Entries by Michael Sonbeek

Florida Panthers open camp with high hopes

The Florida Panthers open training camp today as they prepare for a season in which they have higher expectations than ever. At a time in Miami sports when is the lowest it’s been in years,  with the Dolphins tanking, Marlins rebuilding and the Heat coming off a half a decade of mediocrity, the Panthers have […]

Going Dutch: International Soccer

@DutchBeek quickly gives his thoughts on two big international soccer games that happened yesterday. The Netherlands defeated Germany 4-2 in European Cup Qualifying, while the United States had a disappointing defeat vs Mexico in a friendly. Going Dutch is a new video segment by Mike Sonbeek who will give his thoughts on sporting events and […]

Going Dutch: On the Dolphins’ Tunsil trade

Mike Sonbeek (@DutchBeek) of Fantasy on 5 and other 5 Reasons Sports properties breaks down the Miami Dolphins trade of Laremy Tunsil and Kenny Stills. The Dolphins acquired two first round picks, a 2nd round picks and two players from the Texans in exchange for Tunsil and Stills. There were rumor of a Jadeveon Clowney […]

Marlins offense hits rock bottom, maybe

The Marlins have hit rock bottom. Probably. We hope, anyway. Anyone that pays even a little attention to baseball knows that the 2019 Miami Marlins weren’t going to be good. They’re only in year two of the rebuild and most of their best prospects are still in the lower levels of the Minor Leagues. Despite […]

Open Letter to Dwyane, from a Fan

Dwyane: Before I start…. this is not a post for pity. It’s out of deep appreciation, for the impact you made on my life, and in the lives of other kids like me. Growing up, life hadn’t always been easy. Having been born with a heart condition that eventually led to two open heart surgeries, […]