sunday

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<![CDATA[Cavs Make it Look Easy in 114-84 Win Over Heat]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:52:07 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-626885150.jpg
The Heat were no match for the NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday

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<![CDATA[Sunday Night Football Preview ]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:38:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/PR40F-148131878161200001.jpg
A preview of Sunday Night Football, when the 11-1 Dallas Cowboys take on the only team to defeat them this season, the New York Giants.]]>
<![CDATA[Local HS Teams Compete For State Titles This Weekend]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:35:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Generic-Football-4573.jpg
The event is being held over three days this year – after originally being a two weekend scheduled event, but being consolidated when college football’s Atlantic Coast Conference moved their championship game in...]]>
<![CDATA[Panthers' Skid Hits Four in 5-1 Loss to Penguins at Home]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:22:28 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-628641970.jpg
The Panthers returned home with similar results on Thursday as they lost a fourth straight game

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<![CDATA[Exclusive Interview With Raiders Quarterback Derek Carr ]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:46:43 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2016-12-08+at+9.45.53+AM.png
Thursday night the 10-2 Oakland Raiders take on the 9-3 Kansas City Chiefs in a battle for first place in the AFC West on your NBC station.]]>
<![CDATA[Injury-Riddled Heat Fall to Hawks]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 23:11:58 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-628404798.jpg
The shorthanded Heat were right back on the road on Wednesday and fell to the Hawks in Atlanta

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<![CDATA[Sunday Night Football Preview: Giants vs. Cowboys]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:41:24 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-602993368.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys and breakout rookie Dak Prescott can atone for their only loss of the season — and win their division — when they play the New York Giants on Sunday Night Football.

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<![CDATA[Marlins Add Jeff Locke on One-Year Deal: Report]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:19:50 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-5359243181.jpg
The Marlins beefed up their pitching staff by reportedly signing Jeff Locke on Wednesday

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<![CDATA[Heat Fall to 2-8 at Home With Loss to Knicks]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:51:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-628129582.jpg
The Heat continued to struggle at home with their 114-93 loss to the Knicks on Tuesday

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<![CDATA[Panthers' Rough Trip Continues With Loss to Bruins]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:55:03 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-624775070.jpg
The Panthers fell for the fourth time on their current road trip with a loss to the Bruins on Monday

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<![CDATA[Florida State, Michigan Selected for 2016 Orange Bowl]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:40:33 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-503034366.jpg
The two teams have met twice before – with Michigan winning their contest in 1986 and Florida State coming out on top in 1991.

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<![CDATA[Dolphins' Winning Streak Ends in Baltimore]]> Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:04:51 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-627667010.jpg
The Dolphins had their six-game winning streak come to an end on Sunday in Baltimore

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<![CDATA[Heat Complete Road Trip With Loss to Blazers]]> Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:37:30 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-615934350.jpg
The Heat finished their road trip 2-1 with their loss to the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday

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<![CDATA[Marlins Set Sights on Three Top Closers: Report]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 04:54:54 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-619335800.jpg
The Marlins reportedly have interest in all three of the top free agent closers

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<![CDATA[Thursday Night Football Preview: Chiefs vs. Raiders]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:36:17 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-617476462-chiefs-raiders-oct-2016.jpg
Derek Carr has emerged as one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL this year. Now he’s got a chance to lead his team to a major win. First place and an inside track to the AFC West title are on the line...

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<![CDATA[Hurricanes Headed to Russell Athletic Bowl]]> Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:58:54 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-622865282.jpg
The Hurricanes will take on the Mountaineers in the Russell Athletic Bowl on December 28th

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<![CDATA[High Stakes for Miami Dolphins on Sunday ]]> Sat, 03 Dec 2016 12:01:33 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/209*120/112716+fins+vs+49ers.jpg
When the Miami Dolphins beat the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, the Fins moved one step closer to becoming an unlikely playoff team

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<![CDATA[Panthers Blanked in Ottawa]]> Sun, 04 Dec 2016 07:16:05 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-624774982.jpg
The Panthers were shut out by the Senators on Saturday in Ottawa

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<![CDATA[Heat Continue Success on Road With Win in Utah]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:35:11 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-626336598.jpg
The Heat improved to 5-5 on the season with their 111-110 win over the Jazz on Thursday

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<![CDATA[Soccer Players Who Missed Doomed Flight Cope With Loss]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:23:06 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/soccer-plane-crash.jpg
Players of Brazil’s Chapecoense soccer team who did not travel on the ill-fated flight that crashed Monday are suddenly left to mourn their teammates, NBC News reported.“I still have the chance to hug and kiss...

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<![CDATA[Panthers Fall to Blackhawks in Rowe's Debut]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2016 23:35:14 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-624857724.jpg
The Tom Rowe era got off to a rough start with a 2-1 Florida loss on Tuesday

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<![CDATA[LeBron James Is Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of Year]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:23:53 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/kingjamesja.jpg
LeBron James delivered on a promise and ended decades of Cleveland sports misery in 2016.For leading the Cavaliers to an NBA title and ending the city's 52-year title drought, James was chosen as Sports...

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<![CDATA[Taking the Plunge: Michael Phelps Looks to Dip Into Tech ]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:30:06 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/mikemikemike.jpg
Michael Phelps wants to dive into Silicon Valley's investment opportunities as he tries to make the transition from Olympic swimming star and product pitchman to entrepreneur.

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<![CDATA[Heat Finish Strong in Victory Over Nuggets]]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 23:35:49 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-626885164.jpg
The Heat began a road trip with a 106-98 win over the Nuggets in Denver on Wednesday

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<![CDATA[I Miss Him: Barkley Reveals He and Jordan No Longer Friends]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 11:16:09 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/jordanbark.jpg
NBA Hall-of-Famer Charles Barkley gave an interview on the Dan Le Batard radio show this week where he explained, despite a recent photo that had been making the rounds, he and once close pal Michael Jordan have...

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<![CDATA[Dolphins DT Leon Orr Arrested for Marijuana Possession]]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:55:52 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/113016+leon+orr.jpg
Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Leon Orr was arrested for marijuana possession in Collier County, officials said.

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<![CDATA[Serena Williams on Sexism: Being a Woman Is Not a 'Flaw']]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:26:22 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/serenaserena.jpg
Serena Williams served up another ace. Only this time it was in the form of an open letter about sexism and wage disparity between males and females in sports.The letter, initially written for Porter...

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<![CDATA[Local Soccer Fans, Brazilians in Mourning After Plane Crash]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:28:10 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Lamis+Plane+Crash+Debris+5.jpg
Soccer fans and Brazilians in South Florida are in mourning following the airplane crash in Colombia involving the Chapecoense soccer team.
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<![CDATA[Marlins Sign Edinson Volquez]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 11:47:36 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-595427138.jpg
The Marlins are signed free agent starting pitcher Edinson Volquez to a two-year deal

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<![CDATA[Panthers Fire Head Coach Gerard Gallant]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 05:13:09 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-621675256.jpg
The Panthers moved swiftly to fire head coach Gerard Gallant following Sunday's loss

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<![CDATA[Shorthanded Heat Fall to Celtics]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2016 11:13:12 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-616087524.jpg
The Heat were hampered by injuries in their 112-104 loss to the Celtics on Monday

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