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Miami Heat open at home against Grizzlies

Miami Heat open at home against Grizzlies

When you are desperate for NBA content, you take what you can get. So it is every August with the league's schedule release, which just tells you that your team is playing all the teams you would expect them to play -- only adding the when to the who. So now we know some things ...
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Why did teams pass on Dolphins’ Preston Williams?

He goes by the unicorn. But there isn't just a solitary reason why a player of Preston Williams' talent was available to the Miami Dolphins after the draft. Our Chris Kouffman (@CKParrot) called this when the Dolphins signed Preston Williams, gushing over his tape. And even as Williams flashed on the Davie field, day after ...
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Jarren Williams named QB1

Jarren Williams is the Hurricanes’ QB1

Well, that was suspenseful. Manny Diaz, the new coach of the Miami Hurricanes, hadn't revealed much about the quarterback competition between holdovers Jarren Williams and N'Kosi Perry, and transfer Tate Martell. But a day before Media Day, Diaz spilled the goods. The winner is Williams, who nearly left the program last season, a couple of ...
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Sean Newcomb

Sean Newcomb finds redemption after loss to Marlins on Saturday

/ / Baseball, South Florida
The Miami Marlins didn't have enough leftover magic from Saturday's thrilling comeback win to carry them over to Sunday. Sean Newcomb helped secure the Atlanta Braves' 5-4 win with two strikeouts in the bottom of the eighth before Andrew Swarzak came in to finish the inning. It was enough to be considered redemption after giving ...
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Jon Berti

Miami Marlins rookie Jon Berti is on fire

/ / Baseball, South Florida
Since returning from the injured list on July 31, Jon Berti is batting .400 (16 for 40) with 6 RBI and four stolen bases. He served as the spark plug to the Miami Marlins late inning rally. They beat the Atlanta Braves 7-6 in 10 innings after a walk-off sac fly by Martin Prado. He ...
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Miami Heat

O Captain! My Captain! What Haslem return means for Miami Heat

The OG is back to protect the CULTURE for a 17th season. Jimmy Butler was the “orca” acquisition Riley had been craving, but don’t discount the importance of bringing back Mr. 305 for the Miami Heat. We all know the narrative around Haslem at age 39, UD has seen the twitter chatter too. Yet, anybody ...
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3 Things We Want to Know After Tonight’s Canes Scrimmage

3 Things We Want to Know After Tonight’s Canes Scrimmage

With just 14 days remaining before the Canes head up to Orlando to face Florida, many questions still surround this team's roster. I break down what I feel are 3 major roster questions we want to be answered by the time tonight’s scrimmage is over with.  Question #1: The Big Uglies Let’s start with one ...
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Chandler Cox

Chandler Cox giving Miami Dolphins much-needed physicality

Think back to the last time the Miami Dolphins had a fullback. More than likely, the name Lousaka Polite springs to mind. Polite was the bruiser, they guy that was given the ball when it was third and short and Miami needed a first down. Unremarkable, but reliable, and steadfast. Since then, the Dolphins have ...
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Josh Rosen risks

Dolphins head coach Brian Flores wants Josh Rosen to curb risk taking

One major difference between Miami's current quarterbacks and the one that departed in the offseason is their willingness to take chances. Both Ryan Fitzpatrick and Josh Rosen are aggressive in their decision-making, a trait put on full display during the Dolphins win against the Falcons. They attempted plays that can only be described as incredible ...
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Kenny Stills gets death threats, doesn't back down

Kenny Stills gets death threats, doesn’t back down

Preston Williams, the undrafted free agent that our Chris Kouffman (@CKParrot) told you all about on the day he signed, was the star of the Dolphins' 34-27 win in their preseason opener. But that's not the receiver everyone ran to first in the Dolphins locker room. That, naturally, was Kenny Stills, after the outspoken community ...
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Robert Nkemdiche signing

Dolphins sign DL Robert Nkemdiche to 1-year contract

The Miami Dolphins are adding another player to their ranks. Just hours before their first preseason game against the Atlanta Falcons, former Arizona Cardinals first round pick Robert Nkemdiche is signing a 1-year contract. This comes after he was released by the Cardinals in late July for failing a physical, per ESPN's Adam Schefter. Dolphins ...
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Conoce a Christian Makoun, tercer refuerzo del Inter Miami

Conoce a Christian Makoun, tercer refuerzo del Inter Miami

Christian Makoun fue anunciado este martes por el Internacional de Miami como su tercer fichaje de cara a lo que será su debut en la MLS en la temporada 2020. El venezolano de 19 años llega a Miami y es el tercer jugador de esa edad que contrata el Inter, que aún sigue sin dar ...
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#HeatLifer Udonis Haslem Will Officially Return For His 17th Season

#HeatLifer Udonis Haslem Will Officially Return For His 17th Season

/ / Basketball, South Florida
As anticipated 3x Champion Udonis Haslem will once again lace up his Size 18 shoe for his 17th season as a member of the Miami Heat #TheCaptainsBack !!!! Haslem, AKA Mr. 305 made it official today on his Instagram Account, which is getting a LOT of buzz/love from current and former athletes; he then reposted ...
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Miami Dolphins Camp Quickie Notes: Day 11

Miami Dolphins Camp Quickie Notes: Day 11

Day 11 - The last practice before they p;ay actual Football. - There is however one last Training Camp practice on Saturday. - Coach Flores is late. - He's here. - OL knee brace use is encouraged for camp to reduce the possibility of lower extremity injuries- Coach Flores - Everybody will be ready to ...
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Miami Dolphins Camp Quickie Notes: Day 10

Miami Dolphins Camp Quickie Notes: Day 10

Day 10 - The team moved up the Coach Flores Availability without me knowing, but they could not defeat my earlier than usual arrivals. Coach Flores would like me. - No time table for Reshad Jones' return- Coach Flores. (Also, not serious) - It will be exciting for both guys on Thursday (Both Coordinators calling ...
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