<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Sports]]> Copyright 2014 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, 23 Apr 2014 13:23:34 -0400 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:23:34 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Chalmers Questionable For Game 2 With Bruised Knee]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:25:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/464398975.jpg
Heat guard Mario Chalmers is questionable for game two of the series with Charlotte.

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<![CDATA[Fernandez Matches Career High With 14 Strikeouts in Win]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:24:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/486148109.jpg
Jose Fernandez was dominant on Monday striking out 14 in a 1-0 win for Miami

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<![CDATA[Focus On Bosh As Heat Prepare For Game 2]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:46:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Chris-Bosh-January-23-2014.jpg
If the Miami Heat wants to make it to the NBA Finals for a fourth-straight season and capture a third-straight championship, the team will need a lot more out of center Chris Bosh.

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<![CDATA[Super Mario Out in Game 2?]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:20:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/chalmers477863751.jpg
The Miami Heat may be without starting point guard Mario Chalmers when the team takes the court again on Wednesday for Game 2 of the first round playoff series against the Charlotte Bobcats.

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<![CDATA[Marathon Winner's Family Celebrates]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:52:55 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/marathon+winner+204.JPG
Meb Keflezighi’s parents and sister huddled around a small computer screen inside their Chula Vista home. They watched Meb take a big lead in one of the world’s premiere running events, the Boston...

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<![CDATA[Marlins Fight Back But Fall to Braves]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:09:43 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/485955929.jpg
The Marlins fought back to tie the game on Monday only to lose in extra innings

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<![CDATA[Heat Start Title Defense With 99-88 Win Over Bobcats]]> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:57:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/485759827.jpg
The Heat opened their title defense with a 99-88 win over the Charlotte Bobcats on Sunday

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<![CDATA[Marlins Come From Behind To Complete Sweep of Seattle]]> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:13:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/485755093.jpg
The Marlins completed a sweep of the Seattle Mariners on Sunday with a comeback in the eighth inning

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<![CDATA[Alvarez Leads Marlins To Second Straight Win]]> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:09:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/485680685.jpg
Henderson Alvarez pitched a two-hit shutout for the Marlins on Saturday in their 7-0 win

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<![CDATA[90 mph Fastball Hits Player in Face]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:27:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/041914+DeShields+Twitter.jpg
A player for the Corpus Christi Hooks, a minor league baseball team in Texas, was hit by a fastball traveling at 90 miles per hour. DeLino DeShields, Jr. said he didn't feel any pain when the ball slammed...

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<![CDATA[Stanton Hits Walk-Off Grand Slam To Give Marlins 8-4 Win]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:52:22 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/485147207.jpg
Giancarlo Stanton hit a walk-off grand slam on Friday to give the Marlins a 8-4 win

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Golfer Flees Hornet Attack on Course]]> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:35:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Larrazabal.jpg
A Spanish golfer jumped into a nearby lake to escape a swarm of hornets then continued on despite his stinging injuries.

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<![CDATA[Secret Service Threatened to Shoot Mr. Met: Book]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:11:15 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/mr-met-cohen.jpg
A secret service agent once threatened to shoot Mr. Met if he approached the president during a baseball game at Shea Stadium, according to the man who once portrayed the baseball-headed mascot. AJ Mass, who...

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<![CDATA[McNabb Spends Day in AZ Jail ]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:12:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/mcnabb+arrested+mugshot+background.jpg
Former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb has been released from an Arizona jail after serving a one-day sentence for a DUI arrest late last year. Records released by Maricopa County Justice...

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<![CDATA[Heat to Take on Bobcats in First Round of Playoffs]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:34:55 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/463585371.jpg
The Heat will take on the Charlotte Bobcats in the first round of the playoffs starting Sunday

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<![CDATA[Nationals Blast Away Marlins With Late Power Surge]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:57:20 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/485147187.jpg
The Marlins saw a 3-0 lead turn into a 6-3 loss quickly on Wednesday against the Nationals

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<![CDATA[LeBron and Bosh To Sit in Finale For Heat]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:54:11 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/115950701.jpg
LeBron James and Chris Bosh will be given the night off on Wednesday as the Heat wrap up the regular season

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<![CDATA[Koehler Dominates Nationals as Marlins End Eight-Game Skid]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:15:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/182047134.jpg
The Marlins ended an eight-game losing streak on Tuesday with an 11-2 win over the Nationals

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<![CDATA[Marlins Three Losses Away From Franchise Record ]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:01:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/482071493.jpg
The Miami Marlins have lost eight games in a row and only three games shy of a franchise record

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<![CDATA[White Hot Heat Week Kicks Off With Car Decal Event]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:28:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/heat+mascot.jpg
The Miami Heat are getting fans pumped for the playoffs with the 2014 White Hot Heat Week kicking off Monday with their car decal event.]]>
<![CDATA[49ers' Aldon Smith Arrested For False Bomb Threat]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:59:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/10-9-2013-aldon-smith.jpg
49ers star linebacker Aldon Smith was taken into custody by police at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday after making a bomb threat. According to the police statement, Smith was randomly selected for a...

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<![CDATA[Hurricanes Show Off New Look Prior to Spring Game]]> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 10:34:27 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/new+hurricanes+uniforms.jpg
The Miami Hurricanes unveiled their much anticipated new look on Saturday before their spring game

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<![CDATA[2 Hernandez Associates Indicted on Murder Charge]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:08:20 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/hernandezq.jpg
Two associates of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez were indicted Friday on murder charges, in connection with his alleged fatal shooting of a semi-professional football player last]]>
<![CDATA[Kaepernick Rips Report]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:11:43 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/461570031.jpg
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick slammed media reports that he is being investigated by Miami police for sexual assault. In a series of three tweets first sent at 7:30

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<![CDATA[Heat Fan Wins $1,000 Shopping Spree With Birdman ]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:08:07 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/176*120/170992000.jpg
A Miami Heat fan took a trip to the store she won't soon forget, leaving an area Winn-Dixie with a cart of free groceries and memories of a shopping spree with Chris "Birdman" Andersen.

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<![CDATA[Kaepernick Probed in Hotel Incident]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 06:57:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP8942224809.jpg
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being investigated by police in Miami in connection to an incident that allegedly involves a woman who passed out inside a luxury hotel

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<![CDATA[Marlins Blow Five Run Lead, Fall For Third Straight Time]]> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 23:09:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/483642345.jpg
The Miami Marlins have now lost three games in a row after a 10-7 loss to the Washington Nationals

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<![CDATA[Batkid Throws 1st Pitch, Draws Praise, Criticism ]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:41:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/batkid6.jpg
Batkid threw the first pitch at the Giants Home Opener on Tuesday, and his appearance drew both praise and criticism.

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<![CDATA[Marlins Place Turner on Disabled List ]]> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:38:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/482316057.jpg
The Miami Marlins placed SP Jacob Turner on the disabled list on Wednesday and recalled Arquimedes Caminero

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<![CDATA[UMass Basketball Player Announces He's Gay]]> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:30:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/ncaa_h3.jpg
UMass guard Derrick Gordon has become the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball.

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